There are 8 hospice facilities serving Dequincy, Louisiana. This includes 1 facility in Dequincy and 7 nearby. The average daily cost for hospice in Louisiana is $153, with costs running between $111 and $200 daily. On a monthly basis, this equates to an average expenditure of $4,590, with costs ranging from about $3,330 to $6,000. The average yearly cost is $55,080, which is on par with the national average of $55,080.
Dequincy is a small city in the State of Louisiana. It is located within Calcasieu Parish and is included in the Lake Charles metropolitan area. While the city is home to 7,604 people, the encompassing statistical area has a population of 156,779. The senior community constitutes about 27% of the total population.
The SeniorScore™ for Dequincy is 69. The median home price in the city is $121,500, which is somewhat less than the Louisiana average of $141,000. Dequincy has a high unemployment rate of roughly 11.48%. The city's median household income is $42,000 ($22,000 per capita), vs an average of $41,000 for the whole of Louisiana.
Dequincy has ideal average temperatures, with very mild winters and very balmy summers. The city receives very high levels of precipitation annually. Dequincy has very poor air quality when compared to other cities in the US.