Overall Health Index

People Index

11

91.5% of the residents in 04073 has health insurance.

Provider Index

42

There are about 414 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04073.

Hospital Index

66

The average hospital rating near 04073 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

9

Residents in 04073 travel 22.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

11

91.5% of the residents in 04073 has health insurance.

Provider Index

42

There are about 414 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04073.

Hospital Index

66

The average hospital rating near 04073 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

9

Residents in 04073 travel 22.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04073 - Sanford, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04073 - Sanford, ME is 13, ranking 28,726 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 16,354 residents live in 04073 - Sanford, ME with a median age of 42.3 years. 24.2 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 15.7 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 45.1 percent of the residents in 04073 is currently married, and 28.2 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 12.5 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 4.5 percent of the population living in 04073 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04073 is $3,448. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04073 - Sanford, ME is approximately $951. That means the residents typically spend about 27.6 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

89.1 percent of the population in 04073 - Sanford, ME drive to work alone. 1.3 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. 8.3 percent of the residents in 04073 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.38 members with about 1.59 cars available per household. Approximately 12 percent of the households in 04073 - Sanford, 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.

44.6 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 60 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.5 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 04073 have VA health insurance. Also, 2.9 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04073 - Sanford, ME would have to travel an average of 13.3 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, SMHC Medical Center - Biddeford. In a 20-mile radius, there are 414 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04073 - Sanford, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04073 - Sanford, ME

Gender (%)04073MEUSA
Male4648.949.3
Female5451.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04073 - Sanford, ME

Race (%)04073MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White94.394.673
Non-Hispanic Black0.71.312.7
Asian2.61.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.30.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.10.24.9
Two or More Races1.92.24.4

Median Income in 04073 - Sanford, ME

Income (%)04073MEUSA
Under $25,0002116.816.9
$25,000 to $49,99927.823.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99918.620.418.3
$75,000 to $99,99917.21513.7
$100,000 and More15.524.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04073 - Sanford, ME

Livability04073MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,4484,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)9519011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)27.620.421.9

Education in 04073 - Sanford, ME

Education Level(%)04073MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education5.42.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma7.45.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent39.93327.5
Some College, No Degree20.619.821
Associate's Degree9.79.78.2
Bachelor's Degree12.518.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree4.510.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04073

11

The People Index in 04073 is 11, ranking 29,691 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04073 - Sanford, ME

An estimate of 91.5 percent of all residents in 04073 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04073 - Sanford, ME who have health insurance is 91.5 percent. 20.4 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 40.4 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 4.9 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 90 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 90 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 04073 - Sanford, ME

Insurance Type (%)04073MEUSA
No Insurance8.5912.2
Public Insurance44.637.633
Private Insurance6067.666.7

Insurance Types in 04073 - Sanford, ME

Insurance Type (%)04073MEUSA
Employer Insurance40.444.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance4.95.66.2
Medicare5.84.84.6
Medicaid20.413.314.2
TRICARE2.93.42.7
VA0.50.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04073 - Sanford, ME

Income (%)04073MEUSA
Under $25,000908682
$25,000 to $49,999908784
$50,000 to $74,999908988
$75,000 to $99,999959391
$100,000 and More949593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04073 - Sanford, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000107727
$25,000 to $49,999105948
$50,000 to $74,999103467
$75,000 to $99,99951790
$100,000 and More61687

Insurance Rate by Age in 04073 - Sanford, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04073MEUSA
Under 18959494
Adults (18-64 years)888784
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 04073 - Sanford, ME

Disability Type04073MEUSA
Any Disability18.815.912.5
Hearing Disability4.753.5
Vision Disability2.953.5
Cognitive Disability1.62.31.3
Ambulatory Disability8.87.87
Self-Care Disability0.91.40.9
Independent Living Disability9.66.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04073

42

The Provider Index in 04073 - Sanford, ME is 42, ranking 19,131 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04073 - Sanford, ME

For the 3,951 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 20 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04073 - Sanford, ME. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 2,572 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04073 - Sanford, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04073MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents234038
Dentists per 10,000 residents478
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1851516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6561828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04073

66

The Hospital Index in 04073 - Sanford, ME is 66, ranking 11,208 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04073 - Sanford, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
SMHC Medical Center 0 Biddeford132/5
York Hospital194/5
Maine Medical Center295/5
Northern Light Mercy Hospital295/5
Average Hospital22.64/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04073

9

The Travel Index in 04073 - Sanford, ME is 9, ranking 30,016 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04073 - Sanford, ME

12.1 percent of residents in 04073 - Sanford, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.59 cars per household in 04073 - Sanford, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.38 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 22.6 miles. 04073 - Sanford, ME ranks 23,612 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 13 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04073 - Sanford, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04073MEUSA
No Cars127.28.7
1 Car4033.832.9
2 Cars344037.3
3 Cars1113.514.1
4 or More Cars45.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04073 - Sanford, ME

Travel Method (%)04073MEUSA
Driving Solo78.878.576.6
Driving with One Person10.687.1
Driving with Two People0.611.3
Driving with Three People0.40.40.5
Bus0.70.52.5
Taxi0.20.20.1
Train001.8
Walk2.23.962.7
Bicycle0.20.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04073 - Sanford, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
SMHC Medical Center 0 Biddeford13
York Hospital19
Maine Medical Center29

Work Travel Time in 04073 - Sanford, ME

Average Travel Time04073MEUSA
Less than 10 min.13.327.923.3
10 to 14 min.19.515.415.3
15 to 19 min.8.313.714.6
20 to 24 min.7.26.66.4
25 to 29 min.6.311.313.7
30 to 34 min.12.132.9
35 to 44 min.10.710.712
45 to 59 min.14.44.26.2
60 or more min.8.32.22.7
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