Overall Health Index

People Index

78

97.7% of the residents in 06778 has health insurance.

Provider Index

72

There are about 2,135 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06778.

Hospital Index

31

The average hospital rating near 06778 is 2.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

93

Residents in 06778 travel 9.4 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

78

97.7% of the residents in 06778 has health insurance.

Provider Index

72

There are about 2,135 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06778.

Hospital Index

31

The average hospital rating near 06778 is 2.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

93

Residents in 06778 travel 9.4 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 06778 - Northfield, CT

The Overall Health Index in 06778 - Northfield, CT is 88, ranking 3,996 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 1,495 residents live in 06778 - Northfield, CT with a median age of 52.5 years. 20 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 15.8 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 46.8 percent of the residents in 06778 is currently married, and 29.8 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 18.9 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 6.1 percent of the population living in 06778 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 06778 is $6,748. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 06778 - Northfield, CT is approximately $1,516. That means the residents typically spend about 22.5 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

96.7 percent of the population in 06778 - Northfield, CT drive to work alone. 0 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 75.1 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 6.7 percent of the residents in 06778 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.55 members with about 2.14 cars available per household. Approximately 2 percent of the households in 06778 - Northfield, 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.

31.9 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 84.3 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 06778 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.7 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 06778 - Northfield, CT would have to travel an average of 5.8 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Charlotte Hungerford Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 2,135 physicians accessible to residents who live in 06778 - Northfield, CT.

Gender Ratio in 06778 - Northfield, CT

Gender (%)06778CTUSA
Male5648.849.3
Female4451.250.7

Racial Makeup in 06778 - Northfield, CT

Race (%)06778CTUSA
Non-Hispanic White96.376.773
Non-Hispanic Black010.512.7
Asian04.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native10.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race05.14.9
Two or More Races2.744.4

Median Income in 06778 - Northfield, CT

Income (%)06778CTUSA
Under $25,0000.612.216.9
$25,000 to $49,99916.315.521.3
$50,000 to $74,99928.315.318.3
$75,000 to $99,99925.213.413.7
$100,000 and More29.643.329.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 06778 - Northfield, CT

Livability06778CTUSA
Monthly Income ($)6,7486,1484,897
Housing Costs ($)1,5161,4171,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)22.523.121.9

Education in 06778 - Northfield, CT

Education Level(%)06778CTUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education1.84.35.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma4.85.87.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent51.127.227.5
Some College, No Degree14.817.421
Associate's Degree2.67.48.2
Bachelor's Degree18.921.118.6
Graduate or Professional Degree6.116.811.4

People Index

People Index in 06778

78

The People Index in 06778 is 78, ranking 7,258 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 06778 - Northfield, CT

An estimate of 97.7 percent of all residents in 06778 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 06778 - Northfield, CT who have health insurance is 97.7 percent. 4.1 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 59.7 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 5.8 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 100 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 100 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 06778 - Northfield, CT

Insurance Type (%)06778CTUSA
No Insurance2.36.412.2
Public Insurance31.932.533
Private Insurance84.371.966.7

Insurance Types in 06778 - Northfield, CT

Insurance Type (%)06778CTUSA
Employer Insurance59.752.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance5.85.96.2
Medicare7.84.54.6
Medicaid4.114.114.2
TRICARE0.71.32.7
VA00.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 06778 - Northfield, CT

Income (%)06778CTUSA
Under $25,0001009082
$25,000 to $49,999908984
$50,000 to $74,9991009188
$75,000 to $99,9991009391
$100,000 and More989593

Types of Insurance by Income in 06778 - Northfield, CT

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00001000
$25,000 to $49,999102981
$50,000 to $74,99905682
$75,000 to $99,99903183
$100,000 and More2892

Insurance Rate by Age in 06778 - Northfield, CT

Insurance Rate by Age (%)06778CTUSA
Under 181009794
Adults (18-64 years)979084
Seniors (65+ years)1009999

Residents with Disabilities in 06778 - Northfield, CT

Disability Type06778CTUSA
Any Disability6.210.912.5
Hearing Disability1.933.5
Vision Disability1.233.5
Cognitive Disability21.11.3
Ambulatory Disability2.65.77
Self-Care Disability1.40.80.9
Independent Living Disability3.855.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 06778

72

The Provider Index in 06778 - Northfield, CT is 72, ranking 9,236 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 06778 - Northfield, CT

For the 299 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 201 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 06778 - Northfield, CT. An estimate of 18 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 236 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 06778 - Northfield, CT

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius06778CTUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents263638
Dentists per 10,000 residents888
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18111616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65152428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 06778

31

The Hospital Index in 06778 - Northfield, CT is 31, ranking 22,756 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 06778 - Northfield, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Charlotte Hungerford Hospital61/5
Bristol Hospital103/5
Waterbury Hospital111/5
Saint Mary's Hospital124/5
Average Hospital9.42.3/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 06778

93

The Travel Index in 06778 - Northfield, CT is 93, ranking 2,308 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 06778 - Northfield, CT

1.8 percent of residents in 06778 - Northfield, CT to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2.14 cars per household in 06778 - Northfield, CT with an approximate average household size of 2.55 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 9.4 miles. 06778 - Northfield, CT ranks 6,662 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Charlotte Hungerford Hospital with a distance of 6 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 06778 - Northfield, CT

Housholds with Cars (%)06778CTUSA
No Cars298.7
1 Car3032.232.9
2 Cars3837.937.3
3 Cars1914.414.1
4 or More Cars116.26.2

Travel Method to Work in 06778 - Northfield, CT

Travel Method (%)06778CTUSA
Driving Solo79.677.776.6
Driving with One Person14.16.57.1
Driving with Two People00.91.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus02.72.5
Taxi00.10.1
Train00.11.8
Walk3.82.982.7
Bicycle00.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 06778 - Northfield, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Charlotte Hungerford Hospital6
Bristol Hospital10
Waterbury Hospital11

Work Travel Time in 06778 - Northfield, CT

Average Travel Time06778CTUSA
Less than 10 min.1924.623.3
10 to 14 min.23.515.815.3
15 to 19 min.5.615.614.6
20 to 24 min.24.26.56.4
25 to 29 min.2.812.613.7
30 to 34 min.1.82.82.9
35 to 44 min.15.210.512
45 to 59 min.1.25.76.2
60 or more min.6.73.22.7
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