Overall Health Index

People Index

60

98.1% of the residents in 01721 has health insurance.

Provider Index

99

There are about 13,720 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01721.

Hospital Index

12

The average hospital rating near 01721 is 3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

91

Residents in 01721 travel 8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

60

98.1% of the residents in 01721 has health insurance.

Provider Index

99

There are about 13,720 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01721.

Hospital Index

12

The average hospital rating near 01721 is 3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

91

Residents in 01721 travel 8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 01721 - Ashland, MA

The Overall Health Index in 01721 - Ashland, MA is 84, ranking 5,570 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 17,420 residents live in 01721 - Ashland, MA with a median age of 42.1 years. 22.8 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 13.6 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 58.5 percent of the residents in 01721 is currently married, and 26.8 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 30.3 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 27.1 percent of the population living in 01721 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 01721 is $8,642. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 01721 - Ashland, MA is approximately $1,922. That means the residents typically spend about 22.2 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

88.5 percent of the population in 01721 - Ashland, MA drive to work alone. 3.1 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 48.2 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 16.4 percent of the residents in 01721 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.58 members with about 1.95 cars available per household. Approximately 2 percent of the households in 01721 - Ashland, 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.

21.4 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 86.3 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 01721 have VA health insurance. Also, 1 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 01721 - Ashland, MA would have to travel an average of 3.1 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, MetroWest Medical Center - Framingham Union Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 13,720 physicians accessible to residents who live in 01721 - Ashland, MA.

Gender Ratio in 01721 - Ashland, MA

Gender (%)01721MAUSA
Male4948.549.3
Female5151.550.7

Racial Makeup in 01721 - Ashland, MA

Race (%)01721MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White84.978.973
Non-Hispanic Black2.87.412.7
Asian8.86.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.54.14.9
Two or More Races1.73.94.4

Median Income in 01721 - Ashland, MA

Income (%)01721MAUSA
Under $25,0005.613.516.9
$25,000 to $49,9999.214.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99910.414.718.3
$75,000 to $99,9991113.213.7
$100,000 and More63.943.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 01721 - Ashland, MA

Livability01721MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)8,6426,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)1,9221,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)22.223.221.9

Education in 01721 - Ashland, MA

Education Level(%)01721MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education1.94.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma2.55.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent18.52527.5
Some College, No Degree12.716.121
Associate's Degree7.17.78.2
Bachelor's Degree30.322.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree27.118.211.4

ZIP Codes around 01721 - Ashland, MA

LocationPopulationHealth Index
01721 - Ashland, MA17,42084
01730 - Bedford, MA14,01895
01731 - Hanscom AFB, MA1,95796
01740 - Bolton, MA5,11394
01741 - Carlisle, MA5,12598
01742 - Concord, MA19,44888
01745 - Fayville, MA48297
01746 - Holliston, MA14,32483
01747 - Hopedale, MA5,94287
01748 - Hopkinton, MA16,25784

People Index

People Index in 01721

60

The People Index in 01721 is 60, ranking 13,196 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 01721 - Ashland, MA

An estimate of 98.1 percent of all residents in 01721 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 01721 - Ashland, MA who have health insurance is 98.1 percent. 5.8 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 69.3 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 4.1 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 98 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 01721 - Ashland, MA

Insurance Type (%)01721MAUSA
No Insurance1.9312.2
Public Insurance21.43533
Private Insurance86.374.366.7

Insurance Types in 01721 - Ashland, MA

Insurance Type (%)01721MAUSA
Employer Insurance69.354.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance4.15.46.2
Medicare3.93.54.6
Medicaid5.815.914.2
TRICARE11.12.7
VA00.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 01721 - Ashland, MA

Income (%)01721MAUSA
Under $25,000989582
$25,000 to $49,999919584
$50,000 to $74,999969688
$75,000 to $99,999989791
$100,000 and More999893

Types of Insurance by Income in 01721 - Ashland, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00027946
$25,000 to $49,99996055
$50,000 to $74,99943176
$75,000 to $99,99921891
$100,000 and More11095

Insurance Rate by Age in 01721 - Ashland, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)01721MAUSA
Under 181009994
Adults (18-64 years)979684
Seniors (65+ years)98.410099

Residents with Disabilities in 01721 - Ashland, MA

Disability Type01721MAUSA
Any Disability6.811.612.5
Hearing Disability1.93.33.5
Vision Disability13.33.5
Cognitive Disability0.91.21.3
Ambulatory Disability3.967
Self-Care Disability0.70.90.9
Independent Living Disability3.25.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 01721

99

The Provider Index in 01721 - Ashland, MA is 99, ranking 330 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 01721 - Ashland, MA

For the 3,968 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 1,543 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 01721 - Ashland, MA. An estimate of 82 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 2,367 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 01721 - Ashland, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius01721MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents726238
Dentists per 10,000 residents12128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18383316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65604928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 01721

12

The Hospital Index in 01721 - Ashland, MA is 12, ranking 29,027 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 01721 - Ashland, MA

Travel Index

Travel Index in 01721

91

The Travel Index in 01721 - Ashland, MA is 91, ranking 2,955 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 01721 - Ashland, MA

10.4 percent of residents in 01721 - Ashland, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.95 cars per household in 01721 - Ashland, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.58 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 8 miles. 01721 - Ashland, MA ranks 5,570 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is MetroWest Medical Center 0 Framingham Union Hospital with a distance of 3 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 01721 - Ashland, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)01721MAUSA
No Cars212.38.7
1 Car2935.432.9
2 Cars5036.537.3
3 Cars1311.214.1
4 or More Cars64.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 01721 - Ashland, MA

Travel Method (%)01721MAUSA
Driving Solo79.27176.6
Driving with One Person6.867.1
Driving with Two People0.80.91.3
Driving with Three People00.30.5
Bus0.13.42.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train0.54.41.8
Walk1.44.82.7
Bicycle0.10.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 01721 - Ashland, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
MetroWest Medical Center 0 Framingham Union Hospital3
UMass Memorial Marlborough Hospital8
Milford Regional Medical Center9

Work Travel Time in 01721 - Ashland, MA

Average Travel Time01721MAUSA
Less than 10 min.5.420.423.3
10 to 14 min.9.113.215.3
15 to 19 min.12.71314.6
20 to 24 min.14.55.96.4
25 to 29 min.6.514.113.7
30 to 34 min.10.43.32.9
35 to 44 min.9.215.312
45 to 59 min.15.89.26.2
60 or more min.16.43.22.7
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