Overall Health Index

People Index

66

82.8% of the residents in 04578 has health insurance.

Provider Index

57

There are about 337 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04578.

Hospital Index

63

The average hospital rating near 04578 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

46

Residents in 04578 travel 18.3 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

66

82.8% of the residents in 04578 has health insurance.

Provider Index

57

There are about 337 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04578.

Hospital Index

63

The average hospital rating near 04578 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

46

Residents in 04578 travel 18.3 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04578 - Wiscasset, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME is 69, ranking 10,295 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 4,547 residents live in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME with a median age of 44.3 years. 15.5 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 20.7 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 41 percent of the residents in 04578 is currently married, and 35.9 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 20.8 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 6.8 percent of the population living in 04578 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04578 is $4,405. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME is approximately $800. That means the residents typically spend about 18.2 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

92.8 percent of the population in 04578 - Wiscasset, 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 59.1 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 8.2 percent of the residents in 04578 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.23 members with about 1.98 cars available per household. Approximately 4 percent of the households in 04578 - Wiscasset, 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.

39 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 65.9 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 04578 have VA health insurance. Also, 2.3 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME would have to travel an average of 8.8 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, LincolnHealth - Miles Campus & Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 337 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME

Gender (%)04578MEUSA
Male5348.949.3
Female4751.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME

Race (%)04578MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White92.894.673
Non-Hispanic Black0.31.312.7
Asian5.61.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native1.10.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race00.24.9
Two or More Races0.32.24.4

Median Income in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME

Income (%)04578MEUSA
Under $25,00016.716.816.9
$25,000 to $49,99920.423.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99921.820.418.3
$75,000 to $99,99918.41513.7
$100,000 and More22.824.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME

Livability04578MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)4,4054,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)8009011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)18.220.421.9

Education in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME

Education Level(%)04578MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education0.52.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma7.95.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent34.23327.5
Some College, No Degree23.719.821
Associate's Degree6.19.78.2
Bachelor's Degree20.818.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree6.810.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04578

66

The People Index in 04578 is 66, ranking 11,218 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04578 - Wiscasset, ME

An estimate of 82.8 percent of all residents in 04578 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME who have health insurance is 82.8 percent. 8.8 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 39.5 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 4.8 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 94 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 78 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 04578 - Wiscasset, ME

Insurance Type (%)04578MEUSA
No Insurance17.2912.2
Public Insurance3937.633
Private Insurance65.967.666.7

Insurance Types in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME

Insurance Type (%)04578MEUSA
Employer Insurance39.544.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance4.85.66.2
Medicare5.34.84.6
Medicaid8.813.314.2
TRICARE2.33.42.7
VA00.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME

Income (%)04578MEUSA
Under $25,000788682
$25,000 to $49,999908784
$50,000 to $74,999948988
$75,000 to $99,999689391
$100,000 and More949593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000226433
$25,000 to $49,999106849
$50,000 to $74,99963688
$75,000 to $99,999321067
$100,000 and More62384

Insurance Rate by Age in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04578MEUSA
Under 18909494
Adults (18-64 years)798784
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME

Disability Type04578MEUSA
Any Disability17.315.912.5
Hearing Disability6.353.5
Vision Disability353.5
Cognitive Disability2.92.31.3
Ambulatory Disability11.47.87
Self-Care Disability21.40.9
Independent Living Disability9.36.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04578

57

The Provider Index in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME is 57, ranking 14,184 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04578 - Wiscasset, ME

For the 703 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 26 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04578 - Wiscasset, ME. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 941 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04578MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents294038
Dentists per 10,000 residents578
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18121516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65111828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04578

63

The Hospital Index in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME is 63, ranking 12,186 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04578 - Wiscasset, ME

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04578

46

The Travel Index in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME is 46, ranking 17,811 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04578 - Wiscasset, ME

15.6 percent of residents in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.98 cars per household in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.23 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 18.3 miles. 04578 - Wiscasset, ME ranks 17,832 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 9 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04578MEUSA
No Cars47.28.7
1 Car3733.832.9
2 Cars354037.3
3 Cars1113.514.1
4 or More Cars135.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME

Travel Method (%)04578MEUSA
Driving Solo77.178.576.6
Driving with One Person12.287.1
Driving with Two People0.211.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus00.52.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train001.8
Walk6.33.962.7
Bicycle00.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04578 - Wiscasset, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
LincolnHealth 0 Miles Campus & Hospital9
Mid Coast Hospital11
Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center27

Work Travel Time in 04578 - Wiscasset, ME

Average Travel Time04578MEUSA
Less than 10 min.21.427.923.3
10 to 14 min.8.315.415.3
15 to 19 min.9.613.714.6
20 to 24 min.19.16.66.4
25 to 29 min.0.711.313.7
30 to 34 min.15.632.9
35 to 44 min.9.410.712
45 to 59 min.7.74.26.2
60 or more min.8.22.22.7
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