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Miami Springs, Florida
Cost of Living
The location where a senior care community is based will have a huge influence on the overall cost. Cost of living can be a major factor when selecting which location is best for you or your loved one's needs. Miami Springs has a median home value of $339,160 and the median cost of rent is about $1,785 per month per month. The rent burden for Miami Springs is around 26.1% of the average person's monthly income.
Demographics and Values
Based on gender, 47.1% are male and 52.9% are female. The median age of Miami Springs is 45 years old. In Miami Springs, 10.5% live in poverty, 67.8% participate in the labor force, 9.4% have some form of disability, and 5.9% are widows. Currently, the population of Miami Springs consists of 14,424 people. Miami Springs has a population density of 1,934 people per square mile. In terms of education, 11.5% have a graduate degree, 27.1% have a high-school diploma, and 33.0% have a college degree. In Miami Springs, 3.7% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. Demographically, Miami Springs is 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.3% Asian, 77.3% Hispanic, 1.5% other or not specified, 0.3% mixed race, 0.0% Native American, 94.9% white, and 2.0% black.
An overview of Florida
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. Residents of Florida enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 21st in the United States. In terms of personal well-being, Florida ranks 29th in healthcare and 13th in quality of life compared to other states. There are 218 general hospitals and 108 health centers that provide care for 21,626,797 Florida residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be St. Joseph's Hospital, Sarasota Memorial Hospital, and Jupiter Medical Center.
Social demographics of the state
Thirty-five percent of Florida residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 15,611 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-24%, Mainline Protestant-14%, and Historically Black Protestant-8%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Florida there are 290 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, Florida ranks 8th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the last presidential election 48% of Florida residents voted Democrat and 49% voted Republican. In Florida, 34% of the population is over the age of 55.The median age in the state is 42.
State-wide weather information
The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of June at around 11.50 inches. On average, the state receives 4.54 inches of precipitation a month. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 82F.Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 95F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 66F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Florida drops to around 60F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 79F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 36F in the month of January. The average humidity across the state is 75%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 78% in the month of September. On average, Florida has an air quality index rating of around 37.0 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of April with a rating of around 47.9 AQI. 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 blackjack, a wide variety of palms, orchid, and beautyberry. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Florida panther, the diamondback rattler, the swamp rabbits, or the six species of sea turtle. The state animal of Florida is the Florida panther.