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Independent Living in Kansas

According to our records, the state of Kansas has 935 senior care providers, which include 248 independent living communities. With costs of independent living communities in Kansas generally ranging between $935 and $3,836 per month, the median annual cost runs around $24,618. The nationwide average cost for all 50 states is approximately $1,925 monthly.

The Lawrence metropolitan area generally has the highest independent living expenses in the state of Kansas, with annual costs of about $38,610 and ranging from $1,843 per month up to $4,125 per month. The lowest independent living prices in Kansas are in the Manhattan area, where they average approximately $28,504 annually and range between $1,870 and $2,493 per month.

The SeniorScore™ for Kansas is 75. With a combined population of about 2,853,186, the state ranks as the 33rd largest state in the US. Within this population, approximately 31% are 55 years of age or older. On average, residents have a life expectancy of about 78.7.

The average income per household in Kansas is $67,101, with a median income of about $54,238. Those who live in the state make roughly $26,529 on an individual basis. The general cost of living in the state is low and it presently has an unemployment rate of around 6.43%.

Average temperatures in Kansas generally range from 42.5 to 66.3 degrees Fahrenheit. Overall, it has a mild climate, with an average annual temperature of around 54.9 degrees.

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