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The Cherokee County Health Department, located in Columbus, KS, monitors public health risks, coordinates Columbus agencies responding to public health threats, and enforces Kansas public health standards. As a Department of Public Health (DPH), the department works to prevent the spread of diseases, promote healthy behaviors, and ensure a clean water supply. The Health Department also provides access to Cherokee County public records.You may contact the Health Department for questions about:
Find Cherokee 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, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.
|People With Disabilities||4,531 (22.3%)||361,479 (12.7%)|
|Females With Disabilities||2,222 (21.6%)||182,446 (12.7%)|
|Males With Disabilities||2,309 (23.0%)||179,033 (12.8%)|
|Hearing Difficulty||1,352 (6.7%)||112,460 (4.0%)|
|Vision Difficulty||1,076 (5.3%)||63,537 (2.2%)|
|Cognitive Difficulty||1,973 (10.3%)||132,291 (5.0%)|
|Ambulatory Difficulty||2,312 (12.1%)||180,448 (6.8%)|
|Self-Care Difficulty||851 (4.4%)||63,984 (2.4%)|
|Independent Living Difficulty||1,411 (9.2%)||114,031 (5.4%)|
|Public Health Insurance||7,895 (38.9%)||808,712 (28.4%)|
|Medicare Coverage||4,536 (22.4%)||461,492 (16.2%)|
|Medicaid Coverage||4,234 (20.9%)||391,381 (13.8%)|
|VA Health Care Coverage||427 (2.1%)||71,079 (2.5%)|
|Private Health Insurance||13,063 (64.4%)||2,118,949 (74.5%)|
|Employer Based Coverage||9,900 (48.8%)||1,657,761 (58.3%)|
|Direct-Purchase Coverage||3,353 (16.5%)||475,350 (16.7%)|
|Tricare & Military Coverage||365 (1.8%)||109,639 (3.9%)|