Overall Health Index

People Index

64

88.4% of the residents in 04290 has health insurance.

Provider Index

29

There are about 79 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04290.

Hospital Index

37

The average hospital rating near 04290 is 2.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

68

Residents in 04290 travel 18.1 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

64

88.4% of the residents in 04290 has health insurance.

Provider Index

29

There are about 79 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04290.

Hospital Index

37

The average hospital rating near 04290 is 2.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

68

Residents in 04290 travel 18.1 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04290 - Peru, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04290 - Peru, ME is 49, ranking 16,860 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 1,232 residents live in 04290 - Peru, ME with a median age of 49.2 years. 16.7 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 18.8 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 54.2 percent of the residents in 04290 is currently married, and 24 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 7.8 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 7.7 percent of the population living in 04290 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04290 is $4,071. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04290 - Peru, ME is approximately $707. That means the residents typically spend about 17.4 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

93.1 percent of the population in 04290 - Peru, 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 64.7 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 9.8 percent of the residents in 04290 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.56 members with about 2.19 cars available per household. Approximately 1 percent of the households in 04290 - Peru, 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.

36.2 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 72.6 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.9 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 04290 have VA health insurance. Also, 2.7 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04290 - Peru, ME would have to travel an average of 7.5 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Rumford Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 79 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04290 - Peru, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04290 - Peru, ME

Gender (%)04290MEUSA
Male4948.949.3
Female5151.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04290 - Peru, ME

Race (%)04290MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White97.794.673
Non-Hispanic Black01.312.7
Asian0.31.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race00.24.9
Two or More Races0.62.24.4

Median Income in 04290 - Peru, ME

Income (%)04290MEUSA
Under $25,0009.816.816.9
$25,000 to $49,99929.923.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99924.420.418.3
$75,000 to $99,99913.81513.7
$100,000 and More22.124.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04290 - Peru, ME

Livability04290MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)4,0714,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)7079011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)17.420.421.9

Education in 04290 - Peru, ME

Education Level(%)04290MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education1.22.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma25.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent49.93327.5
Some College, No Degree20.319.821
Associate's Degree119.78.2
Bachelor's Degree7.818.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree7.710.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04290

64

The People Index in 04290 is 64, ranking 11,876 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04290 - Peru, ME

An estimate of 88.4 percent of all residents in 04290 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04290 - Peru, ME who have health insurance is 88.4 percent. 5.6 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 41.6 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 7.5 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 86 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 04290 - Peru, ME

Insurance Type (%)04290MEUSA
No Insurance11.6912.2
Public Insurance36.237.633
Private Insurance72.667.666.7

Insurance Types in 04290 - Peru, ME

Insurance Type (%)04290MEUSA
Employer Insurance41.644.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance7.55.66.2
Medicare4.74.84.6
Medicaid5.613.314.2
TRICARE2.73.42.7
VA0.90.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04290 - Peru, ME

Income (%)04290MEUSA
Under $25,000898682
$25,000 to $49,999848784
$50,000 to $74,999868988
$75,000 to $99,999919391
$100,000 and More919593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04290 - Peru, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000116955
$25,000 to $49,999163965
$50,000 to $74,999143075
$75,000 to $99,99992386
$100,000 and More93380

Insurance Rate by Age in 04290 - Peru, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04290MEUSA
Under 18969494
Adults (18-64 years)828784
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 04290 - Peru, ME

Disability Type04290MEUSA
Any Disability11.915.912.5
Hearing Disability2.553.5
Vision Disability2.853.5
Cognitive Disability2.52.31.3
Ambulatory Disability6.77.87
Self-Care Disability1.31.40.9
Independent Living Disability4.56.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04290

29

The Provider Index in 04290 - Peru, ME is 29, ranking 23,418 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04290 - Peru, ME

For the 206 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 5 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04290 - Peru, ME. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 232 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04290 - Peru, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04290MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents144038
Dentists per 10,000 residents478
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1841516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6551828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04290

37

The Hospital Index in 04290 - Peru, ME is 37, ranking 20,769 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04290 - Peru, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Rumford Hospital83/5
Franklin Memorial Hospital183/5
Stephens Memorial Hospital193/5
Central Maine Medical Center282/5
Average Hospital18.12.8/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04290

68

The Travel Index in 04290 - Peru, ME is 68, ranking 10,556 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04290 - Peru, ME

6.1 percent of residents in 04290 - Peru, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2.19 cars per household in 04290 - Peru, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.56 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 18.1 miles. 04290 - Peru, ME ranks 17,498 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 8 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04290 - Peru, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04290MEUSA
No Cars17.28.7
1 Car2933.832.9
2 Cars414037.3
3 Cars1713.514.1
4 or More Cars135.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04290 - Peru, ME

Travel Method (%)04290MEUSA
Driving Solo85.578.576.6
Driving with One Person4.587.1
Driving with Two People011.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus00.52.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train001.8
Walk2.33.962.7
Bicycle00.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04290 - Peru, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Rumford Hospital8
Franklin Memorial Hospital18
Stephens Memorial Hospital19

Work Travel Time in 04290 - Peru, ME

Average Travel Time04290MEUSA
Less than 10 min.12.927.923.3
10 to 14 min.20.815.415.3
15 to 19 min.17.313.714.6
20 to 24 min.10.86.66.4
25 to 29 min.2.911.313.7
30 to 34 min.6.132.9
35 to 44 min.6.810.712
45 to 59 min.12.64.26.2
60 or more min.9.82.22.7
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