Overall Health Index

People Index

12

86.4% of the residents in 08244 has health insurance.

Provider Index

64

There are about 922 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 08244.

Hospital Index

40

The average hospital rating near 08244 is 3.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

66

Residents in 08244 travel 13.9 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

12

86.4% of the residents in 08244 has health insurance.

Provider Index

64

There are about 922 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 08244.

Hospital Index

40

The average hospital rating near 08244 is 3.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

66

Residents in 08244 travel 13.9 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 08244 - Somers Point, NJ

The Overall Health Index in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ is 39, ranking 20,430 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 10,858 residents live in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ with a median age of 40.9 years. 21.9 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 15.5 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 39.7 percent of the residents in 08244 is currently married, and 36.9 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. 5.3 percent of the population living in 08244 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 08244 is $4,337. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ is approximately $1,164. That means the residents typically spend about 26.8 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

86.1 percent of the population in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ drive to work alone. 8.1 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 75.1 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 8.5 percent of the residents in 08244 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.41 members with about 1.53 cars available per household. Approximately 11 percent of the households in 08244 - Somers Point, 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.

36.1 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 66.9 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.1 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 08244 have VA health insurance. Also, 3.1 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ would have to travel an average of 0.4 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 08244 - Somers Point, NJ.

Gender Ratio in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ

Gender (%)08244NJUSA
Male4748.849.3
Female5351.250.7

Racial Makeup in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ

Race (%)08244NJUSA
Non-Hispanic White78.367.973
Non-Hispanic Black13.913.512.7
Asian3.99.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.10.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.36.44.9
Two or More Races0.73.84.4

Median Income in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ

Income (%)08244NJUSA
Under $25,00017.212.116.9
$25,000 to $49,9992315.321.3
$50,000 to $74,99919.11518.3
$75,000 to $99,99912.612.913.7
$100,000 and More28.144.629.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ

Livability08244NJUSA
Monthly Income ($)4,3376,3734,897
Housing Costs ($)1,1641,5481,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)26.824.321.9

Education in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ

Education Level(%)08244NJUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education45.45.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma6.567.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent36.628.327.5
Some College, No Degree25.216.821
Associate's Degree5.66.48.2
Bachelor's Degree16.722.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree5.314.311.4

People Index

People Index in 08244

12

The People Index in 08244 is 12, ranking 29,362 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 08244 - Somers Point, NJ

An estimate of 86.4 percent of all residents in 08244 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ who have health insurance is 86.4 percent. 15.2 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 44.7 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 3.7 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 89 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 08244 - Somers Point, NJ

Insurance Type (%)08244NJUSA
No Insurance13.69.712.2
Public Insurance36.128.833
Private Insurance66.971.366.7

Insurance Types in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ

Insurance Type (%)08244NJUSA
Employer Insurance44.753.646.1
Direct Purchase Insurance3.756.2
Medicare4.24.54.6
Medicaid15.211.514.2
TRICARE3.10.92.7
VA0.10.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ

Income (%)08244NJUSA
Under $25,000868382
$25,000 to $49,999838484
$50,000 to $74,999898788
$75,000 to $99,999848991
$100,000 and More989393

Types of Insurance by Income in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000147825
$25,000 to $49,999173461
$50,000 to $74,999113576
$75,000 to $99,999163072
$100,000 and More21590

Insurance Rate by Age in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ

Insurance Rate by Age (%)08244NJUSA
Under 18939594
Adults (18-64 years)858584
Seniors (65+ years)1009899

Residents with Disabilities in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ

Disability Type08244NJUSA
Any Disability13.910.412.5
Hearing Disability4.12.63.5
Vision Disability2.52.63.5
Cognitive Disability1.411.3
Ambulatory Disability95.97
Self-Care Disability1.30.80.9
Independent Living Disability75.15.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 08244

64

The Provider Index in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ is 64, ranking 11,874 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 08244 - Somers Point, NJ

For the 2,381 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 66 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 08244 - Somers Point, NJ. An estimate of 1 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 1,684 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius08244NJUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents313338
Dentists per 10,000 residents698
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18101416
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65142428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 08244

40

The Hospital Index in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ is 40, ranking 19,778 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 08244 - Somers Point, NJ

Travel Index

Travel Index in 08244

66

The Travel Index in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ is 66, ranking 11,212 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 08244 - Somers Point, NJ

10.6 percent of residents in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.53 cars per household in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ with an approximate average household size of 2.41 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 13.9 miles. 08244 - Somers Point, NJ ranks 11,161 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 0 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ

Housholds with Cars (%)08244NJUSA
No Cars1111.58.7
1 Car4233.832.9
2 Cars3536.137.3
3 Cars912.414.1
4 or More Cars35.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ

Travel Method (%)08244NJUSA
Driving Solo79.371.476.6
Driving with One Person7.967.1
Driving with Two People0.71.21.3
Driving with Three People0.20.50.5
Bus5.66.42.5
Taxi00.30.1
Train0.11.91.8
Walk2.13.052.7
Bicycle0.10.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 08244 - Somers Point, NJ

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Shore Medical Center0
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center -Atlantic City Campus9
Cape Regional Medical Center20

Work Travel Time in 08244 - Somers Point, NJ

Average Travel Time08244NJUSA
Less than 10 min.15.719.423.3
10 to 14 min.15.112.615.3
15 to 19 min.23.713.214.6
20 to 24 min.14.86.26.4
25 to 29 min.5.913.313.7
30 to 34 min.10.63.12.9
35 to 44 min.3.214.612
45 to 59 min.2.610.56.2
60 or more min.8.55.12.7
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