Health Departments in Litchfield County, Connecticut

There are 4 Health Departments in Litchfield County, Connecticut, serving a population of 184,454 people in an area of 921 square miles. There is 1 Health Department per 46,113 people, and 1 Health Department per 230 square miles.

In Connecticut, Litchfield County is ranked 5th of 8 counties in Health Departments per capita, and 7th of 8 counties in Health Departments per square mile.

List of Litchfield County Health Departments

Find Litchfield County, Connecticut health departments, DOH, and health and human services.


New Milford Health Department 10 Main Street New Milford, CT

Torrington Area Health District 350 Main Street Torrington, CT

Town Of Washington Depot Health Office 2 Bryan Hall Plaza Washington, CT

Woodbury Health Department 297 Main Street South Woodbury, CT

About Litchfield County Health Departments

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

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

Litchfield County Health Statistics

Find Litchfield 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.

Litchfield County Population of People With Disabilities
 Litchfield CountyConnecticut
People With Disabilities19,864 (10.8%)389,368 (11.0%)
Females With Disabilities10,236 (11.1%)207,444 (11.4%)
Males With Disabilities9,628 (10.6%)181,924 (10.6%)
Litchfield County Population by Disability Type
 Litchfield CountyConnecticut
Hearing Difficulty5,983 (3.3%)107,942 (3.0%)
Vision Difficulty2,641 (1.4%)62,666 (1.8%)
Cognitive Difficulty7,476 (4.3%)148,035 (4.4%)
Ambulatory Difficulty9,974 (5.7%)192,996 (5.8%)
Self-Care Difficulty3,974 (2.3%)78,060 (2.3%)
Independent Living Difficulty7,645 (5.2%)140,582 (5.1%)
Litchfield County Public Health Insurance Coverage
 Litchfield CountyConnecticut
Public Health Insurance60,637 (33.1%)1,184,547 (33.4%)
Medicare Coverage37,400 (20.4%)601,104 (17.0%)
Medicaid Coverage29,163 (15.9%)676,569 (19.1%)
VA Health Care Coverage3,830 (2.1%)56,563 (1.6%)
Litchfield County Private Health Insurance Coverage
 Litchfield CountyConnecticut
Private Health Insurance138,639 (75.7%)2,543,986 (71.8%)
Employer Based Coverage114,812 (62.7%)2,157,209 (60.9%)
Direct-Purchase Coverage27,790 (15.2%)449,300 (12.7%)
Tricare & Military Coverage1,245 (0.7%)46,988 (1.3%)