Overall Health Index

People Index

7

90.4% of the residents in 12308 has health insurance.

Provider Index

89

There are about 3,195 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 12308.

Hospital Index

14

The average hospital rating near 12308 is 2.6 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

76

Residents in 12308 travel 6.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

7

90.4% of the residents in 12308 has health insurance.

Provider Index

89

There are about 3,195 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 12308.

Hospital Index

14

The average hospital rating near 12308 is 2.6 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

76

Residents in 12308 travel 6.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 12308 - Schenectady, NY

The Overall Health Index in 12308 - Schenectady, NY is 41, ranking 19,476 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 14,575 residents live in 12308 - Schenectady, NY with a median age of 34.4 years. 20 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 11.5 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 31.3 percent of the residents in 12308 is currently married, and 49.5 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 21 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 11.1 percent of the population living in 12308 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 12308 is $3,707. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 12308 - Schenectady, NY is approximately $903. That means the residents typically spend about 24.4 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

81.2 percent of the population in 12308 - Schenectady, NY drive to work alone. 7 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 69.1 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 3.9 percent of the residents in 12308 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.92 members with about 1.25 cars available per household. Approximately 22 percent of the households in 12308 - 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.

41.8 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 60.3 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.3 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 12308 have VA health insurance. Also, 1.4 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 12308 - Schenectady, NY would have to travel an average of 0.1 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Ellis Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 3,195 physicians accessible to residents who live in 12308 - Schenectady, NY.

Gender Ratio in 12308 - Schenectady, NY

Gender (%)12308NYUSA
Male4948.549.3
Female5151.550.7

Racial Makeup in 12308 - Schenectady, NY

Race (%)12308NYUSA
Non-Hispanic White6763.873
Non-Hispanic Black14.715.712.7
Asian8.28.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.20.40.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian0.300.2
Other Race1.98.74.9
Two or More Races3.64.74.4

Median Income in 12308 - Schenectady, NY

Income (%)12308NYUSA
Under $25,00022.616.716.9
$25,000 to $49,99920.518.321.3
$50,000 to $74,99921.216.118.3
$75,000 to $99,99914.912.913.7
$100,000 and More20.935.929.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 12308 - Schenectady, NY

Livability12308NYUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,7075,2304,897
Housing Costs ($)9031,2801,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)24.424.521.9

Education in 12308 - Schenectady, NY

Education Level(%)12308NYUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education4.76.75.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma7.57.77.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent29.826.627.5
Some College, No Degree14.816.321
Associate's Degree11.18.68.2
Bachelor's Degree2119.318.6
Graduate or Professional Degree11.114.811.4

People Index

People Index in 12308

7

The People Index in 12308 is 7, ranking 31,011 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 12308 - Schenectady, NY

An estimate of 90.4 percent of all residents in 12308 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 12308 - Schenectady, NY who have health insurance is 90.4 percent. 23.3 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 38.6 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 7.6 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 87 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 90 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 12308 - Schenectady, NY

Insurance Type (%)12308NYUSA
No Insurance9.67.612.2
Public Insurance41.836.733
Private Insurance60.36666.7

Insurance Types in 12308 - Schenectady, NY

Insurance Type (%)12308NYUSA
Employer Insurance38.647.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance7.65.26.2
Medicare2.84.34.6
Medicaid23.317.814.2
TRICARE1.40.92.7
VA0.30.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 12308 - Schenectady, NY

Income (%)12308NYUSA
Under $25,000908982
$25,000 to $49,999878884
$50,000 to $74,999879088
$75,000 to $99,999979291
$100,000 and More929493

Types of Insurance by Income in 12308 - Schenectady, NY

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000108220
$25,000 to $49,999135250
$50,000 to $74,999133071
$75,000 to $99,99932781
$100,000 and More82674

Insurance Rate by Age in 12308 - Schenectady, NY

Insurance Rate by Age (%)12308NYUSA
Under 18979794
Adults (18-64 years)888884
Seniors (65+ years)99.59999

Residents with Disabilities in 12308 - Schenectady, NY

Disability Type12308NYUSA
Any Disability14.411.312.5
Hearing Disability2.52.83.5
Vision Disability2.22.83.5
Cognitive Disability1.91.11.3
Ambulatory Disability76.67
Self-Care Disability1.20.80.9
Independent Living Disability7.35.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 12308

89

The Provider Index in 12308 - Schenectady, NY is 89, ranking 3,629 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 12308 - Schenectady, NY

For the 2,916 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 214 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 12308 - Schenectady, NY. An estimate of 15 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 1,680 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 12308 - Schenectady, NY

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius12308NYUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents435138
Dentists per 10,000 residents898
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18142016
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65193328

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 12308

14

The Hospital Index in 12308 - Schenectady, NY is 14, ranking 28,366 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 12308 - Schenectady, NY

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Ellis Hospital02/5
Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital02.2/5
Saint Peter's Hospital133/5
Albany Memorial Hospital133/5
Average Hospital6.62.6/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 12308

76

The Travel Index in 12308 - Schenectady, NY is 76, ranking 7,909 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 12308 - Schenectady, NY

14.4 percent of residents in 12308 - Schenectady, NY to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.25 cars per household in 12308 - Schenectady, NY with an approximate average household size of 2.92 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 6.6 miles. 12308 - Schenectady, NY ranks 4,416 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 0 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 12308 - Schenectady, NY

Housholds with Cars (%)12308NYUSA
No Cars2228.38.7
1 Car4232.632.9
2 Cars2726.437.3
3 Cars78.514.1
4 or More Cars23.56.2

Travel Method to Work in 12308 - Schenectady, NY

Travel Method (%)12308NYUSA
Driving Solo70.95376.6
Driving with One Person7.35.17.1
Driving with Two People0.90.91.3
Driving with Three People0.30.40.5
Bus6.96.32.5
Taxi0.20.50.1
Train0.3191.8
Walk8.86.142.7
Bicycle00.60.6

Closest Hospitals to 12308 - Schenectady, NY

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Ellis Hospital0
Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital0
Saint Peter's Hospital13

Work Travel Time in 12308 - Schenectady, NY

Average Travel Time12308NYUSA
Less than 10 min.17.517.723.3
10 to 14 min.20.511.715.3
15 to 19 min.13.512.214.6
20 to 24 min.11.35.46.4
25 to 29 min.6.214.113.7
30 to 34 min.14.432.9
35 to 44 min.716.112
45 to 59 min.5.7126.2
60 or more min.3.95.52.7
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