Mansfield, TX is a growing city with a population of over 75,000 people. It has excellent healthcare facilities with several local hospitals and medical facilities offering comprehensive care. These include Methodist Mansfield Medical Center, Texas Health Emergency Care, and Arlington Memorial Hospital, among others. The hospitals are well-equipped with the latest technologies and offer a wide range of treatments from simple diagnosis to complex surgical procedures. In addition to these healthcare centers, the city also boasts many specialist clinics that cater to different needs such as mental health care, dermatology and more. Other than providing top quality health services, the city also has several public health initiatives like free walk-in clinics for low-income families as well as subsidized health screenings at local schools. Residents of Mansfield can rest assured that they have access to excellent healthcare in their area.
The health of a city has many different factors. It can refer to air quality, water quality, risk of getting respiratory disease or cancer. The people you live around can also affect your health as some places have lower or higher rates of physical activity, increased alcohol intake, smoking, obesity, and cancer rates.
PHYSICIANS PER CAPITA
There are 163 physicians per 100,000 population in Mansfield. The US average is 210 per 100,000 people.
HEALTH COST INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Health Cost Index for the Mansfield area is 96.8 (lower=better). The US average is 100.
96.8 / 100
Example: 110 = 10% more expensive than national average.
WATER QUALITY INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Water Quality Index for the Mansfield area is 90 (100=best). The US average is 55.
90 / 100
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.
The annual BestPlaces Superfund Index for the Mansfield area is 97 (100=best). The US average is 87.
97 / 100
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.
Commuting can effect your health. The average person in Mansfield commutes 29.9 minutes one-way, which is longer than the US average of 26.4 minutes.
AIR QUALITY INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Air Quality Index for the Mansfield area is 48 (100=best). The US average is 58.
48 / 100
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.
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Reviews for Mansfield 14 Reviews
Gas Wells everywhere
Be careful moving to this town, they build new houses and schools very close to active gas wells. Over 50 active gas wells in this town, some homes are few hundred feet... Read More
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Great place to live!
I’ve lived in Mansfield about 18 years. It has grown a lot but I believe they’re doing pretty good with keeping up with the number of people except possibly the traffic... Read More
Alittle crowded now
Was a nice place 9 yrs ago over crowed for such a small area and property taxes are very high. Average 1 bedroom apt 1200 two bedroom 1700 my home cost 226000 i pay... Read More