Retire in Burlington

Health and Safety

Get health and safety information on Burlington.

Healthcare Overview

Number of ranked counties in state: 14

County Rank Within State

Health Outcomes:

1

Health Factors:

1

Health Behaviors:

1

Quality of Life:

2

Clinical Care:

1

Percentile Within State

Health Outcomes:

92.9%

Health Factors:

92.9%

Health Behaviors:

92.9%

Quality of Life:

85.7%

Clinical Care:

92.9%

Source: County Health Rankings

Providers

# of Primary Care Physicians: 263
Number of residents per primary care physician: 603:1
State average number of residents per primary care physician: 922:1
# of Dentists: 139
Number of residents per dentist: 1148:1
State average number of residents per dentist: 1567:1
# of Mental Health Providers: 800
Number of residents per mental health provider: 199:1
State average number of residents per mental health provider: 273:1

Hospitals

# of hospitals within 25 miles: 1

Average ER Wait Time: 36 minutes
National Average ER Wait Time:24 minutes

Sample hospitals

Joint Comm Accreditation
# of beds
ER Services
ER Wait Time (in minutes)
No
No
n/a

Nursing Homes

Nursing homes within 25 miles:

7

1

0

2

0

4

Percentage with 4 or 5 stars

14.3%

Costs

Healthcare Type

Monthly Cost
State Median Cost
Projected Montly Cost (20 years from now)
Homemaker services:
$ 4,004
$ 4,004
$ 7,232
Home Health Aide:
$ 4,195
$ 4,195
$ 7,577
Adult Day Health Care:
$ 3,007
$ 2,678
$ 5,431
Private, 1br assisted living:
$ 4,623
$ 4,020
$ 8,350
Nursing Home, Semi-private Room:
$ 9,733
$ 8,501
$ 17,579
Nursing Home, Private Room:
$ 10,190
$ 8,760
$ 18,404

Source: Genworth Financial

Safety

Crime rates in Burlington are lower than national averages, and hazard risks are low to moderate.

  • Area
  • National Average

Hurricane Risk

1

Tornado Risk

1

Wildfire Risk

1

Earthquake Risk

3

Nuclear Reactor Within 20 Miles

No

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