Overall Health Index

People Index

47

72.6% of the residents in 99723 has health insurance.

Provider Index

47

There are about 2 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 99723.

Hospital Index

37

The average hospital rating near 99723 is 3.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

16

Residents in 99723 travel 338.9 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

47

72.6% of the residents in 99723 has health insurance.

Provider Index

47

There are about 2 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 99723.

Hospital Index

37

The average hospital rating near 99723 is 3.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

16

Residents in 99723 travel 338.9 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 99723 - Barrow, AK

The Overall Health Index in 99723 - Barrow, AK is 20, ranking 26,396 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 4,377 residents live in 99723 - Barrow, AK with a median age of 28 years. 36.1 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 5.4 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 43.2 percent of the residents in 99723 is currently married, and 42.5 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 8.2 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 7.2 percent of the population living in 99723 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 99723 is $6,567. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 99723 - Barrow, AK is approximately $1,006. That means the residents typically spend about 15.3 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

68.1 percent of the population in 99723 - Barrow, AK drive to work alone. 1.8 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 99.5 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 0 percent of the residents in 99723 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 3.14 members with about 1.01 cars available per household. Approximately 31 percent of the households in 99723 - Barrow, 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.

22.5 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 51.8 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.1 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 99723 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.8 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 99723 - Barrow, AK would have to travel an average of 1.7 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Samuel Simmonds Memorial Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 2 physicians accessible to residents who live in 99723 - Barrow, AK.

Gender Ratio in 99723 - Barrow, AK

Gender (%)99723AKUSA
Male5352.349.3
Female4747.750.7

Racial Makeup in 99723 - Barrow, AK

Race (%)99723AKUSA
Non-Hispanic White12.565.373
Non-Hispanic Black0.53.212.7
Asian11.76.25.4
American Indian and Alaska Native62.914.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian3.71.20.2
Other Race0.31.44.9
Two or More Races78.54.4

Median Income in 99723 - Barrow, AK

Income (%)99723AKUSA
Under $25,00011.39.616.9
$25,000 to $49,99916.515.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99912.317.618.3
$75,000 to $99,99910.815.513.7
$100,000 and More494129.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 99723 - Barrow, AK

Livability99723AKUSA
Monthly Income ($)6,5676,3434,897
Housing Costs ($)1,0061,2951,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)15.320.421.9

Education in 99723 - Barrow, AK

Education Level(%)99723AKUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education4.12.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma10.757.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent3527.827.5
Some College, No Degree30.627.521
Associate's Degree4.18.48.2
Bachelor's Degree8.218.218.6
Graduate or Professional Degree7.210.311.4

People Index

People Index in 99723

47

The People Index in 99723 is 47, ranking 17,816 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 99723 - Barrow, AK

An estimate of 72.6 percent of all residents in 99723 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 99723 - Barrow, AK who have health insurance is 72.6 percent. 15.3 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 43.9 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 1.1 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 85 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 43 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 99723 - Barrow, AK

Insurance Type (%)99723AKUSA
No Insurance27.415.512.2
Public Insurance22.52733
Private Insurance51.866.266.7

Insurance Types in 99723 - Barrow, AK

Insurance Type (%)99723AKUSA
Employer Insurance43.942.846.1
Direct Purchase Insurance1.13.86.2
Medicare0.92.34.6
Medicaid15.312.114.2
TRICARE0.89.72.7
VA0.10.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 99723 - Barrow, AK

Income (%)99723AKUSA
Under $25,000437582
$25,000 to $49,999517784
$50,000 to $74,999858188
$75,000 to $99,999648291
$100,000 and More798893

Types of Insurance by Income in 99723 - Barrow, AK

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00057434
$25,000 to $49,999493026
$50,000 to $74,999153461
$75,000 to $99,999361054
$100,000 and More211669

Insurance Rate by Age in 99723 - Barrow, AK

Insurance Rate by Age (%)99723AKUSA
Under 18728894
Adults (18-64 years)657984
Seniors (65+ years)98.79999

Residents with Disabilities in 99723 - Barrow, AK

Disability Type99723AKUSA
Any Disability9.311.212.5
Hearing Disability3.94.23.5
Vision Disability1.44.23.5
Cognitive Disability1.11.31.3
Ambulatory Disability4.65.67
Self-Care Disability0.410.9
Independent Living Disability2.24.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 99723

47

The Provider Index in 99723 - Barrow, AK is 47, ranking 17,482 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 99723 - Barrow, AK

For the 1,582 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 0 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 99723 - Barrow, AK. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 234 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 99723 - Barrow, AK

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius99723AKUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents54338
Dentists per 10,000 residents16108
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1801516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6504428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 99723

37

The Hospital Index in 99723 - Barrow, AK is 37, ranking 20,769 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 99723 - Barrow, AK

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Samuel Simmonds Memorial Hospital23.1/5
Maniilaq Health Center3353.1/5
Foundation Health Partners Fairbanks Memorial Hospital5014/5
Norton Sound Regional Hospital5183.1/5
Average Hospital338.93.3/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 99723

16

The Travel Index in 99723 - Barrow, AK is 16, ranking 27,706 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 99723 - Barrow, AK

0.5 percent of residents in 99723 - Barrow, AK to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.01 cars per household in 99723 - Barrow, AK with an approximate average household size of 3.14 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 338.9 miles. 99723 - Barrow, AK ranks 32,968 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Samuel Simmonds Memorial Hospital with a distance of 2 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 99723 - Barrow, AK

Housholds with Cars (%)99723AKUSA
No Cars319.88.7
1 Car4529.732.9
2 Cars1637.137.3
3 Cars714.714.1
4 or More Cars17.16.2

Travel Method to Work in 99723 - Barrow, AK

Travel Method (%)99723AKUSA
Driving Solo48.167.476.6
Driving with One Person17.89.37.1
Driving with Two People71.71.3
Driving with Three People1.20.70.5
Bus0.51.32.5
Taxi6.60.30.1
Train001.8
Walk11.98.192.7
Bicycle00.90.6

Closest Hospitals to 99723 - Barrow, AK

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Samuel Simmonds Memorial Hospital2
Maniilaq Health Center335
Foundation Health Partners Fairbanks Memorial Hospital501

Work Travel Time in 99723 - Barrow, AK

Average Travel Time99723AKUSA
Less than 10 min.73.538.223.3
10 to 14 min.17.918.815.3
15 to 19 min.6.914.214.6
20 to 24 min.1.246.4
25 to 29 min.06.713.7
30 to 34 min.0.512.9
35 to 44 min.04.412
45 to 59 min.02.96.2
60 or more min.022.7
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