Los Angeles, California 

229 Reviews | Review This Place | Photos and Maps

Health in Los Angeles, California

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

Los Angeles air quality is 36. (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.

Los Angeles water quality is 52. (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.

Los Angeles Superfund Index is 95. (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 211 physicians per 100,000 population in Los Angeles. The US average is 210 per 100,000 people.
- Commuting can effect your health. The average person in Los Angeles commutes 30.9 minutes one-way, which is longer than the US average of 26.4 minutes.
AIR QUALITY DISEASE RISK

  HEALTHLos Angeles, CaliforniaUnited States
  35.558.4
  5255
  9586.9
  211210
  85100
HEALTH MAP
  • Physicians per Capita (US Avg: 261)
Select Map Options
  • Physicians per Capita
  • Superfund Sites
  • Air Quality
  • Reset Map

  • View More Data >

    Reviews for Los Angeles    229 Reviews
    Great Los Angeles... of course CA - 5/13/2019
    You have got to go to Los Angeles if you can. its big full of popular youtubers if you go you will have a great... Read More

    Start Your Review of Los Angeles


    Los Angeles CA - 4/2/2019
    I live In Los Angeles, CA... Read More

    A Little Good Mixed in with a Whole Lotta Terrible - 3/27/2019
    Okay, so I'm going to start out by saying there was a time when I absolutely loved LA. That's not the case anymore. I'd also like to preface my list of pros and cons by... Read More


    View More Data >

    COMPARE COST OF LIVING
    Compare Los Angeles, California to any other place in the USA.

    MAPS OF LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA
    Check out the latest Maps in a variety of categories including cost of living, population, and commute time.Los_Angeles,California Map
    ZIP CODES IN LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA
    90011, 91331, 91342, 90044, 91335, 91402, 90003, 90026, 90019, 91343, ... 108 more

    NEW LISTINGS IN LOS ANGELES CA
    $799,000
    3227 Weldon Ave
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

    $719,000
    18841 Bermuda St
    Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 |

    $699,950
    9548 Valjean Ave
    Bed 5 | Bath 3.0 |

    $674,900
    19557 Bryant St
    Bed 5 | Bath 3.0 |

    $619,000
    16645 Cantlay St
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

    $669,990
    8500 Fallbrook Ave # 9T4LEH
    Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |


    PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION

    Includes Cost of Living compares for child care, utilities, transportation, health, taxes, housing for home owners vs renters, weather, insurance premiums and so much more.

    Try Now

    Join BestPlaces