There are 9 hospice facilities serving Florence, Alabama. This includes 3 facilities in Florence and 6 nearby. The costs per day of hospice care in Alabama range from $111 up to $200, with a mean cost running about $153. The per month expense averages about $4,590 and ranges between $3,330 and $6,000. Yearly, the mean cost is around $55,080, which is on par with the nationwide average of $55,080.
Florence is a medium sized city in Lauderdale County in Alabama. It is included in the Florence-Muscle Shoals metropolitan area. Though the encompassing metropolitan area is home to 113,243 residents, there are 63,217 living in the city. Those who are over 55 compose 30% of the population.
Florence has a good SeniorScore™ of 74. The city has an average per capita income of $22,000. The median household income is $36,000 vs an average of $40,000 for the whole of Alabama. The current unemployment rate is roughly 8.63% and the median housing price is $111,000, which is lower than the Alabama average of $145,500.
Florence has mild average temperatures, with very mild winters and temperate summers. The city gets very high levels of rainfall annually. Florence has a higher than average rate of crime and average air quality compared to other cities in the United States.