10 States With the Most Home Care Agencies

February 7, 2019



The U.S. has over 15,000 registered non-medical home care agencies. The services provided by home care agencies may include personal care services such as hands-on assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs), e.g., eating, bathing, dressing, and bladder and bowel requirements; homemaker services and instrumental activities of daily living (IADLs), e.g., taking medications, shopping for groceries, laundry, housekeeping, and companionship; and/or supervision or cuing so that a person can perform tasks themselves.

CareTime has compiled a list of the top ten states with the most home care agencies. The top ten states account for 56% of all the agencies in the country. The number one state accounts for 11% of the agencies in existence. Without further ado here are the top ten states for the most home care agencies.

10.  Michigan – 573 agencies

9.  Ohio – 590 agencies

8.  Georgia – 626 agencies

7.  Louisiana – 650 agencies

6.  Pennsylvania – 688 agencies

5.  Missouri – 761 agencies

4.  California – 798 agencies

3.  North Carolina – 1,105 agencies

2.  Florida – 1,210 agencies

1.  Texas – 1,721 agencies


Texas clearly is on top with over 1,700 home care agencies and roughly 11% of all US home care establishments. The three states of Texas, Florida and North Carolina make up 26% of the country’s home care companies.

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