Overall Health Index

People Index

52

97% of the residents in 02144 has health insurance.

Provider Index

100

There are about 23,148 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02144.

Hospital Index

38

The average hospital rating near 02144 is 3.6 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

76

Residents in 02144 travel 2.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

52

97% of the residents in 02144 has health insurance.

Provider Index

100

There are about 23,148 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02144.

Hospital Index

38

The average hospital rating near 02144 is 3.6 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

76

Residents in 02144 travel 2.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 02144 - Somerville, MA

The Overall Health Index in 02144 - Somerville, MA is 85, ranking 4,966 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 24,475 residents live in 02144 - Somerville, MA with a median age of 31.1 years. 9.2 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 10.9 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 30.4 percent of the residents in 02144 is currently married, and 58.6 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 35.1 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 34.9 percent of the population living in 02144 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 02144 is $7,770. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 02144 - Somerville, MA is approximately $1,788. That means the residents typically spend about 23 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

40.5 percent of the population in 02144 - Somerville, MA drive to work alone. 42.8 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 35.3 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 8.3 percent of the residents in 02144 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.29 members with about 1.17 cars available per household. Approximately 23 percent of the households in 02144 - 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.

19.7 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 85.9 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.2 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 02144 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.3 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 02144 - Somerville, MA would have to travel an average of 1.9 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Mount Auburn Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 23,148 physicians accessible to residents who live in 02144 - Somerville, MA.

Gender Ratio in 02144 - Somerville, MA

Gender (%)02144MAUSA
Male4948.549.3
Female5151.550.7

Racial Makeup in 02144 - Somerville, MA

Race (%)02144MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White82.978.973
Non-Hispanic Black5.37.412.7
Asian7.46.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race04.14.9
Two or More Races3.33.94.4

Median Income in 02144 - Somerville, MA

Income (%)02144MAUSA
Under $25,00010.513.516.9
$25,000 to $49,9999.214.821.3
$50,000 to $74,9991214.718.3
$75,000 to $99,99913.813.213.7
$100,000 and More54.743.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 02144 - Somerville, MA

Livability02144MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)7,7706,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)1,7881,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)2323.221.9

Education in 02144 - Somerville, MA

Education Level(%)02144MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education1.84.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma4.35.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent13.82527.5
Some College, No Degree6.316.121
Associate's Degree3.87.78.2
Bachelor's Degree35.122.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree34.918.211.4

ZIP Codes around 02144 - Somerville, MA

LocationPopulationHealth Index
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
02169 - Quincy, MA55,87637

People Index

People Index in 02144

52

The People Index in 02144 is 52, ranking 15,836 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 02144 - Somerville, MA

An estimate of 97 percent of all residents in 02144 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 02144 - Somerville, MA who have health insurance is 97 percent. 6.1 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 67.9 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 7.8 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 92 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 02144 - Somerville, MA

Insurance Type (%)02144MAUSA
No Insurance3312.2
Public Insurance19.73533
Private Insurance85.974.366.7

Insurance Types in 02144 - Somerville, MA

Insurance Type (%)02144MAUSA
Employer Insurance67.954.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance7.85.46.2
Medicare3.33.54.6
Medicaid6.115.914.2
TRICARE0.31.12.7
VA0.20.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 02144 - Somerville, MA

Income (%)02144MAUSA
Under $25,000929582
$25,000 to $49,999929584
$50,000 to $74,999959688
$75,000 to $99,999999791
$100,000 and More999893

Types of Insurance by Income in 02144 - Somerville, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00086443
$25,000 to $49,99984273
$50,000 to $74,99952784
$75,000 to $99,99911590
$100,000 and More1796

Insurance Rate by Age in 02144 - Somerville, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)02144MAUSA
Under 181009994
Adults (18-64 years)979684
Seniors (65+ years)97.110099

Residents with Disabilities in 02144 - Somerville, MA

Disability Type02144MAUSA
Any Disability8.311.612.5
Hearing Disability2.13.33.5
Vision Disability1.63.33.5
Cognitive Disability0.81.21.3
Ambulatory Disability3.667
Self-Care Disability0.50.90.9
Independent Living Disability4.15.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 02144

100

The Provider Index in 02144 - Somerville, MA is 100, ranking 83 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 02144 - Somerville, MA

For the 2,242 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 2,556 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 02144 - Somerville, MA. An estimate of 122 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 2,675 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 02144 - Somerville, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius02144MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents766238
Dentists per 10,000 residents14128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18423316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65614928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 02144

38

The Hospital Index in 02144 - Somerville, MA is 38, ranking 20,440 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 02144 - Somerville, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Mount Auburn Hospital24/5
CHA Cambridge Hospital23/5
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary43.4/5
Saint Elizabeth's Medical Center44/5
Average Hospital2.83.6/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 02144

76

The Travel Index in 02144 - Somerville, MA is 76, ranking 7,909 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 02144 - Somerville, MA

24.2 percent of residents in 02144 - Somerville, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.17 cars per household in 02144 - Somerville, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.29 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 2.8 miles. 02144 - Somerville, MA ranks 982 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Mount Auburn Hospital with a distance of 2 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 02144 - Somerville, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)02144MAUSA
No Cars2312.38.7
1 Car4535.432.9
2 Cars2636.537.3
3 Cars511.214.1
4 or More Cars14.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 02144 - Somerville, MA

Travel Method (%)02144MAUSA
Driving Solo37.17176.6
Driving with One Person3.267.1
Driving with Two People0.70.91.3
Driving with Three People0.70.30.5
Bus4.83.42.5
Taxi0.10.20.1
Train35.64.41.8
Walk7.14.82.7
Bicycle4.90.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 02144 - Somerville, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Mount Auburn Hospital2
CHA Cambridge Hospital2
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary4

Work Travel Time in 02144 - Somerville, MA

Average Travel Time02144MAUSA
Less than 10 min.3.520.423.3
10 to 14 min.4.613.215.3
15 to 19 min.6.21314.6
20 to 24 min.12.25.96.4
25 to 29 min.8.814.113.7
30 to 34 min.24.23.32.9
35 to 44 min.15.115.312
45 to 59 min.17.19.26.2
60 or more min.8.33.22.7
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