Residential care homes provide a personal care for seniors. They offer family-style living with around the clock staff and personal support. provided can include regular dining options, washing clothes, and transportation. This type of community is akin to a single-family home. In Illinois, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $50,040. The state of Illinois maintains specific rules associated with this type of community. The Illinois Department of Public Health certifies this community type.
Cost of Living
The price of care for a community is affected by the city in which it is located. The rent burden for Centralia is about 15.3% of the average person's monthly income. The median monthly rent in Centralia is around $588 and the median price for a home for Centralia is approximately $61,493.
Demographics and Values
Out of the total population of Centralia, 26.3% live in poverty, 21.9% have some form of disability, 57.1% participate in the labor force, and 10.7% are widows. In Centralia, 10.2% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Racially, the population of Centralia is 5.0% mixed race, 3.6% Hispanic, 1.1% other or not specified, 1.0% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 9.2% black, 0.1% Native American, and 83.7% white. Centralia has a population density of 587 people per square mile. Out of the total city population, 52.9% are female and 47.1% are male. The median age of Centralia is 41 years old. Of the population of Centralia 16.7% have a college degree, 31.8% have a high-school diploma, and 5.8% have a graduate degree.
An overview of Illinois
There are 199 general hospitals and 383 health centers that provide care for 12,696,123 Illinois residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Sherman Hospital, Sam Health St. Mary's Hospital Ã‚Â¢'‚¬Centralia, and And Midwestern Region Medical Center. In terms of personal well-being, Illinois ranks 22nd in healthcare and 35th in quality of life compared to other states. Out of a national average of 100, Illinois has a cost of living index rating of 96, a grocery index rating of 94, and a housing index rating of 87. Residents of Illinois enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 43rd in the United States.
Social demographics of the state
Thirty-four percent of Illinois residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 12,453 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-7%. In Illinois there are 518 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 56% of Illinois residents voted Democrat and 39% voted Republican. The state of Illinois ranks 10th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. The state has a median age of 38 and 29% of its population being over the age of 55.
State-wide weather information
The average temperature in the winter falls to around 28F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 49F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 10F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Illinois is around 73F. The average high summer temperature is around 91F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 53F in the month of June. On average, Illinois has an air quality index rating of around 37.7 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 54.5 AQI. On average, the humidity rating for Illinois is around 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 78%. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.02 inches of precipitation a month. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Illinois is around 3.33 inches. While residents of Illinois mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Illinois can include floods, earthquakes (moderate), and and tornadoes.
Wildlife to be found in Illinois
The state of Illinois has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of black snakeroot, bee balm, blazing star, and bloodroot. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the eastern red bat, the coyote, the American black bear, or the cougar. The state animal of Illinois is the white-tailed deer.