Alachua County

Health and Health Care in Gainesville, FL

Gainesville, FL, health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Alachua County ranks 25 for health outcomes 10 for health factors, and 33 for healthy behaviors in FL.

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 Gainesville, FL residents stack up against other areas in FL in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

Gainesville, FL Healthy Life Style

82%

Non-Smokers

Percent of adults who do not smoke

75%

Healthy Weight

Percent of adults who report a BMI < 30

81%

Insured

Percent of adults with a health insurance

Active Lifestyles in Alachua County, FL

81%

Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

#33
Healthy Behaviors Rank
for Alachua County in FLORIDA

#25
Health Outcomes Rank
for Alachua County in FLORIDA

#10
Health Factors Rank
for Alachua County in FLORIDA

Gainesville, FL Rankings