Overall Health Index

People Index

43

88.3% of the residents in 04955 has health insurance.

Provider Index

41

There are about 188 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04955.

Hospital Index

86

The average hospital rating near 04955 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

60

Residents in 04955 travel 16.2 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

43

88.3% of the residents in 04955 has health insurance.

Provider Index

41

There are about 188 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04955.

Hospital Index

86

The average hospital rating near 04955 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

60

Residents in 04955 travel 16.2 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04955 - New Sharon, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04955 - New Sharon, ME is 68, ranking 10,833 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 1,498 residents live in 04955 - New Sharon, ME with a median age of 39.5 years. 21.2 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 18.1 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 57.9 percent of the residents in 04955 is currently married, and 22.8 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 16.7 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 8.3 percent of the population living in 04955 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04955 is $3,914. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04955 - New Sharon, ME is approximately $749. That means the residents typically spend about 19.1 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

90.4 percent of the population in 04955 - New Sharon, 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 50.9 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 6.7 percent of the residents in 04955 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.78 members with about 2.01 cars available per household. Approximately 4 percent of the households in 04955 - New Sharon, 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.

39.3 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 65.7 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 04955 have VA health insurance. Also, 2 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04955 - New Sharon, ME would have to travel an average of 7.7 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Franklin Memorial Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 188 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04955 - New Sharon, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04955 - New Sharon, ME

Gender (%)04955MEUSA
Male4848.949.3
Female5251.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04955 - New Sharon, ME

Race (%)04955MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White97.594.673
Non-Hispanic Black01.312.7
Asian0.31.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race00.24.9
Two or More Races2.32.24.4

Median Income in 04955 - New Sharon, ME

Income (%)04955MEUSA
Under $25,00013.816.816.9
$25,000 to $49,99928.923.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99923.220.418.3
$75,000 to $99,99911.71513.7
$100,000 and More22.324.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04955 - New Sharon, ME

Livability04955MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,9144,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)7499011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)19.120.421.9

Education in 04955 - New Sharon, ME

Education Level(%)04955MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education0.32.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma6.55.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent39.33327.5
Some College, No Degree1319.821
Associate's Degree15.99.78.2
Bachelor's Degree16.718.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree8.310.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04955

43

The People Index in 04955 is 43, ranking 19,134 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04955 - New Sharon, ME

An estimate of 88.3 percent of all residents in 04955 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04955 - New Sharon, ME who have health insurance is 88.3 percent. 10.8 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 44.3 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 2.7 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 97 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 71 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 04955 - New Sharon, ME

Insurance Type (%)04955MEUSA
No Insurance11.7912.2
Public Insurance39.337.633
Private Insurance65.767.666.7

Insurance Types in 04955 - New Sharon, ME

Insurance Type (%)04955MEUSA
Employer Insurance44.344.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance2.75.66.2
Medicare6.44.84.6
Medicaid10.813.314.2
TRICARE23.42.7
VA00.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04955 - New Sharon, ME

Income (%)04955MEUSA
Under $25,000718682
$25,000 to $49,999718784
$50,000 to $74,999978988
$75,000 to $99,9991009391
$100,000 and More999593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04955 - New Sharon, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000295737
$25,000 to $49,999294941
$50,000 to $74,99932986
$75,000 to $99,99905968
$100,000 and More11793

Insurance Rate by Age in 04955 - New Sharon, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04955MEUSA
Under 18879494
Adults (18-64 years)838784
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 04955 - New Sharon, ME

Disability Type04955MEUSA
Any Disability14.415.912.5
Hearing Disability4.553.5
Vision Disability3.153.5
Cognitive Disability3.42.31.3
Ambulatory Disability5.87.87
Self-Care Disability11.40.9
Independent Living Disability3.66.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04955

41

The Provider Index in 04955 - New Sharon, ME is 41, ranking 19,460 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04955 - New Sharon, ME

For the 318 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 9 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04955 - New Sharon, ME. An estimate of 1 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 271 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04955 - New Sharon, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04955MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents244038
Dentists per 10,000 residents378
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1861516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6561828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04955

86

The Hospital Index in 04955 - New Sharon, ME is 86, ranking 4,610 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04955 - New Sharon, ME

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04955

60

The Travel Index in 04955 - New Sharon, ME is 60, ranking 13,192 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04955 - New Sharon, ME

17.5 percent of residents in 04955 - New Sharon, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2.01 cars per household in 04955 - New Sharon, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.78 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 16.2 miles. 04955 - New Sharon, ME ranks 14,391 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Franklin Memorial Hospital with a distance of 8 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04955 - New Sharon, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04955MEUSA
No Cars47.28.7
1 Car2733.832.9
2 Cars444037.3
3 Cars1713.514.1
4 or More Cars75.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04955 - New Sharon, ME

Travel Method (%)04955MEUSA
Driving Solo77.278.576.6
Driving with One Person10.987.1
Driving with Two People011.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus00.52.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train001.8
Walk2.43.962.7
Bicycle00.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04955 - New Sharon, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Franklin Memorial Hospital8
Redington-Fairview General Hospital17
Northern Light Inland Hospital18

Work Travel Time in 04955 - New Sharon, ME

Average Travel Time04955MEUSA
Less than 10 min.11.327.923.3
10 to 14 min.12.115.415.3
15 to 19 min.10.313.714.6
20 to 24 min.14.26.66.4
25 to 29 min.311.313.7
30 to 34 min.17.532.9
35 to 44 min.8.810.712
45 to 59 min.16.24.26.2
60 or more min.6.72.22.7
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