Overall Health Index

People Index

29

93.2% of the residents in 12208 has health insurance.

Provider Index

85

There are about 2,898 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 12208.

Hospital Index

12

The average hospital rating near 12208 is 2.6 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

84

Residents in 12208 travel 3.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

29

93.2% of the residents in 12208 has health insurance.

Provider Index

85

There are about 2,898 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 12208.

Hospital Index

12

The average hospital rating near 12208 is 2.6 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

84

Residents in 12208 travel 3.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 12208 - Albany, NY

The Overall Health Index in 12208 - Albany, NY is 56, ranking 14,498 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 21,898 residents live in 12208 - Albany, NY with a median age of 35.7 years. 14.4 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 13.7 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 34 percent of the residents in 12208 is currently married, and 50.5 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 25.4 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 26.1 percent of the population living in 12208 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 12208 is $4,785. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 12208 - Albany, NY is approximately $1,071. That means the residents typically spend about 22.4 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

80.4 percent of the population in 12208 - Albany, NY drive to work alone. 5.3 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 87.6 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 2.3 percent of the residents in 12208 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.24 members with about 1.38 cars available per household. Approximately 15 percent of the households in 12208 - Albany, 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.

25.6 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 81 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 12208 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.5 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 12208 - Albany, NY would have to travel an average of 0.6 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Saint Peter's Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 2,898 physicians accessible to residents who live in 12208 - Albany, NY.

Gender Ratio in 12208 - Albany, NY

Gender (%)12208NYUSA
Male4848.549.3
Female5251.550.7

Racial Makeup in 12208 - Albany, NY

Race (%)12208NYUSA
Non-Hispanic White72.663.873
Non-Hispanic Black1115.712.7
Asian9.28.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.20.40.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.48.74.9
Two or More Races4.54.74.4

Median Income in 12208 - Albany, NY

Income (%)12208NYUSA
Under $25,00017.516.716.9
$25,000 to $49,99917.418.321.3
$50,000 to $74,99918.216.118.3
$75,000 to $99,99912.112.913.7
$100,000 and More34.735.929.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 12208 - Albany, NY

Livability12208NYUSA
Monthly Income ($)4,7855,2304,897
Housing Costs ($)1,0711,2801,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)22.424.521.9

Education in 12208 - Albany, NY

Education Level(%)12208NYUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education2.76.75.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma1.87.77.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent18.726.627.5
Some College, No Degree18.216.321
Associate's Degree7.18.68.2
Bachelor's Degree25.419.318.6
Graduate or Professional Degree26.114.811.4

ZIP Codes around 12208 - Albany, NY

LocationPopulationHealth Index
12208 - Albany, NY21,89856
12209 - Albany, NY11,74250
12210 - Albany, NY9,00570
12211 - Albany, NY11,40188
12222 - Albany, NY6,21775
12302 - Schenectady, NY27,56047
12303 - Schenectady, NY29,13037
12304 - Schenectady, NY23,96429
12305 - Schenectady, NY4,88346
12306 - Schenectady, NY25,09834

People Index

People Index in 12208

29

The People Index in 12208 is 29, ranking 23,754 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 12208 - Albany, NY

An estimate of 93.2 percent of all residents in 12208 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 12208 - Albany, NY who have health insurance is 93.2 percent. 8.5 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 60.5 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 5.6 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 97 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 85 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 12208 - Albany, NY

Insurance Type (%)12208NYUSA
No Insurance6.87.612.2
Public Insurance25.636.733
Private Insurance816666.7

Insurance Types in 12208 - Albany, NY

Insurance Type (%)12208NYUSA
Employer Insurance60.547.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance5.65.26.2
Medicare2.54.34.6
Medicaid8.517.814.2
TRICARE0.50.92.7
VA0.20.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 12208 - Albany, NY

Income (%)12208NYUSA
Under $25,000858982
$25,000 to $49,999888884
$50,000 to $74,999979088
$75,000 to $99,999999291
$100,000 and More979493

Types of Insurance by Income in 12208 - Albany, NY

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000154856
$25,000 to $49,999123765
$50,000 to $74,99932089
$75,000 to $99,99911496
$100,000 and More31494

Insurance Rate by Age in 12208 - Albany, NY

Insurance Rate by Age (%)12208NYUSA
Under 18979794
Adults (18-64 years)928884
Seniors (65+ years)99.79999

Residents with Disabilities in 12208 - Albany, NY

Disability Type12208NYUSA
Any Disability9.911.312.5
Hearing Disability2.62.83.5
Vision Disability2.42.83.5
Cognitive Disability0.91.11.3
Ambulatory Disability4.76.67
Self-Care Disability0.70.80.9
Independent Living Disability4.65.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 12208

85

The Provider Index in 12208 - Albany, NY is 85, ranking 4,948 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 12208 - Albany, NY

For the 3,160 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 211 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 12208 - Albany, NY. An estimate of 13 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 2,991 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 12208 - Albany, NY

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius12208NYUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents415138
Dentists per 10,000 residents898
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18152016
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65203328

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 12208

12

The Hospital Index in 12208 - Albany, NY is 12, ranking 29,027 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 12208 - Albany, NY

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Saint Peter's Hospital13/5
Albany Medical Center22/5
Albany Memorial Hospital43/5
Burdett Care Center92.2/5
Average Hospital3.72.6/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 12208

84

The Travel Index in 12208 - Albany, NY is 84, ranking 5,250 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 12208 - Albany, NY

5.3 percent of residents in 12208 - Albany, NY to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.38 cars per household in 12208 - Albany, NY with an approximate average household size of 2.24 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 3.7 miles. 12208 - Albany, NY ranks 1,785 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Saint Peter's Hospital with a distance of 1 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 12208 - Albany, NY

Housholds with Cars (%)12208NYUSA
No Cars1528.38.7
1 Car4332.632.9
2 Cars3426.437.3
3 Cars68.514.1
4 or More Cars23.56.2

Travel Method to Work in 12208 - Albany, NY

Travel Method (%)12208NYUSA
Driving Solo69.55376.6
Driving with One Person5.65.17.1
Driving with Two People1.90.91.3
Driving with Three People0.50.40.5
Bus5.46.32.5
Taxi00.50.1
Train0.3191.8
Walk11.46.142.7
Bicycle1.50.60.6

Closest Hospitals to 12208 - Albany, NY

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Saint Peter's Hospital1
Albany Medical Center2
Albany Memorial Hospital4

Work Travel Time in 12208 - Albany, NY

Average Travel Time12208NYUSA
Less than 10 min.14.917.723.3
10 to 14 min.24.411.715.3
15 to 19 min.25.312.214.6
20 to 24 min.17.15.46.4
25 to 29 min.5.914.113.7
30 to 34 min.5.332.9
35 to 44 min.2.216.112
45 to 59 min.2.6126.2
60 or more min.2.35.52.7
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