Overall Health Index

People Index

24

91.1% of the residents in 08817 has health insurance.

Provider Index

92

There are about 9,416 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 08817.

Hospital Index

2

The average hospital rating near 08817 is 1.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

86

Residents in 08817 travel 3.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

24

91.1% of the residents in 08817 has health insurance.

Provider Index

92

There are about 9,416 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 08817.

Hospital Index

2

The average hospital rating near 08817 is 1.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

86

Residents in 08817 travel 3.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 08817 - Edison, NJ

The Overall Health Index in 08817 - Edison, NJ is 53, ranking 15,816 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 44,730 residents live in 08817 - Edison, NJ with a median age of 36.9 years. 21.6 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 10.9 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 58.4 percent of the residents in 08817 is currently married, and 27.4 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 29.6 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 19.2 percent of the population living in 08817 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 08817 is $7,050. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 08817 - Edison, NJ is approximately $1,499. That means the residents typically spend about 21.3 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

83.4 percent of the population in 08817 - Edison, NJ drive to work alone. 10.7 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 52.5 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 19.8 percent of the residents in 08817 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.79 members with about 1.76 cars available per household. Approximately 4 percent of the households in 08817 - Edison, 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.

19.3 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 80.7 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 08817 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.5 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 08817 - Edison, NJ would have to travel an average of 3.2 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital New Brunswick. In a 20-mile radius, there are 9,416 physicians accessible to residents who live in 08817 - Edison, NJ.

Gender Ratio in 08817 - Edison, NJ

Gender (%)08817NJUSA
Male4948.849.3
Female5151.250.7

Racial Makeup in 08817 - Edison, NJ

Race (%)08817NJUSA
Non-Hispanic White43.867.973
Non-Hispanic Black7.813.512.7
Asian40.29.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.30.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.86.44.9
Two or More Races1.63.84.4

Median Income in 08817 - Edison, NJ

Income (%)08817NJUSA
Under $25,0006.312.116.9
$25,000 to $49,99914.115.321.3
$50,000 to $74,999141518.3
$75,000 to $99,9991612.913.7
$100,000 and More49.744.629.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 08817 - Edison, NJ

Livability08817NJUSA
Monthly Income ($)7,0506,3734,897
Housing Costs ($)1,4991,5481,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)21.324.321.9

Education in 08817 - Edison, NJ

Education Level(%)08817NJUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education3.55.45.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma4.167.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent22.528.327.5
Some College, No Degree14.516.821
Associate's Degree6.66.48.2
Bachelor's Degree29.622.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree19.214.311.4

People Index

People Index in 08817

24

The People Index in 08817 is 24, ranking 25,402 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 08817 - Edison, NJ

An estimate of 91.1 percent of all residents in 08817 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 08817 - Edison, NJ who have health insurance is 91.1 percent. 6.6 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 65.7 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 5.7 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 84 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 08817 - Edison, NJ

Insurance Type (%)08817NJUSA
No Insurance8.99.712.2
Public Insurance19.328.833
Private Insurance80.771.366.7

Insurance Types in 08817 - Edison, NJ

Insurance Type (%)08817NJUSA
Employer Insurance65.753.646.1
Direct Purchase Insurance5.756.2
Medicare3.24.54.6
Medicaid6.611.514.2
TRICARE0.50.92.7
VA0.10.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 08817 - Edison, NJ

Income (%)08817NJUSA
Under $25,000848382
$25,000 to $49,999818484
$50,000 to $74,999898788
$75,000 to $99,999948991
$100,000 and More979393

Types of Insurance by Income in 08817 - Edison, NJ

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000164848
$25,000 to $49,999194251
$50,000 to $74,999112080
$75,000 to $99,99961487
$100,000 and More31092

Insurance Rate by Age in 08817 - Edison, NJ

Insurance Rate by Age (%)08817NJUSA
Under 18989594
Adults (18-64 years)898584
Seniors (65+ years)98.29899

Residents with Disabilities in 08817 - Edison, NJ

Disability Type08817NJUSA
Any Disability8.210.412.5
Hearing Disability1.72.63.5
Vision Disability1.22.63.5
Cognitive Disability0.511.3
Ambulatory Disability4.95.97
Self-Care Disability0.50.80.9
Independent Living Disability3.65.15.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 08817

92

The Provider Index in 08817 - Edison, NJ is 92, ranking 2,640 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 08817 - Edison, NJ

For the 9,657 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 1,006 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 08817 - Edison, NJ. An estimate of 84 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 4,885 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 08817 - Edison, NJ

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius08817NJUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents363338
Dentists per 10,000 residents998
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18171416
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65302428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 08817

2

The Hospital Index in 08817 - Edison, NJ is 2, ranking 32,328 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 08817 - Edison, NJ

Travel Index

Travel Index in 08817

86

The Travel Index in 08817 - Edison, NJ is 86, ranking 4,616 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 08817 - Edison, NJ

9.6 percent of residents in 08817 - Edison, NJ to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.76 cars per household in 08817 - Edison, NJ with an approximate average household size of 2.79 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 3.7 miles. 08817 - Edison, NJ ranks 1,771 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital New Brunswick with a distance of 3 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 08817 - Edison, NJ

Housholds with Cars (%)08817NJUSA
No Cars411.58.7
1 Car3933.832.9
2 Cars3836.137.3
3 Cars1412.414.1
4 or More Cars45.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 08817 - Edison, NJ

Travel Method (%)08817NJUSA
Driving Solo70.171.476.6
Driving with One Person8.767.1
Driving with Two People2.31.21.3
Driving with Three People0.70.50.5
Bus0.46.42.5
Taxi0.40.30.1
Train0.51.91.8
Walk1.63.052.7
Bicycle0.20.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 08817 - Edison, NJ

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital New Brunswick3
Saint Peter's University Hospital4
JFK Medical Center4

Work Travel Time in 08817 - Edison, NJ

Average Travel Time08817NJUSA
Less than 10 min.8.819.423.3
10 to 14 min.12.912.615.3
15 to 19 min.12.413.214.6
20 to 24 min.136.26.4
25 to 29 min.5.413.313.7
30 to 34 min.9.63.12.9
35 to 44 min.6.714.612
45 to 59 min.11.510.56.2
60 or more min.19.85.12.7
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