Residential care homes arrange for a personal care for seniors. Care homes provide a domiciliary care environment with 24-hour staffing and personalized care. This type of facility is similar to a single-family home. Services offered might include regular dining options, washing clothes, and transportation. In Missouri, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $34,566. Missouri has a number of provisions 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 supervises this type of facility.
Cost of Living
Cost of living can be a big influence when determining which facility meets the needs of your loved one. The median monthly rent in Marshfield is around $749 and the median home value for Marshfield is $106,114. The rent burden for Marshfield is around 16.9% of the average person's monthly income.
Demographics and Values
Out of the total city population, 50.4% are female and 49.6% are male. The median age of Marshfield is 35 years old. Marshfield has a population density of 543 people per square mile. In terms of education, 15.6% have a college degree, 5.3% have a graduate degree, and 39.9% have a high-school diploma. In Marshfield, 9.6% do not have health insurance, 17.5% have some form of disability, 16.1% live in poverty, and 8.4% are widows. Racially, the population of Marshfield is 0.5% Asian, 0.6% Native American, 2.4% black, 92.5% white, 0.7% other or not specified, 3.1% mixed race, 1.9% Hispanic, and 0.2% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. In Marshfield, 8.0% of the people are veterans.
An overview of Missouri
Residents of Missouri enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 9th in the United States. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Missouri citizen is ranked 28th nation-wide. Additionally, Missouri is ranked 41st by standards of healthcare. The state of Missouri has 128 hospitals and 212 health centers, providing care to 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. The state of Missouri has a cost of living index of 88.8 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 96.6 and a housing index rating of 70.6.
Social demographics of the state
In the most recent presidential election, 57% of Missouri residents voted Republican and 38% voted Democrat. In terms of diversity, Missouri ranks 35th in the nation. The median age in the state is 39, and 30% of the population is over the age of 55. Thirty-seven percent of Missouri residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 9,001 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-36%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-6%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Missouri there are 414 masonic lodges.
State-wide weather information
On average, the humidity rating for Missouri is around 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 75% in the month of December. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 33F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 51F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 12F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 76F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 92F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 57F during the month of June. 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. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Missouri is around 3.63 inches. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 6.57 inches of precipitation a month. 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 tornadoes.
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 sumac, Kentucky bluegrass, smooth brome, and dogwood. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the silver-haired bat, the mule deer, the long-tailed weasel, or the cougar. The state animal of Missouri is the the mule.