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Demographics and Values
Laveen has a population density of 953 people per square mile.
An overview of Arizona
In total, Arizona has 96 general hospitals and 153 health centers that provide care for 7,296,554 citizens. Verde Valley Medical Center, Flagstaff Medical Center, and Mayo Clinic Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Overall, Arizona ranks 34th in quality of life and 23rd in healthcare compared to other US states. Based on natural beauty, Arizona ranks 33rd in the nation. The state of Arizona has a cost of living index of 97.7 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 96.9 and a housing index rating of 91.7.
Social demographics of the state
Thirty-four percent of Arizona residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 4,673 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-26%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. In Arizona there are 67 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 45% of Arizona residents voted Democrat and 49% voted Republican. The state of Arizona ranks 11th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. The median age in the state is 38, and 30% of the population is over the age of 55.
State-wide weather information
During the winter, the average temperature in Arizona drops to around 46°F. The average high winter temperature is around 75°F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 11°F in the month of December. During the summer, the average temperature in Arizona is around 81°F.Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 112°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 34°F during the month of June. On average, the humidity rating for Arizona is around 39%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of January at around 61%. The average air quality index rating in Arizona is 49.9 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of April with a rating of 65.5 AQI. The most precipitation occurs in July with an average of 4.92 inches of precipitation a month.The average monthly precipitation for the state of Arizona is around 1.04 inches. While residents of Arizona mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Arizona can include earthquakes (moderate) and floods.
Wildlife to be found in Arizona
The state of Arizona has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of cereus, spruce, ponderosa pine, and desert flowers.While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the rattlesnakes, the black and brown bears, the black-tailed jackrabbit, or the gray fox.The state animal of Arizona is the the ringtail cat.