Red Oak, Texas 

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Health in Red Oak, Texas

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

Red Oak air quality is 57. (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.

Red Oak water quality is 72. (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.

Red Oak Superfund Index is 94. (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 77 physicians per 100,000 population in Red Oak. The US average is 210 per 100,000 people.
- Commuting can effect your health. The average person in Red Oak commutes 30.6 minutes one-way, which is longer than the US average of 26.4 minutes.
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    Reviews for Red Oak    2 Reviews
    Not what it used to be - 9/11/2009
    The small, charming country town that I moved to 26 years ago sadly doesn't exist anymore. Our city is poorly governed and that is one major reason why business interest... Read More

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    Awful experience - 8/23/2009
    I wouldn't recommend Red Oak as a place to live. I moved to the area from Tyler four years ago to take a job in Dallas. I did my research on areas south of Dallas and... Read More


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