Overall Health Index

People Index

93

96.5% of the residents in 04691 has health insurance.

Provider Index

41

There are about 25 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04691.

Hospital Index

95

The average hospital rating near 04691 is 4.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

9

Residents in 04691 travel 38.3 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

93

96.5% of the residents in 04691 has health insurance.

Provider Index

41

There are about 25 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04691.

Hospital Index

95

The average hospital rating near 04691 is 4.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

9

Residents in 04691 travel 38.3 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04691 - Whiting, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04691 - Whiting, ME is 73, ranking 9,204 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 346 residents live in 04691 - Whiting, ME with a median age of 45.3 years. 19.7 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 23.1 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 54.2 percent of the residents in 04691 is currently married, and 24.7 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 21.1 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 17.5 percent of the population living in 04691 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04691 is $4,464. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04691 - Whiting, ME is approximately $625. That means the residents typically spend about 14 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

91.6 percent of the population in 04691 - Whiting, ME drive to work alone. 1.3 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 66.7 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 10.6 percent of the residents in 04691 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.32 members with about 1.8 cars available per household. Approximately 7 percent of the households in 04691 - Whiting, 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.

56.7 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 0.9 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 04691 have VA health insurance. Also, 9.6 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04691 - Whiting, ME would have to travel an average of 11.6 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Down East Community Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 25 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04691 - Whiting, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04691 - Whiting, ME

Gender (%)04691MEUSA
Male4748.949.3
Female5351.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04691 - Whiting, ME

Race (%)04691MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White88.494.673
Non-Hispanic Black01.312.7
Asian0.91.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.60.24.9
Two or More Races10.12.24.4

Median Income in 04691 - Whiting, ME

Income (%)04691MEUSA
Under $25,00010.816.816.9
$25,000 to $49,99926.223.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99929.920.418.3
$75,000 to $99,999181513.7
$100,000 and More15.124.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04691 - Whiting, ME

Livability04691MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)4,4644,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)6259011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)1420.421.9

Education in 04691 - Whiting, ME

Education Level(%)04691MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education0.42.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma2.85.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent27.53327.5
Some College, No Degree23.119.821
Associate's Degree7.69.78.2
Bachelor's Degree21.118.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree17.510.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04691

93

The People Index in 04691 is 93, ranking 2,310 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04691 - Whiting, ME

An estimate of 96.5 percent of all residents in 04691 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04691 - Whiting, ME who have health insurance is 96.5 percent. 25.9 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 26.7 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 5.8 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 100 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 84 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 04691 - Whiting, ME

Insurance Type (%)04691MEUSA
No Insurance3.5912.2
Public Insurance56.737.633
Private Insurance58.467.666.7

Insurance Types in 04691 - Whiting, ME

Insurance Type (%)04691MEUSA
Employer Insurance26.744.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance5.85.66.2
Medicare1.74.84.6
Medicaid25.913.314.2
TRICARE9.63.42.7
VA0.90.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04691 - Whiting, ME

Income (%)04691MEUSA
Under $25,000848682
$25,000 to $49,9991008784
$50,000 to $74,9991008988
$75,000 to $99,999929391
$100,000 and More1009593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04691 - Whiting, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000166843
$25,000 to $49,99908629
$50,000 to $74,99905368
$75,000 to $99,99983569
$100,000 and More03188

Insurance Rate by Age in 04691 - Whiting, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04691MEUSA
Under 181009494
Adults (18-64 years)948784
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 04691 - Whiting, ME

Disability Type04691MEUSA
Any Disability16.315.912.5
Hearing Disability4.753.5
Vision Disability4.153.5
Cognitive Disability42.31.3
Ambulatory Disability8.17.87
Self-Care Disability1.81.40.9
Independent Living Disability10.16.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04691

41

The Provider Index in 04691 - Whiting, ME is 41, ranking 19,460 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04691 - Whiting, ME

For the 68 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 1 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04691 - Whiting, ME. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 80 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04691 - Whiting, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04691MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents184038
Dentists per 10,000 residents578
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1841516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6541828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04691

95

The Hospital Index in 04691 - Whiting, ME is 95, ranking 1,647 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04691 - Whiting, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Down East Community Hospital124/5
Calais Regional Hospital294/5
Mount Desert Island Hospital544/5
Northern Light Maine Coast Hospital595/5
Average Hospital38.34.3/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04691

9

The Travel Index in 04691 - Whiting, ME is 9, ranking 30,016 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04691 - Whiting, ME

12.1 percent of residents in 04691 - Whiting, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.8 cars per household in 04691 - Whiting, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.32 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 38.3 miles. 04691 - Whiting, ME ranks 30,864 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Down East Community Hospital with a distance of 12 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04691 - Whiting, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04691MEUSA
No Cars77.28.7
1 Car3633.832.9
2 Cars324037.3
3 Cars1813.514.1
4 or More Cars55.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04691 - Whiting, ME

Travel Method (%)04691MEUSA
Driving Solo86.878.576.6
Driving with One Person2.787.1
Driving with Two People411.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus00.52.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train001.8
Walk03.962.7
Bicycle00.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04691 - Whiting, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Down East Community Hospital12
Calais Regional Hospital29
Mount Desert Island Hospital54

Work Travel Time in 04691 - Whiting, ME

Average Travel Time04691MEUSA
Less than 10 min.6.427.923.3
10 to 14 min.1.415.415.3
15 to 19 min.14.213.714.6
20 to 24 min.29.86.66.4
25 to 29 min.14.911.313.7
30 to 34 min.12.132.9
35 to 44 min.010.712
45 to 59 min.10.64.26.2
60 or more min.10.62.22.7
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