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Residential Care Homes in Tennessee

Tennessee has 891 total senior housing providers. Included in this are 16 residential care homes. According to data published by Medicare, the median cost of residential care communities in Tennessee is $31,185 annually, with costs ranging between $975 and $4,200 per month. The monthly national average cost is about $2,625.

The metropolitan area of Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol has the highest residential care community costs in the state of Tennessee, with prices ranging from $1,054 per month up to $3,638 per month and an average yearly cost of around $35,978. The lowest residential care home costs in the state are around the Morristown area, where they range from $1,814 to $2,711 per month. Here, the average yearly cost runs about $27,032.

The SeniorScore™ for Tennessee is 71. The state contains a total population of 6,339,942, which makes it the 17th largest state in the country. Among this populace, approximately 29% are seniors. Residents have an average life span of approximately 76.3.

The per capita income in Tennessee is around $24,242. The mean household income is $60,753, with median earnings of about $46,676. The state has a very low general cost of living. Presently, it has an unemployment rate of roughly 9.39%.

With mean temperatures ranging between 45.3 and 68.7 degrees Fahrenheit, Tennessee has a generally cooler climate. The average temperature throughout the year is around 57.5 degrees.

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