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Cost of Living
Senior community price is affected by the neighborhood in which it is located. The rent burden for Louisville is about 16.9% of the average monthly income. The median home value in Louisville is around $81,291 and the median rent is $598 per month a month.
Demographics and Values
Out of the total population of Louisville, 15.7% do not have health insurance, 37.6% live in poverty, 16.7% have some form of disability, and 57.3% participate in the labor force. Demographically, Louisville is 0.8% Native American, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.5% mixed race, 1.8% other or not specified, 35.3% white, 2.6% Hispanic, 0.1% Asian, and 61.5% black. In Louisville, 4.9% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Out of the total city population, 54.0% are female and 46.0% are male. The median age of Louisville is 36 years old. Louisville has a population density of 160 people per square mile. The current population of Louisville consists of 4,378 people and in total the Louisville metro area has a population of 6,279. Of the population of Louisville 29.0% have a high-school diploma, 5.3% have a graduate degree, and 20.6% have a college degree.
An overview of Mississippi
The state of Mississippi has a cost of living index of 85.7 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 91.6 and a housing index rating of 70.1. There are 105 general hospitals and 247 health centers that provide care for 2,983,400 Mississippi residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Baptist Memorial Hospital Union County, Beacham Memorial Hospital, and Ochsner Medical Center-hancock. Based on natural beauty, Mississippi ranks 11th in the nation. Overall, Mississippi ranks 48th in quality of life and 50th in healthcare compared to other US states.
Social demographics of the state
In terms of religion, 49% of Mississippi residents attend religious services among the 6,765 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-41%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-24%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Mississippi there are 604 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 40% of Mississippi residents voted Democrat and 58% voted Republican. The state has a median age of 38 and 29% of its population being over the age of 55. The state of Mississippi ranks 30th in the country for diversity.
State-wide weather information
Mississippi experiences an average humidity rating of about 74%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 76% in the month of July. The average air quality index rating in Mississippi is 39.2 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 49.3 AQI. The most precipitation occurs in July with an average of 7.60 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 4.85 inches of precipitation a month. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 46°F. The average high winter temperature is around 67°F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 27°F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Mississippi is around 80°F. The average high summer temperature is around 94°F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 63°F in the month of June. While residents of Mississippi mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Mississippi can include hurricanes, tornados, and and earthquakes (moderate).
Wildlife to be found in Mississippi
The state of Mississippi has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of bloodroot, mayapple, wild geranium, and hepatica. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the chickadee, the mountain lions, the cormorant, or the dove. The state animal of Mississippi is the white-tailed deer.