Overall Health Index

People Index

42

89.4% of the residents in 04965 has health insurance.

Provider Index

18

There are about 74 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04965.

Hospital Index

55

The average hospital rating near 04965 is 3.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

59

Residents in 04965 travel 18 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

42

89.4% of the residents in 04965 has health insurance.

Provider Index

18

There are about 74 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04965.

Hospital Index

55

The average hospital rating near 04965 is 3.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

59

Residents in 04965 travel 18 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04965 - Palmyra, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04965 - Palmyra, ME is 34, ranking 22,096 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 2,057 residents live in 04965 - Palmyra, ME with a median age of 46.5 years. 18.1 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 21.2 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 57.3 percent of the residents in 04965 is currently married, and 21.2 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 11.9 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 4.4 percent of the population living in 04965 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04965 is $3,508. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04965 - Palmyra, ME is approximately $621. That means the residents typically spend about 17.7 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

94.9 percent of the population in 04965 - Palmyra, 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 68.9 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 7.4 percent of the residents in 04965 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.42 members with about 1.92 cars available per household. Approximately 2 percent of the households in 04965 - Palmyra, 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.

49.5 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 0.5 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 04965 have VA health insurance. Also, 4 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04965 - Palmyra, ME would have to travel an average of 3.8 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Northern Light Sebasticook Valley Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 74 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04965 - Palmyra, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04965 - Palmyra, ME

Gender (%)04965MEUSA
Male5048.949.3
Female5051.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04965 - Palmyra, ME

Race (%)04965MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White96.894.673
Non-Hispanic Black01.312.7
Asian01.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race00.24.9
Two or More Races3.22.24.4

Median Income in 04965 - Palmyra, ME

Income (%)04965MEUSA
Under $25,00019.816.816.9
$25,000 to $49,99922.623.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99934.320.418.3
$75,000 to $99,99910.21513.7
$100,000 and More13.124.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04965 - Palmyra, ME

Livability04965MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,5084,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)6219011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)17.720.421.9

Education in 04965 - Palmyra, ME

Education Level(%)04965MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education42.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma4.55.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent47.23327.5
Some College, No Degree17.319.821
Associate's Degree10.79.78.2
Bachelor's Degree11.918.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree4.410.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04965

42

The People Index in 04965 is 42, ranking 19,464 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04965 - Palmyra, ME

An estimate of 89.4 percent of all residents in 04965 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04965 - Palmyra, ME who have health insurance is 89.4 percent. 14.5 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 30.8 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 5.6 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 81 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 83 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 04965 - Palmyra, ME

Insurance Type (%)04965MEUSA
No Insurance10.6912.2
Public Insurance49.537.633
Private Insurance56.467.666.7

Insurance Types in 04965 - Palmyra, ME

Insurance Type (%)04965MEUSA
Employer Insurance30.844.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance5.65.66.2
Medicare8.34.84.6
Medicaid14.513.314.2
TRICARE43.42.7
VA0.50.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04965 - Palmyra, ME

Income (%)04965MEUSA
Under $25,000838682
$25,000 to $49,999948784
$50,000 to $74,999818988
$75,000 to $99,999989391
$100,000 and More949593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04965 - Palmyra, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000176726
$25,000 to $49,99966459
$50,000 to $74,999194555
$75,000 to $99,99923582
$100,000 and More61982

Insurance Rate by Age in 04965 - Palmyra, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04965MEUSA
Under 18939494
Adults (18-64 years)828784
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 04965 - Palmyra, ME

Disability Type04965MEUSA
Any Disability20.215.912.5
Hearing Disability7.953.5
Vision Disability3.753.5
Cognitive Disability3.52.31.3
Ambulatory Disability10.67.87
Self-Care Disability1.71.40.9
Independent Living Disability7.76.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04965

18

The Provider Index in 04965 - Palmyra, ME is 18, ranking 27,046 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04965 - Palmyra, ME

For the 372 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 2 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04965 - Palmyra, ME. An estimate of 1 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 436 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04965 - Palmyra, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04965MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents124038
Dentists per 10,000 residents278
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1821516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6521828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04965

55

The Hospital Index in 04965 - Palmyra, ME is 55, ranking 14,838 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04965 - Palmyra, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Northern Light Sebasticook Valley Hospital43/5
Redington-Fairview General Hospital185/5
Mayo Regional Hospital243/5
Northern Light Inland Hospital264/5
Average Hospital183.8/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04965

59

The Travel Index in 04965 - Palmyra, ME is 59, ranking 13,512 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04965 - Palmyra, ME

8.9 percent of residents in 04965 - Palmyra, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.92 cars per household in 04965 - Palmyra, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.42 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 18 miles. 04965 - Palmyra, ME ranks 17,383 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Northern Light Sebasticook Valley Hospital with a distance of 4 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04965 - Palmyra, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04965MEUSA
No Cars27.28.7
1 Car3833.832.9
2 Cars374037.3
3 Cars1713.514.1
4 or More Cars75.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04965 - Palmyra, ME

Travel Method (%)04965MEUSA
Driving Solo85.578.576.6
Driving with One Person9.987.1
Driving with Two People011.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus00.52.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train001.8
Walk13.962.7
Bicycle00.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04965 - Palmyra, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Northern Light Sebasticook Valley Hospital4
Redington-Fairview General Hospital18
Mayo Regional Hospital24

Work Travel Time in 04965 - Palmyra, ME

Average Travel Time04965MEUSA
Less than 10 min.19.227.923.3
10 to 14 min.2115.415.3
15 to 19 min.15.813.714.6
20 to 24 min.116.66.4
25 to 29 min.1.911.313.7
30 to 34 min.8.932.9
35 to 44 min.7.610.712
45 to 59 min.7.44.26.2
60 or more min.7.42.22.7
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