Overall Health Index

People Index

84

95.1% of the residents in 06069 has health insurance.

Provider Index

72

There are about 301 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06069.

Hospital Index

22

The average hospital rating near 06069 is 2.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

83

Residents in 06069 travel 19.3 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

84

95.1% of the residents in 06069 has health insurance.

Provider Index

72

There are about 301 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06069.

Hospital Index

22

The average hospital rating near 06069 is 2.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

83

Residents in 06069 travel 19.3 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 06069 - Sharon, CT

The Overall Health Index in 06069 - Sharon, CT is 83, ranking 5,570 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 2,444 residents live in 06069 - Sharon, CT with a median age of 57.4 years. 9.3 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 29.6 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 62.1 percent of the residents in 06069 is currently married, and 17 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 20.2 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 20.8 percent of the population living in 06069 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 06069 is $6,875. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 06069 - Sharon, CT is approximately $1,146. That means the residents typically spend about 16.7 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

71.7 percent of the population in 06069 - Sharon, CT drive to work alone. 6.3 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 66.8 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 16.3 percent of the residents in 06069 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.15 members with about 2.15 cars available per household. Approximately 2 percent of the households in 06069 - Sharon, Connecticut do not have own a car. It is estimated that 8.7 percent of households in the United States do not own a car.

46 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 68.5 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.5 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 06069 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.8 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 06069 - Sharon, CT would have to travel an average of 2.5 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Sharon Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 301 physicians accessible to residents who live in 06069 - Sharon, CT.

Gender Ratio in 06069 - Sharon, CT

Gender (%)06069CTUSA
Male4748.849.3
Female5351.250.7

Racial Makeup in 06069 - Sharon, CT

Race (%)06069CTUSA
Non-Hispanic White92.876.773
Non-Hispanic Black0.710.512.7
Asian1.24.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.40.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race05.14.9
Two or More Races4.844.4

Median Income in 06069 - Sharon, CT

Income (%)06069CTUSA
Under $25,00013.812.216.9
$25,000 to $49,99913.515.521.3
$50,000 to $74,99913.615.318.3
$75,000 to $99,9999.713.413.7
$100,000 and More49.543.329.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 06069 - Sharon, CT

Livability06069CTUSA
Monthly Income ($)6,8756,1484,897
Housing Costs ($)1,1461,4171,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)16.723.121.9

Education in 06069 - Sharon, CT

Education Level(%)06069CTUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education1.34.35.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma2.25.87.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent29.327.227.5
Some College, No Degree15.517.421
Associate's Degree10.77.48.2
Bachelor's Degree20.221.118.6
Graduate or Professional Degree20.816.811.4

People Index

People Index in 06069

84

The People Index in 06069 is 84, ranking 5,278 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 06069 - Sharon, CT

An estimate of 95.1 percent of all residents in 06069 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 06069 - Sharon, CT who have health insurance is 95.1 percent. 14.8 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 37.8 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 10.2 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 93 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 93 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 06069 - Sharon, CT

Insurance Type (%)06069CTUSA
No Insurance4.96.412.2
Public Insurance4632.533
Private Insurance68.571.966.7

Insurance Types in 06069 - Sharon, CT

Insurance Type (%)06069CTUSA
Employer Insurance37.852.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance10.25.96.2
Medicare94.54.6
Medicaid14.814.114.2
TRICARE0.81.32.7
VA0.50.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 06069 - Sharon, CT

Income (%)06069CTUSA
Under $25,000939082
$25,000 to $49,999868984
$50,000 to $74,999939188
$75,000 to $99,999979391
$100,000 and More999593

Types of Insurance by Income in 06069 - Sharon, CT

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00076253
$25,000 to $49,999146436
$50,000 to $74,99975259
$75,000 to $99,99935765
$100,000 and More12990

Insurance Rate by Age in 06069 - Sharon, CT

Insurance Rate by Age (%)06069CTUSA
Under 181009794
Adults (18-64 years)949084
Seniors (65+ years)98.29999

Residents with Disabilities in 06069 - Sharon, CT

Disability Type06069CTUSA
Any Disability1010.912.5
Hearing Disability533.5
Vision Disability0.333.5
Cognitive Disability4.41.11.3
Ambulatory Disability5.45.77
Self-Care Disability3.80.80.9
Independent Living Disability5.855.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 06069

72

The Provider Index in 06069 - Sharon, CT is 72, ranking 9,236 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 06069 - Sharon, CT

For the 226 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 30 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 06069 - Sharon, CT. An estimate of 1 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 723 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 06069 - Sharon, CT

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius06069CTUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents263638
Dentists per 10,000 residents888
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18141616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65142428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 06069

22

The Hospital Index in 06069 - Sharon, CT is 22, ranking 25,718 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 06069 - Sharon, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Sharon Hospital34/5
Charlotte Hungerford Hospital171/5
Waterbury Hospital291/5
Bristol Hospital293/5
Average Hospital19.32.3/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 06069

83

The Travel Index in 06069 - Sharon, CT is 83, ranking 5,590 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 06069 - Sharon, CT

15.9 percent of residents in 06069 - Sharon, CT to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2.15 cars per household in 06069 - Sharon, CT with an approximate average household size of 2.15 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 19.3 miles. 06069 - Sharon, CT ranks 19,452 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Sharon Hospital with a distance of 3 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 06069 - Sharon, CT

Housholds with Cars (%)06069CTUSA
No Cars298.7
1 Car3332.232.9
2 Cars3437.937.3
3 Cars1814.414.1
4 or More Cars146.26.2

Travel Method to Work in 06069 - Sharon, CT

Travel Method (%)06069CTUSA
Driving Solo67.277.776.6
Driving with One Person4.86.57.1
Driving with Two People00.91.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus0.22.72.5
Taxi0.90.10.1
Train1.90.11.8
Walk6.82.982.7
Bicycle00.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 06069 - Sharon, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Sharon Hospital3
Charlotte Hungerford Hospital17
Waterbury Hospital29

Work Travel Time in 06069 - Sharon, CT

Average Travel Time06069CTUSA
Less than 10 min.23.924.623.3
10 to 14 min.1615.815.3
15 to 19 min.15.215.614.6
20 to 24 min.8.26.56.4
25 to 29 min.3.612.613.7
30 to 34 min.15.92.82.9
35 to 44 min.110.512
45 to 59 min.05.76.2
60 or more min.16.33.22.7
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