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Home Care in South Carolina

The state of South Carolina has 96 in-home care providers, with 830 total senior housing providers serving the state. According to information collected by Medicare, the median cost of in-home care providers in South Carolina is $41,184 per year, with costs typically ranging from $3,120 to $5,520 per month. The monthly nationwide median cost is approximately $4,800.

The metropolitan area of Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufor generally has the highest in-home care expenses in the state of South Carolina, with prices ranging from $18 per hour up to $27 per hour and an average yearly cost of about $48,574. The lowest in-home care prices in South Carolina are in and around the Sumter area. Here, they range between $17 and $18 per hour, with a median yearly cost of approximately $40,040.

South Carolina has a good SeniorScore™ of 72. According to the most recent census data, it contains a total population of approximately 4,625,364, which makes it the 24th biggest state in the nation. Among this population, about 28% are seniors. The average life expectancy is approximately 77 years of age.

The income per capita in South Carolina is around $23,907. The mean household income is $59,641, with a median income of roughly $45,630. The overall cost of living in the state is average. It presently has an unemployment rate of about 10.25%.

Average temperatures in South Carolina generally range from 50.6 to 73.7 degrees Fahrenheit. Overall, it has a warmer climate, with an average annual temperature of about 62.7 degrees.

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