Overall Health Index

People Index

68

98.7% of the residents in 02715 has health insurance.

Provider Index

66

There are about 1,911 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02715.

Hospital Index

31

The average hospital rating near 02715 is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

96

Residents in 02715 travel 8.4 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

68

98.7% of the residents in 02715 has health insurance.

Provider Index

66

There are about 1,911 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02715.

Hospital Index

31

The average hospital rating near 02715 is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

96

Residents in 02715 travel 8.4 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 02715 - Dighton, MA

The Overall Health Index in 02715 - Dighton, MA is 83, ranking 5,570 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 3,625 residents live in 02715 - Dighton, MA with a median age of 38.4 years. 26.4 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 14.7 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 57.7 percent of the residents in 02715 is currently married, and 22.8 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 18.9 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 14.6 percent of the population living in 02715 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 02715 is $8,319. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 02715 - Dighton, MA is approximately $1,760. That means the residents typically spend about 21.2 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

95 percent of the population in 02715 - Dighton, MA drive to work alone. 1.7 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 56.4 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 8.5 percent of the residents in 02715 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 3.14 members with about 2.31 cars available per household. Approximately 0 percent of the households in 02715 - Dighton, 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.

31.6 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 80.6 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 02715 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.7 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 02715 - Dighton, MA would have to travel an average of 6.7 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Morton Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 1,911 physicians accessible to residents who live in 02715 - Dighton, MA.

Gender Ratio in 02715 - Dighton, MA

Gender (%)02715MAUSA
Male4748.549.3
Female5351.550.7

Racial Makeup in 02715 - Dighton, MA

Race (%)02715MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White93.178.973
Non-Hispanic Black2.27.412.7
Asian06.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.70.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.74.14.9
Two or More Races3.33.94.4

Median Income in 02715 - Dighton, MA

Income (%)02715MAUSA
Under $25,0005.513.516.9
$25,000 to $49,9991514.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99910.314.718.3
$75,000 to $99,9991413.213.7
$100,000 and More55.243.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 02715 - Dighton, MA

Livability02715MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)8,3196,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)1,7601,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)21.223.221.9

Education in 02715 - Dighton, MA

Education Level(%)02715MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education2.24.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma2.65.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent36.42527.5
Some College, No Degree17.216.121
Associate's Degree87.78.2
Bachelor's Degree18.922.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree14.618.211.4

People Index

People Index in 02715

68

The People Index in 02715 is 68, ranking 10,558 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 02715 - Dighton, MA

An estimate of 98.7 percent of all residents in 02715 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 02715 - Dighton, MA who have health insurance is 98.7 percent. 11.8 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 60.9 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 3.9 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 100 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 93 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 02715 - Dighton, MA

Insurance Type (%)02715MAUSA
No Insurance1.3312.2
Public Insurance31.63533
Private Insurance80.674.366.7

Insurance Types in 02715 - Dighton, MA

Insurance Type (%)02715MAUSA
Employer Insurance60.954.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance3.95.46.2
Medicare53.54.6
Medicaid11.815.914.2
TRICARE0.71.12.7
VA00.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 02715 - Dighton, MA

Income (%)02715MAUSA
Under $25,000939582
$25,000 to $49,9991009584
$50,000 to $74,9991009688
$75,000 to $99,9991009791
$100,000 and More999893

Types of Insurance by Income in 02715 - Dighton, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00075158
$25,000 to $49,99906652
$50,000 to $74,99905073
$75,000 to $99,99903491
$100,000 and More11690

Insurance Rate by Age in 02715 - Dighton, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)02715MAUSA
Under 181009994
Adults (18-64 years)999684
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 02715 - Dighton, MA

Disability Type02715MAUSA
Any Disability11.311.612.5
Hearing Disability2.83.33.5
Vision Disability0.93.33.5
Cognitive Disability2.91.21.3
Ambulatory Disability7.867
Self-Care Disability2.70.90.9
Independent Living Disability7.55.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 02715

66

The Provider Index in 02715 - Dighton, MA is 66, ranking 11,214 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 02715 - Dighton, MA

For the 956 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 150 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 02715 - Dighton, MA. An estimate of 8 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 531 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 02715 - Dighton, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius02715MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents256238
Dentists per 10,000 residents7128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1893316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65144928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 02715

31

The Hospital Index in 02715 - Dighton, MA is 31, ranking 22,756 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 02715 - Dighton, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Morton Hospital72/5
Southcoast Hospital Group73/5
Saint Anne's Hospital93/5
Sturdy Memorial Hospital112/5
Average Hospital8.42.5/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 02715

96

The Travel Index in 02715 - Dighton, MA is 96, ranking 1,314 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 02715 - Dighton, MA

18.7 percent of residents in 02715 - Dighton, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2.31 cars per household in 02715 - Dighton, MA with an approximate average household size of 3.14 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 8.4 miles. 02715 - Dighton, MA ranks 5,893 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Morton Hospital with a distance of 7 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 02715 - Dighton, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)02715MAUSA
No Cars012.38.7
1 Car1435.432.9
2 Cars5936.537.3
3 Cars1311.214.1
4 or More Cars134.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 02715 - Dighton, MA

Travel Method (%)02715MAUSA
Driving Solo897176.6
Driving with One Person5.567.1
Driving with Two People00.91.3
Driving with Three People00.30.5
Bus13.42.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train04.41.8
Walk1.34.82.7
Bicycle00.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 02715 - Dighton, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Morton Hospital7
Southcoast Hospital Group7
Saint Anne's Hospital9

Work Travel Time in 02715 - Dighton, MA

Average Travel Time02715MAUSA
Less than 10 min.9.920.423.3
10 to 14 min.12.513.215.3
15 to 19 min.10.71314.6
20 to 24 min.11.55.96.4
25 to 29 min.11.814.113.7
30 to 34 min.18.73.32.9
35 to 44 min.8.715.312
45 to 59 min.7.69.26.2
60 or more min.8.53.22.7
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