Overall Health Index

People Index

4

83.9% of the residents in 06610 has health insurance.

Provider Index

93

There are about 5,288 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06610.

Hospital Index

4

The average hospital rating near 06610 is 2.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

78

Residents in 06610 travel 4.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

4

83.9% of the residents in 06610 has health insurance.

Provider Index

93

There are about 5,288 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06610.

Hospital Index

4

The average hospital rating near 06610 is 2.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

78

Residents in 06610 travel 4.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 06610 - Bridgeport, CT

The Overall Health Index in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT is 37, ranking 21,116 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 22,921 residents live in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT with a median age of 38 years. 24.5 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 10.5 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 28.8 percent of the residents in 06610 is currently married, and 45.7 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 10.5 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 3.8 percent of the population living in 06610 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 06610 is $3,580. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT is approximately $1,169. That means the residents typically spend about 32.7 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

80.2 percent of the population in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT drive to work alone. 9.3 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 60.2 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 14.2 percent of the residents in 06610 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.67 members with about 1.27 cars available per household. Approximately 24 percent of the households in 06610 - Bridgeport, 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.

45.7 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 47.8 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.4 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 06610 have VA health insurance. Also, 1.3 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT would have to travel an average of 1.1 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Bridgeport Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 5,288 physicians accessible to residents who live in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT.

Gender Ratio in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT

Gender (%)06610CTUSA
Male4748.849.3
Female5351.250.7

Racial Makeup in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT

Race (%)06610CTUSA
Non-Hispanic White37.576.773
Non-Hispanic Black40.510.512.7
Asian3.64.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.10.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race2.45.14.9
Two or More Races2.144.4

Median Income in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT

Income (%)06610CTUSA
Under $25,00023.212.216.9
$25,000 to $49,99924.115.521.3
$50,000 to $74,99923.215.318.3
$75,000 to $99,99912.613.413.7
$100,000 and More16.943.329.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT

Livability06610CTUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,5806,1484,897
Housing Costs ($)1,1691,4171,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)32.723.121.9

Education in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT

Education Level(%)06610CTUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education10.54.35.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma12.35.87.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent36.827.227.5
Some College, No Degree19.917.421
Associate's Degree6.17.48.2
Bachelor's Degree10.521.118.6
Graduate or Professional Degree3.816.811.4

ZIP Codes around 06610 - Bridgeport, CT

LocationPopulationHealth Index
06610 - Bridgeport, CT22,92137
06611 - Trumbull, CT36,47768
06612 - Easton, CT7,59191
06614 - Stratford, CT34,60155
06615 - Stratford, CT17,69941
06702 - Waterbury, CT3,05751
06704 - Waterbury, CT25,53723
06705 - Waterbury, CT27,19529
06706 - Waterbury, CT14,63737
06708 - Waterbury, CT28,31038

People Index

People Index in 06610

4

The People Index in 06610 is 4, ranking 32,000 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 06610 - Bridgeport, CT

An estimate of 83.9 percent of all residents in 06610 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT who have health insurance is 83.9 percent. 28.9 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 32.7 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 3.7 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 87 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 86 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 06610 - Bridgeport, CT

Insurance Type (%)06610CTUSA
No Insurance16.16.412.2
Public Insurance45.732.533
Private Insurance47.871.966.7

Insurance Types in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT

Insurance Type (%)06610CTUSA
Employer Insurance32.752.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance3.75.96.2
Medicare2.74.54.6
Medicaid28.914.114.2
TRICARE1.31.32.7
VA0.40.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT

Income (%)06610CTUSA
Under $25,000869082
$25,000 to $49,999778984
$50,000 to $74,999879188
$75,000 to $99,999839391
$100,000 and More889593

Types of Insurance by Income in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000147819
$25,000 to $49,999235038
$50,000 to $74,999133956
$75,000 to $99,999172667
$100,000 and More121975

Insurance Rate by Age in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT

Insurance Rate by Age (%)06610CTUSA
Under 18969794
Adults (18-64 years)779084
Seniors (65+ years)97.89999

Residents with Disabilities in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT

Disability Type06610CTUSA
Any Disability14.310.912.5
Hearing Disability3.833.5
Vision Disability433.5
Cognitive Disability1.21.11.3
Ambulatory Disability8.65.77
Self-Care Disability0.90.80.9
Independent Living Disability6.555.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 06610

93

The Provider Index in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT is 93, ranking 2,310 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 06610 - Bridgeport, CT

For the 5,616 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 483 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 06610 - Bridgeport, CT. An estimate of 48 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 2,395 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius06610CTUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents473638
Dentists per 10,000 residents888
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18191616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65312428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 06610

4

The Hospital Index in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT is 4, ranking 31,664 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 06610 - Bridgeport, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Bridgeport Hospital11/5
Saint Vincent's Medical Center22/5
Milford Hospital63/5
Griffin Hospital103/5
Average Hospital4.62.3/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 06610

78

The Travel Index in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT is 78, ranking 7,248 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 06610 - Bridgeport, CT

15.2 percent of residents in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.27 cars per household in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT with an approximate average household size of 2.67 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 4.6 miles. 06610 - Bridgeport, CT ranks 2,618 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Bridgeport Hospital with a distance of 1 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT

Housholds with Cars (%)06610CTUSA
No Cars2498.7
1 Car4132.232.9
2 Cars2337.937.3
3 Cars914.414.1
4 or More Cars36.26.2

Travel Method to Work in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT

Travel Method (%)06610CTUSA
Driving Solo70.977.776.6
Driving with One Person9.56.57.1
Driving with Two People1.40.91.3
Driving with Three People1.80.40.5
Bus5.82.72.5
Taxi0.20.10.1
Train0.30.11.8
Walk2.82.982.7
Bicycle0.70.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 06610 - Bridgeport, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Bridgeport Hospital1
Saint Vincent's Medical Center2
Milford Hospital6

Work Travel Time in 06610 - Bridgeport, CT

Average Travel Time06610CTUSA
Less than 10 min.10.624.623.3
10 to 14 min.1515.815.3
15 to 19 min.16.515.614.6
20 to 24 min.13.76.56.4
25 to 29 min.4.312.613.7
30 to 34 min.15.22.82.9
35 to 44 min.4.510.512
45 to 59 min.5.95.76.2
60 or more min.14.23.22.7
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