Health Departments in South Carolina

There are 89 Health Departments in South Carolina, serving a population of 4,893,444 people in an area of 30,054 square miles. There is 1 Health Department per 54,982 people, and 1 Health Department per 337 square miles.

The state of South Carolina is ranked 31st in Health Departments per capita, and 22nd in Health Departments per square mile.

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South Carolina Health Statistics

Find South Carolina 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.

South Carolina Population of People With Disabilities
 South CarolinaUnited States
People With Disabilities706,323 (14.7%)39,792,082 (12.6%)
Females With Disabilities362,499 (14.5%)20,559,836 (12.7%)
Males With Disabilities343,824 (14.9%)19,232,246 (12.5%)
South Carolina Population by Disability Type
 South CarolinaUnited States
Hearing Difficulty189,541 (4.0%)11,270,650 (3.6%)
Vision Difficulty142,385 (3.0%)7,390,198 (2.3%)
Cognitive Difficulty263,773 (5.9%)14,957,724 (5.1%)
Ambulatory Difficulty388,007 (8.6%)20,776,059 (7.0%)
Self-Care Difficulty144,215 (3.2%)7,889,808 (2.7%)
Independent Living Difficulty251,491 (6.8%)14,023,060 (5.8%)
South Carolina Public Health Insurance Coverage
 South CarolinaUnited States
Public Health Insurance1,734,552 (36.2%)106,925,261 (33.8%)
Medicare Coverage916,237 (19.1%)52,445,202 (16.6%)
Medicaid Coverage920,983 (19.2%)61,856,728 (19.6%)
VA Health Care Coverage151,488 (3.2%)7,061,913 (2.2%)
South Carolina Private Health Insurance Coverage
 South CarolinaUnited States
Private Health Insurance3,125,702 (65.2%)212,459,414 (67.2%)
Employer Based Coverage2,469,526 (51.5%)173,208,349 (54.8%)
Direct-Purchase Coverage643,956 (13.4%)41,922,628 (13.3%)
Tricare & Military Coverage232,667 (4.9%)8,454,213 (2.7%)