Health Departments in Alabama

There are 112 Health Departments in Alabama, serving a population of 4,850,771 people in an area of 50,633 square miles. There is 1 Health Department per 43,310 people, and 1 Health Department per 452 square miles.

The state of Alabama is ranked 24th in Health Departments per capita, and 29th in Health Departments per square mile.

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Alabama Health Statistics

Find Alabama 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, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Alabama Population of People With Disabilities
 AlabamaUnited States
People With Disabilities775,390 (16.3%)39,792,082 (12.6%)
Females With Disabilities407,519 (16.4%)20,559,836 (12.7%)
Males With Disabilities367,871 (16.0%)19,232,246 (12.5%)
Alabama Population by Disability Type
 AlabamaUnited States
Hearing Difficulty200,630 (4.2%)11,270,650 (3.6%)
Vision Difficulty144,934 (3.0%)7,390,198 (2.3%)
Cognitive Difficulty291,464 (6.5%)14,957,724 (5.1%)
Ambulatory Difficulty445,765 (10.0%)20,776,059 (7.0%)
Self-Care Difficulty154,574 (3.5%)7,889,808 (2.7%)
Independent Living Difficulty280,164 (7.6%)14,023,060 (5.8%)
Alabama Public Health Insurance Coverage
 AlabamaUnited States
Public Health Insurance1,720,966 (36.1%)106,925,261 (33.8%)
Medicare Coverage920,515 (19.3%)52,445,202 (16.6%)
Medicaid Coverage939,491 (19.7%)61,856,728 (19.6%)
VA Health Care Coverage133,847 (2.8%)7,061,913 (2.2%)
Alabama Private Health Insurance Coverage
 AlabamaUnited States
Private Health Insurance3,189,772 (66.9%)212,459,414 (67.2%)
Employer Based Coverage2,551,950 (53.5%)173,208,349 (54.8%)
Direct-Purchase Coverage658,655 (13.8%)41,922,628 (13.3%)
Tricare & Military Coverage212,241 (4.4%)8,454,213 (2.7%)