A care home offers a communal setting for seniors who are able to preform activities of daily living with minimal assistance but want supervision inside a safe and protective facility. This type of facility is resembles a single-family home. Services provided might include three meals a day, laundry, and transportation. Nebraska has a number of stipulations associated with this type of facility. The Nebraska Division of Public Health, Department of Health and Human Services, and Department of Licensure and Regulation supervises this facility type.
Cost of Living
The location where a care facility is located could have a large effect on facility price. The total cost of living can be a big influence when selecting which location works for your family. Madison has a median home value of about $84,612 and the median cost of rent is about $536 per month. The rent burden for Madison is about 13.7% of the average monthly income.
Demographics and Values
The current population of Madison consists of 2,359 people. Madison has a population density of 790 people per square mile. Out of the total population of Madison, 6.2% consider themselves widows, 13.1% do not have health insurance, 10.0% have some form of disability, and 67.7% participate in the labor force. In terms of education, 2.0% have a graduate degree, 10.1% have a college degree, and 29.5% have a high-school diploma. Demographically, Madison is 88.6% white, 0.4% black, 0.0% Asian, 10.4% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.3% mixed race, 0.3% Native American, and 54.2% Hispanic. In Madison, 8.1% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. Based on gender, 46.2% are female and 53.8% are male. The median age of Madison is 35 years old.
An overview of Nebraska
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 three highest ranked hospitals in Nebraska are Columbus Community Hospital, Chi Health Nebraska Heat, and Methodist Hospital. In terms of resources, Nebraska has a cost of living index of 93.3, a grocery index rating of 95.5, and a housing index rating of 80.9. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Nebraska citizen is ranked 9th nation-wide. Additionally, Nebraska is ranked 27th by standards of healthcare.
Social demographics of the state
In terms of religion, 39% of Nebraska residents attend religious services among the 2,860 different congregations that are available in the state. 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. In the most recent presidential election, 59% of Nebraska residents voted Republican and 34% voted Democrat. 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 air quality index rating in Nebraska is 31.5 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of August with a rating of around 40.9 AQI. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 5.31 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 2.10 inches of precipitation a month. Nebraska experiences an average humidity rating of about 66%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 74% in the month of December. During the winter, the average temperature in Nebraska drops 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. During the summer, the average temperature in Nebraska is around 72°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 92°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 49°F during 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 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 petunias, columbine, wild rose, and snow trillium. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the bald eagles, the white-tailed deer, the whooping cranes, or the monarch, grey hairstreak, and orange sulfur butterflies . The state animal of Nebraska is the the white-tailed deer.