Health Departments in Albany County, New York

There are 6 Health Departments in Albany County, New York, serving a population of 308,580 people in an area of 523 square miles. There is 1 Health Department per 51,430 people, and 1 Health Department per 87 square miles.

In New York, Albany County is ranked 30th of 62 counties in Health Departments per capita, and 9th of 62 counties in Health Departments per square mile.

List of Albany County Health Departments

Find Albany County, New York health departments, DOH, and health and human services.

Albany County Department Of Health 175 Green Street Albany, NY

Albany County Health Department 260 South Pearl Street Albany, NY

Albany Health Department 5 Empire State Plz Albany, NY

New York State Department Of Health 100 South Mall Arterial Albany, NY

New York State Health Department 161 Delaware Avenue Delmar, NY

New York State Health Department 150 Broad Street Albany, NY

About Albany County Health Departments

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

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

Albany County Health Statistics

Find Albany 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.

Albany County Population of People With Disabilities
 Albany CountyNew York
People With Disabilities33,878 (11.2%)2,222,712 (11.5%)
Females With Disabilities17,822 (11.4%)1,208,985 (12.1%)
Males With Disabilities16,056 (10.9%)1,013,727 (10.8%)
Albany County Population by Disability Type
 Albany CountyNew York
Hearing Difficulty7,900 (2.6%)545,533 (2.8%)
Vision Difficulty5,409 (1.8%)404,489 (2.1%)
Cognitive Difficulty13,406 (4.7%)813,711 (4.5%)
Ambulatory Difficulty16,449 (5.7%)1,216,588 (6.7%)
Self-Care Difficulty5,438 (1.9%)492,922 (2.7%)
Independent Living Difficulty12,391 (5.0%)849,762 (5.6%)
Albany County Public Health Insurance Coverage
 Albany CountyNew York
Public Health Insurance99,940 (32.9%)7,478,376 (38.6%)
Medicare Coverage52,905 (17.4%)3,292,492 (17.0%)
Medicaid Coverage54,181 (17.8%)4,928,317 (25.4%)
VA Health Care Coverage6,204 (2.0%)272,530 (1.4%)
Albany County Private Health Insurance Coverage
 Albany CountyNew York
Private Health Insurance237,579 (78.3%)12,950,832 (66.8%)
Employer Based Coverage209,884 (69.1%)10,932,841 (56.4%)
Direct-Purchase Coverage34,860 (11.5%)2,448,943 (12.6%)
Tricare & Military Coverage3,838 (1.3%)173,743 (0.9%)