A care home provides a communal environment for individuals who are who do not require skilled nursing care. This type of facility is resembles a single-family home. Services provided can include food service, laundry, and transit. In Missouri, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $34,566. The state of Missouri has specific statutes associated with this kind of facility. The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Division of Regulation and Licensure, and Section for Long-Term Care Regulation governs this facility type.
Cost of Living
The overall cost of living can be a big influence in selecting which location is the best fit for your family. The rent burden for Camdenton is about 20.4% of the average monthly income. Per month, the median rent in Camdenton is about $690 per month and the median price of a house in Camdenton is around $112,190.
Demographics and Values
Camdenton has a population density of 286 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Camdenton consists of 3,964 people and in total the Camdenton metro area has a population of 4,059. In Camdenton, 6.3% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Out of the total population of Camdenton, 28.4% live in poverty, 56.2% participate in the labor force, 18.6% do not have health insurance, and 8.6% consider themselves widows. Of the population of Camdenton 35.7% have a high-school diploma, 15.2% have a college degree, and 3.3% have a graduate degree. Based on gender, 45.0% are male and 55.0% are female. The median age of Camdenton is 34 years old. Racially, the population of Camdenton is 2.9% Hispanic, 4.4% black, 0.2% Native American, 0.9% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 3.5% Asian, 3.8% mixed race, and 87.3% white.
An overview of Missouri
There are 128 hospitals and 212 health centers that service a population of 6,144,344. The three highest ranked hospitals in Missouri are Mosaic Life Care At St Joseph, Mercy Hospital St Louis, and Mercy Hospital Springfield. Residents of Missouri enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 9th in the United States. Out of a national average of 100, Missouri has a cost of living index rating of 89, a grocery index rating of 97, and a housing index rating of 71. In terms of personal well-being, Missouri ranks 41st in healthcare and 28th in quality of life compared to other states.
Social demographics of the state
The median age in the state is 39, and 30% of the population is over the age of 55. In the most recent presidential election, 57% of Missouri residents voted Republican and 38% voted Democrat. In terms of religion, 37% of Missouri residents attend religious services among the 9,001 different congregations that are available in the state. 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-36%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-6%. In Missouri there are 414 masonic lodges. The state of Missouri ranks 35th in the country for diversity.
State-wide weather information
Missouri experiences an average humidity rating of about 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 75% in the month of December. During the winter, the average temperature in Missouri drops to around 33°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 51°F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 12°F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Missouri is around 76°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 92°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 57°F during the month of June. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 6.57 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 3.63 inches of precipitation a month. On average, Missouri has an air quality index rating of around 37.3 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 48.7 AQI. While residents of Missouri mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Missouri can include floods, earthquakes (moderate), and and tornados.
Wildlife to be found in Missouri
The state of Missouri has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of dogwood, scouring rush, kentucky bluegrass, and willow. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the long-tailed weasel, the silver-haired bat, the cougar, or the red fox. The state animal of Missouri is the the mule.