Health Departments in Holmes County, Florida

There are 2 Health Departments in Holmes County, Florida, serving a population of 19,483 people in an area of 479 square miles. There is 1 Health Department per 9,741 people, and 1 Health Department per 239 square miles.

In Florida, Holmes County is ranked 11th of 67 counties in Health Departments per capita, and 29th of 67 counties in Health Departments per square mile.

List of Holmes County Health Departments

Find Holmes County, Florida health departments, DOH, and health and human services.

Florida State Health Department 1177 U.s. 90 Bonifay, FL

Holmes County Health Department 603 Scenic Hill Circle Bonifay, FL

About Holmes County Health Departments

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

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

Holmes County Health Statistics

Find Holmes 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.

Holmes County Population of People With Disabilities
 Holmes CountyFlorida
People With Disabilities4,225 (24.0%)2,720,957 (13.4%)
Females With Disabilities1,989 (22.5%)1,398,825 (13.4%)
Males With Disabilities2,236 (25.5%)1,322,132 (13.4%)
Holmes County Population by Disability Type
 Holmes CountyFlorida
Hearing Difficulty1,611 (9.1%)780,470 (3.8%)
Vision Difficulty1,166 (6.6%)510,695 (2.5%)
Cognitive Difficulty1,352 (8.1%)995,847 (5.2%)
Ambulatory Difficulty2,423 (14.5%)1,464,213 (7.6%)
Self-Care Difficulty1,127 (6.7%)542,985 (2.8%)
Independent Living Difficulty1,708 (12.3%)968,492 (6.0%)
Holmes County Public Health Insurance Coverage
 Holmes CountyFlorida
Public Health Insurance7,864 (44.6%)7,481,815 (36.9%)
Medicare Coverage4,502 (25.6%)4,342,389 (21.4%)
Medicaid Coverage4,206 (23.9%)3,739,612 (18.4%)
VA Health Care Coverage750 (4.3%)610,778 (3.0%)
Holmes County Private Health Insurance Coverage
 Holmes CountyFlorida
Private Health Insurance9,074 (51.5%)12,563,057 (61.9%)
Employer Based Coverage6,082 (34.5%)9,142,336 (45.1%)
Direct-Purchase Coverage2,679 (15.2%)3,412,221 (16.8%)
Tricare & Military Coverage966 (5.5%)726,692 (3.6%)