Overall Health Index

People Index

88

76.5% of the residents in 99741 has health insurance.

Provider Index

19

There are about 1 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 99741.

Hospital Index

79

The average hospital rating near 99741 is 3.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

1

Residents in 99741 travel 264 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

88

76.5% of the residents in 99741 has health insurance.

Provider Index

19

There are about 1 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 99741.

Hospital Index

79

The average hospital rating near 99741 is 3.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

1

Residents in 99741 travel 264 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 99741 - Galena, AK

The Overall Health Index in 99741 - Galena, AK is 42, ranking 19,174 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 524 residents live in 99741 - Galena, AK with a median age of 38 years. 28.1 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 15.7 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 47.7 percent of the residents in 99741 is currently married, and 35.8 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 20.1 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 14.4 percent of the population living in 99741 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 99741 is $5,878. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 99741 - Galena, AK is approximately $666. That means the residents typically spend about 11.3 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

68.3 percent of the population in 99741 - Galena, 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 98.6 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 0 percent of the residents in 99741 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.66 members with about 1.46 cars available per household. Approximately 15 percent of the households in 99741 - Galena, 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.

24.2 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 59.7 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 99741 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.9 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 99741 - Galena, AK would have to travel an average of 220.4 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Maniilaq Health Center. In a 20-mile radius, there are 1 physicians accessible to residents who live in 99741 - Galena, AK.

Gender Ratio in 99741 - Galena, AK

Gender (%)99741AKUSA
Male5352.349.3
Female4747.750.7

Racial Makeup in 99741 - Galena, AK

Race (%)99741AKUSA
Non-Hispanic White38.265.373
Non-Hispanic Black03.212.7
Asian1.56.25.4
American Indian and Alaska Native55.914.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian01.20.2
Other Race01.44.9
Two or More Races3.68.54.4

Median Income in 99741 - Galena, AK

Income (%)99741AKUSA
Under $25,00010.99.616.9
$25,000 to $49,99919.315.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99912.817.618.3
$75,000 to $99,99914.715.513.7
$100,000 and More42.44129.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 99741 - Galena, AK

Livability99741AKUSA
Monthly Income ($)5,8786,3434,897
Housing Costs ($)6661,2951,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)11.320.421.9

Education in 99741 - Galena, AK

Education Level(%)99741AKUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education10.22.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma3.657.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent19.827.827.5
Some College, No Degree30.327.521
Associate's Degree1.58.48.2
Bachelor's Degree20.118.218.6
Graduate or Professional Degree14.410.311.4

People Index

People Index in 99741

88

The People Index in 99741 is 88, ranking 3,960 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 99741 - Galena, AK

An estimate of 76.5 percent of all residents in 99741 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 99741 - Galena, AK who have health insurance is 76.5 percent. 7.6 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 50.2 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 1.3 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 90 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 63 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 99741 - Galena, AK

Insurance Type (%)99741AKUSA
No Insurance23.515.512.2
Public Insurance24.22733
Private Insurance59.766.266.7

Insurance Types in 99741 - Galena, AK

Insurance Type (%)99741AKUSA
Employer Insurance50.242.846.1
Direct Purchase Insurance1.33.86.2
Medicare6.72.34.6
Medicaid7.612.114.2
TRICARE0.99.72.7
VA00.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 99741 - Galena, AK

Income (%)99741AKUSA
Under $25,000637582
$25,000 to $49,999487784
$50,000 to $74,999908188
$75,000 to $99,999908291
$100,000 and More878893

Types of Insurance by Income in 99741 - Galena, AK

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000375412
$25,000 to $49,999522532
$50,000 to $74,999103961
$75,000 to $99,999101674
$100,000 and More131579

Insurance Rate by Age in 99741 - Galena, AK

Insurance Rate by Age (%)99741AKUSA
Under 18878894
Adults (18-64 years)677984
Seniors (65+ years)1009999

Residents with Disabilities in 99741 - Galena, AK

Disability Type99741AKUSA
Any Disability14.111.212.5
Hearing Disability6.94.23.5
Vision Disability3.24.23.5
Cognitive Disability1.41.31.3
Ambulatory Disability5.75.67
Self-Care Disability0.610.9
Independent Living Disability2.94.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 99741

19

The Provider Index in 99741 - Galena, AK is 19, ranking 26,716 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 99741 - Galena, AK

For the 147 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 0 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 99741 - Galena, AK. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 82 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 99741 - Galena, AK

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius99741AKUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents194338
Dentists per 10,000 residents0108
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1801516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6504428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 99741

79

The Hospital Index in 99741 - Galena, AK is 79, ranking 6,926 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 99741 - Galena, AK

Travel Index

Travel Index in 99741

1

The Travel Index in 99741 - Galena, AK is 1, ranking 32,660 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 99741 - Galena, AK

1.4 percent of residents in 99741 - Galena, AK to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.46 cars per household in 99741 - Galena, AK with an approximate average household size of 2.66 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 264 miles. 99741 - Galena, AK ranks 32,937 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Maniilaq Health Center with a distance of 220 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 99741 - Galena, AK

Housholds with Cars (%)99741AKUSA
No Cars159.88.7
1 Car4129.732.9
2 Cars3137.137.3
3 Cars1014.714.1
4 or More Cars37.16.2

Travel Method to Work in 99741 - Galena, AK

Travel Method (%)99741AKUSA
Driving Solo56.567.476.6
Driving with One Person99.37.1
Driving with Two People4.91.71.3
Driving with Three People00.70.5
Bus01.32.5
Taxi00.30.1
Train001.8
Walk14.88.192.7
Bicycle2.20.90.6

Closest Hospitals to 99741 - Galena, AK

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Maniilaq Health Center220
Norton Sound Regional Hospital254
Foundation Health Partners Fairbanks Memorial Hospital268

Work Travel Time in 99741 - Galena, AK

Average Travel Time99741AKUSA
Less than 10 min.77.538.223.3
10 to 14 min.18.818.815.3
15 to 19 min.1.914.214.6
20 to 24 min.046.4
25 to 29 min.0.56.713.7
30 to 34 min.1.412.9
35 to 44 min.04.412
45 to 59 min.02.96.2
60 or more min.022.7
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