There are 20 hospice facilities serving Petersburg, Illinois. This includes 2 facilities in Petersburg and 18 nearby. Hospice costs in Illinois range from about $111 to $200 per day, with an average expenditure running around $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 the same as the US average of $55,080.
Petersburg is a small city in Menard County within the State of Illinois. It is part of the Springfield metropolitan area. Though the city includes 6,154 inhabitants, the encompassing area has a total population of 178,369. Residents over the age of 55 comprise around 34% of the total population.
Petersburg has an average SeniorScore™ of 69. The city's mean household income is $54,000 ($28,000 on a per capita basis), in comparison to an average of $54,000 for the state of Illinois. The mean housing price in Petersburg is $205,500, which is somewhat higher than the state average of $187,500. The city also has a low unemployment rate of roughly 4.37%.
Petersburg has tolerable average temperatures, with tolerable winters and pleasant summers. The area receives low levels of rainfall annually. Petersburg has good air quality in relation to other cities.