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Cost of Living
Senior living community price is influenced by the neighborhood in which it is located. The rent burden for Shubuta is about 11.0% of the average monthly income. The median home value in Shubuta is about $53,575 and the median cost for rent is about $344 a month.
Demographics and Values
Shubuta has a population density of 66 people per square mile. The total population of Shubuta consists of 416 people. Based on gender, 43.8% are male and 56.2% are female. The median age of Shubuta is 38 years old. In terms of education, 51.5% have a high-school diploma, 6.1% have a graduate degree, and 7.6% have a college degree. In Shubuta, 56.0% participate in the labor force, 6.4% consider themselves widows, 12.1% do not have health insurance, and 18.4% have some form of disability. In Shubuta, 5.2% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Racially, the population of Shubuta is 10.8% white, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.0% Hispanic, 0.0% mixed race, 0.0% other or not specified, 0.0% Asian, 0.0% Native American, and 89.2% black.
An overview of Mississippi
There are 105 hospitals and 247 health centers that service a population of 2,983,400. The three highest ranked hospitals in Mississippi are Baptist Memorial Hospital Union County, Beacham Memorial Hospital, and Ochsner Medical Center-Hancock. Overall, Mississippi ranks 48th in quality of life and 50th in healthcare compared to other US states. Out of a national average of 100, Mississippi has a cost of living index rating of 86, a grocery index rating of 92, and a housing index rating of 70. Residents of Mississippi enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 11th in the United States.
Social demographics of the state
During the latest presidential election, 58% voted for the Republican candidate while 40% voted for the Democratic candidate. In terms of diversity, Mississippi ranks 30th in the nation. The state has a median age of 38 and 29% of its population being over the age of 55. 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 non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-41%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-24%. In Mississippi there are 604 masonic lodges.
State-wide weather information
During the winter, the average temperature in Mississippi drops to around 46F. The average high winter temperature is around 67F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 27F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 80F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 94F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 63F during the month of June. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 7.60 inches. On average, the state receives 4.85 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the humidity rating for Mississippi is around 74%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of July at around 76%. The average air quality index rating in Mississippi is 39.2 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 49.3 AQI. 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, tornadoes, 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 hepatica, Dutchman's breeches, skunk cabbage, and staghorn sumac. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the cormorant, the mountain lions, the chickadee, or the crow. The state animal of Mississippi is the white-tailed deer.