Richmond city

Health and Health Care in Richmond, VA

Richmond, VA, health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Richmond city ranks 114 for health outcomes 131 for health factors, and 129 for healthy behaviors in VA.

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 Richmond, VA residents stack up against other areas in VA in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

Richmond, VA 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 Richmond city, VA


Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

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