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Home Care in Kentucky

Kentucky has 122 home healthcare providers, with 612 total senior living providers serving the state. Costs of home healthcare providers in Kentucky typically range from $3,360 to $6,000 per month, with the median cost coming in around $44,616 yearly. The nationwide median cost for all states is around $4,800 monthly.

The highest home healthcare expenses in the state of Kentucky are found in the Lexington-Fayette metropolitan area where they range from $17 per hour up to $21 per hour, with an average cost of about $43,769 per year. The lowest in-home care costs in the state are around the Owensboro area, where they average approximately $36,608 yearly and range between $13 and $19 per hour.

Kentucky has an exceptional SeniorScore™ of 74. The state is the 26th largest state in the US. It has a combined population of about 4,345,548, 28% of which are seniors. On average, residents have a life expectancy of about 76.

Families in Kentucky earn an average of around $57,455 in household earnings annually. The median household earnings are $44,261. On an individual basis, residents earn around $23,070. The state has a current unemployment rate of around 9.03% and a very low overall cost of living.

With mean temperatures ranging between 43.8 and 66.1 degrees Fahrenheit, Kentucky has a generally cooler climate. The average temperature throughout the year is around 55.5 degrees.

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