Overall Health Index

People Index

38

90.4% of the residents in 02538 has health insurance.

Provider Index

69

There are about 1,167 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02538.

Hospital Index

88

The average hospital rating near 02538 is 4.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

25

Residents in 02538 travel 17.4 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

38

90.4% of the residents in 02538 has health insurance.

Provider Index

69

There are about 1,167 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02538.

Hospital Index

88

The average hospital rating near 02538 is 4.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

25

Residents in 02538 travel 17.4 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 02538 - East Wareham, MA

The Overall Health Index in 02538 - East Wareham, MA is 62, ranking 12,498 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 3,228 residents live in 02538 - East Wareham, MA with a median age of 35.4 years. 20.5 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 12.2 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 34.3 percent of the residents in 02538 is currently married, and 40.6 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 10.5 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 6.6 percent of the population living in 02538 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 02538 is $5,439. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 02538 - East Wareham, MA is approximately $1,318. That means the residents typically spend about 24.2 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

91.8 percent of the population in 02538 - East Wareham, MA drive to work alone. 0 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 56.2 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 8.2 percent of the residents in 02538 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.52 members with about 1.73 cars available per household. Approximately 4 percent of the households in 02538 - East Wareham, 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.

37.1 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 66.5 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 02538 have VA health insurance. Also, 1.2 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 02538 - East Wareham, MA would have to travel an average of 11.6 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth. In a 20-mile radius, there are 1,167 physicians accessible to residents who live in 02538 - East Wareham, MA.

Gender Ratio in 02538 - East Wareham, MA

Gender (%)02538MAUSA
Male5048.549.3
Female5051.550.7

Racial Makeup in 02538 - East Wareham, MA

Race (%)02538MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White93.778.973
Non-Hispanic Black3.37.412.7
Asian06.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race04.14.9
Two or More Races1.23.94.4

Median Income in 02538 - East Wareham, MA

Income (%)02538MAUSA
Under $25,00010.613.516.9
$25,000 to $49,99917.114.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99922.814.718.3
$75,000 to $99,9993513.213.7
$100,000 and More14.543.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 02538 - East Wareham, MA

Livability02538MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)5,4396,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)1,3181,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)24.223.221.9

Education in 02538 - East Wareham, MA

Education Level(%)02538MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education1.74.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma8.85.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent44.22527.5
Some College, No Degree21.916.121
Associate's Degree6.27.78.2
Bachelor's Degree10.522.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree6.618.211.4

People Index

People Index in 02538

38

The People Index in 02538 is 38, ranking 20,784 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 02538 - East Wareham, MA

An estimate of 90.4 percent of all residents in 02538 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 02538 - East Wareham, MA who have health insurance is 90.4 percent. 17 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 44.9 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 8.6 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 96 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 02538 - East Wareham, MA

Insurance Type (%)02538MAUSA
No Insurance9.6312.2
Public Insurance37.13533
Private Insurance66.574.366.7

Insurance Types in 02538 - East Wareham, MA

Insurance Type (%)02538MAUSA
Employer Insurance44.954.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance8.65.46.2
Medicare5.73.54.6
Medicaid1715.914.2
TRICARE1.21.12.7
VA00.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 02538 - East Wareham, MA

Income (%)02538MAUSA
Under $25,000969582
$25,000 to $49,999739584
$50,000 to $74,999999688
$75,000 to $99,9991009791
$100,000 and More839893

Types of Insurance by Income in 02538 - East Wareham, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00049623
$25,000 to $49,999274542
$50,000 to $74,99913871
$75,000 to $99,99902187
$100,000 and More172173

Insurance Rate by Age in 02538 - East Wareham, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)02538MAUSA
Under 18989994
Adults (18-64 years)909684
Seniors (65+ years)97.210099

Residents with Disabilities in 02538 - East Wareham, MA

Disability Type02538MAUSA
Any Disability13.911.612.5
Hearing Disability2.43.33.5
Vision Disability2.73.33.5
Cognitive Disability3.21.21.3
Ambulatory Disability567
Self-Care Disability2.60.90.9
Independent Living Disability75.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 02538

69

The Provider Index in 02538 - East Wareham, MA is 69, ranking 10,226 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 02538 - East Wareham, MA

For the 662 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 92 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 02538 - East Wareham, MA. An estimate of 6 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 395 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 02538 - East Wareham, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius02538MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents266238
Dentists per 10,000 residents7128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18103316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65114928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 02538

88

The Hospital Index in 02538 - East Wareham, MA is 88, ranking 3,948 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 02538 - East Wareham, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital0Plymouth124/5
Falmouth Hospital154/5
Cape Cod Hospital215/5
Martha's Vineyard Hospital224/5
Average Hospital17.44.3/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 02538

25

The Travel Index in 02538 - East Wareham, MA is 25, ranking 24,734 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 02538 - East Wareham, MA

11.9 percent of residents in 02538 - East Wareham, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.73 cars per household in 02538 - East Wareham, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.52 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 17.4 miles. 02538 - East Wareham, MA ranks 16,365 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital0Plymouth with a distance of 12 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 02538 - East Wareham, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)02538MAUSA
No Cars412.38.7
1 Car4035.432.9
2 Cars3736.537.3
3 Cars1611.214.1
4 or More Cars34.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 02538 - East Wareham, MA

Travel Method (%)02538MAUSA
Driving Solo86.77176.6
Driving with One Person10.867.1
Driving with Two People00.91.3
Driving with Three People00.30.5
Bus03.42.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train04.41.8
Walk04.82.7
Bicycle00.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 02538 - East Wareham, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital0Plymouth12
Falmouth Hospital15
Cape Cod Hospital21

Work Travel Time in 02538 - East Wareham, MA

Average Travel Time02538MAUSA
Less than 10 min.7.820.423.3
10 to 14 min.13.113.215.3
15 to 19 min.9.91314.6
20 to 24 min.14.25.96.4
25 to 29 min.11.314.113.7
30 to 34 min.11.93.32.9
35 to 44 min.16.215.312
45 to 59 min.7.69.26.2
60 or more min.8.23.22.7
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