Residential care homes offer an intimate care for your loved one. They provide family-style living with around the clock staffing and individualized care. This type of facility is like a single-family home. Services provided might include three meals a day, washing clothes , and transportation. Nebraska maintains specific statutes associated with this type of facility. The Nebraska Division of Public Health, Department of Health and Human Services, and Department of Licensure and Regulation certifies this facility type.
Cost of Living
The overall cost of living is a motivating factor in choosing which care choice fits best. The rent burden for Bellevue is about 17.6% of the average person's monthly income. The median monthly rent in Bellevue is around $1,120 and the median home value for Bellevue is approximately $140,569.
Demographics and Values
Currently, the population of Bellevue consists of 53,424 people. Bellevue has a population density of 1,244 people per square mile. Racially, the population of Bellevue is 0.4% Native American, 6.5% black, 0.2% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 83.4% white, 2.6% other or not specified, 15.7% Hispanic, 3.9% mixed race, and 2.9% Asian. In Bellevue, 17.5% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. In Bellevue, 9.8% do not have health insurance, 11.7% have some form of disability, 70.6% participate in the labor force, and 9.5% live in poverty. Out of the total city population, 49.6% are female and 50.4% are male. The median age of Bellevue is 34 years old. Of the population of Bellevue 29.7% have a college degree, 26.0% have a high-school diploma, and 9.7% have a graduate degree.
An overview of Nebraska
Out of a national average of 100, Nebraska has a cost of living index rating of 93, a grocery index rating of 96, and a housing index rating of 81. There are 93 general hospitals and 42 health centers that provide care for 1,941,032 Nebraska residents. Columbus Community Hospital, Chi Health Nebraska Heat, and Methodist Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. The natural beauty of Nebraska is ranked 27th in the nation. Nebraska is ranked 9th in quality of life and 27th in healthcare.
Social demographics of the state
Thirty-nine percent of Nebraska residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 2,860 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-25%, Mainline Protestant-24%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In Nebraska there are 147 masonic lodges. The state of Nebraska ranks 26th in the country for diversity. The state has a median age of 37 and 28% of its population being over the age of 55. During the latest presidential election, 59% voted for the Republican candidate while 34% voted for the Democratic candidate.
State-wide weather information
Nebraska experiences an average humidity rating of about 66%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 74% in the month of December. On average, Nebraska has an air quality index rating of around 31.5 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 40.9 AQI. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 72°F. The average high summer temperature is around 92°F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 49°F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 72°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 47°F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 6°F in the month of January. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Nebraska is around 2.10 inches. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 5.31 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Nebraska mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Nebraska can include tornados, floods, and and earthquakes (high).
Wildlife to be found in Nebraska
The state of Nebraska has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of goldenrod, sunflower, wild rose, and petunias. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the bald eagles, the pronghorn sheep, the monarch, grey hairstreak, and orange sulfur butterflies , or the white-tailed deer. The state animal of Nebraska is the the white-tailed deer.