Overall Health Index

People Index

49

97.8% of the residents in 01860 has health insurance.

Provider Index

67

There are about 1,127 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01860.

Hospital Index

75

The average hospital rating near 01860 is 3.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

77

Residents in 01860 travel 12.2 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

49

97.8% of the residents in 01860 has health insurance.

Provider Index

67

There are about 1,127 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 01860.

Hospital Index

75

The average hospital rating near 01860 is 3.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

77

Residents in 01860 travel 12.2 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 01860 - Merrimac, MA

The Overall Health Index in 01860 - Merrimac, MA is 86, ranking 4,966 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 6,695 residents live in 01860 - Merrimac, MA with a median age of 45 years. 20.3 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 18.2 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 59.9 percent of the residents in 01860 is currently married, and 26.8 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 26.4 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 19.9 percent of the population living in 01860 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 01860 is $6,457. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 01860 - Merrimac, MA is approximately $1,552. That means the residents typically spend about 24 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

87.7 percent of the population in 01860 - Merrimac, MA drive to work alone. 4.2 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 43.8 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 20.7 percent of the residents in 01860 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.53 members with about 2.01 cars available per household. Approximately 3 percent of the households in 01860 - Merrimac, 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.

31.2 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 84.6 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 01860 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.2 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 01860 - Merrimac, MA would have to travel an average of 6.4 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Anna Jaques Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 1,127 physicians accessible to residents who live in 01860 - Merrimac, MA.

Gender Ratio in 01860 - Merrimac, MA

Gender (%)01860MAUSA
Male4648.549.3
Female5451.550.7

Racial Makeup in 01860 - Merrimac, MA

Race (%)01860MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White9978.973
Non-Hispanic Black0.27.412.7
Asian06.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race04.14.9
Two or More Races0.13.94.4

Median Income in 01860 - Merrimac, MA

Income (%)01860MAUSA
Under $25,0008.513.516.9
$25,000 to $49,99914.214.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99919.114.718.3
$75,000 to $99,9997.813.213.7
$100,000 and More50.443.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 01860 - Merrimac, MA

Livability01860MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)6,4576,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)1,5521,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)2423.221.9

Education in 01860 - Merrimac, MA

Education Level(%)01860MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education2.14.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma2.75.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent22.82527.5
Some College, No Degree17.416.121
Associate's Degree8.77.78.2
Bachelor's Degree26.422.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree19.918.211.4

People Index

People Index in 01860

49

The People Index in 01860 is 49, ranking 17,155 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 01860 - Merrimac, MA

An estimate of 97.8 percent of all residents in 01860 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 01860 - Merrimac, MA who have health insurance is 97.8 percent. 8.2 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 59 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 5.2 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 90 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 01860 - Merrimac, MA

Insurance Type (%)01860MAUSA
No Insurance2.2312.2
Public Insurance31.23533
Private Insurance84.674.366.7

Insurance Types in 01860 - Merrimac, MA

Insurance Type (%)01860MAUSA
Employer Insurance5954.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance5.25.46.2
Medicare3.63.54.6
Medicaid8.215.914.2
TRICARE0.21.12.7
VA00.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 01860 - Merrimac, MA

Income (%)01860MAUSA
Under $25,000979582
$25,000 to $49,9991009584
$50,000 to $74,999909688
$75,000 to $99,9991009791
$100,000 and More1009893

Types of Insurance by Income in 01860 - Merrimac, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00038155
$25,000 to $49,99906970
$50,000 to $74,999102577
$75,000 to $99,99902894
$100,000 and More01595

Insurance Rate by Age in 01860 - Merrimac, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)01860MAUSA
Under 181009994
Adults (18-64 years)979684
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 01860 - Merrimac, MA

Disability Type01860MAUSA
Any Disability13.511.612.5
Hearing Disability3.33.33.5
Vision Disability1.73.33.5
Cognitive Disability1.61.21.3
Ambulatory Disability7.167
Self-Care Disability0.90.90.9
Independent Living Disability3.75.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 01860

67

The Provider Index in 01860 - Merrimac, MA is 67, ranking 10,885 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 01860 - Merrimac, MA

For the 1,360 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 83 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 01860 - Merrimac, MA. An estimate of 8 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 1,215 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 01860 - Merrimac, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius01860MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents226238
Dentists per 10,000 residents8128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1873316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65124928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 01860

75

The Hospital Index in 01860 - Merrimac, MA is 75, ranking 8,228 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 01860 - Merrimac, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Anna Jaques Hospital64/5
Holy Family Hospital - Methuen114/5
Lawrence General Hospital113/5
Beverly Hospital204/5
Average Hospital12.23.8/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 01860

77

The Travel Index in 01860 - Merrimac, MA is 77, ranking 7,583 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 01860 - Merrimac, MA

16.3 percent of residents in 01860 - Merrimac, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2.01 cars per household in 01860 - Merrimac, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.53 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 12.2 miles. 01860 - Merrimac, MA ranks 9,118 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Anna Jaques Hospital with a distance of 6 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 01860 - Merrimac, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)01860MAUSA
No Cars312.38.7
1 Car2635.432.9
2 Cars4636.537.3
3 Cars1811.214.1
4 or More Cars64.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 01860 - Merrimac, MA

Travel Method (%)01860MAUSA
Driving Solo82.87176.6
Driving with One Person3.567.1
Driving with Two People0.50.91.3
Driving with Three People00.30.5
Bus0.43.42.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train04.41.8
Walk14.82.7
Bicycle00.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 01860 - Merrimac, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Anna Jaques Hospital6
Holy Family Hospital - Methuen11
Lawrence General Hospital11

Work Travel Time in 01860 - Merrimac, MA

Average Travel Time01860MAUSA
Less than 10 min.6.420.423.3
10 to 14 min.5.213.215.3
15 to 19 min.17.81314.6
20 to 24 min.10.85.96.4
25 to 29 min.3.514.113.7
30 to 34 min.16.33.32.9
35 to 44 min.5.315.312
45 to 59 min.13.99.26.2
60 or more min.20.73.22.7
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