Cost of Living
The community where a care community is based will have a significant impact on community price. Cost of living is a major factor in deciding which care option is best for your loved one. The rent burden for Camarillo is around 22.0% of the average person’s monthly income. The median monthly cost for rent in Camarillo is $2,001 and the median value for a home for Camarillo is approximately $540,177.
Demographics and Values
Out of the total population of Camarillo, 64.2% participate in the labor force, 12.0% have some form of disability, 5.1% do not have health insurance, and 6.5% are widows. Based on gender, 51.5% are female and 48.5% are male. The median age of Camarillo is 42 years old. Camarillo has a population density of 1,331 people per square mile. Racially, the population of Camarillo is 0.3% Native American, 76.6% white, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 4.7% other or not specified, 5.6% mixed race, 11.1% Asian, 1.5% black, and 25.4% Hispanic. In terms of education, 15.4% have a high-school diploma, 40.8% have a college degree, and 15.9% have a graduate degree. In Camarillo, 9.5% of the citizens are veterans.
An overview of California
The state of California has a cost of living index of 138.7 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 121.4 and a housing index rating of 227.3. There are 391 hospitals and 1,108 health centers that service a population of 39,715,372. The three highest ranked hospitals in California are Mills-peninsula Medical Center, Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, and And Santa Monica’s UCLA Medical Center and Orthopedic Hospital. Residents of California enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 5th in the United States. The quality of life enjoyed by the average California citizen is ranked 19th nation-wide. Additionally, California is ranked 7th by healthcare standards.
Social demographics of the state
In terms of diversity, California ranks 1st in the nation and is considered very LGBTQ friendly. In California, 26% of the population is over the age of 55.The median age in the state is 37. In the last presidential election 62% of California residents voted Democrat and 32% voted Republican. In terms of religious values, 31% of California’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 23,558 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-10%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Buddhist-2%, and Hindu-2%. In California there are 395 masonic lodges.
State-wide weather information
The average monthly precipitation for the state of California is around 2.04 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of December at around 16.26 inches. California experiences an average humidity rating of about 61%.The highest monthly average humidity rating is 81% in the month of July. On average, California has an air quality index rating of around 57.1 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 83.0 AQI. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 47F. The average high winter temperature is around 76F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 8F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 71F.The average high summer temperature is around 116F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 34F in the month of June. While residents of California mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in California can include earthquakes (high), floods, and and tornadoes.
Wildlife to be found in California
The state of California has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of California poppy, service-berry, sequoia, and Joshua tree. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the cougars, the black bears, the coyotes, or the whales. The state animal of California is the California grizzly bear.