There are 18 hospice facilities serving Temple, Texas. This includes 14 facilities in Temple and 4 nearby. The daily costs of hospice care in Texas range from $111 to $200, with a median cost running approximately $153. The per month cost averages around $4,590 and ranges between $3,330 and $6,000. Annually, the average cost is about $55,080, which is equal to the nationwide average of $55,080.
Temple is a mid-size city in Bell County, Texas. It is included in the Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood metro area. While the surrounding area is home to 301,219 residents, there are 72,710 living within the city itself. The 55+ community currently comprises 25% of the total population.
Temple has an exceptional SeniorScore™ of 81. The city has a mean per capita income of $26,000 and a mean household income is $49,000 (the Texas state average is $47,000). The current unemployment rate is approximately 4.78% and the mean housing price is $79,500, which is significantly less than the Texas average of $142,500.
Temple has ideal mean temperatures, with very mild winters and very temperate summers. The area gets low levels of rain each year. Temple has a lower than average crime rate and above average air quality in relation to other cities in the United States.