Overland Park, Kansas 

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Health in Overland Park, Kansas

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

Overland Park air quality is 54. (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.

Overland Park 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.

Overland Park Superfund Index is 93. (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 365 physicians per 100,000 population in Overland Park. The US average is 210 per 100,000 people.
- Commuting can effect your health. The average person in Overland Park commutes 20.4 minutes one-way, which is shorter than the US average of 26.4 minutes.
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  HEALTHOverland Park, KansasUnited States
  53.558.4
  3055
  92.786.9
  365210
  106100
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    Reviews for Overland Park    38 Reviews
    How often does the EPA test the air quality? - 2/3/2018
    We visited Overland Park and a very nice place. I was also told that Overland Park is also one of the most expensive cities to live in the US. In looking at the water... Read More

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    Life in Overland Park is what you make of it - 3/24/2016
    I have lived in Kansas/Missouri my whole life. I have lived in Wichita KS, St. Charles/St. Louis, MO; and the last 22 years in Overland Park, KS (which is like living... Read More

    Big beige houses, for you and me...(and soccer mom - 4/26/2015
    We have lived in Overland Park for the better part of 25 years. In my job I travel the country, so have a basis for comparisons to other places I have been, or lived. OP... Read More


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