Report ranks health of each Texas county


HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – A new health report is shedding light on the differences in the health of residents from various counties. 

In the report, researchers looked at factors affecting health, such as poverty and education.

Then, they calculated how those factors combine to impact how long a person lives and the quality of their life. 

Harris Counties health status ranked No. 56 out of 241 counties in Texas. Meanwhile, Montgomery County came in at No. 19  and Liberty County was No. 152. 

If you want to take a look at how healthy your county is, you can visit the County Health Ranking website.