Glen Carbon, Illinois
A care home provides a home-like environment for people who are capable of performing the activities of daily living with minimal assistance but want oversight inside a safe and secure location. provided may include regular dining options, laundry, and transit. This type of community is resembles a single-family home. In Illinois, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $50,040. The state of Illinois has specific regulations associated with this type of community. The Illinois Department of Public Health licenses this type of community.
Cost of Living
Senior living community price is influenced by the neighborhood where it is located. The median monthly cost for rent in Glen Carbon is about $1,288 and the median home value for Glen Carbon is about $208,396. The rent burden for Glen Carbon is around 15.1% of the average monthly income.
Demographics and Values
The total population of Glen Carbon consists of 12,985 people. Glen Carbon has a population density of 490 people per square mile. Demographically, Glen Carbon is 89.1% white, 7.1% black, 1.9% Hispanic, 2.0% mixed race, 0.0% Native American, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.5% Asian, and 0.1% other or not specified. Of the population of Glen Carbon 23.4% have a graduate degree, 14.6% have a high-school diploma, and 54.0% have a college degree. Out of the total city population, 48.5% are male and 51.5% are female. The median age of Glen Carbon is 40 years old. In Glen Carbon, 10.8% of the population are veterans. Out of the total population of Glen Carbon, 65.2% participate in the labor force, 3.6% do not have health insurance, 5.0% live in poverty, and 10.9% have some form of disability.
An overview of Illinois
In terms of personal well-being, Illinois ranks 22nd in healthcare and 35th in quality of life compared to other states. There are 199 general hospitals and 383 health centers that provide care for 12,696,123 Illinois residents. 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. Residents of Illinois enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 43rd in the United States. In terms of resources, Illinois has a cost of living index of 95.7, a grocery index rating of 94.2, and a housing index rating of 87.2. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average.
Social demographics of the state
In terms of religious values, 34% of Illinois's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 12,453 different congregations. 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. The median age in the state is 38, and 29% of the population is over the age of 55. The state of Illinois ranks 10th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the last presidential election 56% of Illinois residents voted Democrat and 39% voted Republican.
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. During the summer, the average temperature in Illinois is 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. During the winter, the average temperature in Illinois drops 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. Illinois experiences an average humidity rating of about 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 78%. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.02 inches. On average, the state receives 3.33 inches of precipitation a month. 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 bird's foot violet, angelica, aromatic aster, and black eyedSusan. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the American black bear, the big brown bat, the eastern red bat, or the coyote. The state animal of Illinois is the white-tailed deer.