Overall Health Index

People Index

2

77.8% of the residents in 11550 has health insurance.

Provider Index

96

There are about 49,058 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 11550.

Hospital Index

1

The average hospital rating near 11550 is 1.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

82

Residents in 11550 travel 2.9 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

2

77.8% of the residents in 11550 has health insurance.

Provider Index

96

There are about 49,058 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 11550.

Hospital Index

1

The average hospital rating near 11550 is 1.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

82

Residents in 11550 travel 2.9 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 11550 - Hempstead, NY

The Overall Health Index in 11550 - Hempstead, NY is 38, ranking 20,723 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 57,679 residents live in 11550 - Hempstead, NY with a median age of 35.7 years. 25.9 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 9.4 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 34 percent of the residents in 11550 is currently married, and 49.4 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 11.5 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 7.6 percent of the population living in 11550 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 11550 is $4,791. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 11550 - Hempstead, NY is approximately $1,569. That means the residents typically spend about 32.7 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

67.2 percent of the population in 11550 - Hempstead, NY drive to work alone. 24 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 49.4 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 15.3 percent of the residents in 11550 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 3.44 members with about 1.31 cars available per household. Approximately 28 percent of the households in 11550 - Hempstead, New York do not have own a car. It is estimated that 8.7 percent of households in the United States do not own a car.

39.5 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 48 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 11550 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.4 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 11550 - Hempstead, NY would have to travel an average of 1.2 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Mercy Medical Center. In a 20-mile radius, there are 49,058 physicians accessible to residents who live in 11550 - Hempstead, NY.

Gender Ratio in 11550 - Hempstead, NY

Gender (%)11550NYUSA
Male4848.549.3
Female5251.550.7

Racial Makeup in 11550 - Hempstead, NY

Race (%)11550NYUSA
Non-Hispanic White15.563.873
Non-Hispanic Black46.915.712.7
Asian1.48.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.40.40.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race1.98.74.9
Two or More Races2.94.74.4

Median Income in 11550 - Hempstead, NY

Income (%)11550NYUSA
Under $25,00015.416.716.9
$25,000 to $49,99919.318.321.3
$50,000 to $74,99917.316.118.3
$75,000 to $99,99913.612.913.7
$100,000 and More34.435.929.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 11550 - Hempstead, NY

Livability11550NYUSA
Monthly Income ($)4,7915,2304,897
Housing Costs ($)1,5691,2801,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)32.724.521.9

Education in 11550 - Hempstead, NY

Education Level(%)11550NYUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education17.36.75.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma127.77.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent29.226.627.5
Some College, No Degree16.416.321
Associate's Degree68.68.2
Bachelor's Degree11.519.318.6
Graduate or Professional Degree7.614.811.4

People Index

People Index in 11550

2

The People Index in 11550 is 2, ranking 32,660 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 11550 - Hempstead, NY

An estimate of 77.8 percent of all residents in 11550 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 11550 - Hempstead, NY who have health insurance is 77.8 percent. 25.8 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 35.9 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 3.7 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 74 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 82 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 11550 - Hempstead, NY

Insurance Type (%)11550NYUSA
No Insurance22.27.612.2
Public Insurance39.536.733
Private Insurance486666.7

Insurance Types in 11550 - Hempstead, NY

Insurance Type (%)11550NYUSA
Employer Insurance35.947.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance3.75.26.2
Medicare34.34.6
Medicaid25.817.814.2
TRICARE0.40.92.7
VA0.10.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 11550 - Hempstead, NY

Income (%)11550NYUSA
Under $25,000828982
$25,000 to $49,999758884
$50,000 to $74,999749088
$75,000 to $99,999809291
$100,000 and More859493

Types of Insurance by Income in 11550 - Hempstead, NY

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000187119
$25,000 to $49,999255429
$50,000 to $74,999263348
$75,000 to $99,999203552
$100,000 and More152270

Insurance Rate by Age in 11550 - Hempstead, NY

Insurance Rate by Age (%)11550NYUSA
Under 18959794
Adults (18-64 years)718884
Seniors (65+ years)97.79999

Residents with Disabilities in 11550 - Hempstead, NY

Disability Type11550NYUSA
Any Disability6.111.312.5
Hearing Disability0.92.83.5
Vision Disability0.92.83.5
Cognitive Disability0.51.11.3
Ambulatory Disability4.26.67
Self-Care Disability0.40.80.9
Independent Living Disability3.85.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 11550

96

The Provider Index in 11550 - Hempstead, NY is 96, ranking 1,320 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 11550 - Hempstead, NY

For the 14,939 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 4,162 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 11550 - Hempstead, NY. An estimate of 279 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 5,439 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 11550 - Hempstead, NY

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius11550NYUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents525138
Dentists per 10,000 residents998
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18212016
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65343328

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 11550

1

The Hospital Index in 11550 - Hempstead, NY is 1, ranking 32,659 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 11550 - Hempstead, NY

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Mercy Medical Center11/5
NYU Winthrop Hospital32/5
South Nassau Communities Hospital32/5
Nassau University Medical Center41/5
Average Hospital2.91.5/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 11550

82

The Travel Index in 11550 - Hempstead, NY is 82, ranking 5,928 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 11550 - Hempstead, NY

18 percent of residents in 11550 - Hempstead, NY to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.31 cars per household in 11550 - Hempstead, NY with an approximate average household size of 3.44 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 2.9 miles. 11550 - Hempstead, NY ranks 990 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Mercy Medical Center with a distance of 1 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 11550 - Hempstead, NY

Housholds with Cars (%)11550NYUSA
No Cars2828.38.7
1 Car3532.632.9
2 Cars2326.437.3
3 Cars118.514.1
4 or More Cars43.56.2

Travel Method to Work in 11550 - Hempstead, NY

Travel Method (%)11550NYUSA
Driving Solo57.45376.6
Driving with One Person8.45.17.1
Driving with Two People1.80.91.3
Driving with Three People1.30.40.5
Bus16.86.32.5
Taxi0.70.50.1
Train1.1191.8
Walk46.142.7
Bicycle0.80.60.6

Closest Hospitals to 11550 - Hempstead, NY

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Mercy Medical Center1
NYU Winthrop Hospital3
South Nassau Communities Hospital3

Work Travel Time in 11550 - Hempstead, NY

Average Travel Time11550NYUSA
Less than 10 min.4.117.723.3
10 to 14 min.9.711.715.3
15 to 19 min.1312.214.6
20 to 24 min.15.95.46.4
25 to 29 min.6.714.113.7
30 to 34 min.1832.9
35 to 44 min.10.616.112
45 to 59 min.6.8126.2
60 or more min.15.35.52.7
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