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Home Care in California

California has 1,402 in-home care providers, with 9,400 total senior housing providers serving the state. According to information published by Medicare, the average cost of home healthcare providers in California is $52,624 per year, with costs typically ranging from $2,640 to $8,640 per month. The national median cost for all 50 states is about $4,800 per month.

The highest in-home care expenses in the state of California are found in the San Francisco metropolitan area where prices range from $24 per hour up to $35 per hour, with a median cost of approximately $64,064 annually. The lowest home healthcare costs in California are in and around the Visalia-Porterville area, where they range between $16 and $24 per hour. Here, the median yearly expense runs approximately $45,119.

California has a good SeniorScore™ of 70. The state ranks as the largest state in the nation. It has an aggregate population of about 37,249,542. Within this population, approximately 27% are seniors. On average, residents have a life span of around 80.8 years.

The average individual income in California is approximately $29,629. The mean income per household is $82,624, with median earnings of roughly $64,680. The state presently has an unemployment rate of approximately 10.27% and the general cost of living is very high.

With mean temperatures ranging between 48.5 and 72.6 degrees Fahrenheit, California typically has a mild climate. The average temperature throughout the year is about 61.1 degrees.

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