Overall Health Index

People Index

15

91.2% of the residents in 08542 has health insurance.

Provider Index

87

There are about 4,633 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 08542.

Hospital Index

20

The average hospital rating near 08542 is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

66

Residents in 08542 travel 7.4 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

15

91.2% of the residents in 08542 has health insurance.

Provider Index

87

There are about 4,633 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 08542.

Hospital Index

20

The average hospital rating near 08542 is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

66

Residents in 08542 travel 7.4 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 08542 - Princeton, NJ

The Overall Health Index in 08542 - Princeton, NJ is 42, ranking 19,174 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 5,752 residents live in 08542 - Princeton, NJ with a median age of 29.3 years. 11.5 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 6.5 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 29.3 percent of the residents in 08542 is currently married, and 60 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 24.8 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 37.4 percent of the population living in 08542 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 08542 is $6,001. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 08542 - Princeton, NJ is approximately $1,778. That means the residents typically spend about 29.6 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

41.1 percent of the population in 08542 - Princeton, NJ drive to work alone. 12.8 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 74.3 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 7.8 percent of the residents in 08542 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 3.3 members with about 1.16 cars available per household. Approximately 26 percent of the households in 08542 - 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.

11.2 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 84.4 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 08542 have VA health insurance. Also, 0 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 08542 - Princeton, NJ would have to travel an average of 2.1 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Princeton Medical Center. In a 20-mile radius, there are 4,633 physicians accessible to residents who live in 08542 - Princeton, NJ.

Gender Ratio in 08542 - Princeton, NJ

Gender (%)08542NJUSA
Male5948.849.3
Female4151.250.7

Racial Makeup in 08542 - Princeton, NJ

Race (%)08542NJUSA
Non-Hispanic White79.867.973
Non-Hispanic Black6.213.512.7
Asian9.99.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.66.44.9
Two or More Races1.73.84.4

Median Income in 08542 - Princeton, NJ

Income (%)08542NJUSA
Under $25,0009.312.116.9
$25,000 to $49,99921.715.321.3
$50,000 to $74,99920.11518.3
$75,000 to $99,9997.412.913.7
$100,000 and More41.544.629.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 08542 - Princeton, NJ

Livability08542NJUSA
Monthly Income ($)6,0016,3734,897
Housing Costs ($)1,7781,5481,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)29.624.321.9

Education in 08542 - Princeton, NJ

Education Level(%)08542NJUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education6.55.45.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma1.367.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent18.828.327.5
Some College, No Degree6.516.821
Associate's Degree4.76.48.2
Bachelor's Degree24.822.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree37.414.311.4

People Index

People Index in 08542

15

The People Index in 08542 is 15, ranking 28,372 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 08542 - Princeton, NJ

An estimate of 91.2 percent of all residents in 08542 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 08542 - Princeton, NJ who have health insurance is 91.2 percent. 4.3 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 64.6 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 13.9 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 64 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 83 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 08542 - Princeton, NJ

Insurance Type (%)08542NJUSA
No Insurance8.89.712.2
Public Insurance11.228.833
Private Insurance84.471.366.7

Insurance Types in 08542 - Princeton, NJ

Insurance Type (%)08542NJUSA
Employer Insurance64.653.646.1
Direct Purchase Insurance13.956.2
Medicare2.64.54.6
Medicaid4.311.514.2
TRICARE00.92.7
VA00.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 08542 - Princeton, NJ

Income (%)08542NJUSA
Under $25,000838382
$25,000 to $49,999978484
$50,000 to $74,999648788
$75,000 to $99,9991008991
$100,000 and More949393

Types of Insurance by Income in 08542 - Princeton, NJ

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000173254
$25,000 to $49,99931090
$50,000 to $74,999361751
$75,000 to $99,99902588
$100,000 and More61092

Insurance Rate by Age in 08542 - Princeton, NJ

Insurance Rate by Age (%)08542NJUSA
Under 181009594
Adults (18-64 years)908584
Seniors (65+ years)1009899

Residents with Disabilities in 08542 - Princeton, NJ

Disability Type08542NJUSA
Any Disability5.410.412.5
Hearing Disability1.72.63.5
Vision Disability0.82.63.5
Cognitive Disability1.311.3
Ambulatory Disability1.35.97
Self-Care Disability10.80.9
Independent Living Disability1.25.15.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 08542

87

The Provider Index in 08542 - Princeton, NJ is 87, ranking 4,288 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 08542 - Princeton, NJ

For the 664 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 473 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 08542 - Princeton, NJ. An estimate of 43 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 372 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 08542 - Princeton, NJ

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius08542NJUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents363338
Dentists per 10,000 residents898
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18171416
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65272428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 08542

20

The Hospital Index in 08542 - Princeton, NJ is 20, ranking 26,378 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 08542 - Princeton, NJ

Travel Index

Travel Index in 08542

66

The Travel Index in 08542 - Princeton, NJ is 66, ranking 11,212 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 08542 - Princeton, NJ

11.1 percent of residents in 08542 - Princeton, NJ to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.16 cars per household in 08542 - Princeton, NJ with an approximate average household size of 3.3 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 7.4 miles. 08542 - Princeton, NJ ranks 5,049 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 08542 - Princeton, NJ

Housholds with Cars (%)08542NJUSA
No Cars2611.58.7
1 Car4033.832.9
2 Cars3136.137.3
3 Cars212.414.1
4 or More Cars25.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 08542 - Princeton, NJ

Travel Method (%)08542NJUSA
Driving Solo38.871.476.6
Driving with One Person1.967.1
Driving with Two People11.21.3
Driving with Three People0.60.50.5
Bus8.46.42.5
Taxi00.30.1
Train01.91.8
Walk30.93.052.7
Bicycle4.30.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 08542 - Princeton, NJ

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Princeton Medical Center2
Capital Health Medical Center - Hopewell9
Capital Health Regional Medical Center9

Work Travel Time in 08542 - Princeton, NJ

Average Travel Time08542NJUSA
Less than 10 min.25.319.423.3
10 to 14 min.19.112.615.3
15 to 19 min.25.813.214.6
20 to 24 min.3.16.26.4
25 to 29 min.113.313.7
30 to 34 min.11.13.12.9
35 to 44 min.3.114.612
45 to 59 min.3.810.56.2
60 or more min.7.85.12.7
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