Residential care homes offer an intimate care for your loved one. Care homes offer a domiciliary care environment with around the clock staffing and individual support. Services provided might include food service, laundry, and transit. This type of facility is like a single-family home. Nebraska has a number of provisions 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 type of facility.
Cost of Living
The overall cost of care for a community is determined by the destination where it is located. The median monthly cost for rent in Wayne is $779 and the median home value for Wayne is approximately $124,743. The rent burden for Wayne is around 13.0% of the average person's monthly income.
Demographics and Values
In Wayne, 4.5% of the people are veterans. In terms of education, 20.4% have a high-school diploma, 42.4% have a college degree, and 12.7% have a graduate degree. Wayne has a population density of 754 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Wayne consists of 5,394 people and in total the Wayne metro area has a population of 5,494. Based on gender, 52.4% are female and 47.6% are male. The median age of Wayne is 23 years old. Out of the total population of Wayne, 4.4% are widows, 5.9% do not have health insurance, 11.5% have some form of disability, and 64.3% participate in the labor force. Racially, the population of Wayne is 0.3% other or not specified, 1.2% mixed race, 0.0% Native American, 0.8% Asian, 94.2% white, 8.1% Hispanic, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 3.5% black.
An overview of Nebraska
Based on natural beauty, Nebraska ranks 27th in the nation. 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. There are 93 hospitals and 42 health centers that service a population of 1,941,032. Columbus Community Hospital, Chi Health Nebraska Heat, and Methodist Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. 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 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 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 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
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. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 92°F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 49°F in the month of June. The average humidity across the state is 66%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 74% in the month of December. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 5.31 inches of precipitation a month. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Nebraska is around 2.10 inches. 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 wild rose, columbine, yellow ladyslipper, and snow trillium. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the pronghorn sheep, the bob cats, the bald eagles, or the pronghorns. The state animal of Nebraska is the the white-tailed deer.