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Independent Living in New Mexico

There are 292 senior care providers in New Mexico, including 72 independent living communities. According to information collected by Medicare, the average cost of independent living communities in New Mexico is $23,100 annually, with costs typically ranging between $1,045 and $3,382 per month. The monthly national median cost is around $1,925.

The highest independent living expenses in the state of New Mexico are found in the Santa Fe metropolitan area where prices range between $1,980 per month and $3,204 per month, with a median cost of approximately $28,710 yearly. The lowest independent living costs in New Mexico are in and around the Albuquerque area, where they average approximately $20,625 annually and range between $1,100 and $2,640 per month.

The SeniorScore™ for New Mexico is 69. The state has a total population of about 2,056,349, which makes it the 36th largest state in the US. Within this population, about 32% are over the age of 55. On average, residents have a life expectancy of around 78.4.

Residents of New Mexico earn an average of approximately $59,647 in household earnings per year. The median income per household is $45,952. On an individual basis, residents earn about $23,463. The state has an average overall cost of living and presently has an unemployment rate of roughly 8.26%.

With average temperatures ranging from 38.5 to 69.1 degrees Fahrenheit, New Mexico has a generally cooler climate. The average annual temperature is about 54.2 degrees.

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