Overall Health Index

People Index

38

91.4% of the residents in 12508 has health insurance.

Provider Index

72

There are about 2,275 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 12508.

Hospital Index

4

The average hospital rating near 12508 is 2 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

58

Residents in 12508 travel 12.1 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

38

91.4% of the residents in 12508 has health insurance.

Provider Index

72

There are about 2,275 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 12508.

Hospital Index

4

The average hospital rating near 12508 is 2 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

58

Residents in 12508 travel 12.1 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 12508 - Beacon, NY

The Overall Health Index in 12508 - Beacon, NY is 33, ranking 22,459 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 19,604 residents live in 12508 - Beacon, NY with a median age of 42.9 years. 17.4 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 13.1 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 39.2 percent of the residents in 12508 is currently married, and 39.9 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 19.1 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 12.5 percent of the population living in 12508 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 12508 is $5,747. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 12508 - Beacon, NY is approximately $1,365. That means the residents typically spend about 23.8 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

82.5 percent of the population in 12508 - Beacon, NY drive to work alone. 8.7 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 46.8 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 20.4 percent of the residents in 12508 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.49 members with about 1.56 cars available per household. Approximately 12 percent of the households in 12508 - Beacon, 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.

37.9 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 67.1 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 12508 have VA health insurance. Also, 1.5 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 12508 - Beacon, NY would have to travel an average of 3.2 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Saint Luke's Cornwall Hospital - Newburgh Campus. In a 20-mile radius, there are 2,275 physicians accessible to residents who live in 12508 - Beacon, NY.

Gender Ratio in 12508 - Beacon, NY

Gender (%)12508NYUSA
Male5148.549.3
Female4951.550.7

Racial Makeup in 12508 - Beacon, NY

Race (%)12508NYUSA
Non-Hispanic White68.963.873
Non-Hispanic Black1915.712.7
Asian1.78.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native10.40.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian0.100.2
Other Race0.78.74.9
Two or More Races4.74.74.4

Median Income in 12508 - Beacon, NY

Income (%)12508NYUSA
Under $25,00013.816.716.9
$25,000 to $49,99913.318.321.3
$50,000 to $74,99914.816.118.3
$75,000 to $99,99917.812.913.7
$100,000 and More40.435.929.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 12508 - Beacon, NY

Livability12508NYUSA
Monthly Income ($)5,7475,2304,897
Housing Costs ($)1,3651,2801,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)23.824.521.9

Education in 12508 - Beacon, NY

Education Level(%)12508NYUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education3.16.75.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma6.87.77.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent28.226.627.5
Some College, No Degree21.116.321
Associate's Degree9.28.68.2
Bachelor's Degree19.119.318.6
Graduate or Professional Degree12.514.811.4

People Index

People Index in 12508

38

The People Index in 12508 is 38, ranking 20,784 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 12508 - Beacon, NY

An estimate of 91.4 percent of all residents in 12508 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 12508 - Beacon, NY who have health insurance is 91.4 percent. 15.9 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 47.9 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 90 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 91 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 12508 - Beacon, NY

Insurance Type (%)12508NYUSA
No Insurance8.67.612.2
Public Insurance37.936.733
Private Insurance67.16666.7

Insurance Types in 12508 - Beacon, NY

Insurance Type (%)12508NYUSA
Employer Insurance47.947.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance55.26.2
Medicare5.54.34.6
Medicaid15.917.814.2
TRICARE1.50.92.7
VA0.30.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 12508 - Beacon, NY

Income (%)12508NYUSA
Under $25,000918982
$25,000 to $49,999888884
$50,000 to $74,999909088
$75,000 to $99,999939291
$100,000 and More969493

Types of Insurance by Income in 12508 - Beacon, NY

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00098119
$25,000 to $49,999126147
$50,000 to $74,999104064
$75,000 to $99,99972678
$100,000 and More41987

Insurance Rate by Age in 12508 - Beacon, NY

Insurance Rate by Age (%)12508NYUSA
Under 18989794
Adults (18-64 years)908884
Seniors (65+ years)99.49999

Residents with Disabilities in 12508 - Beacon, NY

Disability Type12508NYUSA
Any Disability15.511.312.5
Hearing Disability3.72.83.5
Vision Disability2.72.83.5
Cognitive Disability1.71.11.3
Ambulatory Disability8.16.67
Self-Care Disability1.10.80.9
Independent Living Disability7.85.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 12508

72

The Provider Index in 12508 - Beacon, NY is 72, ranking 9,236 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 12508 - Beacon, NY

For the 3,413 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 195 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 12508 - Beacon, NY. An estimate of 6 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 2,558 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 12508 - Beacon, NY

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius12508NYUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents305138
Dentists per 10,000 residents798
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18112016
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65193328

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 12508

4

The Hospital Index in 12508 - Beacon, NY is 4, ranking 31,664 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 12508 - Beacon, NY

Travel Index

Travel Index in 12508

58

The Travel Index in 12508 - Beacon, NY is 58, ranking 13,846 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 12508 - Beacon, NY

15 percent of residents in 12508 - Beacon, NY to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.56 cars per household in 12508 - Beacon, NY with an approximate average household size of 2.49 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 12.1 miles. 12508 - Beacon, NY ranks 9,009 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Saint Luke's Cornwall Hospital 0 Newburgh Campus with a distance of 3 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 12508 - Beacon, NY

Housholds with Cars (%)12508NYUSA
No Cars1228.38.7
1 Car3932.632.9
2 Cars3526.437.3
3 Cars88.514.1
4 or More Cars53.56.2

Travel Method to Work in 12508 - Beacon, NY

Travel Method (%)12508NYUSA
Driving Solo68.95376.6
Driving with One Person8.25.17.1
Driving with Two People1.80.91.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus1.76.32.5
Taxi0.40.50.1
Train0.2191.8
Walk3.36.142.7
Bicycle0.40.60.6

Closest Hospitals to 12508 - Beacon, NY

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Saint Luke's Cornwall Hospital 0 Newburgh Campus3
Vassar Brothers Medical Center14
NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital15

Work Travel Time in 12508 - Beacon, NY

Average Travel Time12508NYUSA
Less than 10 min.1317.723.3
10 to 14 min.10.811.715.3
15 to 19 min.1212.214.6
20 to 24 min.8.45.46.4
25 to 29 min.2.614.113.7
30 to 34 min.1532.9
35 to 44 min.8.316.112
45 to 59 min.9.5126.2
60 or more min.20.45.52.7
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