Overall Health Index

People Index

34

94.8% of the residents in 12910 has health insurance.

Provider Index

72

There are about 292 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 12910.

Hospital Index

55

The average hospital rating near 12910 is 3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

14

Residents in 12910 travel 33.3 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

34

94.8% of the residents in 12910 has health insurance.

Provider Index

72

There are about 292 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 12910.

Hospital Index

55

The average hospital rating near 12910 is 3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

14

Residents in 12910 travel 33.3 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 12910 - Altona, NY

The Overall Health Index in 12910 - Altona, NY is 34, ranking 21,715 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 2,181 residents live in 12910 - Altona, NY with a median age of 37.5 years. 19.9 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 10 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 47.2 percent of the residents in 12910 is currently married, and 36.1 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 4.7 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 3.9 percent of the population living in 12910 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 12910 is $3,873. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 12910 - Altona, NY is approximately $669. 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.

96.3 percent of the population in 12910 - Altona, NY drive to work alone. 0.8 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 51.8 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 3.2 percent of the residents in 12910 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.66 members with about 2 cars available per household. Approximately 5 percent of the households in 12910 - Altona, 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.

39 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 72.8 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.8 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 12910 have VA health insurance. Also, 1.8 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 12910 - Altona, NY would have to travel an average of 13.8 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, The University of Vermont Health Network Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 292 physicians accessible to residents who live in 12910 - Altona, NY.

Gender Ratio in 12910 - Altona, NY

Gender (%)12910NYUSA
Male6248.549.3
Female3851.550.7

Racial Makeup in 12910 - Altona, NY

Race (%)12910NYUSA
Non-Hispanic White84.963.873
Non-Hispanic Black8.815.712.7
Asian0.28.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.50.40.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian0.100.2
Other Race0.38.74.9
Two or More Races0.84.74.4

Median Income in 12910 - Altona, NY

Income (%)12910NYUSA
Under $25,00015.216.716.9
$25,000 to $49,99925.818.321.3
$50,000 to $74,99921.116.118.3
$75,000 to $99,99915.812.913.7
$100,000 and More2235.929.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 12910 - Altona, NY

Livability12910NYUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,8735,2304,897
Housing Costs ($)6691,2801,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)17.324.521.9

Education in 12910 - Altona, NY

Education Level(%)12910NYUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education8.16.75.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma9.97.77.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent44.926.627.5
Some College, No Degree21.416.321
Associate's Degree7.18.68.2
Bachelor's Degree4.719.318.6
Graduate or Professional Degree3.914.811.4

People Index

People Index in 12910

34

The People Index in 12910 is 34, ranking 22,104 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 12910 - Altona, NY

An estimate of 94.8 percent of all residents in 12910 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 12910 - Altona, NY who have health insurance is 94.8 percent. 15.5 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 53.7 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 1.6 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 92 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 12910 - Altona, NY

Insurance Type (%)12910NYUSA
No Insurance5.27.612.2
Public Insurance3936.733
Private Insurance72.86666.7

Insurance Types in 12910 - Altona, NY

Insurance Type (%)12910NYUSA
Employer Insurance53.747.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance1.65.26.2
Medicare2.74.34.6
Medicaid15.517.814.2
TRICARE1.80.92.7
VA0.80.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 12910 - Altona, NY

Income (%)12910NYUSA
Under $25,000918982
$25,000 to $49,999988884
$50,000 to $74,999929088
$75,000 to $99,9991009291
$100,000 and More1009493

Types of Insurance by Income in 12910 - Altona, NY

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00096543
$25,000 to $49,99926163
$50,000 to $74,99983169
$75,000 to $99,99902688
$100,000 and More01298

Insurance Rate by Age in 12910 - Altona, NY

Insurance Rate by Age (%)12910NYUSA
Under 18999794
Adults (18-64 years)958884
Seniors (65+ years)1009999

Residents with Disabilities in 12910 - Altona, NY

Disability Type12910NYUSA
Any Disability1911.312.5
Hearing Disability2.82.83.5
Vision Disability0.82.83.5
Cognitive Disability3.91.11.3
Ambulatory Disability8.66.67
Self-Care Disability2.60.80.9
Independent Living Disability10.15.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 12910

72

The Provider Index in 12910 - Altona, NY is 72, ranking 9,236 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 12910 - Altona, NY

For the 435 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 21 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 12910 - Altona, NY. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 217 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 12910 - Altona, NY

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius12910NYUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents415138
Dentists per 10,000 residents698
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18172016
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65213328

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 12910

55

The Hospital Index in 12910 - Altona, NY is 55, ranking 14,838 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Travel Index

Travel Index in 12910

14

The Travel Index in 12910 - Altona, NY is 14, ranking 28,368 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 12910 - Altona, NY

25 percent of residents in 12910 - Altona, NY to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2 cars per household in 12910 - Altona, NY with an approximate average household size of 2.66 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 33.3 miles. 12910 - Altona, NY ranks 29,844 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is The University of Vermont Health Network Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital with a distance of 14 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 12910 - Altona, NY

Housholds with Cars (%)12910NYUSA
No Cars528.38.7
1 Car3032.632.9
2 Cars3926.437.3
3 Cars198.514.1
4 or More Cars83.56.2

Travel Method to Work in 12910 - Altona, NY

Travel Method (%)12910NYUSA
Driving Solo87.35376.6
Driving with One Person7.75.17.1
Driving with Two People2.10.91.3
Driving with Three People00.40.5
Bus06.32.5
Taxi00.50.1
Train0191.8
Walk06.142.7
Bicycle00.60.6

Closest Hospitals to 12910 - Altona, NY

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
The University of Vermont Health Network Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital14
The University of Vermont Health Network-Alice Hyde Medical Center32
Adirondack Medical Center at Saranac Lake43

Work Travel Time in 12910 - Altona, NY

Average Travel Time12910NYUSA
Less than 10 min.9.117.723.3
10 to 14 min.3.711.715.3
15 to 19 min.5.812.214.6
20 to 24 min.19.95.46.4
25 to 29 min.13.314.113.7
30 to 34 min.2532.9
35 to 44 min.17.316.112
45 to 59 min.2.8126.2
60 or more min.3.25.52.7
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