Companion care offers various services provided in your family's home. This care type can provide various medical services such as assistance in removing medication from container for those residents with a physical disability, opening container lids, and retrieving medication from secured storage. Typically, home care providers screen potential patients prior to entry. This screening might include health problems, skin problems, and medication use. In-home care offers a number of services including short-term nursing care, tracheostomy care, and local transportation. Additionally, care services can include meal preparation and help with household chores. In-home care may also afford your family member assistance doing help with household chores and going grocery shopping. Finally, assistive home care can provide your family member with services including transfers from wheelchair to bed and assistance with ambulation.
Cost of Living
Per month, the median rent in Star is around $1,161 per month and the median value of a house in Star costs around $227,317. The rent burden for Star is about 23.6% of the average monthly income.
Demographics and Values
Star has a population density of 536 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Star consists of 9,009 people and in total the Star metro area has a population of 9,076. In Star, 7.7% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Of the population of Star 27.1% have a college degree, 6.8% have a graduate degree, and 21.5% have a high-school diploma. Out of the total population of Star, 9.0% live in poverty, 10.5% have some form of disability, 65.2% participate in the labor force, and 7.9% do not have health insurance. Out of the total city population, 47.6% are male and 52.4% are female. The median age of Star is 36 years old. Demographically, Star is 9.3% Hispanic, 2.6% other or not specified, 0.9% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 93.2% white, 1.8% Native American, 0.2% black, and 1.3% mixed race.
An overview of Idaho
Out of a national average of 100, Idaho has a cost of living index rating of 94, a grocery index rating of 92, and a housing index rating of 87. There are 46 general hospitals and 77 health centers that provide care for 1,790,237 Idaho residents. St Luke's Magic Valley Ram, St Luke's Regional Medical Center, and Mountain View Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Idaho citizen is ranked 16th nation-wide. Additionally, Idaho is ranked 26th by standards of healthcare. Residents of Idaho enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 15th in the United States.
Social demographics of the state
The state of Idaho ranks 34th in the country for diversity. In the last presidential election 27% of Idaho residents voted Democrat and 59% voted Republican. In terms of religious values, 35% of Idaho's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 2,427 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-21%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Idaho there are 55 masonic lodges. In Idaho, 28% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 37.
State-wide weather information
During the summer, the average temperature in Idaho is around 65F. The average high summer temperature is around 97F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 31F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 26F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 49F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around -2F during the month of December. On average, the humidity rating for Idaho is around 62%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 77%. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of November at around 6.10 inches. On average, the state receives 1.42 inches of precipitation a month. The average air quality index rating in Idaho is 32.5 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 67.0 AQI. While residents of Idaho mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Idaho can include floods, earthquakes, and tornadoes (moderate).
Wildlife to be found in Idaho
The state of Idaho has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of fragrant white sand-verbena, velvet-leaf, Douglas maple, and sand-verbena. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the white sturgeon, the domestic cattle, the golden-mantled ground squirrel, or the goose. The state animal of Idaho is the Appaloosa horse.