Overall Health Index

People Index

14

88.4% of the residents in 06260 has health insurance.

Provider Index

38

There are about 147 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06260.

Hospital Index

61

The average hospital rating near 06260 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

43

Residents in 06260 travel 19.9 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

14

88.4% of the residents in 06260 has health insurance.

Provider Index

38

There are about 147 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06260.

Hospital Index

61

The average hospital rating near 06260 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

43

Residents in 06260 travel 19.9 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 06260 - Putnam, CT

The Overall Health Index in 06260 - Putnam, CT is 24, ranking 25,018 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 9,382 residents live in 06260 - Putnam, CT with a median age of 41.4 years. 20 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 16.9 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 39.4 percent of the residents in 06260 is currently married, and 31.4 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 13.3 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 8.1 percent of the population living in 06260 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 06260 is $4,371. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 06260 - Putnam, CT is approximately $1,001. That means the residents typically spend about 22.9 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

92.4 percent of the population in 06260 - Putnam, CT drive to work alone. 0.4 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 73.2 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 7 percent of the residents in 06260 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.4 members with about 1.65 cars available per household. Approximately 9 percent of the households in 06260 - Putnam, 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.

42.8 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 59.6 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.4 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 06260 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.8 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 06260 - Putnam, CT would have to travel an average of 2.2 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Day Kimball Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 147 physicians accessible to residents who live in 06260 - Putnam, CT.

Gender Ratio in 06260 - Putnam, CT

Gender (%)06260CTUSA
Male4748.849.3
Female5351.250.7

Racial Makeup in 06260 - Putnam, CT

Race (%)06260CTUSA
Non-Hispanic White9676.773
Non-Hispanic Black0.310.512.7
Asian0.24.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.20.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian0.200.2
Other Race0.35.14.9
Two or More Races2.744.4

Median Income in 06260 - Putnam, CT

Income (%)06260CTUSA
Under $25,00014.112.216.9
$25,000 to $49,99923.715.521.3
$50,000 to $74,99925.315.318.3
$75,000 to $99,99913.613.413.7
$100,000 and More23.443.329.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 06260 - Putnam, CT

Livability06260CTUSA
Monthly Income ($)4,3716,1484,897
Housing Costs ($)1,0011,4171,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)22.923.121.9

Education in 06260 - Putnam, CT

Education Level(%)06260CTUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education2.84.35.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma6.45.87.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent32.527.227.5
Some College, No Degree24.517.421
Associate's Degree12.27.48.2
Bachelor's Degree13.321.118.6
Graduate or Professional Degree8.116.811.4

People Index

People Index in 06260

14

The People Index in 06260 is 14, ranking 28,702 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 06260 - Putnam, CT

An estimate of 88.4 percent of all residents in 06260 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 06260 - Putnam, CT who have health insurance is 88.4 percent. 22 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 41.1 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 4.6 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 87 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 06260 - Putnam, CT

Insurance Type (%)06260CTUSA
No Insurance11.66.412.2
Public Insurance42.832.533
Private Insurance59.671.966.7

Insurance Types in 06260 - Putnam, CT

Insurance Type (%)06260CTUSA
Employer Insurance41.152.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance4.65.96.2
Medicare4.64.54.6
Medicaid2214.114.2
TRICARE0.81.32.7
VA0.40.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 06260 - Putnam, CT

Income (%)06260CTUSA
Under $25,000879082
$25,000 to $49,999858984
$50,000 to $74,999939188
$75,000 to $99,999909391
$100,000 and More929593

Types of Insurance by Income in 06260 - Putnam, CT

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000137432
$25,000 to $49,999156137
$50,000 to $74,99974063
$75,000 to $99,999102178
$100,000 and More82184

Insurance Rate by Age in 06260 - Putnam, CT

Insurance Rate by Age (%)06260CTUSA
Under 18989794
Adults (18-64 years)859084
Seniors (65+ years)99.79999

Residents with Disabilities in 06260 - Putnam, CT

Disability Type06260CTUSA
Any Disability15.310.912.5
Hearing Disability4.733.5
Vision Disability1.733.5
Cognitive Disability1.91.11.3
Ambulatory Disability6.65.77
Self-Care Disability1.10.80.9
Independent Living Disability4.755.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 06260

38

The Provider Index in 06260 - Putnam, CT is 38, ranking 20,450 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 06260 - Putnam, CT

For the 1,875 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 16 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 06260 - Putnam, CT. An estimate of 3 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 1,585 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 06260 - Putnam, CT

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius06260CTUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents143638
Dentists per 10,000 residents488
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1871616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65102428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 06260

61

The Hospital Index in 06260 - Putnam, CT is 61, ranking 12,862 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 06260 - Putnam, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Day Kimball Hospital24/5
Windham Hospital234/5
Johnson Memorial Hospital274/5
Backus Hospital284/5
Average Hospital19.94/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 06260

43

The Travel Index in 06260 - Putnam, CT is 43, ranking 18,800 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 06260 - Putnam, CT

4.6 percent of residents in 06260 - Putnam, CT to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.65 cars per household in 06260 - Putnam, CT with an approximate average household size of 2.4 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 19.9 miles. 06260 - Putnam, CT ranks 20,282 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Day Kimball Hospital with a distance of 2 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 06260 - Putnam, CT

Housholds with Cars (%)06260CTUSA
No Cars998.7
1 Car4232.232.9
2 Cars3237.937.3
3 Cars1314.414.1
4 or More Cars46.26.2

Travel Method to Work in 06260 - Putnam, CT

Travel Method (%)06260CTUSA
Driving Solo79.877.776.6
Driving with One Person8.96.57.1
Driving with Two People1.80.91.3
Driving with Three People0.10.40.5
Bus0.32.72.5
Taxi0.10.10.1
Train00.11.8
Walk4.82.982.7
Bicycle00.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 06260 - Putnam, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Day Kimball Hospital2
Windham Hospital23
Johnson Memorial Hospital27

Work Travel Time in 06260 - Putnam, CT

Average Travel Time06260CTUSA
Less than 10 min.18.924.623.3
10 to 14 min.2515.815.3
15 to 19 min.14.215.614.6
20 to 24 min.10.96.56.4
25 to 29 min.4.312.613.7
30 to 34 min.4.62.82.9
35 to 44 min.4.410.512
45 to 59 min.10.85.76.2
60 or more min.73.22.7
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