There are 20 hospice facilities serving Salem, Massachusetts. This includes 2 facilities in Salem and 18 nearby. The daily costs of hospice in Massachusetts range from $111 up to $200, with a mean expense running approximately $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 US average of $55,080.
Salem is a small city in the State of Massachusetts. It is located within Essex County and is included in the Boston-Cambridge-Quincy metro area. The city has a total population of 41,109, with 3,325,860 residents in the encompassing area. The 55-and-over community constitutes approximately 25% of the overall population.
Salem has an above average SeniorScore™ of 70. The median housing price in the city is $228,000, which is significantly less than the state average of $514,500. Salem also has a high unemployment rate of roughly 10.2%. The city's median household income is $56,000 ($31,000 per person), compared to the average of $73,000 for the state of Massachusetts.
Salem has extreme average temperatures, with cold winters and mildly warm summers. The area receives heavy amounts of precipitation each year. Salem has moderate air quality ratings, exceptional water quality ratings, and a moderate crime rate in relation to other cities in the US.