Overall Health Index

People Index

84

99.1% of the residents in 12028 has health insurance.

Provider Index

62

There are about 736 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 12028.

Hospital Index

46

The average hospital rating near 12028 is 2.6 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

41

Residents in 12028 travel 18.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

84

99.1% of the residents in 12028 has health insurance.

Provider Index

62

There are about 736 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 12028.

Hospital Index

46

The average hospital rating near 12028 is 2.6 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

41

Residents in 12028 travel 18.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 12028 - Buskirk, NY

The Overall Health Index in 12028 - Buskirk, NY is 70, ranking 9,937 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 924 residents live in 12028 - Buskirk, NY with a median age of 46.2 years. 21.1 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 10 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 66.2 percent of the residents in 12028 is currently married, and 20.1 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 13.8 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 8.6 percent of the population living in 12028 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 12028 is $6,229. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 12028 - Buskirk, NY is approximately $1,225. That means the residents typically spend about 19.7 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

94.7 percent of the population in 12028 - Buskirk, NY drive to work alone. 1.7 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 52.1 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 18 percent of the residents in 12028 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.78 members with about 2.28 cars available per household. Approximately 6 percent of the households in 12028 - Buskirk, 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.

19.5 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 86.1 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 12028 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.7 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 12028 - Buskirk, NY would have to travel an average of 18 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Saint Mary's Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 736 physicians accessible to residents who live in 12028 - Buskirk, NY.

Gender Ratio in 12028 - Buskirk, NY

Gender (%)12028NYUSA
Male5248.549.3
Female4851.550.7

Racial Makeup in 12028 - Buskirk, NY

Race (%)12028NYUSA
Non-Hispanic White93.363.873
Non-Hispanic Black015.712.7
Asian1.28.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.40.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race4.18.74.9
Two or More Races1.44.74.4

Median Income in 12028 - Buskirk, NY

Income (%)12028NYUSA
Under $25,0001.416.716.9
$25,000 to $49,99917.918.321.3
$50,000 to $74,99928.716.118.3
$75,000 to $99,999912.913.7
$100,000 and More43.135.929.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 12028 - Buskirk, NY

Livability12028NYUSA
Monthly Income ($)6,2295,2304,897
Housing Costs ($)1,2251,2801,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)19.724.521.9

Education in 12028 - Buskirk, NY

Education Level(%)12028NYUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education4.16.75.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma2.17.77.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent44.826.627.5
Some College, No Degree10.916.321
Associate's Degree15.68.68.2
Bachelor's Degree13.819.318.6
Graduate or Professional Degree8.614.811.4

People Index

People Index in 12028

84

The People Index in 12028 is 84, ranking 5,278 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 12028 - Buskirk, NY

An estimate of 99.1 percent of all residents in 12028 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 12028 - Buskirk, NY who have health insurance is 99.1 percent. 10.1 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 61.6 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 13.5 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 96 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 100 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 12028 - Buskirk, NY

Insurance Type (%)12028NYUSA
No Insurance0.97.612.2
Public Insurance19.536.733
Private Insurance86.16666.7

Insurance Types in 12028 - Buskirk, NY

Insurance Type (%)12028NYUSA
Employer Insurance61.647.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance13.55.26.2
Medicare1.54.34.6
Medicaid10.117.814.2
TRICARE0.70.92.7
VA00.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 12028 - Buskirk, NY

Income (%)12028NYUSA
Under $25,0001008982
$25,000 to $49,9991008884
$50,000 to $74,999969088
$75,000 to $99,999939291
$100,000 and More1009493

Types of Insurance by Income in 12028 - Buskirk, NY

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00005477
$25,000 to $49,99903087
$50,000 to $74,99944166
$75,000 to $99,9997093
$100,000 and More0498

Insurance Rate by Age in 12028 - Buskirk, NY

Insurance Rate by Age (%)12028NYUSA
Under 181009794
Adults (18-64 years)978884
Seniors (65+ years)1009999

Residents with Disabilities in 12028 - Buskirk, NY

Disability Type12028NYUSA
Any Disability7.611.312.5
Hearing Disability3.52.83.5
Vision Disability0.62.83.5
Cognitive Disability4.11.11.3
Ambulatory Disability3.26.67
Self-Care Disability0.90.80.9
Independent Living Disability0.85.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 12028

62

The Provider Index in 12028 - Buskirk, NY is 62, ranking 12,534 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 12028 - Buskirk, NY

For the 195 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 41 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 12028 - Buskirk, NY. An estimate of 4 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 92 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 12028 - Buskirk, NY

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius12028NYUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents285138
Dentists per 10,000 residents698
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1882016
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65103328

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 12028

46

The Hospital Index in 12028 - Buskirk, NY is 46, ranking 17,796 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 12028 - Buskirk, NY

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Saint Mary's Hospital182/5
Burdett Care Center182.2/5
Samaritan Hospital182/5
Saratoga Hospital214/5
Average Hospital18.82.6/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 12028

41

The Travel Index in 12028 - Buskirk, NY is 41, ranking 19,454 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 12028 - Buskirk, NY

11 percent of residents in 12028 - Buskirk, NY to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2.28 cars per household in 12028 - Buskirk, NY with an approximate average household size of 2.78 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 18.8 miles. 12028 - Buskirk, NY ranks 18,678 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Saint Mary's Hospital with a distance of 18 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 12028 - Buskirk, NY

Housholds with Cars (%)12028NYUSA
No Cars628.38.7
1 Car1932.632.9
2 Cars4526.437.3
3 Cars108.514.1
4 or More Cars193.56.2

Travel Method to Work in 12028 - Buskirk, NY

Travel Method (%)12028NYUSA
Driving Solo83.25376.6
Driving with One Person6.75.17.1
Driving with Two People00.91.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus2.16.32.5
Taxi00.50.1
Train0191.8
Walk06.142.7
Bicycle00.60.6

Closest Hospitals to 12028 - Buskirk, NY

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Saint Mary's Hospital18
Burdett Care Center18
Samaritan Hospital18

Work Travel Time in 12028 - Buskirk, NY

Average Travel Time12028NYUSA
Less than 10 min.6.217.723.3
10 to 14 min.15.811.715.3
15 to 19 min.16.712.214.6
20 to 24 min.8.25.46.4
25 to 29 min.5.314.113.7
30 to 34 min.1132.9
35 to 44 min.1.616.112
45 to 59 min.17.4126.2
60 or more min.185.52.7
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