Overall Health Index

People Index

46

97.9% of the residents in 02176 has health insurance.

Provider Index

100

There are about 22,967 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02176.

Hospital Index

34

The average hospital rating near 02176 is 3.6 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

90

Residents in 02176 travel 4 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

46

97.9% of the residents in 02176 has health insurance.

Provider Index

100

There are about 22,967 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02176.

Hospital Index

34

The average hospital rating near 02176 is 3.6 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

90

Residents in 02176 travel 4 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 02176 - Melrose, MA

The Overall Health Index in 02176 - Melrose, MA is 87, ranking 4,647 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 27,787 residents live in 02176 - Melrose, MA with a median age of 42.9 years. 21 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 15.2 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 54.9 percent of the residents in 02176 is currently married, and 30.2 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 30.7 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 22.7 percent of the population living in 02176 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 02176 is $7,309. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 02176 - Melrose, MA is approximately $1,434. That means the residents typically spend about 19.6 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

73.3 percent of the population in 02176 - Melrose, MA drive to work alone. 19.7 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 40.8 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 12.8 percent of the residents in 02176 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.42 members with about 1.63 cars available per household. Approximately 6 percent of the households in 02176 - Melrose, 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.

24.2 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 86.1 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 02176 have VA health insurance. Also, 1.3 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 02176 - Melrose, MA would have to travel an average of 0.4 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Hallmark Health System. In a 20-mile radius, there are 22,967 physicians accessible to residents who live in 02176 - Melrose, MA.

Gender Ratio in 02176 - Melrose, MA

Gender (%)02176MAUSA
Male4948.549.3
Female5151.550.7

Racial Makeup in 02176 - Melrose, MA

Race (%)02176MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White89.978.973
Non-Hispanic Black3.47.412.7
Asian4.56.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.14.14.9
Two or More Races1.93.94.4

Median Income in 02176 - Melrose, MA

Income (%)02176MAUSA
Under $25,0006.813.516.9
$25,000 to $49,99911.914.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99911.714.718.3
$75,000 to $99,99913.813.213.7
$100,000 and More55.843.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 02176 - Melrose, MA

Livability02176MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)7,3096,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)1,4341,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)19.623.221.9

Education in 02176 - Melrose, MA

Education Level(%)02176MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education1.44.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma45.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent18.22527.5
Some College, No Degree15.116.121
Associate's Degree7.97.78.2
Bachelor's Degree30.722.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree22.718.211.4

People Index

People Index in 02176

46

The People Index in 02176 is 46, ranking 18,145 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 02176 - Melrose, MA

An estimate of 97.9 percent of all residents in 02176 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 02176 - Melrose, MA who have health insurance is 97.9 percent. 6 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 66.4 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 6.1 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 99 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 94 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 02176 - Melrose, MA

Insurance Type (%)02176MAUSA
No Insurance2.1312.2
Public Insurance24.23533
Private Insurance86.174.366.7

Insurance Types in 02176 - Melrose, MA

Insurance Type (%)02176MAUSA
Employer Insurance66.454.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance6.15.46.2
Medicare3.73.54.6
Medicaid615.914.2
TRICARE1.31.12.7
VA0.20.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 02176 - Melrose, MA

Income (%)02176MAUSA
Under $25,000949582
$25,000 to $49,999979584
$50,000 to $74,999999688
$75,000 to $99,999989791
$100,000 and More999893

Types of Insurance by Income in 02176 - Melrose, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00067335
$25,000 to $49,99934871
$50,000 to $74,99913885
$75,000 to $99,99922884
$100,000 and More1997

Insurance Rate by Age in 02176 - Melrose, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)02176MAUSA
Under 18999994
Adults (18-64 years)989684
Seniors (65+ years)99.610099

Residents with Disabilities in 02176 - Melrose, MA

Disability Type02176MAUSA
Any Disability9.611.612.5
Hearing Disability2.73.33.5
Vision Disability0.83.33.5
Cognitive Disability1.21.21.3
Ambulatory Disability567
Self-Care Disability0.70.90.9
Independent Living Disability4.25.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 02176

100

The Provider Index in 02176 - Melrose, MA is 100, ranking 83 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 02176 - Melrose, MA

For the 5,846 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 2,515 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 02176 - Melrose, MA. An estimate of 123 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 4,229 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 02176 - Melrose, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius02176MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents756238
Dentists per 10,000 residents14128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18413316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65614928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 02176

34

The Hospital Index in 02176 - Melrose, MA is 34, ranking 21,766 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 02176 - Melrose, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Hallmark Health System03/5
Winchester Hospital35/5
CHA Cambridge Hospital63/5
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary63.4/5
Average Hospital43.6/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 02176

90

The Travel Index in 02176 - Melrose, MA is 90, ranking 3,291 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 02176 - Melrose, MA

15.3 percent of residents in 02176 - Melrose, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.63 cars per household in 02176 - Melrose, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.42 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 4 miles. 02176 - Melrose, MA ranks 2,057 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Hallmark Health System with a distance of 0 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 02176 - Melrose, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)02176MAUSA
No Cars612.38.7
1 Car4235.432.9
2 Cars3836.537.3
3 Cars1111.214.1
4 or More Cars34.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 02176 - Melrose, MA

Travel Method (%)02176MAUSA
Driving Solo66.67176.6
Driving with One Person2.867.1
Driving with Two People00.91.3
Driving with Three People00.30.5
Bus0.83.42.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train17.94.41.8
Walk3.24.82.7
Bicycle0.50.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 02176 - Melrose, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Hallmark Health System0
Winchester Hospital3
CHA Cambridge Hospital6

Work Travel Time in 02176 - Melrose, MA

Average Travel Time02176MAUSA
Less than 10 min.8.720.423.3
10 to 14 min.5.913.215.3
15 to 19 min.8.31314.6
20 to 24 min.125.96.4
25 to 29 min.5.914.113.7
30 to 34 min.15.33.32.9
35 to 44 min.1315.312
45 to 59 min.18.19.26.2
60 or more min.12.83.22.7
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