There are 4 Health Departments in Anchorage, Alaska, serving a population of 298,225 people in an area of 1,707 square miles. There is 1 Health Department per 74,556 people, and 1 Health Department per 426 square miles.
In Alaska, Anchorage is ranked 27th of 365 cities in Health Departments per capita, and 24th of 365 cities in Health Departments per square mile.
Find Anchorage, Alaska health departments, DOH, and health and human services.
Alaska Health Department 5455 Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Avenue Anchorage, AK
Anchorage Health Department 11901 Business Boulevard Anchorage, AK
Municipality Of Anchorage Health And Human Services 825 L Street Anchorage, AK
State Of Alaska Health And Social Services Itinerant Services / Southwest Region 3601 C Street Anchorage, AK
Anchorage Health Departments are responsible for monitoring public health risks, coordinating responses to public health risks, and setting and enforcing public health standards in Anchorage, AK. 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 Anchorage Municipality records.You may contact the Health Department for questions about:
Find Anchorage 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.
|People With Disabilities||31,166 (10.9%)||31,166 (10.9%)|
|Females With Disabilities||14,796 (10.3%)||14,796 (10.3%)|
|Males With Disabilities||16,370 (11.4%)||16,370 (11.4%)|
|Hearing Difficulty||10,525 (3.7%)||10,525 (3.7%)|
|Vision Difficulty||5,772 (2.0%)||5,772 (2.0%)|
|Cognitive Difficulty||12,176 (4.6%)||12,176 (4.6%)|
|Ambulatory Difficulty||14,203 (5.4%)||14,203 (5.4%)|
|Self-Care Difficulty||6,251 (2.4%)||6,251 (2.4%)|
|Independent Living Difficulty||9,808 (4.6%)||9,808 (4.6%)|
|Public Health Insurance||76,408 (26.6%)||76,408 (26.6%)|
|Medicare Coverage||29,691 (10.3%)||29,691 (10.3%)|
|Medicaid Coverage||45,462 (15.8%)||45,462 (15.8%)|
|VA Health Care Coverage||12,983 (4.5%)||12,983 (4.5%)|
|Private Health Insurance||201,947 (70.4%)||201,947 (70.4%)|
|Employer Based Coverage||165,637 (57.7%)||165,637 (57.7%)|
|Direct-Purchase Coverage||22,323 (7.8%)||22,323 (7.8%)|
|Tricare & Military Coverage||33,870 (11.8%)||33,870 (11.8%)|