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Retirement Homes in Kentucky

The state of Kentucky has 44 retirement homes , with 612 total senior housing providers servicing the state. With costs of retirement homes in Kentucky generally ranging from $649 to $4,620 monthly, the average yearly cost comes in around $21,540. The national average cost for the entire country is around $1,925 monthly.

The Lexington-Fayette metro area generally has the highest retirement home costs in Kentucky, with prices ranging from $1,705 per month up to $3,025 per month and an average annual cost of approximately $25,900. The lowest retirement home costs in Kentucky are in the Owensboro area. Here, costs range between $970 and $1,716 per month, with a median yearly cost of around $12,352.

The SeniorScore™ for Kentucky is 74. As reported by the most current census information, it contains a combined population of approximately 4,345,548, which makes it the 26th biggest state in the country. Among this populace, around 28% are seniors. Residents have on average a life span of approximately 76.

Families in Kentucky make an average of about $57,455 of household income on an annual basis. The median household income is $44,261. On a per capita basis, residents make roughly $23,070. The state has a very low overall cost of living and currently has an unemployment rate of around 9.03%.

Average temperatures in Kentucky typically range from 43.8 to 66.1 degrees Fahrenheit. Overall, it has a cooler climate, with a mean annual temperature of approximately 55.5 degrees.

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