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Residential Care Homes in Illinois

Illinois has 2,363 total senior care providers. Included in this are 32 residential care homes. With costs of residential care homes in Illinois generally ranging from $786 to $4,875 per month, the median yearly cost adds up to around $34,241. The monthly national average cost is approximately $2,625.

The highest residential care home expenses in the state of Illinois are found in the Chicago-Naperville-Elgin metro area where they range between $2,243 per month and $6,863 per month, with an average cost of approximately $44,055 annually. The lowest residential care community prices in Illinois are in and around the Carbondale-Marion area. Here, costs range between $1,013 and $3,638 per month, with an average annual expense of approximately $27,126.

Illinois has a good SeniorScore™ of 70. With a combined population of 12,830,581, the state ranks as the 5th biggest state in the nation. Within this population, approximately 28% are over the age of 55. The average life expectancy is around 79 years.

Citizens of Illinois make an average of approximately $76,236 in household income per year. The median household earnings are $60,137. On a per capita basis, residents make roughly $29,331. The general cost of living in the state is high. It presently has an unemployment rate of roughly 9.58%.

With mean temperatures ranging between 39.7 and 60.1 degrees Fahrenheit, Illinois has a generally cooler climate. The average annual temperature is around 50.4 degrees.

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