Memory care services provide support to seniors who need specialized cognitive support. This type of community employs staff who are trained annually in aiding people with Alzheimer’s, an inability to make basic healthcare decisions, and cognitive impairments. Basic services offered in memory care may include: housekeeping and laundry service, comfortable private or semi-private rooms, medication management, and daily meals. Dementia living communities have supervised areas to restrict wandering; a symptom of Dementia. Structured activities are delivered by staff members trained specifically on providing aid for persons with memory deficiencies. The annual median cost for a private room is around $93,805 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $83,950 . The state of Ohio maintains specific statutes related to this type of community. The Ohio Department of Health certifies this type of community.
Cost of Living
Cost of living can be a big influence in selecting which care choice is the best fit for you or your loved one. The rent burden for Steubenville is around 13.7% of the average person’s monthly income. The median home value in Steubenville is $87,890 and the median price for rent is around $585 per month a month.
Demographics and Values
In Steubenville, 50.2% participate in the labor force, 9.1% are widows, 26.5% live in poverty, and 21.8% have some form of disability. Based on gender, 44.9% are male and 55.1% are female. The median age of Steubenville is 42 years old. Demographically, Steubenville is 4.0% mixed race, 0.1% Native American, 0.7% Asian, 0.4% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 2.6% Hispanic, 14.6% black, and 80.1% white. The total population of Steubenville consists of 18,003 people. Steubenville has a population density of 659 people per square mile. In terms of education, 20.7% have a college degree, 9.1% have a graduate degree, and 38.0% have a high-school diploma. In Steubenville, 7.5% of the people are veterans of the United States military.
An overview of Ohio
The natural beauty of Ohio is ranked 44th in the nation. Overall, Ohio ranks 39th in quality of life and 35th in healthcare compared to other US states. Out of a national average of 100, Ohio has a cost of living index rating of 93, a grocery index rating of 99, and a housing index rating of 74. The state of Ohio has 200 hospitals and 341 health centers, providing care to a population of 11,714,810. The three highest ranked hospitals in Ohio are Parma Community General Hospital, Miami Valley Hospital, and Mercy Health-st Rita’s Medical Center.
Social demographics of the state
During the latest presidential election, 52% voted for the Republican candidate while 44% voted for the Democratic candidate. In Ohio, 31% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 39. In terms of diversity, Ohio ranks 42nd in the nation. In terms of religious values, 38% of Ohio’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 13,606 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-29%, Mainline Protestant-17%, and Historically Black Protestant-7%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Ohio there are 565 masonic lodges.
State-wide weather information
During the summer, the average temperature in Ohio is around 71F. The average high summer temperature is around 90F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 53F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Ohio drops to around 29F. The average high winter temperature is around 49F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 14F during the month of January. The most precipitation occurs in January with an average of 9.65 inches of precipitation a month. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Ohio is around 3.31 inches. On average, the humidity rating for Ohio is around 72%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 79% in the month of December. The average air quality index rating in Ohio is 37.2 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 49.9 AQI. While residents of Ohio mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Ohio can include floods.
Wildlife to be found in Ohio
The state of Ohio has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of poplar, ash, hornbeam, and sassafras. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the eastern harvest mouse, the Norway rat, the eastern mole, or the Virginia opossum. The state animal of Ohio is the white-tailed deer.