There are 19 hospice facilities serving Desoto, Texas. This includes 3 facilities in Desoto and 16 nearby. Hospice costs in Texas range from around $111 to $200 per day, with an average cost running about $153. The monthly expense averages roughly $4,590 and ranges between $3,330 and $6,000. Annually, the median cost is around $55,080, which is on par with the US average of $55,080.
Desoto is a small city in Dallas County, Texas. It is included in the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metro statistical area. Though the city itself is home to 48,877 residents, the surrounding metropolitan area includes a population of 5,016,388. Those 55 and over constitute 24% of the total community.
The SeniorScore™ for Desoto is 78. The city has an average per capita income of $28,000 and an average household income is $61,000 (the Texas state average is $47,000). The current unemployment rate is about 7.83% and the average housing price is $106,500, which is lower than the state average of $142,500.
Desoto has ideal average temperatures, with very mild winters and very warm summers. The area receives low amounts of precipitation each year. Desoto has an average crime rate and very low air quality in comparison to similarly-sized cities.