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Independent Living in Louisiana

Louisiana has 651 total senior care providers. This includes 79 independent living communities. Costs of independent living communities in Louisiana generally range between $1,127 and $3,168 per month, with the average cost running around $20,831 annually. The national median cost for the entire country is around $1,925 monthly.

The Hammond metropolitan area generally has the highest independent living costs in Louisiana, with annual costs of around $31,162 and ranging from $2,078 per month up to $3,116 per month. The lowest independent living prices in Louisiana are in and around the Monroe area. Here, costs range between $1,334 and $1,581 per month, with an average yearly cost of around $16,500.

The SeniorScore™ for Louisiana is 73. It has a total population of about 4,532,830, which makes it the 25th biggest state in the country. Within this population, approximately 26% are over the age of 55. On average, residents have a life span of about 75.7.

The average per capita income in Louisiana is about $23,884, with an average household income of $61,140, and a median income of about $45,666. The state has an average general cost of living and presently has an unemployment rate of roughly 8.16%.

Louisiana generally has a mild climate, with average annual temperatures near 66.9 degrees Fahrenheit. The low temperature is around 56 and the high temperature averages 76.8 degrees.

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