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  • Five Star Premier Residences of Yonkers

    Five Star Premier Residences of Yonkers

    537 Riverdale Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10705
    (64)
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    A charming neighborhood setting combined with a location convenient to the fabulous attractions of Manhattan and Westchester County. Located in Westchester County, Classic Residence is close to the historic attractions and cultural allure of Manhattan. #800-S-124 Memory Support #800-F-979

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  • Sunrise of Cresskill

    Sunrise of Cresskill

    3 Tenakill Park Drive East, Cresskill, NJ 07626
    (19)
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    About Sunrise of Cresskill Community & Location Highlights: •Sunrise of Cresskill, NJ, offers a range of Bergen County senior living options, including independent living, assisted living, memory care and short-term stays •Shopping and recreation, including swimming, are less than a mile away...

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  • Kittay Senior Apartments

    Kittay Senior Apartments

    2550 Webb Avenue, Bronx, NY 10468
    (24)
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    Kittay - CHOSEN AS ONE OF THE "BEST OF SNEIOR LIVING 2020" BY SENIOR ADVISOR.COM - is an independent living community where tenants can live on their own, in a place that encourages their independence, creativity, vitality, and spunk – all with the level of support that’s right for them. Kittay...

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  • Garito Manor Senior Residence

    Garito Manor Senior Residence

    180 Union Ave, New Rochelle, NY 10801
    (18)
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    Garito Manor offers unfurnished spacious studio and one bedroom apartments; Garito Manor is a retirement residence with services but without the medical component. Our all-inclusive monthly fee includes: Rent, utilities and the following package of services: two (2) meals per day (lunch and dinner),...

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  • The Esplanade at Palisades

    The Esplanade at Palisades

    640 Oak Tree Road, Palisades, NY 10964
    (15)
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    The Esplanade at Palisades is a beautiful and affordable senior community located on a lovely 22 acre campus in Rockland County. We are in close proximity to New York City, Bergen and Westchester Counties. Here, residents can retain their independence and privacy while also enjoying the peace of...

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  • Willow Towers Assisted Living

    Willow Towers Assisted Living

    355 Pelham Road, New Rochelle, NY 10805
    (3)
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    Enjoy living in our brand new over-sized apartments with wonderful views of the Long Island Sound. Willow Towers is a not-for-profit Assisted Living community, licensed by the state of New York. Willow Towers provides an elegant lifestyle, which includes gourmet meals by our Johnson and Wales...

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  • Atria Woodlands

    Atria Woodlands

    1017 Saw Mill River Road, Ardsley, NY 10502
    (32)
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    At Atria Woodlands, you'll find an array of services and amenities to help you enjoy life and stay connected with your community. Whether it's a leisurely breakfast in the bistro, a workout in our state-of-the-art fitness center, or a stimulating educational seminar, you can be as busy or relaxed as...

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  • Arbor Terrace Teaneck

    Arbor Terrace Teaneck

    600 Frank W. Burr Blvd, Teaneck, NJ 07666
    (11)
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    Arbor Terrace Teaneck provides the highest quality of independent living in the Teaneck, New Jersey area. Every resident receives unique and personalized care and attention tailored to where they are and what they need most. At Arbor Terrace Teaneck, both residents and their families enjoy peace of...

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  • Five Star Premier Residences of Teaneck

    Five Star Premier Residences of Teaneck

    655 Pomander Walk, Teaneck, NJ 07666
    (16)
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    Are you ready to embrace a whole new level of independence? Five Star Premier Residences of Teaneck, formerly Classic Residence by Hyatt, is the community where you'll find The Vital Elements that are important to living life to the fullest: Home, Wellness, Connection and Vitality. Enjoy the...

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  • Tappan Zee Manor LLC

    Tappan Zee Manor LLC

    51 Mountainview Avenue, Nyack, NY 10960
    (11)
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    Tappan Zee Manor, a licensed adult home, provides gracious living for seniors with all the luxuries of a hotel in a home-like setting. It offers residents companionship, comfort and security while retaining privacy and independence. High above the charming village of Nyack, NY, Tappan Zee Manor...

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  • Hudson Hills

    Hudson Hills

    3505 Bergen Turnpike, North Bergen, NJ 07047
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    Hudson Hills Senior Living invites residents to a home of endless possibilities, growth and comfort. Residents choose from spacious studio, one and two bedroom apartments and live a maintenance-free lifestyle. All daily amenities are included in this North Bergen, New Jersey Independent Living...

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  • Atria Rye Brook

    Atria Rye Brook

    1200 King Street, Rye Brook, NY 10573
    (26)
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    At Atria Rye Brook, you'll have countless opportunities to socialize and learn through a full calendar of activities. Visit our pottery studio complete with potter's wheel and kiln, on-site hair salon and barber shop, media room with large-screen TV and year-round indoor and outdoor pools. Atria...

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  • Atria Waldwick NOW OPEN

    Atria Waldwick NOW OPEN

    245 Wyckoff Ave, Waldwick, NJ 07463
    (1)
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    Located in a residential neighborhood in northern Bergen County, Atria Waldwick is a vibrant community designed to help older people enjoy the benefits of an active lifestyle – and experience greater well-being. This inviting residence offers a selection of private suite, one- and two- bedroom...

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  • Allendale Community for Senior Living

    Allendale Community for Senior Living

    85 Harreton Road, Allendale, NJ 07401
    (30)
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    The Allendale Community for Senior Living is Bergen County's premier continuum-of-care facility, comprised of three separate residences: The Atrium for residential living, Carlton Court for assisted living and the Allendale Nursing Home. This family-owned and operated community has earned a...

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  • The Amsterdam at Harborside

    The Amsterdam at Harborside

    300 East Overlook, Port Washington, NY 11050
    (15)
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    The Amsterdam at Harborside, the first and only true life care community in Nassau County, opened in September, 2010 and is located on the North Shore of Long Island, adjacent to the Harbor Links Golf Course and Bar Beach and a 38 minute train ride to NYC. The community offers gracious, vibrant...

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  • The Club at Briarcliff Manor

    The Club at Briarcliff Manor

    25 Scarborough Rd, Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510
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    Unsurpassed luxury meets modern living in a community that is reimagining care. Experience the pinnacle of sophistication and service at The Club at Briarcliff Manor, New York’s premier senior living community. Enjoy life in an upscale setting with top-tier service and amenities from a professional...

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  • The Mews

    The Mews

    1/2 Bolling Place, Greenwich, CT 06830
    (10)
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    The Mews is a private, non-profit 501 (c)(3) organization, dedicated to keeping senior citizens living independently in Greenwich as long as possible. We attract residents from close and far, including Greenwich, Cos Cob, Darien, Rye, and other communities throughout the Northeast. It is governed by...

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  • Atria on Roslyn Harbor

    Atria on Roslyn Harbor

    100 Landing Road, Roslyn, NY 11576
    (15)
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    Atria on Roslyn Harbor is an independent senior living community in Roslyn, New York on Long Island. This luxury senior housing community has all the amenities of a resort retreat. The elegant Atria on Roslyn Harbor gives residents the freedom to explore diverse interests. Conveniently located on...

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  • Brookdale Battery Park City

    Brookdale Battery Park City

    455 North End Avenue, New York, NY 10282
    (11)
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    Brookdale Battery Park is the premiere senior living and assisted living community in New York, New York. With a prime location in Manhattan, Brookdale Battery Park offers upscale senior living right on the Hudson River, near the Statue of Liberty. Manhattan is often called the economic and cultural...

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  • Horizon Manor North Residential Healthcare Facility

    Horizon Manor North Residential Healthcare Facility

    73 Overlook Road, Montclair, NJ 07043
    (3)
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           A beautiful Victorian Home in lovely Upper Montclair with Tudors and old oaks as your neighbors.  Spacious Veranda for quiet chats overlooking well maintained properties.          18th Century appointed private and...

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  • Atria On The Hudson

    Atria On The Hudson

    321 North Highland Avenue, Ossining, NY 10562
    (26)
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    Welcome to Atria on the Hudson, the next generation in thoughtful, purposeful community living for seniors. It's much more than a place to live; it's a safe, inviting community to call home. Atria on the Hudson is the newly renovated fourth member of the Atria family in Westchester County — which...

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  • Edgehill, a CCRC

    Edgehill, a CCRC

    122 Palmers Hill Road, Stamford, CT 06902
    (1)
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    Edgehill, a lifecare community by Benchmark Senior Living is conveniently located on the border of Stamford and Greenwich. We offer Independent Living, Assisted Living and Nursing Care. Our community features a comfortable lifestyle, superb amenities and the highest standards of hospitality and...

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  • The Residence at Summer Street

    The Residence at Summer Street

    14 Second Street, Stamford, CT 06905
    (1)
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    Welcome The Residence at Summer Street is a premier Luxury Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care community, in the downtown area of Stamford, CT. When you join our family, you’ll thrive in a vibrant community setting, and as importantly, your family and friends will have the comfort of...

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  • Springvale Apartments

    Springvale Apartments

    2-T Skytop Dr, Croton-on-Hudson, NY 10520
    (18)
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    Springvale Apartments is a vibrant community for adults 55 and up. Independent Living in a Park-Like setting overlooking the Hudson River in the town of Cortlandt. We have thirty buildings located on thirty-five acres with river views and old growth trees. Our garden apartments, with private...

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  • Atria Stamford

    Atria Stamford

    77 3rd Street, Stamford, CT 06905
    (21)
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    Atria Stamford has served the families of Fairfield County since 2007. With a continuing commitment to quality, the community is undergoing an extensive renovation and expansion to enhance beauty and functionality. Once complete, residents will enjoy a host of exciting new spaces and amenities,...

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  • Signature Senior Living

    Signature Senior Living

    631 Foster Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11230
    (36)
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    At Signature Senior Living we provide our residents with a wide array of services and amenities to meet each individuals needs while providing a safe and pleasant environment.. We have beautiful rooms to accommodate every budget, starting with semi-privates, privates and even one bedroom apartments!...

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  • Sunrise of East Meadow

    Sunrise of East Meadow

    1555 Glen Curtis Boulevard, East Meadow, NY 11554
    (45)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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  • Atria Darien

    Atria Darien

    50 Ledge Road, Darien, CT 06820
    (2)
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    Atria Senior Living is a leading operator of independent living, assisted living, supportive living and memory care communities in more than 200 locations in 26 states and seven Canadian provinces. Atria communities are home to more than 23,000 seniors and employ more than 14,000 people.

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  • The Waterford on the Bay

    The Waterford on the Bay

    2900 Bragg Street, Brooklyn, NY 11235
    (55)
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    The Waterford on the Bay is Brooklyn's premier waterfront senior living residence. It is one of the most popular assisted living residences which feature a luxurious, hotel-like atmosphere, five-star concierge assistance, daily housekeeping, and a lavish fine dining room, our mission is to combine...

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  • The Residences at Plainview By Chelsea Senior Living

    The Residences at Plainview By Chelsea Senior Living

    9 Gerhard Rd, Plainview, NY 11803
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    The Residences By Chelsea Senior Living, located in the vibrant Long Island community of Plainview, will offer lifestyle choices for independent seniors more closely associated with a luxury hotel. With indoor and outdoor pools, a fully equipped gym, restaurant-style dining and a Concierge,...

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  • Fountainview at College Road

    2000 Fountainview Dr., Monsey, NY 10952
    (5)
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    FountainView at College Road is Rockland's County's premier residential retirement community with spacious private apartments with services and amenities for independent service. The Springs features Assisted Living and is especially designed for residents who can benefit from more personal service....

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  • Ateret Avot

    1410 East 10th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11230
    (2)
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    Ateret Avot is a luxurious Jewish independent living community located in historic Brooklyn, New York. This community is located in Kings County. Our mission is to meet the physical, social and spiritual needs of Orthodox Jewish seniors in a luxurious environment, enhanced by the warmth and presence...

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  • Promenade at Tuxedo Place

    40 Hospital Rd, Tuxedo Park, NY 10987
    (29)
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    Located in historic Tuxedo Park, New York in the Ramapo Mountains, Elant at Tuxedo Place offers residents a refreshing retirement alternative.  With 44 independent and 56 assistive living apartment homes, Tuxedo Place meets a variety of  lifestyle needs and preferences. Affordable...

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  • Drum Hill Senior Living

    90 Ringgold St, Peekskill, NY 10566
    (18)
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    Drum Hill Senior Living provides seniors with an independent living community in Peekskill, NY. This community is located in a beautiful area that is rich with history. Peekskill is a part of Westchester County, and it offers many opportunities for residents and visitors to get out and have fun....

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  • The Senior Residence at St. Peter the Apostle

    The Senior Residence at St. Peter the Apostle

    415 Fifth Avenue, River Edge, NJ 07661
    (9)
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  • Freedom Village

    Freedom Village

    69 Straight St, Paterson, NJ 07501
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  • Bethany Residence

    401 Rutgers Ave., Hillside, NJ 07205
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  • The Society House

    328 E Mt. Pleasant Ave, Livingston, NJ 07039
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  • Villa St. Francis

    250 South St, Peekskill, NY 10566
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Yonkers, New York

Independent Living

For seniors who wish to live primarily without personal assistance but would like the advantage of having housekeeping taken care of by professionalls, an Independent Living Community might be the perfect option. Occupants may use their free time as they wish while their meals are cooked by a professionall chef, housekeeping and laundry duties are taken care of by staff, and social activities are organized and scheduled. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy an opportunity to live among peers, surrounded by others of similar age groups and backgrounds. Typically consisting of a private living area and a full kitchen, these communities offer residences with many of the amenities of apartment life but without the hassle. Guests can be invited over and entertained, and there will be more time to spend with them with the basic maintenance of daily tasks out of the way. While policies differ between locations, a number of residences allow cats and dogs as well. Nursing and health care services may always be arranged for with private care providers if desired. There are a number of benefits and expenses to balance while determining an independent living community. It is important to learn if these amenities are covered in your service plan: utilities, internet access, move-in fee, initial assessment fee, field trips, parking, meals, and laundry. The benefits associated with independent living include security guards, restaurant-style dining hall, laundry service, private rental hall, concierge services, healthcare center, golf course, and game/TV room.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

The humidity, air temperature, and air quality of a city may have a major effect on the overall health of your family member. On average, Yonkers has a humidity rating of approximately 62%. The average humidity levels peak in December at approximately 68%. The average air quality index rating in Yonkers is about 39.4. The average air quality conditions are rated as good. This means that there is no health advisory associated with the air quality for this destination. The air quality index score is at its max during the month of July at approximately 62.4. During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion. Yonkers has a humid subtropical type of climate. Monthly, Yonkers measures about 4 inches of precipitation. The most precipitation normally occurs in October with an average of 5 inches during the month. In terms of snow fall Yonkers gets on average 27.50 inches of snow. During the summer, Yonkers is about 77F. The summer high temperature rises to approximately 89F in July. The lowest summer temperature drops to roughly 64F in June. In the winter months, the average temp in Yonkers falls to roughly 37F. The peak winter temperature gets to roughly 48F in the month of December. The low winter temperature is approximately 27 F during the month of January.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

Access to hospitals is a key factor in deciding the right care option. The top hospitals that service Yonkers include St John's Riverside Hospital and St Joseph's Medical Center. In total, there are 2 hospitals located in Yonkers which offer emergency services and other healthcare.

Demographics and Values

In Yonkers, 3.7% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military. Yonkers is considered very friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. During the last presidential election, 64.9% voted Democrat, 31.2% voted Republican, and 3.9% voted for a third party candidate in Westchester county. Out of the total population of Yonkers, 16.4% live in poverty, 9.7% do not have health insurance, 6.3% consider themselves widows, and 11.3% have some form of disability. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Yonkers, out of the total population 5.2% practice Judaism, 0.8% practice an Eastern religion, and 1.5% practice Islam. In Yonkers, 35.1% are nonbelievers. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Yonkers 47.0% practice Catholicism, 1.9% practice another Chrisitan faith, and 1.8% are Methodists. Of the population of Yonkers 14.2% have a graduate degree, 32.7% have a college degree, and 25.3% have a high-school diploma. The total population of Yonkers consists of 202,019 people. Yonkers has a population density of 4,330 people per square mile. The current population of Yonkers is shrinking at a rate of 0.000%. Based on gender, 47.2% are male and 52.8% are female. The median age of Yonkers is 39 years old. In Yonkers, 28.0% of the population are over the age of 55, 10.4% are over the age of 60, 6.8% are over the age of 70, and 4.4% are over the age of 80. In terms of crime, Yonkers has 4.1 violent crimes per 1000 residents and 10.4 property crimes per 1000 residents. Racially, the population of Yonkers is 0.4% Native American, 36.3% Hispanic, 56.3% white, 3.8% mixed race, 7.2% Asian, 17.8% black, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 14.5% other or not specified.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of care for a community is determined by the destination where it is located. Yonkers has a cost of living index of around 162.9 based on the national average of 100, where anything higher than 100 is considered costlier than the national average. Yonkers has a grocery index of about 104.4. Monthly, the median price for rent in Yonkers is about $1,675 and the median home value for Yonkers is approximately $379,440. The rent burden for Yonkers is around 21.1% of the average monthly income.

State Information

An overview of New York

Residents of New York enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 24th in the United States. There are 205 general hospitals and 496 health centers that provide care for 19,493,819 New York residents. Hospital For Special Surgery, Albany Memorial Hospital, and And Northern Duchess Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. The quality of life enjoyed by the average New York citizen is ranked 25th nation-wide. Additionally, New York is ranked 13th by standards of healthcare. The state of New York has a cost of living index of 135.7 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 114.8 and a housing index rating of 204.4.

Social demographics of the state

In the most recent presidential election, 37% of New York residents voted Republican and 59% voted Democrat. In New York, 30% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 39. In terms of religion, 29% of New York residents attend religious services among the 14,110 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-10%, Mainline Protestant-11%, and Historically Black Protestant-5%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-7%, Muslim-2%, and Buddhist-<1%. In New York there are 72 masonic lodges. The state of New York ranks 5th in the country for diversity and the state is considered very LGBTQ friendly.

State-wide weather information

The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of October at around 6.10 inches. On average, the state receives 3.54 inches of precipitation a month. During the winter, the average temperature in New York drops to around 25F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 25F during the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 2F during the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in New York is around 68F. The average high summer temperature is around 86F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 48F in the month of June. The average humidity across the state is 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 77% in the month of December. The average air quality index rating in New York is 34.2 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 44.5 AQI. While residents of New York mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in New York can include floods, hurricanes, tornados, and and earthquakes (moderate).

Wildlife to be found in New York

The state of New York has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of smooth white beardtongue, swamp milkweed, bluets, and smooth blue aster. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the eastern cougar, the black bear, the eurasian boar, or the moose. The state animal of New York is the beaver.