Overall Health Index

People Index

75

98.4% of the residents in 01008 has health insurance.

Provider Index

98

There are about 1,604 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01008.

Hospital Index

87

The average hospital rating near 01008 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

57

Residents in 01008 travel 16 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

75

98.4% of the residents in 01008 has health insurance.

Provider Index

98

There are about 1,604 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01008.

Hospital Index

87

The average hospital rating near 01008 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

57

Residents in 01008 travel 16 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 01008 - Blandford, MA

The Overall Health Index in 01008 - Blandford, MA is 97, ranking 988 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 1,194 residents live in 01008 - Blandford, MA with a median age of 48.5 years. 15.2 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 19 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 61.5 percent of the residents in 01008 is currently married, and 23.8 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 17.7 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 11.4 percent of the population living in 01008 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 01008 is $5,604. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 01008 - Blandford, MA is approximately $1,331. That means the residents typically spend about 23.8 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

92.3 percent of the population in 01008 - Blandford, MA drive to work alone. 0 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 40.4 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 12.5 percent of the residents in 01008 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.25 members with about 2.12 cars available per household. Approximately 2 percent of the households in 01008 - Blandford, Massachusetts do not have own a car. It is estimated that 8.7 percent of households in the United States do not own a car.

29.7 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 86.9 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 01008 have VA health insurance. Also, 1.7 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 01008 - Blandford, MA would have to travel an average of 10.8 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Baystate Noble Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 1,604 physicians accessible to residents who live in 01008 - Blandford, MA.

Gender Ratio in 01008 - Blandford, MA

Gender (%)01008MAUSA
Male5348.549.3
Female4751.550.7

Racial Makeup in 01008 - Blandford, MA

Race (%)01008MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White9978.973
Non-Hispanic Black07.412.7
Asian0.66.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race04.14.9
Two or More Races0.43.94.4

Median Income in 01008 - Blandford, MA

Income (%)01008MAUSA
Under $25,000513.516.9
$25,000 to $49,99921.914.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99929.314.718.3
$75,000 to $99,99915.313.213.7
$100,000 and More28.543.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 01008 - Blandford, MA

Livability01008MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)5,6046,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)1,3311,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)23.823.221.9

Education in 01008 - Blandford, MA

Education Level(%)01008MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education1.24.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma5.55.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent31.82527.5
Some College, No Degree22.116.121
Associate's Degree10.37.78.2
Bachelor's Degree17.722.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree11.418.211.4

People Index

People Index in 01008

75

The People Index in 01008 is 75, ranking 8,248 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 01008 - Blandford, MA

An estimate of 98.4 percent of all residents in 01008 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 01008 - Blandford, MA who have health insurance is 98.4 percent. 6.1 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 64.3 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 1.4 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 01008 - Blandford, MA

Insurance Type (%)01008MAUSA
No Insurance1.6312.2
Public Insurance29.73533
Private Insurance86.974.366.7

Insurance Types in 01008 - Blandford, MA

Insurance Type (%)01008MAUSA
Employer Insurance64.354.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance1.45.46.2
Medicare3.43.54.6
Medicaid6.115.914.2
TRICARE1.71.12.7
VA00.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 01008 - Blandford, MA

Income (%)01008MAUSA
Under $25,0001009582
$25,000 to $49,999879584
$50,000 to $74,9991009688
$75,000 to $99,9991009791
$100,000 and More1009893

Types of Insurance by Income in 01008 - Blandford, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00008053
$25,000 to $49,999133670
$50,000 to $74,99902995
$75,000 to $99,99902688
$100,000 and More01996

Insurance Rate by Age in 01008 - Blandford, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)01008MAUSA
Under 181009994
Adults (18-64 years)969684
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 01008 - Blandford, MA

Disability Type01008MAUSA
Any Disability11.711.612.5
Hearing Disability5.53.33.5
Vision Disability3.13.33.5
Cognitive Disability1.41.21.3
Ambulatory Disability4.467
Self-Care Disability1.20.90.9
Independent Living Disability2.25.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 01008

98

The Provider Index in 01008 - Blandford, MA is 98, ranking 660 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 01008 - Blandford, MA

For the 181 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 188 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 01008 - Blandford, MA. An estimate of 11 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 227 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 01008 - Blandford, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius01008MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents496238
Dentists per 10,000 residents10128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18283316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65374928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 01008

87

The Hospital Index in 01008 - Blandford, MA is 87, ranking 4,281 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 01008 - Blandford, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Baystate Noble Hospital114/5
Holyoke Medical Center173/5
Baystate Medical Center184/5
Cooley Dickinson Hospital183/5
Average Hospital163.5/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 01008

57

The Travel Index in 01008 - Blandford, MA is 57, ranking 14,186 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 01008 - Blandford, MA

8.4 percent of residents in 01008 - Blandford, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2.12 cars per household in 01008 - Blandford, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.25 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 16 miles. 01008 - Blandford, MA ranks 14,182 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Baystate Noble Hospital with a distance of 11 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 01008 - Blandford, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)01008MAUSA
No Cars212.38.7
1 Car2135.432.9
2 Cars4936.537.3
3 Cars2211.214.1
4 or More Cars64.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 01008 - Blandford, MA

Travel Method (%)01008MAUSA
Driving Solo81.47176.6
Driving with One Person6.267.1
Driving with Two People00.91.3
Driving with Three People00.30.5
Bus03.42.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train04.41.8
Walk1.34.82.7
Bicycle00.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 01008 - Blandford, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Baystate Noble Hospital11
Holyoke Medical Center17
Baystate Medical Center18

Work Travel Time in 01008 - Blandford, MA

Average Travel Time01008MAUSA
Less than 10 min.5.920.423.3
10 to 14 min.6.913.215.3
15 to 19 min.4.41314.6
20 to 24 min.14.95.96.4
25 to 29 min.8.214.113.7
30 to 34 min.8.43.32.9
35 to 44 min.21.415.312
45 to 59 min.17.49.26.2
60 or more min.12.53.22.7
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