Retire in The Woodlands

Health and Safety

Get health and safety information on The Woodlands.

Healthcare Overview

Number of ranked counties in state: 241

County Rank Within State

Health Outcomes:

19

Health Factors:

20

Health Behaviors:

27

Quality of Life:

20

Clinical Care:

42

Percentile Within State

Health Outcomes:

92%

Health Factors:

92%

Health Behaviors:

89%

Quality of Life:

92%

Clinical Care:

83%

Source: County Health Rankings

Providers

# of Primary Care Physicians: 305
Number of residents per primary care physician: 1637:1
State average number of residents per primary care physician: 1708:1
# of Dentists: 232
Number of residents per dentist: 2237:1
State average number of residents per dentist: 1940:1
# of Mental Health Providers: 380
Number of residents per mental health provider: 1366:1
State average number of residents per mental health provider: 1034:1

Hospitals

# of hospitals within 25 miles: 15

Average ER Wait Time: 18 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:

31

0

6

7

11

7

Percentage with 4 or 5 stars

19%

Costs

Healthcare Type

Monthly Cost
State Median Cost
Projected Montly Cost (20 years from now)
Homemaker services:
$ 3,718
$ 3,527
$ 6,715
Home Health Aide:
$ 3,766
$ 3,550
$ 6,802
Adult Day Health Care:
$ 1,300
$ 758
$ 2,348
Private, 1br assisted living:
$ 3,825
$ 3,545
$ 6,908
Nursing Home, Semi-private Room:
$ 4,608
$ 4,258
$ 8,323
Nursing Home, Private Room:
$ 7,026
$ 5,718
$ 12,690

Source: Genworth Financial

Safety

  • Area
  • National Average

Hurricane Risk

2

Tornado Risk

2

Wildfire Risk

2

Earthquake Risk

1

Nuclear Reactor Within 20 Miles

No

Didn't find what you're looking for? Ask the community a question.