Craven County

Health and Health Care in New Bern, NC

New Bern, NC, health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Craven County ranks 36 for health outcomes 21 for health factors, and 54 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 New Bern, NC residents stack up against other areas in NC in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

New Bern, NC 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 Craven County, NC


Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

Healthy Behaviors Rank
for Craven County in NORTH CAROLINA

Health Outcomes Rank
for Craven County in NORTH CAROLINA

Health Factors Rank
for Craven County in NORTH CAROLINA