Overall Health Index

People Index

60

96.1% of the residents in 06480 has health insurance.

Provider Index

87

There are about 4,026 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06480.

Hospital Index

28

The average hospital rating near 06480 is 2.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

87

Residents in 06480 travel 9.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

60

96.1% of the residents in 06480 has health insurance.

Provider Index

87

There are about 4,026 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06480.

Hospital Index

28

The average hospital rating near 06480 is 2.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

87

Residents in 06480 travel 9.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 06480 - Portland, CT

The Overall Health Index in 06480 - Portland, CT is 84, ranking 5,570 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 9,404 residents live in 06480 - Portland, CT with a median age of 45.1 years. 20.5 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 18.2 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 54.3 percent of the residents in 06480 is currently married, and 27.1 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 22.6 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 17.6 percent of the population living in 06480 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 06480 is $6,799. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 06480 - Portland, CT is approximately $1,368. That means the residents typically spend about 20.1 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

90.7 percent of the population in 06480 - Portland, CT drive to work alone. 0.9 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 63.8 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 3.8 percent of the residents in 06480 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.37 members with about 1.97 cars available per household. Approximately 5 percent of the households in 06480 - Portland, 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.

27.5 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 82.6 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 06480 have VA health insurance. Also, 1.8 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 06480 - Portland, CT would have to travel an average of 4.3 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Middlesex Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 4,026 physicians accessible to residents who live in 06480 - Portland, CT.

Gender Ratio in 06480 - Portland, CT

Gender (%)06480CTUSA
Male4948.849.3
Female5151.250.7

Racial Makeup in 06480 - Portland, CT

Race (%)06480CTUSA
Non-Hispanic White96.376.773
Non-Hispanic Black1.910.512.7
Asian0.34.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.30.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race05.14.9
Two or More Races1.144.4

Median Income in 06480 - Portland, CT

Income (%)06480CTUSA
Under $25,0007.712.216.9
$25,000 to $49,99912.815.521.3
$50,000 to $74,99915.515.318.3
$75,000 to $99,99910.413.413.7
$100,000 and More53.643.329.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 06480 - Portland, CT

Livability06480CTUSA
Monthly Income ($)6,7996,1484,897
Housing Costs ($)1,3681,4171,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)20.123.121.9

Education in 06480 - Portland, CT

Education Level(%)06480CTUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education1.64.35.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma4.25.87.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent29.727.227.5
Some College, No Degree14.317.421
Associate's Degree9.97.48.2
Bachelor's Degree22.621.118.6
Graduate or Professional Degree17.616.811.4

ZIP Codes around 06480 - Portland, CT

LocationPopulationHealth Index
06480 - Portland, CT9,40484
06481 - Rockfall, CT1,08097
06482 - Sandy Hook, CT11,37874
06483 - Seymour, CT16,54075
06484 - Shelton, CT40,97963
06488 - Southbury, CT19,72742
06489 - Southington, CT33,40859
06492 - Wallingford, CT45,05442
06498 - Westbrook, CT6,91973
06510 - New Haven, CT2,75975

People Index

People Index in 06480

60

The People Index in 06480 is 60, ranking 13,196 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 06480 - Portland, CT

An estimate of 96.1 percent of all residents in 06480 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 06480 - Portland, CT who have health insurance is 96.1 percent. 7.9 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 62.1 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 4.3 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 94 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 79 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 06480 - Portland, CT

Insurance Type (%)06480CTUSA
No Insurance3.96.412.2
Public Insurance27.532.533
Private Insurance82.671.966.7

Insurance Types in 06480 - Portland, CT

Insurance Type (%)06480CTUSA
Employer Insurance62.152.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance4.35.96.2
Medicare4.14.54.6
Medicaid7.914.114.2
TRICARE1.81.32.7
VA0.10.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 06480 - Portland, CT

Income (%)06480CTUSA
Under $25,000799082
$25,000 to $49,999878984
$50,000 to $74,999949188
$75,000 to $99,9991009391
$100,000 and More999593

Types of Insurance by Income in 06480 - Portland, CT

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000217434
$25,000 to $49,999136753
$50,000 to $74,99962880
$75,000 to $99,99901299
$100,000 and More11396

Insurance Rate by Age in 06480 - Portland, CT

Insurance Rate by Age (%)06480CTUSA
Under 181009794
Adults (18-64 years)939084
Seniors (65+ years)1009999

Residents with Disabilities in 06480 - Portland, CT

Disability Type06480CTUSA
Any Disability9.110.912.5
Hearing Disability2.733.5
Vision Disability0.833.5
Cognitive Disability1.51.11.3
Ambulatory Disability5.15.77
Self-Care Disability0.80.80.9
Independent Living Disability5.455.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 06480

87

The Provider Index in 06480 - Portland, CT is 87, ranking 4,288 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 06480 - Portland, CT

For the 1,932 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 425 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 06480 - Portland, CT. An estimate of 31 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 1,710 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 06480 - Portland, CT

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius06480CTUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents343638
Dentists per 10,000 residents988
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18171616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65232428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 06480

28

The Hospital Index in 06480 - Portland, CT is 28, ranking 23,748 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 06480 - Portland, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Middlesex Hospital44/5
The Hospital of Central Connecticut at New Britain General113/5
MidState Medical Center122/5
Hartford Hospital122/5
Average Hospital9.72.8/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 06480

87

The Travel Index in 06480 - Portland, CT is 87, ranking 4,286 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 06480 - Portland, CT

13 percent of residents in 06480 - Portland, CT to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.97 cars per household in 06480 - Portland, CT with an approximate average household size of 2.37 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 9.7 miles. 06480 - Portland, CT ranks 6,924 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Middlesex Hospital with a distance of 4 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 06480 - Portland, CT

Housholds with Cars (%)06480CTUSA
No Cars598.7
1 Car2532.232.9
2 Cars4837.937.3
3 Cars1514.414.1
4 or More Cars76.26.2

Travel Method to Work in 06480 - Portland, CT

Travel Method (%)06480CTUSA
Driving Solo85.977.776.6
Driving with One Person4.16.57.1
Driving with Two People0.20.91.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus02.72.5
Taxi0.30.10.1
Train00.11.8
Walk0.92.982.7
Bicycle00.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 06480 - Portland, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Middlesex Hospital4
The Hospital of Central Connecticut at New Britain General11
MidState Medical Center12

Work Travel Time in 06480 - Portland, CT

Average Travel Time06480CTUSA
Less than 10 min.14.324.623.3
10 to 14 min.13.315.815.3
15 to 19 min.12.115.614.6
20 to 24 min.15.36.56.4
25 to 29 min.8.712.613.7
30 to 34 min.132.82.9
35 to 44 min.14.110.512
45 to 59 min.5.35.76.2
60 or more min.3.83.22.7
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