There are 20 hospice facilities serving Ferndale, Washington. This includes 2 facilities in Ferndale and 18 nearby. Hospice costs in Washington range from about $111 to $200 per day, with a median expenditure running around $153. The per month cost averages about $4,590 and ranges between $3,330 and $6,000. On a yearly basis, the median cost is about $55,080, which is on par with the national average of $55,080.
Ferndale is a small city in Whatcom County within Washington. While the surrounding metropolitan area contains 5,380,824 inhabitants, there are 22,361 living inside the city itself. 25% of the local residents are over 55.
Ferndale has a medium SeniorScore™ of 66. The city has a mean per capita income of $27,000 and a mean household income is $60,000 (the Washington state average is $51,000). The current unemployment rate is approximately 8.85% and the mean home price is $399,000, which is relatively higher than the state average of $325,500.
Ferndale has harsh average temperatures, with tolerable winters and calm summers. The area receives low amounts of rain annually. Ferndale has a lower than average rate of crime and exceptional air quality in relation to other cities in the United States.