Overall Health Index

People Index

4

95.8% of the residents in 02780 has health insurance.

Provider Index

66

There are about 2,485 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02780.

Hospital Index

2

The average hospital rating near 02780 is 2.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

75

Residents in 02780 travel 9.2 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

4

95.8% of the residents in 02780 has health insurance.

Provider Index

66

There are about 2,485 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02780.

Hospital Index

2

The average hospital rating near 02780 is 2.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

75

Residents in 02780 travel 9.2 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 02780 - Taunton, MA

The Overall Health Index in 02780 - Taunton, MA is 20, ranking 26,396 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 49,807 residents live in 02780 - Taunton, MA with a median age of 42 years. 20.7 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 14.1 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 43 percent of the residents in 02780 is currently married, and 34.7 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 13.4 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 5.7 percent of the population living in 02780 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 02780 is $4,318. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 02780 - Taunton, MA is approximately $1,100. That means the residents typically spend about 25.5 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

93.2 percent of the population in 02780 - Taunton, MA drive to work alone. 1.5 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 54.6 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 11 percent of the residents in 02780 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.48 members with about 1.62 cars available per household. Approximately 12 percent of the households in 02780 - Taunton, 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.

43.5 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 66.9 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 02780 have VA health insurance. Also, 1.2 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 02780 - Taunton, MA would have to travel an average of 1.3 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Morton Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 2,485 physicians accessible to residents who live in 02780 - Taunton, MA.

Gender Ratio in 02780 - Taunton, MA

Gender (%)02780MAUSA
Male4848.549.3
Female5251.550.7

Racial Makeup in 02780 - Taunton, MA

Race (%)02780MAUSA
Non-Hispanic White86.278.973
Non-Hispanic Black7.37.412.7
Asian1.26.35.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.64.14.9
Two or More Races1.83.94.4

Median Income in 02780 - Taunton, MA

Income (%)02780MAUSA
Under $25,00016.413.516.9
$25,000 to $49,99921.514.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99918.614.718.3
$75,000 to $99,99914.913.213.7
$100,000 and More28.743.829.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 02780 - Taunton, MA

Livability02780MAUSA
Monthly Income ($)4,3186,1814,897
Housing Costs ($)1,1001,4311,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)25.523.221.9

Education in 02780 - Taunton, MA

Education Level(%)02780MAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education7.44.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma9.55.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent33.92527.5
Some College, No Degree20.216.121
Associate's Degree9.97.78.2
Bachelor's Degree13.422.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree5.718.211.4

People Index

People Index in 02780

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The People Index in 02780 is 4, ranking 32,000 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 02780 - Taunton, MA

An estimate of 95.8 percent of all residents in 02780 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 02780 - Taunton, MA who have health insurance is 95.8 percent. 21.2 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 48 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 93 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 94 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 02780 - Taunton, MA

Insurance Type (%)02780MAUSA
No Insurance4.2312.2
Public Insurance43.53533
Private Insurance66.974.366.7

Insurance Types in 02780 - Taunton, MA

Insurance Type (%)02780MAUSA
Employer Insurance4854.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance2.95.46.2
Medicare3.63.54.6
Medicaid21.215.914.2
TRICARE1.21.12.7
VA0.10.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 02780 - Taunton, MA

Income (%)02780MAUSA
Under $25,000949582
$25,000 to $49,999979584
$50,000 to $74,999939688
$75,000 to $99,999989791
$100,000 and More989893

Types of Insurance by Income in 02780 - Taunton, MA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00068629
$25,000 to $49,99936652
$50,000 to $74,99974367
$75,000 to $99,99922286
$100,000 and More21491

Insurance Rate by Age in 02780 - Taunton, MA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)02780MAUSA
Under 18999994
Adults (18-64 years)959684
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 02780 - Taunton, MA

Disability Type02780MAUSA
Any Disability16.311.612.5
Hearing Disability4.13.33.5
Vision Disability3.13.33.5
Cognitive Disability1.11.21.3
Ambulatory Disability867
Self-Care Disability0.60.90.9
Independent Living Disability7.25.45.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 02780

66

The Provider Index in 02780 - Taunton, MA is 66, ranking 11,214 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 02780 - Taunton, MA

For the 10,285 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 215 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 02780 - Taunton, MA. An estimate of 11 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 7,008 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 02780 - Taunton, MA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius02780MAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents246238
Dentists per 10,000 residents7128
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18103316
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65154928

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 02780

2

The Hospital Index in 02780 - Taunton, MA is 2, ranking 32,328 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 02780 - Taunton, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Morton Hospital12/5
Sturdy Memorial Hospital82/5
Good Samaritan Medical Center132/5
Southcoast Hospital Group143/5
Average Hospital9.22.3/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 02780

75

The Travel Index in 02780 - Taunton, MA is 75, ranking 8,232 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 02780 - Taunton, MA

14.1 percent of residents in 02780 - Taunton, MA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.62 cars per household in 02780 - Taunton, MA with an approximate average household size of 2.48 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 9.2 miles. 02780 - Taunton, MA ranks 6,534 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 1 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 02780 - Taunton, MA

Housholds with Cars (%)02780MAUSA
No Cars1212.38.7
1 Car3735.432.9
2 Cars3536.537.3
3 Cars1111.214.1
4 or More Cars54.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 02780 - Taunton, MA

Travel Method (%)02780MAUSA
Driving Solo84.77176.6
Driving with One Person767.1
Driving with Two People0.80.91.3
Driving with Three People0.40.30.5
Bus1.13.42.5
Taxi0.50.20.1
Train04.41.8
Walk1.34.82.7
Bicycle0.20.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 02780 - Taunton, MA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Morton Hospital1
Sturdy Memorial Hospital8
Good Samaritan Medical Center13

Work Travel Time in 02780 - Taunton, MA

Average Travel Time02780MAUSA
Less than 10 min.11.820.423.3
10 to 14 min.12.613.215.3
15 to 19 min.13.31314.6
20 to 24 min.115.96.4
25 to 29 min.614.113.7
30 to 34 min.14.13.32.9
35 to 44 min.10.115.312
45 to 59 min.10.29.26.2
60 or more min.113.22.7
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