Overall Health Index

People Index

44

94.6% of the residents in 08844 has health insurance.

Provider Index

92

There are about 5,793 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 08844.

Hospital Index

7

The average hospital rating near 08844 is 2.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

91

Residents in 08844 travel 9.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

44

94.6% of the residents in 08844 has health insurance.

Provider Index

92

There are about 5,793 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 08844.

Hospital Index

7

The average hospital rating near 08844 is 2.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

91

Residents in 08844 travel 9.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ

The Overall Health Index in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ is 70, ranking 9,937 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 39,653 residents live in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ with a median age of 41 years. 24.3 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 10.8 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 61.3 percent of the residents in 08844 is currently married, and 26.6 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 34.7 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 21.5 percent of the population living in 08844 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 08844 is $9,607. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ is approximately $2,088. That means the residents typically spend about 21.7 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

89.5 percent of the population in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ drive to work alone. 3 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 47.4 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 13.7 percent of the residents in 08844 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.92 members with about 2.12 cars available per household. Approximately 3 percent of the households in 08844 - Hillsborough, 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.

14.7 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 89 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 08844 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.5 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ would have to travel an average of 6.3 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset. In a 20-mile radius, there are 5,793 physicians accessible to residents who live in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ.

Gender Ratio in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ

Gender (%)08844NJUSA
Male4848.849.3
Female5251.250.7

Racial Makeup in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ

Race (%)08844NJUSA
Non-Hispanic White75.767.973
Non-Hispanic Black513.512.7
Asian15.89.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.20.20.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.26.44.9
Two or More Races2.13.84.4

Median Income in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ

Income (%)08844NJUSA
Under $25,0004.612.116.9
$25,000 to $49,999715.321.3
$50,000 to $74,9997.41518.3
$75,000 to $99,9991312.913.7
$100,000 and More67.944.629.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ

Livability08844NJUSA
Monthly Income ($)9,6076,3734,897
Housing Costs ($)2,0881,5481,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)21.724.321.9

Education in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ

Education Level(%)08844NJUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education0.95.45.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma1.667.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent20.528.327.5
Some College, No Degree13.916.821
Associate's Degree6.86.48.2
Bachelor's Degree34.722.918.6
Graduate or Professional Degree21.514.311.4

People Index

People Index in 08844

44

The People Index in 08844 is 44, ranking 18,804 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ

An estimate of 94.6 percent of all residents in 08844 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ who have health insurance is 94.6 percent. 1.9 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 75.2 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 4 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 91 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 70 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 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ

Insurance Type (%)08844NJUSA
No Insurance5.49.712.2
Public Insurance14.728.833
Private Insurance8971.366.7

Insurance Types in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ

Insurance Type (%)08844NJUSA
Employer Insurance75.253.646.1
Direct Purchase Insurance456.2
Medicare3.34.54.6
Medicaid1.911.514.2
TRICARE0.50.92.7
VA0.20.10.3

Percent Insured by Income in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ

Income (%)08844NJUSA
Under $25,000708382
$25,000 to $49,999888484
$50,000 to $74,999918788
$75,000 to $99,999978991
$100,000 and More989393

Types of Insurance by Income in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000304636
$25,000 to $49,999124368
$50,000 to $74,99992879
$75,000 to $99,99931193
$100,000 and More2995

Insurance Rate by Age in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ

Insurance Rate by Age (%)08844NJUSA
Under 18979594
Adults (18-64 years)948584
Seniors (65+ years)99.59899

Residents with Disabilities in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ

Disability Type08844NJUSA
Any Disability7.810.412.5
Hearing Disability22.63.5
Vision Disability1.32.63.5
Cognitive Disability0.711.3
Ambulatory Disability4.15.97
Self-Care Disability0.40.80.9
Independent Living Disability3.75.15.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 08844

92

The Provider Index in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ is 92, ranking 2,640 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ

For the 9,636 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 606 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ. An estimate of 54 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 4,298 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius08844NJUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents383338
Dentists per 10,000 residents998
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18181416
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65292428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 08844

7

The Hospital Index in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ is 7, ranking 30,677 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset63/5
Hunterdon Medical Center104/5
Saint Peter's University Hospital111/5
Princeton Medical Center113/5
Average Hospital9.72.8/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 08844

91

The Travel Index in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ is 91, ranking 2,955 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ

16.8 percent of residents in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2.12 cars per household in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ with an approximate average household size of 2.92 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 9.7 miles. 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ ranks 6,957 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 Somerset with a distance of 6 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ

Housholds with Cars (%)08844NJUSA
No Cars311.58.7
1 Car2233.832.9
2 Cars4736.137.3
3 Cars2012.414.1
4 or More Cars85.46.2

Travel Method to Work in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ

Travel Method (%)08844NJUSA
Driving Solo84.371.476.6
Driving with One Person4.267.1
Driving with Two People0.41.21.3
Driving with Three People0.20.50.5
Bus0.56.42.5
Taxi00.30.1
Train01.91.8
Walk0.63.052.7
Bicycle0.10.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset6
Hunterdon Medical Center10
Saint Peter's University Hospital11

Work Travel Time in 08844 - Hillsborough, NJ

Average Travel Time08844NJUSA
Less than 10 min.7.419.423.3
10 to 14 min.9.512.615.3
15 to 19 min.10.413.214.6
20 to 24 min.13.66.26.4
25 to 29 min.6.513.313.7
30 to 34 min.16.83.12.9
35 to 44 min.9.314.612
45 to 59 min.12.910.56.2
60 or more min.13.75.12.7
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