Searching for Senior Apartments facilities in Newport, OR?
Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Senior Apartments facilities. Together, we’ll find the perfect fit for your loved one; and we’ll provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 6 Senior Apartments facilities in OR and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.
Looking for general info? Click here for more on Senior Apartments in Newport.
Cost of Living
The community in which a care facility is located might have a big influence on the overall cost. The total cost of living can be a major factor when determining which care choice meets the needs of your loved one's needs. The rent burden for Newport is around 21.1% of the average person's monthly income. The median home value in Newport costs around $216,374 and the median cost for rent is around $922 a month.
Demographics and Values
Newport has a population density of 457 people per square mile. In Newport, 56.4% participate in the labor force, 15.4% have some form of disability, 19.4% live in poverty, and 6.7% are widows. Out of the total city population, 45.2% are male and 54.8% are female. The median age of Newport is 45 years old. In Newport, 12.0% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Demographically, Newport is 83.2% white, 5.0% other or not specified, 1.7% Native American, 1.3% black, 0.6% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 7.3% mixed race, 16.6% Hispanic, and 0.9% Asian. In terms of education, 28.0% have a college degree, 27.5% have a high-school diploma, and 10.3% have a graduate degree.
An overview of Oregon
The state of Oregon has 64 hospitals and 163 health centers, providing care to a population of 4,235,303. 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. Oregon is ranked 27th in quality of life and 17th in healthcare. The natural beauty of Oregon is ranked 30th in the nation. In terms of resources, Oregon has a cost of living index of 131.2, a grocery index rating of 110.3, and a housing index rating of 181.8. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than said average.
Social demographics of the state
In the last presidential election 50% of Oregon residents voted Democrat and 39% voted Republican. The state of Oregon ranks 28th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. The median age in the state is 39, and 31% of the population is over the age of 55. In terms of religion, 29% of Oregon residents attend religious services among the 4,026 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-29%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Oregon there are 120 masonic lodges.
State-wide weather information
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. On average, the humidity rating for Oregon is around 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 88% in the month of December. During the summer, the average temperature in Oregon is around 65°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 94°F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 35°F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Oregon drops to around 37°F. The average high winter temperature is around 57°F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 11°F during the month of December. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of December at around 16.10 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Oregon is around 3.06 inches. 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 redwood pea, lemon balm, rayless ragwort, and pink spineflower. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the gray-tailed vole, the mountain beaver, the brown catshark, or the brown catshark. The state animal of Oregon is the the beaver.