Overall Health Index

People Index

12

95.7% of the residents in 01331 has health insurance.

Provider Index

48

There are about 352 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01331.

Hospital Index

18

The average hospital rating near 01331 is 3.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

67

Residents in 01331 travel 13.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

12

95.7% of the residents in 01331 has health insurance.

Provider Index

48

There are about 352 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01331.

Hospital Index

18

The average hospital rating near 01331 is 3.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

67

Residents in 01331 travel 13.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 01331 - Athol, MA

The Overall Health Index in 01331 - Athol, MA is 20, ranking 26,736 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 13,205 residents live in 01331 - Athol, MA with a median age of 44.7 years. 20.9 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 14.4 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 44.1 percent of the residents in 01331 is currently married, and 35.1 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 12.8 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 5.4 percent of the population living in 01331 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 01331 is $4,313. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 01331 - Athol, MA is approximately $940. That means the residents typically spend about 21.8 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

92.4 percent of the population in 01331 - Athol, MA drive to work alone. 1.2 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 53.2 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 15.5 percent of the residents in 01331 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.44 members with about 1.7 cars available per household. Approximately 10 percent of the households in 01331 - Athol, 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.

45.4 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 66.3 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.1 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 01331 have VA health insurance. Also, 1.9 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 01331 - Athol, MA would have to travel an average of 1.9 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Athol Memorial Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 352 physicians accessible to residents who live in 01331 - Athol, MA.

Gender Ratio in 01331 - Athol, MA

Gender (%)01331MAUSA
Male4848.549.3
Female5251.550.7

Racial Makeup in 01331 - Athol, MA

Race (%)01331MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White93.478.973
Non-Hispanic Black0.67.412.7
Asian0.96.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.10.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.34.14.9
Two or More Races1.33.94.4

Median Income in 01331 - Athol, MA

Income (%)01331MAUSA
Under $25,00016.913.516.9
$25,000 to $49,99922.814.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99918.814.718.3
$75,000 to $99,99916.613.213.7
$100,000 and More2543.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 01331 - Athol, MA

Livability01331MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)4,3136,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)9401,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)21.823.221.9

Education in 01331 - Athol, MA

Education Level(%)01331MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education3.44.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma9.45.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent38.22527.5
Some College, No Degree19.316.121
Associate's Degree11.57.78.2
Bachelor's Degree12.822.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree5.418.211.4

ZIP Codes around 01331 - Athol, MA

LocationPopulationHealth Index
01331 - Athol, MA13,20520
01337 - Bernardston, MA2,59845
01338 - Buckland, MA13889
01339 - Charlemont, MA1,46142
01340 - Colrain, MA1,68947
01341 - Conway, MA1,71683
01342 - Deerfield, MA1,76892
01343 - Drury, MA4684
01344 - Erving, MA1,58252
01346 - Heath, MA46562

People Index

People Index in 01331

12

The People Index in 01331 is 12, ranking 29,362 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 01331 - Athol, MA

An estimate of 95.7 percent of all residents in 01331 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 01331 - Athol, MA who have health insurance is 95.7 percent. 22.1 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 47 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 1.9 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 96 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 01331 - Athol, MA

Insurance Type (%)01331MAUSA
No Insurance4.3312.2
Public Insurance45.43533
Private Insurance66.374.366.7

Insurance Types in 01331 - Athol, MA

Insurance Type (%)01331MAUSA
Employer Insurance4754.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance1.95.46.2
Medicare4.23.54.6
Medicaid22.115.914.2
TRICARE1.91.12.7
VA0.10.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 01331 - Athol, MA

Income (%)01331MAUSA
Under $25,000939582
$25,000 to $49,999979584
$50,000 to $74,999969688
$75,000 to $99,999979791
$100,000 and More979893

Types of Insurance by Income in 01331 - Athol, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00078128
$25,000 to $49,99937350
$50,000 to $74,99943678
$75,000 to $99,99932687
$100,000 and More31685

Insurance Rate by Age in 01331 - Athol, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)01331MAUSA
Under 18999994
Adults (18-64 years)959684
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 01331 - Athol, MA

Disability Type01331MAUSA
Any Disability1811.612.5
Hearing Disability4.43.33.5
Vision Disability1.53.33.5
Cognitive Disability1.61.21.3
Ambulatory Disability1067
Self-Care Disability0.90.90.9
Independent Living Disability6.85.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 01331

48

The Provider Index in 01331 - Athol, MA is 48, ranking 17,152 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 01331 - Athol, MA

For the 2,756 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 25 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 01331 - Athol, MA. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 1,905 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 01331 - Athol, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius01331MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents176238
Dentists per 10,000 residents6128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1863316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6594928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 01331

18

The Hospital Index in 01331 - Athol, MA is 18, ranking 27,044 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 01331 - Athol, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Athol Memorial Hospital23/5
Heywood Hospital103/5
Baystate Franklin Medical Center213/5
UMass Memorial HealthAlliance Hospital - Leominster Campus224/5
Average Hospital13.63.3/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 01331

67

The Travel Index in 01331 - Athol, MA is 67, ranking 10,882 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 01331 - Athol, MA

12.5 percent of residents in 01331 - Athol, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.7 cars per household in 01331 - Athol, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.44 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 13.6 miles. 01331 - Athol, MA ranks 10,690 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Athol Memorial Hospital with a distance of 2 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 01331 - Athol, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)01331MAUSA
No Cars1012.38.7
1 Car3535.432.9
2 Cars3736.537.3
3 Cars1411.214.1
4 or More Cars44.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 01331 - Athol, MA

Travel Method (%)01331MAUSA
Driving Solo80.77176.6
Driving with One Person9.567.1
Driving with Two People1.40.91.3
Driving with Three People0.40.30.5
Bus0.93.42.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train0.34.41.8
Walk2.54.82.7
Bicycle0.20.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 01331 - Athol, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Athol Memorial Hospital2
Heywood Hospital10
Baystate Franklin Medical Center21

Work Travel Time in 01331 - Athol, MA

Average Travel Time01331MAUSA
Less than 10 min.16.820.423.3
10 to 14 min.16.413.215.3
15 to 19 min.8.61314.6
20 to 24 min.9.65.96.4
25 to 29 min.1.914.113.7
30 to 34 min.12.53.32.9
35 to 44 min.7.615.312
45 to 59 min.11.29.26.2
60 or more min.15.53.22.7
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