There are 20 hospice facilities serving Nekoosa, Wisconsin. This includes 1 facility in Nekoosa and 19 nearby. The median cost / day of hospice care in Wisconsin is about $153, with costs running between $111 and $200 per day. On a monthly basis, this equates to a median expenditure of $4,590, with costs ranging from around $3,330 up to $6,000. The median annual cost is $55,080, which is on par with the nationwide average of $55,080.
Nekoosa is a small city in the State of Wisconsin. It is located in Wood County. Though the encompassing metropolitan area has 1,281,294 people, there are 8,539 living in the city limits. The senior community currently represents 38% of the total population.
Nekoosa has an above average SeniorScore™ of 72. The city has a mean per capita income of $25,000. The median household income is $48,000 in comparison to an average of $52,000 for the whole of Wisconsin. The current unemployment rate is approximately 9.58% and the median housing price is $202,500, which is somewhat less than the Wisconsin average of $234,000.
Nekoosa has harsh average temperatures, with severely cold winters and pleasant summers. The area receives low amounts of rain each year. When compared to other cities, Nekoosa has good air quality ratings.