Jackson County

Health and Health Care in Sylva, NC

Sylva , NC health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Jackson County ranks 30 for health outcomes 63 for health factors, and 60 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 Sylva , NC residents stack up against other areas in NC in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

Sylva, NC Healthy Life Style

80%

Non-Smokers

Percent of adults who do not smoke

68%

Healthy Weight

Percent of adults who report a BMI < 30

76%

Insured

Percent of adults with a health insurance

Active Lifestyles in Jackson County, NC

72%

Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

#60
Healthy Behaviors Rank
for Jackson County in NORTH CAROLINA

#30
Health Outcomes Rank
for Jackson County in NORTH CAROLINA

#63
Health Factors Rank
for Jackson County in NORTH CAROLINA