Health Departments in Illinois

There are 171 Health Departments in Illinois, serving a population of 12,854,526 people in an area of 55,505 square miles. There is 1 Health Department per 75,172 people, and 1 Health Department per 324 square miles.

The state of Illinois is ranked 39th in Health Departments per capita, and 20th in Health Departments per square mile.

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Illinois Health Statistics

Find Illinois 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.

Illinois Population of People With Disabilities
 IllinoisUnited States
People With Disabilities1,388,827 (11.0%)39,792,082 (12.6%)
Females With Disabilities727,310 (11.2%)20,559,836 (12.7%)
Males With Disabilities661,517 (10.7%)19,232,246 (12.5%)
Illinois Population by Disability Type
 IllinoisUnited States
Hearing Difficulty374,983 (3.0%)11,270,650 (3.6%)
Vision Difficulty254,282 (2.0%)7,390,198 (2.3%)
Cognitive Difficulty478,952 (4.0%)14,957,724 (5.1%)
Ambulatory Difficulty751,865 (6.3%)20,776,059 (7.0%)
Self-Care Difficulty282,625 (2.4%)7,889,808 (2.7%)
Independent Living Difficulty516,208 (5.3%)14,023,060 (5.8%)
Illinois Public Health Insurance Coverage
 IllinoisUnited States
Public Health Insurance4,178,203 (33.0%)106,925,261 (33.8%)
Medicare Coverage1,962,813 (15.5%)52,445,202 (16.6%)
Medicaid Coverage2,453,651 (19.4%)61,856,728 (19.6%)
VA Health Care Coverage212,348 (1.7%)7,061,913 (2.2%)
Illinois Private Health Insurance Coverage
 IllinoisUnited States
Private Health Insurance8,783,743 (69.3%)212,459,414 (67.2%)
Employer Based Coverage7,371,080 (58.2%)173,208,349 (54.8%)
Direct-Purchase Coverage1,652,090 (13.0%)41,922,628 (13.3%)
Tricare & Military Coverage142,663 (1.1%)8,454,213 (2.7%)