There are 7 hospice facilities serving Brookings, South Dakota. This includes 1 facility in Brookings and 6 nearby. The costs per day of hospice in South Dakota range from $111 up to $200, with an average cost running about $153. The monthly cost averages around $4,590 and ranges between $3,330 and $6,000. Annually, the median cost is around $55,080, which is on par with the national average of $55,080.
Brookings is a small city in Brookings County, South Dakota. It is the fifth largest city in the state, with 24,530 inhabitants living inside the city itself and 314,519 in the surrounding area. Those over the age of 55 compose around 17% of the total population.
The SeniorScore™ for Brookings is 68. The city has a mean per capita income of $21,000 and a mean household income is $41,000 (the South Dakota state average is $47,000). The current unemployment rate is roughly 5.13% and the mean housing price is $115,500, which is somewhat less than the state average of $130,500.
Brookings has extreme mean temperatures, with severely cold winters and mildly warm summers. The city receives ideal amounts of rain annually. Brookings has a lower than average rate of crime and above average air quality ratings compared to other American cities.