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Independent Living in South Dakota

There are 246 senior care providers in South Dakota, including 69 independent living communities. With costs of independent living communities in South Dakota typically ranging between $1,045 and $3,418 per month, the median annual cost comes in around $20,526. The nationwide median cost for the entire country is approximately $1,925 per month.

The Rapid City metro area generally has the highest independent living expenses in South Dakota, with yearly costs of about $23,100 and ranging between $1,533 per month and $2,393 per month. The lowest independent living costs in South Dakota are in the Sioux Falls area, where they average about $19,800 yearly and range between $1,045 and $2,626 per month.

The SeniorScore™ for South Dakota is 71. With a combined population of 813,464, it ranks as the 46th largest state in the US. Within this populace, about 31% are 55 years of age or older. On average, residents have a life span of about 79.5 years.

The average income per household in South Dakota is $61,400, with median earnings of about $48,382. People who live in the state earn about $24,953 on a per capita basis. It has an average general cost of living and a current unemployment rate of roughly 5.15%.

Average temperatures in South Dakota generally range from 32.8 to 58.1 degrees Fahrenheit. Overall, it has a harsh climate, with a mean annual temperature of around 46.1 degrees.

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