Residential care homes provide a personal care for your loved one. Residential care homes provide a domiciliary care environment with 24-hour staffing and personal support. This type of community is similar to a single-family home. Services offered might include regular dining options, washing clothes, and transportation. In California, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $54,000. California maintains a number of provisions associated with this kind of community. The Department of Social Services and Community Care Licensing Division certifies this type of community.
Cost of Living
Cost of living can be the major influence in determining which community works best. The rent burden for Fairfield is about 21.9% of the average monthly income. Fairfield has a median home value of $342,216 and the median cost of rent is around $1,783 per month per month.
Demographics and Values
Out of the total city population, 49.1% are male and 50.9% are female. The median age of Fairfield is 35 years old. In Fairfield, 9.9% of the people are veterans. Demographically, Fairfield is 46.4% white, 17.4% Asian, 0.5% Native American, 29.7% Hispanic, 14.4% black, 7.6% mixed race, 12.0% other or not specified, and 1.5% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. Fairfield has a population density of 1,094 people per square mile. In terms of education, 22.8% have a high-school diploma, 25.6% have a college degree, and 7.2% have a graduate degree. Out of the total population of Fairfield, 7.1% do not have health insurance, 65.2% participate in the labor force, 10.6% live in poverty, and 4.7% consider themselves widows.
An overview of California
Overall, California ranks 19th in quality of life and 7th in healthcare compared to other US states. There are 391 general hospitals and 1,108 health centers that provide care for 39,715,372 California residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in California are Mills-peninsula Medical Center, Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, and And Santa Monica Ã‚Â¢UCLA Medical Center and Orthopedic Hospital. The state of California has a cost of living index of 138.7 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 121.4 and a housing index rating of 227.3. The natural beauty of California is ranked 5th in the nation.
Social demographics of the state
The median age in the state is 37, and 26% of the population is over the age of 55. Thirty-one percent of California residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 23,558 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-10%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Buddhist-2%, and Hindu-2%. In California there are 395 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, California ranks 1st in the nation and is considered very LGBTQ friendly. During the latest presidential election, 32% voted for the Republican candidate while 62% voted for the Democratic candidate.
State-wide weather information
The most precipitation occurs in December with an average of 16.26 inches of precipitation a month. The average monthly precipitation for the state of California is around 2.04 inches. California experiences an average humidity rating of about 61%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 81% in the month of July. The average air quality index rating in California is 57.1 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 83.0 AQI. During the summer, the average temperature in California is around 71F. The average high summer temperature is around 116F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 34F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in California drops to around 47F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 76F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 8F during the month of January. While residents of California mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in California can include earthquakes (high), floods, and and tornadoes.
Wildlife to be found in California
The state of California has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of chamise, California fan palm, western cypress, and California poppy. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the cougars, the snakes, the coyotes, or the whales. The state animal of California is the California grizzly bear.