There are 8 hospice facilities serving Gulfport, Mississippi. This includes 2 facilities in Gulfport and 6 nearby. Hospice costs in Mississippi range from about $111 up to $200 daily, with a median cost running approximately $153. The monthly expense averages roughly $4,590 and ranges between $3,330 and $6,000. On an annual basis, the median cost is about $55,080, which is the same as the US average of $55,080.
Gulfport is a medium-sized city in Harrison County, Mississippi. It is part of the Gulfport-Biloxi metro area. It is the second largest city in the state, with 83,530 residents living in the city itself and 189,401 in the encompassing statistical area. Those who are over the age of 55 comprise around 23% of the total population.
Gulfport has a good SeniorScore™ of 72. The city has a mean per capita income of $21,000 and a mean household income is $41,000 (the Mississippi state average is $34,000). The median home price in Gulfport is $94,500, which is somewhat less than the Mississippi average of $114,000. The city has a high unemployment rate of around 9.47%.
Gulfport has ideal mean temperatures, with very mild winters and very balmy summers. The city receives very heavy amounts of precipitation annually. When compared to other cities in the US, Gulfport has average air quality ratings.