Retire in Guilford

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Get health and safety information on Guilford.

Healthcare Overview

Number of ranked counties in state: 8

County Rank Within State

Health Outcomes:

8

Health Factors:

7

Health Behaviors:

6

Quality of Life:

8

Clinical Care:

7

Percentile Within State

Health Outcomes:

0%

Health Factors:

12.5%

Health Behaviors:

25%

Quality of Life:

0%

Clinical Care:

12.5%

Source: County Health Rankings

Providers

# of Primary Care Physicians: 798
Number of residents per primary care physician: 1081:1
State average number of residents per primary care physician: 1190:1
# of Dentists: 602
Number of residents per dentist: 1432:1
State average number of residents per dentist: 1285:1
# of Mental Health Providers: 2957
Number of residents per mental health provider: 292:1
State average number of residents per mental health provider: 323:1

Hospitals

# of hospitals within 25 miles: 5

Average ER Wait Time: 25 minutes
National Average ER Wait Time:24 minutes

Sample hospitals

Joint Comm Accreditation
# of beds
ER Services
ER Wait Time (in minutes)

Nursing Homes

Nursing homes within 25 miles:

50

10

10

14

7

9

Percentage with 4 or 5 stars

40%

Costs

Healthcare Type

Monthly Cost
State Median Cost
Projected Montly Cost (20 years from now)
Homemaker services:
$ 3,813
$ 3,813
$ 6,887
Home Health Aide:
$ 4,204
$ 4,195
$ 7,593
Adult Day Health Care:
$ 1,668
$ 1,679
$ 3,013
Private, 1br assisted living:
$ 4,890
$ 5,575
$ 8,832
Nursing Home, Semi-private Room:
$ 11,847
$ 12,167
$ 21,397
Nursing Home, Private Room:
$ 12,927
$ 13,231
$ 23,348

Source: Genworth Financial

Safety

Guilford's crime rates come in lower than the national averages, and the city ranks fairly low for most hazards.

  • Area
  • National Average

Hurricane Risk

2

Tornado Risk

1

Wildfire Risk

1

Earthquake Risk

2

Nuclear Reactor Within 20 Miles

No

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