Overall Health Index

People Index

78

93.4% of the residents in 02892 has health insurance.

Provider Index

71

There are about 1,042 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02892.

Hospital Index

81

The average hospital rating near 02892 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

90

Residents in 02892 travel 13.2 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

78

93.4% of the residents in 02892 has health insurance.

Provider Index

71

There are about 1,042 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 02892.

Hospital Index

81

The average hospital rating near 02892 is 4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

90

Residents in 02892 travel 13.2 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 02892 - West Kingston, RI

The Overall Health Index in 02892 - West Kingston, RI is 97, ranking 988 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 4,651 residents live in 02892 - West Kingston, RI with a median age of 50.3 years. 17.1 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 14.7 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 61.5 percent of the residents in 02892 is currently married, and 22.6 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 21 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 13.7 percent of the population living in 02892 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 02892 is $7,272. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 02892 - West Kingston, RI is approximately $1,682. That means the residents typically spend about 23.1 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

93.7 percent of the population in 02892 - West Kingston, RI drive to work alone. 0.2 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 55.1 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 3.7 percent of the residents in 02892 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.55 members with about 2.22 cars available per household. Approximately 1 percent of the households in 02892 - West Kingston, 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.

24.3 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 85.8 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 02892 have VA health insurance. Also, 2.4 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 02892 - West Kingston, RI would have to travel an average of 6.8 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, South County Health. In a 20-mile radius, there are 1,042 physicians accessible to residents who live in 02892 - West Kingston, RI.

Gender Ratio in 02892 - West Kingston, RI

Gender (%)02892RIUSA
Male4848.549.3
Female5251.550.7

Racial Makeup in 02892 - West Kingston, RI

Race (%)02892RIUSA
Non-Hispanic White91.880.973
Non-Hispanic Black2.36.512.7
Asian03.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native1.20.50.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian00.10.2
Other Race05.74.9
Two or More Races2.33.74.4

Median Income in 02892 - West Kingston, RI

Income (%)02892RIUSA
Under $25,0002.816.416.9
$25,000 to $49,99917.118.821.3
$50,000 to $74,99912.816.518.3
$75,000 to $99,99919.614.413.7
$100,000 and More47.833.729.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 02892 - West Kingston, RI

Livability02892RIUSA
Monthly Income ($)7,2725,0874,897
Housing Costs ($)1,6821,1751,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)23.123.121.9

Education in 02892 - West Kingston, RI

Education Level(%)02892RIUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education2.865.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma67.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent30.727.527.5
Some College, No Degree18.818.221
Associate's Degree78.48.2
Bachelor's Degree2119.218.6
Graduate or Professional Degree13.713.311.4

People Index

People Index in 02892

78

The People Index in 02892 is 78, ranking 7,258 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 02892 - West Kingston, RI

An estimate of 93.4 percent of all residents in 02892 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 02892 - West Kingston, RI who have health insurance is 93.4 percent. 4.5 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 61.8 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 6.5 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 99 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 79 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 02892 - West Kingston, RI

Insurance Type (%)02892RIUSA
No Insurance6.66.712.2
Public Insurance24.334.233
Private Insurance85.870.266.7

Insurance Types in 02892 - West Kingston, RI

Insurance Type (%)02892RIUSA
Employer Insurance61.849.146.1
Direct Purchase Insurance6.566.2
Medicare3.34.64.6
Medicaid4.513.614.2
TRICARE2.422.7
VA00.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 02892 - West Kingston, RI

Income (%)02892RIUSA
Under $25,000798982
$25,000 to $49,999798984
$50,000 to $74,999999188
$75,000 to $99,9991009291
$100,000 and More999493

Types of Insurance by Income in 02892 - West Kingston, RI

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000214865
$25,000 to $49,999214560
$50,000 to $74,99913291
$75,000 to $99,99902982
$100,000 and More11197

Insurance Rate by Age in 02892 - West Kingston, RI

Insurance Rate by Age (%)02892RIUSA
Under 181009694
Adults (18-64 years)938984
Seniors (65+ years)1009999

Residents with Disabilities in 02892 - West Kingston, RI

Disability Type02892RIUSA
Any Disability8.313.112.5
Hearing Disability1.43.53.5
Vision Disability0.93.53.5
Cognitive Disability2.91.31.3
Ambulatory Disability3.577
Self-Care Disability2.10.90.9
Independent Living Disability6.865.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 02892

71

The Provider Index in 02892 - West Kingston, RI is 71, ranking 9,566 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 02892 - West Kingston, RI

For the 796 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 79 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 02892 - West Kingston, RI. An estimate of 9 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 684 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 02892 - West Kingston, RI

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius02892RIUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents265038
Dentists per 10,000 residents868
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18102616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65113628

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 02892

81

The Hospital Index in 02892 - West Kingston, RI is 81, ranking 6,259 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 02892 - West Kingston, RI

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
South County Health75/5
The Westerly Hospital154/5
Newport Hospital154/5
Kent Hospital163/5
Average Hospital13.24/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 02892

90

The Travel Index in 02892 - West Kingston, RI is 90, ranking 3,291 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 02892 - West Kingston, RI

16.9 percent of residents in 02892 - West Kingston, RI to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2.22 cars per household in 02892 - West Kingston, RI with an approximate average household size of 2.55 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 13.2 miles. 02892 - West Kingston, RI ranks 10,212 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is South County Health with a distance of 7 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 02892 - West Kingston, RI

Housholds with Cars (%)02892RIUSA
No Cars19.98.7
1 Car1936.832.9
2 Cars5236.337.3
3 Cars1911.514.1
4 or More Cars94.86.2

Travel Method to Work in 02892 - West Kingston, RI

Travel Method (%)02892RIUSA
Driving Solo84.279.576.6
Driving with One Person8.36.97.1
Driving with Two People0.111.3
Driving with Three People00.50.5
Bus02.12.5
Taxi00.10.1
Train00.11.8
Walk2.23.782.7
Bicycle00.40.6

Closest Hospitals to 02892 - West Kingston, RI

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
South County Health7
The Westerly Hospital15
Newport Hospital15

Work Travel Time in 02892 - West Kingston, RI

Average Travel Time02892RIUSA
Less than 10 min.8.824.823.3
10 to 14 min.6.516.715.3
15 to 19 min.17.916.314.6
20 to 24 min.12.66.96.4
25 to 29 min.9.312.513.7
30 to 34 min.16.932.9
35 to 44 min.14.810.212
45 to 59 min.9.64.56.2
60 or more min.3.72.52.7
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