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Most Expensive Cities for Health Care
Health care costs are certainly rising across the country, but some residents face even bigger bills compared to their peers.

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Bundle.com determined which cities are home to the most expensive health care based on data from the Kaiser Family Health Foundation to break down health-care expenditures by capita, average in-patient cost per day, and the percent of residents who didn’t have health care. Check out if your city made the list

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Health Care Bill Stethoscope

Plano, Texas

Average cost per patient per day: $1,923
Health care spending per household: $1,920
Percentage of people who don't seek care because of cost: 18.8

Wrigley Field in Chicago

Chicago, Ill.

Average cost per patient per day: $1,948
Health care spending per household: $1,273
Percentage of people who don't seek care because of cost: 12.9

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Pills in Hand

St. Petersburg, Fla.

Average cost per patient per day: $1,776
Health care spending per household: $1,748
Percentage of people who don't seek care because of cost: 17.3

Nurse Holding a Clipboard

Corpus Chrisiti, Texas

Average cost per patient per day: $1,923
Health care spending per household: $1,395
% of people who don't seek care because of cost: 18.8

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Highway With Los Angeles Skyline

Los Angeles, Calif

Average cost per patient per day: $2,419
Health care spending per household: $1,191
Percentage of people who don't seek care because of cost: 17.1

Boston

Boston, Mass.

Average cost per patient per day: $2,351
Health care spending per household: $1,001
Percentage of people who don't seek care because of cost: 6.7

Surgeons in Operation Room

Newark, N.J. 

Average cost per patient per day: $2,147
Health care spending per household: $1,101
Percentage of people who don't seek care because of cost: 13.1

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U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C.

Average cost per patient per day: $2,514
Health care spending per household: $1,417
Percentage of people who don't seek care because of cost: 8.9

Empire State Building in New York

New York, N.Y.

Average cost per patient per day: $1,820
Health care spending per household: $1,266
Percentage of people who don't seek care because of cost: 12.2

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Miami Beach, Florida

Miami, Fla.

Average cost per patient per day: $1,776
Health care spending per household: $664
Percentage of people who don't seek care because of cost: 17.3

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Most Expensive Cities for Health Care

Health care costs are certainly rising across the country, but some residents face even bigger bills compared to their peers.

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