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Mercer County - Powered by Inter County Energy Cooperative

131 N. Chiles Street, Suite 1
Harrodsburg, KY 40330
P: +1 859-734-2365


Locally James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital is the medical center and regionally Ephraim McDowell Wellness offer all areas of health care options for any need.


Mercer County is served by the Mercer County Health Department and the James B. Haggin Memorial hospital. Both agencies are committed to serving a healthier population and practice preventative health initiatives.

Healthcare Facilities

Harrodsburg is served by Haggin Memorial Hospital. The hospital is noted for its up to date patient care. Please contact them at (859) 734-5441.
The Mercer County Health Department maintains a full time staff that is committed to healthier lifestyles and community health initiatives. Please contact the Health Dept. at (859) 734-4522.

Health Professional Shortage Areas

Healthcare is one career area that is always a viable solution to the workforce. Please call Haggin Hospital or the Mercer County Health Dept. for further details.

Workforce Programs

Mercer Co. Adult Education creates opportunities for careers in health care such as Phlebotomy Tech. Please call Adult Ed. for more details.

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Data Name Value
Average Life Expectancy 76.1
Deaths per 100K 1,559.4
Poor Physical Health 4.2
Poor Mental Health 4.4
Fair/Poor Health 14.50%
Smokers 23.50%
Obesity 32%
Excessive Drinking N/A
Diabetes 10.70%
Inactivity 27.60%
Population to Primary Care Physician 4252:1
Data Name Value
Population < Age 65 Insured N/A
Population < Age 65 Uninsured 6.50%


Hospital Name Type Owner ER
The James B Haggin Memorial Hospital Critical Access Hospitals Voluntary non-profit - Other Yes
Data Name Value
Drinking Water - Population in Violation 0%
Fine Particulate Matter - Average daily PM25 13.2
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