Phoenix is the largest metro area in the state. It also has the most expensive average nursing home costs as well. The average skilled nursing facility is running $8,459 a month. Assisted Living averages $3,850 a month. Adult Day Care Centers average $2,167 a month. Care at home, based on a 44-hour week, averages $4,767 a month. The Phoenix metro includes Avondale Buckeye, Chandler, Gilbert, Glendale, Goodyear, Mesa, Peoria, Scottsdale, Surprise, Tempe.
Tucson is the second-largest metro area in Arizona and home of the University of Arizona. The average skilled nursing facility is running $8,213 a month. Assisted Living averages $4,044 a month. Adult Day Care Centers average $1,733 a month. Care at home, based on a 44-hour week, averages $4,671 a month.
Other population centers in Arizona include Apache Junction, Bullhead City, Casa Grande, El Mirage, Flagstaff, Fountain Hills, Kingman, Lake Havasu City, Marana, Maricopa, Oro Valley, Prescott, Prescott Valley, Queen Creek, Sahuarita, San Luis, Sierra Vista, and Yuma