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Cost of Living
The neighborhood in which a senior care community is located will have a big impact on the overall price. The overall cost of living is a major factor in determining which facility works for your loved one. The median monthly rent in Cody is $923 and the median price for a home for Cody is approximately $214,425. The rent burden for Cody is around 16.7% of the average monthly income.
Demographics and Values
The current population of Cody consists of 9,696 people and in total the Cody metro area has a population of 9,885. Cody has a population density of 374 people per square mile. Demographically, Cody is 0.9% other or not specified, 92.0% white, 1.8% Native American, 0.7% Asian, 6.4% Hispanic, 3.4% mixed race, 1.2% black, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. In Cody, 10.7% do not have health insurance, 65.6% participate in the labor force, 13.4% have some form of disability, and 7.7% live in poverty. In Cody, 12.2% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Based on gender, 51.6% are female and 48.4% are male. The median age of Cody is 42 years old. In terms of education, 33.7% have a college degree, 13.3% have a graduate degree, and 27.1% have a high-school diploma.
An overview of Wyoming
In terms of resources, Wyoming has a cost of living index of 90.5, a grocery index rating of 98.7, and a housing index rating of 72.3. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. Residents of Wyoming enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 17th in the United States. Overall, Wyoming ranks 31st in quality of life and 42nd in healthcare compared to other US states. In total, Wyoming has 31 general hospitals and 18 health centers that provide care for 576,542 citizens. St. John's Medical Center, Campbell County Memorial Hospital, and Sheridan Memorial Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state.
Social demographics of the state
Thirty-eight percent of Wyoming residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 948 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-27%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Wyoming there are 46 masonic lodges. The state has a median age of 38 and 30% of its population being over the age of 55. In the most recent presidential election, 67% of Wyoming residents voted Republican and 22% voted Democrat. In terms of diversity, Wyoming ranks 41st in the nation.
State-wide weather information
On average, Wyoming has an air quality index rating of around 0.4 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 59.6 AQI. On average, the humidity rating for Wyoming is around 57%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 69% in the month of December. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 4.45 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Wyoming is around 1.09 inches. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 65°F. The average high summer temperature is around 93°F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 34°F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Wyoming drops to around 22°F. The average high winter temperature is around 46°F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -7°F in the month of January. While residents of Wyoming mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Wyoming can include earthquakes (moderate) and tornados.
Wildlife to be found in Wyoming
The state of Wyoming has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of hay, sagebrush, barley, and juniper. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the bighorn sheep, the gray wolf, the american bison, or the pronghorn. The state animal of Wyoming is the buffalo.