Overall Health Index

People Index

19

89.9% of the residents in 04915 has health insurance.

Provider Index

35

There are about 103 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04915.

Hospital Index

32

The average hospital rating near 04915 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

36

Residents in 04915 travel 19.3 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

19

89.9% of the residents in 04915 has health insurance.

Provider Index

35

There are about 103 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04915.

Hospital Index

32

The average hospital rating near 04915 is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

36

Residents in 04915 travel 19.3 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04915 - Belfast, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04915 - Belfast, ME is 11, ranking 29,356 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 8,818 residents live in 04915 - Belfast, ME with a median age of 45.2 years. 22.4 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 20.5 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 48.5 percent of the residents in 04915 is currently married, and 26.5 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 20.7 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 15.5 percent of the population living in 04915 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04915 is $3,435. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04915 - Belfast, ME is approximately $762. That means the residents typically spend about 22.2 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

78.6 percent of the population in 04915 - Belfast, ME drive to work alone. 0.2 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 76.2 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 5.7 percent of the residents in 04915 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.33 members with about 1.62 cars available per household. Approximately 10 percent of the households in 04915 - Belfast, 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.

46.7 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 56.4 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.8 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 04915 have VA health insurance. Also, 3.5 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04915 - Belfast, ME would have to travel an average of 4.4 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Waldo County General Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 103 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04915 - Belfast, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04915 - Belfast, ME

Gender (%)04915MEUSA
Male4848.949.3
Female5251.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04915 - Belfast, ME

Race (%)04915MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White9694.673
Non-Hispanic Black11.312.7
Asian1.91.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.10.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race00.24.9
Two or More Races0.92.24.4

Median Income in 04915 - Belfast, ME

Income (%)04915MEUSA
Under $25,00026.316.816.9
$25,000 to $49,99926.423.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99915.320.418.3
$75,000 to $99,99919.11513.7
$100,000 and More12.924.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04915 - Belfast, ME

Livability04915MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,4354,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)7629011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)22.220.421.9

Education in 04915 - Belfast, ME

Education Level(%)04915MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education3.62.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma4.85.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent28.73327.5
Some College, No Degree2019.821
Associate's Degree6.79.78.2
Bachelor's Degree20.718.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree15.510.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04915

19

The People Index in 04915 is 19, ranking 27,052 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04915 - Belfast, ME

An estimate of 89.9 percent of all residents in 04915 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04915 - Belfast, ME who have health insurance is 89.9 percent. 19.4 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 33.1 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 7 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 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 04915 - Belfast, ME

Insurance Type (%)04915MEUSA
No Insurance10.1912.2
Public Insurance46.737.633
Private Insurance56.467.666.7

Insurance Types in 04915 - Belfast, ME

Insurance Type (%)04915MEUSA
Employer Insurance33.144.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance75.66.2
Medicare6.14.84.6
Medicaid19.413.314.2
TRICARE3.53.42.7
VA0.80.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04915 - Belfast, ME

Income (%)04915MEUSA
Under $25,000888682
$25,000 to $49,999818784
$50,000 to $74,999898988
$75,000 to $99,999929391
$100,000 and More949593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04915 - Belfast, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000127024
$25,000 to $49,999195842
$50,000 to $74,999113078
$75,000 to $99,99982190
$100,000 and More63277

Insurance Rate by Age in 04915 - Belfast, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04915MEUSA
Under 18879494
Adults (18-64 years)848784
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 04915 - Belfast, ME

Disability Type04915MEUSA
Any Disability1615.912.5
Hearing Disability4.353.5
Vision Disability2.653.5
Cognitive Disability1.82.31.3
Ambulatory Disability8.77.87
Self-Care Disability1.21.40.9
Independent Living Disability7.26.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04915

35

The Provider Index in 04915 - Belfast, ME is 35, ranking 21,440 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04915 - Belfast, ME

For the 1,977 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 6 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04915 - Belfast, ME. An estimate of 1 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 1,805 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04915 - Belfast, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04915MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents154038
Dentists per 10,000 residents478
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1841516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6541828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04915

32

The Hospital Index in 04915 - Belfast, ME is 32, ranking 22,421 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04915 - Belfast, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Waldo County General Hospital44/5
Penobscot Bay Medical Center223/5
Northern Light Blue Hill Hospital234/5
Saint Joseph Hospital283/5
Average Hospital19.33.5/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04915

36

The Travel Index in 04915 - Belfast, ME is 36, ranking 21,107 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04915 - Belfast, ME

9 percent of residents in 04915 - Belfast, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.62 cars per household in 04915 - Belfast, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.33 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 19.3 miles. 04915 - Belfast, ME ranks 19,378 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Waldo County General Hospital with a distance of 4 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04915 - Belfast, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04915MEUSA
No Cars107.28.7
1 Car4233.832.9
2 Cars304037.3
3 Cars1513.514.1
4 or More Cars45.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04915 - Belfast, ME

Travel Method (%)04915MEUSA
Driving Solo74.978.576.6
Driving with One Person9.387.1
Driving with Two People1.711.3
Driving with Three People0.10.40.5
Bus00.52.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train001.8
Walk4.13.962.7
Bicycle1.20.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04915 - Belfast, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Waldo County General Hospital4
Penobscot Bay Medical Center22
Northern Light Blue Hill Hospital23

Work Travel Time in 04915 - Belfast, ME

Average Travel Time04915MEUSA
Less than 10 min.32.327.923.3
10 to 14 min.11.315.415.3
15 to 19 min.14.513.714.6
20 to 24 min.10.56.66.4
25 to 29 min.7.711.313.7
30 to 34 min.932.9
35 to 44 min.1.710.712
45 to 59 min.7.54.26.2
60 or more min.5.72.22.7
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