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Nursing Homes in Tennessee

Tennessee has 449 nursing home facilities, with 891 total senior living providers serving the state. Costs of nursing home facilities in Tennessee typically range between $4,350 and $8,370 per month, with the average cost running around $67,525 annually. The national average cost for the entire country is about $6,360 per month.

The highest nursing home expenses in the state of Tennessee are found in the Chattanooga metropolitan area where they range from $170 per day up to $300 per day, with a median cost of around $88,983 yearly. The lowest nursing home costs in the state are in and around the Clarksville area, where they range between $152 and $280 per day. Here, the average yearly expense runs around $68,620.

Tennessee has an above average SeniorScore™ of 71. The state ranks as the 17th biggest state in the country. It has a combined population of 6,339,942. Of this number, approximately 29% are over the age of 55. Residents have an average life span of approximately 76.3.

The average per capita income in Tennessee is around $24,242, with a mean household income of $60,753, and a median income of about $46,676. The state has a current unemployment rate of approximately 9.39% and a very low overall cost of living.

Average temperatures in Tennessee generally range between 45.3 and 68.7 degrees Fahrenheit. Overall, it has a cooler climate, with a mean annual temperature of around 57.5 degrees.

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