Overall Health Index

People Index

18

97.1% of the residents in 01056 has health insurance.

Provider Index

82

There are about 2,243 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01056.

Hospital Index

42

The average hospital rating near 01056 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

72

Residents in 01056 travel 8.2 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

18

97.1% of the residents in 01056 has health insurance.

Provider Index

82

There are about 2,243 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01056.

Hospital Index

42

The average hospital rating near 01056 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

72

Residents in 01056 travel 8.2 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 01056 - Ludlow, MA

The Overall Health Index in 01056 - Ludlow, MA is 59, ranking 13,879 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 21,352 residents live in 01056 - Ludlow, MA with a median age of 46.8 years. 19 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 17.3 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 53.2 percent of the residents in 01056 is currently married, and 28.7 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 14.5 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 7.3 percent of the population living in 01056 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 01056 is $5,378. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 01056 - Ludlow, MA is approximately $1,066. That means the residents typically spend about 19.8 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

94.9 percent of the population in 01056 - Ludlow, MA drive to work alone. 0.3 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 67.1 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 5.1 percent of the residents in 01056 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.59 members with about 1.86 cars available per household. Approximately 7 percent of the households in 01056 - Ludlow, 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.

35.3 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 76.9 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.2 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 01056 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.4 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 01056 - Ludlow, MA would have to travel an average of 6.2 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Baystate Wing Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 2,243 physicians accessible to residents who live in 01056 - Ludlow, MA.

Gender Ratio in 01056 - Ludlow, MA

Gender (%)01056MAUSA
Male5048.549.3
Female5051.550.7

Racial Makeup in 01056 - Ludlow, MA

Race (%)01056MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White9478.973
Non-Hispanic Black1.27.412.7
Asian1.46.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.10.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian0.100.2
Other Race04.14.9
Two or More Races0.93.94.4

Median Income in 01056 - Ludlow, MA

Income (%)01056MAUSA
Under $25,0008.913.516.9
$25,000 to $49,99916.914.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99921.114.718.3
$75,000 to $99,99912.413.213.7
$100,000 and More40.843.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 01056 - Ludlow, MA

Livability01056MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)5,3786,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)1,0661,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)19.823.221.9

Education in 01056 - Ludlow, MA

Education Level(%)01056MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education84.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma8.55.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent33.72527.5
Some College, No Degree17.516.121
Associate's Degree10.57.78.2
Bachelor's Degree14.522.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree7.318.211.4

People Index

People Index in 01056

18

The People Index in 01056 is 18, ranking 27,382 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 01056 - Ludlow, MA

An estimate of 97.1 percent of all residents in 01056 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 01056 - Ludlow, MA who have health insurance is 97.1 percent. 11.8 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 56.8 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 4.3 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 98 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 91 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 01056 - Ludlow, MA

Insurance Type (%)01056MAUSA
No Insurance2.9312.2
Public Insurance35.33533
Private Insurance76.974.366.7

Insurance Types in 01056 - Ludlow, MA

Insurance Type (%)01056MAUSA
Employer Insurance56.854.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance4.35.46.2
Medicare5.93.54.6
Medicaid11.815.914.2
TRICARE0.41.12.7
VA0.20.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 01056 - Ludlow, MA

Income (%)01056MAUSA
Under $25,000919582
$25,000 to $49,999989584
$50,000 to $74,999989688
$75,000 to $99,999959791
$100,000 and More1009893

Types of Insurance by Income in 01056 - Ludlow, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00098436
$25,000 to $49,99927053
$50,000 to $74,99923883
$75,000 to $99,99952180
$100,000 and More01391

Insurance Rate by Age in 01056 - Ludlow, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)01056MAUSA
Under 18989994
Adults (18-64 years)979684
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 01056 - Ludlow, MA

Disability Type01056MAUSA
Any Disability15.511.612.5
Hearing Disability4.93.33.5
Vision Disability33.33.5
Cognitive Disability1.41.21.3
Ambulatory Disability8.867
Self-Care Disability1.20.90.9
Independent Living Disability8.45.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 01056

82

The Provider Index in 01056 - Ludlow, MA is 82, ranking 5,938 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 01056 - Ludlow, MA

For the 4,053 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 265 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 01056 - Ludlow, MA. An estimate of 12 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 3,690 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 01056 - Ludlow, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius01056MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents356238
Dentists per 10,000 residents8128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18203316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65284928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 01056

42

The Hospital Index in 01056 - Ludlow, MA is 42, ranking 19,127 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 01056 - Ludlow, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Baystate Wing Hospital65/5
Holyoke Medical Center93/5
Mercy Medical Center92/5
Baystate Medical Center94/5
Average Hospital8.23.5/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 01056

72

The Travel Index in 01056 - Ludlow, MA is 72, ranking 9,225 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 01056 - Ludlow, MA

14.2 percent of residents in 01056 - Ludlow, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.86 cars per household in 01056 - Ludlow, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.59 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 8.2 miles. 01056 - Ludlow, MA ranks 5,670 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Baystate Wing Hospital with a distance of 6 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 01056 - Ludlow, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)01056MAUSA
No Cars712.38.7
1 Car3135.432.9
2 Cars3936.537.3
3 Cars1711.214.1
4 or More Cars64.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 01056 - Ludlow, MA

Travel Method (%)01056MAUSA
Driving Solo88.67176.6
Driving with One Person3.867.1
Driving with Two People20.91.3
Driving with Three People0.30.30.5
Bus0.53.42.5
Taxi0.10.20.1
Train04.41.8
Walk1.14.82.7
Bicycle0.50.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 01056 - Ludlow, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Baystate Wing Hospital6
Holyoke Medical Center9
Mercy Medical Center9

Work Travel Time in 01056 - Ludlow, MA

Average Travel Time01056MAUSA
Less than 10 min.10.920.423.3
10 to 14 min.10.713.215.3
15 to 19 min.13.91314.6
20 to 24 min.23.85.96.4
25 to 29 min.7.814.113.7
30 to 34 min.14.23.32.9
35 to 44 min.4.815.312
45 to 59 min.8.99.26.2
60 or more min.5.13.22.7
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