Overall Health Index

People Index

11

94.4% of the residents in 01608 has health insurance.

Provider Index

83

There are about 2,863 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01608.

Hospital Index

37

The average hospital rating near 01608 is 2.7 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

78

Residents in 01608 travel 4.2 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

11

94.4% of the residents in 01608 has health insurance.

Provider Index

83

There are about 2,863 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01608.

Hospital Index

37

The average hospital rating near 01608 is 2.7 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

78

Residents in 01608 travel 4.2 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 01608 - Worcester, MA

The Overall Health Index in 01608 - Worcester, MA is 56, ranking 14,887 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 3,511 residents live in 01608 - Worcester, MA with a median age of 26.4 years. 26.5 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 9.2 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 18.2 percent of the residents in 01608 is currently married, and 55.1 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 13.9 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 7.4 percent of the population living in 01608 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 01608 is $1,570. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 01608 - Worcester, MA is approximately $732. That means the residents typically spend about 46.6 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

67 percent of the population in 01608 - Worcester, MA drive to work alone. 12.1 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 71.2 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 9.5 percent of the residents in 01608 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.21 members with about 0.63 cars available per household. Approximately 48 percent of the households in 01608 - Worcester, 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.

68 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 34.6 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 01608 have VA health insurance. Also, 0 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 01608 - Worcester, MA would have to travel an average of 0.4 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Saint Vincent Hospital at Worcester Medical Center. In a 20-mile radius, there are 2,863 physicians accessible to residents who live in 01608 - Worcester, MA.

Gender Ratio in 01608 - Worcester, MA

Gender (%)01608MAUSA
Male4548.549.3
Female5551.550.7

Racial Makeup in 01608 - Worcester, MA

Race (%)01608MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White46.578.973
Non-Hispanic Black28.57.412.7
Asian0.96.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native1.50.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race2.44.14.9
Two or More Races5.93.94.4

Median Income in 01608 - Worcester, MA

Income (%)01608MAUSA
Under $25,00050.813.516.9
$25,000 to $49,99929.814.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99914.414.718.3
$75,000 to $99,9992.413.213.7
$100,000 and More2.643.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 01608 - Worcester, MA

Livability01608MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)1,5706,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)7321,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)46.623.221.9

Education in 01608 - Worcester, MA

Education Level(%)01608MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education17.44.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma13.65.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent30.92527.5
Some College, No Degree13.816.121
Associate's Degree3.17.78.2
Bachelor's Degree13.922.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree7.418.211.4

ZIP Codes around 01608 - Worcester, MA

LocationPopulationHealth Index
01608 - Worcester, MA3,51156
01609 - Worcester, MA19,98225
01610 - Worcester, MA23,91929
01611 - Cherry Valley, MA2,46691
01612 - Paxton, MA4,88977
01701 - Framingham, MA32,06184
01702 - Framingham, MA38,78153
01718 - Acton, MA52696
01719 - Boxborough, MA5,28784
01720 - Acton, MA22,63868

People Index

People Index in 01608

11

The People Index in 01608 is 11, ranking 29,691 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 01608 - Worcester, MA

An estimate of 94.4 percent of all residents in 01608 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 01608 - Worcester, MA who have health insurance is 94.4 percent. 51.2 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 25.5 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 2.9 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 97 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 01608 - Worcester, MA

Insurance Type (%)01608MAUSA
No Insurance5.6312.2
Public Insurance683533
Private Insurance34.674.366.7

Insurance Types in 01608 - Worcester, MA

Insurance Type (%)01608MAUSA
Employer Insurance25.554.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance2.95.46.2
Medicare1.53.54.6
Medicaid51.215.914.2
TRICARE01.12.7
VA00.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 01608 - Worcester, MA

Income (%)01608MAUSA
Under $25,000979582
$25,000 to $49,999969584
$50,000 to $74,999979688
$75,000 to $99,9991009791
$100,000 and More1009893

Types of Insurance by Income in 01608 - Worcester, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00038125
$25,000 to $49,99945543
$50,000 to $74,99934753
$75,000 to $99,99906941
$100,000 and More03169

Insurance Rate by Age in 01608 - Worcester, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)01608MAUSA
Under 181009994
Adults (18-64 years)959684
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 01608 - Worcester, MA

Disability Type01608MAUSA
Any Disability25.211.612.5
Hearing Disability3.43.33.5
Vision Disability1.93.33.5
Cognitive Disability6.41.21.3
Ambulatory Disability11.367
Self-Care Disability4.20.90.9
Independent Living Disability15.95.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 01608

83

The Provider Index in 01608 - Worcester, MA is 83, ranking 5,608 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 01608 - Worcester, MA

For the 929 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 264 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 01608 - Worcester, MA. An estimate of 20 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 322 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 01608 - Worcester, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius01608MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents336238
Dentists per 10,000 residents8128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18143316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65234928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 01608

37

The Hospital Index in 01608 - Worcester, MA is 37, ranking 20,769 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 01608 - Worcester, MA

Travel Index

Travel Index in 01608

78

The Travel Index in 01608 - Worcester, MA is 78, ranking 7,248 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 01608 - Worcester, MA

11.2 percent of residents in 01608 - Worcester, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 0.63 cars per household in 01608 - Worcester, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.21 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 4.2 miles. 01608 - Worcester, MA ranks 2,168 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Saint Vincent Hospital at Worcester Medical Center with a distance of 0 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 01608 - Worcester, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)01608MAUSA
No Cars4812.38.7
1 Car4135.432.9
2 Cars1136.537.3
3 Cars011.214.1
4 or More Cars04.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 01608 - Worcester, MA

Travel Method (%)01608MAUSA
Driving Solo55.97176.6
Driving with One Person12.267.1
Driving with Two People00.91.3
Driving with Three People1.30.30.5
Bus6.43.42.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train0.94.41.8
Walk18.94.82.7
Bicycle00.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 01608 - Worcester, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Saint Vincent Hospital at Worcester Medical Center0
AdCare Hospital - Worcester1
UMass Memorial Medical Center3

Work Travel Time in 01608 - Worcester, MA

Average Travel Time01608MAUSA
Less than 10 min.9.520.423.3
10 to 14 min.17.713.215.3
15 to 19 min.25.11314.6
20 to 24 min.11.95.96.4
25 to 29 min.714.113.7
30 to 34 min.11.23.32.9
35 to 44 min.5.415.312
45 to 59 min.2.89.26.2
60 or more min.9.53.22.7
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