Overall Health Index

People Index

67

98.5% of the residents in 02459 has health insurance.

Provider Index

100

There are about 22,938 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02459.

Hospital Index

65

The average hospital rating near 02459 is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

87

Residents in 02459 travel 3.3 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

67

98.5% of the residents in 02459 has health insurance.

Provider Index

100

There are about 22,938 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02459.

Hospital Index

65

The average hospital rating near 02459 is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

87

Residents in 02459 travel 3.3 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 02459 - Newton Center, MA

The Overall Health Index in 02459 - Newton Center, MA is 97, ranking 988 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 19,020 residents live in 02459 - Newton Center, MA with a median age of 42.7 years. 22.2 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 17.6 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 59.7 percent of the residents in 02459 is currently married, and 31 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 30.8 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 53 percent of the population living in 02459 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 02459 is $12,524. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 02459 - Newton Center, MA is approximately $2,534. That means the residents typically spend about 20.2 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

72.8 percent of the population in 02459 - Newton Center, MA drive to work alone. 10.8 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 41.5 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 9.4 percent of the residents in 02459 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.9 members with about 1.76 cars available per household. Approximately 6 percent of the households in 02459 - Newton Center, 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.

22.8 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 88.4 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 02459 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.7 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 02459 - Newton Center, MA would have to travel an average of 3.1 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Newton-Wellesley Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 22,938 physicians accessible to residents who live in 02459 - Newton Center, MA.

Gender Ratio in 02459 - Newton Center, MA

Gender (%)02459MAUSA
Male4648.549.3
Female5451.550.7

Racial Makeup in 02459 - Newton Center, MA

Race (%)02459MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White77.178.973
Non-Hispanic Black3.57.412.7
Asian15.86.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.20.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.14.14.9
Two or More Races2.93.94.4

Median Income in 02459 - Newton Center, MA

Income (%)02459MAUSA
Under $25,0007.113.516.9
$25,000 to $49,999514.821.3
$50,000 to $74,9996.514.718.3
$75,000 to $99,9998.313.213.7
$100,000 and More7343.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 02459 - Newton Center, MA

Livability02459MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)12,5246,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)2,5341,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)20.223.221.9

Education in 02459 - Newton Center, MA

Education Level(%)02459MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education0.24.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma0.65.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent3.72527.5
Some College, No Degree7.116.121
Associate's Degree4.57.78.2
Bachelor's Degree30.822.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree5318.211.4

People Index

People Index in 02459

67

The People Index in 02459 is 67, ranking 10,888 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 02459 - Newton Center, MA

An estimate of 98.5 percent of all residents in 02459 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 02459 - Newton Center, MA who have health insurance is 98.5 percent. 5.5 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 63.5 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 9.5 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 100 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 98 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 02459 - Newton Center, MA

Insurance Type (%)02459MAUSA
No Insurance1.5312.2
Public Insurance22.83533
Private Insurance88.474.366.7

Insurance Types in 02459 - Newton Center, MA

Insurance Type (%)02459MAUSA
Employer Insurance63.554.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance9.55.46.2
Medicare2.83.54.6
Medicaid5.515.914.2
TRICARE0.71.12.7
VA00.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 02459 - Newton Center, MA

Income (%)02459MAUSA
Under $25,000989582
$25,000 to $49,999949584
$50,000 to $74,9991009688
$75,000 to $99,999969791
$100,000 and More999893

Types of Insurance by Income in 02459 - Newton Center, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00028138
$25,000 to $49,99966552
$50,000 to $74,99903785
$75,000 to $99,99942191
$100,000 and More11595

Insurance Rate by Age in 02459 - Newton Center, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)02459MAUSA
Under 181009994
Adults (18-64 years)989684
Seniors (65+ years)98.410099

Residents with Disabilities in 02459 - Newton Center, MA

Disability Type02459MAUSA
Any Disability7.511.612.5
Hearing Disability2.73.33.5
Vision Disability0.93.33.5
Cognitive Disability0.91.21.3
Ambulatory Disability4.167
Self-Care Disability0.70.90.9
Independent Living Disability3.65.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 02459

100

The Provider Index in 02459 - Newton Center, MA is 100, ranking 83 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 02459 - Newton Center, MA

For the 4,228 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 2,545 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 02459 - Newton Center, MA. An estimate of 119 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 3,348 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 02459 - Newton Center, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius02459MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents756238
Dentists per 10,000 residents14128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18413316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65624928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 02459

65

The Hospital Index in 02459 - Newton Center, MA is 65, ranking 11,539 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 02459 - Newton Center, MA

Travel Index

Travel Index in 02459

87

The Travel Index in 02459 - Newton Center, MA is 87, ranking 4,286 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 02459 - Newton Center, MA

21.1 percent of residents in 02459 - Newton Center, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.76 cars per household in 02459 - Newton Center, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.9 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 3.3 miles. 02459 - Newton Center, MA ranks 1,393 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Newton0Wellesley Hospital with a distance of 3 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 02459 - Newton Center, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)02459MAUSA
No Cars612.38.7
1 Car2935.432.9
2 Cars5236.537.3
3 Cars1211.214.1
4 or More Cars24.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 02459 - Newton Center, MA

Travel Method (%)02459MAUSA
Driving Solo63.37176.6
Driving with One Person6.567.1
Driving with Two People0.80.91.3
Driving with Three People00.30.5
Bus2.93.42.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train64.41.8
Walk4.64.82.7
Bicycle0.90.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 02459 - Newton Center, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Newton0Wellesley Hospital3
Saint Elizabeth's Medical Center3
Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital3

Work Travel Time in 02459 - Newton Center, MA

Average Travel Time02459MAUSA
Less than 10 min.8.220.423.3
10 to 14 min.7.813.215.3
15 to 19 min.7.61314.6
20 to 24 min.125.96.4
25 to 29 min.5.914.113.7
30 to 34 min.21.13.32.9
35 to 44 min.11.915.312
45 to 59 min.16.19.26.2
60 or more min.9.43.22.7
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