Overall Health Index

People Index

89

92.5% of the residents in 04553 has health insurance.

Provider Index

25

There are about 121 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04553.

Hospital Index

62

The average hospital rating near 04553 is 3.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

55

Residents in 04553 travel 17.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

89

92.5% of the residents in 04553 has health insurance.

Provider Index

25

There are about 121 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04553.

Hospital Index

62

The average hospital rating near 04553 is 3.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

55

Residents in 04553 travel 17.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04553 - Newcastle, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04553 - Newcastle, ME is 69, ranking 10,295 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 1,674 residents live in 04553 - Newcastle, ME with a median age of 45.6 years. 18.5 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 24.4 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 48.5 percent of the residents in 04553 is currently married, and 26.1 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 22.6 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 27 percent of the population living in 04553 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04553 is $5,321. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04553 - Newcastle, ME is approximately $991. That means the residents typically spend about 18.6 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

86.4 percent of the population in 04553 - Newcastle, 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 58 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 6.3 percent of the residents in 04553 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.11 members with about 1.79 cars available per household. Approximately 2 percent of the households in 04553 - Newcastle, 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.

37.3 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 76.6 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 04553 have VA health insurance. Also, 2.2 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04553 - Newcastle, ME would have to travel an average of 2.7 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, LincolnHealth - Miles Campus & Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 121 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04553 - Newcastle, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04553 - Newcastle, ME

Gender (%)04553MEUSA
Male4848.949.3
Female5251.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04553 - Newcastle, ME

Race (%)04553MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White97.794.673
Non-Hispanic Black0.21.312.7
Asian2.11.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race00.24.9
Two or More Races02.24.4

Median Income in 04553 - Newcastle, ME

Income (%)04553MEUSA
Under $25,00012.916.816.9
$25,000 to $49,99912.623.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99920.720.418.3
$75,000 to $99,99914.71513.7
$100,000 and More39.124.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04553 - Newcastle, ME

Livability04553MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)5,3214,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)9919011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)18.620.421.9

Education in 04553 - Newcastle, ME

Education Level(%)04553MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education0.82.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma3.85.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent263327.5
Some College, No Degree14.419.821
Associate's Degree5.49.78.2
Bachelor's Degree22.618.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree2710.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04553

89

The People Index in 04553 is 89, ranking 3,630 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04553 - Newcastle, ME

An estimate of 92.5 percent of all residents in 04553 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04553 - Newcastle, ME who have health insurance is 92.5 percent. 7.2 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 43 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 8.9 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 82 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 91 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 04553 - Newcastle, ME

Insurance Type (%)04553MEUSA
No Insurance7.5912.2
Public Insurance37.337.633
Private Insurance76.667.666.7

Insurance Types in 04553 - Newcastle, ME

Insurance Type (%)04553MEUSA
Employer Insurance4344.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance8.95.66.2
Medicare4.54.84.6
Medicaid7.213.314.2
TRICARE2.23.42.7
VA00.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04553 - Newcastle, ME

Income (%)04553MEUSA
Under $25,000918682
$25,000 to $49,999918784
$50,000 to $74,999828988
$75,000 to $99,999939391
$100,000 and More979593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04553 - Newcastle, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00095460
$25,000 to $49,99996151
$50,000 to $74,999183371
$75,000 to $99,99973087
$100,000 and More32990

Insurance Rate by Age in 04553 - Newcastle, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04553MEUSA
Under 18909494
Adults (18-64 years)898784
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 04553 - Newcastle, ME

Disability Type04553MEUSA
Any Disability13.715.912.5
Hearing Disability6.153.5
Vision Disability1.153.5
Cognitive Disability22.31.3
Ambulatory Disability6.47.87
Self-Care Disability2.21.40.9
Independent Living Disability6.36.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04553

25

The Provider Index in 04553 - Newcastle, ME is 25, ranking 24,738 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04553 - Newcastle, ME

For the 309 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 5 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04553 - Newcastle, ME. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 409 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04553 - Newcastle, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04553MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents134038
Dentists per 10,000 residents478
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1831516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6531828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04553

62

The Hospital Index in 04553 - Newcastle, ME is 62, ranking 12,522 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04553 - Newcastle, ME

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04553

55

The Travel Index in 04553 - Newcastle, ME is 55, ranking 14,834 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04553 - Newcastle, ME

22.1 percent of residents in 04553 - Newcastle, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.79 cars per household in 04553 - Newcastle, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.11 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 17.6 miles. 04553 - Newcastle, ME ranks 16,797 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is LincolnHealth 0 Miles Campus & Hospital with a distance of 3 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04553 - Newcastle, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04553MEUSA
No Cars27.28.7
1 Car4033.832.9
2 Cars434037.3
3 Cars913.514.1
4 or More Cars55.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04553 - Newcastle, ME

Travel Method (%)04553MEUSA
Driving Solo78.978.576.6
Driving with One Person9.287.1
Driving with Two People111.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus00.52.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train001.8
Walk1.53.962.7
Bicycle00.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04553 - Newcastle, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
LincolnHealth 0 Miles Campus & Hospital3
Mid Coast Hospital19
MaineGeneral Medical Center -Alfond Center for Health24

Work Travel Time in 04553 - Newcastle, ME

Average Travel Time04553MEUSA
Less than 10 min.18.827.923.3
10 to 14 min.18.515.415.3
15 to 19 min.10.813.714.6
20 to 24 min.5.86.66.4
25 to 29 min.4.211.313.7
30 to 34 min.22.132.9
35 to 44 min.7.110.712
45 to 59 min.6.54.26.2
60 or more min.6.32.22.7
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