Overall Health Index

People Index

47

96.6% of the residents in 08540 has health insurance.

Provider Index

88

There are about 4,773 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 08540.

Hospital Index

2

The average hospital rating near 08540 is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

78

Residents in 08540 travel 8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

47

96.6% of the residents in 08540 has health insurance.

Provider Index

88

There are about 4,773 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 08540.

Hospital Index

2

The average hospital rating near 08540 is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

78

Residents in 08540 travel 8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 08540 - Princeton, NJ

The Overall Health Index in 08540 - Princeton, NJ is 60, ranking 13,477 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 48,341 residents live in 08540 - Princeton, NJ with a median age of 40.2 years. 22.8 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 14.6 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 56.1 percent of the residents in 08540 is currently married, and 32.2 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 28.9 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 50.4 percent of the population living in 08540 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 08540 is $10,413. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 08540 - Princeton, NJ is approximately $2,320. That means the residents typically spend about 22.3 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

67.7 percent of the population in 08540 - Princeton, NJ drive to work alone. 11.8 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 57.6 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 21.9 percent of the residents in 08540 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.76 members with about 1.72 cars available per household. Approximately 7 percent of the households in 08540 - Princeton, 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.

17 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 91.5 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 08540 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.4 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 08540 - Princeton, NJ would have to travel an average of 2.3 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Princeton Medical Center. In a 20-mile radius, there are 4,773 physicians accessible to residents who live in 08540 - Princeton, NJ.

Gender Ratio in 08540 - Princeton, NJ

Gender (%)08540NJUSA
Male4948.849.3
Female5151.250.7

Racial Makeup in 08540 - Princeton, NJ

Race (%)08540NJUSA
Non-Hispanic White62.267.973
Non-Hispanic Black4.613.512.7
Asian29.89.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.10.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.26.44.9
Two or More Races2.23.84.4

Median Income in 08540 - Princeton, NJ

Income (%)08540NJUSA
Under $25,000612.116.9
$25,000 to $49,9997.815.321.3
$50,000 to $74,99991518.3
$75,000 to $99,9998.512.913.7
$100,000 and More68.644.629.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 08540 - Princeton, NJ

Livability08540NJUSA
Monthly Income ($)10,4136,3734,897
Housing Costs ($)2,3201,5481,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)22.324.321.9

Education in 08540 - Princeton, NJ

Education Level(%)08540NJUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education1.75.45.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma1.567.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent6.528.327.5
Some College, No Degree8.316.821
Associate's Degree2.86.48.2
Bachelor's Degree28.922.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree50.414.311.4

People Index

People Index in 08540

47

The People Index in 08540 is 47, ranking 17,816 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 08540 - Princeton, NJ

An estimate of 96.6 percent of all residents in 08540 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 08540 - Princeton, NJ who have health insurance is 96.6 percent. 1.9 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 70.5 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 8.1 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 93 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 08540 - Princeton, NJ

Insurance Type (%)08540NJUSA
No Insurance3.49.712.2
Public Insurance1728.833
Private Insurance91.571.366.7

Insurance Types in 08540 - Princeton, NJ

Insurance Type (%)08540NJUSA
Employer Insurance70.553.646.1
Direct Purchase Insurance8.156.2
Medicare3.44.54.6
Medicaid1.911.514.2
TRICARE0.40.92.7
VA00.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 08540 - Princeton, NJ

Income (%)08540NJUSA
Under $25,000938382
$25,000 to $49,999948484
$50,000 to $74,999948788
$75,000 to $99,999968991
$100,000 and More999393

Types of Insurance by Income in 08540 - Princeton, NJ

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00073671
$25,000 to $49,99964667
$50,000 to $74,99962089
$75,000 to $99,99942188
$100,000 and More11396

Insurance Rate by Age in 08540 - Princeton, NJ

Insurance Rate by Age (%)08540NJUSA
Under 18999594
Adults (18-64 years)978584
Seniors (65+ years)989899

Residents with Disabilities in 08540 - Princeton, NJ

Disability Type08540NJUSA
Any Disability6.510.412.5
Hearing Disability1.92.63.5
Vision Disability12.63.5
Cognitive Disability0.611.3
Ambulatory Disability2.85.97
Self-Care Disability0.50.80.9
Independent Living Disability3.25.15.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 08540

88

The Provider Index in 08540 - Princeton, NJ is 88, ranking 3,958 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 08540 - Princeton, NJ

For the 11,017 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 492 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 08540 - Princeton, NJ. An estimate of 44 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 7,058 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 08540 - Princeton, NJ

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius08540NJUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents353338
Dentists per 10,000 residents898
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18161416
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65272428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 08540

2

The Hospital Index in 08540 - Princeton, NJ is 2, ranking 32,328 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 08540 - Princeton, NJ

Travel Index

Travel Index in 08540

78

The Travel Index in 08540 - Princeton, NJ is 78, ranking 7,248 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 08540 - Princeton, NJ

8.5 percent of residents in 08540 - Princeton, NJ to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.72 cars per household in 08540 - Princeton, NJ with an approximate average household size of 2.76 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 8 miles. 08540 - Princeton, NJ ranks 5,520 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 08540 - Princeton, NJ

Housholds with Cars (%)08540NJUSA
No Cars711.58.7
1 Car3333.832.9
2 Cars4636.137.3
3 Cars1112.414.1
4 or More Cars35.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 08540 - Princeton, NJ

Travel Method (%)08540NJUSA
Driving Solo60.771.476.6
Driving with One Person3.567.1
Driving with Two People0.51.21.3
Driving with Three People0.50.50.5
Bus2.46.42.5
Taxi0.10.30.1
Train0.61.91.8
Walk7.13.052.7
Bicycle2.80.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 08540 - Princeton, NJ

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Princeton Medical Center2
Capital Health Medical Center - Hopewell9
Capital Health Regional Medical Center10

Work Travel Time in 08540 - Princeton, NJ

Average Travel Time08540NJUSA
Less than 10 min.12.419.423.3
10 to 14 min.15.312.615.3
15 to 19 min.14.413.214.6
20 to 24 min.12.46.26.4
25 to 29 min.3.313.313.7
30 to 34 min.8.53.12.9
35 to 44 min.5.114.612
45 to 59 min.6.910.56.2
60 or more min.21.95.12.7
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