Overall Health Index

People Index

55

78.8% of the residents in 04776 has health insurance.

Provider Index

4

There are about 2 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04776.

Hospital Index

50

The average hospital rating near 04776 is 3.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

7

Residents in 04776 travel 37.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

55

78.8% of the residents in 04776 has health insurance.

Provider Index

4

There are about 2 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04776.

Hospital Index

50

The average hospital rating near 04776 is 3.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

7

Residents in 04776 travel 37.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04776 - Sherman, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04776 - Sherman, ME is 10, ranking 29,678 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 1,016 residents live in 04776 - Sherman, ME with a median age of 50.7 years. 18.6 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 24.9 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 63.9 percent of the residents in 04776 is currently married, and 17 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 8.4 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 5 percent of the population living in 04776 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04776 is $3,416. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04776 - Sherman, ME is approximately $525. That means the residents typically spend about 15.4 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

87.9 percent of the population in 04776 - Sherman, 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 62.2 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 7.7 percent of the residents in 04776 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.47 members with about 1.99 cars available per household. Approximately 6 percent of the households in 04776 - Sherman, 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.

50.3 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 49.7 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.3 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 04776 have VA health insurance. Also, 3.7 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04776 - Sherman, ME would have to travel an average of 23.3 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Millinocket Regional Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 2 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04776 - Sherman, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04776 - Sherman, ME

Gender (%)04776MEUSA
Male4948.949.3
Female5151.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04776 - Sherman, ME

Race (%)04776MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White97.394.673
Non-Hispanic Black2.21.312.7
Asian01.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race00.24.9
Two or More Races02.24.4

Median Income in 04776 - Sherman, ME

Income (%)04776MEUSA
Under $25,00022.716.816.9
$25,000 to $49,99933.923.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99919.620.418.3
$75,000 to $99,99915.71513.7
$100,000 and More8.224.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04776 - Sherman, ME

Livability04776MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,4164,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)5259011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)15.420.421.9

Education in 04776 - Sherman, ME

Education Level(%)04776MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education2.22.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma55.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent42.63327.5
Some College, No Degree25.619.821
Associate's Degree11.19.78.2
Bachelor's Degree8.418.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree510.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04776

55

The People Index in 04776 is 55, ranking 14,846 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04776 - Sherman, ME

An estimate of 78.8 percent of all residents in 04776 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04776 - Sherman, ME who have health insurance is 78.8 percent. 18.3 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 25.9 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 5 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 84 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 80 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 04776 - Sherman, ME

Insurance Type (%)04776MEUSA
No Insurance21.2912.2
Public Insurance50.337.633
Private Insurance49.767.666.7

Insurance Types in 04776 - Sherman, ME

Insurance Type (%)04776MEUSA
Employer Insurance25.944.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance55.66.2
Medicare4.24.84.6
Medicaid18.313.314.2
TRICARE3.73.42.7
VA0.30.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04776 - Sherman, ME

Income (%)04776MEUSA
Under $25,000808682
$25,000 to $49,999858784
$50,000 to $74,999848988
$75,000 to $99,999859391
$100,000 and More849593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04776 - Sherman, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000207123
$25,000 to $49,999156347
$50,000 to $74,999163567
$75,000 to $99,999152763
$100,000 and More162071

Insurance Rate by Age in 04776 - Sherman, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04776MEUSA
Under 18919494
Adults (18-64 years)748784
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 04776 - Sherman, ME

Disability Type04776MEUSA
Any Disability19.115.912.5
Hearing Disability5.953.5
Vision Disability3.653.5
Cognitive Disability2.42.31.3
Ambulatory Disability10.37.87
Self-Care Disability1.21.40.9
Independent Living Disability3.96.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04776

4

The Provider Index in 04776 - Sherman, ME is 4, ranking 31,664 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04776 - Sherman, ME

For the 189 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 0 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04776 - Sherman, ME. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 253 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04776 - Sherman, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04776MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents24038
Dentists per 10,000 residents178
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1801516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6501828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04776

50

The Hospital Index in 04776 - Sherman, ME is 50, ranking 16,488 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04776 - Sherman, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Millinocket Regional Hospital234/5
Houlton Regional Hospital302/5
Penobscot Valley Hospital363/5
Northern Light AR Gould Hospital624/5
Average Hospital37.83.3/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04776

7

The Travel Index in 04776 - Sherman, ME is 7, ranking 30,678 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04776 - Sherman, ME

5.2 percent of residents in 04776 - Sherman, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.99 cars per household in 04776 - Sherman, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.47 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 37.8 miles. 04776 - Sherman, ME ranks 30,788 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Millinocket Regional Hospital with a distance of 23 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04776 - Sherman, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04776MEUSA
No Cars67.28.7
1 Car2533.832.9
2 Cars414037.3
3 Cars2413.514.1
4 or More Cars45.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04776 - Sherman, ME

Travel Method (%)04776MEUSA
Driving Solo77.878.576.6
Driving with One Person7.787.1
Driving with Two People0.811.3
Driving with Three People0.80.40.5
Bus00.52.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train001.8
Walk1.83.962.7
Bicycle00.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04776 - Sherman, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Millinocket Regional Hospital23
Houlton Regional Hospital30
Penobscot Valley Hospital36

Work Travel Time in 04776 - Sherman, ME

Average Travel Time04776MEUSA
Less than 10 min.26.427.923.3
10 to 14 min.17.215.415.3
15 to 19 min.813.714.6
20 to 24 min.10.66.66.4
25 to 29 min.011.313.7
30 to 34 min.5.232.9
35 to 44 min.12.310.712
45 to 59 min.12.64.26.2
60 or more min.7.72.22.7
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