Overall Health Index

People Index

34

100% of the residents in 02542 has health insurance.

Provider Index

76

There are about 934 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02542.

Hospital Index

98

The average hospital rating near 02542 is 4.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

29

Residents in 02542 travel 14.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

34

100% of the residents in 02542 has health insurance.

Provider Index

76

There are about 934 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02542.

Hospital Index

98

The average hospital rating near 02542 is 4.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

29

Residents in 02542 travel 14.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA

The Overall Health Index in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA is 72, ranking 9,570 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 756 residents live in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA with a median age of 26.2 years. 37.6 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 0.5 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 68.3 percent of the residents in 02542 is currently married, and 22.7 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 21.3 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 7.9 percent of the population living in 02542 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 02542 is $3,700. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA is approximately $1,019. That means the residents typically spend about 27.5 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

93.5 percent of the population in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA drive to work alone. 3.1 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 90 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 1.4 percent of the residents in 02542 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.51 members with about 1.55 cars available per household. Approximately 8 percent of the households in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, 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.

17.6 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 82.9 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 02542 have VA health insurance. Also, 76.3 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA would have to travel an average of 10.3 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Falmouth Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 934 physicians accessible to residents who live in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA.

Gender Ratio in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA

Gender (%)02542MAUSA
Male5548.549.3
Female4551.550.7

Racial Makeup in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA

Race (%)02542MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White85.578.973
Non-Hispanic Black5.77.412.7
Asian2.46.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian0.300.2
Other Race0.94.14.9
Two or More Races3.43.94.4

Median Income in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA

Income (%)02542MAUSA
Under $25,00016.413.516.9
$25,000 to $49,99929.814.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99922.814.718.3
$75,000 to $99,99925.313.213.7
$100,000 and More5.743.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA

Livability02542MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,7006,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)1,0191,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)27.523.221.9

Education in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA

Education Level(%)02542MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education04.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma2.55.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent19.52527.5
Some College, No Degree44.916.121
Associate's Degree3.87.78.2
Bachelor's Degree21.322.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree7.918.211.4

People Index

People Index in 02542

34

The People Index in 02542 is 34, ranking 22,104 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA

An estimate of 100 percent of all residents in 02542 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA who have health insurance is 100 percent. 13.5 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 12.6 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 0 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 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 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA

Insurance Type (%)02542MAUSA
No Insurance0312.2
Public Insurance17.63533
Private Insurance82.974.366.7

Insurance Types in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA

Insurance Type (%)02542MAUSA
Employer Insurance12.654.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance05.46.2
Medicare03.54.6
Medicaid13.515.914.2
TRICARE76.31.12.7
VA00.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA

Income (%)02542MAUSA
Under $25,0001009582
$25,000 to $49,9991009584
$50,000 to $74,9991009688
$75,000 to $99,9991009791
$100,000 and More1009893

Types of Insurance by Income in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00001000
$25,000 to $49,99900100
$50,000 to $74,9990397
$75,000 to $99,99902100
$100,000 and More00100

Insurance Rate by Age in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)02542MAUSA
Under 181009994
Adults (18-64 years)1009684
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA

Disability Type02542MAUSA
Any Disability11.111.612.5
Hearing Disability03.33.5
Vision Disability03.33.5
Cognitive Disability10.51.21.3
Ambulatory Disability0.667
Self-Care Disability6.40.90.9
Independent Living Disability10.25.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 02542

76

The Provider Index in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA is 76, ranking 7,916 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA

For the 284 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 80 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA. An estimate of 4 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 4 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius02542MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents306238
Dentists per 10,000 residents8128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18143316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65124928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 02542

98

The Hospital Index in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA is 98, ranking 660 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Falmouth Hospital104/5
Cape Cod Hospital155/5
Martha's Vineyard Hospital174/5
Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth174/5
Average Hospital14.74.3/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 02542

29

The Travel Index in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA is 29, ranking 23,419 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA

0.9 percent of residents in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.55 cars per household in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.51 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 14.7 miles. 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA ranks 12,242 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 10 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)02542MAUSA
No Cars812.38.7
1 Car3535.432.9
2 Cars5036.537.3
3 Cars711.214.1
4 or More Cars04.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA

Travel Method (%)02542MAUSA
Driving Solo90.57176.6
Driving with One Person1.767.1
Driving with Two People00.91.3
Driving with Three People00.30.5
Bus03.42.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train04.41.8
Walk54.82.7
Bicycle00.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Falmouth Hospital10
Cape Cod Hospital15
Martha's Vineyard Hospital17

Work Travel Time in 02542 - Buzzards Bay, MA

Average Travel Time02542MAUSA
Less than 10 min.46.420.423.3
10 to 14 min.25.413.215.3
15 to 19 min.4.81314.6
20 to 24 min.7.45.96.4
25 to 29 min.614.113.7
30 to 34 min.0.93.32.9
35 to 44 min.4.315.312
45 to 59 min.3.49.26.2
60 or more min.1.43.22.7
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