Overall Health Index

People Index

46

89.1% of the residents in 04747 has health insurance.

Provider Index

52

There are about 35 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04747.

Hospital Index

43

The average hospital rating near 04747 is 3.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

7

Residents in 04747 travel 38.1 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

46

89.1% of the residents in 04747 has health insurance.

Provider Index

52

There are about 35 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04747.

Hospital Index

43

The average hospital rating near 04747 is 3.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

7

Residents in 04747 travel 38.1 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04747 - Island Falls, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04747 - Island Falls, ME is 21, ranking 26,396 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 1,406 residents live in 04747 - Island Falls, ME with a median age of 51.7 years. 18.9 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 28.1 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 64.5 percent of the residents in 04747 is currently married, and 18.6 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 13.2 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 5.4 percent of the population living in 04747 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04747 is $3,162. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04747 - Island Falls, ME is approximately $511. That means the residents typically spend about 16.2 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

87.8 percent of the population in 04747 - Island Falls, ME drive to work alone. 0.8 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 65.7 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 7.1 percent of the residents in 04747 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.33 members with about 1.95 cars available per household. Approximately 4 percent of the households in 04747 - Island Falls, 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.

57.1 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 53.9 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 1.1 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 04747 have VA health insurance. Also, 4.6 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04747 - Island Falls, ME would have to travel an average of 21 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Houlton Regional Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 35 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04747 - Island Falls, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04747 - Island Falls, ME

Gender (%)04747MEUSA
Male5148.949.3
Female4951.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04747 - Island Falls, ME

Race (%)04747MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White95.294.673
Non-Hispanic Black0.11.312.7
Asian0.31.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native3.60.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian0.200.2
Other Race0.10.24.9
Two or More Races0.42.24.4

Median Income in 04747 - Island Falls, ME

Income (%)04747MEUSA
Under $25,00021.216.816.9
$25,000 to $49,99936.923.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99917.720.418.3
$75,000 to $99,99913.51513.7
$100,000 and More10.724.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04747 - Island Falls, ME

Livability04747MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,1624,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)5119011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)16.220.421.9

Education in 04747 - Island Falls, ME

Education Level(%)04747MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education4.72.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma5.85.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent40.23327.5
Some College, No Degree20.919.821
Associate's Degree9.79.78.2
Bachelor's Degree13.218.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree5.410.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04747

46

The People Index in 04747 is 46, ranking 18,145 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04747 - Island Falls, ME

An estimate of 89.1 percent of all residents in 04747 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04747 - Island Falls, ME who have health insurance is 89.1 percent. 19.4 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 27.5 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 4.1 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 89 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 92 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 04747 - Island Falls, ME

Insurance Type (%)04747MEUSA
No Insurance10.9912.2
Public Insurance57.137.633
Private Insurance53.967.666.7

Insurance Types in 04747 - Island Falls, ME

Insurance Type (%)04747MEUSA
Employer Insurance27.544.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance4.15.66.2
Medicare4.24.84.6
Medicaid19.413.314.2
TRICARE4.63.42.7
VA1.10.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04747 - Island Falls, ME

Income (%)04747MEUSA
Under $25,000928682
$25,000 to $49,999888784
$50,000 to $74,999898988
$75,000 to $99,999919391
$100,000 and More919593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04747 - Island Falls, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00088724
$25,000 to $49,999127244
$50,000 to $74,999112780
$75,000 to $99,99992776
$100,000 and More93381

Insurance Rate by Age in 04747 - Island Falls, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04747MEUSA
Under 18909494
Adults (18-64 years)848784
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 04747 - Island Falls, ME

Disability Type04747MEUSA
Any Disability29.415.912.5
Hearing Disability12.853.5
Vision Disability8.753.5
Cognitive Disability3.52.31.3
Ambulatory Disability17.27.87
Self-Care Disability2.91.40.9
Independent Living Disability106.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04747

52

The Provider Index in 04747 - Island Falls, ME is 52, ranking 15,832 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04747 - Island Falls, ME

For the 265 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 4 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04747 - Island Falls, ME. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 395 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04747 - Island Falls, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04747MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents234038
Dentists per 10,000 residents578
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18131516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65141828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04747

43

The Hospital Index in 04747 - Island Falls, ME is 43, ranking 18,791 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04747 - Island Falls, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Houlton Regional Hospital212/5
Millinocket Regional Hospital334/5
Penobscot Valley Hospital473/5
Northern Light AR Gould Hospital514/5
Average Hospital38.13.3/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04747

7

The Travel Index in 04747 - Island Falls, ME is 7, ranking 30,678 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04747 - Island Falls, ME

16.1 percent of residents in 04747 - Island Falls, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.95 cars per household in 04747 - Island Falls, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.33 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 38.1 miles. 04747 - Island Falls, ME ranks 30,829 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Houlton Regional Hospital with a distance of 21 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04747 - Island Falls, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04747MEUSA
No Cars47.28.7
1 Car2633.832.9
2 Cars504037.3
3 Cars1413.514.1
4 or More Cars65.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04747 - Island Falls, ME

Travel Method (%)04747MEUSA
Driving Solo72.378.576.6
Driving with One Person16.287.1
Driving with Two People1.611.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus0.60.52.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train001.8
Walk2.23.962.7
Bicycle00.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04747 - Island Falls, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Houlton Regional Hospital21
Millinocket Regional Hospital33
Penobscot Valley Hospital47

Work Travel Time in 04747 - Island Falls, ME

Average Travel Time04747MEUSA
Less than 10 min.25.127.923.3
10 to 14 min.11.915.415.3
15 to 19 min.15.313.714.6
20 to 24 min.86.66.4
25 to 29 min.5.411.313.7
30 to 34 min.16.132.9
35 to 44 min.3.610.712
45 to 59 min.7.54.26.2
60 or more min.7.12.22.7
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