Overall Health Index

People Index

65

90.6% of the residents in 04090 has health insurance.

Provider Index

48

There are about 434 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04090.

Hospital Index

75

The average hospital rating near 04090 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

25

Residents in 04090 travel 20.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

65

90.6% of the residents in 04090 has health insurance.

Provider Index

48

There are about 434 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04090.

Hospital Index

75

The average hospital rating near 04090 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

25

Residents in 04090 travel 20.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04090 - Wells, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04090 - Wells, ME is 58, ranking 13,879 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 9,974 residents live in 04090 - Wells, ME with a median age of 56.1 years. 18.2 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 27.6 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 56.7 percent of the residents in 04090 is currently married, and 24.1 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 21.9 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 13.8 percent of the population living in 04090 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04090 is $5,210. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04090 - Wells, ME is approximately $964. That means the residents typically spend about 18.5 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

91.2 percent of the population in 04090 - Wells, ME drive to work alone. 0.7 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 58.8 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 6 percent of the residents in 04090 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.27 members with about 1.94 cars available per household. Approximately 2 percent of the households in 04090 - Wells, 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.

37.6 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 79.1 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 04090 have VA health insurance. Also, 2.4 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04090 - Wells, ME would have to travel an average of 12.7 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, SMHC Medical Center - Biddeford. In a 20-mile radius, there are 434 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04090 - Wells, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04090 - Wells, ME

Gender (%)04090MEUSA
Male4948.949.3
Female5151.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04090 - Wells, ME

Race (%)04090MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White98.494.673
Non-Hispanic Black0.71.312.7
Asian0.31.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race00.24.9
Two or More Races0.42.24.4

Median Income in 04090 - Wells, ME

Income (%)04090MEUSA
Under $25,0001016.816.9
$25,000 to $49,99918.223.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99922.120.418.3
$75,000 to $99,99916.71513.7
$100,000 and More32.924.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04090 - Wells, ME

Livability04090MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)5,2104,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)9649011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)18.520.421.9

Education in 04090 - Wells, ME

Education Level(%)04090MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education1.42.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma4.55.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent27.13327.5
Some College, No Degree20.919.821
Associate's Degree10.39.78.2
Bachelor's Degree21.918.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree13.810.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04090

65

The People Index in 04090 is 65, ranking 11,547 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04090 - Wells, ME

An estimate of 90.6 percent of all residents in 04090 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04090 - Wells, ME who have health insurance is 90.6 percent. 5.5 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 42.7 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 9.9 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 78 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 04090 - Wells, ME

Insurance Type (%)04090MEUSA
No Insurance9.4912.2
Public Insurance37.637.633
Private Insurance79.167.666.7

Insurance Types in 04090 - Wells, ME

Insurance Type (%)04090MEUSA
Employer Insurance42.744.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance9.95.66.2
Medicare5.34.84.6
Medicaid5.513.314.2
TRICARE2.43.42.7
VA0.10.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04090 - Wells, ME

Income (%)04090MEUSA
Under $25,000788682
$25,000 to $49,999938784
$50,000 to $74,999908988
$75,000 to $99,999929391
$100,000 and More979593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04090 - Wells, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000226841
$25,000 to $49,99976368
$50,000 to $74,999103681
$75,000 to $99,99982589
$100,000 and More32291

Insurance Rate by Age in 04090 - Wells, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04090MEUSA
Under 18919494
Adults (18-64 years)888784
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 04090 - Wells, ME

Disability Type04090MEUSA
Any Disability14.215.912.5
Hearing Disability4.953.5
Vision Disability0.853.5
Cognitive Disability2.42.31.3
Ambulatory Disability7.17.87
Self-Care Disability11.40.9
Independent Living Disability6.26.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04090

48

The Provider Index in 04090 - Wells, ME is 48, ranking 17,152 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04090 - Wells, ME

For the 1,814 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 20 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04090 - Wells, ME. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 2,756 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04090 - Wells, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04090MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents254038
Dentists per 10,000 residents578
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1861516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6561828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04090

75

The Hospital Index in 04090 - Wells, ME is 75, ranking 8,228 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04090 - Wells, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
SMHC Medical Center 0 Biddeford132/5
York Hospital134/5
Maine Medical Center295/5
Northern Light Mercy Hospital295/5
Average Hospital20.84/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04090

25

The Travel Index in 04090 - Wells, ME is 25, ranking 24,734 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04090 - Wells, ME

18.4 percent of residents in 04090 - Wells, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.94 cars per household in 04090 - Wells, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.27 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 20.8 miles. 04090 - Wells, ME ranks 21,558 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 04090 - Wells, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04090MEUSA
No Cars27.28.7
1 Car3333.832.9
2 Cars424037.3
3 Cars1913.514.1
4 or More Cars55.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04090 - Wells, ME

Travel Method (%)04090MEUSA
Driving Solo87.278.576.6
Driving with One Person6.587.1
Driving with Two People011.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus00.52.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train001.8
Walk1.73.962.7
Bicycle00.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04090 - Wells, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
SMHC Medical Center 0 Biddeford13
York Hospital13
Maine Medical Center29

Work Travel Time in 04090 - Wells, ME

Average Travel Time04090MEUSA
Less than 10 min.12.127.923.3
10 to 14 min.11.115.415.3
15 to 19 min.14.313.714.6
20 to 24 min.11.36.66.4
25 to 29 min.1011.313.7
30 to 34 min.18.432.9
35 to 44 min.12.210.712
45 to 59 min.4.74.26.2
60 or more min.62.22.7
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