Health Departments in Island County, Washington

There are 2 Health Departments in Island County, Washington, serving a population of 80,323 people in an area of 209 square miles. There is 1 Health Department per 40,161 people, and 1 Health Department per 104 square miles.

In Washington, Island County is ranked 16th of 39 counties in Health Departments per capita, and 1st of 39 counties in Health Departments per square mile.

List of Island County Health Departments

Find Island County, Washington health departments, DOH, and health and human services.


Island County Health Department 5455 Maxwelton Road Langley, WA

Island County Public Health 1 6th Street Northeast Coupeville, WA

About Island County Health Departments

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

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

Island County Health Statistics

Find Island 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.

Island County Population of People With Disabilities
 Island CountyWashington
People With Disabilities11,708 (15.6%)906,836 (12.8%)
Females With Disabilities5,482 (14.1%)452,951 (12.7%)
Males With Disabilities6,226 (17.3%)453,885 (13.0%)
Island County Population by Disability Type
 Island CountyWashington
Hearing Difficulty4,858 (6.5%)287,672 (4.1%)
Vision Difficulty1,875 (2.5%)155,010 (2.2%)
Cognitive Difficulty3,729 (5.3%)356,918 (5.4%)
Ambulatory Difficulty5,717 (8.1%)440,227 (6.7%)
Self-Care Difficulty1,980 (2.8%)166,379 (2.5%)
Independent Living Difficulty3,562 (5.9%)301,611 (5.5%)
Island County Public Health Insurance Coverage
 Island CountyWashington
Public Health Insurance29,710 (39.7%)2,367,987 (33.5%)
Medicare Coverage19,635 (26.2%)1,127,750 (16.0%)
Medicaid Coverage10,309 (13.8%)1,360,270 (19.3%)
VA Health Care Coverage3,785 (5.1%)182,253 (2.6%)
Island County Private Health Insurance Coverage
 Island CountyWashington
Private Health Insurance57,311 (76.5%)5,001,870 (70.8%)
Employer Based Coverage34,058 (45.5%)4,013,559 (56.8%)
Direct-Purchase Coverage13,420 (17.9%)971,050 (13.7%)
Tricare & Military Coverage18,062 (24.1%)308,561 (4.4%)