Residential care homes offer seniors with an intimate feeling of community without the commotion of other types of facilities. Services offered can include three meals a day, laundry, and transportation. This type of facility is like a single-family home. The state of Ohio maintains specific standards related to this type of facility. The Ohio Department of Health supervises this facility type.
Cost of Living
Cost of living is a big influence when determining which care choice meets the needs of your family. Findlay has a median home value of about $122,775 and the median cost of rent is around $831 per month per month. The rent burden for Findlay is around 15.7% of the average person’s monthly income.
Demographics and Values
Demographically, Findlay is 2.7% Asian, 89.0% white, 3.8% mixed race, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 2.3% black, 7.4% Hispanic, 0.1% Native American, and 2.1% other or not specified. In Findlay, 7.4% of the people are veterans. Findlay has a population density of 813 people per square mile. Based on gender, 48.0% are male and 52.0% are female. The median age of Findlay is 37 years old. Of the population of Findlay 28.2% have a college degree, 10.2% have a graduate degree, and 32.7% have a high-school diploma. Out of the total population of Findlay, 8.1% do not have health insurance, 16.0% live in poverty, 12.8% have some form of disability, and 64.7% participate in the labor force.
An overview of Ohio
The state of Ohio has a cost of living index of 92.8 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 98.7 and a housing index rating of 73.6. Overall, Ohio ranks 39th out of all states in quality of life and 35th in healthcare. There are 200 general hospitals and 341 health centers that provide care for 11,714,810 Ohio residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in Ohio are Parma Community General Hospital, Miami Valley Hospital, and Mercy Health-st Rita’s Medical Center. Based on natural beauty, Ohio ranks 44th in the nation.
Social demographics of the state
In terms of diversity, Ohio ranks 42nd in the nation. 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 non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-29%, Mainline Protestant-17%, and Historically Black Protestant-7%. In Ohio there are 565 masonic lodges. During the latest presidential election, 52% voted for the Republican candidate while 44% voted for the Democratic candidate. The median age in the state is 39, and 31% of the population is over the age of 55.
State-wide weather information
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. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 71F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 90F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 53F during the month of June. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Ohio is around 3.31 inches. The most precipitation occurs in January with an average of 9.65 inches of precipitation a month. 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 pawpaw, pitch pine, sassafras, and ash. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the American black bear, the American bison, the eastern harvest mouse, or the cougar. The state animal of Ohio is the white-tailed deer.