Memory care communities provide care in accordance with a memory-care specific living curriculum. This style of care provides expert assistance in a setting specifically built with various safety features. Structured activities are provided by staff trained explicitly on caring for persons with memory deficiencies. Alzheimer's living communities possess supervised areas to limit wandering ; a standard symptom of the disease. Persons may reside in semi-private apartments or private rooms. The monthly median cost for a private room is around $13,368 and the cost for a semi-private room is around 11,650. Hawaii has specific rules related to this kind of community. The The Department of Health and Office of Health Care Assurance governs this community type.
Cost of Living
The total cost of living is a major influence in choosing which community fits best. The rent burden for Hauula is around 17.9% of the average person's monthly income. Per month, the median cost of rent in Hauula is $1,564 and the median price of a home in Hauula is about $595,343.
Demographics and Values
Racially, the population of Hauula is 0.3% Native American, 46.4% mixed race, 0.0% black, 0.6% other or not specified, 10.3% Hispanic, 24.4% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 9.3% Asian, and 19.0% white. In Hauula, 4.8% are widowed, 61.5% participate in the labor force, 12.7% live in poverty, and 14.0% have some form of disability. In Hauula, 7.3% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Currently, the population of Hauula consists of 3,464 people. Hauula has a population density of 1,158 people per square mile. Out of the total city population, 52.1% are female and 47.9% are male. The median age of Hauula is 32 years old. In terms of education, 31.2% have a college degree, 33.7% have a high-school diploma, and 11.8% have a graduate degree.
An overview of Hawaii
Based on natural beauty, Hawaii ranks 16th in the nation. The state of Hawaii has a cost of living index of 190.1 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 169.3 and a housing index rating of 318.6. The state of Hawaii has 25 hospitals and 61 health centers, providing care to a population of 1,416,789. The Queens Medical Center, Straub Clinic And Hospital, and Pail Mimi Medical Center are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Overall, Hawaii ranks 24th out of all states in quality of life and 1st in healthcare.
Social demographics of the state
Twenty-eight percent of Hawaii residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 1,314 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-0.08, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-25%, Mainline Protestant-11%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In Hawaii there are 16 masonic lodges. The median age in the state is 39, and 31% of the population is over the age of 55. The state of Hawaii ranks 3rd in the country for diversity. In the last presidential election 62% of Hawaii residents voted Democrat and 30% voted Republican.
State-wide weather information
On average, the humidity rating for Hawaii is around 73%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 77% in the month of November. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of March at around 15.67 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Hawaii is around 3.82 inches. On average, Hawaii has an air quality index rating of around 41.7 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of July with a rating of around 57.8 AQI. During the summer, the average temperature in Hawaii is around 75F. The average high summer temperature is around 89F in the month of August. The average low summer temperature is around 47F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 69F. The average high winter temperature is around 83F in the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 42F during the month of February. While residents of Hawaii mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Hawaii can include floods and hurricanes.
Wildlife to be found in Hawaii
The state of Hawaii has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of old world forked fern, hinahina, Mexican primrose, and hapu'u. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the stenogobius Hawaii, the eleotris sandwicensis, the sicyopterus stimpsoni, or the awaous stamineus. The state animal of Hawaii is the Hawaiian monk seal. Some of the plants species native to the Hawaii region include milo, mamane, and pukiawe.