Health Departments in Dallas County, Alabama

There are 2 Health Departments in Dallas County, Alabama, serving a population of 40,755 people in an area of 979 square miles. There is 1 Health Department per 20,377 people, and 1 Health Department per 489 square miles.

In Alabama, Dallas County is ranked 28th of 67 counties in Health Departments per capita, and 25th of 67 counties in Health Departments per square mile.

List of Dallas County Health Departments

Find Dallas County, Alabama health departments, DOH, and health and human services.


Alabama State Health Department 100 Samuel O Moseley Dr Selma, AL

Dallas County Health Department 100 Samuel O Moseley Drive Selma, AL

About Dallas County Health Departments

Dallas County Health Departments are responsible for monitoring public health risks, coordinating responses to public health risks, and setting and enforcing public health standards in Dallas County, AL. Departments of Public Health (DPH) are particularly active in preventing the spread of disease, ensuring a clean water supply, and promoting a healthy environment and healthy behaviors among the public. Health Depts are also a key source of Dallas County records.

You may contact the Health Department for questions about:
  • Dallas County public health records
  • Vital records searches including birth and death certificates
  • Requesting copies of marriage certificates
  • Dallas County restaurant inspection grades
  • Verifying professional licenses

Dallas County Health Statistics

Find Dallas County Population of People With Disabilities, Population by Disability Type, Public Health Insurance Coverage, and Private Health Insurance Coverage. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Dallas County Population of People With Disabilities
 Dallas CountyAlabama
People With Disabilities7,061 (17.8%)780,618 (16.3%)
Females With Disabilities3,703 (17.3%)408,513 (16.4%)
Males With Disabilities3,358 (18.3%)372,105 (16.2%)
Dallas County Population by Disability Type
 Dallas CountyAlabama
Hearing Difficulty1,516 (3.8%)203,134 (4.2%)
Vision Difficulty1,245 (3.1%)145,490 (3.0%)
Cognitive Difficulty2,695 (7.2%)295,224 (6.6%)
Ambulatory Difficulty4,415 (11.8%)445,331 (9.9%)
Self-Care Difficulty1,322 (3.5%)155,154 (3.5%)
Independent Living Difficulty2,692 (9.0%)283,390 (7.7%)
Dallas County Public Health Insurance Coverage
 Dallas CountyAlabama
Public Health Insurance19,993 (50.3%)1,745,707 (36.5%)
Medicare Coverage8,306 (20.9%)940,271 (19.7%)
Medicaid Coverage13,544 (34.1%)943,319 (19.7%)
VA Health Care Coverage930 (2.3%)136,758 (2.9%)
Dallas County Private Health Insurance Coverage
 Dallas CountyAlabama
Private Health Insurance19,501 (49.1%)3,221,648 (67.3%)
Employer Based Coverage14,984 (37.7%)2,576,538 (53.8%)
Direct-Purchase Coverage4,384 (11.0%)664,804 (13.9%)
Tricare & Military Coverage1,073 (2.7%)213,905 (4.5%)