Overall Health Index

People Index

8

91.7% of the residents in 13601 has health insurance.

Provider Index

80

There are about 314 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 13601.

Hospital Index

6

The average hospital rating near 13601 is 2.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

57

Residents in 13601 travel 16.3 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

8

91.7% of the residents in 13601 has health insurance.

Provider Index

80

There are about 314 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 13601.

Hospital Index

6

The average hospital rating near 13601 is 2.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

57

Residents in 13601 travel 16.3 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 13601 - Watertown, NY

The Overall Health Index in 13601 - Watertown, NY is 22, ranking 25,760 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 38,466 residents live in 13601 - Watertown, NY with a median age of 34.1 years. 23.4 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 11.7 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 46.5 percent of the residents in 13601 is currently married, and 31.9 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 10.5 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 9.8 percent of the population living in 13601 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 13601 is $3,844. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 13601 - Watertown, NY is approximately $849. That means the residents typically spend about 22.1 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

89.3 percent of the population in 13601 - Watertown, 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 88.8 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 2 percent of the residents in 13601 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.34 members with about 1.49 cars available per household. Approximately 14 percent of the households in 13601 - Watertown, 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 64.7 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.4 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 13601 have VA health insurance. Also, 14.7 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 13601 - Watertown, NY would have to travel an average of 0.4 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Samaritan Medical Center. In a 20-mile radius, there are 314 physicians accessible to residents who live in 13601 - Watertown, NY.

Gender Ratio in 13601 - Watertown, NY

Gender (%)13601NYUSA
Male5148.549.3
Female4951.550.7

Racial Makeup in 13601 - Watertown, NY

Race (%)13601NYUSA
Non-Hispanic White84.663.873
Non-Hispanic Black5.915.712.7
Asian2.38.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.70.40.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian0.100.2
Other Race0.28.74.9
Two or More Races4.94.74.4

Median Income in 13601 - Watertown, NY

Income (%)13601NYUSA
Under $25,00021.416.716.9
$25,000 to $49,99924.218.321.3
$50,000 to $74,99921.516.118.3
$75,000 to $99,9991412.913.7
$100,000 and More18.935.929.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 13601 - Watertown, NY

Livability13601NYUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,8445,2304,897
Housing Costs ($)8491,2801,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)22.124.521.9

Education in 13601 - Watertown, NY

Education Level(%)13601NYUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education3.36.75.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma7.47.77.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent32.826.627.5
Some College, No Degree23.716.321
Associate's Degree12.48.68.2
Bachelor's Degree10.519.318.6
Graduate or Professional Degree9.814.811.4

People Index

People Index in 13601

8

The People Index in 13601 is 8, ranking 30,682 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 13601 - Watertown, NY

An estimate of 91.7 percent of all residents in 13601 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 13601 - Watertown, NY who have health insurance is 91.7 percent. 21.4 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 35.5 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 2.5 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 92 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 94 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 13601 - Watertown, NY

Insurance Type (%)13601NYUSA
No Insurance8.37.612.2
Public Insurance41.836.733
Private Insurance64.76666.7

Insurance Types in 13601 - Watertown, NY

Insurance Type (%)13601NYUSA
Employer Insurance35.547.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance2.55.26.2
Medicare2.74.34.6
Medicaid21.417.814.2
TRICARE14.70.92.7
VA0.40.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 13601 - Watertown, NY

Income (%)13601NYUSA
Under $25,000948982
$25,000 to $49,999878884
$50,000 to $74,999929088
$75,000 to $99,999929291
$100,000 and More989493

Types of Insurance by Income in 13601 - Watertown, NY

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00068427
$25,000 to $49,999134558
$50,000 to $74,99982877
$75,000 to $99,99982280
$100,000 and More21892

Insurance Rate by Age in 13601 - Watertown, NY

Insurance Rate by Age (%)13601NYUSA
Under 18959794
Adults (18-64 years)908884
Seniors (65+ years)1009999

Residents with Disabilities in 13601 - Watertown, NY

Disability Type13601NYUSA
Any Disability14.611.312.5
Hearing Disability4.42.83.5
Vision Disability2.22.83.5
Cognitive Disability0.91.11.3
Ambulatory Disability7.86.67
Self-Care Disability0.60.80.9
Independent Living Disability5.95.55.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 13601

80

The Provider Index in 13601 - Watertown, NY is 80, ranking 6,598 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 13601 - Watertown, NY

For the 9,013 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 24 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 13601 - Watertown, NY. An estimate of 1 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 4,501 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 13601 - Watertown, NY

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius13601NYUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents285138
Dentists per 10,000 residents998
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1892016
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65193328

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 13601

6

The Hospital Index in 13601 - Watertown, NY is 6, ranking 31,006 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 13601 - Watertown, NY

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Samaritan Medical Center02/5
Carthage Area Hospital163/5
Lewis County General Hospital244/5
River Hospital262.2/5
Average Hospital16.32.8/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 13601

57

The Travel Index in 13601 - Watertown, NY is 57, ranking 14,186 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 13601 - Watertown, NY

5.1 percent of residents in 13601 - Watertown, NY to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.49 cars per household in 13601 - Watertown, NY with an approximate average household size of 2.34 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 16.3 miles. 13601 - Watertown, NY ranks 14,550 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Samaritan Medical Center with a distance of 0 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 13601 - Watertown, NY

Housholds with Cars (%)13601NYUSA
No Cars1428.38.7
1 Car3932.632.9
2 Cars3526.437.3
3 Cars98.514.1
4 or More Cars33.56.2

Travel Method to Work in 13601 - Watertown, NY

Travel Method (%)13601NYUSA
Driving Solo77.95376.6
Driving with One Person10.35.17.1
Driving with Two People1.10.91.3
Driving with Three People0.30.40.5
Bus0.96.32.5
Taxi2.10.50.1
Train0191.8
Walk3.86.142.7
Bicycle0.30.60.6

Closest Hospitals to 13601 - Watertown, NY

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Samaritan Medical Center0
Carthage Area Hospital16
Lewis County General Hospital24

Work Travel Time in 13601 - Watertown, NY

Average Travel Time13601NYUSA
Less than 10 min.26.617.723.3
10 to 14 min.25.311.715.3
15 to 19 min.22.512.214.6
20 to 24 min.11.15.46.4
25 to 29 min.3.314.113.7
30 to 34 min.5.132.9
35 to 44 min.1.816.112
45 to 59 min.2.3126.2
60 or more min.25.52.7
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