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State Office of Rural Health
New Jersey State Office of Rural Health
Statewide resource for rural health concerns. Collects and shares rural health information, provides technical assistance, and encourages recruitment and retention of health professionals in rural areas.
New Jersey Rural Healthcare Facilities
Critical Access Hospitals
Rural Health Clinics
Federally Qualified Health Centers*
Short Term/PPS Hospitals*
Selected Social Determinants of Health for New Jersey
6.9% percent of New Jersey residents lack health
insurance (Kaiser, 2022). According to the USDA Economic
Research Service (ERS), the average per capita income for
New Jersey residents in 2021 was $77,016. Based on 2021
ACS data, ERS reports that the state-wide poverty rate is
10.2% and 9.5% of the population has not completed high
school (ERS report, 2017-2021 ACS data). The unemployment
rate in New Jersey is 3.7% (USDA-ERS, 2022).
Foundation State Health Facts;
USDA Economic Research Service: State Fact Sheets
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