Health in Dubuque, Iowa
Cost of Living,
There are 252 physicians per 100,000 population in Dubuque, IA. The US average is 261.
Dubuque, IA Health Index
Air quality in Dubuque, IA is 83 on a scale to 100 (higher is better). This is based on ozone alert days and number of pollutants in the air, as reported by the EPA.
Water quality in Dubuque, IA is 50 on a scale to 100 (higher is better). The EPA has a complex method of measuring watershed quality using 15 indicators.
Superfund index is 81 on a scale to 100 (higher is better). This is upon the number and impact of EPA Superfund pollution sites in the county, including spending on the cleanup efforts.
Dubuque Health SperlingViews
re: Positive recent changes for DBQ!!! - 6/3/2009: The "new meat packing plant" is actually a processing facility for shelf-stable products and will not emit "smell" to affect anyone. Nothing like the slaughterhouse of... (read more)Positive recent changes for DBQ!!!: If you are looking for a place to move, but don't think Iowa is appealing, you might want to consider Dubuque. DBQ is far from the flat farm land that you might think... (read more)Dubuque - Pros/Cons: Pros:
1. Low crime rate
2. Low cost of living and housing
3. Affordable place to live
4. Good school system
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