Overall Health Index

People Index

55

97% of the residents in 02540 has health insurance.

Provider Index

76

There are about 983 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02540.

Hospital Index

73

The average hospital rating near 02540 is 4.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

65

Residents in 02540 travel 13.4 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

55

97% of the residents in 02540 has health insurance.

Provider Index

76

There are about 983 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02540.

Hospital Index

73

The average hospital rating near 02540 is 4.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

65

Residents in 02540 travel 13.4 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 02540 - Falmouth, MA

The Overall Health Index in 02540 - Falmouth, MA is 86, ranking 4,647 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 8,635 residents live in 02540 - Falmouth, MA with a median age of 59 years. 14.9 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 33.5 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 55.2 percent of the residents in 02540 is currently married, and 21 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 24 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 29.3 percent of the population living in 02540 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 02540 is $5,376. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 02540 - Falmouth, MA is approximately $1,041. That means the residents typically spend about 19.4 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

85.6 percent of the population in 02540 - Falmouth, MA drive to work alone. 3 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 80.2 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 7.4 percent of the residents in 02540 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.08 members with about 1.5 cars available per household. Approximately 13 percent of the households in 02540 - Falmouth, 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.

47.9 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 79.3 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 02540 have VA health insurance. Also, 3.5 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 02540 - Falmouth, MA would have to travel an average of 0.6 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Falmouth Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 983 physicians accessible to residents who live in 02540 - Falmouth, MA.

Gender Ratio in 02540 - Falmouth, MA

Gender (%)02540MAUSA
Male4848.549.3
Female5251.550.7

Racial Makeup in 02540 - Falmouth, MA

Race (%)02540MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White89.978.973
Non-Hispanic Black2.37.412.7
Asian5.16.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.54.14.9
Two or More Races0.83.94.4

Median Income in 02540 - Falmouth, MA

Income (%)02540MAUSA
Under $25,00014.513.516.9
$25,000 to $49,99913.314.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99910.214.718.3
$75,000 to $99,99916.313.213.7
$100,000 and More45.643.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 02540 - Falmouth, MA

Livability02540MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)5,3766,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)1,0411,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)19.423.221.9

Education in 02540 - Falmouth, MA

Education Level(%)02540MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education1.84.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma2.45.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent20.22527.5
Some College, No Degree15.916.121
Associate's Degree6.37.78.2
Bachelor's Degree2422.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree29.318.211.4

People Index

People Index in 02540

55

The People Index in 02540 is 55, ranking 14,846 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 02540 - Falmouth, MA

An estimate of 97 percent of all residents in 02540 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 02540 - Falmouth, MA who have health insurance is 97 percent. 8.6 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 41.5 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 5.7 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 96 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 100 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 02540 - Falmouth, MA

Insurance Type (%)02540MAUSA
No Insurance3312.2
Public Insurance47.93533
Private Insurance79.374.366.7

Insurance Types in 02540 - Falmouth, MA

Insurance Type (%)02540MAUSA
Employer Insurance41.554.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance5.75.46.2
Medicare7.43.54.6
Medicaid8.615.914.2
TRICARE3.51.12.7
VA00.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 02540 - Falmouth, MA

Income (%)02540MAUSA
Under $25,0001009582
$25,000 to $49,999959584
$50,000 to $74,999969688
$75,000 to $99,999999791
$100,000 and More999893

Types of Insurance by Income in 02540 - Falmouth, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00009147
$25,000 to $49,99957659
$50,000 to $74,99945582
$75,000 to $99,99913590
$100,000 and More12892

Insurance Rate by Age in 02540 - Falmouth, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)02540MAUSA
Under 18999994
Adults (18-64 years)979684
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 02540 - Falmouth, MA

Disability Type02540MAUSA
Any Disability15.111.612.5
Hearing Disability4.33.33.5
Vision Disability33.33.5
Cognitive Disability1.61.21.3
Ambulatory Disability8.167
Self-Care Disability1.30.90.9
Independent Living Disability6.85.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 02540

76

The Provider Index in 02540 - Falmouth, MA is 76, ranking 7,916 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 02540 - Falmouth, MA

For the 1,285 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 74 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 02540 - Falmouth, MA. An estimate of 5 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 2,895 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 02540 - Falmouth, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius02540MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents316238
Dentists per 10,000 residents8128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18123316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65124928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 02540

73

The Hospital Index in 02540 - Falmouth, MA is 73, ranking 8,902 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 02540 - Falmouth, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Falmouth Hospital14/5
Martha's Vineyard Hospital84/5
Cape Cod Hospital195/5
Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth264/5
Average Hospital13.44.3/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 02540

65

The Travel Index in 02540 - Falmouth, MA is 65, ranking 11,544 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 02540 - Falmouth, MA

4.1 percent of residents in 02540 - Falmouth, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.5 cars per household in 02540 - Falmouth, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.08 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 13.4 miles. 02540 - Falmouth, MA ranks 10,459 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Falmouth Hospital with a distance of 1 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 02540 - Falmouth, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)02540MAUSA
No Cars1312.38.7
1 Car3935.432.9
2 Cars3636.537.3
3 Cars1011.214.1
4 or More Cars24.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 02540 - Falmouth, MA

Travel Method (%)02540MAUSA
Driving Solo76.67176.6
Driving with One Person3.167.1
Driving with Two People0.60.91.3
Driving with Three People2.20.30.5
Bus2.13.42.5
Taxi0.30.20.1
Train0.44.41.8
Walk5.14.82.7
Bicycle2.30.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 02540 - Falmouth, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Falmouth Hospital1
Martha's Vineyard Hospital8
Cape Cod Hospital19

Work Travel Time in 02540 - Falmouth, MA

Average Travel Time02540MAUSA
Less than 10 min.24.320.423.3
10 to 14 min.2713.215.3
15 to 19 min.19.21314.6
20 to 24 min.8.85.96.4
25 to 29 min.0.914.113.7
30 to 34 min.4.13.32.9
35 to 44 min.2.515.312
45 to 59 min.5.99.26.2
60 or more min.7.43.22.7
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