Overall Health Index

People Index

73

96.5% of the residents in 12009 has health insurance.

Provider Index

89

There are about 2,654 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 12009.

Hospital Index

25

The average hospital rating near 12009 is 2.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

64

Residents in 12009 travel 11.5 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

73

96.5% of the residents in 12009 has health insurance.

Provider Index

89

There are about 2,654 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 12009.

Hospital Index

25

The average hospital rating near 12009 is 2.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

64

Residents in 12009 travel 11.5 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 12009 - Altamont, NY

The Overall Health Index in 12009 - Altamont, NY is 79, ranking 6,961 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 8,073 residents live in 12009 - Altamont, NY with a median age of 43.6 years. 19.7 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 16.1 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 54.3 percent of the residents in 12009 is currently married, and 29.9 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 19.2 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 20.4 percent of the population living in 12009 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 12009 is $7,604. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 12009 - Altamont, NY is approximately $1,238. That means the residents typically spend about 16.3 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

90.4 percent of the population in 12009 - Altamont, NY drive to work alone. 1.4 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 59.8 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 3.3 percent of the residents in 12009 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.68 members with about 2.03 cars available per household. Approximately 5 percent of the households in 12009 - Altamont, 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.

27.6 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 84.8 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 12009 have VA health insurance. Also, 1 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 12009 - Altamont, NY would have to travel an average of 10.2 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Ellis Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 2,654 physicians accessible to residents who live in 12009 - Altamont, NY.

Gender Ratio in 12009 - Altamont, NY

Gender (%)12009NYUSA
Male5248.549.3
Female4851.550.7

Racial Makeup in 12009 - Altamont, NY

Race (%)12009NYUSA
Non-Hispanic White93.463.873
Non-Hispanic Black1.715.712.7
Asian2.28.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.30.40.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race08.74.9
Two or More Races2.24.74.4

Median Income in 12009 - Altamont, NY

Income (%)12009NYUSA
Under $25,0006.216.716.9
$25,000 to $49,99912.918.321.3
$50,000 to $74,99912.816.118.3
$75,000 to $99,99913.212.913.7
$100,000 and More54.835.929.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 12009 - Altamont, NY

Livability12009NYUSA
Monthly Income ($)7,6045,2304,897
Housing Costs ($)1,2381,2801,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)16.324.521.9

Education in 12009 - Altamont, NY

Education Level(%)12009NYUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education1.26.75.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma2.47.77.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent23.726.627.5
Some College, No Degree1816.321
Associate's Degree15.18.68.2
Bachelor's Degree19.219.318.6
Graduate or Professional Degree20.414.811.4

People Index

People Index in 12009

73

The People Index in 12009 is 73, ranking 8,908 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 12009 - Altamont, NY

An estimate of 96.5 percent of all residents in 12009 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 12009 - Altamont, NY who have health insurance is 96.5 percent. 7.3 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 64.5 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 2.4 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 92 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 89 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 12009 - Altamont, NY

Insurance Type (%)12009NYUSA
No Insurance3.57.612.2
Public Insurance27.636.733
Private Insurance84.86666.7

Insurance Types in 12009 - Altamont, NY

Insurance Type (%)12009NYUSA
Employer Insurance64.547.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance2.45.26.2
Medicare2.44.34.6
Medicaid7.317.814.2
TRICARE10.92.7
VA0.10.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 12009 - Altamont, NY

Income (%)12009NYUSA
Under $25,000898982
$25,000 to $49,999958884
$50,000 to $74,999929088
$75,000 to $99,999959291
$100,000 and More999493

Types of Insurance by Income in 12009 - Altamont, NY

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000117252
$25,000 to $49,99955572
$50,000 to $74,99983872
$75,000 to $99,99951689
$100,000 and More11694

Insurance Rate by Age in 12009 - Altamont, NY

Insurance Rate by Age (%)12009NYUSA
Under 18999794
Adults (18-64 years)958884
Seniors (65+ years)1009999

Residents with Disabilities in 12009 - Altamont, NY

Disability Type12009NYUSA
Any Disability11.111.312.5
Hearing Disability3.72.83.5
Vision Disability1.52.83.5
Cognitive Disability1.91.11.3
Ambulatory Disability5.46.67
Self-Care Disability1.20.80.9
Independent Living Disability5.35.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 12009

89

The Provider Index in 12009 - Altamont, NY is 89, ranking 3,629 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 12009 - Altamont, NY

For the 1,586 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 208 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 12009 - Altamont, NY. An estimate of 12 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 1,297 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 12009 - Altamont, NY

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius12009NYUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents435138
Dentists per 10,000 residents898
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18172016
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65223328

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 12009

25

The Hospital Index in 12009 - Altamont, NY is 25, ranking 24,738 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 12009 - Altamont, NY

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Ellis Hospital102/5
Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital112.2/5
Saint Peter's Hospital123/5
Albany Medical Center142/5
Average Hospital11.52.3/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 12009

64

The Travel Index in 12009 - Altamont, NY is 64, ranking 11,872 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 12009 - Altamont, NY

19.7 percent of residents in 12009 - Altamont, NY to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2.03 cars per household in 12009 - Altamont, NY with an approximate average household size of 2.68 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 11.5 miles. 12009 - Altamont, NY ranks 8,454 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Ellis Hospital with a distance of 10 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 12009 - Altamont, NY

Housholds with Cars (%)12009NYUSA
No Cars528.38.7
1 Car2432.632.9
2 Cars4626.437.3
3 Cars198.514.1
4 or More Cars73.56.2

Travel Method to Work in 12009 - Altamont, NY

Travel Method (%)12009NYUSA
Driving Solo84.85376.6
Driving with One Person4.95.17.1
Driving with Two People0.40.91.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus0.76.32.5
Taxi00.50.1
Train0.2191.8
Walk3.26.142.7
Bicycle00.60.6

Closest Hospitals to 12009 - Altamont, NY

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Ellis Hospital10
Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital11
Saint Peter's Hospital12

Work Travel Time in 12009 - Altamont, NY

Average Travel Time12009NYUSA
Less than 10 min.10.217.723.3
10 to 14 min.11.611.715.3
15 to 19 min.13.712.214.6
20 to 24 min.14.65.46.4
25 to 29 min.9.614.113.7
30 to 34 min.19.732.9
35 to 44 min.11.616.112
45 to 59 min.5.6126.2
60 or more min.3.35.52.7
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