Special Report

Cities With the Best Health Insurance Coverage

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20. Brentwood, Tennessee
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 1.9%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 0.4% — 6th lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 2.3% — 2nd lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.2% — 58th lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 82.1% — 45th highest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 16.7% — 116th highest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 1.0% — 759th lowest of 1,669 cities

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19. Belmont, California
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 1.9%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 2.1% — 709th lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 8.3% — 168th lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.4% — 132nd lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 81.9% — 49th highest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 11.4% — 514th highest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 0.1% — 23rd lowest of 1,669 cities

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18. El Dorado Hills, California
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 1.9%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 0.8% — 52nd lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 8.3% — 174th lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.7% — 542nd lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 81.5% — 58th highest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 11.7% — 474th highest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 0.9% — 720th lowest of 1,669 cities

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17. Fremont, California
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 1.9%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 1.0% — 135th lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 13.9% — 494th lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.4% — 136th lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 79.0% — 105th highest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 8.4% — 543rd lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 0.3% — 188th lowest of 1,669 cities

16. Severna Park, Maryland
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 1.9%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 0.9% — 95th lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 5.8% — 65th lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 2.1% — 198th highest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 82.4% — 35th highest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 11.0% — 570th highest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 6.0% — 122nd highest of 1,669 cities