Overall Health Index

People Index

34

95.5% of the residents in 06365 has health insurance.

Provider Index

61

There are about 761 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06365.

Hospital Index

79

The average hospital rating near 06365 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

88

Residents in 06365 travel 15.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

34

95.5% of the residents in 06365 has health insurance.

Provider Index

61

There are about 761 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06365.

Hospital Index

79

The average hospital rating near 06365 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

88

Residents in 06365 travel 15.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 06365 - Preston, CT

The Overall Health Index in 06365 - Preston, CT is 84, ranking 5,570 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 4,716 residents live in 06365 - Preston, CT with a median age of 47.3 years. 19 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 18.2 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 58.3 percent of the residents in 06365 is currently married, and 24.8 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 12.9 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 7.8 percent of the population living in 06365 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 06365 is $5,787. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 06365 - Preston, CT is approximately $1,400. That means the residents typically spend about 24.2 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

96 percent of the population in 06365 - Preston, CT drive to work alone. 0.3 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 72.8 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 7.5 percent of the residents in 06365 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.59 members with about 2.18 cars available per household. Approximately 4 percent of the households in 06365 - Preston, 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.

37.3 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 76.6 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 1.2 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 06365 have VA health insurance. Also, 11.5 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 06365 - Preston, CT would have to travel an average of 4.7 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Backus Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 761 physicians accessible to residents who live in 06365 - Preston, CT.

Gender Ratio in 06365 - Preston, CT

Gender (%)06365CTUSA
Male5148.849.3
Female4951.250.7

Racial Makeup in 06365 - Preston, CT

Race (%)06365CTUSA
Non-Hispanic White80.876.773
Non-Hispanic Black2.610.512.7
Asian8.34.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.80.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race05.14.9
Two or More Races7.544.4

Median Income in 06365 - Preston, CT

Income (%)06365CTUSA
Under $25,0009.412.216.9
$25,000 to $49,99916.315.521.3
$50,000 to $74,9992415.318.3
$75,000 to $99,99915.813.413.7
$100,000 and More34.543.329.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 06365 - Preston, CT

Livability06365CTUSA
Monthly Income ($)5,7876,1484,897
Housing Costs ($)1,4001,4171,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)24.223.121.9

Education in 06365 - Preston, CT

Education Level(%)06365CTUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education2.34.35.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma3.85.87.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent38.927.227.5
Some College, No Degree24.617.421
Associate's Degree9.77.48.2
Bachelor's Degree12.921.118.6
Graduate or Professional Degree7.816.811.4

People Index

People Index in 06365

34

The People Index in 06365 is 34, ranking 22,104 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 06365 - Preston, CT

An estimate of 95.5 percent of all residents in 06365 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 06365 - Preston, CT who have health insurance is 95.5 percent. 12.2 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 45.2 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 3.9 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 99 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 96 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 06365 - Preston, CT

Insurance Type (%)06365CTUSA
No Insurance4.56.412.2
Public Insurance37.332.533
Private Insurance76.671.966.7

Insurance Types in 06365 - Preston, CT

Insurance Type (%)06365CTUSA
Employer Insurance45.252.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance3.95.96.2
Medicare2.94.54.6
Medicaid12.214.114.2
TRICARE11.51.32.7
VA1.20.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 06365 - Preston, CT

Income (%)06365CTUSA
Under $25,000969082
$25,000 to $49,999858984
$50,000 to $74,999999188
$75,000 to $99,999989391
$100,000 and More959593

Types of Insurance by Income in 06365 - Preston, CT

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00046150
$25,000 to $49,999155754
$50,000 to $74,99915468
$75,000 to $99,99923095
$100,000 and More51392

Insurance Rate by Age in 06365 - Preston, CT

Insurance Rate by Age (%)06365CTUSA
Under 181009794
Adults (18-64 years)929084
Seniors (65+ years)1009999

Residents with Disabilities in 06365 - Preston, CT

Disability Type06365CTUSA
Any Disability12.710.912.5
Hearing Disability3.233.5
Vision Disability133.5
Cognitive Disability1.61.11.3
Ambulatory Disability8.95.77
Self-Care Disability1.30.80.9
Independent Living Disability6.555.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 06365

61

The Provider Index in 06365 - Preston, CT is 61, ranking 12,864 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 06365 - Preston, CT

For the 896 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 51 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 06365 - Preston, CT. An estimate of 8 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 860 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 06365 - Preston, CT

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius06365CTUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents233638
Dentists per 10,000 residents688
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1881616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65112428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 06365

79

The Hospital Index in 06365 - Preston, CT is 79, ranking 6,926 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 06365 - Preston, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Backus Hospital54/5
Lawrence & Memorial Hospital144/5
Windham Hospital184/5
Day Kimball Hospital274/5
Average Hospital15.84/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 06365

88

The Travel Index in 06365 - Preston, CT is 88, ranking 3,956 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 06365 - Preston, CT

12.1 percent of residents in 06365 - Preston, CT to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2.18 cars per household in 06365 - Preston, CT with an approximate average household size of 2.59 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 15.8 miles. 06365 - Preston, CT ranks 13,825 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Backus Hospital with a distance of 5 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 06365 - Preston, CT

Housholds with Cars (%)06365CTUSA
No Cars498.7
1 Car2432.232.9
2 Cars3737.937.3
3 Cars2314.414.1
4 or More Cars116.26.2

Travel Method to Work in 06365 - Preston, CT

Travel Method (%)06365CTUSA
Driving Solo87.277.776.6
Driving with One Person9.56.57.1
Driving with Two People00.91.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus02.72.5
Taxi00.10.1
Train00.11.8
Walk02.982.7
Bicycle00.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 06365 - Preston, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Backus Hospital5
Lawrence & Memorial Hospital14
Windham Hospital18

Work Travel Time in 06365 - Preston, CT

Average Travel Time06365CTUSA
Less than 10 min.15.824.623.3
10 to 14 min.13.415.815.3
15 to 19 min.16.215.614.6
20 to 24 min.20.16.56.4
25 to 29 min.7.312.613.7
30 to 34 min.12.12.82.9
35 to 44 min.3.210.512
45 to 59 min.4.55.76.2
60 or more min.7.53.22.7
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