Memory care communities function in compliance with a memory-care specific care program. This community type conforms to specific Alzheimer’s-related health and safety guidelines. Structured activities are provided by staff members educated explicitly on caring for people with cognitive deficiencies. Dementia living environments maintain supervised areas to limit wandering which is a symptom of Dementia. Memory care offers 24-hour monitored care with recreational activities, meals, and health management for seniors. The annual median cost for a private room is around $102,748 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $95,083 . The state of Idaho has specific regulations related to this type of community. The The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare certifies this type of community.
Cost of Living
The neighborhood in which a community is based will have a big effect on the overall price. Cost of living can be a big influence in deciding which location works for your family. The rent burden for Emmett is around 23.3% of the average person’s monthly income. The median monthly rent in Emmett is about $766 and the median value for a home for Emmett is approximately $1,061.
Demographics and Values
Out of the total city population, 51.6% are female and 48.4% are male. The median age of Emmett is 40 years old. In Emmett, 13.7% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Emmett has a population density of 938 people per square mile. Out of the total population of Emmett, 24.2% have some form of disability, 24.8% live in poverty, 19.3% do not have health insurance, and 9.5% are widowed. Racially, the population of Emmett is 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 86.3% white, 14.3% Hispanic, 3.9% mixed race, 0.7% Native American, 0.5% Asian, 0.0% black, and 8.6% other or not specified. In terms of education, 39.0% have a high-school diploma, 5.7% have a graduate degree, and 17.2% have a college degree.
An overview of Idaho
There are 46 hospitals and 77 health centers that service a population of 1,790,237. St Luke’s Magic Valley Ram, St Luke’s Regional Medical Center, and Mountain View Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Residents of Idaho enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 15th in the United States. Out of a national average of 100, Idaho has a cost of living index rating of 94, a grocery index rating of 92, and a housing index rating of 87. In terms of personal well-being, Idaho ranks 26th in healthcare and 16th in quality of life compared to other states.
Social demographics of the state
In the last presidential election 27% of Idaho residents voted Democrat and 59% voted Republican. In Idaho, 28% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 37. In terms of religious values, 35% of Idaho’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 2,427 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-21%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Idaho there are 55 masonic lodges. The state of Idaho ranks 34th in the country for diversity.
State-wide weather information
The average humidity across the state is 62%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 77%. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 26F. The average high winter temperature is around 49F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -2F in the month of December. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 65F. The average high summer temperature is around 97F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 31F in the month of June. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of November at around 6.10 inches. On average, the state receives 1.42 inches of precipitation a month. The average air quality index rating in Idaho is 32.5 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 67.0 AQI. While residents of Idaho mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Idaho can include floods, earthquakes, and and tornadoes (moderate).
Wildlife to be found in Idaho
The state of Idaho has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of velvet-leaf, white fir, dwarf sand verbena, and Boise sand-verbena. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the ringtail, the domestic cattle, the white-tailed antelope squirrel, or the goose. The state animal of Idaho is the appaloosa horse.