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Senior housing types near Claymont, DE

  • Ivy Gables Senior Living

    Ivy Gables Senior Living

    2210 Swiss Ln, Wilmington, DE 19810
    (4)
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    Ivy Gables Senior Living, is nestled in the village of Ardentown, Delaware and provides everything a senior living community should offer; a warm, friendly, comfortable and elegant lifestyle. It is surrounded by tastefully landscaped courtyards for relaxing with friends and families, listening to...

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  • Forwood Manor

    1912 Marsh Road, Wilmington, DE 19810
    (12)
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    Forwood Manor sits on 13 beautifully manicured acres and is located just minutes from I-95. Close to shopping and cultural sites, we offer a full-service rental retirement community with the best social and transportation programs, along with well-designed and spacious apartments. We invite you to...

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  • Shipley Manor

    Shipley Manor

    2723 Shipley Road, Wilmington, DE 19810
    (8)
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    Shipley Manor is a full service,continuing care rental retirement community serving independent living,assisted living, and skilled and rehabilitation services. Shipley Manor,a proud member of the community for over 26 years, was originally elementary school; it is now located in the Brandywine...

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  • The Residence at Chadd's Ford

    The Residence at Chadd's Ford

    1778 Wilmington Pike, Glen Mills, PA 19342
    (3)
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    The Residence at Chadds Ford will be LCB Senior Living’s flagship community in west suburban Philadelphia, bringing the area a level of luxury, service and sophisticated lifestyle befitting the cultured, inquisitive, active seniors that we serve. Located at 1778 Wilmington Pike in Glen Mills, within...

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  • The Summit at Glen Mills (Now Open)

    The Summit at Glen Mills (Now Open)

    52 Baltimore Pike, Glen Mills, PA 19342
    (2)
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    Combine amazing service, great friends, and resort-level amenities and you’ve got the perfect recipe for all the comforts of home. The Summit at Glen Mills is opening later this year and offers Independent Living, Personal Care and Memory Care all in one campus for flexibility and convenience. With...

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  • Ivy Creek Gracious Retirement Living

    Ivy Creek Gracious Retirement Living

    300 Franklin Dr, Glen Mills, PA 19342
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    We believe that Ivy Creek Gracious Retirement Living is so much more than walls and windows - it's a place to enjoy home-cooked meals, game night, or a quiet evening with family and friends. It's where you always feel comfortable, safe, and secure. At Ivy Creek, our management teams live on-site and...

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  • Wesley Enhanced Living Main Line a CCRC

    Wesley Enhanced Living Main Line a CCRC

    100 Halcyon Drive, Media, PA 19063
    (12)
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    Wesley Enhanced Living Main Line Wesley Enhanced Living Main Line is a senior living community located in Media, PA. Media is a small borough in Delaware County, west of Philadelphia and home to about 5,500 people. Residents can take part in a host of activities including going out to local...

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  • Plush Mills Senior Living

    Plush Mills Senior Living

    501 Plush Mill Rd, Wallingford, PA 19086
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    Plush Mills is a great place to live the good life. Big enough to count on. Small enough to care. With only 124 independent living apartments and 34 personalized care suites, Plush Mills is just the right size — large enough to offer a full range of services, yet small enough to provide truly...

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  • The Atrium at Churchman Village

    4949 Ogletown Stanton Rd, Newark, DE 19713
    (9)
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    We are excited to introduce you to our newly renovated community. At Churchman Village, we recently completed a $1.2M renovation, bringing state-of-the-art programming, care and amenities to our residents and families. Located in Newark, DE, home to the University of Delaware, as well as a number of...

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  • Friends Home in Kennett

    Friends Home in Kennett

    147 West State Street, Kennett Square, PA 19348
    (9)
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    Since 1898 the Friends Home has provided older adults quality care and housing at a moderate price. Founded by members of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), the Home has a strong tradition of encouraging independence and respect for the individuality and dignity of each person. Assisted...

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  • Bellingham Retirement Community

    Bellingham Retirement Community

    1615 East Boot Road, West Chester, PA 19380
    (78)
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    Bellingham is a senior living community offering independent living, personal care and memory care services to seniors We also offer skilled nursing care at Parklane which is located on our campus. Centered around a quaint 18th century farm, Bellingham retirement community offers a variety of...

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  • Arbour Square at West Chester

    Arbour Square at West Chester

    1201 Ward Ave, West Chester, PA 19380
    (15)
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    Arbour Square at West Chester is truly a unique rental community. Located in a beautiful, small town rich in history, Arbour Square stands out as something new and exciting, above and beyond the ordinary. A community where there’s always something interesting or fun going on, and where you’ll find...

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  • Harrison Hill Apartments

    Harrison Hill Apartments

    1015 Andrew Drive, West Chester, PA 19380
    (7)
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    SPECIAL: 13 Month Lease with First Month Free on a $1500/month 1BR Prescott Model. Call for details, some restrictions apply. Application Fee: $45 per applicant Reservation Fee: $500 (This becomes your Security Deposit once Approved). No Amenity Fees and No Entrance Fees! Specifically designed for...

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  • Wellington at Hershey's Mill

    Wellington at Hershey's Mill

    1361 Boot Road, West Chester, PA 19380
    (2)
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    Independent Living for Active Seniors Wellington at Hershey's Mill in West Chester, PA is an independent living residential community for active seniors who are looking to socialize, stay active, and no longer want the worry of owning a home. Are you ready to enjoy a carefree, maintenance-free...

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  • The Quadrangle a CCRC

    The Quadrangle a CCRC

    3300 Darby Road, Haverford, PA 19041
    (24)
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    The Quadrangle, situated on 74 beautifully landscaped acres on Philadelphia's Main Line, is an independent full-service community meeting needs of seniors like you since 1986. The community is ideal for seniors who desire an active lifestyle. Residents enjoy gracious apartment accommodations, a...

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  • Millcroft

    Millcroft

    255 Possum Park Road, Newark, DE 19711
    (10)
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    Established for over 30 years in Newark, Millcroft is truly the cornerstone of senior living. With our independent living, assisted living, and skilled and intermediate nursing rehabilitation, Millcroft is set apart from others by its in-house therapy service, full service rental retirement...

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  • Rosemont - A Presbys Inspired Life Community

    Rosemont - A Presbys Inspired Life Community

    404 Cheswick Place, Rosemont, PA 19010
    (12)
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    Rosemont is Main Line retirement living at its best for people 62 and better, offering superb services, amenities and dining on a picture-perfect estate where you can live each day to the fullest. Rosemont is easy to find and close to the best shopping, dining and entertainment. Family and friends...

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  • Woodbury Mews

    Woodbury Mews

    122-124 Green Avenue, Woodbury, NJ 08096
    (43)
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    When you think of independent living, assisted living, and memory care, what do you see? If cookie-cutter apartments, quiet hallways, bland food and stereotypical activities come to mind, then think again. Over twenty years of experience have taught us that today's seniors want more choices and are...

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  • Echo Lake (Assisted Living and Memory Care Opening Summer 2020)

    Echo Lake (Assisted Living and Memory Care Opening Summer 2020)

    900 N Atwater Dr, Malvern, Malvern, PA 19355
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    We are locally owned and operated by SageLife. Our founders were pioneers in senior living; they helped define the companies that have defined the industry. Sage’s mission is to create the best home for each member of the SageLife family every day by encouraging, empowering, and celebrating...

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  • Simpson House

    Simpson House

    2101 Belmont Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19131
    (12)
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    Simpson House is conveniently located at the corner of Belmont and Monument Avenues and overlooks beautiful Fairmont Park. Simpson House was founded in 1865 to attend to the needs of older persons in the community after the Civil War. This unbroken chain of caring exists today as we provide a unique...

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  • The Watermark at Logan Square East

    The Watermark at Logan Square East

    2 Franklin Town Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19103
    (22)
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    Over twenty years of experience have taught us that today's seniors want more choices and are leading a more active lifestyle than generations before. That's why we created a community filled with choice. Great restaurants, brain and body fitness courses, fantastic events, a state-of-the-art fitness...

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  • Ashbridge Manor

    Ashbridge Manor

    971 East Lancaster Avenue, Downingtown, PA 19335
    (21)
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    Ashbridge Manor, a retirement community located in Downingtown, PA, was formerly the landmark, Tabas' Mickey Rooney Hotel. Seniors residing in this 123 Apartment Community enjoy 24-hour concierge service, weekly housekeeping and linen service, free scheduled transportation, delux continental...

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  • Simpson Meadows

    Simpson Meadows

    101 Plaza Dr, Downingtown, PA 19335
    (13)
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    Simpson Meadows is Central Chester County's premier non-profit continuing care retirement community, with more than a 150 year history of service to senior adults as a member of the Simpson Senior Services network. Our philosophy of care includes maximizing resident independence at an affordable...

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  • Vernon House

    Vernon House

    3226 Clifford St., Philadelphia, PA 19121
    (1)
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    At Vernon House, you’ll find a 62+ Senior Philadelphia apartment community where everything you want is brought together: a location in the neighborhood where you want to live, amenities designed to make your life more enjoyable, and features that are both modern and centered on comfort. When you...

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  • Canvas Valley Forge

    Canvas Valley Forge

    101 Bryce Ln, King of Prussia, PA 19406
    (5)
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    Canvas is a brand-new concept in 55+ living. At Canvas, you can live your life on your own time, and let us take care of the details. Let your home set you free. SERVICES: Focus on living your best life—and let us take care of the details. Our selection of useful services was designed to help you...

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  • St. Martha Villa

    St. Martha Villa

    490 Manor Avenue, Downingtown, PA 19335
    (20)
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    Since our founding in 2003, St. Martha Villa has proudly served in the Chester County Community by providing exceptional care. Our bright, spacious, one story building is situated on a beautifully landscaped campus with numerous outdoor gardens, walking paths and even a putting green! The beautiful...

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  • Cardinal Village

    Cardinal Village

    455 Hurffville-Cross Keys Road, Sewell, NJ 08080
    (30)
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    Let Cardinal Village take the worry out of your retirement years.   Our community design is all on one level. We offer a selection of apartment styles to fit your needs; all with no entrance fees and a month to month lease.   Our nondenominational community offers peace of mind and...

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  • Faison Mews

    Faison Mews

    1655 Park Blvd., Camden, NJ 08103
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    At Faison Mews, you’ll find a 62 and older senior affordable apartment home located in the beautiful Parkside neighborhood of Camden, New Jersey. These apartments are located in a neighborhood where seniors want to live, with amenities designed to make seniors lives more enjoyable, and apartment...

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  • Spring Mill

    Spring Mill

    2002 Joshua Road, Lafayette Hill, PA 19444
    (13)
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    Spring Mill is part of Presby’s Inspired Life, a nonprofit organization with a more than 60 year tradition of creating exceptional living experiences. The centerpiece of our Lafayette Hill community is the beautifully restored Spring Mill School. Nestled on 15 serene acres, Spring Mill is convenient...

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  • Eagleview Landing (Opening Summer 2020)

    Eagleview Landing (Opening Summer 2020)

    650 Stockton Drive, Exton, PA 19341
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    Introducing Eagleview Landing, the newest senior living community in Exton, PA. The location just outside Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is close to perfect. The comfort of Independent Living, Personal Care and Memory Care is reassuring. And the luxury? Isn't that always nice? Eagleview Landing is...

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  • Wesley Enhanced Living at Stapeley

    Wesley Enhanced Living at Stapeley

    6300 Greene St, Philadelphia, PA 19144
    (44)
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    Less than 10 miles from the urban vitality of Center City and located within the historically and culturally rich enclave of Northwest Philadelphia, Wesley Enhanced Living at Stapeley offers personal care services in private accommodations within a beautiful, historic building. A complete range of...

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  • Freedom Village at Brandywine

    Freedom Village at Brandywine

    15 Freedom Blvd, Coatesville, PA 19320
    (17)
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    Are you ready for fewer chores and more adventures? Located in historic Chester County, our continuing care retirement community, also known as a CCRC, gives you access to four levels of care on one campus, including independent living, personal care home, memory care, and skilled nursing. Plus,...

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  • The Yorkhouse

    The Yorkhouse

    5325 Old York Road, Philadelphia, PA 19141
    (8)
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    DISCOVER THE YORKHOUSE The Yorkhouse provides a welcoming community while allowing for carefree, independent living. From our movie projection room with vivid surround sound to the newly renovated social hall, residents enjoy extensive on-site amenities, outstanding activities, and services....

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  • Yardley Commons

    Yardley Commons

    209 Laurel Road, Voorhees Township, NJ 08043
    (31)
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    Yardley Commons provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on beautiful, secure grounds just 15 miles from downtown Philadelphia, you'll love our charming facilities and the convenience of being so close to the history and entertainment in 'The City of...

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  • Daylesford Crossing

    1450 E Lancaster Ave, Paoli, PA 19301
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    Daylesford Crossing has earned it's stellar reputation on the Main Line by delivering high quality, inclusive care with a unique emphasis on lifestyle. Our community is proud to be voted the "The Best of the Main Line" and we are also certified as a "Great Place to Work." We offer a full spectrum of...

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  • Robinson Personal Care Home

    4104 West Girard Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19104
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    Robinson Personal Care Home is a senior living community located in Philadelphia, PA. Philadelphia is a very busy city and home to about 1.5 million people. Residents can find a host of activities to partake in, including going to restaurants, doing their shopping, going to games, concerts and...

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  • Maple Village

    22 W Rittenhouse St, Philadelphia, PA 19144
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    At Maple Village, we have a myriad of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site experiences and trips. Cats and dogs are permitted in private quarters. Our property is conveniently located near reachable public transportation. Our location conveniently offers resident parking. All...

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  • Jenner's Pond

    2000 Greenbriar Lane, West Grove, PA 19390
    (4)
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    The historic community of West Grove, Pennsylvania, provides an excellent opportunity for Jenner's Pond to relax and enjoy life in an idyllic setting. Full of historic charm and natural beauty, West Grove offers outstanding amenities to suit a variety of personal tastes and requirements. West Grove...

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  • Springfield Senior Living

    551 E Evergreen Avenue, Wyndmoor, PA 19038
    (14)
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    Dedicated to yesterday's traditions and today's conveniences! Springfield Residences is an assisted and independent living community located in beautiful Chestnut Hill. Our elegant country campus is easily accessible to both Philadelphia and Montgomery Counties. Call today to tour our lovely...

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  • Pinnacle at Plymouth Meeting (Opening Summer 2020)

    Pinnacle at Plymouth Meeting (Opening Summer 2020)

    215 Plymouth Road, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462
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  • Pewter Village at Collingswood

    1058 Eldridge Ave W, Collingswood, NJ 08107
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  • Anthology of King of Prussia (Opening Winter 2020)

    350 Guthrie Rd, King of Prussia, PA 19406
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Claymont, Delaware

Independent Living

Independent Living Communities provide seniors with a balance between an opportunity to live an independent lifestyle and not having to concern themselves with the upkeep of basic tasks and responsibilities. Meals, recreational activities and housekeeping responsibilities are handled for you while you are unencumbered to use your time as you wish. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy an opportunity to be among peers, surrounded by others of similar ages and interests. Typically comprised of a private living space and a full kitchen, these communities offer homes with many of the amenities of apartment life but without the hassle. Guests can be invited over and entertained, and more time can be spent with them with the basic maintenance of daily chores out of the way. While policies vary between communities, numerous residences allow pets as well. If residents decide they would like to employ the services of private medical providers, they may always do so. There are a number of advantages and costs to keep in mind when choosing an independent living community. It is important to learn if these amenities are included in the care plan: initial assessment fee, utilities, cable TV, field trips, housekeeping, laundry, internet access, and wellness program. The benefits that pertain to independent living include game/TV room, laundry service, community activities, golf course, restaurant-style dining hall, beauty salon & barber shop, private rental hall, and transportation.

Demographics and Values

In Claymont, 10.1% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Demographically, Claymont is 0.0% other or not specified, 30.2% black, 4.4% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.5% Native American, 1.8% Hispanic, 1.2% mixed race, and 63.6% white. Of the population of Claymont 9.3% have a graduate degree, 23.8% have a college degree, and 36.5% have a high-school diploma. Out of the total population of Claymont, 12.2% live in poverty, 6.2% do not have health insurance, 5.6% consider themselves widows, and 15.7% have some form of disability. Out of the total city population, 51.4% are female and 48.6% are male. The median age of Claymont is 38 years old. The total population of Claymont consists of 8,707 people. Claymont has a population density of 1,563 people per square mile.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of living can be a major factor in selecting which destination is the best fit for you or your loved one. The rent burden for Claymont is about 21.8% of the average monthly income. The median home value in Claymont is around $200,679 and the median rent is about $1,189 per month a month.

State Information

An overview of Delaware

In terms of resources, Delaware has a cost of living index of 106.0, a grocery index rating of 113.4, and a housing index rating of 98.2. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than said average. In total, Delaware has 13 general hospitals and 15 health centers that provide care for 977,370 citizens. Nanticoke Memorial Hospital Christiana Care Health Services, Inc., and St Francis Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Overall, Delaware ranks 23rd out of all states in quality of life and 15th in healthcare. Based on natural beauty, Delaware ranks 47th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of religion, 34% of Delaware residents attend religious services among the 831 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-15%, Mainline Protestant-21%, and Historically Black Protestant-10%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Hindu-2%. In Delaware there are 45 masonic lodges. The median age in the state is 41, and 33% of the population is over the age of 55. The state of Delaware ranks 17th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the last presidential election 53% of Delaware residents voted Democrat and 42% voted Republican.

State-wide weather information

During the winter, the average temperature in Delaware drops to around 36F. The average high winter temperature is around 49F in the month of December. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 24F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Delaware is around 75F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 88F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 60F in the month of June. On average, the state receives 3.76 inches of precipitation a month. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of August at around 5.59 inches. On average, Delaware has an air quality index rating of around 42.5 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of June with a rating of 51.5 AQI. Delaware experiences an average humidity rating of about 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of September at around 7,000%. While residents of Delaware mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Delaware can include hurricanes.

Wildlife to be found in Delaware

The state of Delaware has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of sassafras, tulip poplar, hickory, and shadbush. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the white-tailed deer, the falcons, the white perch, or the red-headed woodpecker. The state animal of Delaware is the bullhead.