Santa Clara County

Health and Health Care in Palo Alto, CA

Palo Alto, CA, health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Santa Clara County ranks 3 for health outcomes 3 for health factors, and 1 for healthy behaviors in CA.

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 Palo Alto, CA residents stack up against other areas in CA in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

Palo Alto, CA 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

Active Lifestyles in Santa Clara County, CA


Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

Healthy Behaviors Rank
for Santa Clara County in CALIFORNIA

Health Outcomes Rank
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Health Factors Rank
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Palo Alto, CA Rankings