A care home offers a communal environment for seniors who are capable of performing the activities of daily living with minimal assistance but seek supervision within a safe and protective facility. Services offered may include regular dining options, laundry services, and transit. This type of facility is resembles a single-family home. Texas maintains a number of stipulations associated with this type of facility.
Cost of Living
The community where a facility is based might have a major influence on the total price. Cost of living is a major influence when deciding which care choice is the best fit for your family. Per month, the median rent in Raymondville is $429 and the median home value in Raymondville costs around $46,584. The rent burden for Raymondville is about 18.4% of the average monthly income.
Demographics and Values
Racially, the population of Raymondville is 91.1% Hispanic, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.4% black, 94.5% white, 0.3% Native American, 0.3% mixed race, 3.2% other or not specified, and 0.2% Asian. Based on gender, 41.0% are female and 59.0% are male. The median age of Raymondville is 33 years old. In Raymondville, 3.4% of the citizens are veterans. Of the population of Raymondville 1.4% have a graduate degree, 36.4% have a high-school diploma, and 7.2% have a college degree. In Raymondville, 41.5% live in poverty, 5.4% are widows, 30.8% do not have health insurance, and 38.8% participate in the labor force. Raymondville has a population density of 1,032 people per square mile.
An overview of Texas
There are 468 general hospitals and 501 health centers that provide care for 28,701,845 Texas residents. Nix Health Care System, Grace Medical Center, and Houston Methodist Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. The state of Texas has a cost of living index of 91.3 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 88.9 and a housing index rating of 85.3. Residents of Texas enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 40th in the United States. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Texas citizen is ranked 38th nation-wide. Additionally, Texas is ranked 37th by standards of healthcare.
Social demographics of the state
In Texas, 24% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 35. In terms of religion, 42% of Texas residents attend religious services among the 27,848 different congregations that are available in the state. 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-31%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-6%. In Texas there are 1,292 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 43% of Texas residents voted Democrat and 52% voted Republican. In terms of diversity, Texas ranks 2nd in the nation.
State-wide weather information
Texas experiences an average humidity rating of about 65%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of February at around 81%. The average air quality index rating in Texas is 36.8 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 51.4 AQI. During the summer, the average temperature in Texas is around 82F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 102F during the month of June. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 56F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 48F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 75F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 16F during the month of January. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of June at around 7.44 inches. On average, the state receives 31.68 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Texas mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Texas can include tornadoes, hurricanes, and floods.
Wildlife to be found in Texas
The state of Texas has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of guajillo, ceniz, mesquite, and post oak. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the armadillos, the bats, the pronghorn deer, or the coyotes. The state animal of Texas is the nine-banded armadillo. Some of the plants species native to the Texas region include post oak, perennial bunchgrasses, and mesquite.