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Cost of Living
The overall cost of living is a major factor in choosing which facility meets the needs of you or your loved one. The rent burden for Sumrall is about 17.1% of the average monthly income. The median home value in Sumrall is about $138,172 and the median price for rent is around $768 a month.
Demographics and Values
Based on gender, 48.0% are male and 52.0% are female. The median age of Sumrall is 34 years old. In Sumrall, 9.4% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Of the population of Sumrall 12.5% have a graduate degree, 32.0% have a high-school diploma, and 30.3% have a college degree. Sumrall has a population density of 180 people per square mile. The current population of Sumrall consists of 1,748 people. In Sumrall, 9.4% do not have health insurance, 17.5% have some form of disability, 57.8% participate in the labor force, and 22.5% live in poverty. Demographically, Sumrall is 0.7% Hispanic, 78.8% white, 19.6% black, 0.2% Native American, 0.7% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.2% other or not specified, and 0.4% mixed race.
An overview of Mississippi
In terms of personal well-being, Mississippi ranks 50th in healthcare and 48th in quality of life compared to other states. In terms of resources, Mississippi has a cost of living index of 85.7, a grocery index rating of 91.6, and a housing index rating of 70.1. 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. In total, Mississippi has 105 general hospitals and 247 health centers that provide care for 2,983,400 citizens. Baptist Memorial Hospital Union County, Beacham Memorial Hospital, and Ochsner Medical Center-hancock are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. The natural beauty of Mississippi is ranked 11th in the nation.
Social demographics of the state
In terms of diversity, Mississippi ranks 30th in the nation. In Mississippi, 49% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 6,765 different congregations. 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. The median age in the state is 38, and 29% of the population is over the age of 55. In the last presidential election 40% of Mississippi residents voted Democrat and 58% voted Republican.
State-wide weather information
The average monthly precipitation for the state of Mississippi is around 4.85 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 7.60 inches. Mississippi experiences an average humidity rating of about 74%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of July at around 76%. During the winter, the average temperature in Mississippi drops to around 46°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 67°F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 27°F during the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Mississippi is around 80°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 94°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 63°F during the month of June. On average, Mississippi has an air quality index rating of around 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, 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 dutchman's breeches, staghorn sumac, wild geranium, and eastern cottonwood. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the cormorant, the mountain lions, the dove, or the crow. The state animal of Mississippi is the white-tailed deer.