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Independent Living in Minnesota

According to our records, Minnesota has at least 1,743 senior housing providers, including 375 independent living communities. Costs of independent living communities in Minnesota generally range from $476 to $3,960 per month, with median costs coming in around $22,456 per year. The national average cost for all 50 states is around $1,925 monthly.

The Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington metro area generally has the highest independent living costs in Minnesota, with yearly costs of approximately $25,377 and ranging from $495 per month up to $5,775 per month. The lowest independent living prices in the state are in the Rochester area, where they average around $22,242 annually and range between $1,139 and $3,300 per month.

The SeniorScore™ for Minnesota is 72. The state ranks as the 21st largest state in the country. It has an aggregate population of about 5,304,141. Within this populace, about 30% are seniors. The average life expectancy is approximately 81.1.

The average individual income in Minnesota is around $30,318. The average income per household is $76,117, with median earnings of around $61,440. The general cost of living in the state is high. It currently has an unemployment rate of roughly 6.92%.

With mean temperatures ranging between 31.3 and 53 degrees Fahrenheit, Minnesota has a generally frigid climate. The average temperature throughout the year is approximately 42.7 degrees.

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