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Wheeler

County Data

  • Rural/Non-rural: Rural
  • County Health Ranking: 41
  • Population: 7,879
  • Total Number of Physicians: 1
  • Life Expectancy: 78.9
  • #1 Cause of Death: heart disease
  • Uninsured Population Under 65 (percentage): 15.7
  • Population in Poverty (percentage): 37.4
  • Population Without a High School Diploma (percentage): 23.1
  • #1 Industry: Local Government
  • White Alone, not Hispanic or Latino: 56
  • Black or African American Alone: 37.8
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.1
  • Asian Alone: 0.3
  • Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander: N/A
  • Two or More Races: 1.3
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.6