Overall Health Index

People Index

47

82.5% of the residents in 99835 has health insurance.

Provider Index

98

There are about 40 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 99835.

Hospital Index

12

The average hospital rating near 99835 is 3.1 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

3

Residents in 99835 travel 50.9 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

47

82.5% of the residents in 99835 has health insurance.

Provider Index

98

There are about 40 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 99835.

Hospital Index

12

The average hospital rating near 99835 is 3.1 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

3

Residents in 99835 travel 50.9 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 99835 - Sitka, AK

The Overall Health Index in 99835 - Sitka, AK is 26, ranking 24,386 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 8,921 residents live in 99835 - Sitka, AK with a median age of 39.6 years. 22.3 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 12.9 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 50.1 percent of the residents in 99835 is currently married, and 29.3 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 18.2 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 14.1 percent of the population living in 99835 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 99835 is $5,847. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 99835 - Sitka, AK is approximately $1,061. That means the residents typically spend about 18.1 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

70.4 percent of the population in 99835 - Sitka, 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 95.7 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 1.9 percent of the residents in 99835 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.5 members with about 1.42 cars available per household. Approximately 17 percent of the households in 99835 - Sitka, 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.

25.1 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 67.2 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.2 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 99835 have VA health insurance. Also, 5.7 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 99835 - Sitka, AK would have to travel an average of 12.9 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Sitka Community Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 40 physicians accessible to residents who live in 99835 - Sitka, AK.

Gender Ratio in 99835 - Sitka, AK

Gender (%)99835AKUSA
Male5152.349.3
Female4947.750.7

Racial Makeup in 99835 - Sitka, AK

Race (%)99835AKUSA
Non-Hispanic White64.465.373
Non-Hispanic Black2.23.212.7
Asian6.96.25.4
American Indian and Alaska Native13.514.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian0.41.20.2
Other Race1.41.44.9
Two or More Races10.38.54.4

Median Income in 99835 - Sitka, AK

Income (%)99835AKUSA
Under $25,0008.79.616.9
$25,000 to $49,99916.215.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99919.817.618.3
$75,000 to $99,99915.415.513.7
$100,000 and More39.94129.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 99835 - Sitka, AK

Livability99835AKUSA
Monthly Income ($)5,8476,3434,897
Housing Costs ($)1,0611,2951,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)18.120.421.9

Education in 99835 - Sitka, AK

Education Level(%)99835AKUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education2.32.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma5.157.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent25.727.827.5
Some College, No Degree25.827.521
Associate's Degree8.88.48.2
Bachelor's Degree18.218.218.6
Graduate or Professional Degree14.110.311.4

People Index

People Index in 99835

47

The People Index in 99835 is 47, ranking 17,816 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 99835 - Sitka, AK

An estimate of 82.5 percent of all residents in 99835 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 99835 - Sitka, AK who have health insurance is 82.5 percent. 8.2 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 41.5 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 7.9 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 79 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 85 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 99835 - Sitka, AK

Insurance Type (%)99835AKUSA
No Insurance17.515.512.2
Public Insurance25.12733
Private Insurance67.266.266.7

Insurance Types in 99835 - Sitka, AK

Insurance Type (%)99835AKUSA
Employer Insurance41.542.846.1
Direct Purchase Insurance7.93.86.2
Medicare3.52.34.6
Medicaid8.212.114.2
TRICARE5.79.72.7
VA0.20.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 99835 - Sitka, AK

Income (%)99835AKUSA
Under $25,000857582
$25,000 to $49,999817784
$50,000 to $74,999798188
$75,000 to $99,999848291
$100,000 and More828893

Types of Insurance by Income in 99835 - Sitka, AK

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000156336
$25,000 to $49,999194154
$50,000 to $74,999212767
$75,000 to $99,999161675
$100,000 and More181278

Insurance Rate by Age in 99835 - Sitka, AK

Insurance Rate by Age (%)99835AKUSA
Under 18848894
Adults (18-64 years)777984
Seniors (65+ years)97.29999

Residents with Disabilities in 99835 - Sitka, AK

Disability Type99835AKUSA
Any Disability12.311.212.5
Hearing Disability5.14.23.5
Vision Disability2.24.23.5
Cognitive Disability1.11.31.3
Ambulatory Disability6.75.67
Self-Care Disability0.710.9
Independent Living Disability5.34.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 99835

98

The Provider Index in 99835 - Sitka, AK is 98, ranking 660 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 99835 - Sitka, AK

For the 1,993 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 3 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 99835 - Sitka, AK. An estimate of 1 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 1,147 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 99835 - Sitka, AK

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius99835AKUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents454338
Dentists per 10,000 residents13108
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18151516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65264428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 99835

12

The Hospital Index in 99835 - Sitka, AK is 12, ranking 29,027 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 99835 - Sitka, AK

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Sitka Community Hospital133.1/5
Mount Edgecumbe Hospital133.1/5
Petersburg Medical Center813.1/5
Bartlett Regional Hospital973/5
Average Hospital50.93.1/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 99835

3

The Travel Index in 99835 - Sitka, AK is 3, ranking 31,998 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 99835 - Sitka, AK

1.1 percent of residents in 99835 - Sitka, AK to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.42 cars per household in 99835 - Sitka, AK with an approximate average household size of 2.5 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 50.9 miles. 99835 - Sitka, AK ranks 32,088 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Sitka Community Hospital with a distance of 13 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 99835 - Sitka, AK

Housholds with Cars (%)99835AKUSA
No Cars179.88.7
1 Car3829.732.9
2 Cars3437.137.3
3 Cars814.714.1
4 or More Cars37.16.2

Travel Method to Work in 99835 - Sitka, AK

Travel Method (%)99835AKUSA
Driving Solo60.967.476.6
Driving with One Person9.79.37.1
Driving with Two People2.31.71.3
Driving with Three People0.10.70.5
Bus1.31.32.5
Taxi00.30.1
Train001.8
Walk15.68.192.7
Bicycle2.90.90.6

Closest Hospitals to 99835 - Sitka, AK

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Sitka Community Hospital13
Mount Edgecumbe Hospital13
Petersburg Medical Center81

Work Travel Time in 99835 - Sitka, AK

Average Travel Time99835AKUSA
Less than 10 min.58.438.223.3
10 to 14 min.23.518.815.3
15 to 19 min.8.814.214.6
20 to 24 min.3.846.4
25 to 29 min.1.36.713.7
30 to 34 min.1.112.9
35 to 44 min.0.34.412
45 to 59 min.0.92.96.2
60 or more min.1.922.7
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