Overall Health Index

People Index

68

98.8% of the residents in 01730 has health insurance.

Provider Index

100

There are about 22,558 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01730.

Hospital Index

51

The average hospital rating near 01730 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

85

Residents in 01730 travel 8.5 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

68

98.8% of the residents in 01730 has health insurance.

Provider Index

100

There are about 22,558 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01730.

Hospital Index

51

The average hospital rating near 01730 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

85

Residents in 01730 travel 8.5 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 01730 - Bedford, MA

The Overall Health Index in 01730 - Bedford, MA is 95, ranking 1,648 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 14,018 residents live in 01730 - Bedford, MA with a median age of 44.3 years. 25 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 16.8 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 63.2 percent of the residents in 01730 is currently married, and 22.7 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 27.9 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 39.9 percent of the population living in 01730 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 01730 is $9,807. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 01730 - Bedford, MA is approximately $2,097. That means the residents typically spend about 21.4 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

86 percent of the population in 01730 - Bedford, MA drive to work alone. 1.8 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 55.4 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 7.5 percent of the residents in 01730 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.67 members with about 1.89 cars available per household. Approximately 5 percent of the households in 01730 - Bedford, 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.

27 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 86.6 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 01730 have VA health insurance. Also, 1 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 01730 - Bedford, MA would have to travel an average of 3.7 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Lahey Hospital and Medical Center. In a 20-mile radius, there are 22,558 physicians accessible to residents who live in 01730 - Bedford, MA.

Gender Ratio in 01730 - Bedford, MA

Gender (%)01730MAUSA
Male5148.549.3
Female4951.550.7

Racial Makeup in 01730 - Bedford, MA

Race (%)01730MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White78.478.973
Non-Hispanic Black47.412.7
Asian14.66.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.10.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race04.14.9
Two or More Races2.13.94.4

Median Income in 01730 - Bedford, MA

Income (%)01730MAUSA
Under $25,0003.613.516.9
$25,000 to $49,9999.714.821.3
$50,000 to $74,9998.414.718.3
$75,000 to $99,99913.513.213.7
$100,000 and More64.843.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 01730 - Bedford, MA

Livability01730MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)9,8076,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)2,0971,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)21.423.221.9

Education in 01730 - Bedford, MA

Education Level(%)01730MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education0.34.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma1.95.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent10.12527.5
Some College, No Degree12.216.121
Associate's Degree7.87.78.2
Bachelor's Degree27.922.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree39.918.211.4

ZIP Codes around 01730 - Bedford, MA

LocationPopulationHealth Index
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
01749 - Hudson, MA19,68069

People Index

People Index in 01730

68

The People Index in 01730 is 68, ranking 10,558 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 01730 - Bedford, MA

An estimate of 98.8 percent of all residents in 01730 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 01730 - Bedford, MA who have health insurance is 98.8 percent. 7.2 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 63.3 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 6 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 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 01730 - Bedford, MA

Insurance Type (%)01730MAUSA
No Insurance1.2312.2
Public Insurance273533
Private Insurance86.674.366.7

Insurance Types in 01730 - Bedford, MA

Insurance Type (%)01730MAUSA
Employer Insurance63.354.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance65.46.2
Medicare3.53.54.6
Medicaid7.215.914.2
TRICARE11.12.7
VA0.10.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 01730 - Bedford, MA

Income (%)01730MAUSA
Under $25,0001009582
$25,000 to $49,999989584
$50,000 to $74,999979688
$75,000 to $99,999989791
$100,000 and More999893

Types of Insurance by Income in 01730 - Bedford, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00008833
$25,000 to $49,99927944
$50,000 to $74,99933789
$75,000 to $99,99922189
$100,000 and More11596

Insurance Rate by Age in 01730 - Bedford, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)01730MAUSA
Under 18999994
Adults (18-64 years)999684
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 01730 - Bedford, MA

Disability Type01730MAUSA
Any Disability8.511.612.5
Hearing Disability2.93.33.5
Vision Disability0.73.33.5
Cognitive Disability1.11.21.3
Ambulatory Disability4.267
Self-Care Disability0.80.90.9
Independent Living Disability3.85.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 01730

100

The Provider Index in 01730 - Bedford, MA is 100, ranking 83 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 01730 - Bedford, MA

For the 3,499 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 2,475 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 01730 - Bedford, MA. An estimate of 115 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 2,356 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 01730 - Bedford, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius01730MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents766238
Dentists per 10,000 residents13128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18413316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65644928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 01730

51

The Hospital Index in 01730 - Bedford, MA is 51, ranking 16,150 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 01730 - Bedford, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Lahey Hospital and Medical Center43/5
Winchester Hospital85/5
Lowell General Hospital112/5
Mount Auburn Hospital114/5
Average Hospital8.53.5/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 01730

85

The Travel Index in 01730 - Bedford, MA is 85, ranking 4,932 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 01730 - Bedford, MA

15.2 percent of residents in 01730 - Bedford, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.89 cars per household in 01730 - Bedford, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.67 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 8.5 miles. 01730 - Bedford, MA ranks 5,984 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Lahey Hospital and Medical Center with a distance of 4 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 01730 - Bedford, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)01730MAUSA
No Cars512.38.7
1 Car2835.432.9
2 Cars4536.537.3
3 Cars1811.214.1
4 or More Cars44.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 01730 - Bedford, MA

Travel Method (%)01730MAUSA
Driving Solo81.47176.6
Driving with One Person6.367.1
Driving with Two People0.80.91.3
Driving with Three People00.30.5
Bus0.93.42.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train1.84.41.8
Walk0.84.82.7
Bicycle1.20.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 01730 - Bedford, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Lahey Hospital and Medical Center4
Winchester Hospital8
Lowell General Hospital11

Work Travel Time in 01730 - Bedford, MA

Average Travel Time01730MAUSA
Less than 10 min.11.820.423.3
10 to 14 min.11.913.215.3
15 to 19 min.13.21314.6
20 to 24 min.12.15.96.4
25 to 29 min.6.514.113.7
30 to 34 min.15.23.32.9
35 to 44 min.9.215.312
45 to 59 min.12.79.26.2
60 or more min.7.53.22.7
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