Overall Health Index

People Index

55

91.5% of the residents in 08536 has health insurance.

Provider Index

86

There are about 5,201 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 08536.

Hospital Index

4

The average hospital rating near 08536 is 2.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

70

Residents in 08536 travel 8.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

55

91.5% of the residents in 08536 has health insurance.

Provider Index

86

There are about 5,201 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 08536.

Hospital Index

4

The average hospital rating near 08536 is 2.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

70

Residents in 08536 travel 8.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ

The Overall Health Index in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ is 60, ranking 13,477 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 20,180 residents live in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ with a median age of 34.1 years. 25.5 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 6.1 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 61.7 percent of the residents in 08536 is currently married, and 29.5 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 35.5 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 37.9 percent of the population living in 08536 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 08536 is $7,961. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ is approximately $1,569. That means the residents typically spend about 19.7 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

84.3 percent of the population in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ drive to work alone. 9.9 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 50.3 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 20.8 percent of the residents in 08536 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.55 members with about 1.59 cars available per household. Approximately 3 percent of the households in 08536 - Plainsboro, 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.

9.7 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 86.9 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.2 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 08536 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.4 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ would have to travel an average of 2.2 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Princeton Medical Center. In a 20-mile radius, there are 5,201 physicians accessible to residents who live in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ.

Gender Ratio in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ

Gender (%)08536NJUSA
Male4848.849.3
Female5251.250.7

Racial Makeup in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ

Race (%)08536NJUSA
Non-Hispanic White33.467.973
Non-Hispanic Black7.113.512.7
Asian52.39.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native10.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.46.44.9
Two or More Races1.83.84.4

Median Income in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ

Income (%)08536NJUSA
Under $25,0004.412.116.9
$25,000 to $49,99911.115.321.3
$50,000 to $74,99911.91518.3
$75,000 to $99,99917.912.913.7
$100,000 and More54.844.629.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ

Livability08536NJUSA
Monthly Income ($)7,9616,3734,897
Housing Costs ($)1,5691,5481,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)19.724.321.9

Education in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ

Education Level(%)08536NJUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education1.25.45.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma2.367.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent10.228.327.5
Some College, No Degree816.821
Associate's Degree4.96.48.2
Bachelor's Degree35.522.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree37.914.311.4

People Index

People Index in 08536

55

The People Index in 08536 is 55, ranking 14,846 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ

An estimate of 91.5 percent of all residents in 08536 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ who have health insurance is 91.5 percent. 2.2 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 74.3 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 6.9 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 94 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 76 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 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ

Insurance Type (%)08536NJUSA
No Insurance8.59.712.2
Public Insurance9.728.833
Private Insurance86.971.366.7

Insurance Types in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ

Insurance Type (%)08536NJUSA
Employer Insurance74.353.646.1
Direct Purchase Insurance6.956.2
Medicare2.34.54.6
Medicaid2.211.514.2
TRICARE0.40.92.7
VA0.20.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ

Income (%)08536NJUSA
Under $25,000768382
$25,000 to $49,999728484
$50,000 to $74,999948788
$75,000 to $99,999978991
$100,000 and More969393

Types of Insurance by Income in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000243347
$25,000 to $49,999281561
$50,000 to $74,9996592
$75,000 to $99,99931289
$100,000 and More4794

Insurance Rate by Age in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ

Insurance Rate by Age (%)08536NJUSA
Under 18959594
Adults (18-64 years)918584
Seniors (65+ years)1009899

Residents with Disabilities in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ

Disability Type08536NJUSA
Any Disability4.710.412.5
Hearing Disability1.32.63.5
Vision Disability0.42.63.5
Cognitive Disability0.711.3
Ambulatory Disability2.55.97
Self-Care Disability0.60.80.9
Independent Living Disability2.45.15.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 08536

86

The Provider Index in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ is 86, ranking 4,618 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ

For the 5,148 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 526 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ. An estimate of 49 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 1,227 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius08536NJUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents343338
Dentists per 10,000 residents898
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18161416
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65252428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 08536

4

The Hospital Index in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ is 4, ranking 31,664 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ

Travel Index

Travel Index in 08536

70

The Travel Index in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ is 70, ranking 9,885 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ

13.5 percent of residents in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.59 cars per household in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ with an approximate average household size of 2.55 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 8.7 miles. 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ ranks 6,104 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Princeton Medical Center with a distance of 2 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ

Housholds with Cars (%)08536NJUSA
No Cars311.58.7
1 Car4833.832.9
2 Cars3836.137.3
3 Cars1012.414.1
4 or More Cars15.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ

Travel Method (%)08536NJUSA
Driving Solo72.671.476.6
Driving with One Person5.967.1
Driving with Two People1.41.21.3
Driving with Three People0.30.50.5
Bus1.66.42.5
Taxi10.30.1
Train11.91.8
Walk0.83.052.7
Bicycle0.70.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Princeton Medical Center2
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Hamilton9
Capital Health Regional Medical Center11

Work Travel Time in 08536 - Plainsboro, NJ

Average Travel Time08536NJUSA
Less than 10 min.8.819.423.3
10 to 14 min.13.312.615.3
15 to 19 min.11.813.214.6
20 to 24 min.11.36.26.4
25 to 29 min.5.213.313.7
30 to 34 min.13.53.12.9
35 to 44 min.7.314.612
45 to 59 min.8.110.56.2
60 or more min.20.85.12.7
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