Overall Health Index

People Index

52

93% of the residents in 04038 has health insurance.

Provider Index

95

There are about 1,688 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04038.

Hospital Index

64

The average hospital rating near 04038 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

52

Residents in 04038 travel 15.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

52

93% of the residents in 04038 has health insurance.

Provider Index

95

There are about 1,688 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04038.

Hospital Index

64

The average hospital rating near 04038 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

52

Residents in 04038 travel 15.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04038 - Gorham, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04038 - Gorham, ME is 84, ranking 5,260 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 17,015 residents live in 04038 - Gorham, ME with a median age of 39.7 years. 21.3 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 13.3 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 51 percent of the residents in 04038 is currently married, and 30.8 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 29.9 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 13.3 percent of the population living in 04038 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04038 is $6,252. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04038 - Gorham, ME is approximately $1,368. That means the residents typically spend about 21.9 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

89.5 percent of the population in 04038 - Gorham, ME 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 61.1 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 5.4 percent of the residents in 04038 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.75 members with about 1.99 cars available per household. Approximately 3 percent of the households in 04038 - Gorham, Maine do not have own a car. It is estimated that 8.7 percent of households in the United States do not own a car.

22.5 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 81.9 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 04038 have VA health insurance. Also, 2.5 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04038 - Gorham, ME would have to travel an average of 9.8 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Maine Medical Center. In a 20-mile radius, there are 1,688 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04038 - Gorham, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04038 - Gorham, ME

Gender (%)04038MEUSA
Male4948.949.3
Female5151.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04038 - Gorham, ME

Race (%)04038MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White95.494.673
Non-Hispanic Black1.11.312.7
Asian0.21.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.20.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race00.24.9
Two or More Races1.92.24.4

Median Income in 04038 - Gorham, ME

Income (%)04038MEUSA
Under $25,0008.716.816.9
$25,000 to $49,99915.723.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99914.620.418.3
$75,000 to $99,99919.11513.7
$100,000 and More4224.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04038 - Gorham, ME

Livability04038MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)6,2524,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)1,3689011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)21.920.421.9

Education in 04038 - Gorham, ME

Education Level(%)04038MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education1.42.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma2.75.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent24.33327.5
Some College, No Degree17.319.821
Associate's Degree119.78.2
Bachelor's Degree29.918.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree13.310.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04038

52

The People Index in 04038 is 52, ranking 15,836 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04038 - Gorham, ME

An estimate of 93 percent of all residents in 04038 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04038 - Gorham, ME who have health insurance is 93 percent. 5 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 61 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 5.6 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 88 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 86 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 04038 - Gorham, ME

Insurance Type (%)04038MEUSA
No Insurance7912.2
Public Insurance22.537.633
Private Insurance81.967.666.7

Insurance Types in 04038 - Gorham, ME

Insurance Type (%)04038MEUSA
Employer Insurance6144.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance5.65.66.2
Medicare3.14.84.6
Medicaid513.314.2
TRICARE2.53.42.7
VA00.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04038 - Gorham, ME

Income (%)04038MEUSA
Under $25,000868682
$25,000 to $49,999908784
$50,000 to $74,999888988
$75,000 to $99,999939391
$100,000 and More989593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04038 - Gorham, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000147031
$25,000 to $49,999104862
$50,000 to $74,999122981
$75,000 to $99,99971790
$100,000 and More2696

Insurance Rate by Age in 04038 - Gorham, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04038MEUSA
Under 18969494
Adults (18-64 years)918784
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 04038 - Gorham, ME

Disability Type04038MEUSA
Any Disability8.815.912.5
Hearing Disability2.553.5
Vision Disability1.453.5
Cognitive Disability1.42.31.3
Ambulatory Disability3.47.87
Self-Care Disability0.71.40.9
Independent Living Disability3.26.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04038

95

The Provider Index in 04038 - Gorham, ME is 95, ranking 1,650 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04038 - Gorham, ME

For the 3,631 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 152 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04038 - Gorham, ME. An estimate of 16 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 2,265 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04038 - Gorham, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04038MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents504038
Dentists per 10,000 residents878
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18231516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65301828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04038

64

The Hospital Index in 04038 - Gorham, ME is 64, ranking 11,865 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04038 - Gorham, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Maine Medical Center105/5
Northern Light Mercy Hospital105/5
SMHC Medical Center - Biddeford162/5
Bridgton Hospital274/5
Average Hospital15.74/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04038

52

The Travel Index in 04038 - Gorham, ME is 52, ranking 15,829 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04038 - Gorham, ME

19.5 percent of residents in 04038 - Gorham, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.99 cars per household in 04038 - Gorham, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.75 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 15.7 miles. 04038 - Gorham, ME ranks 13,568 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Maine Medical Center with a distance of 10 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04038 - Gorham, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04038MEUSA
No Cars37.28.7
1 Car3133.832.9
2 Cars434037.3
3 Cars1613.514.1
4 or More Cars85.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04038 - Gorham, ME

Travel Method (%)04038MEUSA
Driving Solo75.978.576.6
Driving with One Person11.687.1
Driving with Two People1.511.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus0.40.52.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train001.8
Walk4.23.962.7
Bicycle0.50.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04038 - Gorham, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Maine Medical Center10
Northern Light Mercy Hospital10
SMHC Medical Center - Biddeford16

Work Travel Time in 04038 - Gorham, ME

Average Travel Time04038MEUSA
Less than 10 min.10.927.923.3
10 to 14 min.7.415.415.3
15 to 19 min.11.913.714.6
20 to 24 min.20.66.66.4
25 to 29 min.10.311.313.7
30 to 34 min.19.532.9
35 to 44 min.8.310.712
45 to 59 min.5.84.26.2
60 or more min.5.42.22.7
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