Cost of Care

The Twin Cities Metro Area covers a wide area and the cost of care varies from place to place.

The costs of care also changes based on the age of the child and the type of care.  Below are the average weekly costs of care in the seven county metro area:

Family Child Care Homes:
Child Care Centers:
$188 for infants
$340 for infants
$179 for toddlers
$293 for toddlers
$169 for preschoolers
$257 for preschoolers
$149 for school-agers
$208 for school-agers