Overall Health Index

People Index

29

90.9% of the residents in 06757 has health insurance.

Provider Index

67

There are about 359 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06757.

Hospital Index

27

The average hospital rating near 06757 is 2 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

23

Residents in 06757 travel 18.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

29

90.9% of the residents in 06757 has health insurance.

Provider Index

67

There are about 359 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06757.

Hospital Index

27

The average hospital rating near 06757 is 2 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

23

Residents in 06757 travel 18.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 06757 - Kent, CT

The Overall Health Index in 06757 - Kent, CT is 20, ranking 26,396 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 2,188 residents live in 06757 - Kent, CT with a median age of 48.2 years. 22.7 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 24.6 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 45 percent of the residents in 06757 is currently married, and 25.9 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 22 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 21 percent of the population living in 06757 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 06757 is $4,569. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 06757 - Kent, CT is approximately $1,351. That means the residents typically spend about 29.6 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

73.1 percent of the population in 06757 - Kent, CT drive to work alone. 2.8 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 66.2 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 12 percent of the residents in 06757 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.38 members with about 1.64 cars available per household. Approximately 9 percent of the households in 06757 - Kent, 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.

34.5 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 69 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 06757 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.4 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 06757 - Kent, CT would have to travel an average of 9.6 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Sharon Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 359 physicians accessible to residents who live in 06757 - Kent, CT.

Gender Ratio in 06757 - Kent, CT

Gender (%)06757CTUSA
Male4748.849.3
Female5351.250.7

Racial Makeup in 06757 - Kent, CT

Race (%)06757CTUSA
Non-Hispanic White84.776.773
Non-Hispanic Black8.610.512.7
Asian0.64.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.60.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race05.14.9
Two or More Races3.244.4

Median Income in 06757 - Kent, CT

Income (%)06757CTUSA
Under $25,0007.712.216.9
$25,000 to $49,99923.615.521.3
$50,000 to $74,99922.215.318.3
$75,000 to $99,9998.113.413.7
$100,000 and More38.443.329.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 06757 - Kent, CT

Livability06757CTUSA
Monthly Income ($)4,5696,1484,897
Housing Costs ($)1,3511,4171,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)29.623.121.9

Education in 06757 - Kent, CT

Education Level(%)06757CTUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education2.34.35.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma35.87.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent24.727.227.5
Some College, No Degree17.817.421
Associate's Degree9.37.48.2
Bachelor's Degree2221.118.6
Graduate or Professional Degree2116.811.4

People Index

People Index in 06757

29

The People Index in 06757 is 29, ranking 23,754 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 06757 - Kent, CT

An estimate of 90.9 percent of all residents in 06757 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 06757 - Kent, CT who have health insurance is 90.9 percent. 5.3 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 38.5 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 14.9 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 64 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 92 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 06757 - Kent, CT

Insurance Type (%)06757CTUSA
No Insurance9.16.412.2
Public Insurance34.532.533
Private Insurance6971.966.7

Insurance Types in 06757 - Kent, CT

Insurance Type (%)06757CTUSA
Employer Insurance38.552.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance14.95.96.2
Medicare9.84.54.6
Medicaid5.314.114.2
TRICARE0.41.32.7
VA0.40.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 06757 - Kent, CT

Income (%)06757CTUSA
Under $25,000929082
$25,000 to $49,999968984
$50,000 to $74,999649188
$75,000 to $99,9991009391
$100,000 and More999593

Types of Insurance by Income in 06757 - Kent, CT

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00088631
$25,000 to $49,99947249
$50,000 to $74,999361162
$75,000 to $99,99905282
$100,000 and More11693

Insurance Rate by Age in 06757 - Kent, CT

Insurance Rate by Age (%)06757CTUSA
Under 18679794
Adults (18-64 years)929084
Seniors (65+ years)1009999

Residents with Disabilities in 06757 - Kent, CT

Disability Type06757CTUSA
Any Disability14.410.912.5
Hearing Disability4.433.5
Vision Disability1.833.5
Cognitive Disability2.71.11.3
Ambulatory Disability95.77
Self-Care Disability2.80.80.9
Independent Living Disability7.955.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 06757

67

The Provider Index in 06757 - Kent, CT is 67, ranking 10,885 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 06757 - Kent, CT

For the 497 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 32 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 06757 - Kent, CT. An estimate of 3 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 538 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 06757 - Kent, CT

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius06757CTUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents223638
Dentists per 10,000 residents888
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1891616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65112428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 06757

27

The Hospital Index in 06757 - Kent, CT is 27, ranking 24,080 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 06757 - Kent, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Sharon Hospital104/5
Charlotte Hungerford Hospital171/5
Danbury Hospital232/5
Waterbury Hospital241/5
Average Hospital18.62/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 06757

23

The Travel Index in 06757 - Kent, CT is 23, ranking 25,392 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 06757 - Kent, CT

11.2 percent of residents in 06757 - Kent, CT to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.64 cars per household in 06757 - Kent, CT with an approximate average household size of 2.38 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 18.6 miles. 06757 - Kent, CT ranks 18,301 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Sharon Hospital with a distance of 10 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 06757 - Kent, CT

Housholds with Cars (%)06757CTUSA
No Cars998.7
1 Car3632.232.9
2 Cars4237.937.3
3 Cars914.414.1
4 or More Cars36.26.2

Travel Method to Work in 06757 - Kent, CT

Travel Method (%)06757CTUSA
Driving Solo70.877.776.6
Driving with One Person4.16.57.1
Driving with Two People00.91.3
Driving with Three People0.70.40.5
Bus02.72.5
Taxi00.10.1
Train0.80.11.8
Walk92.982.7
Bicycle0.80.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 06757 - Kent, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Sharon Hospital10
Charlotte Hungerford Hospital17
Danbury Hospital23

Work Travel Time in 06757 - Kent, CT

Average Travel Time06757CTUSA
Less than 10 min.27.924.623.3
10 to 14 min.4.315.815.3
15 to 19 min.11.715.614.6
20 to 24 min.6.96.56.4
25 to 29 min.15.412.613.7
30 to 34 min.11.22.82.9
35 to 44 min.3.910.512
45 to 59 min.6.75.76.2
60 or more min.123.22.7
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