The cost of memory care is typically 20 to 30% more than the cost of assisted living. To determine the cost in Hendersonville and across the state, we added 25% to the cost of assisted living from the 2021 Genworth Cost of Care Survey.
The cost of memory care in Hendersonville is $6,248 per month. This is $1,235 more than the state average and $623 more than the national average. Most cities in the state have lower memory care costs, including Charlotte, Greensboro and New Bern at $5,500, $4,750 and $4,556. Wilmington, at $6,568 per month, is Hendersonville’s only peer city that has a higher cost for memory care.
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Homemaker services and home health aides are both ideal for seniors who prefer to remain in their homes, and both cost around $4,957 per month. Homemaker services provide daily care, while a home health aide also adds some medical care. Adult day health care is the least expensive option at $1,083. Assisted living, which is for those with varying needs, costs around $4,998, and a nursing home offers the most comprehensive level of care. A semiprivate room costs around $7,665, while a private room is around $9,186.
Home Health Aide
Adult Day Health Care
Assisted Living Facility
Nursing Home (Semiprivate room)
Nursing Home (Private room)
Note: Data for Hendersonville was unavailable, so data for the nearest city, Asheville, was used instead.