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RankHospital referral regionStateInflation-adjusted total Medicare spending per enrollee, 2006
1HonoluluHI5,311
2MinotND5,542
3Fargo/Moorhead MNND5,738
4La CrosseWI5,812
5EugeneOR5,815
6Grand JunctionCO5,873
7SalemOR5,877
8Idaho FallsID5,924
9AlbanyGA5,950
10CasperWY5,999
11Iowa CityIA6,045
12Cedar RapidsIA6,054
13MissoulaMT6,080
14MarquetteMI6,106
15Sioux FallsSD6,135
16YakimaWA6,175
17AppletonWI6,180
18Rapid CitySD6,193
19MedfordOR6,210
20TopekaKS6,292
21BendOR6,324
22BillingsMT6,332
23Des MoinesIA6,335
24AshevilleNC6,359
25St. CloudMN6,375
26LynchburgVA6,399
27SayrePA6,409
28MadisonWI6,416
29Fort CollinsCO6,448
30San Luis ObispoCA6,503
31BoiseID6,523
32CharlottesvilleVA6,543
33WacoTX6,551
34PortlandOR6,552
35BinghamtonNY6,579
36OgdenUT6,586
37DuluthMN6,589
38MarshfieldWI6,603
39RichmondVA6,604
40Traverse CityMI6,611
41ColumbusGA6,612
42BismarckND6,617
43PuebloCO6,627
44AlbuquerqueNM6,661
45Newport NewsVA6,670
46WaterlooIA6,671
47RochesterMN6,688
48SpringfieldMO6,695
49MinneapolisMN6,705
50Sioux CityIA6,706
51OlympiaWA6,716
52BloomingtonIL6,750
53ElmiraNY6,761
54PortlandME6,783
55NeenahWI6,790
56DanvillePA6,790
57RochesterNY6,794
58Green BayWI6,810
59PeoriaIL6,847
60LancasterPA6,851
61SyracuseNY6,863
62RoanokeVA6,896
63SpringfieldIL6,902
64MuncieIN6,904
65EverettWA6,905
66Salt Lake CityUT6,909
67SpringdaleAR6,920
68Fort WayneIN6,922
69LincolnNE6,933
70AugustaGA6,971
71PetoskeyMI6,973
72SpokaneWA6,975
73Cape GirardeauMO6,989
74BurlingtonVT6,990
75DavenportIA6,994
76TempleTX7,015
77GreensboroNC7,036
78Grand ForksND7,046
79LebanonNH7,053
80Mason CityIA7,061
81Colorado SpringsCO7,088
82YorkPA7,096
83ArlingtonVA7,120
84NorfolkVA7,133
85OmahaNE7,149
86Santa RosaCA7,184
87Santa BarbaraCA7,188
88DurhamNC7,202
89ReddingCA7,217
90SeattleWA7,218
91LongviewTX7,222
92OwensboroKY7,228
93St. PaulMN7,244
94AlbanyNY7,255
95TallahasseeFL7,257
96AltoonaPA7,261
97TupeloMS7,279
98BuffaloNY7,306
99ColumbiaMO7,315
100SacramentoCA7,324
101ChicoCA7,324
102SpartanburgSC7,337
103ProvoUT7,345
104LafayetteIN7,346
105GreenvilleNC7,354
106TacomaWA7,363
107AtlantaGA7,363
108Grand RapidsMI7,380
109EriePA7,393
110WinchesterVA7,395
111ColumbiaSC7,427
112HarrisburgPA7,444
113Great FallsMT7,446
114SarasotaFL7,466
115UrbanaIL7,483
116JoplinMO7,486
117Little RockAR7,487
118El PasoTX7,504
119South BendIN7,509
120IndianapolisIN7,509
121MorgantownWV7,515
122TucsonAZ7,528
123MobileAL7,534
124BryanTX7,550
125RockfordIL7,553
126AbileneTX7,560
127EvansvilleIN7,568
128RenoNV7,571
129St. JosephMI7,577
130MilwaukeeWI7,578
131RomeGA7,588
132GreenvilleSC7,603
133Kansas CityMO7,604
134HattiesburgMS7,613
135BradentonFL7,640
136SavannahGA7,644
137CharlestonSC7,646
138BangorME7,655
139WichitaKS7,655
140Santa CruzCA7,659
141MuskegonMI7,660
142GreeleyCO7,669
143AmarilloTX7,673
144ReadingPA7,675
145GulfportMS7,677
146AnchorageAK7,700
147Winston-SalemNC7,702
148CharlestonWV7,712
149DothanAL7,720
150MemphisTN7,736
151CharlotteNC7,742
152LawtonOK7,755
153HickoryNC7,764
154Palm Springs/Rancho MirageCA7,784
155SalinasCA7,790
156Sun CityAZ7,798
157KingsportTN7,807
158HuntsvilleAL7,813
159DubuqueIA7,858
160PaducahKY7,861
161PhoenixAZ7,890
162WilmingtonDE7,893
163WilmingtonNC7,899
164DaytonOH7,930
165MontgomeryAL7,936
166PensacolaFL7,946
167JacksonMS7,948
168FresnoCA7,953
169San Mateo CountyCA7,976
170YoungstownOH7,977
171San DiegoCA8,004
172KalamazooMI8,008
173DenverCO8,027
174BakersfieldCA8,031
175ManchesterNH8,033
176CovingtonKY8,034
177RaleighNC8,051
178BirminghamAL8,062
179KnoxvilleTN8,066
180MesaAZ8,078
181HoumaLA8,078
182SalisburyMD8,079
183KetteringOH8,084
184OcalaFL8,097
185ModestoCA8,103
186TuscaloosaAL8,104
187CincinnatiOH8,105
188ChattanoogaTN8,105
189HuntingtonWV8,115
190CantonOH8,123
191WausauWI8,127
192MeridianMS8,141
193Fort SmithAR8,144
194LouisvilleKY8,145
195AkronOH8,153
196OxfordMS8,160
197WashingtonDC8,173
198NapaCA8,183
199LansingMI8,186
200JonesboroAR8,194
201JohnstownPA8,233
202MaconGA8,233
203HartfordCT8,241
204Fort MyersFL8,243
205ColumbusOH8,279
206SpringfieldMA8,294
207ToledoOH8,297
208Ormond BeachFL8,298
209United StatesUS8,304
210St. LouisMO8,306
211Lake CharlesLA8,326
212San FranciscoCA8,331
213New OrleansLA8,355
214NashvilleTN8,355
215GainesvilleFL8,357
216StocktonCA8,360
217TexarkanaAR8,365
218Takoma ParkMD8,377
219ClevelandOH8,377
220JacksonTN8,402
221ScrantonPA8,424
222FlorenceSC8,447
223San AngeloTX8,492
224PittsburghPA8,506
225OdessaTX8,515
226AllentownPA8,532
227Wilkes-BarrePA8,549
228Terre HauteIN8,553
229Melrose ParkIL8,554
230TulsaOK8,556
231SaginawMI8,572
232OrlandoFL8,588
233LexingtonKY8,622
234Oklahoma CityOK8,645
235Johnson CityTN8,657
236ProvidenceRI8,671
237VenturaCA8,672
238AustinTX8,681
239Fort WorthTX8,689
240ClearwaterFL8,697
241MorristownNJ8,706
242JacksonvilleFL8,733
243EvanstonIL8,764
244Wichita FallsTX8,768
245San AntonioTX8,793
246LakelandFL8,799
247San JoseCA8,819
248VictoriaTX8,823
249AuroraIL8,944
250TampaFL8,991
251Ann ArborMI9,002
252HudsonFL9,058
253Alameda CountyCA9,060
254FlintMI9,100
255St. PetersburgFL9,103
256BoulderCO9,103
257TylerTX9,139
258GaryIN9,158
259BeaumontTX9,168
260LafayetteLA9,190
261BridgeportCT9,274
262HinsdaleIL9,276
263New BrunswickNJ9,316
264AlexandriaLA9,354
265Contra Costa CountyCA9,389
266PontiacMI9,444
267CamdenNJ9,445
268MunsterIN9,446
269ShreveportLA9,495
270ElginIL9,518
271BostonMA9,526
272Las VegasNV9,527
273JolietIL9,606
274ElyriaOH9,612
275Baton RougeLA9,623
276RidgewoodNJ9,653
277BaltimoreMD9,658
278ChicagoIL9,662
279PhiladelphiaPA9,665
280Panama CityFL9,678
281San BernardinoCA9,702
282New HavenCT9,713
283White PlainsNY9,718
284SlidellLA9,737
285Fort LauderdaleFL9,816
286Blue IslandIL9,846
287Orange CountyCA9,864
288HoustonTX9,881
289WorcesterMA9,961
290LubbockTX9,980
291HackensackNJ10,002
292MonroeLA10,008
293PatersonNJ10,036
294DetroitMI10,081
295DallasTX10,103
296Royal OakMI10,161
297MetairieLA10,288
298Corpus ChristiTX10,327
299NewarkNJ10,467
300DearbornMI10,689
301East Long IslandNY10,801
302Los AngelesCA10,810
303HarlingenTX11,991
304ManhattanNY12,114
305BronxNY12,543
306McAllenTX14,946
307MiamiFL16,351
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