Health and Health Care in La Plata, MD

La Plata , MD health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Charles County ranks 13 for health outcomes 12 for health factors, and 14 for healthy behaviors in MD.

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 La Plata , MD residents stack up against other areas in MD 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 Charles County in MARYLAND

Health Outcomes Rank
for Charles County in MARYLAND

Health Factors Rank
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Active Lifestyle


Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

La Plata, MD Rankings