Health Departments in Washington

There are 70 Health Departments in Washington, serving a population of 7,169,967 people in an area of 66,439 square miles. There is 1 Health Department per 102,428 people, and 1 Health Department per 949 square miles.

The state of Washington is ranked 42nd in Health Departments per capita, and 40th in Health Departments per square mile.

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Washington Health Statistics

Find Washington 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.

Washington Population of People With Disabilities
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People With Disabilities906,836 (12.8%)39,792,082 (12.6%)
Females With Disabilities452,951 (12.7%)20,559,836 (12.7%)
Males With Disabilities453,885 (13.0%)19,232,246 (12.5%)
Washington Population by Disability Type
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Hearing Difficulty287,672 (4.1%)11,270,650 (3.6%)
Vision Difficulty155,010 (2.2%)7,390,198 (2.3%)
Cognitive Difficulty356,918 (5.4%)14,957,724 (5.1%)
Ambulatory Difficulty440,227 (6.7%)20,776,059 (7.0%)
Self-Care Difficulty166,379 (2.5%)7,889,808 (2.7%)
Independent Living Difficulty301,611 (5.5%)14,023,060 (5.8%)
Washington Public Health Insurance Coverage
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Public Health Insurance2,367,987 (33.5%)106,925,261 (33.8%)
Medicare Coverage1,127,750 (16.0%)52,445,202 (16.6%)
Medicaid Coverage1,360,270 (19.3%)61,856,728 (19.6%)
VA Health Care Coverage182,253 (2.6%)7,061,913 (2.2%)
Washington Private Health Insurance Coverage
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Private Health Insurance5,001,870 (70.8%)212,459,414 (67.2%)
Employer Based Coverage4,013,559 (56.8%)173,208,349 (54.8%)
Direct-Purchase Coverage971,050 (13.7%)41,922,628 (13.3%)
Tricare & Military Coverage308,561 (4.4%)8,454,213 (2.7%)