Overall Health Index

People Index

24

90.2% of the residents in 04743 has health insurance.

Provider Index

36

There are about 24 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04743.

Hospital Index

40

The average hospital rating near 04743 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

20

Residents in 04743 travel 41.5 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

24

90.2% of the residents in 04743 has health insurance.

Provider Index

36

There are about 24 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04743.

Hospital Index

40

The average hospital rating near 04743 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

20

Residents in 04743 travel 41.5 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04743 - Fort Kent, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME is 11, ranking 29,678 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 4,625 residents live in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME with a median age of 45.4 years. 16 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 16.4 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 53.7 percent of the residents in 04743 is currently married, and 32.7 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 17.4 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 6.2 percent of the population living in 04743 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04743 is $3,279. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME is approximately $659. That means the residents typically spend about 20.1 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

89.3 percent of the population in 04743 - Fort Kent, 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 79.2 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 5.4 percent of the residents in 04743 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.33 members with about 1.76 cars available per household. Approximately 6 percent of the households in 04743 - Fort Kent, 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.

37.1 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 67.1 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 04743 have VA health insurance. Also, 4.1 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME would have to travel an average of 5 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Northern Maine Medical Center. In a 20-mile radius, there are 24 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME

Gender (%)04743MEUSA
Male4948.949.3
Female5151.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME

Race (%)04743MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White94.494.673
Non-Hispanic Black1.71.312.7
Asian01.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native1.70.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race00.24.9
Two or More Races22.24.4

Median Income in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME

Income (%)04743MEUSA
Under $25,00020.916.816.9
$25,000 to $49,99931.523.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99916.320.418.3
$75,000 to $99,999141513.7
$100,000 and More17.324.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME

Livability04743MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,2794,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)6599011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)20.120.421.9

Education in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME

Education Level(%)04743MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education5.62.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma4.75.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent40.93327.5
Some College, No Degree18.519.821
Associate's Degree6.79.78.2
Bachelor's Degree17.418.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree6.210.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04743

24

The People Index in 04743 is 24, ranking 25,402 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04743 - Fort Kent, ME

An estimate of 90.2 percent of all residents in 04743 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME who have health insurance is 90.2 percent. 11.7 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 43.6 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 7.1 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 95 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 04743 - Fort Kent, ME

Insurance Type (%)04743MEUSA
No Insurance9.8912.2
Public Insurance37.137.633
Private Insurance67.167.666.7

Insurance Types in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME

Insurance Type (%)04743MEUSA
Employer Insurance43.644.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance7.15.66.2
Medicare54.84.6
Medicaid11.713.314.2
TRICARE4.13.42.7
VA0.90.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME

Income (%)04743MEUSA
Under $25,000918682
$25,000 to $49,999838784
$50,000 to $74,999958988
$75,000 to $99,999939391
$100,000 and More999593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00097536
$25,000 to $49,999174060
$50,000 to $74,99953675
$75,000 to $99,99971285
$100,000 and More11095

Insurance Rate by Age in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04743MEUSA
Under 18989494
Adults (18-64 years)878784
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME

Disability Type04743MEUSA
Any Disability16.815.912.5
Hearing Disability653.5
Vision Disability3.653.5
Cognitive Disability2.12.31.3
Ambulatory Disability7.47.87
Self-Care Disability1.21.40.9
Independent Living Disability6.76.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04743

36

The Provider Index in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME is 36, ranking 21,110 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04743 - Fort Kent, ME

For the 739 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 0 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04743 - Fort Kent, ME. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 758 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04743MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents204038
Dentists per 10,000 residents478
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1801516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6501828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04743

40

The Hospital Index in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME is 40, ranking 19,778 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04743 - Fort Kent, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Northern Maine Medical Center55/5
Cary Medical Center363/5
Northern Light AR Gould Hospital434/5
Houlton Regional Hospital822/5
Average Hospital41.53.5/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04743

20

The Travel Index in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME is 20, ranking 26,384 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04743 - Fort Kent, ME

9.7 percent of residents in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.76 cars per household in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.33 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 41.5 miles. 04743 - Fort Kent, ME ranks 31,278 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Northern Maine Medical Center with a distance of 5 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04743MEUSA
No Cars67.28.7
1 Car3633.832.9
2 Cars394037.3
3 Cars1613.514.1
4 or More Cars35.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME

Travel Method (%)04743MEUSA
Driving Solo78.478.576.6
Driving with One Person787.1
Driving with Two People1.711.3
Driving with Three People0.10.40.5
Bus00.52.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train001.8
Walk5.13.962.7
Bicycle1.70.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04743 - Fort Kent, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Northern Maine Medical Center5
Cary Medical Center36
Northern Light AR Gould Hospital43

Work Travel Time in 04743 - Fort Kent, ME

Average Travel Time04743MEUSA
Less than 10 min.42.527.923.3
10 to 14 min.19.315.415.3
15 to 19 min.9.713.714.6
20 to 24 min.5.66.66.4
25 to 29 min.2.111.313.7
30 to 34 min.9.732.9
35 to 44 min.210.712
45 to 59 min.3.64.26.2
60 or more min.5.42.22.7
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