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Assisted Living in Tennessee

There are 891 senior living providers in Tennessee, which include 465 assisted living communities. Costs of assisted living facilities in Tennessee generally range from $1,300 to $5,600 per month, with median costs coming in around $41,580 per year. The nationwide median cost for all 50 states is about $3,500 monthly.

The highest assisted living costs in the state of Tennessee are found in the Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol metro area where prices range between $1,405 per month and $4,850 per month, with an average cost of about $47,970 per year. The lowest assisted living costs in Tennessee are in and around the Morristown area, where they average about $36,042 annually and range from $2,418 to $3,615 per month.

Tennessee has a good SeniorScore™ of 71. As reported by the latest census information, the state contains a total population of about 6,339,942, which makes it the 17th largest state in the nation. Among this population, about 29% are seniors. The average life expectancy is around 76.3 years of age.

The average income per household in Tennessee is $60,753, with median earnings of approximately $46,676. People who reside in the state earn roughly $24,242 on an individual basis. The general cost of living in the state is very low. It currently has an unemployment rate of about 9.39%.

Average temperatures in Tennessee generally range from 45.3 to 68.7 degrees Fahrenheit. Overall, it has a cooler climate, with an average annual temperature of around 57.5 degrees.

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