Overall Health Index

People Index

25

95.6% of the residents in 06787 has health insurance.

Provider Index

74

There are about 2,444 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06787.

Hospital Index

9

The average hospital rating near 06787 is 2.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

78

Residents in 06787 travel 8.3 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

25

95.6% of the residents in 06787 has health insurance.

Provider Index

74

There are about 2,444 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06787.

Hospital Index

9

The average hospital rating near 06787 is 2.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

78

Residents in 06787 travel 8.3 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 06787 - Thomaston, CT

The Overall Health Index in 06787 - Thomaston, CT is 41, ranking 19,476 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 7,892 residents live in 06787 - Thomaston, CT with a median age of 44.9 years. 20.3 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 15.1 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 54.1 percent of the residents in 06787 is currently married, and 28.3 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 15.9 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 8.3 percent of the population living in 06787 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 06787 is $5,464. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 06787 - Thomaston, CT is approximately $1,242. That means the residents typically spend about 22.7 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

95.2 percent of the population in 06787 - Thomaston, CT drive to work alone. 0.4 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 69.1 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 5.3 percent of the residents in 06787 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.58 members with about 2 cars available per household. Approximately 3 percent of the households in 06787 - Thomaston, 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.

29.1 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 79 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 06787 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.5 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 06787 - Thomaston, CT would have to travel an average of 7.9 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Waterbury Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 2,444 physicians accessible to residents who live in 06787 - Thomaston, CT.

Gender Ratio in 06787 - Thomaston, CT

Gender (%)06787CTUSA
Male4848.849.3
Female5251.250.7

Racial Makeup in 06787 - Thomaston, CT

Race (%)06787CTUSA
Non-Hispanic White98.376.773
Non-Hispanic Black0.110.512.7
Asian0.84.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.35.14.9
Two or More Races0.444.4

Median Income in 06787 - Thomaston, CT

Income (%)06787CTUSA
Under $25,0009.412.216.9
$25,000 to $49,99913.715.521.3
$50,000 to $74,99922.315.318.3
$75,000 to $99,99917.913.413.7
$100,000 and More36.743.329.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 06787 - Thomaston, CT

Livability06787CTUSA
Monthly Income ($)5,4646,1484,897
Housing Costs ($)1,2421,4171,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)22.723.121.9

Education in 06787 - Thomaston, CT

Education Level(%)06787CTUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education2.24.35.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma6.55.87.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent36.927.227.5
Some College, No Degree2117.421
Associate's Degree9.27.48.2
Bachelor's Degree15.921.118.6
Graduate or Professional Degree8.316.811.4

People Index

People Index in 06787

25

The People Index in 06787 is 25, ranking 25,072 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 06787 - Thomaston, CT

An estimate of 95.6 percent of all residents in 06787 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 06787 - Thomaston, CT who have health insurance is 95.6 percent. 9.2 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 60.4 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 3.7 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 96 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 06787 - Thomaston, CT

Insurance Type (%)06787CTUSA
No Insurance4.46.412.2
Public Insurance29.132.533
Private Insurance7971.966.7

Insurance Types in 06787 - Thomaston, CT

Insurance Type (%)06787CTUSA
Employer Insurance60.452.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance3.75.96.2
Medicare4.34.54.6
Medicaid9.214.114.2
TRICARE0.51.32.7
VA00.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 06787 - Thomaston, CT

Income (%)06787CTUSA
Under $25,000969082
$25,000 to $49,999888984
$50,000 to $74,999959188
$75,000 to $99,999929391
$100,000 and More989593

Types of Insurance by Income in 06787 - Thomaston, CT

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00048338
$25,000 to $49,999125957
$50,000 to $74,99952283
$75,000 to $99,99982283
$100,000 and More21294

Insurance Rate by Age in 06787 - Thomaston, CT

Insurance Rate by Age (%)06787CTUSA
Under 18949794
Adults (18-64 years)949084
Seniors (65+ years)1009999

Residents with Disabilities in 06787 - Thomaston, CT

Disability Type06787CTUSA
Any Disability9.610.912.5
Hearing Disability2.433.5
Vision Disability1.833.5
Cognitive Disability11.11.3
Ambulatory Disability4.95.77
Self-Care Disability0.70.80.9
Independent Living Disability4.155.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 06787

74

The Provider Index in 06787 - Thomaston, CT is 74, ranking 8,576 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 06787 - Thomaston, CT

For the 1,602 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 238 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 06787 - Thomaston, CT. An estimate of 18 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 1,189 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 06787 - Thomaston, CT

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius06787CTUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents263638
Dentists per 10,000 residents888
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18121616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65162428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 06787

9

The Hospital Index in 06787 - Thomaston, CT is 9, ranking 30,018 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 06787 - Thomaston, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Waterbury Hospital81/5
Bristol Hospital83/5
Saint Mary's Hospital94/5
Charlotte Hungerford Hospital91/5
Average Hospital8.32.3/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 06787

78

The Travel Index in 06787 - Thomaston, CT is 78, ranking 7,248 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 06787 - Thomaston, CT

8.6 percent of residents in 06787 - Thomaston, CT to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2 cars per household in 06787 - Thomaston, CT with an approximate average household size of 2.58 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 8.3 miles. 06787 - Thomaston, CT ranks 5,759 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 8 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 06787 - Thomaston, CT

Housholds with Cars (%)06787CTUSA
No Cars398.7
1 Car3132.232.9
2 Cars3837.937.3
3 Cars2014.414.1
4 or More Cars76.26.2

Travel Method to Work in 06787 - Thomaston, CT

Travel Method (%)06787CTUSA
Driving Solo90.577.776.6
Driving with One Person3.66.57.1
Driving with Two People0.30.91.3
Driving with Three People0.20.40.5
Bus0.22.72.5
Taxi00.10.1
Train00.11.8
Walk0.52.982.7
Bicycle00.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 06787 - Thomaston, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Waterbury Hospital8
Bristol Hospital8
Saint Mary's Hospital9

Work Travel Time in 06787 - Thomaston, CT

Average Travel Time06787CTUSA
Less than 10 min.1624.623.3
10 to 14 min.9.715.815.3
15 to 19 min.14.115.614.6
20 to 24 min.226.56.4
25 to 29 min.7.312.613.7
30 to 34 min.8.62.82.9
35 to 44 min.6.110.512
45 to 59 min.10.95.76.2
60 or more min.5.33.22.7
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