Humboldt County is a rural community situated along Northern California's rugged coast line and surrounded by densely forested mountains. These rankings are a snapshot of our health and provide a starting point for change in our community. As we are learning, these outcomes are influenced by where we live, learn, work, and play.
The American Lung Association uses a grading system that awards points to each county of California in four areas of tobacco control:
Please check our community pages to see how each of our counties are graded.
For more information about how these scores are obtained and to compare how your county ranks against other counties in California
Local Programs encouraging physical activity.
Local Programs working on encouraging and educating on nutrition.
Local programs working on curbing the harmful affects of tobacco.