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Retirement Homes in Maine

According to our records, the state of Maine has 297 senior living providers, which include 57 retirement homes. Costs of retirement homes in Maine generally range from $1,760 to $4,422 per month, with the median cost coming in around $32,670 per year. The national average cost for the entire country is approximately $1,925 per month.

The highest retirement home costs in the state of Maine are found in the Portland-South Portland metropolitan area where prices range between $2,640 per month and $3,793 per month, with a median cost of around $36,353 yearly. The lowest retirement home costs in the state are in and around the Lewiston-Auburn area. Here, costs range from $1,597 to $3,094 per month, with an average yearly cost of approximately $30,096.

Maine has a medium SeniorScore™ of 68. The state is the 41st biggest state in the nation. It has an aggregate population of about 1,328,255. Of this total, around 35% are 55 years of age or older. On average, residents have a life expectancy of around 79.2 years.

Residents of Maine bring in an average of about $62,168 in household earnings on an annual basis. The median earnings per household are $49,422. On a per capita basis, residents bring in around $26,184. It has a very high general cost of living and currently has an unemployment rate of around 7.18%.

Maine generally has a very cold climate, with average annual temperatures around 45.4 degrees Fahrenheit. The low temperature is approximately 34.6 and the high temperature averages 55.1 degrees.

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