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Polk

County Data

  • Rural/Non-rural: Rural
  • County Health Ranking: 91
  • Population: 42,470
  • Total Number of Physicians: 26
  • Life Expectancy: 73.6
  • #1 Cause of Death: Heart Disease
  • Uninsured Population Under 65 (percentage): 19.1
  • Population in Poverty (percentage): 19
  • Population Without a High School Diploma (percentage): 23.3
  • #1 Industry: Manufacturing
  • White Alone, not Hispanic or Latino: 71.6
  • Black or African American Alone: 12.8
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.8
  • Asian Alone: 0.7
  • Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander: 0.2
  • Two or More Races: 1.8
  • Hispanic or Latino: 13.7

Hospitals

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  • Polk Medical Center

    certification status: In Progress

    county: Polk

    address: 2360 Rockmart Highway
    Cedartown, GA 30125

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