A care home offers a communal setting for seniors who are capable of performing the activities of daily living with minimal assistance but want oversight inside a safe and protected complex. provided can include food service, laundry services, and transportation. This type of community is resembles a single-family home. In Georgia, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $135,450. Georgia has specific statutes related to this type of community. The Department of Community Health licenses care home communities and personal care homes governs this type of community.
Cost of Living
The overall cost of living is a major factor when choosing which care choice is the best fit for your loved one’s needs. The median home value in Statesboro is around $117,425 and the median price for rent is $666 a month. The rent burden for Statesboro is around 14.4% of the average monthly income.
Demographics and Values
Statesboro has a population density of 813 people per square mile. Racially, the population of Statesboro is 1.6% Asian, 49.7% white, 43.0% black, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 3.7% mixed race, 1.7% other or not specified, 0.2% Native American, and 5.0% Hispanic. In Statesboro, 4.3% of the citizens are veterans. Of the population of Statesboro 24.1% have a high-school diploma, 12.6% have a graduate degree, and 28.6% have a college degree. In Statesboro, 48.4% live in poverty, 15.7% do not have health insurance, 10.4% have some form of disability, and 55.4% participate in the labor force. Out of the total city population, 51.1% are female and 48.9% are male. The median age of Statesboro is 22 years old.
An overview of Georgia
In total, Georgia has 151 general hospitals and 251 health centers that provide care for 10,626,983 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Adventhealth Gordon, Wellstar Paulding Hospital, and And Piedmont Columbus Regional Northside. Residents of Georgia enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 20th in the United States. Out of a national average of 100, Georgia has a cost of living index rating of 91, a grocery index rating of 97, and a housing index rating of 74. Georgia is ranked 17th in quality of life and 39th in healthcare.
Social demographics of the state
During the latest presidential election, 51% voted for the Republican candidate while 46% voted for the Democratic candidate. In Georgia, 26% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 37. In terms of religion, 42% of Georgia residents attend religious services among the 12,292 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-38%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-17%. In Georgia there are 622 masonic lodges. The state of Georgia ranks 13th in the country for diversity.
State-wide weather information
The most precipitation occurs in August with an average of 8.46 inches of precipitation a month. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Georgia is around 4.17 inches. The average air quality index rating in Georgia is 37.8 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of March with a rating of around 43.9 AQI. Georgia experiences an average humidity rating of about 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of August at around 75%. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 47F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 70F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 24F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 79F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 95F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 57F in the month of June. While residents of Georgia mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Georgia can include hurricanes, floods, tornadoes, and and earthquakes (moderate).
Wildlife to be found in Georgia
The state of Georgia has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of scaly-bark, white hickories, red cedar, and sweetgum. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the mockingbird, the brown thrasher, the cottonmouth snakes, or the salamanders. The state animal of Georgia is the north Atlantic right whale.