Overall Health Index

People Index

5

92.6% of the residents in 01850 has health insurance.

Provider Index

79

There are about 3,601 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01850.

Hospital Index

25

The average hospital rating near 01850 is 3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

67

Residents in 01850 travel 8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

5

92.6% of the residents in 01850 has health insurance.

Provider Index

79

There are about 3,601 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01850.

Hospital Index

25

The average hospital rating near 01850 is 3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

67

Residents in 01850 travel 8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 01850 - Lowell, MA

The Overall Health Index in 01850 - Lowell, MA is 35, ranking 21,715 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 16,394 residents live in 01850 - Lowell, MA with a median age of 30.6 years. 28.7 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 8 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 35.3 percent of the residents in 01850 is currently married, and 46.4 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 9.5 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 5.8 percent of the population living in 01850 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 01850 is $3,536. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 01850 - Lowell, MA is approximately $1,203. That means the residents typically spend about 34 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

89.2 percent of the population in 01850 - Lowell, MA drive to work alone. 2.3 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 58.9 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 7.9 percent of the residents in 01850 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.98 members with about 1.39 cars available per household. Approximately 18 percent of the households in 01850 - Lowell, 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.

52.8 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 52.4 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 01850 have VA health insurance. Also, 1.4 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 01850 - Lowell, MA would have to travel an average of 2 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Lowell General Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 3,601 physicians accessible to residents who live in 01850 - Lowell, MA.

Gender Ratio in 01850 - Lowell, MA

Gender (%)01850MAUSA
Male5148.549.3
Female4951.550.7

Racial Makeup in 01850 - Lowell, MA

Race (%)01850MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White66.578.973
Non-Hispanic Black9.77.412.7
Asian6.66.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.30.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.54.14.9
Two or More Races1.13.94.4

Median Income in 01850 - Lowell, MA

Income (%)01850MAUSA
Under $25,0002713.516.9
$25,000 to $49,99918.714.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99918.314.718.3
$75,000 to $99,99913.413.213.7
$100,000 and More22.643.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 01850 - Lowell, MA

Livability01850MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,5366,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)1,2031,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)3423.221.9

Education in 01850 - Lowell, MA

Education Level(%)01850MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education7.64.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma10.55.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent43.32527.5
Some College, No Degree18.316.121
Associate's Degree57.78.2
Bachelor's Degree9.522.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree5.818.211.4

ZIP Codes around 01850 - Lowell, MA

LocationPopulationHealth Index
01850 - Lowell, MA16,39435
01851 - Lowell, MA30,02634
01852 - Lowell, MA34,33228
01854 - Lowell, MA29,20431
01860 - Merrimac, MA6,69586
01862 - North Billerica, MA11,13494
01863 - North Chelmsford, MA9,10373
01864 - North Reading, MA15,47694
01867 - Reading, MA24,93592
01876 - Tewksbury, MA29,69274

People Index

People Index in 01850

5

The People Index in 01850 is 5, ranking 31,670 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 01850 - Lowell, MA

An estimate of 92.6 percent of all residents in 01850 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 01850 - Lowell, MA who have health insurance is 92.6 percent. 34.6 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 36.1 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 5 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 91 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 01850 - Lowell, MA

Insurance Type (%)01850MAUSA
No Insurance7.4312.2
Public Insurance52.83533
Private Insurance52.474.366.7

Insurance Types in 01850 - Lowell, MA

Insurance Type (%)01850MAUSA
Employer Insurance36.154.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance55.46.2
Medicare2.53.54.6
Medicaid34.615.914.2
TRICARE1.41.12.7
VA00.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 01850 - Lowell, MA

Income (%)01850MAUSA
Under $25,000919582
$25,000 to $49,999969584
$50,000 to $74,999969688
$75,000 to $99,999969791
$100,000 and More989893

Types of Insurance by Income in 01850 - Lowell, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00098321
$25,000 to $49,99947037
$50,000 to $74,99943863
$75,000 to $99,99943378
$100,000 and More22679

Insurance Rate by Age in 01850 - Lowell, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)01850MAUSA
Under 18989994
Adults (18-64 years)939684
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 01850 - Lowell, MA

Disability Type01850MAUSA
Any Disability11.411.612.5
Hearing Disability3.33.33.5
Vision Disability2.23.33.5
Cognitive Disability1.91.21.3
Ambulatory Disability3.767
Self-Care Disability1.10.90.9
Independent Living Disability5.25.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 01850

79

The Provider Index in 01850 - Lowell, MA is 79, ranking 6,928 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 01850 - Lowell, MA

For the 4,703 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 356 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 01850 - Lowell, MA. An estimate of 16 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 1,307 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 01850 - Lowell, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius01850MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents266238
Dentists per 10,000 residents10128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18123316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65184928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 01850

25

The Hospital Index in 01850 - Lowell, MA is 25, ranking 24,738 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 01850 - Lowell, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Lowell General Hospital22/5
Holy Family Hospital - Methuen94/5
Lawrence General Hospital93/5
Lahey Hospital and Medical Center133/5
Average Hospital83/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 01850

67

The Travel Index in 01850 - Lowell, MA is 67, ranking 10,882 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 01850 - Lowell, MA

14.5 percent of residents in 01850 - Lowell, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.39 cars per household in 01850 - Lowell, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.98 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 8 miles. 01850 - Lowell, MA ranks 5,497 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Lowell General Hospital with a distance of 2 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 01850 - Lowell, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)01850MAUSA
No Cars1812.38.7
1 Car4235.432.9
2 Cars2636.537.3
3 Cars1211.214.1
4 or More Cars24.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 01850 - Lowell, MA

Travel Method (%)01850MAUSA
Driving Solo73.57176.6
Driving with One Person767.1
Driving with Two People10.91.3
Driving with Three People0.80.30.5
Bus2.93.42.5
Taxi0.90.20.1
Train04.41.8
Walk6.14.82.7
Bicycle00.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 01850 - Lowell, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Lowell General Hospital2
Holy Family Hospital - Methuen9
Lawrence General Hospital9

Work Travel Time in 01850 - Lowell, MA

Average Travel Time01850MAUSA
Less than 10 min.5.320.423.3
10 to 14 min.12.313.215.3
15 to 19 min.20.41314.6
20 to 24 min.16.45.96.4
25 to 29 min.4.514.113.7
30 to 34 min.14.53.32.9
35 to 44 min.515.312
45 to 59 min.13.79.26.2
60 or more min.7.93.22.7
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