A care home offers a communal setting for seniors who are who do not require skilled nursing care. This type of facility is like a single-family home. Services provided may include food service, laundry services, and transit. Montana has a number of stipulations associated with this type of facility. The Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services governs this facility type.
Cost of Living
The price of a Retirement community is affected by the city where it is located. The rent burden for Havre is around 18.4% of the average monthly income. Havre has a median home value of around $131,853 and the median cost of rent is around $848 per month per month.
Demographics and Values
Out of the total city population, 50.5% are male and 49.5% are female. The median age of Havre is 35 years old. Out of the total population of Havre, 64.4% participate in the labor force, 18.0% have some form of disability, 19.1% live in poverty, and 8.1% consider themselves widows. Demographically, Havre is 81.1% white, 3.7% mixed race, 3.9% Hispanic, 0.2% black, 0.8% Asian, 13.6% Native American, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 0.5% other or not specified. In Havre, 11.7% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. Havre has a population density of 1,018 people per square mile. In terms of education, 6.3% have a graduate degree, 24.4% have a college degree, and 30.9% have a high-school diploma.
An overview of Montana
In terms of resources, Montana has a cost of living index of 104.0, a grocery index rating of 105.1, and a housing index rating of 111.6. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than said average. In terms of personal well-being, Montana ranks 28th in healthcare and 29th in quality of life compared to other states. Based on natural beauty, Montana ranks 22nd in the nation. There are 65 hospitals and 64 health centers that service a population of 1,071,601. The three highest ranked hospitals in Montana are St Patrick Hospital, St Vincent Healthcare, and Kalispell Regional Medical Center.
Social demographics of the state
In Montana, 31% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 1,778 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-28%, Mainline Protestant-14%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Montana there are 94 masonic lodges. The state of Montana ranks 46th in the country for diversity. The state has a median age of 40 and 33% of its population being over the age of 55. In the most recent presidential election, 56% of Montana residents voted Republican and 36% voted Democrat.
State-wide weather information
During the summer, the average temperature in Montana is around 65°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 91°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 34°F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Montana drops to around 23°F. The average high winter temperature is around 44°F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -3°F in the month of January. On average, Montana has an air quality index rating of around 37.0 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of August with a rating of around 69.8 AQI. On average, the state receives 1.27 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 4.69 inches of precipitation a month. Montana experiences an average humidity rating of about 60%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 82%. While residents of Montana mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Montana can include floods and earthquakes (moderate) and tornados.
Wildlife to be found in Montana
The state of Montana has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of the bittersweet family, common moonwort, amaranth, and the bellflower family. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the mollies, the goldeyes, the drums, or the pronghorn. The state animal of Montana is the grizzly bear.