Overall Health Index

People Index

7

89.5% of the residents in 04240 has health insurance.

Provider Index

67

There are about 798 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04240.

Hospital Index

9

The average hospital rating near 04240 is 3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

65

Residents in 04240 travel 10.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

7

89.5% of the residents in 04240 has health insurance.

Provider Index

67

There are about 798 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04240.

Hospital Index

9

The average hospital rating near 04240 is 3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

65

Residents in 04240 travel 10.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04240 - Lewiston, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04240 - Lewiston, ME is 21, ranking 26,396 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 36,277 residents live in 04240 - Lewiston, ME with a median age of 40.4 years. 19.7 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 16.1 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 41.1 percent of the residents in 04240 is currently married, and 35 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 11.4 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 6.6 percent of the population living in 04240 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04240 is $3,183. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04240 - Lewiston, ME is approximately $769. That means the residents typically spend about 24.2 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

85.2 percent of the population in 04240 - Lewiston, 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 74.9 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 4.3 percent of the residents in 04240 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.26 members with about 1.4 cars available per household. Approximately 17 percent of the households in 04240 - Lewiston, 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.

42.7 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 59.1 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.3 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 04240 have VA health insurance. Also, 2.5 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04240 - Lewiston, ME would have to travel an average of 1.6 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center. In a 20-mile radius, there are 798 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04240 - Lewiston, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04240 - Lewiston, ME

Gender (%)04240MEUSA
Male4748.949.3
Female5351.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04240 - Lewiston, ME

Race (%)04240MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White88.394.673
Non-Hispanic Black4.31.312.7
Asian0.91.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.20.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.10.24.9
Two or More Races6.12.24.4

Median Income in 04240 - Lewiston, ME

Income (%)04240MEUSA
Under $25,00027.316.816.9
$25,000 to $49,99924.923.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99919.520.418.3
$75,000 to $99,99912.51513.7
$100,000 and More15.824.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04240 - Lewiston, ME

Livability04240MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,1834,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)7699011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)24.220.421.9

Education in 04240 - Lewiston, ME

Education Level(%)04240MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education6.22.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma7.45.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent373327.5
Some College, No Degree21.819.821
Associate's Degree9.79.78.2
Bachelor's Degree11.418.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree6.610.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04240

7

The People Index in 04240 is 7, ranking 31,011 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04240 - Lewiston, ME

An estimate of 89.5 percent of all residents in 04240 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04240 - Lewiston, ME who have health insurance is 89.5 percent. 19.2 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 40.1 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 4.7 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 87 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 85 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 04240 - Lewiston, ME

Insurance Type (%)04240MEUSA
No Insurance10.5912.2
Public Insurance42.737.633
Private Insurance59.167.666.7

Insurance Types in 04240 - Lewiston, ME

Insurance Type (%)04240MEUSA
Employer Insurance40.144.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance4.75.66.2
Medicare3.94.84.6
Medicaid19.213.314.2
TRICARE2.53.42.7
VA0.30.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04240 - Lewiston, ME

Income (%)04240MEUSA
Under $25,000858682
$25,000 to $49,999898784
$50,000 to $74,999878988
$75,000 to $99,999949391
$100,000 and More939593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04240 - Lewiston, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000157917
$25,000 to $49,999115255
$50,000 to $74,999132775
$75,000 to $99,99961790
$100,000 and More71687

Insurance Rate by Age in 04240 - Lewiston, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04240MEUSA
Under 18959494
Adults (18-64 years)848784
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 04240 - Lewiston, ME

Disability Type04240MEUSA
Any Disability19.115.912.5
Hearing Disability4.553.5
Vision Disability2.353.5
Cognitive Disability1.22.31.3
Ambulatory Disability8.87.87
Self-Care Disability0.71.40.9
Independent Living Disability7.76.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04240

67

The Provider Index in 04240 - Lewiston, ME is 67, ranking 10,885 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04240 - Lewiston, ME

For the 7,157 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 51 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04240 - Lewiston, ME. An estimate of 7 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 5,830 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04240 - Lewiston, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04240MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents384038
Dentists per 10,000 residents578
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18121516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65151828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04240

9

The Hospital Index in 04240 - Lewiston, ME is 9, ranking 30,018 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04240 - Lewiston, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center24/5
Central Maine Medical Center22/5
Mid Coast Hospital193/5
Stephens Memorial Hospital203/5
Average Hospital10.73/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04240

65

The Travel Index in 04240 - Lewiston, ME is 65, ranking 11,544 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04240 - Lewiston, ME

5.1 percent of residents in 04240 - Lewiston, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.4 cars per household in 04240 - Lewiston, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.26 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 10.7 miles. 04240 - Lewiston, ME ranks 7,746 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center with a distance of 2 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04240 - Lewiston, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04240MEUSA
No Cars177.28.7
1 Car4233.832.9
2 Cars294037.3
3 Cars913.514.1
4 or More Cars35.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04240 - Lewiston, ME

Travel Method (%)04240MEUSA
Driving Solo7378.576.6
Driving with One Person10.487.1
Driving with Two People0.811.3
Driving with Three People0.50.40.5
Bus0.30.52.5
Taxi1.30.20.1
Train001.8
Walk7.63.962.7
Bicycle0.80.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04240 - Lewiston, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center2
Central Maine Medical Center2
Mid Coast Hospital19

Work Travel Time in 04240 - Lewiston, ME

Average Travel Time04240MEUSA
Less than 10 min.24.727.923.3
10 to 14 min.24.315.415.3
15 to 19 min.16.313.714.6
20 to 24 min.7.66.66.4
25 to 29 min.211.313.7
30 to 34 min.5.132.9
35 to 44 min.6.110.712
45 to 59 min.9.64.26.2
60 or more min.4.32.22.7
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