Overall Health Index

People Index

53

87.3% of the residents in 04861 has health insurance.

Provider Index

62

There are about 203 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04861.

Hospital Index

63

The average hospital rating near 04861 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

30

Residents in 04861 travel 20.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

53

87.3% of the residents in 04861 has health insurance.

Provider Index

62

There are about 203 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04861.

Hospital Index

63

The average hospital rating near 04861 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

30

Residents in 04861 travel 20.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04861 - Thomaston, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04861 - Thomaston, ME is 55, ranking 14,887 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 2,781 residents live in 04861 - Thomaston, ME with a median age of 44.5 years. 19.2 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 20.3 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 45.2 percent of the residents in 04861 is currently married, and 27.3 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 18.8 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 8.2 percent of the population living in 04861 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04861 is $3,997. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04861 - Thomaston, ME is approximately $900. That means the residents typically spend about 22.5 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

94.6 percent of the population in 04861 - Thomaston, 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 83.3 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 2.4 percent of the residents in 04861 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.28 members with about 1.66 cars available per household. Approximately 12 percent of the households in 04861 - Thomaston, 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.

49 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 61 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 04861 have VA health insurance. Also, 5.6 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04861 - Thomaston, ME would have to travel an average of 5.6 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Penobscot Bay Medical Center. In a 20-mile radius, there are 203 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04861 - Thomaston, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04861 - Thomaston, ME

Gender (%)04861MEUSA
Male5148.949.3
Female4951.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04861 - Thomaston, ME

Race (%)04861MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White95.894.673
Non-Hispanic Black1.81.312.7
Asian01.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.70.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race00.24.9
Two or More Races1.22.24.4

Median Income in 04861 - Thomaston, ME

Income (%)04861MEUSA
Under $25,00021.616.816.9
$25,000 to $49,99921.923.221.3
$50,000 to $74,9992920.418.3
$75,000 to $99,9995.81513.7
$100,000 and More21.724.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04861 - Thomaston, ME

Livability04861MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,9974,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)9009011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)22.520.421.9

Education in 04861 - Thomaston, ME

Education Level(%)04861MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education1.72.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma7.95.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent34.83327.5
Some College, No Degree22.519.821
Associate's Degree69.78.2
Bachelor's Degree18.818.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree8.210.511.4

ZIP Codes around 04861 - Thomaston, ME

LocationPopulationHealth Index
04861 - Thomaston, ME2,78155
04862 - Union, ME3,81054
04863 - Vinalhaven, ME1,15580
04864 - Warren, ME4,69965
04901 - Waterville, ME26,44139
04910 - Albion, ME1,94578
04911 - Anson, ME2,10030
04912 - Athens, ME1,01820
04915 - Belfast, ME8,81811
04917 - Belgrade, ME2,82696

People Index

People Index in 04861

53

The People Index in 04861 is 53, ranking 15,506 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04861 - Thomaston, ME

An estimate of 87.3 percent of all residents in 04861 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04861 - Thomaston, ME who have health insurance is 87.3 percent. 19.7 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 33.2 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 3.1 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 90 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 88 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 04861 - Thomaston, ME

Insurance Type (%)04861MEUSA
No Insurance12.7912.2
Public Insurance4937.633
Private Insurance6167.666.7

Insurance Types in 04861 - Thomaston, ME

Insurance Type (%)04861MEUSA
Employer Insurance33.244.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance3.15.66.2
Medicare2.84.84.6
Medicaid19.713.314.2
TRICARE5.63.42.7
VA00.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04861 - Thomaston, ME

Income (%)04861MEUSA
Under $25,000888682
$25,000 to $49,999848784
$50,000 to $74,999908988
$75,000 to $99,9991009391
$100,000 and More899593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04861 - Thomaston, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000127826
$25,000 to $49,999166054
$50,000 to $74,999104068
$75,000 to $99,999047100
$100,000 and More112286

Insurance Rate by Age in 04861 - Thomaston, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04861MEUSA
Under 18919494
Adults (18-64 years)838784
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 04861 - Thomaston, ME

Disability Type04861MEUSA
Any Disability2815.912.5
Hearing Disability6.353.5
Vision Disability1.253.5
Cognitive Disability6.72.31.3
Ambulatory Disability11.87.87
Self-Care Disability3.51.40.9
Independent Living Disability12.26.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04861

62

The Provider Index in 04861 - Thomaston, ME is 62, ranking 12,534 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04861 - Thomaston, ME

For the 534 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 11 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04861 - Thomaston, ME. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 565 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04861 - Thomaston, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04861MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents334038
Dentists per 10,000 residents678
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18101516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6581828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04861

63

The Hospital Index in 04861 - Thomaston, ME is 63, ranking 12,186 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04861 - Thomaston, ME

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04861

30

The Travel Index in 04861 - Thomaston, ME is 30, ranking 23,084 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04861 - Thomaston, ME

12.8 percent of residents in 04861 - Thomaston, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.66 cars per household in 04861 - Thomaston, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.28 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 20.8 miles. 04861 - Thomaston, ME ranks 21,474 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Penobscot Bay Medical Center with a distance of 6 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04861 - Thomaston, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04861MEUSA
No Cars127.28.7
1 Car3333.832.9
2 Cars384037.3
3 Cars1413.514.1
4 or More Cars35.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04861 - Thomaston, ME

Travel Method (%)04861MEUSA
Driving Solo86.378.576.6
Driving with One Person4.387.1
Driving with Two People0.111.3
Driving with Three People2.30.40.5
Bus00.52.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train001.8
Walk1.33.962.7
Bicycle00.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04861 - Thomaston, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Penobscot Bay Medical Center6
LincolnHealth - Miles Campus & Hospital18
Waldo County General Hospital24

Work Travel Time in 04861 - Thomaston, ME

Average Travel Time04861MEUSA
Less than 10 min.20.827.923.3
10 to 14 min.20.515.415.3
15 to 19 min.17.513.714.6
20 to 24 min.20.86.66.4
25 to 29 min.3.711.313.7
30 to 34 min.12.832.9
35 to 44 min.1.510.712
45 to 59 min.04.26.2
60 or more min.2.42.22.7
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