Overall Health Index

People Index

28

95.3% of the residents in 01081 has health insurance.

Provider Index

78

There are about 1,676 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01081.

Hospital Index

84

The average hospital rating near 01081 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

52

Residents in 01081 travel 14.4 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

28

95.3% of the residents in 01081 has health insurance.

Provider Index

78

There are about 1,676 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01081.

Hospital Index

84

The average hospital rating near 01081 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

52

Residents in 01081 travel 14.4 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 01081 - Wales, MA

The Overall Health Index in 01081 - Wales, MA is 75, ranking 8,527 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 1,823 residents live in 01081 - Wales, MA with a median age of 44.8 years. 25.6 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 16.2 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 56.2 percent of the residents in 01081 is currently married, and 25.3 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 13.1 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 5.4 percent of the population living in 01081 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 01081 is $4,265. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 01081 - Wales, MA is approximately $1,029. That means the residents typically spend about 24.1 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

91.9 percent of the population in 01081 - Wales, 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 35.2 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 10.6 percent of the residents in 01081 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.57 members with about 1.93 cars available per household. Approximately 4 percent of the households in 01081 - Wales, 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.

41.7 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 68.5 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 01081 have VA health insurance. Also, 2.4 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 01081 - Wales, MA would have to travel an average of 9.3 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Baystate Wing Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 1,676 physicians accessible to residents who live in 01081 - Wales, MA.

Gender Ratio in 01081 - Wales, MA

Gender (%)01081MAUSA
Male4948.549.3
Female5151.550.7

Racial Makeup in 01081 - Wales, MA

Race (%)01081MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White9978.973
Non-Hispanic Black0.17.412.7
Asian06.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race04.14.9
Two or More Races0.73.94.4

Median Income in 01081 - Wales, MA

Income (%)01081MAUSA
Under $25,00014.213.516.9
$25,000 to $49,99922.214.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99925.214.718.3
$75,000 to $99,99915.613.213.7
$100,000 and More22.943.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 01081 - Wales, MA

Livability01081MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)4,2656,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)1,0291,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)24.123.221.9

Education in 01081 - Wales, MA

Education Level(%)01081MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education2.24.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma45.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent39.42527.5
Some College, No Degree22.916.121
Associate's Degree13.17.78.2
Bachelor's Degree13.122.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree5.418.211.4

People Index

People Index in 01081

28

The People Index in 01081 is 28, ranking 24,083 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 01081 - Wales, MA

An estimate of 95.3 percent of all residents in 01081 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 01081 - Wales, MA who have health insurance is 95.3 percent. 16.9 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 50.5 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 92 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 01081 - Wales, MA

Insurance Type (%)01081MAUSA
No Insurance4.7312.2
Public Insurance41.73533
Private Insurance68.574.366.7

Insurance Types in 01081 - Wales, MA

Insurance Type (%)01081MAUSA
Employer Insurance50.554.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance3.75.46.2
Medicare6.93.54.6
Medicaid16.915.914.2
TRICARE2.41.12.7
VA00.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 01081 - Wales, MA

Income (%)01081MAUSA
Under $25,000929582
$25,000 to $49,999989584
$50,000 to $74,999959688
$75,000 to $99,999989791
$100,000 and More1009893

Types of Insurance by Income in 01081 - Wales, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00088040
$25,000 to $49,99926549
$50,000 to $74,99954464
$75,000 to $99,99921692
$100,000 and More01094

Insurance Rate by Age in 01081 - Wales, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)01081MAUSA
Under 181009994
Adults (18-64 years)959684
Seniors (65+ years)99.310099

Residents with Disabilities in 01081 - Wales, MA

Disability Type01081MAUSA
Any Disability10.911.612.5
Hearing Disability3.53.33.5
Vision Disability0.63.33.5
Cognitive Disability2.11.21.3
Ambulatory Disability8.167
Self-Care Disability2.20.90.9
Independent Living Disability75.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 01081

78

The Provider Index in 01081 - Wales, MA is 78, ranking 7,257 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 01081 - Wales, MA

For the 466 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 199 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 01081 - Wales, MA. An estimate of 12 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 296 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 01081 - Wales, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius01081MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents386238
Dentists per 10,000 residents6128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18203316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65314928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 01081

84

The Hospital Index in 01081 - Wales, MA is 84, ranking 5,275 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 01081 - Wales, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Baystate Wing Hospital95/5
Harrington Memorial Hospital103/5
Mercy Medical Center192/5
Baystate Medical Center204/5
Average Hospital14.43.5/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 01081

52

The Travel Index in 01081 - Wales, MA is 52, ranking 15,829 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 01081 - Wales, MA

14.8 percent of residents in 01081 - Wales, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.93 cars per household in 01081 - Wales, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.57 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 14.4 miles. 01081 - Wales, MA ranks 11,830 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 9 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 01081 - Wales, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)01081MAUSA
No Cars412.38.7
1 Car3435.432.9
2 Cars3836.537.3
3 Cars1711.214.1
4 or More Cars74.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 01081 - Wales, MA

Travel Method (%)01081MAUSA
Driving Solo89.77176.6
Driving with One Person3.367.1
Driving with Two People00.91.3
Driving with Three People00.30.5
Bus03.42.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train04.41.8
Walk1.24.82.7
Bicycle00.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 01081 - Wales, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Baystate Wing Hospital9
Harrington Memorial Hospital10
Mercy Medical Center19

Work Travel Time in 01081 - Wales, MA

Average Travel Time01081MAUSA
Less than 10 min.4.820.423.3
10 to 14 min.6.713.215.3
15 to 19 min.7.81314.6
20 to 24 min.6.55.96.4
25 to 29 min.9.414.113.7
30 to 34 min.14.83.32.9
35 to 44 min.15.115.312
45 to 59 min.24.39.26.2
60 or more min.10.63.22.7
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