Overall Health Index

People Index

50

82.6% of the residents in 04986 has health insurance.

Provider Index

58

There are about 251 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04986.

Hospital Index

69

The average hospital rating near 04986 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

18

Residents in 04986 travel 20.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

50

82.6% of the residents in 04986 has health insurance.

Provider Index

58

There are about 251 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 04986.

Hospital Index

69

The average hospital rating near 04986 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

18

Residents in 04986 travel 20.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 04986 - Thorndike, ME

The Overall Health Index in 04986 - Thorndike, ME is 47, ranking 17,800 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 1,616 residents live in 04986 - Thorndike, ME with a median age of 46.4 years. 21 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 18.6 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 53.7 percent of the residents in 04986 is currently married, and 21.6 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 14.5 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 5.8 percent of the population living in 04986 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 04986 is $3,652. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 04986 - Thorndike, ME is approximately $691. That means the residents typically spend about 18.9 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

92.4 percent of the population in 04986 - Thorndike, 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 55 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 13.9 percent of the residents in 04986 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.41 members with about 1.89 cars available per household. Approximately 4 percent of the households in 04986 - Thorndike, 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.

42.1 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 52.8 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.6 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 04986 have VA health insurance. Also, 1 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 04986 - Thorndike, ME would have to travel an average of 14.8 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Waldo County General Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 251 physicians accessible to residents who live in 04986 - Thorndike, ME.

Gender Ratio in 04986 - Thorndike, ME

Gender (%)04986MEUSA
Male5248.949.3
Female4851.150.7

Racial Makeup in 04986 - Thorndike, ME

Race (%)04986MEUSA
Non-Hispanic White99.394.673
Non-Hispanic Black0.21.312.7
Asian01.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.60.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race00.24.9
Two or More Races0.52.24.4

Median Income in 04986 - Thorndike, ME

Income (%)04986MEUSA
Under $25,00017.516.816.9
$25,000 to $49,9993423.221.3
$50,000 to $74,99926.620.418.3
$75,000 to $99,999121513.7
$100,000 and More1024.429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 04986 - Thorndike, ME

Livability04986MEUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,6524,4194,897
Housing Costs ($)6919011,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)18.920.421.9

Education in 04986 - Thorndike, ME

Education Level(%)04986MEUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education4.32.95.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma6.55.27.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent463327.5
Some College, No Degree14.419.821
Associate's Degree8.59.78.2
Bachelor's Degree14.518.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree5.810.511.4

People Index

People Index in 04986

50

The People Index in 04986 is 50, ranking 16,852 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 04986 - Thorndike, ME

An estimate of 82.6 percent of all residents in 04986 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 04986 - Thorndike, ME who have health insurance is 82.6 percent. 19.3 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 32.7 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 7.9 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 86 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 04986 - Thorndike, ME

Insurance Type (%)04986MEUSA
No Insurance17.4912.2
Public Insurance42.137.633
Private Insurance52.867.666.7

Insurance Types in 04986 - Thorndike, ME

Insurance Type (%)04986MEUSA
Employer Insurance32.744.746.1
Direct Purchase Insurance7.95.66.2
Medicare5.94.84.6
Medicaid19.313.314.2
TRICARE13.42.7
VA0.60.50.3

Percent Insured by Income in 04986 - Thorndike, ME

Income (%)04986MEUSA
Under $25,000868682
$25,000 to $49,999828784
$50,000 to $74,999818988
$75,000 to $99,999839391
$100,000 and More979593

Types of Insurance by Income in 04986 - Thorndike, ME

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000147128
$25,000 to $49,999184747
$50,000 to $74,999193160
$75,000 to $99,999172365
$100,000 and More32883

Insurance Rate by Age in 04986 - Thorndike, ME

Insurance Rate by Age (%)04986MEUSA
Under 18919494
Adults (18-64 years)788784
Seniors (65+ years)97.710099

Residents with Disabilities in 04986 - Thorndike, ME

Disability Type04986MEUSA
Any Disability20.415.912.5
Hearing Disability7.553.5
Vision Disability2.553.5
Cognitive Disability2.22.31.3
Ambulatory Disability12.37.87
Self-Care Disability1.71.40.9
Independent Living Disability8.86.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 04986

58

The Provider Index in 04986 - Thorndike, ME is 58, ranking 13,854 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 04986 - Thorndike, ME

For the 339 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 19 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 04986 - Thorndike, ME. An estimate of 2 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 301 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 04986 - Thorndike, ME

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius04986MEUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents264038
Dentists per 10,000 residents578
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18101516
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65121828

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 04986

69

The Hospital Index in 04986 - Thorndike, ME is 69, ranking 10,220 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 04986 - Thorndike, ME

Travel Index

Travel Index in 04986

18

The Travel Index in 04986 - Thorndike, ME is 18, ranking 27,044 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 04986 - Thorndike, ME

12.5 percent of residents in 04986 - Thorndike, ME to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.89 cars per household in 04986 - Thorndike, ME with an approximate average household size of 2.41 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 20.6 miles. 04986 - Thorndike, ME ranks 21,269 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 15 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 04986 - Thorndike, ME

Housholds with Cars (%)04986MEUSA
No Cars47.28.7
1 Car3333.832.9
2 Cars424037.3
3 Cars1513.514.1
4 or More Cars65.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 04986 - Thorndike, ME

Travel Method (%)04986MEUSA
Driving Solo80.178.576.6
Driving with One Person6.787.1
Driving with Two People4.411.3
Driving with Three People0.30.40.5
Bus00.52.5
Taxi00.20.1
Train001.8
Walk0.93.962.7
Bicycle00.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 04986 - Thorndike, ME

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Waldo County General Hospital15
Northern Light Sebasticook Valley Hospital18
Northern Light Inland Hospital22

Work Travel Time in 04986 - Thorndike, ME

Average Travel Time04986MEUSA
Less than 10 min.14.227.923.3
10 to 14 min.14.215.415.3
15 to 19 min.7.413.714.6
20 to 24 min.9.56.66.4
25 to 29 min.9.811.313.7
30 to 34 min.12.532.9
35 to 44 min.12.110.712
45 to 59 min.6.64.26.2
60 or more min.13.92.22.7
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