Residential care homes offer seniors with a close feeling of community minus the agitation of other types of facilities. offered may include three meals a day, laundry, and transportation. This type of facility is like a single-family home. In Mississippi, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $42,291. The state of Mississippi has specific regulations associated with this kind of facility. The Mississippi Department of Health and Health Facilities Licensure and Certification certifies this type of facility.
Cost of Living
The overall cost of care for a community is influenced by the neighborhood in which it is located. The rent burden for Cleveland is around 12.7% of the average person's monthly income. Monthly, the median cost for rent in Cleveland is about $557 and the median value for a home for Cleveland is $112,319.
Demographics and Values
Cleveland has a population density of 597 people per square mile. Out of the total city population, 52.4% are female and 47.6% are male. The median age of Cleveland is 34 years old. In terms of education, 12.6% have a graduate degree, 30.9% have a college degree, and 20.7% have a high-school diploma. Racially, the population of Cleveland is 1.0% Hispanic, 0.6% other or not specified, 48.2% white, 0.2% Native American, 48.8% black, 1.8% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 0.4% mixed race. In Cleveland, 5.6% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. Out of the total population of Cleveland, 17.6% have some form of disability, 54.0% participate in the labor force, 14.0% do not have health insurance, and 8.5% consider themselves widows.
An overview of Mississippi
In terms of resources, Mississippi has a cost of living index of 85.7, a grocery index rating of 91.6, and a housing index rating of 70.1. 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. The natural beauty of Mississippi is ranked 11th in the nation. In total, Mississippi has 105 general hospitals and 247 health centers that provide care for 2,983,400 citizens. The three highest ranked hospitals in Mississippi are Baptist Memorial Hospital Union County, Beacham Memorial Hospital, and Ochsner Medical Center-hancock. Overall, Mississippi ranks 48th out of all states in quality of life and 50th in healthcare.
Social demographics of the state
In terms of diversity, Mississippi ranks 30th in the nation. The median age in the state is 38, and 29% of the population is over the age of 55. During the latest presidential election, 58% voted for the Republican candidate while 40% voted for the Democratic candidate. In Mississippi, 49% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 6,765 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-41%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-24%. In Mississippi there are 604 masonic lodges.
State-wide weather information
The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 7.60 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Mississippi is around 4.85 inches. Mississippi experiences an average humidity rating of about 74%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of July at around 76%. On average, Mississippi has an air quality index rating of around 39.2 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 49.3 AQI. During the summer, the average temperature in Mississippi is around 80F. The average high summer temperature is around 94F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 63F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Mississippi drops to around 46F. The average high winter temperature is around 67F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 27F in the month of January. While residents of Mississippi mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Mississippi can include hurricanes, tornadoes, and and earthquakes (moderate).
Wildlife to be found in Mississippi
The state of Mississippi has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of eastern cottonwood, hepatica, bloodroot, and Dutchman's breeches. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the cardinal, the mountain lions, the crow, or the mountain lions. The state animal of Mississippi is the white-tailed deer.