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Assisted Living in South Dakota

South Dakota has 246 total senior housing providers. This includes 144 assisted living facilities. Costs of assisted living facilities in South Dakota typically range between $1,900 and $6,215 monthly, with the median cost coming in around $37,320 yearly. The national median cost for all states is about $3,500 monthly.

The metropolitan area of Rapid City generally has the highest assisted living costs in the state of South Dakota, with prices ranging from $2,788 per month up to $4,350 per month and an average yearly cost of approximately $42,000. The lowest assisted living prices in the state are in the Sioux Falls area, where they average about $36,000 annually and range from $1,900 to $4,775 per month.

South Dakota has a good SeniorScore™ of 71. The state ranks as the 46th biggest state in the US. It has a total population of around 813,464, 31% of which are seniors. Residents have on average a life expectancy of about 79.5 years.

Families in South Dakota bring in an average of approximately $61,400 in household earnings yearly. The median earnings per household are $48,382. On an individual basis, residents bring in around $24,953. The overall cost of living in the state is average. It currently has an unemployment rate of around 5.15%.

With average temperatures ranging from 32.8 to 58.1 degrees Fahrenheit, South Dakota has a generally very cold climate. The average temperature throughout the year is around 46.1 degrees.

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