Overall Health Index

People Index

63

96.7% of the residents in 02458 has health insurance.

Provider Index

100

There are about 22,796 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02458.

Hospital Index

82

The average hospital rating near 02458 is 4.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

86

Residents in 02458 travel 3.2 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

63

96.7% of the residents in 02458 has health insurance.

Provider Index

100

There are about 22,796 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02458.

Hospital Index

82

The average hospital rating near 02458 is 4.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

86

Residents in 02458 travel 3.2 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 02458 - Newton, MA

The Overall Health Index in 02458 - Newton, MA is 98, ranking 660 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 12,868 residents live in 02458 - Newton, MA with a median age of 42.8 years. 23.8 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 17 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 50.1 percent of the residents in 02458 is currently married, and 34.4 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 31 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 40.9 percent of the population living in 02458 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 02458 is $8,397. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 02458 - Newton, MA is approximately $1,933. 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.

76.1 percent of the population in 02458 - Newton, MA drive to work alone. 12 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 58.7 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 4.8 percent of the residents in 02458 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.6 members with about 1.65 cars available per household. Approximately 9 percent of the households in 02458 - Newton, 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.

24.7 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 84 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 02458 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.4 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 02458 - Newton, MA would have to travel an average of 2 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Saint Elizabeth's Medical Center. In a 20-mile radius, there are 22,796 physicians accessible to residents who live in 02458 - Newton, MA.

Gender Ratio in 02458 - Newton, MA

Gender (%)02458MAUSA
Male4648.549.3
Female5451.550.7

Racial Makeup in 02458 - Newton, MA

Race (%)02458MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White77.378.973
Non-Hispanic Black4.37.412.7
Asian12.76.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian0.100.2
Other Race0.24.14.9
Two or More Races2.23.94.4

Median Income in 02458 - Newton, MA

Income (%)02458MAUSA
Under $25,0004.913.516.9
$25,000 to $49,99911.714.821.3
$50,000 to $74,9998.614.718.3
$75,000 to $99,99912.813.213.7
$100,000 and More62.143.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 02458 - Newton, MA

Livability02458MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)8,3976,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)1,9331,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)2323.221.9

Education in 02458 - Newton, MA

Education Level(%)02458MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education3.24.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma1.25.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent122527.5
Some College, No Degree816.121
Associate's Degree3.77.78.2
Bachelor's Degree3122.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree40.918.211.4

People Index

People Index in 02458

63

The People Index in 02458 is 63, ranking 12,206 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 02458 - Newton, MA

An estimate of 96.7 percent of all residents in 02458 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 02458 - Newton, MA who have health insurance is 96.7 percent. 6 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 61.4 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 5.9 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 98 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 82 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 02458 - Newton, MA

Insurance Type (%)02458MAUSA
No Insurance3.3312.2
Public Insurance24.73533
Private Insurance8474.366.7

Insurance Types in 02458 - Newton, MA

Insurance Type (%)02458MAUSA
Employer Insurance61.454.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance5.95.46.2
Medicare3.53.54.6
Medicaid615.914.2
TRICARE0.41.12.7
VA00.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 02458 - Newton, MA

Income (%)02458MAUSA
Under $25,000829582
$25,000 to $49,999979584
$50,000 to $74,999989688
$75,000 to $99,999979791
$100,000 and More979893

Types of Insurance by Income in 02458 - Newton, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000187429
$25,000 to $49,99936356
$50,000 to $74,99922288
$75,000 to $99,99931987
$100,000 and More31494

Insurance Rate by Age in 02458 - Newton, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)02458MAUSA
Under 18999994
Adults (18-64 years)949684
Seniors (65+ years)98.810099

Residents with Disabilities in 02458 - Newton, MA

Disability Type02458MAUSA
Any Disability8.911.612.5
Hearing Disability3.83.33.5
Vision Disability1.33.33.5
Cognitive Disability1.11.21.3
Ambulatory Disability4.367
Self-Care Disability0.90.90.9
Independent Living Disability4.45.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 02458

100

The Provider Index in 02458 - Newton, MA is 100, ranking 83 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 02458 - Newton, MA

For the 3,063 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 2,537 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 02458 - Newton, MA. An estimate of 122 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 2,193 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 02458 - Newton, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius02458MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents756238
Dentists per 10,000 residents14128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18423316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65614928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 02458

82

The Hospital Index in 02458 - Newton, MA is 82, ranking 5,926 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 02458 - Newton, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Saint Elizabeth's Medical Center24/5
Mount Auburn Hospital34/5
Newton-Wellesley Hospital35/5
Brigham and Women's Hospital44/5
Average Hospital3.24.3/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 02458

86

The Travel Index in 02458 - Newton, MA is 86, ranking 4,616 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 02458 - Newton, MA

18.5 percent of residents in 02458 - Newton, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.65 cars per household in 02458 - Newton, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.6 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 3.2 miles. 02458 - Newton, MA ranks 1,287 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Saint Elizabeth's Medical Center with a distance of 2 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 02458 - Newton, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)02458MAUSA
No Cars912.38.7
1 Car3335.432.9
2 Cars4636.537.3
3 Cars1111.214.1
4 or More Cars24.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 02458 - Newton, MA

Travel Method (%)02458MAUSA
Driving Solo71.97176.6
Driving with One Person4.867.1
Driving with Two People2.50.91.3
Driving with Three People00.30.5
Bus93.42.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train0.74.41.8
Walk2.24.82.7
Bicycle0.80.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 02458 - Newton, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Saint Elizabeth's Medical Center2
Mount Auburn Hospital3
Newton-Wellesley Hospital3

Work Travel Time in 02458 - Newton, MA

Average Travel Time02458MAUSA
Less than 10 min.8.620.423.3
10 to 14 min.10.513.215.3
15 to 19 min.16.71314.6
20 to 24 min.165.96.4
25 to 29 min.6.914.113.7
30 to 34 min.18.53.32.9
35 to 44 min.7.715.312
45 to 59 min.10.39.26.2
60 or more min.4.83.22.7
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