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Queen Creek, Arizona
Cost of Living
The location where a care facility is located can have a huge influence on the price of care. The overall cost of living can be a motivating factor in determining which care choice is best for your family. The rent burden for Queen Creek is around 21.8% of the average person's monthly income. The median home value in Queen Creek is about $312,666 and the median cost for rent is about $1,783 per month a month.
Demographics and Values
In terms of education, 38.5% have a college degree, 19.0% have a high-school diploma, and 14.0% have a graduate degree. Racially, the population of Queen Creek is 15.6% Hispanic, 88.3% white, 0.9% Native American, 2.8% mixed race, 2.5% black, 2.5% Asian, 2.9% other or not specified, and 0.2% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. In Queen Creek, 7.2% of the population are veterans. Queen Creek has a population density of 503 people per square mile. The current population of Queen Creek consists of 39,184 people. Based on gender, 50.1% are female and 49.9% are male. The median age of Queen Creek is 33 years old. In Queen Creek, 4.3% do not have health insurance, 2.6% consider themselves widows, 7.9% live in poverty, and 6.1% have some form of disability.
An overview of Arizona
There are 96 general hospitals and 153 health centers that provide care for 7,296,554 Arizona residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Verde Valley Medical Center, Flagstaff Medical Center, and Mayo Clinic Hospital. Out of a national average of 100, Arizona has a cost of living index rating of 98, a grocery index rating of 97, and a housing index rating of 92. Residents of Arizona enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 33rd in the United States. In terms of personal well-being, Arizona ranks 23rd in healthcare and 34th in quality of life compared to other states.
Social demographics of the state
In terms of diversity, Arizona ranks 11th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religion, 34% of Arizona residents attend religious services among the 4,673 different congregations that are available in the state. 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. The median age in the state is 38, and 30% of the population is over the age of 55.In the last presidential election 45% of Arizona residents voted Democrat and 49% voted Republican.
State-wide weather information
The average monthly precipitation for the state of Arizona is around 1.04 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 4.92 inches. 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 average temperature in the summer rises to around 81Â°F.The average high summer temperature is around 112Â°F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 34Â°F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Arizona drops to around 46Â°F. The average high winter temperature is around 75Â°F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 11Â°F during the month of December. Arizona experiences an average humidity rating of about 39%.The highest monthly average humidity rating is 61% in the month of January. 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, jojoba, fir, and spruce.While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the white pelican, the collared lizard, the a single jaguar (called el jefe) that migrated to arizona from mexico, or the rattlesnakes.The state animal of Arizona is the the ringtail cat.