Residential care homes offer a personal care for seniors. Residential care homes provide family-style living with 24-hour staffing and personal support. This type of facility is like a single-family home. Services offered can include regular dining options, laundry services, and transportation. The state of Nebraska maintains specific statutes associated with this kind of facility. The Nebraska Division of Public Health, Department of Health and Human Services, and Department of Licensure and Regulation certifies this facility type.
Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers
Access to medical facilities can be a significant consideration when choosing the most suitable community. The top hospitals in Fremont include Methodist Fremont Health. In total, there is one hospital located in Fremont which offer emergency services and other healthcare.
Cost of Living
The location where a facility is located might have a significant influence on the price of care. The overall cost of living can be a major influence when deciding which care choice works for you or your loved one. The cost of living index for Fremont is around 89.0 based on an average rating of 100, where any amount under 100 is cheaper than said average. Fremont has a grocery index of around 102.2. The rent burden for Fremont is around 15.6% of the average person's monthly income. Fremont has a median home value of around $119,894 and the median cost of rent is $805 per month per month.
Regional Climate and Weather Information
The air quality, humidity, and air temperature of a location may have a serious effect on the health of a senior citizen. During the summertime, the average temperature in Fremont is around 75°F. The summer high temperature rises to around 88°F during July. The low summer temperature falls to roughly 63°F during the month of June. In the winter, the average temp dips to approximately 27°F. The winter high will rise to approximately 38°F during the month of February. The lowest winter temperature will rise to about 15 °F during the month of January. Fremont has a hot-summer humid continental type of climate. On average, Fremont has a humidity level of 57%. Humidity ratings reach their peak in December at roughly 64%. The average air quality index rating in Fremont is about 30.7. The average air quality conditions are rated as good. This means that there is no health advisory associated with the air quality for this destination. The air quality index score reaches its highest during August at about 46.6. Monthly, Fremont measures approximately 6 inches of precipitation. The most precipitation usually happens in June with an average of 11 inches in a month. Fremont gets on average 31.00 inches of snow in a year.
Demographics and Values
In terms of crime, Fremont has 3.0 property crimes per 1000 residents and 0.3 violent crimes per 1000 residents. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Fremont 26.4% are Lutherans, 6.2% practice another Christian faith, and 4.6% practice Catholicism. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Fremont, out of the total population 0.0% practice Judaism, 0.0% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.0% practice Islam. In Fremont, 50.3% are nonbelievers. Racially, the population of Fremont is 2.0% other or not specified, 0.8% Asian, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.3% black, 93.0% white, 0.9% Native American, 14.9% Hispanic, and 1.9% mixed race. Of the population of Fremont 18.9% have a college degree, 6.2% have a graduate degree, and 35.1% have a high-school diploma. Based on gender, 51.8% are female and 48.2% are male. The median age of Fremont is 37 years old. In Fremont, 29.5% of the population are over the age of 55, 10.6% are over the age of 60, 7.0% are over the age of 70, and 5.3% are over the age of 80. Out of the total population of Fremont, 12.8% have some form of disability, 11.8% do not have health insurance, 14.5% live in poverty, and 7.0% are widows. In Fremont, 9.0% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. Fremont is considered very unfriendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. The current population of Fremont is shrinking at a rate of 0.000%. Fremont has a population density of 980 people per square mile. During the last presidential election, 6.8% voted for a third party candidate, 29.3% voted Democrat, and 64.0% voted Republican in Dodge county.
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. In terms of personal well-being, Nebraska ranks 27th in healthcare and 9th in quality of life compared to other states. 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. Residents of Nebraska enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 27th in the United States.
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. During the latest presidential election, 59% voted for the Republican candidate while 34% voted for the Democratic candidate. The state has a median age of 37 and 28% of its population being over the age of 55. The state of Nebraska ranks 26th in the country for diversity.
State-wide weather information
The average monthly precipitation for the state of Nebraska is around 2.10 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 5.31 inches. 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 72°F. The average high winter temperature is around 47°F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 6°F in the month of January. 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. Nebraska experiences an average humidity rating of about 66%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 74% in the month of December. 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 yellow ladyslipper, tallgrass prairie, columbine, and big bluestem. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the monarch, grey hairstreak, and orange sulfur butterflies , the whooping cranes, the bob cats, or the white-tailed deer. The state animal of Nebraska is the the white-tailed deer.