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Residential Care Homes in Kentucky

Kentucky has 15 residential care homes , with 612 total senior living providers serving the state. According to data collected by Medicare, the median cost of residential care communities in Kentucky is $29,374 annually, with costs typically ranging from $886 to $6,300 monthly. The national average cost for all 50 states is about $2,625 monthly.

The Lexington-Fayette metro area has the highest residential care community expenses in Kentucky, with prices ranging between $2,325 per month and $4,125 per month and an average yearly cost of approximately $35,318. The lowest residential care home costs in the state are in the Owensboro area, where they range from $1,322 to $2,340 per month. Here, the average yearly expense runs approximately $16,844.

Kentucky has an outstanding SeniorScore™ of 74. It is the 26th biggest state in the country. It has an aggregate population of 4,345,548, 28% of which are 55 years of age or older. On average, residents have a life span of approximately 76 years.

Residents of Kentucky earn an average of around $57,455 of household earnings annually. The median income per household is $44,261. On a per capita basis, residents earn about $23,070. The state has a very low overall cost of living. Presently, it has an unemployment rate of roughly 9.03%.

Kentucky generally has a mild climate, with average annual temperatures of around 55.5 degrees. The low temperature is about 43.8 and the high temperature averages 66.1 degrees.

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