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San Mateo County Among the Healthiest Counties in California
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Rankings
list San Mateo County as one of the healthiest
in California


Every year, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation releases its annual County Health Rankings report measuring vital health factors, including longevity, high school graduation rates, obesity, smoking, unemployment, access to healthy foods, the quality of air and water, income inequality, and teen births in nearly every county in America.

This year, San Mateo County joins our Bay Area neighbors as one of California’s healthiest counties. Here are just some of the highest ranking counties for health outcomes:

  1. Marin County
  2. San Mateo County
  3. Santa Clara County
  4. Placer County
  5. Napa County

San Mateo County remains committed to reducing health disparities and strengthening the public safety net for those in need.

Click here to view the full 2018 Rankings report.