Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Memory Care communities. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one, and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 2 Memory Care facilities in Cody and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.
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2401 Cougar Ave, Cody, WY 82414
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Memory care communities operate in compliance with a memory-care specific care curriculum. This type of care offers occupants with expert assistance in a home specially constructed with numerous security features. Memory care offers 24-hour monitored care with meals, health management, and recreational opportunities for occupants. Basic services offered in memory care may include: medication management, social programs and activities, exercise and physical therapy programs, and comfortable private or semi-private rooms. Residents have the option to reside in single rooms or shared apartments. The state of Wyoming has specific statutes associated with this kind of community. The The Department of Health, Office of Healthcare Licensing and Surveys, and licenses assisted living communities regulates this community type.
The price of a care community is influenced by the neighborhood in which it is located. The median home value in Cody is $214,425 and the median rent is about $923 per month a month. The rent burden for Cody is around 16.7% of the average monthly income.
In Cody, 7.7% live in poverty, 13.4% have some form of disability, 65.6% participate in the labor force, and 10.7% do not have health insurance. In terms of education, 33.7% have a college degree, 13.3% have a graduate degree, and 27.1% have a high-school diploma. Racially, the population of Cody is 3.4% mixed race, 1.8% Native American, 6.4% Hispanic, 0.9% other or not specified, 92.0% white, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.7% Asian, and 1.2% black. Out of the total city population, 48.4% are male and 51.6% are female. The median age of Cody is 42 years old. Currently, the population of Cody consists of 9,696 people and in total the Cody metro area has a population of 9,885. Cody has a population density of 374 people per square mile. In Cody, 12.2% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military.
There are 31 general hospitals and 18 health centers that provide care for 576,542 Wyoming residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be St. John’s Medical Center, Campbell County Memorial Hospital, and Sheridan Memorial Hospital. Out of a national average of 100, Wyoming has a cost of living index rating of 91, a grocery index rating of 99, and a housing index rating of 72. Overall, Wyoming ranks 31st out of all states in quality of life and 42nd in healthcare. Based on natural beauty, Wyoming ranks 17th in the nation.
In terms of diversity, Wyoming ranks 41st in the nation. In the most recent presidential election, 67% of Wyoming residents voted Republican and 22% voted Democrat. The state has a median age of 38 and 30% of its population being over the age of 55. Thirty-eight percent of Wyoming residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 948 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-27%, 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 Wyoming there are 46 masonic lodges.
The average monthly precipitation for the state of Wyoming is around 1.09 inches. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 4.45 inches of precipitation a month. Wyoming experiences an average humidity rating of about 57%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 69% in the month of December. The average air quality index rating in Wyoming is 0.4 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 59.6 AQI. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 22F. The average high winter temperature is around 46F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -7F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Wyoming is around 65F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 93F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 34F during the month of June. While residents of Wyoming mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Wyoming can include earthquakes (moderate) and tornadoes.
The state of Wyoming has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of greasewood, forest meadow, juniper, and sagebrush. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the mountain lion, the Canada lynx, the pronghorn, or the black bear. The state animal of Wyoming is the buffalo.