Care homes offer a personal care experience for your loved one. Residential care homes provide community living with 24-hour staffing and individualized care. This type of facility is resembles a single-family home. Services provided might include three meals a day, laundry, and transit. Wyoming has specific rules related to this type of facility. The The Department of Health, Office of Healthcare Licensing and Surveys, and licenses assisted living facilities regulates this type of facility.
Cost of Living
The cost of care for a community is determined by the destination where it is located. The rent burden for Buffalo is about 18.3% of the average monthly income. The median home value in Buffalo is about $215,142 and the median price for rent is $848 per month a month.
Demographics and Values
The current population of Buffalo consists of 4,367 people and in total the Buffalo metro area has a population of 4,584. Buffalo has a population density of 395 people per square mile. In Buffalo, 10.4% are widowed, 65.6% participate in the labor force, 16.3% do not have health insurance, and 16.2% have some form of disability. Racially, the population of Buffalo is 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 2.0% black, 0.9% other or not specified, 2.1% mixed race, 1.5% Hispanic, 0.0% Asian, 2.7% Native American, and 92.3% white. In Buffalo, 16.8% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. Out of the total city population, 58.0% are male and 42.0% are female. The median age of Buffalo is 45 years old. In terms of education, 27.3% have a college degree, 33.4% have a high-school diploma, and 9.8% have a graduate degree.
An overview of Wyoming
Residents of Wyoming enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 17th in the United States. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Wyoming citizen is ranked 31st nation-wide. Additionally, Wyoming is ranked 42nd by standards of healthcare. There are 31 hospitals and 18 health centers that service a population of 576,542. The three highest ranked hospitals in Wyoming are St. John's Medical Center, Campbell County Memorial Hospital, and Sheridan Memorial Hospital. Out of a national average of 100, Wyoming has a cost of living index rating of 91, a grocery index rating of 99, and a housing index rating of 72.
Social demographics of the state
In terms of religion, 38% of Wyoming residents attend religious services among the 948 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-27%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. In Wyoming there are 46 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, Wyoming ranks 41st in the nation. In the last presidential election 22% of Wyoming residents voted Democrat and 67% voted Republican. The median age in the state is 38, and 30% of the population is over the age of 55.
State-wide weather information
On average, Wyoming has an air quality index rating of around 0.4 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of August with a rating of around 59.6 AQI. The average humidity across the state is 57%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 69% in the month of December. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 4.45 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 1.09 inches of precipitation a month. During the winter, the average temperature in Wyoming drops to around 22F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 46F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -7F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Wyoming is around 65F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 93F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 34F in the month of June. While residents of Wyoming mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Wyoming can include earthquakes (moderate) and tornadoes.
Wildlife to be found in Wyoming
The state of Wyoming has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of saltbush shrubs, alpine meadows, hay, and greasewood. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the moose, the mountain lion, the black bear, or the gray wolf. The state animal of Wyoming is the buffalo.