Health Departments in Marion, Alabama

There are 2 Health Departments in Marion, Alabama, serving a population of 3,433 people in an area of 11 square miles. There is 1 Health Department per 1,716 people, and 1 Health Department per 5 square miles.

In Alabama, Marion is ranked 12th of 776 cities in Health Departments per capita, and 14th of 776 cities in Health Departments per square mile.

List of Marion Health Departments

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


Perry County Health Department 1748 Washington Street Marion, AL

Perry County Health Department County Road 45 Marion, AL

About Marion Health Departments

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

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

Marion Health Statistics

Find Marion 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.

Marion Population of People With Disabilities
 MarionPerry County
People With Disabilities737 (22.4%)2,206 (23.1%)
Females With Disabilities389 (21.7%)1,144 (23.0%)
Males With Disabilities348 (23.3%)1,062 (23.3%)
Marion Population by Disability Type
 MarionPerry County
Hearing Difficulty94 (2.9%)350 (3.7%)
Vision Difficulty150 (4.6%)520 (5.5%)
Cognitive Difficulty357 (12.0%)998 (11.1%)
Ambulatory Difficulty536 (18.0%)1,499 (16.7%)
Self-Care Difficulty301 (10.1%)567 (6.3%)
Independent Living Difficulty484 (19.2%)1,224 (16.6%)
Marion Public Health Insurance Coverage
 MarionPerry County
Public Health Insurance1,277 (38.9%)4,707 (49.4%)
Medicare Coverage419 (12.8%)2,166 (22.7%)
Medicaid Coverage914 (27.8%)3,253 (34.1%)
VA Health Care Coverage46 (1.4%)205 (2.2%)
Marion Private Health Insurance Coverage
 MarionPerry County
Private Health Insurance1,877 (57.1%)4,532 (47.5%)
Employer Based Coverage1,340 (40.8%)3,239 (34.0%)
Direct-Purchase Coverage507 (15.4%)1,305 (13.7%)
Tricare & Military Coverage90 (2.7%)210 (2.2%)