Windber, Pennsylvania 

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Health in Windber, Pennsylvania

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

Windber air quality is 69. (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.

Windber water quality is 68. (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.

Windber 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 110 physicians per 100,000 population in Windber. The US average is 210 per 100,000 people.
- Commuting can effect your health. The average person in Windber commutes 19.5 minutes one-way, which is shorter than the US average of 26.4 minutes.
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  HEALTHWindber, PennsylvaniaUnited States
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  95.286.9
  110210
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    Reviews for Windber    4 Reviews
    A Wise Old Man From Windber - 10/3/2011
    A wise old man from Windber, Had a story he did tell. Of life, and love and other things, He made one feel just swell. As you look around our little town, Family... Read More

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    PREPARE THE WAY - 10/2/2010
    The Windber High School Class of 1955 recently held a 55th reunion in "Our town". Attached is a poem that I wrote for the occasion, perhaps it will provide and insight... Read More

    Windber - 2/4/2009
    I have to disagree with the person above. It is all you associate with in your life. I have been raise in this area, and both my husband and I are very well educated.... Read More


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