A care home provides a home-like environment for persons who are who do not require skilled nursing care. This type of facility is resembles a single-family home. Services provided might include three meals a day, laundry, and transportation. Ohio has a number of stipulations related to this type of facility. The Ohio Department of Health supervises this type of facility.
Cost of Living
Cost of living is a major influence when choosing which care option works best. The median home value in Painesville is around $98,674 and the median price for rent is about $994 a month. The rent burden for Painesville is about 18.7% of the average person’s monthly income.
Demographics and Values
Out of the total population of Painesville, 10.6% do not have health insurance, 13.7% have some form of disability, 4.9% consider themselves widows, and 20.5% live in poverty. In Painesville, 8.3% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. Out of the total city population, 51.5% are male and 48.5% are female. The median age of Painesville is 32 years old. The total population of Painesville consists of 19,813 people. Painesville has a population density of 1,120 people per square mile. Of the population of Painesville 34.7% have a high-school diploma, 15.8% have a college degree, and 4.5% have a graduate degree. Demographically, Painesville is 72.6% white, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 25.8% Hispanic, 9.2% mixed race, 13.5% black, 0.2% Asian, 4.1% other or not specified, and 0.3% Native American.
An overview of Ohio
Overall, Ohio ranks 39th in quality of life and 35th in healthcare compared to other US states. Residents of Ohio enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 44th in the United States. There are 200 general hospitals and 341 health centers that provide care for 11,714,810 Ohio residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Parma Community General Hospital, Miami Valley Hospital, and Mercy Health-st Rita’s Medical Center. 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.
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. In terms of diversity, Ohio ranks 42nd in the nation. During the latest presidential election, 52% voted for the Republican candidate while 44% voted for the Democratic candidate. In Ohio, 31% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 39.
State-wide weather information
The average air quality index rating in Ohio is 37.2 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 49.9 AQI. The average humidity across the state is 72%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 79%. 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. 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. During the winter, the average temperature in Ohio drops to around 29F. The average high winter temperature is around 49F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 14F in the month of January. 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 witch-hazel, sourwood, hornbeam, and poplar. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the north American porcupine, the eastern harvest mouse, the American bison, or the cougar. The state animal of Ohio is the white-tailed deer.