Overall Health Index

People Index

94

77.9% of the residents in 12427 has health insurance.

Provider Index

68

There are about 371 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 12427.

Hospital Index

38

The average hospital rating near 12427 is 2.1 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

10

Residents in 12427 travel 17.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

94

77.9% of the residents in 12427 has health insurance.

Provider Index

68

There are about 371 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 12427.

Hospital Index

38

The average hospital rating near 12427 is 2.1 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

10

Residents in 12427 travel 17.8 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 12427 - Elka Park, NY

The Overall Health Index in 12427 - Elka Park, NY is 56, ranking 14,498 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 593 residents live in 12427 - Elka Park, NY with a median age of 29.3 years. 23.8 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 22.4 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 46.1 percent of the residents in 12427 is currently married, and 45.7 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 32.1 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 8.1 percent of the population living in 12427 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 12427 is $7,380. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 12427 - Elka Park, NY is approximately $1,680. That means the residents typically spend about 22.8 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

60.3 percent of the population in 12427 - Elka Park, NY drive to work alone. 2.8 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 68.5 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 0 percent of the residents in 12427 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.64 members with about 1.51 cars available per household. Approximately 0 percent of the households in 12427 - Elka Park, 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.

46.5 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 43.2 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 12427 have VA health insurance. Also, 1.1 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 12427 - Elka Park, NY would have to travel an average of 16.5 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, HealthAlliance - Broadway Campus. In a 20-mile radius, there are 371 physicians accessible to residents who live in 12427 - Elka Park, NY.

Gender Ratio in 12427 - Elka Park, NY

Gender (%)12427NYUSA
Male5048.549.3
Female5051.550.7

Racial Makeup in 12427 - Elka Park, NY

Race (%)12427NYUSA
Non-Hispanic White96.163.873
Non-Hispanic Black015.712.7
Asian2.78.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.40.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race08.74.9
Two or More Races04.74.4

Median Income in 12427 - Elka Park, NY

Income (%)12427NYUSA
Under $25,0007.316.716.9
$25,000 to $49,99910.918.321.3
$50,000 to $74,999016.118.3
$75,000 to $99,99937.712.913.7
$100,000 and More44.135.929.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 12427 - Elka Park, NY

Livability12427NYUSA
Monthly Income ($)7,3805,2304,897
Housing Costs ($)1,6801,2801,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)22.824.521.9

Education in 12427 - Elka Park, NY

Education Level(%)12427NYUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education06.75.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma07.77.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent25.326.627.5
Some College, No Degree26.316.321
Associate's Degree8.18.68.2
Bachelor's Degree32.119.318.6
Graduate or Professional Degree8.114.811.4

People Index

People Index in 12427

94

The People Index in 12427 is 94, ranking 1,980 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 12427 - Elka Park, NY

An estimate of 77.9 percent of all residents in 12427 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 12427 - Elka Park, NY who have health insurance is 77.9 percent. 24.1 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 34.2 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 3.7 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 0 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 50 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 12427 - Elka Park, NY

Insurance Type (%)12427NYUSA
No Insurance22.17.612.2
Public Insurance46.536.733
Private Insurance43.26666.7

Insurance Types in 12427 - Elka Park, NY

Insurance Type (%)12427NYUSA
Employer Insurance34.247.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance3.75.26.2
Medicare11.14.34.6
Medicaid24.117.814.2
TRICARE1.10.92.7
VA00.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 12427 - Elka Park, NY

Income (%)12427NYUSA
Under $25,000508982
$25,000 to $49,9991008884
$50,000 to $74,99909088
$75,000 to $99,9991009291
$100,000 and More1009493

Types of Insurance by Income in 12427 - Elka Park, NY

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00050500
$25,000 to $49,999069100
$50,000 to $74,999000
$75,000 to $99,99904951
$100,000 and More00100

Insurance Rate by Age in 12427 - Elka Park, NY

Insurance Rate by Age (%)12427NYUSA
Under 18709794
Adults (18-64 years)858884
Seniors (65+ years)1009999

Residents with Disabilities in 12427 - Elka Park, NY

Disability Type12427NYUSA
Any Disability10.611.312.5
Hearing Disability0.82.83.5
Vision Disability02.83.5
Cognitive Disability4.11.11.3
Ambulatory Disability11.26.67
Self-Care Disability4.10.80.9
Independent Living Disability5.15.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 12427

68

The Provider Index in 12427 - Elka Park, NY is 68, ranking 10,556 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 12427 - Elka Park, NY

For the 141 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 15 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 12427 - Elka Park, NY. An estimate of 3 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 133 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 12427 - Elka Park, NY

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius12427NYUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents275138
Dentists per 10,000 residents798
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1862016
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6563328

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 12427

38

The Hospital Index in 12427 - Elka Park, NY is 38, ranking 20,440 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 12427 - Elka Park, NY

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
HealthAlliance 0 Broadway Campus171/5
HealthAlliance Hospital Mary's Avenue Campus172.2/5
Northern Dutchess Hospital183/5
Columbia Memorial Hospital202/5
Average Hospital17.82.1/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 12427

10

The Travel Index in 12427 - Elka Park, NY is 10, ranking 29,686 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 12427 - Elka Park, NY

0 percent of residents in 12427 - Elka Park, NY to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.51 cars per household in 12427 - Elka Park, NY with an approximate average household size of 2.64 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 17.8 miles. 12427 - Elka Park, NY ranks 17,158 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is HealthAlliance 0 Broadway Campus with a distance of 17 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 12427 - Elka Park, NY

Housholds with Cars (%)12427NYUSA
No Cars028.38.7
1 Car1332.632.9
2 Cars2926.437.3
3 Cars48.514.1
4 or More Cars153.56.2

Travel Method to Work in 12427 - Elka Park, NY

Travel Method (%)12427NYUSA
Driving Solo655376.6
Driving with One Person05.17.1
Driving with Two People00.91.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus06.32.5
Taxi00.50.1
Train0191.8
Walk28.76.142.7
Bicycle00.60.6

Closest Hospitals to 12427 - Elka Park, NY

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
HealthAlliance 0 Broadway Campus17
HealthAlliance Hospital Mary's Avenue Campus17
Northern Dutchess Hospital18

Work Travel Time in 12427 - Elka Park, NY

Average Travel Time12427NYUSA
Less than 10 min.22.317.723.3
10 to 14 min.30.711.715.3
15 to 19 min.012.214.6
20 to 24 min.15.65.46.4
25 to 29 min.014.113.7
30 to 34 min.032.9
35 to 44 min.016.112
45 to 59 min.31.5126.2
60 or more min.05.52.7
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