Overall Health Index

People Index

23

64.1% of the residents in 99926 has health insurance.

Provider Index

11

There are about 2 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 99926.

Hospital Index

28

The average hospital rating near 99926 is 3.1 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

2

Residents in 99926 travel 111.4 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

23

64.1% of the residents in 99926 has health insurance.

Provider Index

11

There are about 2 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 99926.

Hospital Index

28

The average hospital rating near 99926 is 3.1 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

2

Residents in 99926 travel 111.4 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 99926 - Metlakatla, AK

The Overall Health Index in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK is 1, ranking 32,660 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 1,667 residents live in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK with a median age of 33.9 years. 30.2 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 9.2 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 41.5 percent of the residents in 99926 is currently married, and 39.9 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 5.5 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 3.7 percent of the population living in 99926 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 99926 is $4,543. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK is approximately $528. That means the residents typically spend about 11.6 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

72.6 percent of the population in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK drive to work alone. 1.9 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 94.1 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 4.8 percent of the residents in 99926 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 3.71 members with about 1.52 cars available per household. Approximately 13 percent of the households in 99926 - Metlakatla, 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.

37.5 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 37.3 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.3 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 99926 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.5 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK would have to travel an average of 17.5 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center. In a 20-mile radius, there are 2 physicians accessible to residents who live in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK.

Gender Ratio in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK

Gender (%)99926AKUSA
Male5252.349.3
Female4847.750.7

Racial Makeup in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK

Race (%)99926AKUSA
Non-Hispanic White11.565.373
Non-Hispanic Black03.212.7
Asian1.16.25.4
American Indian and Alaska Native73.414.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian0.11.20.2
Other Race01.44.9
Two or More Races148.54.4

Median Income in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK

Income (%)99926AKUSA
Under $25,00012.19.616.9
$25,000 to $49,99922.515.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99918.417.618.3
$75,000 to $99,99911.915.513.7
$100,000 and More35.14129.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK

Livability99926AKUSA
Monthly Income ($)4,5436,3434,897
Housing Costs ($)5281,2951,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)11.620.421.9

Education in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK

Education Level(%)99926AKUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education32.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma5.557.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent37.327.827.5
Some College, No Degree40.427.521
Associate's Degree4.58.48.2
Bachelor's Degree5.518.218.6
Graduate or Professional Degree3.710.311.4

People Index

People Index in 99926

23

The People Index in 99926 is 23, ranking 25,732 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 99926 - Metlakatla, AK

An estimate of 64.1 percent of all residents in 99926 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK who have health insurance is 64.1 percent. 24 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 29 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 70 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 72 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 99926 - Metlakatla, AK

Insurance Type (%)99926AKUSA
No Insurance35.915.512.2
Public Insurance37.52733
Private Insurance37.366.266.7

Insurance Types in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK

Insurance Type (%)99926AKUSA
Employer Insurance2942.846.1
Direct Purchase Insurance1.13.86.2
Medicare3.52.34.6
Medicaid2412.114.2
TRICARE0.59.72.7
VA0.30.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK

Income (%)99926AKUSA
Under $25,000727582
$25,000 to $49,999607784
$50,000 to $74,999708188
$75,000 to $99,999788291
$100,000 and More708893

Types of Insurance by Income in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000287013
$25,000 to $49,999404619
$50,000 to $74,999303246
$75,000 to $99,999222061
$100,000 and More303045

Insurance Rate by Age in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK

Insurance Rate by Age (%)99926AKUSA
Under 18768894
Adults (18-64 years)617984
Seniors (65+ years)1009999

Residents with Disabilities in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK

Disability Type99926AKUSA
Any Disability16.311.212.5
Hearing Disability7.44.23.5
Vision Disability4.64.23.5
Cognitive Disability2.11.31.3
Ambulatory Disability9.95.67
Self-Care Disability1.210.9
Independent Living Disability6.54.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 99926

11

The Provider Index in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK is 11, ranking 29,355 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 99926 - Metlakatla, AK

For the 504 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 0 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 99926 - Metlakatla, AK. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 153 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius99926AKUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents124338
Dentists per 10,000 residents0108
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1801516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6504428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 99926

28

The Hospital Index in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK is 28, ranking 23,748 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 99926 - Metlakatla, AK

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center183/5
Wrangell Medical Center993.1/5
Petersburg Medical Center1293.1/5
Mount Edgecumbe Hospital2003.1/5
Average Hospital111.43.1/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 99926

2

The Travel Index in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK is 2, ranking 32,328 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 99926 - Metlakatla, AK

1.1 percent of residents in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.52 cars per household in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK with an approximate average household size of 3.71 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 111.4 miles. 99926 - Metlakatla, AK ranks 32,801 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center with a distance of 18 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK

Housholds with Cars (%)99926AKUSA
No Cars139.88.7
1 Car4129.732.9
2 Cars3337.137.3
3 Cars1014.714.1
4 or More Cars47.16.2

Travel Method to Work in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK

Travel Method (%)99926AKUSA
Driving Solo59.667.476.6
Driving with One Person17.69.37.1
Driving with Two People0.71.71.3
Driving with Three People0.20.70.5
Bus01.32.5
Taxi00.30.1
Train001.8
Walk128.192.7
Bicycle00.90.6

Closest Hospitals to 99926 - Metlakatla, AK

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center18
Wrangell Medical Center99
Petersburg Medical Center129

Work Travel Time in 99926 - Metlakatla, AK

Average Travel Time99926AKUSA
Less than 10 min.80.838.223.3
10 to 14 min.7.518.815.3
15 to 19 min.214.214.6
20 to 24 min.3.946.4
25 to 29 min.06.713.7
30 to 34 min.1.112.9
35 to 44 min.04.412
45 to 59 min.02.96.2
60 or more min.4.822.7
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