Simpsonville, South Carolina 

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Health in Simpsonville, South Carolina

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

Simpsonville air quality is 52. (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.

Simpsonville water quality is 40. (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.

Simpsonville Superfund Index is 83. (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 253 physicians per 100,000 population in Simpsonville. The US average is 210 per 100,000 people.
- Commuting can effect your health. The average person in Simpsonville commutes 26 minutes one-way, which is shorter than the US average of 26 minutes.
AIR QUALITY DISEASE RISK

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  HEALTHSimpsonville, South CarolinaUnited States
  Air Quality (100=best)51.858.4
  Water Quality (100=best)4055
  Superfund Sites (100=best)83.186.9
  Physicians per Cap.253210
  Health Cost103.7100
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    Reviews for Simpsonville    4 Reviews
    Quality of life - 6/22/2014
    Nice suburb of Greenville, growing in diversity and culture. Competing healthcare providers (important!). Upscale manufacturing in the area (BMW and Michelin) results... Read More

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    Not A Nice Place To Live - 7/16/2012
    Lived in Simpsonville for 9 years. Too long. It's a dirty little town with lots of crime and police. City government is mostly dependent on traffic fines and they... Read More

    Greenville SC - 11/29/2007
    Personally I think the violent crime rating is a bit high. When I watch the news each night almost every crime is in Spartanburg or Anderson - not Greenville. There... Read More


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