Overall Health Index

People Index

6

89.1% of the residents in 06710 has health insurance.

Provider Index

89

There are about 5,109 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06710.

Hospital Index

10

The average hospital rating near 06710 is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

73

Residents in 06710 travel 6.1 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

6

89.1% of the residents in 06710 has health insurance.

Provider Index

89

There are about 5,109 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06710.

Hospital Index

10

The average hospital rating near 06710 is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

73

Residents in 06710 travel 6.1 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 06710 - Waterbury, CT

The Overall Health Index in 06710 - Waterbury, CT is 36, ranking 21,116 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 10,521 residents live in 06710 - Waterbury, CT with a median age of 27.7 years. 33.2 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 6.9 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 30.8 percent of the residents in 06710 is currently married, and 51.3 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 10.6 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 5.7 percent of the population living in 06710 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 06710 is $2,293. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 06710 - Waterbury, CT is approximately $970. That means the residents typically spend about 42.3 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

79.8 percent of the population in 06710 - Waterbury, CT drive to work alone. 8.6 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 60.4 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 9.6 percent of the residents in 06710 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.99 members with about 1.08 cars available per household. Approximately 33 percent of the households in 06710 - Waterbury, 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.

61.1 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 34.3 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 06710 have VA health insurance. Also, 1.1 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 06710 - Waterbury, CT would have to travel an average of 1 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Waterbury Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 5,109 physicians accessible to residents who live in 06710 - Waterbury, CT.

Gender Ratio in 06710 - Waterbury, CT

Gender (%)06710CTUSA
Male4748.849.3
Female5351.250.7

Racial Makeup in 06710 - Waterbury, CT

Race (%)06710CTUSA
Non-Hispanic White63.676.773
Non-Hispanic Black21.310.512.7
Asian2.14.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.75.14.9
Two or More Races3.444.4

Median Income in 06710 - Waterbury, CT

Income (%)06710CTUSA
Under $25,00039.412.216.9
$25,000 to $49,99923.915.521.3
$50,000 to $74,99910.515.318.3
$75,000 to $99,99913.213.413.7
$100,000 and More1343.329.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 06710 - Waterbury, CT

Livability06710CTUSA
Monthly Income ($)2,2936,1484,897
Housing Costs ($)9701,4171,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)42.323.121.9

Education in 06710 - Waterbury, CT

Education Level(%)06710CTUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education9.34.35.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma16.15.87.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent36.427.227.5
Some College, No Degree15.617.421
Associate's Degree6.37.48.2
Bachelor's Degree10.621.118.6
Graduate or Professional Degree5.716.811.4

People Index

People Index in 06710

6

The People Index in 06710 is 6, ranking 31,340 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 06710 - Waterbury, CT

An estimate of 89.1 percent of all residents in 06710 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 06710 - Waterbury, CT who have health insurance is 89.1 percent. 48 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 24.4 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 3.6 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 95 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 93 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 06710 - Waterbury, CT

Insurance Type (%)06710CTUSA
No Insurance10.96.412.2
Public Insurance61.132.533
Private Insurance34.371.966.7

Insurance Types in 06710 - Waterbury, CT

Insurance Type (%)06710CTUSA
Employer Insurance24.452.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance3.65.96.2
Medicare4.74.54.6
Medicaid4814.114.2
TRICARE1.11.32.7
VA00.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 06710 - Waterbury, CT

Income (%)06710CTUSA
Under $25,000939082
$25,000 to $49,999868984
$50,000 to $74,999959188
$75,000 to $99,999889391
$100,000 and More879593

Types of Insurance by Income in 06710 - Waterbury, CT

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00078312
$25,000 to $49,999146431
$50,000 to $74,99955647
$75,000 to $99,999123753
$100,000 and More131877

Insurance Rate by Age in 06710 - Waterbury, CT

Insurance Rate by Age (%)06710CTUSA
Under 18969794
Adults (18-64 years)859084
Seniors (65+ years)99.29999

Residents with Disabilities in 06710 - Waterbury, CT

Disability Type06710CTUSA
Any Disability14.610.912.5
Hearing Disability2.233.5
Vision Disability2.833.5
Cognitive Disability1.81.11.3
Ambulatory Disability8.35.77
Self-Care Disability1.60.80.9
Independent Living Disability8.155.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 06710

89

The Provider Index in 06710 - Waterbury, CT is 89, ranking 3,629 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 06710 - Waterbury, CT

For the 3,492 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 502 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 06710 - Waterbury, CT. An estimate of 45 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 721 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 06710 - Waterbury, CT

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius06710CTUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents413638
Dentists per 10,000 residents888
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18191616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65262428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 06710

10

The Hospital Index in 06710 - Waterbury, CT is 10, ranking 29,689 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 06710 - Waterbury, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Waterbury Hospital11/5
Saint Mary's Hospital14/5
Bristol Hospital103/5
MidState Medical Center132/5
Average Hospital6.12.5/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 06710

73

The Travel Index in 06710 - Waterbury, CT is 73, ranking 8,897 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 06710 - Waterbury, CT

16.2 percent of residents in 06710 - Waterbury, CT to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.08 cars per household in 06710 - Waterbury, CT with an approximate average household size of 2.99 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 6.1 miles. 06710 - Waterbury, CT ranks 3,958 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Waterbury Hospital with a distance of 1 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 06710 - Waterbury, CT

Housholds with Cars (%)06710CTUSA
No Cars3398.7
1 Car3832.232.9
2 Cars2137.937.3
3 Cars714.414.1
4 or More Cars26.26.2

Travel Method to Work in 06710 - Waterbury, CT

Travel Method (%)06710CTUSA
Driving Solo67.877.776.6
Driving with One Person9.56.57.1
Driving with Two People1.20.91.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus7.82.72.5
Taxi0.30.10.1
Train0.60.11.8
Walk4.42.982.7
Bicycle00.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 06710 - Waterbury, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Waterbury Hospital1
Saint Mary's Hospital1
Bristol Hospital10

Work Travel Time in 06710 - Waterbury, CT

Average Travel Time06710CTUSA
Less than 10 min.13.324.623.3
10 to 14 min.16.415.815.3
15 to 19 min.15.215.614.6
20 to 24 min.11.86.56.4
25 to 29 min.3.712.613.7
30 to 34 min.16.22.82.9
35 to 44 min.6.410.512
45 to 59 min.7.35.76.2
60 or more min.9.63.22.7
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