Overall Health Index

People Index

79

97.2% of the residents in 06231 has health insurance.

Provider Index

80

There are about 2,314 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06231.

Hospital Index

50

The average hospital rating near 06231 is 3.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

83

Residents in 06231 travel 13.5 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

79

97.2% of the residents in 06231 has health insurance.

Provider Index

80

There are about 2,314 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06231.

Hospital Index

50

The average hospital rating near 06231 is 3.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

83

Residents in 06231 travel 13.5 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 06231 - Amston, CT

The Overall Health Index in 06231 - Amston, CT is 93, ranking 2,300 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 3,772 residents live in 06231 - Amston, CT with a median age of 43 years. 25.1 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 11.3 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 60.1 percent of the residents in 06231 is currently married, and 26.1 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 30.2 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 22.7 percent of the population living in 06231 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 06231 is $9,494. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 06231 - Amston, CT is approximately $1,972. That means the residents typically spend about 20.8 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

88.3 percent of the population in 06231 - Amston, CT drive to work alone. 2.9 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 41.3 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 6.9 percent of the residents in 06231 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.89 members with about 2.32 cars available per household. Approximately 2 percent of the households in 06231 - Amston, 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.

27.3 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 80.2 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 06231 have VA health insurance. Also, 3 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 06231 - Amston, CT would have to travel an average of 9.8 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Windham Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 2,314 physicians accessible to residents who live in 06231 - Amston, CT.

Gender Ratio in 06231 - Amston, CT

Gender (%)06231CTUSA
Male5048.849.3
Female5051.250.7

Racial Makeup in 06231 - Amston, CT

Race (%)06231CTUSA
Non-Hispanic White95.276.773
Non-Hispanic Black0.610.512.7
Asian1.74.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race05.14.9
Two or More Races2.244.4

Median Income in 06231 - Amston, CT

Income (%)06231CTUSA
Under $25,0002.412.216.9
$25,000 to $49,9999.315.521.3
$50,000 to $74,99916.315.318.3
$75,000 to $99,9998.613.413.7
$100,000 and More63.443.329.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 06231 - Amston, CT

Livability06231CTUSA
Monthly Income ($)9,4946,1484,897
Housing Costs ($)1,9721,4171,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)20.823.121.9

Education in 06231 - Amston, CT

Education Level(%)06231CTUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education1.34.35.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma2.35.87.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent19.527.227.5
Some College, No Degree15.217.421
Associate's Degree8.87.48.2
Bachelor's Degree30.221.118.6
Graduate or Professional Degree22.716.811.4

People Index

People Index in 06231

79

The People Index in 06231 is 79, ranking 6,928 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 06231 - Amston, CT

An estimate of 97.2 percent of all residents in 06231 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 06231 - Amston, CT who have health insurance is 97.2 percent. 13.5 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 60.9 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 100 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 06231 - Amston, CT

Insurance Type (%)06231CTUSA
No Insurance2.86.412.2
Public Insurance27.332.533
Private Insurance80.271.966.7

Insurance Types in 06231 - Amston, CT

Insurance Type (%)06231CTUSA
Employer Insurance60.952.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance6.95.96.2
Medicare3.24.54.6
Medicaid13.514.114.2
TRICARE31.32.7
VA00.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 06231 - Amston, CT

Income (%)06231CTUSA
Under $25,0001009082
$25,000 to $49,9991008984
$50,000 to $74,999959188
$75,000 to $99,999939391
$100,000 and More999593

Types of Insurance by Income in 06231 - Amston, CT

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00006570
$25,000 to $49,99908628
$50,000 to $74,99951991
$75,000 to $99,99971385
$100,000 and More12086

Insurance Rate by Age in 06231 - Amston, CT

Insurance Rate by Age (%)06231CTUSA
Under 18989794
Adults (18-64 years)989084
Seniors (65+ years)1009999

Residents with Disabilities in 06231 - Amston, CT

Disability Type06231CTUSA
Any Disability7.610.912.5
Hearing Disability2.933.5
Vision Disability0.733.5
Cognitive Disability1.51.11.3
Ambulatory Disability3.85.77
Self-Care Disability1.50.80.9
Independent Living Disability3.655.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 06231

80

The Provider Index in 06231 - Amston, CT is 80, ranking 6,598 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 06231 - Amston, CT

For the 945 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 269 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 06231 - Amston, CT. An estimate of 15 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 425 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 06231 - Amston, CT

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius06231CTUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents323638
Dentists per 10,000 residents888
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18181616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65262428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 06231

50

The Hospital Index in 06231 - Amston, CT is 50, ranking 16,488 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 06231 - Amston, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Windham Hospital104/5
Manchester Memorial Hospital131/5
Middlesex Hospital154/5
Backus Hospital164/5
Average Hospital13.53.3/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 06231

83

The Travel Index in 06231 - Amston, CT is 83, ranking 5,590 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 06231 - Amston, CT

15.3 percent of residents in 06231 - Amston, CT to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2.32 cars per household in 06231 - Amston, CT with an approximate average household size of 2.89 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 13.5 miles. 06231 - Amston, CT ranks 10,634 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Windham Hospital with a distance of 10 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 06231 - Amston, CT

Housholds with Cars (%)06231CTUSA
No Cars298.7
1 Car1332.232.9
2 Cars5137.937.3
3 Cars2314.414.1
4 or More Cars106.26.2

Travel Method to Work in 06231 - Amston, CT

Travel Method (%)06231CTUSA
Driving Solo80.777.776.6
Driving with One Person7.46.57.1
Driving with Two People1.40.91.3
Driving with Three People2.80.40.5
Bus1.42.72.5
Taxi00.10.1
Train0.50.11.8
Walk02.982.7
Bicycle00.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 06231 - Amston, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Windham Hospital10
Manchester Memorial Hospital13
Middlesex Hospital15

Work Travel Time in 06231 - Amston, CT

Average Travel Time06231CTUSA
Less than 10 min.7.224.623.3
10 to 14 min.7.815.815.3
15 to 19 min.10.315.614.6
20 to 24 min.8.26.56.4
25 to 29 min.7.912.613.7
30 to 34 min.15.32.82.9
35 to 44 min.18.710.512
45 to 59 min.17.95.76.2
60 or more min.6.93.22.7
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