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Keystone Heights, Florida
Cost of Living
The neighborhood in which a care community is located will have a major effect on community price. The total cost of living is a big influence in choosing which care option is best for your loved one. Keystone Heights has a median home value of $139,928 and the median cost of rent is around $883 per month per month. The rent burden for Keystone Heights is around 16.4% of the average person's monthly income.
Demographics and Values
In Keystone Heights, 11.0% have some form of disability, 9.7% live in poverty, 64.0% participate in the labor force, and 7.4% are widows. Demographically, Keystone Heights is 0.0% Native American, 0.4% other or not specified, 0.5% mixed race, 96.3% white, 2.0% Asian, 2.0% Hispanic, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 0.7% black. Based on gender, 45.9% are male and 54.1% are female. The median age of Keystone Heights is 37 years old. Of the population of Keystone Heights 24.6% have a high-school diploma, 26.2% have a college degree, and 8.5% have a graduate degree. In Keystone Heights, 11.0% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Keystone Heights has a population density of 528 people per square mile.
An overview of Florida
Residents of Florida enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 21st in the United States. The state of Florida has 218 hospitals and 108 health centers, providing care to a population of 21,626,797. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be St. Joseph's Hospital, Sarasota Memorial Hospital, and Jupiter Medical Center. In terms of resources, Florida has a cost of living index of 98.9, a grocery index rating of 104.0, and a housing index rating of 95.4. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. Florida is ranked 13th in quality of life and 29th in healthcare.
Social demographics of the state
In terms of religious values, 35% of Florida's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 15,611 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-24%, Mainline Protestant-14%, and Historically Black Protestant-8%. In Florida there are 290 masonic lodges. The state of Florida ranks 8th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the last presidential election 48% of Florida residents voted Democrat and 49% voted Republican. The median age in the state is 42, and 34% of the population is over the age of 55.
State-wide weather information
On average, the state receives 4.54 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 11.50 inches of precipitation a month. During the winter, the average temperature in Florida drops to around 60Â°F. The average high winter temperature is around 79Â°F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 36Â°F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 82Â°F.The average high summer temperature is around 95Â°F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 66Â°F in the month of June. The average air quality index rating in Florida is 37.0 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of April with a rating of around 47.9 AQI. On average, the humidity rating for Florida is around 75%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 78% in the month of September. While residents of Florida mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Florida can include hurricanes and floods.
Wildlife to be found in Florida
The state of Florida has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of saw palmetto, cypresses, southern magnolia, and water oak.While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the herons, the wild turkey, the diamondback rattler, or the florida panther.The state animal of Florida is the florida panther.