Cost of Living
The community where a senior care community is based might have a major impact on facility price. Cost of living is a big influence in deciding which community is the best fit for you or your loved one's needs. The rent burden for Addison is around 17.0% of the average person's monthly income. Monthly, the median cost for rent in Addison is $1,752 and the median home value for Addison is $317,507.
Demographics and Values
In Addison, 5.8% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Based on gender, 51.0% are male and 49.0% are female. The median age of Addison is 33 years old. Racially, the population of Addison is 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 7.4% mixed race, 56.8% white, 10.9% black, 12.1% Asian, 23.0% Hispanic, 0.5% Native American, and 12.4% other or not specified. Of the population of Addison 58.2% have a college degree, 20.9% have a graduate degree, and 11.2% have a high-school diploma. Out of the total population of Addison, 1.5% are widows, 17.2% do not have health insurance, 8.1% live in poverty, and 3.2% have some form of disability. Currently, the population of Addison consists of 15,458 people. Addison has a population density of 1,365 people per square mile.
An overview of Texas
Based on natural beauty, Texas ranks 40th in the nation. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Texas citizen is ranked 38th nation-wide. Additionally, Texas is ranked 37th by standards of healthcare. The state of Texas has a cost of living index of 91.3 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 88.9 and a housing index rating of 85.3. There are 468 general hospitals and 501 health centers that provide care for 28,701,845 Texas residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Nix Health Care System, Grace Medical Center, and Houston Methodist Hospital.
Social demographics of the state
The state has a median age of 35 and 24% of its population being over the age of 55. Forty-two percent of Texas residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 27,848 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-31%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-6%. In Texas there are 1,292 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, Texas ranks 2nd in the nation. In the most recent presidential election, 52% of Texas residents voted Republican and 43% voted Democrat.
State-wide weather information
The average air quality index rating in Texas is 36.8 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of July with a rating of around 51.4 AQI. During the winter, the average temperature in Texas drops to around 48°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 75°F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 16°F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Texas is around 82°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 102°F during the month of June. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 56°F during the month of June. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Texas is around 31.68 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of June at around 7.44 inches. On average, the humidity rating for Texas is around 65%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of February at around 81%. While residents of Texas mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Texas can include tornadoes, hurricanes, and floods.
Wildlife to be found in Texas
The state of Texas has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of mesquite, guajillo, whitebrush, and prickly pear (opuntia) cactus. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the bats, the manatees, the pronghorn deer, or the rodents. The state animal of Texas is the nine-banded armadillo. Some of the plants species native to the Texas region include post oak, mesquite, and live oak.