There are 17 hospice facilities serving Fairfax, Virginia. This includes 4 facilities in Fairfax and 13 nearby. The average cost per day for hospice care in Virginia is $153, with costs running between $111 and $200 per day. On a monthly basis, this equates to an average cost of $4,590, with costs ranging from around $3,330 to $6,000. The average yearly cost is $55,080, which is equal to the US average of $55,080.
Located within Fairfax County, Fairfax is a mid-size city in Virginia. It is included in the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria metropolitan statistical area. Though the encompassing metropolitan area has 2,176,460 people, there are 151,929 residing in the city. Around 21% of the local residents are over 55.
Fairfax has an outstanding SeniorScore™ of 81. The city's mean household income is $107,000 ($47,000 on a per capita basis), vs an average of $51,000 for the whole of Virginia. The mean home price in Fairfax is $315,000, which is relatively higher than the Virginia average of $277,500. Fairfax also has a low unemployment rate of about 4.47%.
Fairfax has tolerable average temperatures, with tolerable winters and calm summers. The area gets average levels of precipitation annually. In comparison to other American cities, Fairfax has subpar air quality and exceptional water quality.