Overall Health Index

People Index

82

81.5% of the residents in 04679 has health insurance.

Provider Index

52

There are about 84 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04679.

Hospital Index

73

The average hospital rating near 04679 is 4.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

22

Residents in 04679 travel 19.5 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

82

81.5% of the residents in 04679 has health insurance.

Provider Index

52

There are about 84 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04679.

Hospital Index

73

The average hospital rating near 04679 is 4.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

22

Residents in 04679 travel 19.5 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME is 68, ranking 10,833 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 1,886 residents live in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME with a median age of 50.6 years. 16.3 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 22.8 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 46.5 percent of the residents in 04679 is currently married, and 29.7 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 24.2 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 14.5 percent of the population living in 04679 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04679 is $4,560. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME is approximately $785. That means the residents typically spend about 17.2 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

73.5 percent of the population in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME drive to work alone. 1.5 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 87.4 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 1.2 percent of the residents in 04679 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.21 members with about 1.69 cars available per household. Approximately 9 percent of the households in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, 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.

31.8 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 65.3 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 04679 have VA health insurance. Also, 7.2 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME would have to travel an average of 9.7 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Mount Desert Island Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 84 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME

Gender (%)04679MEUSA
Male4748.949.3
Female5351.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME

Race (%)04679MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White97.194.673
Non-Hispanic Black01.312.7
Asian01.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.90.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian0.100.2
Other Race0.20.24.9
Two or More Races1.62.24.4

Median Income in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME

Income (%)04679MEUSA
Under $25,00010.816.816.9
$25,000 to $49,99922.823.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99924.320.418.3
$75,000 to $99,99913.11513.7
$100,000 and More29.124.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME

Livability04679MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)4,5604,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)7859011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)17.220.421.9

Education in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME

Education Level(%)04679MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education1.42.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma45.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent33.23327.5
Some College, No Degree18.119.821
Associate's Degree4.69.78.2
Bachelor's Degree24.218.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree14.510.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04679

82

The People Index in 04679 is 82, ranking 5,939 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME

An estimate of 81.5 percent of all residents in 04679 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME who have health insurance is 81.5 percent. 7.5 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 32.3 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 12.8 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 85 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 76 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 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME

Insurance Type (%)04679MEUSA
No Insurance18.5912.2
Public Insurance31.837.633
Private Insurance65.367.666.7

Insurance Types in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME

Insurance Type (%)04679MEUSA
Employer Insurance32.344.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance12.85.66.2
Medicare54.84.6
Medicaid7.513.314.2
TRICARE7.23.42.7
VA00.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME

Income (%)04679MEUSA
Under $25,000768682
$25,000 to $49,999678784
$50,000 to $74,999858988
$75,000 to $99,999699391
$100,000 and More989593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000256928
$25,000 to $49,999334943
$50,000 to $74,999152276
$75,000 to $99,999313252
$100,000 and More21394

Insurance Rate by Age in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04679MEUSA
Under 18769494
Adults (18-64 years)778784
Seniors (65+ years)98.110099

Residents with Disabilities in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME

Disability Type04679MEUSA
Any Disability13.415.912.5
Hearing Disability4.853.5
Vision Disability1.653.5
Cognitive Disability2.22.31.3
Ambulatory Disability7.87.87
Self-Care Disability1.61.40.9
Independent Living Disability5.96.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04679

52

The Provider Index in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME is 52, ranking 15,832 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME

For the 307 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 2 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME. An estimate of 1 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 429 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04679MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents344038
Dentists per 10,000 residents378
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1851516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6541828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04679

73

The Hospital Index in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME is 73, ranking 8,902 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Mount Desert Island Hospital104/5
Northern Light Blue Hill Hospital164/5
Northern Light Maine Coast Hospital195/5
Waldo County General Hospital344/5
Average Hospital19.54.3/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04679

22

The Travel Index in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME is 22, ranking 25,722 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME

9.2 percent of residents in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.69 cars per household in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.21 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 19.5 miles. 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME ranks 19,809 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Mount Desert Island Hospital with a distance of 10 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04679MEUSA
No Cars97.28.7
1 Car3833.832.9
2 Cars354037.3
3 Cars1313.514.1
4 or More Cars55.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME

Travel Method (%)04679MEUSA
Driving Solo68.678.576.6
Driving with One Person6.487.1
Driving with Two People011.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus00.52.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train001.8
Walk8.73.962.7
Bicycle00.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Mount Desert Island Hospital10
Northern Light Blue Hill Hospital16
Northern Light Maine Coast Hospital19

Work Travel Time in 04679 - Southwest Harbor, ME

Average Travel Time04679MEUSA
Less than 10 min.39.427.923.3
10 to 14 min.21.715.415.3
15 to 19 min.913.714.6
20 to 24 min.106.66.4
25 to 29 min.7.411.313.7
30 to 34 min.9.232.9
35 to 44 min.0.410.712
45 to 59 min.1.74.26.2
60 or more min.1.22.22.7
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