There are 13 hospice facilities serving New Iberia, Louisiana. This includes 4 facilities in New Iberia and 9 nearby. Hospice costs in Louisiana range from about $111 to $200 per day, with a mean expenditure running approximately $153. The monthly cost averages around $4,590 and ranges between $3,330 and $6,000. On a yearly basis, the mean cost is around $55,080, which is the same as the national average of $55,080.
Located within Iberia Parish, New Iberia is a medium-sized city in Louisiana. The encompassing area contains 857,825 residents, but there are 60,524 residing within the city limits. The senior community comprises around 23% of the total population.
New Iberia has an above average SeniorScore™ of 70. The city's median household income is $46,000 ($22,000 per person), compared to an average of $41,000 for the state of Louisiana. The median home price in New Iberia is $115,500, which is somewhat less than the Louisiana average of $141,000. The city also has an average unemployment rate of around 7.37%.
New Iberia has ideal mean temperatures, with very mild winters and very warm summers. The city gets very large levels of precipitation each year. New Iberia has poor air quality when compared to other cities in the US.