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Wilkes

County Data

  • Rural/Non-rural: Rural
  • County Health Ranking: 131
  • Population: 9,876
  • Total Number of Physicians: 9
  • Life Expectancy: 74.4
  • #1 Cause of Death: Heart disease
  • Uninsured Population Under 65 (percentage): 17.8
  • Population in Poverty (percentage): 22.8
  • Population Without a High School Diploma (percentage): 21.4
  • #1 Industry: Local Government
  • White Alone, not Hispanic or Latino: 51.1
  • Black or African American Alone: 41.4
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.2
  • Asian Alone: 0.9
  • Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander: N/A
  • Two or More Races: 2.1
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.3

Hospitals

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  • Wills Memorial Hospital

    certification status: In Progress

    county: Wilkes

    address: 120 Gordon Street
    Washington, GA 30673

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