Dekalb County Health Department

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Dekalb County Health Department Contact Information

Address and Phone Number for Dekalb County Health Department, a Health Department, at Calvin Drive Southwest, Fort Payne AL.

Name
Dekalb County Health Department
Address
2401 Calvin Drive Southwest
Fort Payne, Alabama, 35967
Phone
256-845-1931

Dekalb County Health Department Details

Type
Local Government

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About the Dekalb County Health Department

The Dekalb County Health Department, located in Fort Payne, AL, monitors public health risks, coordinates Fort Payne agencies responding to public health threats, and enforces Alabama 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 DeKalb County public records.

You may contact the Health Department for questions about:
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DeKalb County Health Statistics

Find DeKalb 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, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

DeKalb County Population of People With Disabilities
 DeKalb CountyAlabama
People With Disabilities10,931 (15.5%)780,618 (16.3%)
Females With Disabilities5,857 (16.5%)408,513 (16.4%)
Males With Disabilities5,074 (14.6%)372,105 (16.2%)
DeKalb County Population by Disability Type
 DeKalb CountyAlabama
Hearing Difficulty3,077 (4.4%)203,134 (4.2%)
Vision Difficulty2,150 (3.1%)145,490 (3.0%)
Cognitive Difficulty4,364 (6.6%)295,224 (6.6%)
Ambulatory Difficulty6,636 (10.0%)445,331 (9.9%)
Self-Care Difficulty2,860 (4.3%)155,154 (3.5%)
Independent Living Difficulty5,151 (9.7%)283,390 (7.7%)
DeKalb County Public Health Insurance Coverage
 DeKalb CountyAlabama
Public Health Insurance28,734 (40.8%)1,745,707 (36.5%)
Medicare Coverage14,328 (20.3%)940,271 (19.7%)
Medicaid Coverage17,896 (25.4%)943,319 (19.7%)
VA Health Care Coverage1,490 (2.1%)136,758 (2.9%)
DeKalb County Private Health Insurance Coverage
 DeKalb CountyAlabama
Private Health Insurance40,587 (57.6%)3,221,648 (67.3%)
Employer Based Coverage31,381 (44.5%)2,576,538 (53.8%)
Direct-Purchase Coverage9,680 (13.7%)664,804 (13.9%)
Tricare & Military Coverage1,403 (2.0%)213,905 (4.5%)