There are 8 nursing homes serving Heavener, Oklahoma. This includes 1 in Heavener and 7 nearby. Nursing home care costs in Oklahoma range from around $105 to $205 per day, with a mean cost running about $145. The per month expense averages about $4,350 and ranges between $3,150 and $6,150. On a yearly basis, the average cost is about $52,925, which is under the US average of $77,380.
Costs for nursing home care in Heavener generally range between $139 per day and $200 per day. The median cost is about $163 per day, or about $59,313 annually.
Located within Le Flore County, Heavener is a small city in the State of Oklahoma. It is part of the Fort Smith metropolitan area. The surrounding metropolitan area has 66,273 inhabitants, but there are 5,959 within the city. The senior community currently composes around 23% of the overall population.
Heavener has a below average SeniorScore™ of 59. The city has an average per capita income of $15,000 and an average household income is $34,000 (the Oklahoma state average is $41,000). The current unemployment rate is about 8.58% and the average home price is $102,000, which is relatively lower than the state average of $117,000.
Heavener has mild mean temperatures, with comfortable winters and very warm summers. The area receives very high amounts of rainfall each year. Compared to other cities, Heavener has moderate air quality ratings and a low crime rate.