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Posted on: January 8, 2024

Broomfield County Ranked Fourth Healthiest Place to Live

Broomfield County has earned the distinction of being named the fourth healthiest place to live in the U.S. by Money Magazine. This recognition is a testament to the county’s commitment to prioritizing health and well-being as a way of life. The City and County of Broomfield provides programs and services to make it more than just a place to live, but a place to thrive. There are several key factors that contributed to reaching this milestone:

Active Lifestyle Opportunities

Broomfield County offers many options for staying active. There are well-maintained parks and trails, community sports leagues and fitness centers all available to its residents and visitors.

Mental Health Resources

Recognizing the importance of mental health, Broomfield County provides extensive resources and support systems. Counseling services, mental health programs and community support groups are readily available for anyone looking for support. Visit the Mental and Behavioral Health web page for more information.

Safety and Low Crime Rates

The safety of its residents is a priority for Broomfield County. The dedicated staff of the Broomfield Police Department are committed to maintaining public safety by providing services that reduce crime and improve quality of life in the community for its residents and visitors.

Environmental Quality

Broomfield County’s commitment to maintaining a clean and sustainable environment significantly contributes to its residents’ health. Efforts to preserve natural spaces, reduce pollution and promote green initiatives have resulted in a healthier living environment for all.

Community Engagement and Well-being Programs

The City and County of Broomfield has always been proud of the strong sense of community and makes an investment in well-being programs to foster that sense of belonging. Having that inclusive community that can engage and voice their opinions contributes to the overall health and happiness of residents.

Nutritional Awareness and Access

Broomfield County’s focus on nutritional education and access to healthy food options is another factor in the overall health of the county. Nutrition programs and health-focused food initiatives are available for all stages of life: from the Women, Infants and Children program to help new mothers, to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program to the options in Senior Services, these programs ensure that residents have access to nutritious foods.

Access to Quality Healthcare

Broomfield County’s access to exceptional healthcare services is a big factor of its healthy community. With state-of-the-art medical facilities and a high concentration of healthcare professionals, residents have access to top-tier medical care. Preventive services and wellness programs are also widely available.

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