Jefferson County Health Department

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Jefferson County Health Department Contact Information

View Address, Phone Number, Fax Number, and Hours for Jefferson County Health Department, a Health Department, at Doctors Park Road, Mount Vernon IL.

Jefferson County Health Department
1 Doctors Park Road, Suite F
Mount Vernon, Illinois, 62864
Mon-Fri 8:00 AM-5:00 PM

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About the Jefferson County Health Department

The Jefferson County Health Department, located in Mount Vernon, IL, monitors public health risks, coordinates Mount Vernon agencies responding to public health threats, and enforces Illinois 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 Jefferson County public records.

You may contact the Health Department for questions about:
  • Mount Vernon public health records
  • Mount Vernon restaurant inspection reports and grades
  • How to find Mount Vernon vital records
  • Illinois health codes and health code violations
  • Mount Vernon drinking water reports

Jefferson County Health Statistics

Find Jefferson 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, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Jefferson County Population of People With Disabilities
 Jefferson CountyIllinois
People With Disabilities6,749 (18.8%)1,388,827 (11.0%)
Females With Disabilities3,259 (17.6%)727,310 (11.2%)
Males With Disabilities3,490 (20.2%)661,517 (10.7%)
Jefferson County Population by Disability Type
 Jefferson CountyIllinois
Hearing Difficulty2,428 (6.8%)374,983 (3.0%)
Vision Difficulty1,593 (4.4%)254,282 (2.0%)
Cognitive Difficulty2,359 (7.1%)478,952 (4.0%)
Ambulatory Difficulty3,437 (10.3%)751,865 (6.3%)
Self-Care Difficulty1,077 (3.2%)282,625 (2.4%)
Independent Living Difficulty2,244 (8.2%)516,208 (5.3%)
Jefferson County Public Health Insurance Coverage
 Jefferson CountyIllinois
Public Health Insurance15,925 (44.5%)4,178,203 (33.0%)
Medicare Coverage7,595 (21.2%)1,962,813 (15.5%)
Medicaid Coverage9,526 (26.6%)2,453,651 (19.4%)
VA Health Care Coverage1,335 (3.7%)212,348 (1.7%)
Jefferson County Private Health Insurance Coverage
 Jefferson CountyIllinois
Private Health Insurance22,650 (63.2%)8,783,743 (69.3%)
Employer Based Coverage18,245 (50.9%)7,371,080 (58.2%)
Direct-Purchase Coverage4,643 (13.0%)1,652,090 (13.0%)
Tricare & Military Coverage917 (2.6%)142,663 (1.1%)