Health Departments in Amory, Mississippi

There are 2 Health Departments in Amory, Mississippi, serving a population of 7,028 people in an area of 13 square miles. There is 1 Health Department per 3,514 people, and 1 Health Department per 6 square miles.

In Mississippi, Amory is ranked 49th of 508 cities in Health Departments per capita, and 44th of 508 cities in Health Departments per square mile.

List of Amory Health Departments

Find Amory, Mississippi health departments, DOH, and health and human services.


Monroe County Health Department 403 South Main Street Amory, MS

Monroe County Health Department 1300 Mississippi 25 Amory, MS

About Amory Health Departments

Amory Health Departments are responsible for monitoring public health risks, coordinating responses to public health risks, and setting and enforcing public health standards in Amory, MS. 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 Monroe County records.

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

Amory Health Statistics

Find Amory 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.

Amory Population of People With Disabilities
 AmoryMonroe County
People With Disabilities1,448 (21.3%)5,943 (16.7%)
Females With Disabilities823 (21.7%)3,291 (17.7%)
Males With Disabilities625 (20.8%)2,652 (15.7%)
Amory Population by Disability Type
 AmoryMonroe County
Hearing Difficulty298 (4.4%)1,406 (4.0%)
Vision Difficulty270 (4.0%)1,098 (3.1%)
Cognitive Difficulty613 (9.6%)2,235 (6.7%)
Ambulatory Difficulty904 (14.2%)3,977 (11.9%)
Self-Care Difficulty329 (5.2%)1,525 (4.6%)
Independent Living Difficulty485 (9.1%)2,142 (7.9%)
Amory Public Health Insurance Coverage
 AmoryMonroe County
Public Health Insurance3,317 (48.7%)13,967 (39.3%)
Medicare Coverage1,752 (25.7%)7,996 (22.5%)
Medicaid Coverage1,694 (24.9%)7,591 (21.4%)
VA Health Care Coverage307 (4.5%)1,060 (3.0%)
Amory Private Health Insurance Coverage
 AmoryMonroe County
Private Health Insurance3,787 (55.6%)21,549 (60.7%)
Employer Based Coverage2,970 (43.6%)17,389 (49.0%)
Direct-Purchase Coverage735 (10.8%)4,159 (11.7%)
Tricare & Military Coverage314 (4.6%)1,121 (3.2%)