There are 20 hospice facilities serving Ipswich, Massachusetts. This includes 1 facility in Ipswich and 19 nearby. Hospice care costs in Massachusetts range from about $111 to $200 daily, with a mean cost running about $153. The monthly cost averages about $4,590 and ranges between $3,330 and $6,000. Annually, the average cost is around $55,080, which is on par with the nationwide average of $55,080.
Located in Essex County, Ipswich is a small city in Massachusetts. It is included in the Boston-Cambridge-Quincy metro area. While the surrounding area contains 3,325,860 people, there are 13,175 living inside the city itself. Around 34% of the population are over 55.
Ipswich has an above average SeniorScore™ of 78. The average home price in the city is $613,500, which is higher than the Massachusetts average of $514,500. Ipswich also has a moderate unemployment rate of approximately 7.84%. The city's average household income is $85,000 ($42,000 on a per capita basis), versus the average of $73,000 for the entire state of Massachusetts.
Ipswich has extreme mean temperatures, with cold winters and mildly warm summers. The area receives heavy levels of rainfall annually. Ipswich has moderate air quality ratings, excellent water quality ratings, and a very low rate of crime in comparison to similarly-sized cities.