HANCOCK COUNTY, GA
To work together to become the healthiest county in Georgia.
Community Health Improvement Goals
- Economic Development
How can we promote equitable economic development?
What is causing disparities in economic development and opportunity?
How can we increase economic opportunity in the county?
- Healthy Environments
What environmental changes can we make to support healthy behaviors?
How can we encourage healthy behaviors through improving or providing access
to healthy environments?
What specific inequities can be addressed so that everyone has access to healthy
How can we support families, children, and/or adults in improving literacy and
health literacy outcomes?
How can we promote and encourage lifelong learning, skills, and behaviors that
will ultimately improve literacy and health literacy outcomes?
How can we provide everyone with accurate, accessible, and actionable health information?
Health Equity Snapshot
Hancock County Quick Facts
GENDER: Male: 54.9%; Female: 45.1%
ETHNICITY: African American: 71.5%; White: 24.2%; Hispanic: 2.2%
MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME: $30,600
2018 COUNTY HEALTH RANKING: 147 out of 159