Residential care homes offer an intimate care for seniors. Care homes provide a domiciliary care environment with around the clock staff and personal support. provided can include regular dining options, laundry services, and transportation. 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 rules related to this type of community. The Illinois Department of Public Health licenses this community type.
Cost of Living
Cost of living is a major influence when choosing what community works best. The rent burden for Godfrey is about 15.1% of the average monthly income. Monthly, the median rent in Godfrey is around $961 per month and the median value of a home in Godfrey is around $141,012.
Demographics and Values
Of the population of Godfrey 11.9% have a graduate degree, 27.0% have a high-school diploma, and 29.6% have a college degree. Demographically, Godfrey is 91.9% white, 5.8% black, 0.3% other or not specified, 0.0% Native American, 1.2% Hispanic, 1.5% mixed race, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 0.5% Asian. In Godfrey, 14.2% have some form of disability, 60.8% participate in the labor force, 3.6% do not have health insurance, and 5.9% live in poverty. In Godfrey, 11.4% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Out of the total city population, 51.8% are female and 48.2% are male. The median age of Godfrey is 46 years old. Godfrey has a population density of 195 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Godfrey consists of 17,650 people.
An overview of Illinois
There are 199 general hospitals and 383 health centers that provide care for 12,696,123 Illinois residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in Illinois are 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. Based on natural beauty, Illinois ranks 43rd in the nation. 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.
Social demographics of the state
In the most recent presidential election, 39% of Illinois residents voted Republican and 56% voted Democrat. In terms of diversity, Illinois ranks 10th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. The median age in the state is 38, and 29% of the population is over the age of 55. 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 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.
State-wide weather information
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. The average humidity across the state is 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 78%. 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. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 53F during 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. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Illinois is around 3.33 inches. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.02 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 black snakeroot, angelica, bee balm, and bird's foot violet. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the coyote, the American black bear, the big brown bat, or the cougar. The state animal of Illinois is the white-tailed deer.