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Cost of Living
The total cost of living can be a motivating factor in determining which care option is best for your loved one. Per month, the median rent in Bethany is about $781 per month and the median value of a home in Bethany is $116,932. The rent burden for Bethany is around 15.5% of the average monthly income.
Demographics and Values
Racially, the population of Bethany is 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 4.5% other or not specified, 74.8% white, 5.4% mixed race, 9.4% black, 16.0% Hispanic, 1.5% Asian, and 4.4% Native American. Based on gender, 50.5% are female and 49.5% are male. The median age of Bethany is 35 years old. Of the population of Bethany 7.6% have a graduate degree, 25.9% have a college degree, and 25.9% have a high-school diploma. Out of the total population of Bethany, 15.3% live in poverty, 16.3% have some form of disability, 65.5% participate in the labor force, and 8.0% are widowed. In Bethany, 8.2% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military. Bethany has a population density of 1,432 people per square mile. The current population of Bethany consists of 19,402 people.
An overview of Oklahoma
Overall, Oklahoma ranks 43rd out of all states in quality of life and 47th in healthcare. The state of Oklahoma has 134 hospitals and 109 health centers, providing care to a population of 3,953,546. St Mary's Regional Medical Center, Memorial Hospital, Community Hospital, and Llc are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. In terms of resources, Oklahoma has a cost of living index of 88.1, a grocery index rating of 95.4, and a housing index rating of 71.9. 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. The natural beauty of Oklahoma is ranked 42nd in the nation.
Social demographics of the state
During the latest presidential election, 65% voted for the Republican candidate while 29% voted for the Democratic candidate. The state has a median age of 37 and 28% of its population being over the age of 55. The state of Oklahoma ranks 22nd in the country for diversity. In terms of religion, 43% of Oklahoma residents attend religious services among the 7,057 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-47%, Mainline Protestant-18%, and Historically Black Protestant-4%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Oklahoma there are 352 masonic lodges.
State-wide weather information
Oklahoma experiences an average humidity rating of about 64%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 72% in the month of May. On average, Oklahoma has an air quality index rating of around 38.5 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 52.2 AQI. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.85 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 3.08 inches of precipitation a month. During the summer, the average temperature in Oklahoma is around 80F. The average high summer temperature is around 98F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 58F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Oklahoma drops to around 39F. The average high winter temperature is around 60F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 17F during the month of January. While residents of Oklahoma mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Oklahoma can include tornadoes and floods and earthquakes (high).
Wildlife to be found in Oklahoma
The state of Oklahoma has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Indian grass, prairie clovers, big bluestem, and yellow poplar. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the green toad, the Oklahoma salamander, the common collared lizard, or the Texas night snake. The state animal of Oklahoma is the American bison.