Overall Health Index

People Index

30

98.3% of the residents in 01079 has health insurance.

Provider Index

82

There are about 2,216 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01079.

Hospital Index

90

The average hospital rating near 01079 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

84

Residents in 01079 travel 11.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

30

98.3% of the residents in 01079 has health insurance.

Provider Index

82

There are about 2,216 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01079.

Hospital Index

90

The average hospital rating near 01079 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

84

Residents in 01079 travel 11.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 01079 - Thorndike, MA

The Overall Health Index in 01079 - Thorndike, MA is 91, ranking 2,976 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 811 residents live in 01079 - Thorndike, MA with a median age of 42.8 years. 28.1 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 20.5 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 27.5 percent of the residents in 01079 is currently married, and 24.5 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 23.7 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 0 percent of the population living in 01079 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 01079 is $2,648. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 01079 - Thorndike, MA is approximately $1,020. That means the residents typically spend about 38.5 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

100 percent of the population in 01079 - Thorndike, 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 61.5 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 0 percent of the residents in 01079 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.29 members with about 1.86 cars available per household. Approximately 6 percent of the households in 01079 - Thorndike, 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.

57 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 57.7 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 01079 have VA health insurance. Also, 0 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 01079 - Thorndike, MA would have to travel an average of 1.9 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Baystate Wing Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 2,216 physicians accessible to residents who live in 01079 - Thorndike, MA.

Gender Ratio in 01079 - Thorndike, MA

Gender (%)01079MAUSA
Male4048.549.3
Female6051.550.7

Racial Makeup in 01079 - Thorndike, MA

Race (%)01079MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White10078.973
Non-Hispanic Black07.412.7
Asian06.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race04.14.9
Two or More Races03.94.4

Median Income in 01079 - Thorndike, MA

Income (%)01079MAUSA
Under $25,00018.513.516.9
$25,000 to $49,99943.414.821.3
$50,000 to $74,9992.614.718.3
$75,000 to $99,9991013.213.7
$100,000 and More25.543.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 01079 - Thorndike, MA

Livability01079MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)2,6486,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)1,0201,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)38.523.221.9

Education in 01079 - Thorndike, MA

Education Level(%)01079MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education04.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma4.55.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent42.22527.5
Some College, No Degree26.716.121
Associate's Degree2.87.78.2
Bachelor's Degree23.722.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree018.211.4

People Index

People Index in 01079

30

The People Index in 01079 is 30, ranking 23,424 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 01079 - Thorndike, MA

An estimate of 98.3 percent of all residents in 01079 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 01079 - Thorndike, MA who have health insurance is 98.3 percent. 34.8 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 39.8 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 2 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 93 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 01079 - Thorndike, MA

Insurance Type (%)01079MAUSA
No Insurance1.7312.2
Public Insurance573533
Private Insurance57.774.366.7

Insurance Types in 01079 - Thorndike, MA

Insurance Type (%)01079MAUSA
Employer Insurance39.854.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance25.46.2
Medicare6.33.54.6
Medicaid34.815.914.2
TRICARE01.12.7
VA00.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 01079 - Thorndike, MA

Income (%)01079MAUSA
Under $25,000939582
$25,000 to $49,9991009584
$50,000 to $74,9991009688
$75,000 to $99,9991009791
$100,000 and More1009893

Types of Insurance by Income in 01079 - Thorndike, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00079325
$25,000 to $49,99908934
$50,000 to $74,999048100
$75,000 to $99,99900100
$100,000 and More00100

Insurance Rate by Age in 01079 - Thorndike, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)01079MAUSA
Under 181009994
Adults (18-64 years)989684
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 01079 - Thorndike, MA

Disability Type01079MAUSA
Any Disability38.211.612.5
Hearing Disability13.33.33.5
Vision Disability2.83.33.5
Cognitive Disability7.51.21.3
Ambulatory Disability13.667
Self-Care Disability3.90.90.9
Independent Living Disability135.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 01079

82

The Provider Index in 01079 - Thorndike, MA is 82, ranking 5,938 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 01079 - Thorndike, MA

For the 228 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 257 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 01079 - Thorndike, MA. An estimate of 13 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 166 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 01079 - Thorndike, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius01079MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents366238
Dentists per 10,000 residents7128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18203316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65304928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 01079

90

The Hospital Index in 01079 - Thorndike, MA is 90, ranking 3,294 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 01079 - Thorndike, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Baystate Wing Hospital25/5
Mercy Medical Center152/5
Baystate Medical Center154/5
Holyoke Medical Center153/5
Average Hospital11.73.5/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 01079

84

The Travel Index in 01079 - Thorndike, MA is 84, ranking 5,250 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 01079 - Thorndike, MA

6 percent of residents in 01079 - Thorndike, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.86 cars per household in 01079 - Thorndike, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.29 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 11.7 miles. 01079 - Thorndike, MA ranks 8,639 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 2 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 01079 - Thorndike, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)01079MAUSA
No Cars612.38.7
1 Car5435.432.9
2 Cars1936.537.3
3 Cars211.214.1
4 or More Cars204.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 01079 - Thorndike, MA

Travel Method (%)01079MAUSA
Driving Solo1007176.6
Driving with One Person067.1
Driving with Two People00.91.3
Driving with Three People00.30.5
Bus03.42.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train04.41.8
Walk04.82.7
Bicycle00.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 01079 - Thorndike, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Baystate Wing Hospital2
Mercy Medical Center15
Baystate Medical Center15

Work Travel Time in 01079 - Thorndike, MA

Average Travel Time01079MAUSA
Less than 10 min.9.520.423.3
10 to 14 min.013.215.3
15 to 19 min.01314.6
20 to 24 min.05.96.4
25 to 29 min.5214.113.7
30 to 34 min.63.32.9
35 to 44 min.32.515.312
45 to 59 min.09.26.2
60 or more min.03.22.7
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