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Home Care in Alabama

Alabama has 698 total senior housing providers. This includes 168 home healthcare providers. According to information published by Medicare, the median cost of home healthcare providers in Alabama is $36,608 per year, with costs ranging between $3,120 and $6,480 per month. The national average cost for the entire country is around $4,800 per month.

The metropolitan area of Birmingham-Hoover has the highest in-home care expenses in the state of Alabama, with prices ranging between $14 per hour and $20 per hour and a median yearly cost of around $41,184. The lowest home healthcare prices in the state are in and around the Dothan area. Here, costs range from $15 to $16 per hour, with an average yearly cost of approximately $34,320.

Alabama has a good SeniorScore™ of 72. It is the 23rd largest state in the country. It has an aggregate population of approximately 4,779,588. Within this total, around 28% are seniors. Residents have on average a life expectancy of around 75.4.

The income per capita in Alabama is about $23,585. The mean income per household is $59,062, with a median income of roughly $45,642. The overall cost of living in the state is low. It currently has an unemployment rate of approximately 9.72%.

With average temperatures ranging from 50.4 to 74 degrees Fahrenheit, Alabama has a generally warmer climate. The average annual temperature is around 62.7 degrees.

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