Overall Health Index

People Index

40

88.8% of the residents in 04072 has health insurance.

Provider Index

97

There are about 1,732 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04072.

Hospital Index

63

The average hospital rating near 04072 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

61

Residents in 04072 travel 14.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

40

88.8% of the residents in 04072 has health insurance.

Provider Index

97

There are about 1,732 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04072.

Hospital Index

63

The average hospital rating near 04072 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

61

Residents in 04072 travel 14.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04072 - Saco, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04072 - Saco, ME is 83, ranking 5,912 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 19,008 residents live in 04072 - Saco, ME with a median age of 43.5 years. 19.8 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 15.5 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 49.7 percent of the residents in 04072 is currently married, and 29.1 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 21.8 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 10.7 percent of the population living in 04072 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04072 is $4,978. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04072 - Saco, ME is approximately $1,168. That means the residents typically spend about 23.5 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

92.5 percent of the population in 04072 - Saco, ME drive to work alone. 1.1 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 68.2 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 3.2 percent of the residents in 04072 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.38 members with about 1.82 cars available per household. Approximately 6 percent of the households in 04072 - Saco, 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.

27.8 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 72.9 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 1 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 04072 have VA health insurance. Also, 1.6 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04072 - Saco, ME would have to travel an average of 4.4 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, SMHC Medical Center - Biddeford. In a 20-mile radius, there are 1,732 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04072 - Saco, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04072 - Saco, ME

Gender (%)04072MEUSA
Male5048.949.3
Female5051.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04072 - Saco, ME

Race (%)04072MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White94.394.673
Non-Hispanic Black1.11.312.7
Asian21.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.40.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian0.100.2
Other Race0.20.24.9
Two or More Races2.12.24.4

Median Income in 04072 - Saco, ME

Income (%)04072MEUSA
Under $25,00010.816.816.9
$25,000 to $49,99920.223.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99924.520.418.3
$75,000 to $99,999151513.7
$100,000 and More29.624.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04072 - Saco, ME

Livability04072MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)4,9784,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)1,1689011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)23.520.421.9

Education in 04072 - Saco, ME

Education Level(%)04072MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education3.92.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma3.65.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent31.73327.5
Some College, No Degree20.419.821
Associate's Degree89.78.2
Bachelor's Degree21.818.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree10.710.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04072

40

The People Index in 04072 is 40, ranking 20,124 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04072 - Saco, ME

An estimate of 88.8 percent of all residents in 04072 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04072 - Saco, ME who have health insurance is 88.8 percent. 7.8 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 56.2 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 83 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 84 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 04072 - Saco, ME

Insurance Type (%)04072MEUSA
No Insurance11.2912.2
Public Insurance27.837.633
Private Insurance72.967.666.7

Insurance Types in 04072 - Saco, ME

Insurance Type (%)04072MEUSA
Employer Insurance56.244.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance2.95.66.2
Medicare5.14.84.6
Medicaid7.813.314.2
TRICARE1.63.42.7
VA10.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04072 - Saco, ME

Income (%)04072MEUSA
Under $25,000848682
$25,000 to $49,999838784
$50,000 to $74,999838988
$75,000 to $99,999919391
$100,000 and More999593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04072 - Saco, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000167033
$25,000 to $49,999174161
$50,000 to $74,999172470
$75,000 to $99,99991487
$100,000 and More11291

Insurance Rate by Age in 04072 - Saco, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04072MEUSA
Under 18939494
Adults (18-64 years)868784
Seniors (65+ years)99.610099

Residents with Disabilities in 04072 - Saco, ME

Disability Type04072MEUSA
Any Disability13.315.912.5
Hearing Disability4.153.5
Vision Disability2.153.5
Cognitive Disability1.12.31.3
Ambulatory Disability6.87.87
Self-Care Disability0.71.40.9
Independent Living Disability6.46.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04072

97

The Provider Index in 04072 - Saco, ME is 97, ranking 990 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04072 - Saco, ME

For the 3,754 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 149 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04072 - Saco, ME. An estimate of 16 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 2,950 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04072 - Saco, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04072MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents524038
Dentists per 10,000 residents978
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18231516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65291828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04072

63

The Hospital Index in 04072 - Saco, ME is 63, ranking 12,186 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04072 - Saco, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
SMHC Medical Center 0 Biddeford42/5
Maine Medical Center125/5
Northern Light Mercy Hospital135/5
York Hospital294/5
Average Hospital14.64/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04072

61

The Travel Index in 04072 - Saco, ME is 61, ranking 12,864 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04072 - Saco, ME

15.5 percent of residents in 04072 - Saco, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.82 cars per household in 04072 - Saco, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.38 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 14.6 miles. 04072 - Saco, ME ranks 11,992 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is SMHC Medical Center 0 Biddeford with a distance of 4 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04072 - Saco, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04072MEUSA
No Cars67.28.7
1 Car3033.832.9
2 Cars464037.3
3 Cars1213.514.1
4 or More Cars55.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04072 - Saco, ME

Travel Method (%)04072MEUSA
Driving Solo81.978.576.6
Driving with One Person9.287.1
Driving with Two People111.3
Driving with Three People0.80.40.5
Bus0.20.52.5
Taxi0.10.20.1
Train001.8
Walk1.43.962.7
Bicycle0.40.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04072 - Saco, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
SMHC Medical Center 0 Biddeford4
Maine Medical Center12
Northern Light Mercy Hospital13

Work Travel Time in 04072 - Saco, ME

Average Travel Time04072MEUSA
Less than 10 min.1227.923.3
10 to 14 min.12.415.415.3
15 to 19 min.13.613.714.6
20 to 24 min.19.36.66.4
25 to 29 min.10.911.313.7
30 to 34 min.15.532.9
35 to 44 min.710.712
45 to 59 min.64.26.2
60 or more min.3.22.22.7
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