There are 15 hospice facilities near Story City, Iowa. Hospice costs in Iowa range from around $111 to $200 daily, with an average cost running about $153. The per month cost averages around $4,590 and ranges between $3,330 and $6,000. Annually, the mean cost is around $55,080, which is on par with the US average of $55,080.
Located within Story County, Story City is a small town in the State of Iowa. It is part of the Ames metropolitan statistical area. Though the encompassing area has 61,870 people, there are just 4,420 living within the city. The senior community constitutes around 34% of the total population.
Story City has an above average SeniorScore™ of 79. The city has a mean per capita income of $30,000 and a mean household income is $56,000 (the Iowa state average is $52,000). The median housing price in Story City is $207,000, which is higher than the state average of $153,000. Story City also has a low unemployment rate of around 4.87%.
Story City has harsh average temperatures, with cold winters and mildly warm summers. The area receives low levels of rainfall each year. Compared to other American cities, Story City has an exceptionally low crime rate and good air quality.