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North Las Vegas, Nevada
Cost of Living
The overall cost of living is a major factor in determining which care choice meets the needs of your loved one's needs. North Las Vegas has a median home value of around $180,090 and the median cost of rent is $1,183 per month per month. The rent burden for North Las Vegas is about 21.1% of the average person's monthly income.
Demographics and Values
In North Las Vegas, 10.2% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Racially, the population of North Las Vegas is 6.3% Asian, 40.9% Hispanic, 5.4% mixed race, 0.7% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 13.0% other or not specified, 0.6% Native American, 53.7% white, and 20.2% black. Out of the total population of North Las Vegas, 4.4% consider themselves widows, 15.1% live in poverty, 65.4% participate in the labor force, and 16.2% do not have health insurance. Currently, the population of North Las Vegas consists of 242,975 people. North Las Vegas has a population density of 957 people per square mile. In terms of education, 16.4% have a college degree, 5.1% have a graduate degree, and 30.9% have a high-school diploma. Out of the total city population, 50.7% are female and 49.3% are male. The median age of North Las Vegas is 32 years old.
An overview of Nevada
Based on natural beauty, Nevada ranks 46th in the nation. Overall, Nevada ranks 37th out of all states in quality of life and 31st in healthcare. Out of a national average of 100, Nevada has a cost of living index rating of 108, a grocery index rating of 108, and a housing index rating of 122. There are 46 general hospitals and 45 health centers that provide care for 3,097,672 Nevada residents. Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center, Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center, and And Renown South Meadows Medical Center are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state.
Social demographics of the state
The state has a median age of 38 and 28% of its population being over the age of 55. In the most recent presidential election, 46% of Nevada residents voted Republican and 48% voted Democrat. In Nevada, 31% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 1,392 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-10%, and Historically Black Protestant-5%. In Nevada there are 48 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, Nevada ranks 9th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly.
State-wide weather information
The average monthly precipitation for the state of Nevada is around 0.72 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of January at around 2.95 inches. During the summer, the average temperature in Nevada is around 72F. The average high summer temperature is around 110F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 37F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Nevada drops to around 34F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 69F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 8F in the month of December. The average air quality index rating in Nevada is 41.4 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of August with a rating of around 68.8 AQI. Nevada experiences an average humidity rating of about 38%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 70% in the month of January. While residents of Nevada mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Nevada can include earthquakes (moderate), floods, and and tornadoes.
Wildlife to be found in Nevada
The state of Nevada has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of snowberry, white and yellow violets, single-leaf pinon, and littleleaf horsebrush. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the eagles, the wolves, the desert tortoise, or the pronghorns. The state animal of Nevada is the the sheep.