Carmel-by-the-Sea, California 

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Health in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California

Health is ranked on a scale of 1 (worst) to 100 (best).

Carmel-by-the-Sea air quality is 75. (The US average is 58.)
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.

Carmel-by-the-Sea water quality is 30. (The US average is 55.)
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.

Carmel-by-the-Sea Superfund Index is 91. (The US average is 87.)
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.


QUICK FACTS
- There are 172 physicians per 100,000 population in Carmel-by-the-Sea. The US average is 210 per 100,000 people.
- Commuting can effect your health. The average person in Carmel-by-the-Sea commutes 22.5 minutes one-way, which is shorter than the US average of 26.4 minutes.
AIR QUALITY DISEASE RISK

  HEALTHCarmel-by-the-Sea, CaliforniaUnited States
  75.158.4
  3055
  90.886.9
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  129100
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    more shopping center than a town - 7/24/2009
    carmel has about 60 vacation homes and a dense cottage-y downtown. basically it is a tourist trap cental business district and a bunch of vacation rental homes. the... Read More

    Liberals - 10/12/2008
    Liberals have run me out of town. The political is so overwhelming I am looking to relocate. However, if you are an aging hippie with a great deal of money you will be... Read More


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