Overall Health Index

People Index

5

91.8% of the residents in 02746 has health insurance.

Provider Index

65

There are about 1,386 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02746.

Hospital Index

21

The average hospital rating near 02746 is 3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

21

Residents in 02746 travel 14.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

5

91.8% of the residents in 02746 has health insurance.

Provider Index

65

There are about 1,386 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02746.

Hospital Index

21

The average hospital rating near 02746 is 3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

21

Residents in 02746 travel 14.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 02746 - New Bedford, MA

The Overall Health Index in 02746 - New Bedford, MA is 9, ranking 30,332 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 15,419 residents live in 02746 - New Bedford, MA with a median age of 32.9 years. 27.2 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 11.1 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 35 percent of the residents in 02746 is currently married, and 43 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 6.2 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 1.9 percent of the population living in 02746 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 02746 is $2,363. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 02746 - New Bedford, MA is approximately $777. That means the residents typically spend about 32.9 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

84.4 percent of the population in 02746 - New Bedford, MA drive to work alone. 2.8 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 75.4 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 9.2 percent of the residents in 02746 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.52 members with about 1 cars available per household. Approximately 32 percent of the households in 02746 - 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.

69 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 31.1 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.1 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 02746 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.5 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 02746 - New Bedford, MA would have to travel an average of 11.1 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Southcoast Hospital Group. In a 20-mile radius, there are 1,386 physicians accessible to residents who live in 02746 - New Bedford, MA.

Gender Ratio in 02746 - New Bedford, MA

Gender (%)02746MAUSA
Male4748.549.3
Female5351.550.7

Racial Makeup in 02746 - New Bedford, MA

Race (%)02746MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White57.678.973
Non-Hispanic Black10.47.412.7
Asian1.26.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.80.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.74.14.9
Two or More Races2.13.94.4

Median Income in 02746 - New Bedford, MA

Income (%)02746MAUSA
Under $25,00037.113.516.9
$25,000 to $49,99930.214.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99911.614.718.3
$75,000 to $99,9999.213.213.7
$100,000 and More1243.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 02746 - New Bedford, MA

Livability02746MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)2,3636,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)7771,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)32.923.221.9

Education in 02746 - New Bedford, MA

Education Level(%)02746MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education224.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma15.65.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent33.32527.5
Some College, No Degree16.216.121
Associate's Degree4.87.78.2
Bachelor's Degree6.222.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree1.918.211.4

People Index

People Index in 02746

5

The People Index in 02746 is 5, ranking 31,670 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 02746 - New Bedford, MA

An estimate of 91.8 percent of all residents in 02746 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 02746 - New Bedford, MA who have health insurance is 91.8 percent. 52.9 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 21.8 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 1.4 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 91 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 96 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 02746 - New Bedford, MA

Insurance Type (%)02746MAUSA
No Insurance8.2312.2
Public Insurance693533
Private Insurance31.174.366.7

Insurance Types in 02746 - New Bedford, MA

Insurance Type (%)02746MAUSA
Employer Insurance21.854.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance1.45.46.2
Medicare3.23.54.6
Medicaid52.915.914.2
TRICARE0.51.12.7
VA0.10.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 02746 - New Bedford, MA

Income (%)02746MAUSA
Under $25,000969582
$25,000 to $49,999929584
$50,000 to $74,999919688
$75,000 to $99,999889791
$100,000 and More899893

Types of Insurance by Income in 02746 - New Bedford, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00048814
$25,000 to $49,99987327
$50,000 to $74,99995744
$75,000 to $99,999123858
$100,000 and More113163

Insurance Rate by Age in 02746 - New Bedford, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)02746MAUSA
Under 18989994
Adults (18-64 years)899684
Seniors (65+ years)99.610099

Residents with Disabilities in 02746 - New Bedford, MA

Disability Type02746MAUSA
Any Disability16.511.612.5
Hearing Disability2.83.33.5
Vision Disability2.73.33.5
Cognitive Disability2.21.21.3
Ambulatory Disability9.167
Self-Care Disability10.90.9
Independent Living Disability10.35.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 02746

65

The Provider Index in 02746 - New Bedford, MA is 65, ranking 11,544 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 02746 - New Bedford, MA

For the 4,191 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 106 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 02746 - New Bedford, MA. An estimate of 6 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 1,710 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 02746 - New Bedford, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius02746MAUSA
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 02746

21

The Hospital Index in 02746 - New Bedford, MA is 21, ranking 26,054 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 02746 - New Bedford, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Southcoast Hospital Group113/5
Saint Anne's Hospital123/5
Falmouth Hospital184/5
Morton Hospital192/5
Average Hospital14.83/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 02746

21

The Travel Index in 02746 - New Bedford, MA is 21, ranking 26,052 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 02746 - New Bedford, MA

7.4 percent of residents in 02746 - New Bedford, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1 cars per household in 02746 - New Bedford, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.52 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 14.8 miles. 02746 - New Bedford, MA ranks 12,347 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 11 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 02746 - New Bedford, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)02746MAUSA
No Cars3212.38.7
1 Car4735.432.9
2 Cars1536.537.3
3 Cars511.214.1
4 or More Cars24.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 02746 - New Bedford, MA

Travel Method (%)02746MAUSA
Driving Solo62.97176.6
Driving with One Person15.467.1
Driving with Two People3.40.91.3
Driving with Three People2.70.30.5
Bus2.63.42.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train04.41.8
Walk7.84.82.7
Bicycle0.40.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 02746 - New Bedford, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Southcoast Hospital Group11
Saint Anne's Hospital12
Falmouth Hospital18

Work Travel Time in 02746 - New Bedford, MA

Average Travel Time02746MAUSA
Less than 10 min.15.120.423.3
10 to 14 min.22.613.215.3
15 to 19 min.21.31314.6
20 to 24 min.10.45.96.4
25 to 29 min.6.114.113.7
30 to 34 min.7.43.32.9
35 to 44 min.4.615.312
45 to 59 min.3.49.26.2
60 or more min.9.23.22.7
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