Overall Health Index

People Index

79

95.8% of the residents in 01223 has health insurance.

Provider Index

87

There are about 574 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01223.

Hospital Index

82

The average hospital rating near 01223 is 3.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

27

Residents in 01223 travel 18.4 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

79

95.8% of the residents in 01223 has health insurance.

Provider Index

87

There are about 574 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01223.

Hospital Index

82

The average hospital rating near 01223 is 3.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

27

Residents in 01223 travel 18.4 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 01223 - Becket, MA

The Overall Health Index in 01223 - Becket, MA is 88, ranking 3,996 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 2,247 residents live in 01223 - Becket, MA with a median age of 51.9 years. 14.8 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 20.5 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 57 percent of the residents in 01223 is currently married, and 23.9 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 17 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 17.2 percent of the population living in 01223 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 01223 is $6,082. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 01223 - Becket, MA is approximately $1,069. That means the residents typically spend about 17.6 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

89.4 percent of the population in 01223 - Becket, MA drive to work alone. 0.2 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 45.9 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 13.2 percent of the residents in 01223 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.25 members with about 1.89 cars available per household. Approximately 2 percent of the households in 01223 - Becket, 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.

39.9 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 75.1 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.3 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 01223 have VA health insurance. Also, 2.4 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 01223 - Becket, MA would have to travel an average of 12.7 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Berkshire Medical Center. In a 20-mile radius, there are 574 physicians accessible to residents who live in 01223 - Becket, MA.

Gender Ratio in 01223 - Becket, MA

Gender (%)01223MAUSA
Male5148.549.3
Female4951.550.7

Racial Makeup in 01223 - Becket, MA

Race (%)01223MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White9678.973
Non-Hispanic Black1.37.412.7
Asian0.26.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.20.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race04.14.9
Two or More Races1.33.94.4

Median Income in 01223 - Becket, MA

Income (%)01223MAUSA
Under $25,0007.313.516.9
$25,000 to $49,9991714.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99919.714.718.3
$75,000 to $99,99921.613.213.7
$100,000 and More34.443.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 01223 - Becket, MA

Livability01223MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)6,0826,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)1,0691,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)17.623.221.9

Education in 01223 - Becket, MA

Education Level(%)01223MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education1.34.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma4.65.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent352527.5
Some College, No Degree15.216.121
Associate's Degree9.77.78.2
Bachelor's Degree1722.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree17.218.211.4

People Index

People Index in 01223

79

The People Index in 01223 is 79, ranking 6,928 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 01223 - Becket, MA

An estimate of 95.8 percent of all residents in 01223 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 01223 - Becket, MA who have health insurance is 95.8 percent. 13.7 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 49.4 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 4.9 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 94 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 01223 - Becket, MA

Insurance Type (%)01223MAUSA
No Insurance4.2312.2
Public Insurance39.93533
Private Insurance75.174.366.7

Insurance Types in 01223 - Becket, MA

Insurance Type (%)01223MAUSA
Employer Insurance49.454.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance4.95.46.2
Medicare4.93.54.6
Medicaid13.715.914.2
TRICARE2.41.12.7
VA0.30.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 01223 - Becket, MA

Income (%)01223MAUSA
Under $25,0001009582
$25,000 to $49,999959584
$50,000 to $74,999949688
$75,000 to $99,9991009791
$100,000 and More949893

Types of Insurance by Income in 01223 - Becket, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00009239
$25,000 to $49,99955858
$50,000 to $74,99964570
$75,000 to $99,99902393
$100,000 and More62783

Insurance Rate by Age in 01223 - Becket, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)01223MAUSA
Under 18999994
Adults (18-64 years)949684
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 01223 - Becket, MA

Disability Type01223MAUSA
Any Disability9.411.612.5
Hearing Disability3.43.33.5
Vision Disability1.13.33.5
Cognitive Disability1.51.21.3
Ambulatory Disability3.667
Self-Care Disability0.80.90.9
Independent Living Disability3.25.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 01223

87

The Provider Index in 01223 - Becket, MA is 87, ranking 4,288 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 01223 - Becket, MA

For the 333 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 28 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 01223 - Becket, MA. An estimate of 1 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 461 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 01223 - Becket, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius01223MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents436238
Dentists per 10,000 residents8128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18123316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65114928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 01223

82

The Hospital Index in 01223 - Becket, MA is 82, ranking 5,926 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 01223 - Becket, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Berkshire Medical Center133/5
Fairview Hospital165/5
Baystate Noble Hospital224/5
Cooley Dickinson Hospital233/5
Average Hospital18.43.8/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 01223

27

The Travel Index in 01223 - Becket, MA is 27, ranking 24,076 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 01223 - Becket, MA

15.1 percent of residents in 01223 - Becket, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.89 cars per household in 01223 - Becket, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.25 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 18.4 miles. 01223 - Becket, MA ranks 18,090 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Berkshire Medical Center with a distance of 13 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 01223 - Becket, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)01223MAUSA
No Cars212.38.7
1 Car3235.432.9
2 Cars4736.537.3
3 Cars1211.214.1
4 or More Cars54.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 01223 - Becket, MA

Travel Method (%)01223MAUSA
Driving Solo84.47176.6
Driving with One Person5.267.1
Driving with Two People1.50.91.3
Driving with Three People0.20.30.5
Bus03.42.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train04.41.8
Walk0.74.82.7
Bicycle00.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 01223 - Becket, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Berkshire Medical Center13
Fairview Hospital16
Baystate Noble Hospital22

Work Travel Time in 01223 - Becket, MA

Average Travel Time01223MAUSA
Less than 10 min.8.320.423.3
10 to 14 min.1.413.215.3
15 to 19 min.6.81314.6
20 to 24 min.16.85.96.4
25 to 29 min.12.514.113.7
30 to 34 min.15.13.32.9
35 to 44 min.14.515.312
45 to 59 min.11.39.26.2
60 or more min.13.23.22.7
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