Study Places Otsego County 25th In Health Rankings
Otsego County ranks 25th of New York’s 64 counties in a new health and well-being report. That ranking takes into account education, public safety, transportation and housing among other factors. Chenango County ranked 35th and Delaware County was 49th. The study conducted by the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation found Otsego County ranked 18th when it comes to health behaviors including smoking rates and clinical care.