Overall Health Index

People Index

18

92.9% of the residents in 06340 has health insurance.

Provider Index

73

There are about 710 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06340.

Hospital Index

50

The average hospital rating near 06340 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

39

Residents in 06340 travel 19.2 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

18

92.9% of the residents in 06340 has health insurance.

Provider Index

73

There are about 710 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06340.

Hospital Index

50

The average hospital rating near 06340 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

39

Residents in 06340 travel 19.2 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 06340 - Groton, CT

The Overall Health Index in 06340 - Groton, CT is 37, ranking 20,723 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 31,467 residents live in 06340 - Groton, CT with a median age of 36.4 years. 20.1 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 11.3 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 42.4 percent of the residents in 06340 is currently married, and 40.1 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 18.1 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 13.4 percent of the population living in 06340 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 06340 is $5,054. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 06340 - Groton, CT is approximately $1,235. That means the residents typically spend about 24.4 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

77.3 percent of the population in 06340 - Groton, CT drive to work alone. 2 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 84.4 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 5.2 percent of the residents in 06340 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.16 members with about 1.61 cars available per household. Approximately 9 percent of the households in 06340 - Groton, 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.

31.6 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 74.2 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.1 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 06340 have VA health insurance. Also, 19.2 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 06340 - Groton, CT would have to travel an average of 3.3 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Lawrence & Memorial Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 710 physicians accessible to residents who live in 06340 - Groton, CT.

Gender Ratio in 06340 - Groton, CT

Gender (%)06340CTUSA
Male5448.849.3
Female4651.250.7

Racial Makeup in 06340 - Groton, CT

Race (%)06340CTUSA
Non-Hispanic White75.776.773
Non-Hispanic Black810.512.7
Asian74.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.70.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.55.14.9
Two or More Races4.944.4

Median Income in 06340 - Groton, CT

Income (%)06340CTUSA
Under $25,00013.512.216.9
$25,000 to $49,99919.415.521.3
$50,000 to $74,99920.115.318.3
$75,000 to $99,99915.613.413.7
$100,000 and More31.543.329.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 06340 - Groton, CT

Livability06340CTUSA
Monthly Income ($)5,0546,1484,897
Housing Costs ($)1,2351,4171,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)24.423.121.9

Education in 06340 - Groton, CT

Education Level(%)06340CTUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education1.84.35.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma4.35.87.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent32.627.227.5
Some College, No Degree22.917.421
Associate's Degree6.87.48.2
Bachelor's Degree18.121.118.6
Graduate or Professional Degree13.416.811.4

People Index

People Index in 06340

18

The People Index in 06340 is 18, ranking 27,382 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 06340 - Groton, CT

An estimate of 92.9 percent of all residents in 06340 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 06340 - Groton, CT who have health insurance is 92.9 percent. 14.3 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 42.5 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 3.8 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 91 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 06340 - Groton, CT

Insurance Type (%)06340CTUSA
No Insurance7.16.412.2
Public Insurance31.632.533
Private Insurance74.271.966.7

Insurance Types in 06340 - Groton, CT

Insurance Type (%)06340CTUSA
Employer Insurance42.552.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance3.85.96.2
Medicare3.44.54.6
Medicaid14.314.114.2
TRICARE19.21.32.7
VA0.10.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 06340 - Groton, CT

Income (%)06340CTUSA
Under $25,000919082
$25,000 to $49,999938984
$50,000 to $74,999959188
$75,000 to $99,999949391
$100,000 and More969593

Types of Insurance by Income in 06340 - Groton, CT

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00096935
$25,000 to $49,99974462
$50,000 to $74,99952581
$75,000 to $99,99962285
$100,000 and More41789

Insurance Rate by Age in 06340 - Groton, CT

Insurance Rate by Age (%)06340CTUSA
Under 18999794
Adults (18-64 years)929084
Seniors (65+ years)99.79999

Residents with Disabilities in 06340 - Groton, CT

Disability Type06340CTUSA
Any Disability12.710.912.5
Hearing Disability333.5
Vision Disability1.933.5
Cognitive Disability0.91.11.3
Ambulatory Disability75.77
Self-Care Disability0.60.80.9
Independent Living Disability655.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 06340

73

The Provider Index in 06340 - Groton, CT is 73, ranking 8,906 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 06340 - Groton, CT

For the 6,309 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 51 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 06340 - Groton, CT. An estimate of 7 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 3,568 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 06340 - Groton, CT

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius06340CTUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents263638
Dentists per 10,000 residents888
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1891616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65122428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 06340

50

The Hospital Index in 06340 - Groton, CT is 50, ranking 16,488 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 06340 - Groton, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Lawrence & Memorial Hospital34/5
Backus Hospital134/5
Windham Hospital274/5
Middlesex Hospital344/5
Average Hospital19.24/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 06340

39

The Travel Index in 06340 - Groton, CT is 39, ranking 20,122 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 06340 - Groton, CT

7.2 percent of residents in 06340 - Groton, CT to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.61 cars per household in 06340 - Groton, CT with an approximate average household size of 2.16 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 19.2 miles. 06340 - Groton, CT ranks 19,359 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Lawrence & Memorial Hospital with a distance of 3 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 06340 - Groton, CT

Housholds with Cars (%)06340CTUSA
No Cars998.7
1 Car4132.232.9
2 Cars3537.937.3
3 Cars1114.414.1
4 or More Cars46.26.2

Travel Method to Work in 06340 - Groton, CT

Travel Method (%)06340CTUSA
Driving Solo68.377.776.6
Driving with One Person8.26.57.1
Driving with Two People0.90.91.3
Driving with Three People0.40.40.5
Bus1.62.72.5
Taxi0.10.10.1
Train00.11.8
Walk11.12.982.7
Bicycle0.90.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 06340 - Groton, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Lawrence & Memorial Hospital3
Backus Hospital13
Windham Hospital27

Work Travel Time in 06340 - Groton, CT

Average Travel Time06340CTUSA
Less than 10 min.20.724.623.3
10 to 14 min.27.315.815.3
15 to 19 min.18.515.614.6
20 to 24 min.14.76.56.4
25 to 29 min.3.312.613.7
30 to 34 min.7.22.82.9
35 to 44 min.1.810.512
45 to 59 min.1.45.76.2
60 or more min.5.23.22.7
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