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Independent Living in Delaware

There are 114 senior care providers in the state of Delaware, which include 34 independent living communities. According to data published by Medicare, the average cost of independent living communities in Delaware is $36,300 annually, with costs typically ranging between $1,647 and $3,250 monthly. The monthly nationwide average cost is about $1,925.

The SeniorScore™ for Delaware is 74. With a total population of around 897,925, the state ranks as the 45th largest state in the nation. Within this population, approximately 29% are over the age of 55. Residents have on average a life expectancy of about 78.4.

The average individual income in Delaware is approximately $29,645. The mean household income is $76,205, with median earnings of around $62,012. The overall cost of living in the state is high and it presently has an unemployment rate of roughly 7.7%.

Delaware generally has a cooler climate, with average annual temperatures around 55.3 degrees Fahrenheit. The low temperature is around 44.9 and the high temperature averages 64.5 degrees.

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