There are 8 retirement homes serving Huntsville, Alabama. This includes 5 in Huntsville and 3 nearby. The mean cost per day for retirement home care in Alabama is approximately $53, with costs running between $17 and $106 daily. On a per month basis, this equates to a mean expense of $1,591, with costs ranging from about $495 up to $3,168. The mean annual cost is $19,100, which is below the US average of $23,100.
Costs of retirement home care in Huntsville, AL typically range between $1,891 per month and $2,104 per month. The average cost is around $1,998 per month, or around $23,968 per year.
Located within Madison County, Huntsville is a mid-size city in Alabama. With 190,178 residents living inside the city itself and 336,627 in the surrounding metro area, it is the fourth largest city in Alabama. People over 55 represent approximately 25% of the total community.
Huntsville has an above average SeniorScore™ of 78. The city's mean household income is $51,000 ($29,000 per person), vs an average of $40,000 for the state of Alabama. The mean home price in Huntsville is $90,000, which is much lower than the state average of $145,500. Huntsville also has a high unemployment rate of about 10.47%.
Huntsville has mild average temperatures, with very mild winters and warm summers. The city receives very high amounts of rain each year. Compared to similarly-sized cities, Huntsville has a higher than average rate of crime and above average air quality ratings.