There are 18 hospice facilities serving Mount Vernon, Washington. This includes 2 facilities in Mount Vernon and 16 nearby. Hospice costs in Washington range from about $111 up to $200 per day, with a mean cost running about $153. The monthly cost averages around $4,590 and ranges between $3,330 and $6,000. On a yearly basis, the average cost is around $55,080, which is the same as the nationwide average of $55,080.
Mount Vernon is a small city in Skagit County within Washington. The encompassing metro area includes 5,380,824 residents, but there are 45,330 living within the city itself. Approximately 26% of the residents are over 55.
Mount Vernon has a medium SeniorScore™ of 65. The median housing price in the city is $375,000, which is somewhat higher than the Washington average of $325,500. Mount Vernon also has an average unemployment rate of roughly 8.43%. The city's median household income is $52,000 ($26,000 on a per capita basis), versus an average of $51,000 for the whole of Washington.
Mount Vernon has harsh mean temperatures, with medium winters and calm summers. The area gets low amounts of rain annually. In relation to other cities in the US, Mount Vernon has above average air quality ratings, above average water quality ratings, and an average crime rate.