Care homes arrange for an intimate care for seniors. Care homes provide a domiciliary care environment with 24-hour staffing and personalized care. provided may include food service, laundry, 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 a number of provisions associated with this kind of community. The Illinois Department of Public Health certifies this type of community.
Cost of Living
Senior living community price is influenced by the neighborhood where it is located. The rent burden for Troy is around 17.4% of the average person's monthly income. Troy has a median home value of about $173,109 and the median cost of rent is $1,212 per month per month.
Demographics and Values
In Troy, 5.3% do not have health insurance, 10.1% have some form of disability, 5.1% consider themselves widows, and 5.4% live in poverty. In terms of education, 25.9% have a high-school diploma, 29.2% have a college degree, and 10.1% have a graduate degree. Troy has a population density of 708 people per square mile. The current population of Troy consists of 10,176 people. Racially, the population of Troy is 91.4% white, 2.4% black, 0.0% other or not specified, 5.2% Hispanic, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.2% Native American, 2.3% Asian, and 3.6% mixed race. Based on gender, 45.0% are male and 55.0% are female. The median age of Troy is 34 years old. In Troy, 10.4% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces.
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. 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. 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. The natural beauty of Illinois is ranked 43rd in the nation.
Social demographics of the state
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. The median age in the state is 38, and 29% of the population is over the age of 55. In the most recent presidential election, 39% of Illinois residents voted Republican and 56% voted Democrat. The state of Illinois ranks 10th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly.
State-wide weather information
On average, Illinois has an air quality index rating of around 37.7 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 54.5 AQI. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.02 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Illinois is around 3.33 inches. 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. The average low summer temperature is around 53F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 28F. The average high winter temperature is around 49F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 10F during the month of January. 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, bee balm, and viola pedata. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the American black bear, the American pygmy shrew, the coyote, or the big brown bat. The state animal of Illinois is the white-tailed deer.