Health Departments in Essex County, Vermont

There are 12 Health Departments in Essex County, Vermont, serving a population of 6,203 people in an area of 664 square miles. There is 1 Health Department per 516 people, and 1 Health Department per 55 square miles.

In Vermont, Essex County is ranked 1st of 14 counties in Health Departments per capita, and 13th of 14 counties in Health Departments per square mile.

List of Essex County Health Departments

Find Essex County, Vermont health departments, DOH, and health and human services.


Health Officer - Brighton 49 Mill Street Extension Brighton, VT

Health Officer - Brunswick 994 Vermont 102 Brunswick, VT

Health Officer - Canaan 318 Christian Hill Canaan, VT

Health Officer - Concord 385 West Main Street Concord, VT

Health Officer - East Haven Community Building Road East Haven, VT

Health Officer - Granby 8955 Granby Road Granby, VT

Health Officer - Guildhall 13 Courthouse Drive Guildhall, VT

Health Officer - Lemington 2549 River Road Guildhall, VT

Health Officer - Lunenburg 2 West Main Street Lunenburg, VT

Health Officer - Maidstone 508 Vermont 102 Maidstone, VT

Health Officer - Norton 12 Vermont 114 Norton, VT

Health Officer - Victory 102 Radar Road Victory, VT

About Essex County Health Departments

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

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

Essex County Health Statistics

Find Essex 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, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Essex County Population of People With Disabilities
 Essex CountyVermont
People With Disabilities1,229 (19.8%)88,112 (14.2%)
Females With Disabilities522 (17.0%)43,767 (13.9%)
Males With Disabilities707 (22.6%)44,345 (14.5%)
Essex County Population by Disability Type
 Essex CountyVermont
Hearing Difficulty489 (7.9%)28,182 (4.6%)
Vision Difficulty210 (3.4%)13,259 (2.1%)
Cognitive Difficulty359 (6.0%)35,715 (6.1%)
Ambulatory Difficulty537 (9.0%)39,936 (6.8%)
Self-Care Difficulty185 (3.1%)15,600 (2.6%)
Independent Living Difficulty300 (5.9%)28,673 (5.7%)
Essex County Public Health Insurance Coverage
 Essex CountyVermont
Public Health Insurance3,230 (52.1%)256,523 (41.5%)
Medicare Coverage1,796 (29.0%)123,022 (19.9%)
Medicaid Coverage1,758 (28.3%)156,070 (25.2%)
VA Health Care Coverage390 (6.3%)15,991 (2.6%)
Essex County Private Health Insurance Coverage
 Essex CountyVermont
Private Health Insurance3,521 (56.8%)421,770 (68.2%)
Employer Based Coverage2,515 (40.5%)342,018 (55.3%)
Direct-Purchase Coverage1,007 (16.2%)87,857 (14.2%)
Tricare & Military Coverage170 (2.7%)13,268 (2.1%)