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Cost of Living
The community where a care facility is located might have a major impact on facility price. The overall cost of living is a big influence in determining which location works for your loved one's needs. The median home value in Bend is about $324,469 and the median price for rent is around $1,293 a month. The rent burden for Bend is about 20.6% of the average monthly income.
Demographics and Values
Of the population of Bend 42.6% have a college degree, 17.7% have a high-school diploma, and 15.2% have a graduate degree. Demographically, Bend is 1.2% other or not specified, 9.1% Hispanic, 3.0% mixed race, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.3% Native American, 1.8% Asian, 0.7% black, and 92.9% white. Bend has a population density of 1,103 people per square mile. Out of the total population of Bend, 10.9% live in poverty, 10.6% have some form of disability, 5.1% consider themselves widows, and 66.9% participate in the labor force. In Bend, 8.2% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military. Based on gender, 47.9% are male and 52.1% are female. The median age of Bend is 38 years old.
An overview of Oregon
In total, Oregon has 64 general hospitals and 163 health centers that provide care for 4,235,303 citizens. Asante Three Rivers Medical Center, Ohsu Hospital And Clinics, and Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. The state of Oregon has a cost of living index of 131.2 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 110.3 and a housing index rating of 181.8. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Oregon citizen is ranked 27th nation-wide. Additionally, Oregon is ranked 17th by standards of healthcare. The natural beauty of Oregon is ranked 30th in the nation.
Social demographics of the state
During the latest presidential election, 39% voted for the Republican candidate while 50% voted for the Democratic candidate. In terms of diversity, Oregon ranks 28th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. The median age in the state is 39, and 31% of the population is over the age of 55. Twenty-nine percent of Oregon residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 4,026 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-29%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. In Oregon there are 120 masonic lodges.
State-wide weather information
During the summer, the average temperature in Oregon is around 65°F. The average high summer temperature is around 94°F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 35°F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 37°F. The average high winter temperature is around 57°F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 11°F in the month of December. On average, the humidity rating for Oregon is around 69%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 88%. On average, Oregon has an air quality index rating of around 35.4 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 75.0 AQI. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Oregon is around 3.06 inches. The most precipitation occurs in December with an average of 16.10 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Oregon mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Oregon can include earthquakes (moderate), earthquakes (high), floods, and tornados.
Wildlife to be found in Oregon
The state of Oregon has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of roseflower, pink spineflower, lemon balm, and prettyface. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the great white shark, the gray-tailed vole, the jerusalem cricket, or the snapping turtle. The state animal of Oregon is the the beaver.