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Nursing Homes in Mississippi

There are 485 senior housing providers in the state of Mississippi, which include 230 nursing home facilities. Costs of nursing home facilities in Mississippi typically range from $4,560 to $8,280 per month, with the median cost running about $74,460 annually. The national median cost for all 50 states is approximately $6,360 monthly.

The highest nursing home expenses in the state of Mississippi are found in the Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula metro area where prices range between $200 per day and $250 per day, with a median cost of about $85,775 yearly. The lowest nursing home prices in the state are in and around the Jackson area, where they range between $181 and $250 per day. Here, the average annual cost runs about $71,540.

The SeniorScore™ for Mississippi is 68. The state has a combined population of approximately 2,967,323, which makes it the 31st largest state in the US. Among this populace, approximately 26% are seniors. On average, residents have a life span of about 75 years.

Residents of Mississippi make an average of around $53,473 of household income annually. The median household income is $40,256. On a per capita basis, residents make about $20,567. The overall cost of living in the state is low and it currently has an unemployment rate of roughly 10.18%.

With mean temperatures ranging from 52.2 to 74.3 degrees Fahrenheit, Mississippi has a generally mild climate. The average temperature throughout the year is approximately 63.7 degrees.

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