Overall Health Index

People Index

90

65.7% of the residents in 04985 has health insurance.

Provider Index

23

There are about 4 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04985.

Hospital Index

94

The average hospital rating near 04985 is 3.6 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

12

Residents in 04985 travel 36.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

90

65.7% of the residents in 04985 has health insurance.

Provider Index

23

There are about 4 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04985.

Hospital Index

94

The average hospital rating near 04985 is 3.6 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

12

Residents in 04985 travel 36.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04985 - West Forks, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04985 - West Forks, ME is 62, ranking 12,498 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 65 residents live in 04985 - West Forks, ME with a median age of 41.6 years. 6.2 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 27.7 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 67.2 percent of the residents in 04985 is currently married, and 13.1 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 14.8 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 0 percent of the population living in 04985 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04985 is $3,174. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04985 - West Forks, ME is approximately $667. 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.

84.2 percent of the population in 04985 - West Forks, 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 76.9 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 23.1 percent of the residents in 04985 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 1.76 members with about 2.2 cars available per household. Approximately 0 percent of the households in 04985 - West Forks, 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.

41.5 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 50.8 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 04985 have VA health insurance. Also, 5.3 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04985 - West Forks, ME would have to travel an average of 43.8 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Redington-Fairview General Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 4 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04985 - West Forks, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04985 - West Forks, ME

Gender (%)04985MEUSA
Male5148.949.3
Female4951.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04985 - West Forks, ME

Race (%)04985MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White10094.673
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 Races02.24.4

Median Income in 04985 - West Forks, ME

Income (%)04985MEUSA
Under $25,00047.716.816.9
$25,000 to $49,999023.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99944.620.418.3
$75,000 to $99,9997.71513.7
$100,000 and More024.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04985 - West Forks, ME

Livability04985MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,1744,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)6679011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)2120.421.9

Education in 04985 - West Forks, ME

Education Level(%)04985MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education4.92.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma05.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent47.53327.5
Some College, No Degree32.819.821
Associate's Degree09.78.2
Bachelor's Degree14.818.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree010.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04985

90

The People Index in 04985 is 90, ranking 3,300 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04985 - West Forks, ME

An estimate of 65.7 percent of all residents in 04985 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04985 - West Forks, ME who have health insurance is 65.7 percent. 9.2 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 29.2 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 6.2 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 59 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 90 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 04985 - West Forks, ME

Insurance Type (%)04985MEUSA
No Insurance34.3912.2
Public Insurance41.537.633
Private Insurance50.867.666.7

Insurance Types in 04985 - West Forks, ME

Insurance Type (%)04985MEUSA
Employer Insurance29.244.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance6.25.66.2
Medicare04.84.6
Medicaid9.213.314.2
TRICARE5.33.42.7
VA00.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04985 - West Forks, ME

Income (%)04985MEUSA
Under $25,000908682
$25,000 to $49,99908784
$50,000 to $74,999598988
$75,000 to $99,9991009391
$100,000 and More09593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04985 - West Forks, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000106558
$25,000 to $49,999000
$50,000 to $74,99941752
$75,000 to $99,99901000
$100,000 and More000

Insurance Rate by Age in 04985 - West Forks, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04985MEUSA
Under 181009494
Adults (18-64 years)658784
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 04985 - West Forks, ME

Disability Type04985MEUSA
Any Disability16.915.912.5
Hearing Disability13.853.5
Vision Disability053.5
Cognitive Disability5.22.31.3
Ambulatory Disability07.87
Self-Care Disability29.91.40.9
Independent Living Disability06.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04985

23

The Provider Index in 04985 - West Forks, ME is 23, ranking 25,398 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04985 - West Forks, ME

For the 4 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 0 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04985 - West Forks, ME. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 18 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04985 - West Forks, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04985MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents134038
Dentists per 10,000 residents378
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1801516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6501828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04985

94

The Hospital Index in 04985 - West Forks, ME is 94, ranking 1,974 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04985 - West Forks, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Northern Light CA Dean Hospital183.6/5
Mayo Regional Hospital373/5
Redington-Fairview General Hospital445/5
Northern Light Sebasticook Valley Hospital493/5
Average Hospital36.83.6/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04985

12

The Travel Index in 04985 - West Forks, ME is 12, ranking 29,026 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04985 - West Forks, ME

0 percent of residents in 04985 - West Forks, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2.2 cars per household in 04985 - West Forks, ME with an approximate average household size of 1.76 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 36.8 miles. 04985 - West Forks, ME ranks 30,627 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 CA Dean Hospital with a distance of 18 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04985 - West Forks, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04985MEUSA
No Cars07.28.7
1 Car4633.832.9
2 Cars244037.3
3 Cars513.514.1
4 or More Cars245.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04985 - West Forks, ME

Travel Method (%)04985MEUSA
Driving Solo61.578.576.6
Driving with One Person087.1
Driving with Two People011.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus00.52.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train001.8
Walk15.43.962.7
Bicycle00.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04985 - West Forks, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Northern Light CA Dean Hospital18
Mayo Regional Hospital37
Redington-Fairview General Hospital44

Work Travel Time in 04985 - West Forks, ME

Average Travel Time04985MEUSA
Less than 10 min.15.427.923.3
10 to 14 min.015.415.3
15 to 19 min.38.513.714.6
20 to 24 min.23.16.66.4
25 to 29 min.011.313.7
30 to 34 min.032.9
35 to 44 min.010.712
45 to 59 min.04.26.2
60 or more min.23.12.22.7
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