Health and Health Care in Iowa City, IA

Iowa City, IA health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Johnson County ranks 22 for health outcomes 2 for health factors, and 8 for healthy behaviors in IA.

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 Iowa City, IA residents stack up against other areas in IA 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 Johnson County in IOWA

Health Outcomes Rank
for Johnson County in IOWA

Health Factors Rank
for Johnson County in IOWA

Active Lifestyle


Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

Iowa City, IA Rankings