Fort Calhoun, Nebraska
Care homes provide seniors with an intimate feeling of community without the commotion of other types of facilities. This type of facility is akin to a single-family home. Services offered may include three meals a day, laundry services, and transit. Nebraska maintains specific rules related to this kind of facility. The Nebraska Division of Public Health, Department of Health and Human Services, and Department of Licensure and Regulation licenses this facility type.
Cost of Living
The location in which a facility is located will have a significant impact on the total price. Cost of living is a major influence when determining which location works for your family. Monthly, the median rent in Fort Calhoun is about $1,153 and the median home value for Fort Calhoun is around $149,918. The rent burden for Fort Calhoun is about 16.2% of the average person's monthly income.
Demographics and Values
In Fort Calhoun, 11.5% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Based on gender, 51.5% are male and 48.5% are female. The median age of Fort Calhoun is 42 years old. Out of the total population of Fort Calhoun, 15.8% have some form of disability, 1.1% do not have health insurance, 6.7% are widows, and 77.5% participate in the labor force. Of the population of Fort Calhoun 31.7% have a high-school diploma, 27.1% have a college degree, and 8.8% have a graduate degree. Demographically, Fort Calhoun is 0.0% black, 0.0% Native American, 0.0% other or not specified, 95.8% white, 1.1% Asian, 3.2% Hispanic, 3.1% mixed race, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. Fort Calhoun has a population density of 553 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Fort Calhoun consists of 941 people.
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. The natural beauty of Nebraska is ranked 27th in the nation. There are 93 general hospitals and 42 health centers that provide care for 1,941,032 Nebraska residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Columbus Community Hospital, Chi Health Nebraska Heat, and Methodist Hospital. Overall, Nebraska ranks 9th in quality of life and 27th in healthcare compared to other US states.
Social demographics of the state
The median age in the state is 37, and 28% of the population is over the age of 55. In terms of diversity, Nebraska ranks 26th in the nation. In terms of religious values, 39% of Nebraska's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 2,860 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-25%, Mainline Protestant-24%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Nebraska there are 147 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 34% of Nebraska residents voted Democrat and 59% voted Republican.
State-wide weather information
The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 5.31 inches. On average, the state receives 2.10 inches of precipitation a month. The average humidity across the state is 66%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 74%. On average, Nebraska has an air quality index rating of around 31.5 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of August with a rating of around 40.9 AQI. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 72F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 47F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 6F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 72F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 92F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 49F in the month of June. While residents of Nebraska mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Nebraska can include tornadoes, 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 columbine, snow trillium, big bluestem, and petunias. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the pronghorn sheep, the white-tailed deer, the bald eagles, or the monarch, grey hairstreak, and orange sulfur butterflies . The state animal of Nebraska is the the white-tailed deer.