There are 20 hospice facilities serving Decatur, Georgia. This includes 9 facilities in Decatur and 11 nearby. The daily costs for hospice in Georgia range from $111 up to $200, with a mean expenditure running approximately $153. The per month cost averages about $4,590 and ranges between $3,330 and $6,000. Yearly, the mean cost is around $55,080, which is on par with the national average of $55,080.
Decatur is a medium-sized city in the State of Georgia. It is located in DeKalb County and is included in the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta metropolitan statistical area. It is the seventh biggest city in the state. Though the city itself contains 167,967 people, the surrounding metropolitan area includes a population of 4,265,707. Those over the age of 55 comprise around 23% of the total community.
The SeniorScore™ for Decatur is 74. The city has a mean per capita income of $26,000 and a mean household income is $50,000 (the Georgia state average is $41,000). The current unemployment rate is around 15.52% and the mean housing price is $145,500, which is relatively less than the state average of $163,500.
Decatur has mild mean temperatures, with very mild winters and balmy summers. The area receives very large levels of precipitation each year. Decatur has very low air quality and a lower than average rate of crime in relation to other cities in the United States.