Overall Health Index

People Index

6

92.2% of the residents in 02744 has health insurance.

Provider Index

65

There are about 1,214 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02744.

Hospital Index

48

The average hospital rating near 02744 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

14

Residents in 02744 travel 15.9 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

6

92.2% of the residents in 02744 has health insurance.

Provider Index

65

There are about 1,214 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02744.

Hospital Index

48

The average hospital rating near 02744 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

14

Residents in 02744 travel 15.9 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 02744 - New Bedford, MA

The Overall Health Index in 02744 - New Bedford, MA is 15, ranking 28,057 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 11,231 residents live in 02744 - New Bedford, MA with a median age of 37.8 years. 23 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 12.3 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 35.3 percent of the residents in 02744 is currently married, and 45.4 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 10.3 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 4.6 percent of the population living in 02744 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 02744 is $2,685. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 02744 - New Bedford, MA is approximately $787. That means the residents typically spend about 29.3 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

89.8 percent of the population in 02744 - New Bedford, 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 70.7 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 11.9 percent of the residents in 02744 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.41 members with about 1.13 cars available per household. Approximately 24 percent of the households in 02744 - New Bedford, 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.

59.6 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 44.1 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 02744 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.9 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 02744 - New Bedford, MA would have to travel an average of 14 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Southcoast Hospital Group. In a 20-mile radius, there are 1,214 physicians accessible to residents who live in 02744 - New Bedford, MA.

Gender Ratio in 02744 - New Bedford, MA

Gender (%)02744MAUSA
Male4748.549.3
Female5351.550.7

Racial Makeup in 02744 - New Bedford, MA

Race (%)02744MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White70.578.973
Non-Hispanic Black6.57.412.7
Asian0.96.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.10.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race1.14.14.9
Two or More Races5.13.94.4

Median Income in 02744 - New Bedford, MA

Income (%)02744MAUSA
Under $25,00032.713.516.9
$25,000 to $49,99923.314.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99921.214.718.3
$75,000 to $99,99911.913.213.7
$100,000 and More10.943.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 02744 - New Bedford, MA

Livability02744MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)2,6856,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)7871,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)29.323.221.9

Education in 02744 - New Bedford, MA

Education Level(%)02744MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education244.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma12.25.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent28.42527.5
Some College, No Degree14.416.121
Associate's Degree6.17.78.2
Bachelor's Degree10.322.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree4.618.211.4

People Index

People Index in 02744

6

The People Index in 02744 is 6, ranking 31,340 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 02744 - New Bedford, MA

An estimate of 92.2 percent of all residents in 02744 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 02744 - New Bedford, MA who have health insurance is 92.2 percent. 40.7 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 30.4 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 2.9 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 92 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 95 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 02744 - New Bedford, MA

Insurance Type (%)02744MAUSA
No Insurance7.8312.2
Public Insurance59.63533
Private Insurance44.174.366.7

Insurance Types in 02744 - New Bedford, MA

Insurance Type (%)02744MAUSA
Employer Insurance30.454.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance2.95.46.2
Medicare3.73.54.6
Medicaid40.715.914.2
TRICARE0.91.12.7
VA00.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 02744 - New Bedford, MA

Income (%)02744MAUSA
Under $25,000959582
$25,000 to $49,999929584
$50,000 to $74,999929688
$75,000 to $99,999979791
$100,000 and More939893

Types of Insurance by Income in 02744 - New Bedford, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00058323
$25,000 to $49,99986239
$50,000 to $74,99985151
$75,000 to $99,99934465
$100,000 and More71682

Insurance Rate by Age in 02744 - New Bedford, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)02744MAUSA
Under 18989994
Adults (18-64 years)919684
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 02744 - New Bedford, MA

Disability Type02744MAUSA
Any Disability1711.612.5
Hearing Disability3.73.33.5
Vision Disability2.13.33.5
Cognitive Disability2.11.21.3
Ambulatory Disability9.667
Self-Care Disability1.30.90.9
Independent Living Disability10.15.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 02744

65

The Provider Index in 02744 - New Bedford, MA is 65, ranking 11,544 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 02744 - New Bedford, MA

For the 2,584 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 94 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 02744 - New Bedford, MA. An estimate of 4 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 1,384 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 02744 - New Bedford, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius02744MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents276238
Dentists per 10,000 residents6128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18103316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65124928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 02744

48

The Hospital Index in 02744 - New Bedford, MA is 48, ranking 17,148 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 02744 - New Bedford, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Southcoast Hospital Group143/5
Saint Anne's Hospital143/5
Falmouth Hospital154/5
Martha's Vineyard Hospital204/5
Average Hospital15.93.5/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 02744

14

The Travel Index in 02744 - New Bedford, MA is 14, ranking 28,368 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 02744 - New Bedford, MA

7.2 percent of residents in 02744 - New Bedford, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.13 cars per household in 02744 - New Bedford, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.41 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 15.9 miles. 02744 - New Bedford, MA ranks 13,962 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 14 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 02744 - New Bedford, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)02744MAUSA
No Cars2412.38.7
1 Car4735.432.9
2 Cars2336.537.3
3 Cars511.214.1
4 or More Cars14.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 02744 - New Bedford, MA

Travel Method (%)02744MAUSA
Driving Solo66.67176.6
Driving with One Person16.867.1
Driving with Two People2.10.91.3
Driving with Three People1.80.30.5
Bus3.93.42.5
Taxi0.40.20.1
Train04.41.8
Walk5.44.82.7
Bicycle0.90.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 02744 - New Bedford, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Southcoast Hospital Group14
Saint Anne's Hospital14
Falmouth Hospital15

Work Travel Time in 02744 - New Bedford, MA

Average Travel Time02744MAUSA
Less than 10 min.12.520.423.3
10 to 14 min.14.413.215.3
15 to 19 min.22.71314.6
20 to 24 min.15.65.96.4
25 to 29 min.5.614.113.7
30 to 34 min.7.23.32.9
35 to 44 min.415.312
45 to 59 min.6.39.26.2
60 or more min.11.93.22.7
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