Health and Health Care in Lexington, KY

Lexington, KY health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Fayette County ranks 8 for 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.

Healthy Life Style



Percent of adults who do not smoke


Healthy Weight

Percent of adults who report a BMI < 30



Percent of adults with a health insurance

Healthy Behaviors Rank
for Fayette County in KENTUCKY

Health Outcomes Rank
for Fayette County in KENTUCKY

Health Factors Rank
for Fayette County in KENTUCKY

Active Lifestyle


Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

Lexington, KY Rankings