Health Departments in Walton County, Florida

There are 2 Health Departments in Walton County, Florida, serving a population of 63,457 people in an area of 1,038 square miles. There is 1 Health Department per 31,728 people, and 1 Health Department per 518 square miles.

In Florida, Walton County is ranked 31st of 67 counties in Health Departments per capita, and 53rd of 67 counties in Health Departments per square mile.

List of Walton County Health Departments

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

Walton County Health Department 361 Greenway Trail Santa Rosa Beach, FL

Walton County Health Department 362 North 9th Street DeFuniak Springs, FL

About Walton County Health Departments

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

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

Walton County Health Statistics

Find Walton 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.

Walton County Population of People With Disabilities
 Walton CountyFlorida
People With Disabilities10,602 (16.6%)2,720,957 (13.4%)
Females With Disabilities5,146 (15.9%)1,398,825 (13.4%)
Males With Disabilities5,456 (17.3%)1,322,132 (13.4%)
Walton County Population by Disability Type
 Walton CountyFlorida
Hearing Difficulty3,679 (5.8%)780,470 (3.8%)
Vision Difficulty2,569 (4.0%)510,695 (2.5%)
Cognitive Difficulty3,483 (5.8%)995,847 (5.2%)
Ambulatory Difficulty5,719 (9.5%)1,464,213 (7.6%)
Self-Care Difficulty1,943 (3.2%)542,985 (2.8%)
Independent Living Difficulty3,366 (6.7%)968,492 (6.0%)
Walton County Public Health Insurance Coverage
 Walton CountyFlorida
Public Health Insurance23,532 (36.9%)7,481,815 (36.9%)
Medicare Coverage13,918 (21.8%)4,342,389 (21.4%)
Medicaid Coverage10,578 (16.6%)3,739,612 (18.4%)
VA Health Care Coverage2,246 (3.5%)610,778 (3.0%)
Walton County Private Health Insurance Coverage
 Walton CountyFlorida
Private Health Insurance42,078 (66.0%)12,563,057 (61.9%)
Employer Based Coverage27,003 (42.3%)9,142,336 (45.1%)
Direct-Purchase Coverage13,382 (21.0%)3,412,221 (16.8%)
Tricare & Military Coverage5,288 (8.3%)726,692 (3.6%)