There are 20 hospice facilities serving Dowagiac, Michigan. This includes 1 facility in Dowagiac and 19 nearby. The daily costs of hospice in Michigan range from $111 to $200, with an average expenditure running approximately $153. The monthly expense averages roughly $4,590 and ranges between $3,330 and $6,000. On a yearly basis, the average cost is around $55,080, which is equal to the US average of $55,080.
Dowagiac is a small city in Cass County, Michigan. It is included in the South Bend-Mishawaka metro area. While the encompassing metro area contains 34,040 residents, there are 14,805 within the city limits. About 30% of the population are over 55.
Dowagiac has an average SeniorScore™ of 66. The mean home price in the city is $144,000, which is somewhat less than the state average of $177,000. Dowagiac has a high unemployment rate of around 10.38%. The city's mean household income is $37,000 ($20,000 per person), vs the average of $46,000 for the whole of Michigan.
Dowagiac has extreme mean temperatures, with tolerable winters and pleasant summers. The area receives average levels of rain each year. Compared to other cities, Dowagiac has poor air quality.