Overall Health Index

People Index

11

91.6% of the residents in 12305 has health insurance.

Provider Index

86

There are about 2,977 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 12305.

Hospital Index

31

The average hospital rating near 12305 is 2.6 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

66

Residents in 12305 travel 7.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

11

91.6% of the residents in 12305 has health insurance.

Provider Index

86

There are about 2,977 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 12305.

Hospital Index

31

The average hospital rating near 12305 is 2.6 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

66

Residents in 12305 travel 7.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 12305 - Schenectady, NY

The Overall Health Index in 12305 - Schenectady, NY is 46, ranking 17,800 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 4,883 residents live in 12305 - Schenectady, NY with a median age of 36.2 years. 6.4 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 13.4 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 15.3 percent of the residents in 12305 is currently married, and 61 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 11.3 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 12.9 percent of the population living in 12305 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 12305 is $2,470. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 12305 - Schenectady, NY is approximately $711. That means the residents typically spend about 28.8 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

66.2 percent of the population in 12305 - Schenectady, NY drive to work alone. 11.9 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 70.4 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 11.1 percent of the residents in 12305 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.06 members with about 0.97 cars available per household. Approximately 31 percent of the households in 12305 - Schenectady, 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.

44.4 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 59.3 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.4 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 12305 have VA health insurance. Also, 1.6 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 12305 - Schenectady, NY would have to travel an average of 1.7 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Ellis Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 2,977 physicians accessible to residents who live in 12305 - Schenectady, NY.

Gender Ratio in 12305 - Schenectady, NY

Gender (%)12305NYUSA
Male5748.549.3
Female4351.550.7

Racial Makeup in 12305 - Schenectady, NY

Race (%)12305NYUSA
Non-Hispanic White67.963.873
Non-Hispanic Black20.715.712.7
Asian2.28.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.60.40.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race18.74.9
Two or More Races4.84.74.4

Median Income in 12305 - Schenectady, NY

Income (%)12305NYUSA
Under $25,0003616.716.9
$25,000 to $49,99924.518.321.3
$50,000 to $74,99917.916.118.3
$75,000 to $99,9998.712.913.7
$100,000 and More1335.929.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 12305 - Schenectady, NY

Livability12305NYUSA
Monthly Income ($)2,4705,2304,897
Housing Costs ($)7111,2801,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)28.824.521.9

Education in 12305 - Schenectady, NY

Education Level(%)12305NYUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education46.75.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma12.87.77.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent3026.627.5
Some College, No Degree18.716.321
Associate's Degree10.38.68.2
Bachelor's Degree11.319.318.6
Graduate or Professional Degree12.914.811.4

People Index

People Index in 12305

11

The People Index in 12305 is 11, ranking 29,691 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 12305 - Schenectady, NY

An estimate of 91.6 percent of all residents in 12305 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 12305 - Schenectady, NY who have health insurance is 91.6 percent. 22.1 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 40.7 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 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 97 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 87 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 12305 - Schenectady, NY

Insurance Type (%)12305NYUSA
No Insurance8.47.612.2
Public Insurance44.436.733
Private Insurance59.36666.7

Insurance Types in 12305 - Schenectady, NY

Insurance Type (%)12305NYUSA
Employer Insurance40.747.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance55.26.2
Medicare4.84.34.6
Medicaid22.117.814.2
TRICARE1.60.92.7
VA0.40.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 12305 - Schenectady, NY

Income (%)12305NYUSA
Under $25,000878982
$25,000 to $49,999928884
$50,000 to $74,999979088
$75,000 to $99,9991009291
$100,000 and More1009493

Types of Insurance by Income in 12305 - Schenectady, NY

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000137624
$25,000 to $49,99982782
$50,000 to $74,99934367
$75,000 to $99,99901194
$100,000 and More01797

Insurance Rate by Age in 12305 - Schenectady, NY

Insurance Rate by Age (%)12305NYUSA
Under 181009794
Adults (18-64 years)918884
Seniors (65+ years)1009999

Residents with Disabilities in 12305 - Schenectady, NY

Disability Type12305NYUSA
Any Disability21.611.312.5
Hearing Disability3.12.83.5
Vision Disability3.22.83.5
Cognitive Disability3.91.11.3
Ambulatory Disability10.86.67
Self-Care Disability1.50.80.9
Independent Living Disability7.85.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 12305

86

The Provider Index in 12305 - Schenectady, NY is 86, ranking 4,618 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 12305 - Schenectady, NY

For the 314 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 209 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 12305 - Schenectady, NY. An estimate of 15 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 655 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 12305 - Schenectady, NY

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius12305NYUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents415138
Dentists per 10,000 residents898
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18142016
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65203328

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 12305

31

The Hospital Index in 12305 - Schenectady, NY is 31, ranking 22,756 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 12305 - Schenectady, NY

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Ellis Hospital22/5
Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital22.2/5
Saint Peter's Hospital133/5
Albany Memorial Hospital143/5
Average Hospital7.62.6/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 12305

66

The Travel Index in 12305 - Schenectady, NY is 66, ranking 11,212 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 12305 - Schenectady, NY

7.3 percent of residents in 12305 - Schenectady, NY to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 0.97 cars per household in 12305 - Schenectady, NY with an approximate average household size of 2.06 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 7.6 miles. 12305 - Schenectady, NY ranks 5,232 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 2 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 12305 - Schenectady, NY

Housholds with Cars (%)12305NYUSA
No Cars3128.38.7
1 Car5032.632.9
2 Cars1426.437.3
3 Cars48.514.1
4 or More Cars23.56.2

Travel Method to Work in 12305 - Schenectady, NY

Travel Method (%)12305NYUSA
Driving Solo63.85376.6
Driving with One Person4.15.17.1
Driving with Two People0.80.91.3
Driving with Three People0.90.40.5
Bus7.26.32.5
Taxi1.50.50.1
Train1.2191.8
Walk15.76.142.7
Bicycle0.50.60.6

Closest Hospitals to 12305 - Schenectady, NY

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Ellis Hospital2
Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital2
Saint Peter's Hospital13

Work Travel Time in 12305 - Schenectady, NY

Average Travel Time12305NYUSA
Less than 10 min.26.817.723.3
10 to 14 min.25.311.715.3
15 to 19 min.7.112.214.6
20 to 24 min.8.65.46.4
25 to 29 min.2.614.113.7
30 to 34 min.7.332.9
35 to 44 min.6.316.112
45 to 59 min.4.9126.2
60 or more min.11.15.52.7
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