Overall Health Index

People Index

62

97.2% of the residents in 06078 has health insurance.

Provider Index

89

There are about 2,352 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06078.

Hospital Index

66

The average hospital rating near 06078 is 3.7 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

59

Residents in 06078 travel 13.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

62

97.2% of the residents in 06078 has health insurance.

Provider Index

89

There are about 2,352 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06078.

Hospital Index

66

The average hospital rating near 06078 is 3.7 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

59

Residents in 06078 travel 13.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 06078 - Suffield, CT

The Overall Health Index in 06078 - Suffield, CT is 89, ranking 3,996 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 12,370 residents live in 06078 - Suffield, CT with a median age of 43.7 years. 18.8 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 13.4 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 47.8 percent of the residents in 06078 is currently married, and 37.3 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 20.6 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 18.1 percent of the population living in 06078 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 06078 is $8,120. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 06078 - Suffield, CT is approximately $1,684. That means the residents typically spend about 20.7 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

89.8 percent of the population in 06078 - Suffield, CT drive to work alone. 0.9 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 68.2 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 4.5 percent of the residents in 06078 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.69 members with about 2.16 cars available per household. Approximately 3 percent of the households in 06078 - Suffield, 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.

28.4 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 82 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 06078 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.5 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 06078 - Suffield, CT would have to travel an average of 13.3 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Rockville General Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 2,352 physicians accessible to residents who live in 06078 - Suffield, CT.

Gender Ratio in 06078 - Suffield, CT

Gender (%)06078CTUSA
Male5748.849.3
Female4351.250.7

Racial Makeup in 06078 - Suffield, CT

Race (%)06078CTUSA
Non-Hispanic White80.276.773
Non-Hispanic Black9.510.512.7
Asian3.54.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.20.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.55.14.9
Two or More Races2.144.4

Median Income in 06078 - Suffield, CT

Income (%)06078CTUSA
Under $25,0009.812.216.9
$25,000 to $49,99911.815.521.3
$50,000 to $74,9999.515.318.3
$75,000 to $99,99912.613.413.7
$100,000 and More56.243.329.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 06078 - Suffield, CT

Livability06078CTUSA
Monthly Income ($)8,1206,1484,897
Housing Costs ($)1,6841,4171,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)20.723.121.9

Education in 06078 - Suffield, CT

Education Level(%)06078CTUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education3.44.35.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma65.87.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent23.927.227.5
Some College, No Degree18.617.421
Associate's Degree9.47.48.2
Bachelor's Degree20.621.118.6
Graduate or Professional Degree18.116.811.4

People Index

People Index in 06078

62

The People Index in 06078 is 62, ranking 12,537 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 06078 - Suffield, CT

An estimate of 97.2 percent of all residents in 06078 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 06078 - Suffield, CT who have health insurance is 97.2 percent. 9.3 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 60.2 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 6.9 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 95 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 97 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 06078 - Suffield, CT

Insurance Type (%)06078CTUSA
No Insurance2.86.412.2
Public Insurance28.432.533
Private Insurance8271.966.7

Insurance Types in 06078 - Suffield, CT

Insurance Type (%)06078CTUSA
Employer Insurance60.252.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance6.95.96.2
Medicare4.94.54.6
Medicaid9.314.114.2
TRICARE0.51.32.7
VA0.30.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 06078 - Suffield, CT

Income (%)06078CTUSA
Under $25,000979082
$25,000 to $49,999998984
$50,000 to $74,999959188
$75,000 to $99,999939391
$100,000 and More989593

Types of Insurance by Income in 06078 - Suffield, CT

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00038622
$25,000 to $49,99915281
$50,000 to $74,99954086
$75,000 to $99,99971389
$100,000 and More21491

Insurance Rate by Age in 06078 - Suffield, CT

Insurance Rate by Age (%)06078CTUSA
Under 18979794
Adults (18-64 years)969084
Seniors (65+ years)1009999

Residents with Disabilities in 06078 - Suffield, CT

Disability Type06078CTUSA
Any Disability910.912.5
Hearing Disability2.933.5
Vision Disability133.5
Cognitive Disability1.21.11.3
Ambulatory Disability4.55.77
Self-Care Disability0.60.80.9
Independent Living Disability3.355.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 06078

89

The Provider Index in 06078 - Suffield, CT is 89, ranking 3,629 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 06078 - Suffield, CT

For the 2,321 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 287 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 06078 - Suffield, CT. An estimate of 19 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 1,653 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 06078 - Suffield, CT

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius06078CTUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents363638
Dentists per 10,000 residents988
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18201616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65312428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 06078

66

The Hospital Index in 06078 - Suffield, CT is 66, ranking 11,208 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 06078 - Suffield, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Rockville General Hospital134/5
Johnson Memorial Hospital134/5
The Hospital at Hebrew Senior Care142.9/5
Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center154/5
Average Hospital13.83.7/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 06078

59

The Travel Index in 06078 - Suffield, CT is 59, ranking 13,512 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 06078 - Suffield, CT

13 percent of residents in 06078 - Suffield, CT to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2.16 cars per household in 06078 - Suffield, CT with an approximate average household size of 2.69 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 13.8 miles. 06078 - Suffield, CT ranks 10,931 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Rockville General Hospital with a distance of 13 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 06078 - Suffield, CT

Housholds with Cars (%)06078CTUSA
No Cars398.7
1 Car2232.232.9
2 Cars4437.937.3
3 Cars2314.414.1
4 or More Cars86.26.2

Travel Method to Work in 06078 - Suffield, CT

Travel Method (%)06078CTUSA
Driving Solo89.577.776.6
Driving with One Person2.26.57.1
Driving with Two People0.30.91.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus0.72.72.5
Taxi00.10.1
Train00.11.8
Walk1.42.982.7
Bicycle00.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 06078 - Suffield, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Rockville General Hospital13
Johnson Memorial Hospital13
The Hospital at Hebrew Senior Care14

Work Travel Time in 06078 - Suffield, CT

Average Travel Time06078CTUSA
Less than 10 min.19.224.623.3
10 to 14 min.15.915.815.3
15 to 19 min.15.315.614.6
20 to 24 min.12.46.56.4
25 to 29 min.5.412.613.7
30 to 34 min.132.82.9
35 to 44 min.7.710.512
45 to 59 min.6.65.76.2
60 or more min.4.53.22.7
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