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Assisted Living in North Carolina

There are 2,265 senior living providers in the state of North Carolina, which include 1,162 assisted living facilities. Costs of assisted living communities in North Carolina typically range between $1,100 and $7,895 monthly, with the average cost coming in around $35,280 yearly. The monthly national average cost is approximately $3,500.

The metro area of Wilmington generally has the highest assisted living costs in North Carolina, with prices ranging between $2,640 per month and $4,908 per month and a median annual cost of approximately $50,850. The lowest assisted living costs in North Carolina are in the Burlington area. Here, costs range between $1,247 and $4,062 per month, with an average yearly expense of around $28,200.

North Carolina has an above average SeniorScore™ of 72. It is the 10th biggest state in the US. It has a total population of approximately 9,535,477. Of this populace, approximately 29% are 55 years of age or older. On average, residents have a life span of about 77.8.

The mean income per household in North Carolina is $63,282, with median earnings of approximately $48,525, and per capita income of around $25,311 per year. The overall cost of living in the state is average. It presently has an unemployment rate of approximately 9.67%.

With mean temperatures ranging from 46.7 to 69.9 degrees Fahrenheit, North Carolina has a generally cooler climate. The average temperature throughout the year is approximately 58.7 degrees.

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