Cost of Living
The total cost of living is a major influence when selecting which care choice meets the needs of your loved one. The rent burden for Acworth is about 20.4% of the average person’s monthly income. Acworth has a median home value of around $163,659 and the median cost of rent is $1,174 per month.
Demographics and Values
Acworth has a population density of 989 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Acworth consists of 22,698 people. In Acworth, 70.3% participate in the labor force, 9.6% have some form of disability, 9.4% live in poverty, and 5.7% are widowed. Based on gender, 51.4% are female and 48.6% are male. The median age of Acworth is 35 years old. Racially, the population of Acworth is 9.7% Hispanic, 2.9% mixed race, 0.5% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 61.9% white, 27.8% black, 3.9% other or not specified, 2.9% Asian, and 0.2% Native American. In Acworth, 8.3% of the population are veterans. Of the population of Acworth 10.0% have a graduate degree, 32.8% have a college degree, and 24.1% have a high-school diploma.
An overview of Georgia
There are 151 general hospitals and 251 health centers that provide care for 10,626,983 Georgia residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in Georgia are Adventhealth Gordon, Wellstar Paulding Hospital, and And Piedmont Columbus Regional Northside. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Georgia citizen is ranked 17th nation-wide. Additionally, Georgia is ranked 39th by healthcare standards. The natural beauty of Georgia is ranked 20th in the nation. Out of a national average of 100, Georgia has a cost of living index rating of 91, a grocery index rating of 97, and a housing index rating of 74.
Social demographics of the state
The state of Georgia ranks 13th in the country for diversity. The state has a median age of 37 and 26% of its population being over the age of 55. In Georgia, 42% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 12,292 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-38%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-17%. In Georgia there are 622 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 46% of Georgia residents voted Democrat and 51% voted Republican.
State-wide weather information
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 57F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 47F. The average high winter temperature is around 70F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 24F in the month of January. The average humidity across the state is 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of August at around 75%. On average, Georgia has an air quality index rating of around 37.8 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of March with a rating of around 43.9 AQI. The most precipitation occurs in August with an average of 8.46 inches of precipitation a month. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Georgia is around 4.17 inches. While residents of Georgia mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Georgia can include hurricanes, floods, tornadoes, and and earthquakes (moderate).
Wildlife to be found in Georgia
The state of Georgia has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of sweetgum, palms, red cedar, and maples. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the cottonmouth snakes, the brown thrasher, the copperhead snakes, or the salamanders. The state animal of Georgia is the north Atlantic right whale.