Overall Health Index

People Index

84

97.3% of the residents in 01355 has health insurance.

Provider Index

58

There are about 758 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01355.

Hospital Index

77

The average hospital rating near 01355 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

40

Residents in 01355 travel 16.5 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

84

97.3% of the residents in 01355 has health insurance.

Provider Index

58

There are about 758 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01355.

Hospital Index

77

The average hospital rating near 01355 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

40

Residents in 01355 travel 16.5 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 01355 - New Salem, MA

The Overall Health Index in 01355 - New Salem, MA is 82, ranking 5,912 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 915 residents live in 01355 - New Salem, MA with a median age of 51.7 years. 18.6 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 22.5 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 56.5 percent of the residents in 01355 is currently married, and 22 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 22.5 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 21.6 percent of the population living in 01355 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 01355 is $5,723. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 01355 - New Salem, MA is approximately $1,094. That means the residents typically spend about 19.1 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

88.8 percent of the population in 01355 - New Salem, MA drive to work alone. 1.5 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 50 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 13.3 percent of the residents in 01355 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.3 members with about 1.92 cars available per household. Approximately 3 percent of the households in 01355 - New Salem, 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.

34 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 84 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 01355 have VA health insurance. Also, 3.2 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 01355 - New Salem, MA would have to travel an average of 11.1 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Athol Memorial Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 758 physicians accessible to residents who live in 01355 - New Salem, MA.

Gender Ratio in 01355 - New Salem, MA

Gender (%)01355MAUSA
Male5548.549.3
Female4551.550.7

Racial Makeup in 01355 - New Salem, MA

Race (%)01355MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White98.978.973
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 Races1.13.94.4

Median Income in 01355 - New Salem, MA

Income (%)01355MAUSA
Under $25,00010.613.516.9
$25,000 to $49,99916.714.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99922.414.718.3
$75,000 to $99,99917.813.213.7
$100,000 and More32.543.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 01355 - New Salem, MA

Livability01355MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)5,7236,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)1,0941,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)19.123.221.9

Education in 01355 - New Salem, MA

Education Level(%)01355MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education04.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma3.15.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent26.92527.5
Some College, No Degree19.316.121
Associate's Degree6.57.78.2
Bachelor's Degree22.522.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree21.618.211.4

People Index

People Index in 01355

84

The People Index in 01355 is 84, ranking 5,278 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 01355 - New Salem, MA

An estimate of 97.3 percent of all residents in 01355 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 01355 - New Salem, MA who have health insurance is 97.3 percent. 8.7 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 52.6 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 7.2 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 93 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 97 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 01355 - New Salem, MA

Insurance Type (%)01355MAUSA
No Insurance2.7312.2
Public Insurance343533
Private Insurance8474.366.7

Insurance Types in 01355 - New Salem, MA

Insurance Type (%)01355MAUSA
Employer Insurance52.654.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance7.25.46.2
Medicare2.63.54.6
Medicaid8.715.914.2
TRICARE3.21.12.7
VA00.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 01355 - New Salem, MA

Income (%)01355MAUSA
Under $25,000979582
$25,000 to $49,999939584
$50,000 to $74,999939688
$75,000 to $99,9991009791
$100,000 and More999893

Types of Insurance by Income in 01355 - New Salem, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00036263
$25,000 to $49,99976561
$50,000 to $74,99973085
$75,000 to $99,999020100
$100,000 and More12093

Insurance Rate by Age in 01355 - New Salem, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)01355MAUSA
Under 18969994
Adults (18-64 years)959684
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 01355 - New Salem, MA

Disability Type01355MAUSA
Any Disability10.911.612.5
Hearing Disability4.23.33.5
Vision Disability1.13.33.5
Cognitive Disability1.91.21.3
Ambulatory Disability3.367
Self-Care Disability1.80.90.9
Independent Living Disability3.25.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 01355

58

The Provider Index in 01355 - New Salem, MA is 58, ranking 13,854 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 01355 - New Salem, MA

For the 170 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 59 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 01355 - New Salem, MA. An estimate of 1 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 206 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 01355 - New Salem, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius01355MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents266238
Dentists per 10,000 residents5128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18123316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65144928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 01355

77

The Hospital Index in 01355 - New Salem, MA is 77, ranking 7,576 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 01355 - New Salem, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Athol Memorial Hospital113/5
Baystate Franklin Medical Center173/5
Cooley Dickinson Hospital193/5
Baystate Wing Hospital205/5
Average Hospital16.53.5/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 01355

40

The Travel Index in 01355 - New Salem, MA is 40, ranking 19,784 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 01355 - New Salem, MA

15.8 percent of residents in 01355 - New Salem, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.92 cars per household in 01355 - New Salem, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.3 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 16.5 miles. 01355 - New Salem, MA ranks 14,847 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 11 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 01355 - New Salem, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)01355MAUSA
No Cars312.38.7
1 Car2935.432.9
2 Cars4836.537.3
3 Cars1611.214.1
4 or More Cars54.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 01355 - New Salem, MA

Travel Method (%)01355MAUSA
Driving Solo78.87176.6
Driving with One Person10.967.1
Driving with Two People00.91.3
Driving with Three People00.30.5
Bus03.42.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train04.41.8
Walk0.74.82.7
Bicycle00.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 01355 - New Salem, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Athol Memorial Hospital11
Baystate Franklin Medical Center17
Cooley Dickinson Hospital19

Work Travel Time in 01355 - New Salem, MA

Average Travel Time01355MAUSA
Less than 10 min.8.520.423.3
10 to 14 min.11.513.215.3
15 to 19 min.6.31314.6
20 to 24 min.18.35.96.4
25 to 29 min.5.514.113.7
30 to 34 min.15.83.32.9
35 to 44 min.1315.312
45 to 59 min.89.26.2
60 or more min.13.33.22.7
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