Overall Health Index

People Index

36

96.6% of the residents in 02143 has health insurance.

Provider Index

100

There are about 22,977 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02143.

Hospital Index

48

The average hospital rating near 02143 is 3.6 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

84

Residents in 02143 travel 1.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

36

96.6% of the residents in 02143 has health insurance.

Provider Index

100

There are about 22,977 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02143.

Hospital Index

48

The average hospital rating near 02143 is 3.6 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

84

Residents in 02143 travel 1.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 02143 - Somerville, MA

The Overall Health Index in 02143 - Somerville, MA is 86, ranking 4,966 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 26,800 residents live in 02143 - Somerville, MA with a median age of 31.8 years. 10.8 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 9.8 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 28.9 percent of the residents in 02143 is currently married, and 61.1 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 34 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 32.7 percent of the population living in 02143 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 02143 is $6,747. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 02143 - Somerville, MA is approximately $1,628. That means the residents typically spend about 24.1 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

41.4 percent of the population in 02143 - Somerville, MA drive to work alone. 28.5 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 48 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 8.5 percent of the residents in 02143 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.37 members with about 1.03 cars available per household. Approximately 27 percent of the households in 02143 - Somerville, 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.

25.8 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 76.9 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 02143 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.3 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 02143 - Somerville, MA would have to travel an average of 0.6 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, CHA Cambridge Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 22,977 physicians accessible to residents who live in 02143 - Somerville, MA.

Gender Ratio in 02143 - Somerville, MA

Gender (%)02143MAUSA
Male4948.549.3
Female5151.550.7

Racial Makeup in 02143 - Somerville, MA

Race (%)02143MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White77.978.973
Non-Hispanic Black3.57.412.7
Asian12.16.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.40.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.54.14.9
Two or More Races2.43.94.4

Median Income in 02143 - Somerville, MA

Income (%)02143MAUSA
Under $25,0009.813.516.9
$25,000 to $49,99914.614.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99915.314.718.3
$75,000 to $99,99913.613.213.7
$100,000 and More46.843.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 02143 - Somerville, MA

Livability02143MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)6,7476,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)1,6281,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)24.123.221.9

Education in 02143 - Somerville, MA

Education Level(%)02143MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education4.54.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma4.45.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent14.12527.5
Some College, No Degree7.716.121
Associate's Degree2.77.78.2
Bachelor's Degree3422.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree32.718.211.4

ZIP Codes around 02143 - Somerville, MA

LocationPopulationHealth Index
02143 - Somerville, MA26,80086
02144 - Somerville, MA24,47585
02145 - Somerville, MA26,00674
02148 - Malden, MA60,81255
02149 - Everett, MA44,49651
02150 - Chelsea, MA38,23750
02151 - Revere, MA53,17243
02152 - Winthrop, MA18,03165
02155 - Medford, MA59,34866
02163 - Boston, MA2,57588

People Index

People Index in 02143

36

The People Index in 02143 is 36, ranking 21,445 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 02143 - Somerville, MA

An estimate of 96.6 percent of all residents in 02143 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 02143 - Somerville, MA who have health insurance is 96.6 percent. 14.1 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 60.4 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 7.4 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 02143 - Somerville, MA

Insurance Type (%)02143MAUSA
No Insurance3.4312.2
Public Insurance25.83533
Private Insurance76.974.366.7

Insurance Types in 02143 - Somerville, MA

Insurance Type (%)02143MAUSA
Employer Insurance60.454.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance7.45.46.2
Medicare33.54.6
Medicaid14.115.914.2
TRICARE0.31.12.7
VA00.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 02143 - Somerville, MA

Income (%)02143MAUSA
Under $25,0001009582
$25,000 to $49,999919584
$50,000 to $74,999979688
$75,000 to $99,999999791
$100,000 and More979893

Types of Insurance by Income in 02143 - Somerville, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00007041
$25,000 to $49,99994954
$50,000 to $74,99932775
$75,000 to $99,99911888
$100,000 and More31090

Insurance Rate by Age in 02143 - Somerville, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)02143MAUSA
Under 18999994
Adults (18-64 years)969684
Seniors (65+ years)99.710099

Residents with Disabilities in 02143 - Somerville, MA

Disability Type02143MAUSA
Any Disability7.411.612.5
Hearing Disability1.83.33.5
Vision Disability1.33.33.5
Cognitive Disability0.81.21.3
Ambulatory Disability4.267
Self-Care Disability0.60.90.9
Independent Living Disability3.15.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 02143

100

The Provider Index in 02143 - Somerville, MA is 100, ranking 83 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 02143 - Somerville, MA

For the 2,900 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 2,540 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 02143 - Somerville, MA. An estimate of 122 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 2,637 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 02143 - Somerville, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius02143MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents776238
Dentists per 10,000 residents14128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18433316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65614928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 02143

48

The Hospital Index in 02143 - Somerville, MA is 48, ranking 17,148 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 02143 - Somerville, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
CHA Cambridge Hospital13/5
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary23.4/5
Massachusetts General Hospital24/5
Mount Auburn Hospital24/5
Average Hospital1.63.6/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 02143

84

The Travel Index in 02143 - Somerville, MA is 84, ranking 5,250 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 02143 - Somerville, MA

17.2 percent of residents in 02143 - Somerville, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.03 cars per household in 02143 - Somerville, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.37 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 1.6 miles. 02143 - Somerville, MA ranks 246 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is CHA Cambridge Hospital with a distance of 1 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 02143 - Somerville, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)02143MAUSA
No Cars2712.38.7
1 Car4935.432.9
2 Cars1836.537.3
3 Cars411.214.1
4 or More Cars14.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 02143 - Somerville, MA

Travel Method (%)02143MAUSA
Driving Solo31.97176.6
Driving with One Person3.767.1
Driving with Two People0.10.91.3
Driving with Three People0.40.30.5
Bus9.83.42.5
Taxi0.40.20.1
Train17.34.41.8
Walk184.82.7
Bicycle11.30.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 02143 - Somerville, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
CHA Cambridge Hospital1
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary2
Massachusetts General Hospital2

Work Travel Time in 02143 - Somerville, MA

Average Travel Time02143MAUSA
Less than 10 min.3.420.423.3
10 to 14 min.10.413.215.3
15 to 19 min.13.11314.6
20 to 24 min.13.65.96.4
25 to 29 min.7.614.113.7
30 to 34 min.17.23.32.9
35 to 44 min.14.115.312
45 to 59 min.12.29.26.2
60 or more min.8.53.22.7
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