Overall Health Index

People Index

21

88% of the residents in 04785 has health insurance.

Provider Index

44

There are about 60 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04785.

Hospital Index

57

The average hospital rating near 04785 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

3

Residents in 04785 travel 36.2 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

21

88% of the residents in 04785 has health insurance.

Provider Index

44

There are about 60 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04785.

Hospital Index

57

The average hospital rating near 04785 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

3

Residents in 04785 travel 36.2 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04785 - Van Buren, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04785 - Van Buren, ME is 12, ranking 29,056 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 2,306 residents live in 04785 - Van Buren, ME with a median age of 51.3 years. 13.6 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 23.6 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 50.8 percent of the residents in 04785 is currently married, and 25.4 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 9.6 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 3.6 percent of the population living in 04785 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04785 is $2,455. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04785 - Van Buren, ME is approximately $516. That means the residents typically spend about 21 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

86.5 percent of the population in 04785 - Van Buren, 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 73 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 4.1 percent of the residents in 04785 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.19 members with about 1.61 cars available per household. Approximately 11 percent of the households in 04785 - Van Buren, 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.

57.6 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 43.3 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 04785 have VA health insurance. Also, 3.6 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04785 - Van Buren, ME would have to travel an average of 17.4 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Cary Medical Center. In a 20-mile radius, there are 60 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04785 - Van Buren, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04785 - Van Buren, ME

Gender (%)04785MEUSA
Male5048.949.3
Female5051.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04785 - Van Buren, ME

Race (%)04785MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White97.594.673
Non-Hispanic Black11.312.7
Asian01.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.40.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.30.24.9
Two or More Races0.72.24.4

Median Income in 04785 - Van Buren, ME

Income (%)04785MEUSA
Under $25,00037.316.816.9
$25,000 to $49,9991723.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99918.520.418.3
$75,000 to $99,99912.21513.7
$100,000 and More1524.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04785 - Van Buren, ME

Livability04785MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)2,4554,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)5169011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)2120.421.9

Education in 04785 - Van Buren, ME

Education Level(%)04785MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education10.92.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma9.35.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent383327.5
Some College, No Degree2119.821
Associate's Degree7.69.78.2
Bachelor's Degree9.618.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree3.610.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04785

21

The People Index in 04785 is 21, ranking 26,392 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04785 - Van Buren, ME

An estimate of 88 percent of all residents in 04785 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04785 - Van Buren, ME who have health insurance is 88 percent. 21.3 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 22.5 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 82 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 89 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 04785 - Van Buren, ME

Insurance Type (%)04785MEUSA
No Insurance12912.2
Public Insurance57.637.633
Private Insurance43.367.666.7

Insurance Types in 04785 - Van Buren, ME

Insurance Type (%)04785MEUSA
Employer Insurance22.544.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance55.66.2
Medicare7.54.84.6
Medicaid21.313.314.2
TRICARE3.63.42.7
VA0.90.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04785 - Van Buren, ME

Income (%)04785MEUSA
Under $25,000898682
$25,000 to $49,999888784
$50,000 to $74,999828988
$75,000 to $99,999779391
$100,000 and More909593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04785 - Van Buren, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000118320
$25,000 to $49,999126736
$50,000 to $74,999184753
$75,000 to $99,999231968
$100,000 and More102777

Insurance Rate by Age in 04785 - Van Buren, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04785MEUSA
Under 18949494
Adults (18-64 years)798784
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 04785 - Van Buren, ME

Disability Type04785MEUSA
Any Disability28.415.912.5
Hearing Disability6.853.5
Vision Disability4.753.5
Cognitive Disability3.22.31.3
Ambulatory Disability17.67.87
Self-Care Disability2.31.40.9
Independent Living Disability17.26.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04785

44

The Provider Index in 04785 - Van Buren, ME is 44, ranking 18,472 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04785 - Van Buren, ME

For the 313 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 6 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04785 - Van Buren, ME. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 544 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04785 - Van Buren, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04785MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents294038
Dentists per 10,000 residents378
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18171516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65131828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04785

57

The Hospital Index in 04785 - Van Buren, ME is 57, ranking 14,179 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04785 - Van Buren, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Cary Medical Center173/5
Northern Light AR Gould Hospital284/5
Northern Maine Medical Center305/5
Houlton Regional Hospital692/5
Average Hospital36.23.5/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04785

3

The Travel Index in 04785 - Van Buren, ME is 3, ranking 31,998 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04785 - Van Buren, ME

8.8 percent of residents in 04785 - Van Buren, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.61 cars per household in 04785 - Van Buren, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.19 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 36.2 miles. 04785 - Van Buren, ME ranks 30,501 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Cary Medical Center with a distance of 17 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04785 - Van Buren, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04785MEUSA
No Cars117.28.7
1 Car3933.832.9
2 Cars354037.3
3 Cars813.514.1
4 or More Cars65.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04785 - Van Buren, ME

Travel Method (%)04785MEUSA
Driving Solo76.978.576.6
Driving with One Person9.687.1
Driving with Two People011.3
Driving with Three People0.10.40.5
Bus00.52.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train001.8
Walk6.13.962.7
Bicycle00.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04785 - Van Buren, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Cary Medical Center17
Northern Light AR Gould Hospital28
Northern Maine Medical Center30

Work Travel Time in 04785 - Van Buren, ME

Average Travel Time04785MEUSA
Less than 10 min.42.227.923.3
10 to 14 min.15.215.415.3
15 to 19 min.9.113.714.6
20 to 24 min.3.36.66.4
25 to 29 min.3.211.313.7
30 to 34 min.8.832.9
35 to 44 min.8.410.712
45 to 59 min.5.74.26.2
60 or more min.4.12.22.7
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