Overall Health Index

People Index

35

93.3% of the residents in 02891 has health insurance.

Provider Index

53

There are about 258 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02891.

Hospital Index

52

The average hospital rating near 02891 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

55

Residents in 02891 travel 18.4 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

35

93.3% of the residents in 02891 has health insurance.

Provider Index

53

There are about 258 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02891.

Hospital Index

52

The average hospital rating near 02891 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

55

Residents in 02891 travel 18.4 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 02891 - Westerly, RI

The Overall Health Index in 02891 - Westerly, RI is 47, ranking 17,800 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 21,379 residents live in 02891 - Westerly, RI with a median age of 46.9 years. 18.7 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 20.2 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 50.4 percent of the residents in 02891 is currently married, and 26 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 20.3 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 12.5 percent of the population living in 02891 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 02891 is $5,046. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 02891 - Westerly, RI is approximately $1,204. That means the residents typically spend about 23.9 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

92.1 percent of the population in 02891 - Westerly, RI drive to work alone. 1 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 68.4 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 7.2 percent of the residents in 02891 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.28 members with about 1.76 cars available per household. Approximately 7 percent of the households in 02891 - Westerly, Rhode Island do not have own a car. It is estimated that 8.7 percent of households in the United States do not own a car.

34.3 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 75.6 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 02891 have VA health insurance. Also, 3 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 02891 - Westerly, RI would have to travel an average of 1.7 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, The Westerly Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 258 physicians accessible to residents who live in 02891 - Westerly, RI.

Gender Ratio in 02891 - Westerly, RI

Gender (%)02891RIUSA
Male4548.549.3
Female5551.550.7

Racial Makeup in 02891 - Westerly, RI

Race (%)02891RIUSA
Non-Hispanic White93.980.973
Non-Hispanic Black1.16.512.7
Asian2.73.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native10.50.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian00.10.2
Other Race05.74.9
Two or More Races13.74.4

Median Income in 02891 - Westerly, RI

Income (%)02891RIUSA
Under $25,00014.516.416.9
$25,000 to $49,99919.918.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99918.616.518.3
$75,000 to $99,99912.414.413.7
$100,000 and More34.733.729.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 02891 - Westerly, RI

Livability02891RIUSA
Monthly Income ($)5,0465,0874,897
Housing Costs ($)1,2041,1751,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)23.923.121.9

Education in 02891 - Westerly, RI

Education Level(%)02891RIUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education2.965.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma6.57.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent27.727.527.5
Some College, No Degree19.418.221
Associate's Degree10.78.48.2
Bachelor's Degree20.319.218.6
Graduate or Professional Degree12.513.311.4

People Index

People Index in 02891

35

The People Index in 02891 is 35, ranking 21,775 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 02891 - Westerly, RI

An estimate of 93.3 percent of all residents in 02891 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 02891 - Westerly, RI who have health insurance is 93.3 percent. 9.9 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 49.8 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 6.2 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 94 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 92 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 02891 - Westerly, RI

Insurance Type (%)02891RIUSA
No Insurance6.76.712.2
Public Insurance34.334.233
Private Insurance75.670.266.7

Insurance Types in 02891 - Westerly, RI

Insurance Type (%)02891RIUSA
Employer Insurance49.849.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance6.266.2
Medicare6.34.64.6
Medicaid9.913.614.2
TRICARE322.7
VA00.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 02891 - Westerly, RI

Income (%)02891RIUSA
Under $25,000928982
$25,000 to $49,999918984
$50,000 to $74,999949188
$75,000 to $99,999949291
$100,000 and More969493

Types of Insurance by Income in 02891 - Westerly, RI

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00088037
$25,000 to $49,99994666
$50,000 to $74,99962781
$75,000 to $99,99962985
$100,000 and More41491

Insurance Rate by Age in 02891 - Westerly, RI

Insurance Rate by Age (%)02891RIUSA
Under 18979694
Adults (18-64 years)918984
Seniors (65+ years)99.79999

Residents with Disabilities in 02891 - Westerly, RI

Disability Type02891RIUSA
Any Disability12.713.112.5
Hearing Disability3.33.53.5
Vision Disability1.13.53.5
Cognitive Disability1.41.31.3
Ambulatory Disability6.877
Self-Care Disability0.70.90.9
Independent Living Disability5.765.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 02891

53

The Provider Index in 02891 - Westerly, RI is 53, ranking 15,502 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 02891 - Westerly, RI

For the 4,004 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 18 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 02891 - Westerly, RI. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 4,323 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 02891 - Westerly, RI

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius02891RIUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents235038
Dentists per 10,000 residents568
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1892616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65103628

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 02891

52

The Hospital Index in 02891 - Westerly, RI is 52, ranking 15,818 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 02891 - Westerly, RI

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
The Westerly Hospital24/5
South County Health165/5
Newport Hospital274/5
Kent Hospital293/5
Average Hospital18.44/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 02891

55

The Travel Index in 02891 - Westerly, RI is 55, ranking 14,834 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 02891 - Westerly, RI

10.5 percent of residents in 02891 - Westerly, RI to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.76 cars per household in 02891 - Westerly, RI with an approximate average household size of 2.28 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 18.4 miles. 02891 - Westerly, RI ranks 18,114 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is The Westerly Hospital with a distance of 2 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 02891 - Westerly, RI

Housholds with Cars (%)02891RIUSA
No Cars79.98.7
1 Car3336.832.9
2 Cars4136.337.3
3 Cars1511.514.1
4 or More Cars44.86.2

Travel Method to Work in 02891 - Westerly, RI

Travel Method (%)02891RIUSA
Driving Solo81.979.576.6
Driving with One Person7.96.97.1
Driving with Two People0.211.3
Driving with Three People00.50.5
Bus0.52.12.5
Taxi0.10.10.1
Train0.10.11.8
Walk2.43.782.7
Bicycle0.90.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 02891 - Westerly, RI

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
The Westerly Hospital2
South County Health16
Newport Hospital27

Work Travel Time in 02891 - Westerly, RI

Average Travel Time02891RIUSA
Less than 10 min.2424.823.3
10 to 14 min.15.216.715.3
15 to 19 min.9.816.314.6
20 to 24 min.136.96.4
25 to 29 min.6.312.513.7
30 to 34 min.10.532.9
35 to 44 min.7.810.212
45 to 59 min.6.24.56.2
60 or more min.7.22.52.7
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