LaGrange County 4th Healthiest In State Health Survey
Wednesday Mar 26, 2014 6:52am
By: Jim Measel
(UNDATED) - LaGrange County is scored as being one of the healthiest counties in the state of Indiana according to the fifth annual County Health Rankings released Wednesday by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. The Rankings rate overall health for all 92 Indiana counties by using a standard formula to measure how healthy people are and how long they live. According to this year’s Rankings, the 10 healthiest Indiana counties based on health outcomes are: Hamilton, Hendricks, Boone, LaGrange, Brown, Dubois, Wells, Monroe, Whitley and Tippecanoe. DeKalb County is ranked 21st, Steuben County 22nd and Noble County 33rd.