Overall Health Index

People Index

24

89.7% of the residents in 05143 has health insurance.

Provider Index

44

There are about 115 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 05143.

Hospital Index

34

The average hospital rating near 05143 is 3.4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

45

Residents in 05143 travel 17.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

24

89.7% of the residents in 05143 has health insurance.

Provider Index

44

There are about 115 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 05143.

Hospital Index

34

The average hospital rating near 05143 is 3.4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

45

Residents in 05143 travel 17.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 05143 - Chester, VT

The Overall Health Index in 05143 - Chester, VT is 20, ranking 26,396 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 4,471 residents live in 05143 - Chester, VT with a median age of 47.3 years. 20.2 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 18.3 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 53.9 percent of the residents in 05143 is currently married, and 23 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 13.9 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 9.5 percent of the population living in 05143 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 05143 is $3,937. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 05143 - Chester, VT is approximately $1,006. That means the residents typically spend about 25.6 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

84.3 percent of the population in 05143 - Chester, VT 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 69.1 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 5.2 percent of the residents in 05143 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.43 members with about 1.89 cars available per household. Approximately 5 percent of the households in 05143 - Chester, Vermont do not have own a car. It is estimated that 8.7 percent of households in the United States do not own a car.

46.3 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 60.8 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.2 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 05143 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.6 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 05143 - Chester, VT would have to travel an average of 7.8 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Springfield Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 115 physicians accessible to residents who live in 05143 - Chester, VT.

Gender Ratio in 05143 - Chester, VT

Gender (%)05143VTUSA
Male5049.349.3
Female5050.750.7

Racial Makeup in 05143 - Chester, VT

Race (%)05143VTUSA
Non-Hispanic White93.494.573
Non-Hispanic Black01.312.7
Asian0.91.65.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian0.200.2
Other Race00.44.9
Two or More Races1.724.4

Median Income in 05143 - Chester, VT

Income (%)05143VTUSA
Under $25,00014.814.616.9
$25,000 to $49,99928.420.721.3
$50,000 to $74,99916.119.618.3
$75,000 to $99,99913.616.213.7
$100,000 and More27.228.229.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 05143 - Chester, VT

Livability05143VTUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,9374,8174,897
Housing Costs ($)1,0061,0991,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)25.622.821.9

Education in 05143 - Chester, VT

Education Level(%)05143VTUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education6.52.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma6.95.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent34.229.427.5
Some College, No Degree19.917.821
Associate's Degree9.38.48.2
Bachelor's Degree13.921.618.6
Graduate or Professional Degree9.514.511.4

People Index

People Index in 05143

24

The People Index in 05143 is 24, ranking 25,402 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 05143 - Chester, VT

An estimate of 89.7 percent of all residents in 05143 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 05143 - Chester, VT who have health insurance is 89.7 percent. 17.4 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 35.9 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 7.2 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 90 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 05143 - Chester, VT

Insurance Type (%)05143VTUSA
No Insurance10.34.812.2
Public Insurance46.340.633
Private Insurance60.868.266.7

Insurance Types in 05143 - Chester, VT

Insurance Type (%)05143VTUSA
Employer Insurance35.946.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance7.25.76.2
Medicare5.54.64.6
Medicaid17.418.114.2
TRICARE0.62.12.7
VA0.20.30.3

Percent Insured by Income in 05143 - Chester, VT

Income (%)05143VTUSA
Under $25,000929482
$25,000 to $49,999849184
$50,000 to $74,999909388
$75,000 to $99,999959491
$100,000 and More969693

Types of Insurance by Income in 05143 - Chester, VT

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00088632
$25,000 to $49,999166339
$50,000 to $74,999105161
$75,000 to $99,99951984
$100,000 and More41887

Insurance Rate by Age in 05143 - Chester, VT

Insurance Rate by Age (%)05143VTUSA
Under 18989894
Adults (18-64 years)869284
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 05143 - Chester, VT

Disability Type05143VTUSA
Any Disability15.414.112.5
Hearing Disability5.74.53.5
Vision Disability24.53.5
Cognitive Disability22.21.3
Ambulatory Disability96.87
Self-Care Disability2.41.40.9
Independent Living Disability8.65.85.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 05143

44

The Provider Index in 05143 - Chester, VT is 44, ranking 18,472 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 05143 - Chester, VT

For the 903 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 8 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 05143 - Chester, VT. An estimate of 2 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 819 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 05143 - Chester, VT

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius05143VTUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents233438
Dentists per 10,000 residents378
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1891616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6582128

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 05143

34

The Hospital Index in 05143 - Chester, VT is 34, ranking 21,766 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 05143 - Chester, VT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Springfield Hospital83/5
Grace Cottage Hospital163.3/5
Mount Ascutney Hospital and Health Center193.3/5
Rutland Regional Medical Center284/5
Average Hospital17.63.4/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 05143

45

The Travel Index in 05143 - Chester, VT is 45, ranking 18,136 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 05143 - Chester, VT

14.8 percent of residents in 05143 - Chester, VT to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.89 cars per household in 05143 - Chester, VT with an approximate average household size of 2.43 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 17.6 miles. 05143 - Chester, VT ranks 16,702 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Springfield Hospital with a distance of 8 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 05143 - Chester, VT

Housholds with Cars (%)05143VTUSA
No Cars56.68.7
1 Car3333.632.9
2 Cars4040.437.3
3 Cars1613.214.1
4 or More Cars65.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 05143 - Chester, VT

Travel Method (%)05143VTUSA
Driving Solo7675.776.6
Driving with One Person10.77.47.1
Driving with Two People1.211.3
Driving with Three People0.10.30.5
Bus0.11.12.5
Taxi00.10.1
Train00.11.8
Walk5.85.752.7
Bicycle00.70.6

Closest Hospitals to 05143 - Chester, VT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Springfield Hospital8
Grace Cottage Hospital16
Mount Ascutney Hospital and Health Center19

Work Travel Time in 05143 - Chester, VT

Average Travel Time05143VTUSA
Less than 10 min.15.32923.3
10 to 14 min.18.915.915.3
15 to 19 min.17.11414.6
20 to 24 min.14.46.46.4
25 to 29 min.3.411.513.7
30 to 34 min.14.83.22.9
35 to 44 min.5.59.712
45 to 59 min.5.43.76.2
60 or more min.5.21.72.7
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