Overall Health Index

People Index

54

98.1% of the residents in 06468 has health insurance.

Provider Index

92

There are about 6,127 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06468.

Hospital Index

5

The average hospital rating near 06468 is 2.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

94

Residents in 06468 travel 9.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

54

98.1% of the residents in 06468 has health insurance.

Provider Index

92

There are about 6,127 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06468.

Hospital Index

5

The average hospital rating near 06468 is 2.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

94

Residents in 06468 travel 9.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 06468 - Monroe, CT

The Overall Health Index in 06468 - Monroe, CT is 76, ranking 7,848 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 19,784 residents live in 06468 - Monroe, CT with a median age of 44 years. 25.5 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 12.7 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 59.2 percent of the residents in 06468 is currently married, and 26 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 31.1 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 20.5 percent of the population living in 06468 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 06468 is $9,444. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 06468 - Monroe, CT is approximately $2,206. That means the residents typically spend about 23.4 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

91.5 percent of the population in 06468 - Monroe, CT drive to work alone. 2.2 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 53 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 16 percent of the residents in 06468 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.89 members with about 2.26 cars available per household. Approximately 3 percent of the households in 06468 - Monroe, 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.

19.9 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 89.2 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 06468 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.4 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 06468 - Monroe, CT would have to travel an average of 7.1 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Griffin Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 6,127 physicians accessible to residents who live in 06468 - Monroe, CT.

Gender Ratio in 06468 - Monroe, CT

Gender (%)06468CTUSA
Male4748.849.3
Female5351.250.7

Racial Makeup in 06468 - Monroe, CT

Race (%)06468CTUSA
Non-Hispanic White92.676.773
Non-Hispanic Black0.710.512.7
Asian3.94.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.10.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race05.14.9
Two or More Races2.444.4

Median Income in 06468 - Monroe, CT

Income (%)06468CTUSA
Under $25,0004.612.216.9
$25,000 to $49,9996.915.521.3
$50,000 to $74,9998.715.318.3
$75,000 to $99,99912.913.413.7
$100,000 and More6743.329.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 06468 - Monroe, CT

Livability06468CTUSA
Monthly Income ($)9,4446,1484,897
Housing Costs ($)2,2061,4171,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)23.423.121.9

Education in 06468 - Monroe, CT

Education Level(%)06468CTUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education2.44.35.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma2.35.87.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent20.427.227.5
Some College, No Degree14.417.421
Associate's Degree8.97.48.2
Bachelor's Degree31.121.118.6
Graduate or Professional Degree20.516.811.4

ZIP Codes around 06468 - Monroe, CT

LocationPopulationHealth Index
06468 - Monroe, CT19,78476
06469 - Moodus, CT3,13285
06470 - Newtown, CT16,61272
06471 - North Branford, CT7,73381
06472 - Northford, CT6,76085
06473 - North Haven, CT24,29865
06475 - Old Saybrook, CT10,17441
06477 - Orange, CT13,94184
06478 - Oxford, CT12,91680
06479 - Plantsville, CT9,55080

People Index

People Index in 06468

54

The People Index in 06468 is 54, ranking 15,176 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 06468 - Monroe, CT

An estimate of 98.1 percent of all residents in 06468 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 06468 - Monroe, CT who have health insurance is 98.1 percent. 4.8 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 68.6 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 7.2 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 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 06468 - Monroe, CT

Insurance Type (%)06468CTUSA
No Insurance1.96.412.2
Public Insurance19.932.533
Private Insurance89.271.966.7

Insurance Types in 06468 - Monroe, CT

Insurance Type (%)06468CTUSA
Employer Insurance68.652.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance7.25.96.2
Medicare3.74.54.6
Medicaid4.814.114.2
TRICARE0.41.32.7
VA00.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 06468 - Monroe, CT

Income (%)06468CTUSA
Under $25,000919082
$25,000 to $49,9991008984
$50,000 to $74,999999188
$75,000 to $99,999969391
$100,000 and More999593

Types of Insurance by Income in 06468 - Monroe, CT

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00097365
$25,000 to $49,99905562
$50,000 to $74,99914776
$75,000 to $99,99942187
$100,000 and More1996

Insurance Rate by Age in 06468 - Monroe, CT

Insurance Rate by Age (%)06468CTUSA
Under 181009794
Adults (18-64 years)979084
Seniors (65+ years)1009999

Residents with Disabilities in 06468 - Monroe, CT

Disability Type06468CTUSA
Any Disability7.810.912.5
Hearing Disability2.533.5
Vision Disability1.333.5
Cognitive Disability0.91.11.3
Ambulatory Disability45.77
Self-Care Disability0.60.80.9
Independent Living Disability2.855.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 06468

92

The Provider Index in 06468 - Monroe, CT is 92, ranking 2,640 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 06468 - Monroe, CT

For the 5,035 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 558 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 06468 - Monroe, CT. An estimate of 51 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 2,511 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 06468 - Monroe, CT

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius06468CTUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents463638
Dentists per 10,000 residents888
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18181616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65292428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 06468

5

The Hospital Index in 06468 - Monroe, CT is 5, ranking 31,333 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 06468 - Monroe, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Griffin Hospital73/5
Saint Vincent's Medical Center102/5
Bridgeport Hospital111/5
Milford Hospital123/5
Average Hospital9.82.3/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 06468

94

The Travel Index in 06468 - Monroe, CT is 94, ranking 1,978 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 06468 - Monroe, CT

13.5 percent of residents in 06468 - Monroe, CT to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2.26 cars per household in 06468 - Monroe, CT with an approximate average household size of 2.89 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 9.8 miles. 06468 - Monroe, CT ranks 7,016 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Griffin Hospital with a distance of 7 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 06468 - Monroe, CT

Housholds with Cars (%)06468CTUSA
No Cars398.7
1 Car1832.232.9
2 Cars4437.937.3
3 Cars2514.414.1
4 or More Cars106.26.2

Travel Method to Work in 06468 - Monroe, CT

Travel Method (%)06468CTUSA
Driving Solo87.877.776.6
Driving with One Person4.26.57.1
Driving with Two People0.10.91.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus02.72.5
Taxi00.10.1
Train00.11.8
Walk0.52.982.7
Bicycle00.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 06468 - Monroe, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Griffin Hospital7
Saint Vincent's Medical Center10
Bridgeport Hospital11

Work Travel Time in 06468 - Monroe, CT

Average Travel Time06468CTUSA
Less than 10 min.10.824.623.3
10 to 14 min.8.915.815.3
15 to 19 min.13.115.614.6
20 to 24 min.13.56.56.4
25 to 29 min.6.612.613.7
30 to 34 min.13.52.82.9
35 to 44 min.6.710.512
45 to 59 min.10.95.76.2
60 or more min.163.22.7
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