There are 9 hospice facilities serving Carthage, Texas. This includes 3 facilities in Carthage and 6 nearby. Hospice costs in Texas range from around $111 to $200 per day, with a median expenditure running around $153. The monthly expense averages around $4,590 and ranges between $3,330 and $6,000. Yearly, the mean cost is about $55,080, which is the same as the nationwide average of $55,080.
Carthage is a small city in Panola County in Texas. While the encompassing statistical area is home to 2,225,317 inhabitants, there are 13,977 within the city itself. 29% of the local residents are 55 and over.
The SeniorScore™ for Carthage is 68. The city's median household income is $51,000 ($25,000 per person), in comparison to the average of $47,000 for the entire state of Texas. The median home price in Carthage is $130,500, which is somewhat lower than the state average of $142,500. The city has a moderate unemployment rate of about 7.34%.
Carthage has ideal average temperatures, with very mild winters and very balmy summers. The area receives very heavy levels of rain each year. Compared to other American cities, Carthage has moderate air quality and a higher than average crime rate.