Hamilton County Data

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Hamilton County Data

 

Hamilton County Health Rankings 2018

Health Outcomes61
Health Factors65

Hamilton Population Age

AgeCounty (%)Florida (%)
0-1719.120.3
18-6464.760.4
65+16.219.4

Hamilton Total Population

ItemCounty (Total)County (%)Florida (Total)Florida (%)
Total Population14,23820,278,447
Asian140.1547,518 2.7
Black4,99835.13,264,830 16.1
White8,60060.415,350,784 75.7
Other6264.41,115,315
5.5
Hispanic1,3109.25,008,77624.7
Female6,00842.210,362,286 51.1
Male8,23057.89,916,16148.9
Prison2,45916.8119,036
0.6

Hamilton Socioeconomics

CountyFlorida
Per Capita Income ($)16,10928,774
Median Household Income ($)36,20950,883
Percent of Persons Below 100% of the FPL (%)26.615.5
Percent of Persons Below 200% of the FPL (%)47.736.4
Students Eligible for Free/Reduced Lunch (%)98.769.4
Unemployment Rate (%)4.84.2
Percent of Businesses with <50 Employees (%)95.395.5
Percent with High School Diplomas (%)75.487.6
Percent with College Diplomas (%)15.838.2

Hamilton Maternal and Infant Health

CountyFlorida
Total Birth Rate11.011.1
Teen Birth Rate10.48.2
Repeat Birth Rate18.615.7
Low Birthweight (%)10.58.7
Late or No Prenatal Care (%)7.05.5
Kindergartners Immunized (%)97.393.7
Infant Death Rate8.36.1

Hamilton Healthcare Access - Uninsured

County (Total)County (%)Florida (Total)Florida (%)
Non-Elderly (Age 0-64) Uninsured1,33714.42,478,19415.4

Hamilton Federal Designations

Designation StatusDesignation Type
Primary Health Professional Shortage AreaYesWhole County, Correctional Facility, HPSA Geographic High Needs
Dental Health Professional Shortage AreaYesLow Income Migrant/Farmworker, Correctional Facility, Whole County
Mental Health Professional Shortage AreaYesLow Income Population HPSA, Whole County, Correctional Faciltiy,
Medically Underserved Area/PopulationYesWhole County

Hamilton Most Utilized Hospitals

Hospital NameNumber of Discharges
Shands Lake Shore Regional Medical Center 401
UF Health Shands Hospital400
Lake City Medical Center375

Hamilton Hospital Discharge Rate

CountyFlorida
Total125.4127.1
Avoidable16.813.1

Hamilton Emergency Room Visit Rate

CountyFlorida
Total522.1411.6
Avoidable249.6198.7

Hamilton Leading Causes of Death

Cause (Florida Rank)County NumberCounty Age-adjusted Death RateFlorida Age-Adjusted Death Rate
All Causes150870.9685.2
Heart Disease (1)41233.7150.8
Cancer (2)33184.6151.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (3)1163.439.6
Unintentional Injury (5)1058.052.6
Diabetes Mellitus (7)737.920.0
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