Overall Health Index

People Index

21

87.6% of the residents in 04220 has health insurance.

Provider Index

68

There are about 604 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04220.

Hospital Index

41

The average hospital rating near 04220 is 3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

36

Residents in 04220 travel 16.5 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

21

87.6% of the residents in 04220 has health insurance.

Provider Index

68

There are about 604 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04220.

Hospital Index

41

The average hospital rating near 04220 is 3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

36

Residents in 04220 travel 16.5 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04220 - Buckfield, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04220 - Buckfield, ME is 29, ranking 23,358 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 3,030 residents live in 04220 - Buckfield, ME with a median age of 44.5 years. 20 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 18.3 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 48.4 percent of the residents in 04220 is currently married, and 24.1 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 10.1 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 4.9 percent of the population living in 04220 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04220 is $3,422. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04220 - Buckfield, ME is approximately $780. That means the residents typically spend about 22.8 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

92.1 percent of the population in 04220 - Buckfield, ME drive to work alone. 0.5 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 37.6 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 14.4 percent of the residents in 04220 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.74 members with about 1.92 cars available per household. Approximately 4 percent of the households in 04220 - Buckfield, 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.

40.8 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 58.8 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 04220 have VA health insurance. Also, 2.9 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04220 - Buckfield, ME would have to travel an average of 12.5 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Stephens Memorial Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 604 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04220 - Buckfield, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04220 - Buckfield, ME

Gender (%)04220MEUSA
Male5348.949.3
Female4751.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04220 - Buckfield, ME

Race (%)04220MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White96.694.673
Non-Hispanic Black0.31.312.7
Asian0.31.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.20.24.9
Two or More Races2.52.24.4

Median Income in 04220 - Buckfield, ME

Income (%)04220MEUSA
Under $25,00016.416.816.9
$25,000 to $49,99928.123.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99919.920.418.3
$75,000 to $99,99917.51513.7
$100,000 and More18.224.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04220 - Buckfield, ME

Livability04220MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,4224,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)7809011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)22.820.421.9

Education in 04220 - Buckfield, ME

Education Level(%)04220MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education3.62.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma5.65.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent48.73327.5
Some College, No Degree18.419.821
Associate's Degree8.79.78.2
Bachelor's Degree10.118.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree4.910.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04220

21

The People Index in 04220 is 21, ranking 26,392 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04220 - Buckfield, ME

An estimate of 87.6 percent of all residents in 04220 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04220 - Buckfield, ME who have health insurance is 87.6 percent. 19.1 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 42.3 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 3.9 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 91 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 82 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 04220 - Buckfield, ME

Insurance Type (%)04220MEUSA
No Insurance12.4912.2
Public Insurance40.837.633
Private Insurance58.867.666.7

Insurance Types in 04220 - Buckfield, ME

Insurance Type (%)04220MEUSA
Employer Insurance42.344.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance3.95.66.2
Medicare54.84.6
Medicaid19.113.314.2
TRICARE2.93.42.7
VA00.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04220 - Buckfield, ME

Income (%)04220MEUSA
Under $25,000828682
$25,000 to $49,999858784
$50,000 to $74,999918988
$75,000 to $99,999929391
$100,000 and More959593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04220 - Buckfield, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000187230
$25,000 to $49,999156336
$50,000 to $74,99992377
$75,000 to $99,99982669
$100,000 and More51291

Insurance Rate by Age in 04220 - Buckfield, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04220MEUSA
Under 18949494
Adults (18-64 years)848784
Seniors (65+ years)98.610099

Residents with Disabilities in 04220 - Buckfield, ME

Disability Type04220MEUSA
Any Disability15.215.912.5
Hearing Disability3.853.5
Vision Disability1.653.5
Cognitive Disability1.72.31.3
Ambulatory Disability11.57.87
Self-Care Disability1.11.40.9
Independent Living Disability7.36.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04220

68

The Provider Index in 04220 - Buckfield, ME is 68, ranking 10,556 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04220 - Buckfield, ME

For the 606 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 34 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04220 - Buckfield, ME. An estimate of 1 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 555 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04220 - Buckfield, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04220MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents434038
Dentists per 10,000 residents578
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18121516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65151828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04220

41

The Hospital Index in 04220 - Buckfield, ME is 41, ranking 19,446 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04220 - Buckfield, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Stephens Memorial Hospital133/5
Central Maine Medical Center182/5
Rumford Hospital183/5
Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center184/5
Average Hospital16.53/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04220

36

The Travel Index in 04220 - Buckfield, ME is 36, ranking 21,107 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04220 - Buckfield, ME

24.2 percent of residents in 04220 - Buckfield, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.92 cars per household in 04220 - Buckfield, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.74 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 16.5 miles. 04220 - Buckfield, ME ranks 14,938 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 13 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04220 - Buckfield, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04220MEUSA
No Cars47.28.7
1 Car2933.832.9
2 Cars464037.3
3 Cars1513.514.1
4 or More Cars65.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04220 - Buckfield, ME

Travel Method (%)04220MEUSA
Driving Solo85.978.576.6
Driving with One Person5.887.1
Driving with Two People0.811.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus0.70.52.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train001.8
Walk03.962.7
Bicycle00.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04220 - Buckfield, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Stephens Memorial Hospital13
Central Maine Medical Center18
Rumford Hospital18

Work Travel Time in 04220 - Buckfield, ME

Average Travel Time04220MEUSA
Less than 10 min.4.427.923.3
10 to 14 min.915.415.3
15 to 19 min.7.713.714.6
20 to 24 min.136.66.4
25 to 29 min.3.411.313.7
30 to 34 min.24.232.9
35 to 44 min.12.310.712
45 to 59 min.11.44.26.2
60 or more min.14.42.22.7
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