A care home offers a home-like environment for people who are who do not require skilled nursing services. This type of community is akin to a single-family home. Services offered can include regular dining options, laundry, and transportation. In Illinois, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $50,040. The state of Illinois maintains specific statutes related to this kind of community. The Illinois Department of Public Health licenses this type of community.
Cost of Living
Senior community price is affected by the city where it is located. The rent burden for Geneva is around 20.2% of the average monthly income. Geneva has a median home value of about $314,888 and the median cost of rent is $1,978 per month.
Demographics and Values
In Geneva, 6.4% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Geneva has a population density of 858 people per square mile. The current population of Geneva consists of 22,010 people. Out of the total population of Geneva, 8.6% have some form of disability, 5.7% live in poverty, 68.8% participate in the labor force, and 5.6% are widows. Of the population of Geneva 23.1% have a graduate degree, 56.6% have a college degree, and 17.4% have a high-school diploma. Based on gender, 47.6% are male and 52.4% are female. The median age of Geneva is 43 years old. Demographically, Geneva is 2.0% Asian, 0.6% mixed race, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 95.7% white, 0.0% Native American, 1.7% other or not specified, 0.0% black, and 5.0% Hispanic.
An overview of Illinois
The state of Illinois has a cost of living index of 95.7 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 94.2 and a housing index rating of 87.2. In total, Illinois has 199 general hospitals and 383 health centers that provide care for 12,696,123 citizens. Sherman Hospital, Sam Health St. Mary’s Hospital Ã‚Â¢’‚¬Centralia, and And Midwestern Region Medical Center are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Overall, Illinois ranks 35th out of all states in quality of life and 22nd in healthcare. Based on natural beauty, Illinois ranks 43rd in the nation.
Social demographics of the state
The state has a median age of 38 and 29% of its population being over the age of 55. In the last presidential election 56% of Illinois residents voted Democrat and 39% voted Republican. In terms of diversity, Illinois ranks 10th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religion, 34% of Illinois residents attend religious services among the 12,453 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-7%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Illinois there are 518 masonic lodges.
State-wide weather information
The average air quality index rating in Illinois is 37.7 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 54.5 AQI. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 73F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 91F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 53F in the month of June. 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. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 10F during the month of January. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Illinois is around 3.33 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.02 inches. Illinois experiences an average humidity rating of about 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 78% in the month of December. 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 angelica, bloodroot, black snakeroot, and viola pedata. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the cougar, the coyote, the American black bear, or the eastern red bat. The state animal of Illinois is the white-tailed deer.