Overall Health Index

People Index

3

93.4% of the residents in 01851 has health insurance.

Provider Index

82

There are about 4,343 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01851.

Hospital Index

16

The average hospital rating near 01851 is 3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

73

Residents in 01851 travel 8.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

3

93.4% of the residents in 01851 has health insurance.

Provider Index

82

There are about 4,343 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01851.

Hospital Index

16

The average hospital rating near 01851 is 3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

73

Residents in 01851 travel 8.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 01851 - Lowell, MA

The Overall Health Index in 01851 - Lowell, MA is 34, ranking 22,096 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 30,026 residents live in 01851 - Lowell, MA with a median age of 34.4 years. 23.7 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 9.2 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 40.1 percent of the residents in 01851 is currently married, and 42.5 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 13.2 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 9.1 percent of the population living in 01851 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 01851 is $4,132. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 01851 - Lowell, MA is approximately $1,137. That means the residents typically spend about 27.5 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

91 percent of the population in 01851 - Lowell, MA drive to work alone. 2.5 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 63.8 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 7.9 percent of the residents in 01851 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.96 members with about 1.54 cars available per household. Approximately 12 percent of the households in 01851 - 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.

48 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 54 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 01851 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.8 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 01851 - Lowell, MA would have to travel an average of 1.3 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Lowell General Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 4,343 physicians accessible to residents who live in 01851 - Lowell, MA.

Gender Ratio in 01851 - Lowell, MA

Gender (%)01851MAUSA
Male4948.549.3
Female5151.550.7

Racial Makeup in 01851 - Lowell, MA

Race (%)01851MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White45.878.973
Non-Hispanic Black7.47.412.7
Asian37.26.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.90.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.44.14.9
Two or More Races1.43.94.4

Median Income in 01851 - Lowell, MA

Income (%)01851MAUSA
Under $25,00019.113.516.9
$25,000 to $49,99921.614.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99915.614.718.3
$75,000 to $99,99916.613.213.7
$100,000 and More27.143.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 01851 - Lowell, MA

Livability01851MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)4,1326,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)1,1371,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)27.523.221.9

Education in 01851 - Lowell, MA

Education Level(%)01851MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education12.84.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma9.65.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent31.62527.5
Some College, No Degree16.416.121
Associate's Degree7.37.78.2
Bachelor's Degree13.222.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree9.118.211.4

People Index

People Index in 01851

3

The People Index in 01851 is 3, ranking 32,330 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 01851 - Lowell, MA

An estimate of 93.4 percent of all residents in 01851 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 01851 - Lowell, MA who have health insurance is 93.4 percent. 31.7 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 40.6 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 3.8 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 95 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 93 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 01851 - Lowell, MA

Insurance Type (%)01851MAUSA
No Insurance6.6312.2
Public Insurance483533
Private Insurance5474.366.7

Insurance Types in 01851 - Lowell, MA

Insurance Type (%)01851MAUSA
Employer Insurance40.654.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance3.85.46.2
Medicare4.13.54.6
Medicaid31.715.914.2
TRICARE0.81.12.7
VA00.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 01851 - Lowell, MA

Income (%)01851MAUSA
Under $25,000939582
$25,000 to $49,999949584
$50,000 to $74,999959688
$75,000 to $99,999939791
$100,000 and More969893

Types of Insurance by Income in 01851 - Lowell, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00077724
$25,000 to $49,99966143
$50,000 to $74,99955053
$75,000 to $99,99973761
$100,000 and More42280

Insurance Rate by Age in 01851 - Lowell, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)01851MAUSA
Under 18999994
Adults (18-64 years)929684
Seniors (65+ years)99.910099

Residents with Disabilities in 01851 - Lowell, MA

Disability Type01851MAUSA
Any Disability10.611.612.5
Hearing Disability3.23.33.5
Vision Disability2.23.33.5
Cognitive Disability0.91.21.3
Ambulatory Disability5.667
Self-Care Disability0.60.90.9
Independent Living Disability55.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 01851

82

The Provider Index in 01851 - Lowell, MA is 82, ranking 5,938 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 01851 - Lowell, MA

For the 7,116 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 421 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 01851 - Lowell, MA. An estimate of 21 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 2,765 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 01851 - Lowell, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius01851MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents286238
Dentists per 10,000 residents10128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18133316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65204928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 01851

16

The Hospital Index in 01851 - Lowell, MA is 16, ranking 27,708 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 01851 - Lowell, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Lowell General Hospital12/5
Holy Family Hospital - Methuen114/5
Lawrence General Hospital113/5
Lahey Hospital and Medical Center123/5
Average Hospital8.83/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 01851

73

The Travel Index in 01851 - Lowell, MA is 73, ranking 8,897 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 01851 - Lowell, MA

14.9 percent of residents in 01851 - Lowell, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.54 cars per household in 01851 - Lowell, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.96 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 8.8 miles. 01851 - Lowell, MA ranks 6,179 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 1 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 01851 - Lowell, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)01851MAUSA
No Cars1212.38.7
1 Car4235.432.9
2 Cars3136.537.3
3 Cars1011.214.1
4 or More Cars44.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 01851 - Lowell, MA

Travel Method (%)01851MAUSA
Driving Solo79.57176.6
Driving with One Person7.467.1
Driving with Two People1.60.91.3
Driving with Three People0.50.30.5
Bus2.33.42.5
Taxi0.20.20.1
Train04.41.8
Walk2.34.82.7
Bicycle0.20.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 01851 - Lowell, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Lowell General Hospital1
Holy Family Hospital - Methuen11
Lawrence General Hospital11

Work Travel Time in 01851 - Lowell, MA

Average Travel Time01851MAUSA
Less than 10 min.820.423.3
10 to 14 min.14.213.215.3
15 to 19 min.14.71314.6
20 to 24 min.19.75.96.4
25 to 29 min.7.114.113.7
30 to 34 min.14.93.32.9
35 to 44 min.7.215.312
45 to 59 min.6.39.26.2
60 or more min.7.93.22.7
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