Overall Health Index

People Index

82

98% of the residents in 06784 has health insurance.

Provider Index

83

There are about 1,008 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06784.

Hospital Index

20

The average hospital rating near 06784 is 2 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

46

Residents in 06784 travel 19.9 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

82

98% of the residents in 06784 has health insurance.

Provider Index

83

There are about 1,008 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06784.

Hospital Index

20

The average hospital rating near 06784 is 2 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

46

Residents in 06784 travel 19.9 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 06784 - Sherman, CT

The Overall Health Index in 06784 - Sherman, CT is 69, ranking 10,295 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 3,690 residents live in 06784 - Sherman, CT with a median age of 46.9 years. 21 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 20.2 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 60.5 percent of the residents in 06784 is currently married, and 22.7 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 26.3 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 22.6 percent of the population living in 06784 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 06784 is $9,178. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 06784 - Sherman, CT is approximately $2,072. That means the residents typically spend about 22.6 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

86.8 percent of the population in 06784 - Sherman, CT drive to work alone. 4 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 46.6 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 16.1 percent of the residents in 06784 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.54 members with about 2.2 cars available per household. Approximately 4 percent of the households in 06784 - Sherman, 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.

25.5 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 85.7 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 06784 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.9 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 06784 - Sherman, CT would have to travel an average of 12.2 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Danbury Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 1,008 physicians accessible to residents who live in 06784 - Sherman, CT.

Gender Ratio in 06784 - Sherman, CT

Gender (%)06784CTUSA
Male5048.849.3
Female5051.250.7

Racial Makeup in 06784 - Sherman, CT

Race (%)06784CTUSA
Non-Hispanic White93.976.773
Non-Hispanic Black010.512.7
Asian3.14.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.30.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race05.14.9
Two or More Races1.944.4

Median Income in 06784 - Sherman, CT

Income (%)06784CTUSA
Under $25,0003.412.216.9
$25,000 to $49,9997.215.521.3
$50,000 to $74,99912.415.318.3
$75,000 to $99,99912.613.413.7
$100,000 and More64.343.329.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 06784 - Sherman, CT

Livability06784CTUSA
Monthly Income ($)9,1786,1484,897
Housing Costs ($)2,0721,4171,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)22.623.121.9

Education in 06784 - Sherman, CT

Education Level(%)06784CTUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education0.54.35.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma1.35.87.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent20.827.227.5
Some College, No Degree18.517.421
Associate's Degree9.97.48.2
Bachelor's Degree26.321.118.6
Graduate or Professional Degree22.616.811.4

People Index

People Index in 06784

82

The People Index in 06784 is 82, ranking 5,939 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 06784 - Sherman, CT

An estimate of 98 percent of all residents in 06784 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 06784 - Sherman, CT who have health insurance is 98 percent. 4.7 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 63.6 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 7.3 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 100 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 85 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 06784 - Sherman, CT

Insurance Type (%)06784CTUSA
No Insurance26.412.2
Public Insurance25.532.533
Private Insurance85.771.966.7

Insurance Types in 06784 - Sherman, CT

Insurance Type (%)06784CTUSA
Employer Insurance63.652.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance7.35.96.2
Medicare6.54.54.6
Medicaid4.714.114.2
TRICARE0.91.32.7
VA00.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 06784 - Sherman, CT

Income (%)06784CTUSA
Under $25,000859082
$25,000 to $49,999968984
$50,000 to $74,9991009188
$75,000 to $99,999989391
$100,000 and More989593

Types of Insurance by Income in 06784 - Sherman, CT

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000156533
$25,000 to $49,99946860
$50,000 to $74,99904876
$75,000 to $99,99923785
$100,000 and More21293

Insurance Rate by Age in 06784 - Sherman, CT

Insurance Rate by Age (%)06784CTUSA
Under 18999794
Adults (18-64 years)969084
Seniors (65+ years)98.89999

Residents with Disabilities in 06784 - Sherman, CT

Disability Type06784CTUSA
Any Disability9.110.912.5
Hearing Disability2.133.5
Vision Disability0.733.5
Cognitive Disability1.51.11.3
Ambulatory Disability45.77
Self-Care Disability1.20.80.9
Independent Living Disability2.155.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 06784

83

The Provider Index in 06784 - Sherman, CT is 83, ranking 5,608 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 06784 - Sherman, CT

For the 774 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 84 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 06784 - Sherman, CT. An estimate of 9 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 744 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 06784 - Sherman, CT

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius06784CTUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents333638
Dentists per 10,000 residents888
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18121616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65172428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 06784

20

The Hospital Index in 06784 - Sherman, CT is 20, ranking 26,378 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 06784 - Sherman, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Danbury Hospital122/5
Sharon Hospital214/5
Waterbury Hospital231/5
Charlotte Hungerford Hospital241/5
Average Hospital19.92/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 06784

46

The Travel Index in 06784 - Sherman, CT is 46, ranking 17,811 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 06784 - Sherman, CT

14.6 percent of residents in 06784 - Sherman, CT to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2.2 cars per household in 06784 - Sherman, CT with an approximate average household size of 2.54 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 19.9 miles. 06784 - Sherman, CT ranks 20,319 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Danbury Hospital with a distance of 12 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 06784 - Sherman, CT

Housholds with Cars (%)06784CTUSA
No Cars498.7
1 Car2232.232.9
2 Cars3637.937.3
3 Cars3014.414.1
4 or More Cars86.26.2

Travel Method to Work in 06784 - Sherman, CT

Travel Method (%)06784CTUSA
Driving Solo77.477.776.6
Driving with One Person1.26.57.1
Driving with Two People1.60.91.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus0.62.72.5
Taxi0.60.10.1
Train1.50.11.8
Walk1.22.982.7
Bicycle2.30.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 06784 - Sherman, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Danbury Hospital12
Sharon Hospital21
Waterbury Hospital23

Work Travel Time in 06784 - Sherman, CT

Average Travel Time06784CTUSA
Less than 10 min.9.124.623.3
10 to 14 min.6.815.815.3
15 to 19 min.13.615.614.6
20 to 24 min.10.16.56.4
25 to 29 min.6.912.613.7
30 to 34 min.14.62.82.9
35 to 44 min.10.110.512
45 to 59 min.12.75.76.2
60 or more min.16.13.22.7
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