Overall Health Index

People Index

24

89.4% of the residents in 04257 has health insurance.

Provider Index

10

There are about 21 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04257.

Hospital Index

23

The average hospital rating near 04257 is 2.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

43

Residents in 04257 travel 20.3 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

24

89.4% of the residents in 04257 has health insurance.

Provider Index

10

There are about 21 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04257.

Hospital Index

23

The average hospital rating near 04257 is 2.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

43

Residents in 04257 travel 20.3 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04257 - Mexico, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04257 - Mexico, ME is 6, ranking 31,016 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 2,614 residents live in 04257 - Mexico, ME with a median age of 51.8 years. 15.8 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 25.6 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 42.1 percent of the residents in 04257 is currently married, and 29.1 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 10.3 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 0.7 percent of the population living in 04257 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04257 is $3,284. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04257 - Mexico, ME is approximately $548. That means the residents typically spend about 16.7 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

86.8 percent of the population in 04257 - Mexico, ME drive to work alone. 0 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 69.8 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 9.1 percent of the residents in 04257 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.73 members with about 1.71 cars available per household. Approximately 10 percent of the households in 04257 - Mexico, 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.

50.9 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 54.7 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 04257 have VA health insurance. Also, 4.1 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04257 - Mexico, ME would have to travel an average of 2.6 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Rumford Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 21 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04257 - Mexico, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04257 - Mexico, ME

Gender (%)04257MEUSA
Male5248.949.3
Female4851.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04257 - Mexico, ME

Race (%)04257MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White93.394.673
Non-Hispanic Black01.312.7
Asian5.61.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race00.24.9
Two or More Races1.12.24.4

Median Income in 04257 - Mexico, ME

Income (%)04257MEUSA
Under $25,00023.216.816.9
$25,000 to $49,99934.923.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99913.620.418.3
$75,000 to $99,99910.51513.7
$100,000 and More17.924.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04257 - Mexico, ME

Livability04257MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,2844,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)5489011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)16.720.421.9

Education in 04257 - Mexico, ME

Education Level(%)04257MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education2.92.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma3.55.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent49.63327.5
Some College, No Degree2019.821
Associate's Degree139.78.2
Bachelor's Degree10.318.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree0.710.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04257

24

The People Index in 04257 is 24, ranking 25,402 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04257 - Mexico, ME

An estimate of 89.4 percent of all residents in 04257 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04257 - Mexico, ME who have health insurance is 89.4 percent. 18.1 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 29.7 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 2.7 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 92 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 97 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 04257 - Mexico, ME

Insurance Type (%)04257MEUSA
No Insurance10.6912.2
Public Insurance50.937.633
Private Insurance54.767.666.7

Insurance Types in 04257 - Mexico, ME

Insurance Type (%)04257MEUSA
Employer Insurance29.744.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance2.75.66.2
Medicare10.14.84.6
Medicaid18.113.314.2
TRICARE4.13.42.7
VA0.50.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04257 - Mexico, ME

Income (%)04257MEUSA
Under $25,000978682
$25,000 to $49,999868784
$50,000 to $74,999928988
$75,000 to $99,999929391
$100,000 and More989593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04257 - Mexico, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00038131
$25,000 to $49,999145946
$50,000 to $74,99983272
$75,000 to $99,99981981
$100,000 and More22975

Insurance Rate by Age in 04257 - Mexico, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04257MEUSA
Under 18969494
Adults (18-64 years)888784
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 04257 - Mexico, ME

Disability Type04257MEUSA
Any Disability21.315.912.5
Hearing Disability8.453.5
Vision Disability4.353.5
Cognitive Disability4.12.31.3
Ambulatory Disability12.97.87
Self-Care Disability41.40.9
Independent Living Disability13.86.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04257

10

The Provider Index in 04257 - Mexico, ME is 10, ranking 29,684 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04257 - Mexico, ME

For the 412 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 0 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04257 - Mexico, ME. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 670 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04257 - Mexico, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04257MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents64038
Dentists per 10,000 residents378
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1801516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6501828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04257

23

The Hospital Index in 04257 - Mexico, ME is 23, ranking 25,392 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04257 - Mexico, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Rumford Hospital33/5
Franklin Memorial Hospital183/5
Stephens Memorial Hospital253/5
Central Maine Medical Center362/5
Average Hospital20.32.8/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04257

43

The Travel Index in 04257 - Mexico, ME is 43, ranking 18,800 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04257 - Mexico, ME

3.2 percent of residents in 04257 - Mexico, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.71 cars per household in 04257 - Mexico, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.73 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 20.3 miles. 04257 - Mexico, ME ranks 20,916 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Rumford Hospital with a distance of 3 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04257 - Mexico, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04257MEUSA
No Cars107.28.7
1 Car3633.832.9
2 Cars364037.3
3 Cars1113.514.1
4 or More Cars75.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04257 - Mexico, ME

Travel Method (%)04257MEUSA
Driving Solo81.178.576.6
Driving with One Person7.887.1
Driving with Two People2.111.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus00.52.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train001.8
Walk2.13.962.7
Bicycle00.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04257 - Mexico, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Rumford Hospital3
Franklin Memorial Hospital18
Stephens Memorial Hospital25

Work Travel Time in 04257 - Mexico, ME

Average Travel Time04257MEUSA
Less than 10 min.42.227.923.3
10 to 14 min.16.415.415.3
15 to 19 min.6.813.714.6
20 to 24 min.46.66.4
25 to 29 min.0.511.313.7
30 to 34 min.3.232.9
35 to 44 min.3.210.712
45 to 59 min.14.74.26.2
60 or more min.9.12.22.7
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