Overall Health Index

People Index

49

92.5% of the residents in 04217 has health insurance.

Provider Index

52

There are about 76 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04217.

Hospital Index

28

The average hospital rating near 04217 is 3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

9

Residents in 04217 travel 23.9 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

49

92.5% of the residents in 04217 has health insurance.

Provider Index

52

There are about 76 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04217.

Hospital Index

28

The average hospital rating near 04217 is 3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

9

Residents in 04217 travel 23.9 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04217 - Bethel, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04217 - Bethel, ME is 17, ranking 27,714 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 2,826 residents live in 04217 - Bethel, ME with a median age of 47.7 years. 21 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 23.7 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 60.6 percent of the residents in 04217 is currently married, and 22.4 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 18.1 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 13.9 percent of the population living in 04217 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04217 is $4,184. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04217 - Bethel, ME is approximately $840. That means the residents typically spend about 20.1 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

90.5 percent of the population in 04217 - Bethel, 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 59.7 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 14.9 percent of the residents in 04217 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.53 members with about 1.83 cars available per household. Approximately 3 percent of the households in 04217 - Bethel, 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.

48.8 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 63.3 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.8 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 04217 have VA health insurance. Also, 1.6 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04217 - Bethel, ME would have to travel an average of 18.5 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Stephens Memorial Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 76 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04217 - Bethel, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04217 - Bethel, ME

Gender (%)04217MEUSA
Male5248.949.3
Female4851.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04217 - Bethel, ME

Race (%)04217MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White9994.673
Non-Hispanic Black01.312.7
Asian11.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race00.24.9
Two or More Races02.24.4

Median Income in 04217 - Bethel, ME

Income (%)04217MEUSA
Under $25,00013.616.816.9
$25,000 to $49,99928.223.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99919.820.418.3
$75,000 to $99,99919.91513.7
$100,000 and More18.524.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04217 - Bethel, ME

Livability04217MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)4,1844,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)8409011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)20.120.421.9

Education in 04217 - Bethel, ME

Education Level(%)04217MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education3.42.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma3.45.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent34.63327.5
Some College, No Degree17.619.821
Associate's Degree9.19.78.2
Bachelor's Degree18.118.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree13.910.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04217

49

The People Index in 04217 is 49, ranking 17,155 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04217 - Bethel, ME

An estimate of 92.5 percent of all residents in 04217 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04217 - Bethel, ME who have health insurance is 92.5 percent. 19.2 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 34.1 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 9.4 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 95 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 89 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 04217 - Bethel, ME

Insurance Type (%)04217MEUSA
No Insurance7.5912.2
Public Insurance48.837.633
Private Insurance63.367.666.7

Insurance Types in 04217 - Bethel, ME

Insurance Type (%)04217MEUSA
Employer Insurance34.144.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance9.45.66.2
Medicare4.94.84.6
Medicaid19.213.314.2
TRICARE1.63.42.7
VA0.80.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04217 - Bethel, ME

Income (%)04217MEUSA
Under $25,000898682
$25,000 to $49,999928784
$50,000 to $74,999958988
$75,000 to $99,999969391
$100,000 and More939593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04217 - Bethel, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000118028
$25,000 to $49,99987548
$50,000 to $74,99952784
$75,000 to $99,99943072
$100,000 and More73081

Insurance Rate by Age in 04217 - Bethel, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04217MEUSA
Under 18989494
Adults (18-64 years)898784
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 04217 - Bethel, ME

Disability Type04217MEUSA
Any Disability16.915.912.5
Hearing Disability553.5
Vision Disability1.853.5
Cognitive Disability2.32.31.3
Ambulatory Disability7.77.87
Self-Care Disability1.71.40.9
Independent Living Disability5.76.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04217

52

The Provider Index in 04217 - Bethel, ME is 52, ranking 15,832 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04217 - Bethel, ME

For the 593 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 5 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04217 - Bethel, ME. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 671 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04217 - Bethel, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04217MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents224038
Dentists per 10,000 residents678
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1871516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6571828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04217

28

The Hospital Index in 04217 - Bethel, ME is 28, ranking 23,748 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04217 - Bethel, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Stephens Memorial Hospital193/5
Rumford Hospital193/5
Bridgton Hospital234/5
Central Maine Medical Center362/5
Average Hospital23.93/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04217

9

The Travel Index in 04217 - Bethel, ME is 9, ranking 30,016 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04217 - Bethel, ME

9.8 percent of residents in 04217 - Bethel, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.83 cars per household in 04217 - Bethel, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.53 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 23.9 miles. 04217 - Bethel, ME ranks 24,932 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Stephens Memorial Hospital with a distance of 19 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04217 - Bethel, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04217MEUSA
No Cars37.28.7
1 Car3133.832.9
2 Cars474037.3
3 Cars1613.514.1
4 or More Cars25.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04217 - Bethel, ME

Travel Method (%)04217MEUSA
Driving Solo81.578.576.6
Driving with One Person6.787.1
Driving with Two People011.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus00.52.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train0.701.8
Walk2.73.962.7
Bicycle00.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04217 - Bethel, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Stephens Memorial Hospital19
Rumford Hospital19
Bridgton Hospital23

Work Travel Time in 04217 - Bethel, ME

Average Travel Time04217MEUSA
Less than 10 min.12.327.923.3
10 to 14 min.2215.415.3
15 to 19 min.11.213.714.6
20 to 24 min.9.66.66.4
25 to 29 min.4.711.313.7
30 to 34 min.9.832.9
35 to 44 min.8.510.712
45 to 59 min.7.14.26.2
60 or more min.14.92.22.7
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