Nebraska City, Nebraska
A care home offers a communal environment for people who are capable of performing the activities of daily living with minimal assistance but desire supervision inside a safe and protective complex. Services provided might include food service, laundry, and transit. This type of facility is akin to a single-family home. Nebraska maintains a number of provisions related to this type of facility. The Nebraska Division of Public Health, Department of Health and Human Services, and Department of Licensure and Regulation governs this type of facility.
Cost of Living
Senior living community price is affected by the community where it is located. The rent burden for Nebraska City is around 16.9% of the average person's monthly income. Monthly, the median rent in Nebraska City is around $844 and the median home value for Nebraska City is $108,271.
Demographics and Values
Based on gender, 48.9% are male and 51.1% are female. The median age of Nebraska City is 37 years old. In Nebraska City, 9.5% of the citizens are veterans. The current population of Nebraska City consists of 7,089 people and in total the Nebraska City metro area has a population of 7,313. Nebraska City has a population density of 567 people per square mile. In terms of education, 16.7% have a college degree, 43.7% have a high-school diploma, and 5.7% have a graduate degree. Demographically, Nebraska City is 1.1% Native American, 2.6% other or not specified, 15.3% Hispanic, 91.7% white, 3.1% mixed race, 1.1% Asian, 0.4% black, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. Out of the total population of Nebraska City, 11.1% are widowed, 66.6% participate in the labor force, 13.6% live in poverty, and 9.7% do not have health insurance.
An overview of Nebraska
The natural beauty of Nebraska is ranked 27th in the nation. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Nebraska citizen is ranked 9th nation-wide. Additionally, Nebraska is ranked 27th by standards of healthcare. There are 93 hospitals and 42 health centers that service a population of 1,941,032. 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.
Social demographics of the state
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 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 median age in the state is 37, and 28% of the population is over the age of 55. In the last presidential election 34% of Nebraska residents voted Democrat and 59% voted Republican. The state of Nebraska ranks 26th in the country for diversity.
State-wide weather information
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. 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 average temperature in the winter falls to around 72°F. The average high winter temperature is around 47°F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 6°F during the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Nebraska is around 72°F. The average high summer temperature is around 92°F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 49°F 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 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 sunflower, tallgrass prairie, yellow (ponderosa) pine, and goldenrod. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the pronghorn sheep, the pronghorns, the white-tailed deer, or the whooping cranes. The state animal of Nebraska is the the white-tailed deer.