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  HEALTH OVERVIEW
  

There are 223 physicians per 100,000 population in Anacortes, Washington. The US average is 210.

Anacortes, Washington Health Index

Air quality in Anacortes, Washington is 63 on a scale to 100 (higher is better). This is based on new measures of hazardous air pollutants from the EPA, called the National Air Toxics Assessment. This analysis models respiratory illness and cancer risk down to the zip code level, providing better detail and insight than the previous analysis based solely on results from air monitoring stations.

Water quality in Anacortes, Washington is 52 on a scale to 100 (higher is better). Note that this is a measure of Watershed quality, not the water that comes from your faucet. The EPA has stated that a healthy watershed is closely related to drinking water quality. The EPA has a complex method of measuring watershed quality using 15 indicators such as pH, chemicals, metals, and bacteria.

Superfund index is 95 on a scale to 100 (higher is better). The EPA’s Superfund program is responsible for cleaning up some of our nation’s most contaminated land. Our index is based on the number of active Superfund sites (over 15,000 in the United States), with particular attention paid to those on the National Priorities List which pose the greatest health danger.


  HEALTHAnacortes, WashingtonUnited States
  Air Quality (100=best)  62.558.4
  Water Quality (100=best)  5255
  Superfund Sites (100=best)  95.386.9
  Physicians per Cap.  223210
  Health Cost  114.7100

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  10/22/2009
Current Conditions

My husband and I are thinking about relocating to Anacortes. Can you update the current real estate conditions and possibly comment on the access to jobs, health-care... (Read More)

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  3/3/2008
Population Information

Your population information for Anacortes is incorrect. Population is slightly under 16,000. Build out of the city's space is approximately 20,000 which is not... (Read More)

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  6/9/2007
Real Estate

Well the market is picking up a bit in the area. I have seen some home prices drop while others raise their price a little. It's very unpredictable but I do see more... (Read More)

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