Overall Health Index

People Index

91

92.6% of the residents in 06785 has health insurance.

Provider Index

67

There are about 458 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06785.

Hospital Index

40

The average hospital rating near 06785 is 2 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

32

Residents in 06785 travel 18.1 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

91

92.6% of the residents in 06785 has health insurance.

Provider Index

67

There are about 458 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06785.

Hospital Index

40

The average hospital rating near 06785 is 2 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

32

Residents in 06785 travel 18.1 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 06785 - South Kent, CT

The Overall Health Index in 06785 - South Kent, CT is 68, ranking 10,564 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 678 residents live in 06785 - South Kent, CT with a median age of 47.1 years. 18.1 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 22.1 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 61.7 percent of the residents in 06785 is currently married, and 22.9 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 38.6 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 21.2 percent of the population living in 06785 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 06785 is $7,996. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 06785 - South Kent, CT is approximately $1,695. That means the residents typically spend about 21.2 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

72 percent of the population in 06785 - South Kent, CT drive to work alone. 4.5 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 66.3 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 3.8 percent of the residents in 06785 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.67 members with about 1.94 cars available per household. Approximately 0 percent of the households in 06785 - South 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.

26.4 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 85.3 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 06785 have VA health insurance. Also, 0 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 06785 - South Kent, CT would have to travel an average of 12.6 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Sharon Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 458 physicians accessible to residents who live in 06785 - South Kent, CT.

Gender Ratio in 06785 - South Kent, CT

Gender (%)06785CTUSA
Male5848.849.3
Female4251.250.7

Racial Makeup in 06785 - South Kent, CT

Race (%)06785CTUSA
Non-Hispanic White90.676.773
Non-Hispanic Black0.910.512.7
Asian7.74.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race05.14.9
Two or More Races044.4

Median Income in 06785 - South Kent, CT

Income (%)06785CTUSA
Under $25,0007.512.216.9
$25,000 to $49,99916.515.521.3
$50,000 to $74,9998.215.318.3
$75,000 to $99,99922.513.413.7
$100,000 and More45.443.329.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 06785 - South Kent, CT

Livability06785CTUSA
Monthly Income ($)7,9966,1484,897
Housing Costs ($)1,6951,4171,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)21.223.121.9

Education in 06785 - South Kent, CT

Education Level(%)06785CTUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education3.14.35.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma05.87.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent14.927.227.5
Some College, No Degree15.917.421
Associate's Degree6.37.48.2
Bachelor's Degree38.621.118.6
Graduate or Professional Degree21.216.811.4

People Index

People Index in 06785

91

The People Index in 06785 is 91, ranking 2,970 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 06785 - South Kent, CT

An estimate of 92.6 percent of all residents in 06785 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 06785 - South Kent, CT who have health insurance is 92.6 percent. 6.8 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 55.6 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 17.1 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 06785 - South Kent, CT

Insurance Type (%)06785CTUSA
No Insurance7.46.412.2
Public Insurance26.432.533
Private Insurance85.371.966.7

Insurance Types in 06785 - South Kent, CT

Insurance Type (%)06785CTUSA
Employer Insurance55.652.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance17.15.96.2
Medicare5.94.54.6
Medicaid6.814.114.2
TRICARE01.32.7
VA00.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 06785 - South Kent, CT

Income (%)06785CTUSA
Under $25,0001009082
$25,000 to $49,9991008984
$50,000 to $74,9991009188
$75,000 to $99,9991009391
$100,000 and More1009593

Types of Insurance by Income in 06785 - South Kent, CT

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00006684
$25,000 to $49,99905866
$50,000 to $74,99900100
$75,000 to $99,99902773
$100,000 and More02293

Insurance Rate by Age in 06785 - South Kent, CT

Insurance Rate by Age (%)06785CTUSA
Under 181009794
Adults (18-64 years)999084
Seniors (65+ years)1009999

Residents with Disabilities in 06785 - South Kent, CT

Disability Type06785CTUSA
Any Disability9.710.912.5
Hearing Disability3.233.5
Vision Disability1.233.5
Cognitive Disability5.41.11.3
Ambulatory Disability3.45.77
Self-Care Disability2.70.80.9
Independent Living Disability3.855.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 06785

67

The Provider Index in 06785 - South Kent, CT is 67, ranking 10,885 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 06785 - South Kent, CT

For the 123 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 36 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 06785 - South Kent, CT. An estimate of 6 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 150 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 06785 - South Kent, CT

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius06785CTUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents213638
Dentists per 10,000 residents888
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1881616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6592428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 06785

40

The Hospital Index in 06785 - South Kent, CT is 40, ranking 19,778 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 06785 - South Kent, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Sharon Hospital134/5
Charlotte Hungerford Hospital171/5
Danbury Hospital202/5
Waterbury Hospital221/5
Average Hospital18.12/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 06785

32

The Travel Index in 06785 - South Kent, CT is 32, ranking 22,424 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 06785 - South Kent, CT

0 percent of residents in 06785 - South Kent, CT to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.94 cars per household in 06785 - South Kent, CT with an approximate average household size of 2.67 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 18.1 miles. 06785 - South Kent, CT ranks 17,547 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 13 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 06785 - South Kent, CT

Housholds with Cars (%)06785CTUSA
No Cars098.7
1 Car3132.232.9
2 Cars5437.937.3
3 Cars714.414.1
4 or More Cars76.26.2

Travel Method to Work in 06785 - South Kent, CT

Travel Method (%)06785CTUSA
Driving Solo65.277.776.6
Driving with One Person2.66.57.1
Driving with Two People00.91.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus02.72.5
Taxi00.10.1
Train5.10.11.8
Walk13.22.982.7
Bicycle00.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 06785 - South Kent, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Sharon Hospital13
Charlotte Hungerford Hospital17
Danbury Hospital20

Work Travel Time in 06785 - South Kent, CT

Average Travel Time06785CTUSA
Less than 10 min.27.424.623.3
10 to 14 min.10.615.815.3
15 to 19 min.24.515.614.6
20 to 24 min.06.56.4
25 to 29 min.3.812.613.7
30 to 34 min.02.82.9
35 to 44 min.19.810.512
45 to 59 min.10.15.76.2
60 or more min.3.83.22.7
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