Oglethorpe County Health Department

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Oglethorpe County Health Department Contact Information

Address, Phone Number, and Fax Number for Oglethorpe County Health Department, a Health Department, at Union Point Road, Lexington GA.

Name
Oglethorpe County Health Department
Address
305 Union Point Road
Lexington, Georgia, 30648
Phone
706-743-8181
Fax
706-743-8837
Website
publichealthathens.com

Oglethorpe County Health Department Details

Type
Local Government

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About the Oglethorpe County Health Department

The Oglethorpe County Health Department, located in Lexington, GA, monitors public health risks, coordinates Lexington agencies responding to public health threats, and enforces Georgia 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 Oglethorpe County public records.

You may contact the Health Department for questions about:
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  • Georgia health codes and health code violations
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Oglethorpe County Health Statistics

Find Oglethorpe 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.

Oglethorpe County Population of People With Disabilities
 Oglethorpe CountyGeorgia
People With Disabilities2,312 (15.8%)1,244,186 (12.3%)
Females With Disabilities1,118 (15.3%)653,527 (12.5%)
Males With Disabilities1,194 (16.3%)590,659 (12.1%)
Oglethorpe County Population by Disability Type
 Oglethorpe CountyGeorgia
Hearing Difficulty682 (4.7%)325,513 (3.2%)
Vision Difficulty549 (3.8%)258,603 (2.6%)
Cognitive Difficulty709 (5.1%)471,273 (5.0%)
Ambulatory Difficulty1,241 (9.0%)662,412 (7.0%)
Self-Care Difficulty414 (3.0%)239,421 (2.5%)
Independent Living Difficulty701 (6.1%)430,889 (5.7%)
Oglethorpe County Public Health Insurance Coverage
 Oglethorpe CountyGeorgia
Public Health Insurance5,581 (38.1%)3,108,401 (30.7%)
Medicare Coverage2,981 (20.4%)1,539,835 (15.2%)
Medicaid Coverage3,117 (21.3%)1,778,595 (17.6%)
VA Health Care Coverage287 (2.0%)240,270 (2.4%)
Oglethorpe County Private Health Insurance Coverage
 Oglethorpe CountyGeorgia
Private Health Insurance9,113 (62.3%)6,645,864 (65.7%)
Employer Based Coverage7,319 (50.0%)5,376,276 (53.2%)
Direct-Purchase Coverage1,948 (13.3%)1,256,593 (12.4%)
Tricare & Military Coverage179 (1.2%)411,358 (4.1%)