Senior home care consists of various services administered in in a residential setting This type of care offers a number of services including laundry, short-term nursing care, and tracheostomy care. Typically, home care providers screen potential patients prior to entry. This screening might include medication use, health problems, and ADLs abilities. This type of care can provide various medical services such as assisting residents in drinking fluid to swallow medication, assistance in removing medication from container for those residents with a physical disability, and opening container lids. Furthermore, services provided can involve help with household chores and companionship. Non-medical home care may also afford your loved one help going grocery shopping and with assistance managing tasks. Finally, home-maker care can provide your family member with services comprised of transfers from wheelchair to bed and transfers from bed to wheelchair.
Cost of Living
Tequesta has a median home value of around $351,065 and the median cost of rent is about $1,589 per month. The rent burden for Tequesta is about 26.6% of the average person's monthly income.
Demographics and Values
Tequesta has a population density of 1,286 people per square mile. The total population of Tequesta consists of 6,094 people. Demographically, Tequesta is 0.0% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.1% black, 0.9% Asian, 0.5% mixed race, 97.4% white, 0.0% Native American, and 5.9% Hispanic. In Tequesta, 7.2% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Out of the total population of Tequesta, 5.3% live in poverty, 11.4% do not have health insurance, 60.7% participate in the labor force, and 8.2% consider themselves widows. Based on gender, 49.4% are female and 50.6% are male. The median age of Tequesta is 52 years old. In terms of education, 26.9% have a high-school diploma, 17.4% have a graduate degree, and 46.1% have a college degree.
An overview of Florida
Out of a national average of 100, Florida has a cost of living index rating of 99, a grocery index rating of 104, and a housing index rating of 95. Residents of Florida enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 21st in the United States. There are 218 general hospitals and 108 health centers that provide care for 21,626,797 Florida residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be St. Josephâ€™s Hospital, Sarasota Memorial Hospital, and Jupiter Medical Center. Overall, Florida ranks 13th in quality of life and 29th in healthcare compared to other US states.
Social demographics of the state
In terms of diversity, Florida ranks 8th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the last presidential election 48% of Florida residents voted Democrat and 49% voted Republican. The median age in the state is 42, and 34% of the population is over the age of 55. In terms of religious values, 35% of Florida's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 15,611 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-24%, Mainline Protestant-14%, and Historically Black Protestant-8%. In Florida there are 290 masonic lodges.
State-wide weather information
Florida experiences an average humidity rating of about 75%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of September at around 78%. The average air quality index rating in Florida is 37.0 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of April with a rating of around 47.9 AQI. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of June at around 11.50 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Florida is around 4.54 inches. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 60Â°F. The average high winter temperature is around 79Â°F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 36Â°F during the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Florida is around 82Â°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 95Â°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 66Â°F during the month of June. While residents of Florida mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Florida can include hurricanes and floods.
Wildlife to be found in Florida
The state of Florida has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of cypresses, saw palmetto, muhly grass, and a wide variety of palms. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the six species of sea turtle, the pelicans, the west indian (florida) manatee , or the herons. The state animal of Florida is the Florida Panther.