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Home Care in Texas

Texas has 5,800 senior housing providers, including 2,761 in-home care providers. Costs of home healthcare providers in Texas typically range from $2,160 to $8,640 per month, with the median cost running around $41,184 yearly. The nationwide average cost for all states is about $4,800 monthly.

The Austin-Round Rock metropolitan area generally has the highest in-home care costs in Texas, with annual costs of approximately $49,489 and ranging from $13 per hour up to $29 per hour. The lowest in-home care costs in Texas are in and around the Brownsville-Harlingen area, where they range from $13 to $15 per hour. Here, the median yearly cost runs approximately $32,833.

Texas has a very high SeniorScore™ of 75. It has a combined population of about 25,144,800, which makes it the 2nd largest state in the country. Within this population, around 26% are over the age of 55. Residents have on average a life expectancy of approximately 78.5.

The average per capita wages in Texas are around $25,594, with an average household income of $69,705, and median earnings of around $54,427. The overall cost of living in the state is low and it presently has an unemployment rate of around 7.38%.

Texas generally has a warmer climate, with average annual temperatures of around 66.4 degrees Fahrenheit. The low temperature is approximately 54.5 and the high temperature averages 77.2 degrees.

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