Health Departments in Dothan, Alabama

There are 2 Health Departments in Dothan, Alabama, serving a population of 67,784 people in an area of 90 square miles. There is 1 Health Department per 33,892 people, and 1 Health Department per 44 square miles.

In Alabama, Dothan is ranked 73rd of 776 cities in Health Departments per capita, and 75th of 776 cities in Health Departments per square mile.

List of Dothan Health Departments

Find Dothan, Alabama health departments, DOH, and health and human services.

Alabama Department Of Public Health Area 10 1781 East Cottonwood Road Dothan, AL

Alabama Health Department 444 North Oates Street Dothan, AL

About Dothan Health Departments

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

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

Dothan Health Statistics

Find Dothan 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.

Dothan Population of People With Disabilities
People With Disabilities11,444 (17.1%)780,618 (16.3%)
Females With Disabilities6,441 (18.1%)408,513 (16.4%)
Males With Disabilities5,003 (15.9%)372,105 (16.2%)
Dothan Population by Disability Type
Hearing Difficulty2,798 (4.2%)203,134 (4.2%)
Vision Difficulty1,885 (2.8%)145,490 (3.0%)
Cognitive Difficulty4,598 (7.3%)295,224 (6.6%)
Ambulatory Difficulty6,463 (10.3%)445,331 (9.9%)
Self-Care Difficulty2,091 (3.3%)155,154 (3.5%)
Independent Living Difficulty3,997 (7.8%)283,390 (7.7%)
Dothan Public Health Insurance Coverage
Public Health Insurance26,955 (40.2%)1,745,707 (36.5%)
Medicare Coverage13,974 (20.8%)940,271 (19.7%)
Medicaid Coverage15,051 (22.4%)943,319 (19.7%)
VA Health Care Coverage2,325 (3.5%)136,758 (2.9%)
Dothan Private Health Insurance Coverage
Private Health Insurance42,569 (63.5%)3,221,648 (67.3%)
Employer Based Coverage33,180 (49.5%)2,576,538 (53.8%)
Direct-Purchase Coverage9,208 (13.7%)664,804 (13.9%)
Tricare & Military Coverage3,580 (5.3%)213,905 (4.5%)