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Cost of Living
The neighborhood in which a senior care community is located could have a significant effect on the overall price. Cost of living is a big influence when choosing which facility meets the needs of you or your loved one. The rent burden for Idabel is around 12.5% of the average person's monthly income. Idabel has a median home value of $75,471 and the median cost of rent is $411 per month.
Demographics and Values
Of the population of Idabel 16.0% have a college degree, 4.1% have a graduate degree, and 37.2% have a high-school diploma. Racially, the population of Idabel is 11.3% mixed race, 1.4% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 4.7% other or not specified, 48.8% white, 11.5% Hispanic, 0.5% Asian, 12.4% Native American, and 20.9% black. The current population of Idabel consists of 5,829 people and in total the Idabel metro area has a population of 6,879. Idabel has a population density of 157 people per square mile. In Idabel, 8.7% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Based on gender, 48.7% are male and 51.3% are female. The median age of Idabel is 33 years old. In Idabel, 9.2% consider themselves widows, 51.9% participate in the labor force, 31.3% live in poverty, and 21.0% have some form of disability.
An overview of Oklahoma
Overall, Oklahoma ranks 43rd in quality of life and 47th in healthcare compared to other US states. 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. Based on natural beauty, Oklahoma ranks 42nd in the nation. In total, Oklahoma has 134 general hospitals and 109 health centers that provide care for 3,953,546 citizens. St Mary's Regional Medical Center, Memorial Hospital, Community Hospital, and Llc are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state.
Social demographics of the state
The state of Oklahoma ranks 22nd in the country for diversity. The median age in the state is 37, and 28% of the population is over the age of 55. In Oklahoma, 43% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 7,057 different congregations. 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. During the latest presidential election, 65% voted for the Republican candidate while 29% voted for the Democratic candidate.
State-wide weather information
On average, Oklahoma has an air quality index rating of around 38.5 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of July with a rating of around 52.2 AQI. On average, the state receives 3.08 inches of precipitation a month. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.85 inches. Oklahoma experiences an average humidity rating of about 64%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 72% in the month of May. During the summer, the average temperature in Oklahoma is around 80F. The average high summer temperature is around 98F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 58F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 39F. The average high winter temperature is around 60F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 17F in 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 little bluestem, yellow poplar, hickories and others, and grama. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the swamp dwarf crayfish, the Texas night snake, the eastern pipistrelle, or the three-toed amphiuma. The state animal of Oklahoma is the American bison.