Overall Health Index

People Index

51

96% of the residents in 12309 has health insurance.

Provider Index

87

There are about 3,248 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 12309.

Hospital Index

5

The average hospital rating near 12309 is 2.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

56

Residents in 12309 travel 6.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

51

96% of the residents in 12309 has health insurance.

Provider Index

87

There are about 3,248 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 12309.

Hospital Index

5

The average hospital rating near 12309 is 2.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

56

Residents in 12309 travel 6.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 12309 - Schenectady, NY

The Overall Health Index in 12309 - Schenectady, NY is 50, ranking 16,546 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 29,912 residents live in 12309 - Schenectady, NY with a median age of 46.4 years. 22.7 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 17.3 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 57.4 percent of the residents in 12309 is currently married, and 25.9 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 25.3 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 29.2 percent of the population living in 12309 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 12309 is $7,758. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 12309 - Schenectady, NY is approximately $1,340. That means the residents typically spend about 17.3 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

92.8 percent of the population in 12309 - Schenectady, NY drive to work alone. 1.1 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 70.1 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 2.4 percent of the residents in 12309 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.77 members with about 1.83 cars available per household. Approximately 5 percent of the households in 12309 - 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.

25.6 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 85.3 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 12309 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.7 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 12309 - Schenectady, NY would have to travel an average of 10.2 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Saint Peter's Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 3,248 physicians accessible to residents who live in 12309 - Schenectady, NY.

Gender Ratio in 12309 - Schenectady, NY

Gender (%)12309NYUSA
Male5048.549.3
Female5051.550.7

Racial Makeup in 12309 - Schenectady, NY

Race (%)12309NYUSA
Non-Hispanic White84.563.873
Non-Hispanic Black4.815.712.7
Asian7.78.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.40.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.48.74.9
Two or More Races2.44.74.4

Median Income in 12309 - Schenectady, NY

Income (%)12309NYUSA
Under $25,0005.416.716.9
$25,000 to $49,9991018.321.3
$50,000 to $74,99915.116.118.3
$75,000 to $99,99913.712.913.7
$100,000 and More55.735.929.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 12309 - Schenectady, NY

Livability12309NYUSA
Monthly Income ($)7,7585,2304,897
Housing Costs ($)1,3401,2801,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)17.324.521.9

Education in 12309 - Schenectady, NY

Education Level(%)12309NYUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education1.96.75.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma1.77.77.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent19.126.627.5
Some College, No Degree12.816.321
Associate's Degree108.68.2
Bachelor's Degree25.319.318.6
Graduate or Professional Degree29.214.811.4

People Index

People Index in 12309

51

The People Index in 12309 is 51, ranking 16,152 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 12309 - Schenectady, NY

An estimate of 96 percent of all residents in 12309 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 12309 - Schenectady, NY who have health insurance is 96 percent. 5.3 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 64.3 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 4.2 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 95 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 86 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 12309 - Schenectady, NY

Insurance Type (%)12309NYUSA
No Insurance47.612.2
Public Insurance25.636.733
Private Insurance85.36666.7

Insurance Types in 12309 - Schenectady, NY

Insurance Type (%)12309NYUSA
Employer Insurance64.347.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance4.25.26.2
Medicare3.44.34.6
Medicaid5.317.814.2
TRICARE0.70.92.7
VA0.20.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 12309 - Schenectady, NY

Income (%)12309NYUSA
Under $25,000868982
$25,000 to $49,999918884
$50,000 to $74,999959088
$75,000 to $99,999989291
$100,000 and More989493

Types of Insurance by Income in 12309 - Schenectady, NY

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000146645
$25,000 to $49,99996158
$50,000 to $74,99953379
$75,000 to $99,99922493
$100,000 and More21395

Insurance Rate by Age in 12309 - Schenectady, NY

Insurance Rate by Age (%)12309NYUSA
Under 18979794
Adults (18-64 years)958884
Seniors (65+ years)97.29999

Residents with Disabilities in 12309 - Schenectady, NY

Disability Type12309NYUSA
Any Disability11.211.312.5
Hearing Disability2.72.83.5
Vision Disability2.42.83.5
Cognitive Disability1.21.11.3
Ambulatory Disability4.96.67
Self-Care Disability0.60.80.9
Independent Living Disability5.65.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 12309

87

The Provider Index in 12309 - Schenectady, NY is 87, ranking 4,288 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 12309 - Schenectady, NY

For the 6,778 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 225 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 12309 - Schenectady, NY. An estimate of 15 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 5,166 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 12309 - Schenectady, NY

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius12309NYUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents425138
Dentists per 10,000 residents898
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18142016
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65193328

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 12309

5

The Hospital Index in 12309 - Schenectady, NY is 5, ranking 31,333 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 12309 - Schenectady, NY

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital32.2/5
Ellis Hospital32/5
Saint Peter's Hospital103/5
Saint Mary's Hospital112/5
Average Hospital6.62.3/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 12309

56

The Travel Index in 12309 - Schenectady, NY is 56, ranking 14,512 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 12309 - Schenectady, NY

14.8 percent of residents in 12309 - Schenectady, NY to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.83 cars per household in 12309 - Schenectady, NY with an approximate average household size of 2.77 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 6.6 miles. 12309 - Schenectady, NY ranks 4,392 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital with a distance of 3 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 12309 - Schenectady, NY

Housholds with Cars (%)12309NYUSA
No Cars528.38.7
1 Car3032.632.9
2 Cars4826.437.3
3 Cars138.514.1
4 or More Cars43.56.2

Travel Method to Work in 12309 - Schenectady, NY

Travel Method (%)12309NYUSA
Driving Solo86.85376.6
Driving with One Person45.17.1
Driving with Two People1.20.91.3
Driving with Three People0.20.40.5
Bus1.56.32.5
Taxi00.50.1
Train0.1191.8
Walk1.36.142.7
Bicycle0.20.60.6

Closest Hospitals to 12309 - Schenectady, NY

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital3
Ellis Hospital3
Saint Peter's Hospital10

Work Travel Time in 12309 - Schenectady, NY

Average Travel Time12309NYUSA
Less than 10 min.16.217.723.3
10 to 14 min.15.411.715.3
15 to 19 min.16.612.214.6
20 to 24 min.16.15.46.4
25 to 29 min.5.814.113.7
30 to 34 min.14.832.9
35 to 44 min.7.516.112
45 to 59 min.5.3126.2
60 or more min.2.45.52.7
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