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Nursing Homes in Iowa

Iowa has 1,037 total senior living providers. Included in this are 535 nursing home facilities. According to information collected by Medicare, the average cost of nursing home facilities in Iowa is $61,685 yearly, with costs typically ranging from $3,600 to $7,770 per month. The national average cost for the entire country is about $6,360 per month.

The Des Moines-West Des Moines metropolitan area generally has the highest nursing home costs in the state of Iowa, with prices ranging between $164 per day and $279 per day and a median yearly cost of about $77,380. The lowest nursing home prices in Iowa are in the Davenport-Moline-Rock Island area, where they average about $64,970 annually and range from $133 to $253 per day.

Iowa has an excellent SeniorScore™ of 74. As reported by the most recent census information, it has a combined population of around 3,046,945, which makes it the 30th biggest state in the US. Among this populace, approximately 30% are over the age of 55. The average life expectancy is about 79.7 years of age.

The mean household income in Iowa is $64,003, with median earnings of approximately $51,846. Those who reside in the state bring in about $26,128 on a per capita basis. The overall cost of living in the state is low. It currently has an unemployment rate of about 5.57%.

Average temperatures in Iowa generally range from 37 to 58.3 degrees Fahrenheit. Overall, it has a cold climate, with an average annual temperature of about 48.1 degrees.

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