Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Independent Living communities. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one, and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 2 Independent Living communities in Beloit and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.
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If you would like the peace of mind of having your chores taken care of by professionalls while living at your own pace, you might consider the option of independent living. Food preparation, leisure activities and housekeeping chores are taken care of while you are able to use your time as you choose. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy the opportunity to live among peers, in a community with others of similar ages and interests. Residents’ quarters consist of a private living space with their own kitchen. The independence of apartment life is still enjoyed, offering opportunities to socialize with guests and visitors in a private and personal setting. While policies vary between communities, many residences allow cats and dogs as well. If residents decide they would like to employ the services of private medical professionalls, they always have the option. There are an assortment of advantages and expenses to consider while selecting an independent living community. It is important to determine if these amenities are covered in your service plan: move-in fee, field trips, housekeeping, transportation, initial assessment fee, parking, wellness program, and utilities. The luxuries that pertain to independent living include healthcare center, game/TV room, golf course, transportation, concierge services, laundry service, fitness center & swimming pool, and security guards.
The total cost of living is a major influence in selecting which destination works for you or your loved one’s needs. Per month, the median rent in Beloit is about $802 and the median price of a home in Beloit is about $92,366. The rent burden for Beloit is about 18.1% of the average person’s monthly income.
In Beloit, 8.6% of the population are veterans. Demographically, Beloit is 0.4% other or not specified, 0.5% Asian, 0.7% mixed race, 3.3% Hispanic, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.4% Native American, 96.9% white, and 1.0% black. In Beloit, 3.6% do not have health insurance, 13.4% have some form of disability, 17.7% live in poverty, and 60.7% participate in the labor force. Beloit has a population density of 365 people per square mile. The current population of Beloit consists of 3,187 people and in total the Beloit metro area has a population of 3,710. Of the population of Beloit 27.4% have a college degree, 30.3% have a high-school diploma, and 9.8% have a graduate degree. Based on gender, 47.8% are female and 52.2% are male. The median age of Beloit is 38 years old.
Overall, Kansas ranks 22nd in quality of life and 33rd in healthcare compared to other US states. In terms of resources, Kansas has a cost of living index of 89.7, a grocery index rating of 91.9, and a housing index rating of 73.8. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. There are 144 hospitals and 75 health centers that service a population of 2,912,321. University Of Kansas Hospital, Newton Medical Center, and Providence Medical Center are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Residents of Kansas enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 8th in the United States.
In terms of religion, 37% of Kansas residents attend religious services among the 4,782 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-31%, Mainline Protestant-24%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In Kansas there are 279 masonic lodges. During the latest presidential election, 57% voted for the Republican candidate while 36% voted for the Democratic candidate. In terms of diversity, Kansas ranks 25th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. The state has a median age of 37 and 29% of its population being over the age of 55.
The average temperature in the summer rises to around 76F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 95F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 54F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Kansas drops to around 32F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 53F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 12F in the month of January. Kansas experiences an average humidity rating of about 66%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 72% in the month of December. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.73 inches. On average, the state receives 2.55 inches of precipitation a month. On average, Kansas has an air quality index rating of around 36.0 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of July with a rating of around 46.4 AQI. While residents of Kansas mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Kansas can include tornadoes, floods, and and earthquakes (high).
The state of Kansas has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of sycamore, bur oak, Siberian elm, and sugarberry. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the muskrat, the beaver, the cottontail, or the skink. The state animal of Kansas is the American buffalo.