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Midwest City, Oklahoma
Cost of Living
Cost of living can be a major factor in determining which care option works best. Monthly, the median rent in Midwest City is around $812 and the median value for a home for Midwest City is approximately $104,989. The rent burden for Midwest City is around 16.5% of the average monthly income.
Demographics and Values
The total population of Midwest City consists of 57,308 people. Midwest City has a population density of 906 people per square mile. Out of the total city population, 47.9% are male and 52.1% are female. The median age of Midwest City is 35 years old. In Midwest City, 13.7% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Racially, the population of Midwest City is 6.1% mixed race, 4.0% Native American, 6.8% Hispanic, 1.4% Asian, 20.5% black, 1.4% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 66.7% white. In Midwest City, 7.2% consider themselves widows, 15.6% live in poverty, 15.1% have some form of disability, and 12.6% do not have health insurance. Of the population of Midwest City 31.3% have a high-school diploma, 20.3% have a college degree, and 6.8% have a graduate degree.
An overview of Oklahoma
There are 134 hospitals and 109 health centers that service a population of 3,953,546. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be St Mary's Regional Medical Center, Memorial Hospital, Community Hospital, and Llc. Residents of Oklahoma enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 42nd in the United States. Overall, Oklahoma ranks 43rd out of all states in quality of life and 47th in healthcare. The state of Oklahoma has a cost of living index of 88.1 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 95.4 and a housing index rating of 71.9.
Social demographics of the state
Forty-three percent of Oklahoma residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 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. In the last presidential election 29% of Oklahoma residents voted Democrat and 65% voted Republican. 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.
State-wide weather information
The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.85 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Oklahoma is around 3.08 inches. Oklahoma experiences an average humidity rating of about 64%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of May at around 72%. The average air quality index rating in Oklahoma is 38.5 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 52.2 AQI. During the summer, the average temperature in Oklahoma is around 80°F. The average high summer temperature is around 98°F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 58°F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Oklahoma drops to around 39°F. The average high winter temperature is around 60°F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 17°F 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 tornados 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 big bluestem, yellow poplar, scurf pea, and grama. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the common collared lizard, the texas night snake, the familiar bluet, or the three-toed amphiuma. The state animal of Oklahoma is the american bison.