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El Dorado, Arkansas
Cost of Living
The community in which a community is based can have a large impact on community price. Cost of living is a major influence in choosing which destination works for your loved one. The median home value in El Dorado is $93,490 and the median price for rent is around $582 a month. The rent burden for El Dorado is around 13.4% of the average person's monthly income.
Demographics and Values
Demographically, El Dorado is 0.6% Asian, 0.4% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 47.8% white, 1.0% mixed race, 49.5% black, 0.7% Native American, and 4.3% Hispanic. Based on gender, 52.1% are female and 47.9% are male. The median age of El Dorado is 36 years old. In terms of education, 22.8% have a college degree, 30.0% have a high-school diploma, and 7.7% have a graduate degrease Dorado has a population density of 429 people per square mile. In El Dorado, 9.0% of the citizens are veterans. Out of the total population of El Dorado, 56.7% participate in the labor force, 14.3% do not have health insurance, 9.0% consider themselves widows, and 16.8% have some form of disability.
An overview of Arkansas
There are 88 general hospitals and 130 health centers that provide care for 3,024,692 Arkansas residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Arkansas Heart Hospital, Llc, Arkansas Surgical Hospital, and And Mercy Hospital Northwest Arkansas. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Arkansas citizen is ranked 45th nation-wide. Additionally, Arkansas is ranked 49th by standards of healthcare. Out of a national average of 100, Arkansas has a cost of living index rating of 88, a grocery index rating of 92, and a housing index rating of 74. The natural beauty of Arkansas is ranked 19th in the nation.
Social demographics of the state
In terms of diversity, Arkansas ranks 33rd in the nation. In Arkansas, 41% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 6,697 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-2%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-46%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-8%. In Arkansas there are 361 masonic lodges. In Arkansas, 30% of the population is over the age of 55.The median age in the state is 38. In the last presidential election 34% of Arkansas residents voted Democrat and 61% voted Republican.
State-wide weather information
During the winter, the average temperature in Arkansas drops to around 41F. The average high winter temperature is around 60F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 22F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 79F.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 60F during the month of June. On average, the state receives 4.23 inches of precipitation a month. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.85 inches. The average air quality index rating in Arkansas is 38.8 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of July with a rating of around 47.9 AQI. Arkansas experiences an average humidity rating of about 71%.The highest monthly average humidity rating is 73% in the month of May. While residents of Arkansas mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Arkansas can include earthquakes (moderate) and tornadoes.
Wildlife to be found in Arkansas
The state of Arkansas has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of hickory, pine, mink, and orchid. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the armadillo, the white-tailed deer, the mourning dove, or the black bears. The state animal of Arkansas is the white-tailed deer.