Health Departments in Charles, Iowa

There are 2 Health Departments in Charles, Iowa, serving a population of 7,427 people in an area of 7 square miles. There is 1 Health Department per 3,713 people, and 1 Health Department per 3 square miles.

In Iowa, Charles is ranked 41st of 1056 cities in Health Departments per capita, and 35th of 1056 cities in Health Departments per square mile.

List of Charles Health Departments

Find Charles, Iowa health departments, DOH, and health and human services.

Floyd County Health Department 1003 Gilbert Street Charles, IA

Floyd County Public Health 101 South Main Street Charles, IA

About Charles Health Departments

Charles Health Departments are responsible for monitoring public health risks, coordinating responses to public health risks, and setting and enforcing public health standards in Charles, IA. 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 Floyd County records.

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

Charles Health Statistics

Find Charles 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.

Charles Population of People With Disabilities
 CharlesFloyd County
People With Disabilities1,424 (19.7%)2,473 (15.8%)
Females With Disabilities818 (21.0%)1,326 (16.7%)
Males With Disabilities606 (18.1%)1,147 (14.9%)
Charles Population by Disability Type
 CharlesFloyd County
Hearing Difficulty430 (5.9%)876 (5.6%)
Vision Difficulty194 (2.7%)338 (2.2%)
Cognitive Difficulty677 (9.9%)994 (6.7%)
Ambulatory Difficulty640 (9.4%)1,058 (7.1%)
Self-Care Difficulty269 (3.9%)419 (2.8%)
Independent Living Difficulty408 (7.2%)703 (5.8%)
Charles Public Health Insurance Coverage
 CharlesFloyd County
Public Health Insurance3,930 (54.3%)6,563 (42.0%)
Medicare Coverage1,721 (23.8%)3,435 (22.0%)
Medicaid Coverage2,516 (34.8%)3,496 (22.4%)
VA Health Care Coverage206 (2.8%)467 (3.0%)
Charles Private Health Insurance Coverage
 CharlesFloyd County
Private Health Insurance4,228 (58.4%)10,492 (67.1%)
Employer Based Coverage3,207 (44.3%)7,552 (48.3%)
Direct-Purchase Coverage1,228 (17.0%)3,333 (21.3%)
Tricare & Military Coverage51 (0.7%)203 (1.3%)