Chevy Chase town, Maryland 

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Health in Chevy Chase town, Maryland

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

Chevy Chase town air quality is 28. (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.

Chevy Chase town water quality is 50. (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.

Chevy Chase town Superfund Index is 99. (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 attentin paid to those on the National Priorities List which pose the greatest health danger.


QUICK FACTS
- There are 506 physicians per 100,000 population in Chevy Chase town. The US average is 210 per 100,000 people.
- Commuting can effect your health. The average person in Chevy Chase town commutes 13 minutes one-way, which is shorter than the US average of 26 minutes.
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  HEALTHChevy Chase town, MarylandUnited States
  Air Quality (100=best)27.958.4
  Water Quality (100=best)5055
  Superfund Sites (100=best)9986.9
  Physicians per Cap.506210
  Health Cost99.6100
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Reviews for Chevy Chase town    3 Reviews
Chevy Chase - 11/3/2008
Overall an nice place to live if you don't mind bad traffic. Though Chevy Chase is a close-in suburb, traffic can make traveling short distances by car very taxing. ... (Read More)

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City life with trees - 6/1/2008
Chevy Chase is great because it offers neighborhoods and parks and is only about 5 miles from the center of DC. While it looks like a quiet place, the pace of life is... (Read More)

It is DC - 8/30/2007
CC MD -- great schools, neighborhoods, highly community active -- the state and county does a great job on services. But the identity is to Wash, DC. This is a place... (Read More)


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