Overall Health Index

People Index

55

74.9% of the residents in 99693 has health insurance.

Provider Index

5

There are about 3 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 99693.

Hospital Index

73

The average hospital rating near 99693 is 3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

1

Residents in 99693 travel 40.5 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

55

74.9% of the residents in 99693 has health insurance.

Provider Index

5

There are about 3 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 99693.

Hospital Index

73

The average hospital rating near 99693 is 3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

1

Residents in 99693 travel 40.5 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 99693 - Whittier, AK

The Overall Health Index in 99693 - Whittier, AK is 15, ranking 28,057 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 320 residents live in 99693 - Whittier, AK with a median age of 32.3 years. 27.2 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 13.8 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 34.3 percent of the residents in 99693 is currently married, and 38.7 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 15.8 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 4.5 percent of the population living in 99693 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 99693 is $3,924. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 99693 - Whittier, AK is approximately $713. That means the residents typically spend about 18.2 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

40.3 percent of the population in 99693 - Whittier, AK drive to work alone. 0 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 92 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 6.7 percent of the residents in 99693 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.64 members with about 1.33 cars available per household. Approximately 9 percent of the households in 99693 - Whittier, Alaska do not have own a car. It is estimated that 8.7 percent of households in the United States do not own a car.

42.8 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 48.1 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 1.6 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 99693 have VA health insurance. Also, 1.1 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 99693 - Whittier, AK would have to travel an average of 27.1 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Mat-Su Regional Medical Center. In a 20-mile radius, there are 3 physicians accessible to residents who live in 99693 - Whittier, AK.

Gender Ratio in 99693 - Whittier, AK

Gender (%)99693AKUSA
Male4652.349.3
Female5447.750.7

Racial Makeup in 99693 - Whittier, AK

Race (%)99693AKUSA
Non-Hispanic White64.765.373
Non-Hispanic Black2.23.212.7
Asian9.46.25.4
American Indian and Alaska Native6.614.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian3.81.20.2
Other Race1.31.44.9
Two or More Races10.98.54.4

Median Income in 99693 - Whittier, AK

Income (%)99693AKUSA
Under $25,00010.39.616.9
$25,000 to $49,99936.615.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99924.417.618.3
$75,000 to $99,9991015.513.7
$100,000 and More18.84129.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 99693 - Whittier, AK

Livability99693AKUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,9246,3434,897
Housing Costs ($)7131,2951,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)18.220.421.9

Education in 99693 - Whittier, AK

Education Level(%)99693AKUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education2.52.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma11.957.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent30.227.827.5
Some College, No Degree23.827.521
Associate's Degree11.48.48.2
Bachelor's Degree15.818.218.6
Graduate or Professional Degree4.510.311.4

People Index

People Index in 99693

55

The People Index in 99693 is 55, ranking 14,846 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 99693 - Whittier, AK

An estimate of 74.9 percent of all residents in 99693 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 99693 - Whittier, AK who have health insurance is 74.9 percent. 19.1 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 27.2 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 1.6 percent of the population buy their insurance directly. Residents who need health insurance can purchase insurance at The U.S. government healthcare website.

An estimate 60 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 73 percent of the residents who make under $25,000 have some form of health insurance.

The Kaiser Family Foundation developed the Health Insurance Marketplace Calculator to estimate health insurance premiums and subsidies for people buying health insurance on their own in health insurance Marketplaces created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Percent Insured in 99693 - Whittier, AK

Insurance Type (%)99693AKUSA
No Insurance25.115.512.2
Public Insurance42.82733
Private Insurance48.166.266.7

Insurance Types in 99693 - Whittier, AK

Insurance Type (%)99693AKUSA
Employer Insurance27.242.846.1
Direct Purchase Insurance1.63.86.2
Medicare2.52.34.6
Medicaid19.112.114.2
TRICARE1.19.72.7
VA1.60.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 99693 - Whittier, AK

Income (%)99693AKUSA
Under $25,000737582
$25,000 to $49,999797784
$50,000 to $74,999608188
$75,000 to $99,999888291
$100,000 and More938893

Types of Insurance by Income in 99693 - Whittier, AK

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000274861
$25,000 to $49,999215928
$50,000 to $74,999403741
$75,000 to $99,999132266
$100,000 and More72780

Insurance Rate by Age in 99693 - Whittier, AK

Insurance Rate by Age (%)99693AKUSA
Under 18718894
Adults (18-64 years)777984
Seniors (65+ years)93.29999

Residents with Disabilities in 99693 - Whittier, AK

Disability Type99693AKUSA
Any Disability17.811.212.5
Hearing Disability3.84.23.5
Vision Disability1.64.23.5
Cognitive Disability5.71.31.3
Ambulatory Disability12.35.67
Self-Care Disability2.710.9
Independent Living Disability9.44.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 99693

5

The Provider Index in 99693 - Whittier, AK is 5, ranking 31,334 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 99693 - Whittier, AK

For the 87 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 0 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 99693 - Whittier, AK. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 44 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 99693 - Whittier, AK

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius99693AKUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents34338
Dentists per 10,000 residents2108
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1801516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6504428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 99693

73

The Hospital Index in 99693 - Whittier, AK is 73, ranking 8,902 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 99693 - Whittier, AK

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Mat0Su Regional Medical Center272/5
Alaska Native Medical Center452/5
Alaska Regional Hospital454/5
Providence Alaska Medical Center454/5
Average Hospital40.53/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 99693

1

The Travel Index in 99693 - Whittier, AK is 1, ranking 32,660 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 99693 - Whittier, AK

0 percent of residents in 99693 - Whittier, AK to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.33 cars per household in 99693 - Whittier, AK with an approximate average household size of 2.64 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 40.5 miles. 99693 - Whittier, AK ranks 31,158 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Mat0Su Regional Medical Center with a distance of 27 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 99693 - Whittier, AK

Housholds with Cars (%)99693AKUSA
No Cars99.88.7
1 Car5629.732.9
2 Cars3037.137.3
3 Cars314.714.1
4 or More Cars27.16.2

Travel Method to Work in 99693 - Whittier, AK

Travel Method (%)99693AKUSA
Driving Solo38.967.476.6
Driving with One Person8.39.37.1
Driving with Two People0.61.71.3
Driving with Three People00.70.5
Bus01.32.5
Taxi00.30.1
Train001.8
Walk45.98.192.7
Bicycle00.90.6

Closest Hospitals to 99693 - Whittier, AK

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Mat0Su Regional Medical Center27
Alaska Native Medical Center45
Alaska Regional Hospital45

Work Travel Time in 99693 - Whittier, AK

Average Travel Time99693AKUSA
Less than 10 min.75.838.223.3
10 to 14 min.618.815.3
15 to 19 min.10.114.214.6
20 to 24 min.046.4
25 to 29 min.06.713.7
30 to 34 min.012.9
35 to 44 min.04.412
45 to 59 min.1.32.96.2
60 or more min.6.722.7
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