Overall Health Index

People Index

38

90.2% of the residents in 08226 has health insurance.

Provider Index

67

There are about 922 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 08226.

Hospital Index

39

The average hospital rating near 08226 is 3.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

48

Residents in 08226 travel 14.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

38

90.2% of the residents in 08226 has health insurance.

Provider Index

67

There are about 922 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 08226.

Hospital Index

39

The average hospital rating near 08226 is 3.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

48

Residents in 08226 travel 14.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 08226 - Ocean City, NJ

The Overall Health Index in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ is 45, ranking 18,424 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 11,430 residents live in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ with a median age of 56.3 years. 18.3 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 28.3 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 51.5 percent of the residents in 08226 is currently married, and 26.4 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 29.3 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 18.3 percent of the population living in 08226 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 08226 is $5,149. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ is approximately $1,288. That means the residents typically spend about 25 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

77.5 percent of the population in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ drive to work alone. 2.2 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 64.4 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 13.4 percent of the residents in 08226 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.07 members with about 1.38 cars available per household. Approximately 14 percent of the households in 08226 - Ocean City, New Jersey do not have own a car. It is estimated that 8.7 percent of households in the United States do not own a car.

39.6 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 77 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.3 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 08226 have VA health insurance. Also, 1.1 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ would have to travel an average of 3.2 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Shore Medical Center. In a 20-mile radius, there are 922 physicians accessible to residents who live in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ.

Gender Ratio in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ

Gender (%)08226NJUSA
Male4648.849.3
Female5451.250.7

Racial Makeup in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ

Race (%)08226NJUSA
Non-Hispanic White89.467.973
Non-Hispanic Black1.813.512.7
Asian1.99.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race06.44.9
Two or More Races2.53.84.4

Median Income in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ

Income (%)08226NJUSA
Under $25,00012.912.116.9
$25,000 to $49,99919.715.321.3
$50,000 to $74,99915.31518.3
$75,000 to $99,99912.112.913.7
$100,000 and More40.144.629.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ

Livability08226NJUSA
Monthly Income ($)5,1496,3734,897
Housing Costs ($)1,2881,5481,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)2524.321.9

Education in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ

Education Level(%)08226NJUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education2.95.45.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma2.967.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent2328.327.5
Some College, No Degree16.216.821
Associate's Degree7.56.48.2
Bachelor's Degree29.322.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree18.314.311.4

People Index

People Index in 08226

38

The People Index in 08226 is 38, ranking 20,784 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 08226 - Ocean City, NJ

An estimate of 90.2 percent of all residents in 08226 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ who have health insurance is 90.2 percent. 6.7 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 42.6 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 6.8 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 83 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 08226 - Ocean City, NJ

Insurance Type (%)08226NJUSA
No Insurance9.89.712.2
Public Insurance39.628.833
Private Insurance7771.366.7

Insurance Types in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ

Insurance Type (%)08226NJUSA
Employer Insurance42.653.646.1
Direct Purchase Insurance6.856.2
Medicare5.74.54.6
Medicaid6.711.514.2
TRICARE1.10.92.7
VA0.30.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ

Income (%)08226NJUSA
Under $25,000888382
$25,000 to $49,999838484
$50,000 to $74,999838788
$75,000 to $99,999958991
$100,000 and More999393

Types of Insurance by Income in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000127048
$25,000 to $49,999175663
$50,000 to $74,999174066
$75,000 to $99,99953188
$100,000 and More12494

Insurance Rate by Age in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ

Insurance Rate by Age (%)08226NJUSA
Under 18959594
Adults (18-64 years)868584
Seniors (65+ years)1009899

Residents with Disabilities in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ

Disability Type08226NJUSA
Any Disability13.510.412.5
Hearing Disability3.92.63.5
Vision Disability2.22.63.5
Cognitive Disability1.411.3
Ambulatory Disability7.15.97
Self-Care Disability0.80.80.9
Independent Living Disability6.95.15.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 08226

67

The Provider Index in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ is 67, ranking 10,885 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 08226 - Ocean City, NJ

For the 2,091 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 66 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 08226 - Ocean City, NJ. An estimate of 1 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 3,236 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius08226NJUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents333338
Dentists per 10,000 residents698
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18111416
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65142428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 08226

39

The Hospital Index in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ is 39, ranking 20,114 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 08226 - Ocean City, NJ

Travel Index

Travel Index in 08226

48

The Travel Index in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ is 48, ranking 17,154 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 08226 - Ocean City, NJ

9.9 percent of residents in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.38 cars per household in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ with an approximate average household size of 2.07 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 14.6 miles. 08226 - Ocean City, NJ ranks 12,076 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Shore Medical Center with a distance of 3 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ

Housholds with Cars (%)08226NJUSA
No Cars1411.58.7
1 Car4633.832.9
2 Cars3236.137.3
3 Cars612.414.1
4 or More Cars25.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ

Travel Method (%)08226NJUSA
Driving Solo69.771.476.6
Driving with One Person4.567.1
Driving with Two People1.21.21.3
Driving with Three People0.10.50.5
Bus1.26.42.5
Taxi0.10.30.1
Train0.11.91.8
Walk6.23.052.7
Bicycle4.80.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 08226 - Ocean City, NJ

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Shore Medical Center3
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center -Atlantic City Campus11
Cape Regional Medical Center17

Work Travel Time in 08226 - Ocean City, NJ

Average Travel Time08226NJUSA
Less than 10 min.24.619.423.3
10 to 14 min.17.712.615.3
15 to 19 min.10.113.214.6
20 to 24 min.66.26.4
25 to 29 min.613.313.7
30 to 34 min.9.93.12.9
35 to 44 min.6.514.612
45 to 59 min.5.910.56.2
60 or more min.13.45.12.7
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