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Retirement Homes in New Jersey

New Jersey contains 122 retirement homes , with 822 total senior care providers servicing the state. With costs of retirement homes in New Jersey generally ranging from $1,104 to $5,115 monthly, the median annual cost comes in around $35,838. The monthly nationwide average cost is approximately $1,925.

The Northern New Jersey metropolitan area generally has the highest retirement home expenses in the state of New Jersey, with prices ranging between $1,804 per month and $5,528 per month and an average yearly cost of around $45,870. The lowest retirement home prices in New Jersey are in the Ocean City area. Here, costs range between $2,035 and $3,365 per month, with an average yearly cost of around $32,399.

The SeniorScore™ for New Jersey is 72. It has a total population of approximately 8,791,894, which makes it the 11th largest state in the US. Among this populace, about 27% are seniors. The average life expectancy is around 80.3 years of age.

The average household income in New Jersey is $96,017, with a median income of approximately $76,347. People who reside in the state make about $35,669 on an individual basis. It currently has an unemployment rate of about 8.76% and the overall cost of living is very high.

New Jersey generally has a cooler climate, with average annual temperatures of about 52.6 degrees Fahrenheit. The low temperature is about 42.1 and the high temperature averages 62 degrees.

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