Overall Health Index

People Index

68

91.9% of the residents in 04455 has health insurance.

Provider Index

23

There are about 14 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04455.

Hospital Index

59

The average hospital rating near 04455 is 3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

20

Residents in 04455 travel 32.1 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

68

91.9% of the residents in 04455 has health insurance.

Provider Index

23

There are about 14 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04455.

Hospital Index

59

The average hospital rating near 04455 is 3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

20

Residents in 04455 travel 32.1 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04455 - Lee, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04455 - Lee, ME is 32, ranking 22,459 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 922 residents live in 04455 - Lee, ME with a median age of 41 years. 18.3 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 25.7 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 54.6 percent of the residents in 04455 is currently married, and 27.6 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 10.2 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 4.2 percent of the population living in 04455 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04455 is $3,889. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04455 - Lee, ME is approximately $567. That means the residents typically spend about 14.6 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

89.7 percent of the population in 04455 - Lee, 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 73 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 16.4 percent of the residents in 04455 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.59 members with about 2.02 cars available per household. Approximately 3 percent of the households in 04455 - Lee, 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.

48.4 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 58.4 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 1 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 04455 have VA health insurance. Also, 3.8 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04455 - Lee, ME would have to travel an average of 11.9 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Penobscot Valley Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 14 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04455 - Lee, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04455 - Lee, ME

Gender (%)04455MEUSA
Male4848.949.3
Female5251.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04455 - Lee, ME

Race (%)04455MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White95.894.673
Non-Hispanic Black2.31.312.7
Asian1.41.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.50.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race00.24.9
Two or More Races02.24.4

Median Income in 04455 - Lee, ME

Income (%)04455MEUSA
Under $25,00025.116.816.9
$25,000 to $49,99922.923.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99919.520.418.3
$75,000 to $99,99912.91513.7
$100,000 and More19.624.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04455 - Lee, ME

Livability04455MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,8894,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)5679011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)14.620.421.9

Education in 04455 - Lee, ME

Education Level(%)04455MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education4.42.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma6.15.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent44.53327.5
Some College, No Degree23.919.821
Associate's Degree6.79.78.2
Bachelor's Degree10.218.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree4.210.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04455

68

The People Index in 04455 is 68, ranking 10,558 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04455 - Lee, ME

An estimate of 91.9 percent of all residents in 04455 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04455 - Lee, ME who have health insurance is 91.9 percent. 18.1 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 37.5 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 5.7 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 91 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 99 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 04455 - Lee, ME

Insurance Type (%)04455MEUSA
No Insurance8.1912.2
Public Insurance48.437.633
Private Insurance58.467.666.7

Insurance Types in 04455 - Lee, ME

Insurance Type (%)04455MEUSA
Employer Insurance37.544.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance5.75.66.2
Medicare8.84.84.6
Medicaid18.113.314.2
TRICARE3.83.42.7
VA10.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04455 - Lee, ME

Income (%)04455MEUSA
Under $25,000998682
$25,000 to $49,999958784
$50,000 to $74,999918988
$75,000 to $99,999829391
$100,000 and More999593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04455 - Lee, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00019523
$25,000 to $49,99956162
$50,000 to $74,99991879
$75,000 to $99,99918778
$100,000 and More11793

Insurance Rate by Age in 04455 - Lee, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04455MEUSA
Under 181009494
Adults (18-64 years)888784
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 04455 - Lee, ME

Disability Type04455MEUSA
Any Disability18.715.912.5
Hearing Disability10.353.5
Vision Disability3.353.5
Cognitive Disability1.72.31.3
Ambulatory Disability97.87
Self-Care Disability1.21.40.9
Independent Living Disability4.66.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04455

23

The Provider Index in 04455 - Lee, ME is 23, ranking 25,398 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04455 - Lee, ME

For the 169 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 1 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04455 - Lee, ME. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 237 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04455 - Lee, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04455MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents104038
Dentists per 10,000 residents478
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1841516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6541828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04455

59

The Hospital Index in 04455 - Lee, ME is 59, ranking 13,500 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04455 - Lee, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Penobscot Valley Hospital123/5
Millinocket Regional Hospital314/5
Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center432/5
Saint Joseph Hospital433/5
Average Hospital32.13/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04455

20

The Travel Index in 04455 - Lee, ME is 20, ranking 26,384 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04455 - Lee, ME

8.9 percent of residents in 04455 - Lee, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2.02 cars per household in 04455 - Lee, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.59 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 32.1 miles. 04455 - Lee, ME ranks 29,499 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Penobscot Valley Hospital with a distance of 12 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04455 - Lee, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04455MEUSA
No Cars37.28.7
1 Car2733.832.9
2 Cars444037.3
3 Cars2013.514.1
4 or More Cars65.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04455 - Lee, ME

Travel Method (%)04455MEUSA
Driving Solo68.178.576.6
Driving with One Person11.787.1
Driving with Two People2.811.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus00.52.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train001.8
Walk8.93.962.7
Bicycle00.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04455 - Lee, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Penobscot Valley Hospital12
Millinocket Regional Hospital31
Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center43

Work Travel Time in 04455 - Lee, ME

Average Travel Time04455MEUSA
Less than 10 min.2927.923.3
10 to 14 min.2.515.415.3
15 to 19 min.25.613.714.6
20 to 24 min.13.16.66.4
25 to 29 min.2.811.313.7
30 to 34 min.8.932.9
35 to 44 min.1.710.712
45 to 59 min.04.26.2
60 or more min.16.42.22.7
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