Overall Health Index

People Index

27

97.1% of the residents in 02726 has health insurance.

Provider Index

59

There are about 1,376 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02726.

Hospital Index

11

The average hospital rating near 02726 is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

89

Residents in 02726 travel 8.2 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

27

97.1% of the residents in 02726 has health insurance.

Provider Index

59

There are about 1,376 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02726.

Hospital Index

11

The average hospital rating near 02726 is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

89

Residents in 02726 travel 8.2 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 02726 - Somerset, MA

The Overall Health Index in 02726 - Somerset, MA is 41, ranking 19,476 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 15,959 residents live in 02726 - Somerset, MA with a median age of 45.7 years. 19.3 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 22.7 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 52.9 percent of the residents in 02726 is currently married, and 27.9 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 16 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 9.1 percent of the population living in 02726 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 02726 is $5,828. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 02726 - Somerset, MA is approximately $1,135. That means the residents typically spend about 19.5 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

94.5 percent of the population in 02726 - Somerset, MA drive to work alone. 0.3 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 67 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 7.8 percent of the residents in 02726 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.63 members with about 1.93 cars available per household. Approximately 4 percent of the households in 02726 - Somerset, 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.

42.2 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 76 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 02726 have VA health insurance. Also, 1.6 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 02726 - Somerset, MA would have to travel an average of 3.5 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Southcoast Hospital Group. In a 20-mile radius, there are 1,376 physicians accessible to residents who live in 02726 - Somerset, MA.

Gender Ratio in 02726 - Somerset, MA

Gender (%)02726MAUSA
Male4948.549.3
Female5151.550.7

Racial Makeup in 02726 - Somerset, MA

Race (%)02726MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White97.678.973
Non-Hispanic Black0.17.412.7
Asian0.96.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.14.14.9
Two or More Races0.83.94.4

Median Income in 02726 - Somerset, MA

Income (%)02726MAUSA
Under $25,00010.213.516.9
$25,000 to $49,99914.714.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99917.414.718.3
$75,000 to $99,99919.313.213.7
$100,000 and More38.543.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 02726 - Somerset, MA

Livability02726MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)5,8286,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)1,1351,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)19.523.221.9

Education in 02726 - Somerset, MA

Education Level(%)02726MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education5.74.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma7.55.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent32.92527.5
Some College, No Degree18.616.121
Associate's Degree10.37.78.2
Bachelor's Degree1622.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree9.118.211.4

People Index

People Index in 02726

27

The People Index in 02726 is 27, ranking 24,412 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 02726 - Somerset, MA

An estimate of 97.1 percent of all residents in 02726 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 02726 - Somerset, MA who have health insurance is 97.1 percent. 13.1 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 52.7 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 1.7 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 95 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 02726 - Somerset, MA

Insurance Type (%)02726MAUSA
No Insurance2.9312.2
Public Insurance42.23533
Private Insurance7674.366.7

Insurance Types in 02726 - Somerset, MA

Insurance Type (%)02726MAUSA
Employer Insurance52.754.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance1.75.46.2
Medicare5.13.54.6
Medicaid13.115.914.2
TRICARE1.61.12.7
VA00.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 02726 - Somerset, MA

Income (%)02726MAUSA
Under $25,000989582
$25,000 to $49,999989584
$50,000 to $74,999959688
$75,000 to $99,999969791
$100,000 and More1009893

Types of Insurance by Income in 02726 - Somerset, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00028349
$25,000 to $49,99927662
$50,000 to $74,99956064
$75,000 to $99,99942283
$100,000 and More02091

Insurance Rate by Age in 02726 - Somerset, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)02726MAUSA
Under 181009994
Adults (18-64 years)969684
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 02726 - Somerset, MA

Disability Type02726MAUSA
Any Disability16.311.612.5
Hearing Disability5.73.33.5
Vision Disability3.23.33.5
Cognitive Disability2.31.21.3
Ambulatory Disability7.267
Self-Care Disability1.30.90.9
Independent Living Disability65.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 02726

59

The Provider Index in 02726 - Somerset, MA is 59, ranking 13,524 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 02726 - Somerset, MA

For the 3,078 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 112 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 02726 - Somerset, MA. An estimate of 5 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 3,620 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 02726 - Somerset, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius02726MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents226238
Dentists per 10,000 residents6128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1883316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65124928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 02726

11

The Hospital Index in 02726 - Somerset, MA is 11, ranking 29,359 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 02726 - Somerset, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Southcoast Hospital Group43/5
Saint Anne's Hospital53/5
Morton Hospital102/5
Sturdy Memorial Hospital142/5
Average Hospital8.22.5/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 02726

89

The Travel Index in 02726 - Somerset, MA is 89, ranking 3,624 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 02726 - Somerset, MA

12.3 percent of residents in 02726 - Somerset, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.93 cars per household in 02726 - Somerset, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.63 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 8.2 miles. 02726 - Somerset, MA ranks 5,707 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Southcoast Hospital Group with a distance of 4 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 02726 - Somerset, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)02726MAUSA
No Cars412.38.7
1 Car3135.432.9
2 Cars4236.537.3
3 Cars1611.214.1
4 or More Cars64.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 02726 - Somerset, MA

Travel Method (%)02726MAUSA
Driving Solo90.57176.6
Driving with One Person4.467.1
Driving with Two People0.60.91.3
Driving with Three People00.30.5
Bus03.42.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train04.41.8
Walk0.34.82.7
Bicycle00.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 02726 - Somerset, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Southcoast Hospital Group4
Saint Anne's Hospital5
Morton Hospital10

Work Travel Time in 02726 - Somerset, MA

Average Travel Time02726MAUSA
Less than 10 min.1020.423.3
10 to 14 min.19.113.215.3
15 to 19 min.15.61314.6
20 to 24 min.12.55.96.4
25 to 29 min.9.814.113.7
30 to 34 min.12.33.32.9
35 to 44 min.6.315.312
45 to 59 min.6.69.26.2
60 or more min.7.83.22.7
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