Mountain Home, Idaho 

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Health in Mountain Home, Idaho

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

Mountain Home air quality is 84. (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.

Mountain Home 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.

Mountain Home Superfund Index is 40. (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 131 physicians per 100,000 population in Mountain Home. The US average is 210 per 100,000 people.
- Commuting can effect your health. The average person in Mountain Home commutes 17.2 minutes one-way, which is shorter than the US average of 26.4 minutes.
AIR QUALITY DISEASE RISK

  HEALTHMountain Home, IdahoUnited States
  83.758.4
  3055
  40.286.9
  131210
  94100
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    Reviews for Mountain Home    5 Reviews
    Cost of Living - 12/20/2011
    The cost of living is low in Idaho, even though the taxes are high. We definitley have 4 seasons, cold in winter and hot in... Read More

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    Retirement in Mountain Home - 5/9/2010
    I was stationed at the base in the late 60s. I am sure many things have changed. Don't remember much so can anyone tell me about bugs (mosquitoes), wind, heat, cold... Read More

    Great Place to Live - 12/16/2009
    We have lived here since 1991 and love it... the wind can be brutal in the spring, summers are hot and dry, and the winters can be cold and snowy and we love it... Cost... Read More


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