Watauga County

Health and Health Care in Boone, NC

Boone , NC, health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Watauga County ranks 6 for health outcomes 20 for health factors, and 40 for healthy behaviors in NC.

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 Boone , NC residents stack up against other areas in NC in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

Boone, NC Healthy Life Style

79%

Non-Smokers

Percent of adults who do not smoke

74%

Healthy Weight

Percent of adults who report a BMI < 30

81%

Insured

Percent of adults with a health insurance

Active Lifestyles in Watauga County, NC

78%

Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

#40
Healthy Behaviors Rank
for Watauga County in NORTH CAROLINA

#6
Health Outcomes Rank
for Watauga County in NORTH CAROLINA

#20
Health Factors Rank
for Watauga County in NORTH CAROLINA