Health Departments in New Jersey

There are 156 Health Departments in New Jersey, serving a population of 8,960,161 people in an area of 7,353 square miles. There is 1 Health Department per 57,436 people, and 1 Health Department per 47 square miles.

The state of New Jersey is ranked 32nd in Health Departments per capita, and 4th in Health Departments per square mile.

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New Jersey Health Statistics

Find New Jersey 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.

New Jersey Population of People With Disabilities
 New JerseyUnited States
People With Disabilities913,681 (10.4%)40,071,666 (12.6%)
Females With Disabilities492,992 (10.9%)20,697,026 (12.7%)
Males With Disabilities420,689 (9.9%)19,374,640 (12.5%)
New Jersey Population by Disability Type
 New JerseyUnited States
Hearing Difficulty229,169 (2.6%)11,353,583 (3.6%)
Vision Difficulty168,638 (1.9%)7,448,320 (2.3%)
Cognitive Difficulty323,249 (3.9%)15,101,598 (5.1%)
Ambulatory Difficulty490,432 (5.9%)20,770,244 (7.0%)
Self-Care Difficulty197,377 (2.4%)7,928,915 (2.7%)
Independent Living Difficulty346,797 (5.1%)14,142,412 (5.8%)
New Jersey Public Health Insurance Coverage
 New JerseyUnited States
Public Health Insurance2,686,456 (30.6%)110,186,951 (34.7%)
Medicare Coverage1,444,958 (16.5%)53,882,811 (16.9%)
Medicaid Coverage1,458,112 (16.6%)63,906,660 (20.1%)
VA Health Care Coverage94,483 (1.1%)7,213,163 (2.3%)
New Jersey Private Health Insurance Coverage
 New JerseyUnited States
Private Health Insurance6,328,839 (72.1%)215,327,263 (67.7%)
Employer Based Coverage5,468,986 (62.3%)174,943,848 (55.0%)
Direct-Purchase Coverage1,036,999 (11.8%)43,148,566 (13.6%)
Tricare & Military Coverage82,656 (0.9%)8,572,800 (2.7%)