Health in Independence, Oregon
Cost of Living,
There are 127 physicians per 100,000 population in Independence, OR. The US average is 261.
Independence, OR Health Index
Air quality in Independence, OR is 85 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 Independence, OR is 60 on a scale to 100 (higher is better). The EPA has a complex method of measuring watershed quality using 15 indicators.
Superfund index is 99 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.
Independence Health SperlingViews
Independence: For a town of ~9k people the amenities are good; this is also helped by state college Western Oregon University in the neighboring city of Monmouth(all within a 3-mile... (read more)Pro and Con: Independence is a small town with a friendly feel. Great place to live if you want to get away from the fast pace of a big city.
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