Retire in Berkeley

Health and Safety

Get health and safety information on Berkeley.

Healthcare Overview

Number of ranked counties in state: 57

County Rank Within State

Health Outcomes:

19

Health Factors:

12

Health Behaviors:

4

Quality of Life:

27

Clinical Care:

13

Percentile Within State

Health Outcomes:

67%

Health Factors:

79%

Health Behaviors:

93%

Quality of Life:

53%

Clinical Care:

77%

Source: County Health Rankings

Providers

# of Primary Care Physicians: 1675
Number of residents per primary care physician: 943:1
State average number of residents per primary care physician: 1294:1
# of Dentists: 1433
Number of residents per dentist: 1124:1
State average number of residents per dentist: 1291:1
# of Mental Health Providers: 7937
Number of residents per mental health provider: 203:1
State average number of residents per mental health provider: 376:1

Hospitals

# of hospitals within 25 miles: 32

Average ER Wait Time: 27 minutes
National Average ER Wait Time:24 minutes

Sample hospitals

Joint Comm Accreditation
# of beds
ER Services
ER Wait Time (in minutes)

Nursing Homes

Nursing homes within 25 miles:

126

51

35

21

16

3

Percentage with 4 or 5 stars

68%

Costs

Healthcare Type

Monthly Cost
State Median Cost
Projected Montly Cost (20 years from now)
Homemaker services:
$ 5,720
$ 4,290
$ 10,331
Home Health Aide:
$ 5,720
$ 4,385
$ 10,331
Adult Day Health Care:
$ 1,690
$ 1,668
$ 3,052
Private, 1br assisted living:
$ 5,950
$ 3,750
$ 10,746
Nursing Home, Semi-private Room:
$ 12,517
$ 7,450
$ 22,607
Nursing Home, Private Room:
$ 15,193
$ 8,669
$ 27,440

Source: Genworth Financial

Safety

  • Area
  • National Average

Hurricane Risk

1

Tornado Risk

1

Wildfire Risk

2

Earthquake Risk

5

Nuclear Reactor Within 20 Miles

No

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