Overall Health Index

People Index

35

93.5% of the residents in 06374 has health insurance.

Provider Index

60

There are about 496 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06374.

Hospital Index

71

The average hospital rating near 06374 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

37

Residents in 06374 travel 17.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

35

93.5% of the residents in 06374 has health insurance.

Provider Index

60

There are about 496 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06374.

Hospital Index

71

The average hospital rating near 06374 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

37

Residents in 06374 travel 17.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 06374 - Plainfield, CT

The Overall Health Index in 06374 - Plainfield, CT is 52, ranking 16,134 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 7,601 residents live in 06374 - Plainfield, CT with a median age of 46 years. 19.2 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 15.3 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 53 percent of the residents in 06374 is currently married, and 27.4 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 8.1 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 5.8 percent of the population living in 06374 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 06374 is $5,684. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 06374 - Plainfield, CT is approximately $1,048. That means the residents typically spend about 18.4 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

96.9 percent of the population in 06374 - Plainfield, CT drive to work alone. 0.6 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 58 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 5.4 percent of the residents in 06374 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.57 members with about 2.01 cars available per household. Approximately 9 percent of the households in 06374 - Plainfield, 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.

36.2 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 70.2 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.2 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 06374 have VA health insurance. Also, 2.5 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 06374 - Plainfield, CT would have to travel an average of 13 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Backus Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 496 physicians accessible to residents who live in 06374 - Plainfield, CT.

Gender Ratio in 06374 - Plainfield, CT

Gender (%)06374CTUSA
Male4848.849.3
Female5251.250.7

Racial Makeup in 06374 - Plainfield, CT

Race (%)06374CTUSA
Non-Hispanic White9376.773
Non-Hispanic Black1.410.512.7
Asian0.84.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.40.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.55.14.9
Two or More Races2.944.4

Median Income in 06374 - Plainfield, CT

Income (%)06374CTUSA
Under $25,0008.112.216.9
$25,000 to $49,99919.515.521.3
$50,000 to $74,99919.415.318.3
$75,000 to $99,99918.413.413.7
$100,000 and More34.743.329.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 06374 - Plainfield, CT

Livability06374CTUSA
Monthly Income ($)5,6846,1484,897
Housing Costs ($)1,0481,4171,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)18.423.121.9

Education in 06374 - Plainfield, CT

Education Level(%)06374CTUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education3.74.35.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma6.95.87.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent46.627.227.5
Some College, No Degree22.817.421
Associate's Degree67.48.2
Bachelor's Degree8.121.118.6
Graduate or Professional Degree5.816.811.4

People Index

People Index in 06374

35

The People Index in 06374 is 35, ranking 21,775 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 06374 - Plainfield, CT

An estimate of 93.5 percent of all residents in 06374 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 06374 - Plainfield, CT who have health insurance is 93.5 percent. 16.6 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 50.4 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 4.5 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 96 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 06374 - Plainfield, CT

Insurance Type (%)06374CTUSA
No Insurance6.56.412.2
Public Insurance36.232.533
Private Insurance70.271.966.7

Insurance Types in 06374 - Plainfield, CT

Insurance Type (%)06374CTUSA
Employer Insurance50.452.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance4.55.96.2
Medicare3.54.54.6
Medicaid16.614.114.2
TRICARE2.51.32.7
VA0.20.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 06374 - Plainfield, CT

Income (%)06374CTUSA
Under $25,0001009082
$25,000 to $49,999878984
$50,000 to $74,999969188
$75,000 to $99,999989391
$100,000 and More929593

Types of Insurance by Income in 06374 - Plainfield, CT

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00009522
$25,000 to $49,999136840
$50,000 to $74,99943681
$75,000 to $99,99921986
$100,000 and More81484

Insurance Rate by Age in 06374 - Plainfield, CT

Insurance Rate by Age (%)06374CTUSA
Under 18989794
Adults (18-64 years)919084
Seniors (65+ years)98.69999

Residents with Disabilities in 06374 - Plainfield, CT

Disability Type06374CTUSA
Any Disability14.510.912.5
Hearing Disability4.933.5
Vision Disability2.833.5
Cognitive Disability1.71.11.3
Ambulatory Disability7.65.77
Self-Care Disability10.80.9
Independent Living Disability5.255.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 06374

60

The Provider Index in 06374 - Plainfield, CT is 60, ranking 13,194 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 06374 - Plainfield, CT

For the 1,457 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 40 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 06374 - Plainfield, CT. An estimate of 10 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 1,162 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 06374 - Plainfield, CT

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius06374CTUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents223638
Dentists per 10,000 residents688
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1891616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65132428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 06374

71

The Hospital Index in 06374 - Plainfield, CT is 71, ranking 9,560 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 06374 - Plainfield, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Backus Hospital134/5
Day Kimball Hospital164/5
Windham Hospital164/5
Lawrence & Memorial Hospital264/5
Average Hospital17.74/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 06374

37

The Travel Index in 06374 - Plainfield, CT is 37, ranking 20,775 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 06374 - Plainfield, CT

16.6 percent of residents in 06374 - Plainfield, CT to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2.01 cars per household in 06374 - Plainfield, CT with an approximate average household size of 2.57 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 17.7 miles. 06374 - Plainfield, CT ranks 16,858 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 13 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 06374 - Plainfield, CT

Housholds with Cars (%)06374CTUSA
No Cars998.7
1 Car2332.232.9
2 Cars4337.937.3
3 Cars1614.414.1
4 or More Cars106.26.2

Travel Method to Work in 06374 - Plainfield, CT

Travel Method (%)06374CTUSA
Driving Solo89.277.776.6
Driving with One Person2.76.57.1
Driving with Two People2.60.91.3
Driving with Three People0.80.40.5
Bus02.72.5
Taxi00.10.1
Train00.11.8
Walk0.32.982.7
Bicycle00.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 06374 - Plainfield, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Backus Hospital13
Day Kimball Hospital16
Windham Hospital16

Work Travel Time in 06374 - Plainfield, CT

Average Travel Time06374CTUSA
Less than 10 min.10.724.623.3
10 to 14 min.8.315.815.3
15 to 19 min.1215.614.6
20 to 24 min.17.26.56.4
25 to 29 min.9.812.613.7
30 to 34 min.16.62.82.9
35 to 44 min.9.910.512
45 to 59 min.10.25.76.2
60 or more min.5.43.22.7
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