A care home provides a communal setting for people who are who do not require skilled nursing care. Services provided can include food service, washing clothes , and transit. This type of facility is similar to a single-family home. The state of Ohio has a number of stipulations associated with this type of facility. The Ohio Department of Health regulates this type of facility.
Cost of Living
The community in which a facility is located might have a significant impact on the price of care. The overall cost of living can be a motivating factor when choosing which facility is best for your loved one. The rent burden for Chardon is around 16.0% of the average monthly income. Chardon has a median home value of $170,252 and the median cost of rent is $1,142 per month.
Demographics and Values
In terms of education, 24.8% have a high-school diploma, 28.5% have a college degree, and 10.0% have a graduate degree. In Chardon, 10.2% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Based on gender, 52.1% are female and 47.9% are male. The median age of Chardon is 41 years old. In Chardon, 67.7% participate in the labor force, 3.8% do not have health insurance, 8.5% live in poverty, and 13.6% have some form of disability. Chardon has a population density of 435 people per square mile. Demographically, Chardon is 2.4% black, 93.4% white, 0.8% Hispanic, 2.7% Asian, 1.6% mixed race, 0.0% Native American, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 0.0% other or not specified.
An overview of Ohio
Based on natural beauty, Ohio ranks 44th in the nation. In terms of resources, Ohio has a cost of living index of 92.8, a grocery index rating of 98.7, and a housing index rating of 73.6. 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 state of Ohio has 200 hospitals and 341 health centers, providing care to a population of 11,714,810. The three highest ranked hospitals in Ohio are Parma Community General Hospital, Miami Valley Hospital, and Mercy Health-st Rita’s Medical Center. In terms of personal well-being, Ohio ranks 35th in healthcare and 39th in quality of life compared to other states.
Social demographics of the state
In terms of religious values, 38% of Ohio’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 13,606 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-29%, Mainline Protestant-17%, and Historically Black Protestant-7%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Ohio there are 565 masonic lodges. The state of Ohio ranks 42nd in the country for diversity. During the latest presidential election, 52% voted for the Republican candidate while 44% voted for the Democratic candidate. The state has a median age of 39 and 31% of its population being over the age of 55.
State-wide weather information
On average, the state receives 3.31 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in January with an average of 9.65 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the humidity rating for Ohio is around 72%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 79% in the month of December. During the winter, the average temperature in Ohio drops to around 29F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 49F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 14F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Ohio is around 71F. The average high summer temperature is around 90F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 53F in the month of June. On average, Ohio has an air quality index rating of around 37.2 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 49.9 AQI. While residents of Ohio mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Ohio can include floods.
Wildlife to be found in Ohio
The state of Ohio has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of big leaf magnolia, witch-hazel, ash, and sourwood. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the American bison, the eastern mole, the cougar, or the north American porcupine. The state animal of Ohio is the white-tailed deer.