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Cost of Living
Senior living community price is determined by the city in which it is located. The rent burden for Riverton is around 21.1% of the average person's monthly income. Monthly, the median cost of rent in Riverton is $1,644 per month and the median value of a house in Riverton is $301,776.
Demographics and Values
In Riverton, 73.7% participate in the labor force, 6.9% have some form of disability, 2.9% consider themselves widows, and 5.7% do not have health insurance. Based on gender, 49.6% are male and 50.4% are female. The median age of Riverton is 31 years old. In Riverton, 4.0% of the population are veterans. Demographically, Riverton is 0.6% other or not specified, 1.7% Asian, 0.6% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.6% black, 1.2% mixed race, 7.1% Hispanic, 0.2% Native American, and 95.2% white. Riverton has a population density of 1,324 people per square mile. The current population of Riverton consists of 43,344 people. Of the population of Riverton 9.4% have a graduate degree, 32.2% have a college degree, and 18.5% have a high-school diploma.
An overview of Utah
There are 53 general hospitals and 53 health centers that provide care for 3,220,176 Utah residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Utah Valley Hospital, Lads Hospital, and Lakeview Hospital. The state of Utah has a cost of living index of 98.2 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 98.5 and a housing index rating of 93.6. Based on natural beauty, Utah ranks 49th in the nation. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Utah citizen is ranked 4th nation-wide. Additionally, Utah is ranked 9th by healthcare standards.
Social demographics of the state
In the last presidential election 27% of Utah residents voted Democrat and 46% voted Republican. In terms of diversity, Utah ranks 44th in the nation. In Utah, 21% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 31. In terms of religion, 53% of Utah residents attend religious services among the 5,557 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-7%, Mainline Protestant-6%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Utah there are 34 masonic lodges.
State-wide weather information
The average humidity across the state is 52%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 75% in the month of December. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 70F. The average high summer temperature is around 101F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 35F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Utah drops to around 28F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 60F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 3F during the month of January. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of March at around 4.09 inches. On average, the state receives 1.12 inches of precipitation a month. The average air quality index rating in Utah is 51.3 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 74.0 AQI. While residents of Utah mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Utah can include earthquakes and tornadoes.
Wildlife to be found in Utah
The state of Utah has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of flourish, hawthorn, cottonwood, and Joshua tree. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Canada lynx, the black-tailed jackrabbit, the American beaver, or the Belding's ground squirrel. The state animal of Utah is the the wapiti elk.