Health and Health Care in Lexington, KY

Lexington, KY health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Fayette County ranks 8 or health outcomes, 11 for health factors and 14 for healthy behaviors in KY.

Health Overview

Healthy living goes beyond whether residents have access to affordable, quality doctors and hospitals. A city’s health takes into consideration the choices residents are making to lower their personal health risk. Here are figures that indicate how Lexington, KY residents stack up against other areas in KY in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.



Present of adults who do not smoke


Healthy Weight

Present of adults who report a BMI < 30



Present of adults with a health insurance

Active Lifestyle


Present of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

Lexington, KY Rankings