Cedar City, Utah
A care home provides a communal setting for people who are able to preform activities of daily living with minimal assistance but seek oversight within a safe and protective complex. Services offered can include regular dining options, washing clothes , and transit. This type of facility is similar to a single-family home. In Utah, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $41,958. Utah has a number of provisions associated with this type of facility.
Cost of Living
The price of a Retirement community is affected by the neighborhood where it is located. Monthly, the median cost for rent in Cedar City is around $937 and the median home value for Cedar City is around $194,558. The rent burden for Cedar City is about 16.8% of the average person's monthly income.
Demographics and Values
Racially, the population of Cedar City is 4.8% other or not specified, 0.3% black, 2.4% mixed race, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 3.1% Native American, 0.6% Asian, 10.4% Hispanic, and 88.7% white. In Cedar City, 6.4% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Based on gender, 50.1% are female and 49.9% are male. The median age of Cedar City is 27 years old. In terms of education, 33.6% have a college degree, 22.8% have a high-school diploma, and 10.9% have a graduate degree. Cedar City has a population density of 342 people per square mile. In Cedar City, 64.5% participate in the labor force, 25.6% live in poverty, 9.3% have some form of disability, and 12.5% do not have health insurance.
An overview of Utah
There are 53 general hospitals and 53 health centers that provide care for 3,220,176 Utah residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Utah Valley Hospital, Lads Hospital, and Lakeview Hospital. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Utah citizen is ranked 4th nation-wide. Additionally, Utah is ranked 9th by healthcare standards. Based on natural beauty, Utah ranks 49th in the nation. The state of Utah has a cost of living index of 98.2 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 98.5 and a housing index rating of 93.6.
Social demographics of the state
During the latest presidential election, 46% voted for the Republican candidate while 27% voted for the Democratic candidate. In terms of religion, 53% of Utah residents attend religious services among the 5,557 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-7%, Mainline Protestant-6%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. In Utah there are 34 masonic lodges. In Utah, 21% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 31. In terms of diversity, Utah ranks 44th in the nation.
State-wide weather information
Utah experiences an average humidity rating of about 52%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 75% in the month of December. On average, Utah has an air quality index rating of around 51.3 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of July with a rating of around 74.0 AQI. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 28F. The average high winter temperature is around 60F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 3F during the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Utah is around 70F. The average high summer temperature is around 101F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 35F in the month of June. On average, the state receives 1.12 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in March with an average of 4.09 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Utah mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Utah can include earthquakes and tornadoes.
Wildlife to be found in Utah
The state of Utah has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Joshua tree, Utah oak, sego lily, and hawthorn. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Belding's ground squirrel, the gunnison's prairie dog, the black-tailed jackrabbit, or the brown (grizzly) bear. The state animal of Utah is the the wapiti elk.