Overall Health Index

People Index

91

95.6% of the residents in 05251 has health insurance.

Provider Index

34

There are about 33 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 05251.

Hospital Index

84

The average hospital rating near 05251 is 3.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

5

Residents in 05251 travel 26.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

91

95.6% of the residents in 05251 has health insurance.

Provider Index

34

There are about 33 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 05251.

Hospital Index

84

The average hospital rating near 05251 is 3.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

5

Residents in 05251 travel 26.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 05251 - Dorset, VT

The Overall Health Index in 05251 - Dorset, VT is 59, ranking 13,477 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 1,306 residents live in 05251 - Dorset, VT with a median age of 53.6 years. 17.1 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 32.5 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 57 percent of the residents in 05251 is currently married, and 21.2 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 32.9 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 20.1 percent of the population living in 05251 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 05251 is $6,019. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 05251 - Dorset, VT is approximately $1,421. That means the residents typically spend about 23.6 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

74.2 percent of the population in 05251 - Dorset, VT drive to work alone. 1.4 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 70 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 5 percent of the residents in 05251 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.02 members with about 1.76 cars available per household. Approximately 1 percent of the households in 05251 - Dorset, 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.

42.1 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 81.2 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 05251 have VA health insurance. Also, 3 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 05251 - Dorset, VT would have to travel an average of 24 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Rutland Regional Medical Center. In a 20-mile radius, there are 33 physicians accessible to residents who live in 05251 - Dorset, VT.

Gender Ratio in 05251 - Dorset, VT

Gender (%)05251VTUSA
Male4749.349.3
Female5350.750.7

Racial Makeup in 05251 - Dorset, VT

Race (%)05251VTUSA
Non-Hispanic White98.994.573
Non-Hispanic Black01.312.7
Asian0.91.65.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race00.44.9
Two or More Races0.224.4

Median Income in 05251 - Dorset, VT

Income (%)05251VTUSA
Under $25,0007.814.616.9
$25,000 to $49,99920.120.721.3
$50,000 to $74,99924.619.618.3
$75,000 to $99,99915.216.213.7
$100,000 and More32.328.229.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 05251 - Dorset, VT

Livability05251VTUSA
Monthly Income ($)6,0194,8174,897
Housing Costs ($)1,4211,0991,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)23.622.821.9

Education in 05251 - Dorset, VT

Education Level(%)05251VTUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education12.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma2.25.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent2029.427.5
Some College, No Degree16.117.821
Associate's Degree7.78.48.2
Bachelor's Degree32.921.618.6
Graduate or Professional Degree20.114.511.4

People Index

People Index in 05251

91

The People Index in 05251 is 91, ranking 2,970 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 05251 - Dorset, VT

An estimate of 95.6 percent of all residents in 05251 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 05251 - Dorset, VT who have health insurance is 95.6 percent. 6.4 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 39.7 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 12.7 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 98 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 100 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 05251 - Dorset, VT

Insurance Type (%)05251VTUSA
No Insurance4.44.812.2
Public Insurance42.140.633
Private Insurance81.268.266.7

Insurance Types in 05251 - Dorset, VT

Insurance Type (%)05251VTUSA
Employer Insurance39.746.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance12.75.76.2
Medicare8.14.64.6
Medicaid6.418.114.2
TRICARE32.12.7
VA00.30.3

Percent Insured by Income in 05251 - Dorset, VT

Income (%)05251VTUSA
Under $25,0001009482
$25,000 to $49,999959184
$50,000 to $74,999989388
$75,000 to $99,999979491
$100,000 and More1009693

Types of Insurance by Income in 05251 - Dorset, VT

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00006677
$25,000 to $49,99954673
$50,000 to $74,99923376
$75,000 to $99,99932589
$100,000 and More04987

Insurance Rate by Age in 05251 - Dorset, VT

Insurance Rate by Age (%)05251VTUSA
Under 18959894
Adults (18-64 years)989284
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 05251 - Dorset, VT

Disability Type05251VTUSA
Any Disability11.214.112.5
Hearing Disability64.53.5
Vision Disability1.34.53.5
Cognitive Disability1.32.21.3
Ambulatory Disability4.56.87
Self-Care Disability1.41.40.9
Independent Living Disability2.95.85.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 05251

34

The Provider Index in 05251 - Dorset, VT is 34, ranking 21,770 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 05251 - Dorset, VT

For the 223 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 2 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 05251 - Dorset, VT. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 425 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 05251 - Dorset, VT

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius05251VTUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents103438
Dentists per 10,000 residents678
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1831616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6532128

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 05251

84

The Hospital Index in 05251 - Dorset, VT is 84, ranking 5,275 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 05251 - Dorset, VT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Rutland Regional Medical Center244/5
Grace Cottage Hospital253.3/5
Southwestern Vermont Health Care285/5
Springfield Hospital303/5
Average Hospital26.73.8/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 05251

5

The Travel Index in 05251 - Dorset, VT is 5, ranking 31,339 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 05251 - Dorset, VT

11.2 percent of residents in 05251 - Dorset, VT to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.76 cars per household in 05251 - Dorset, VT with an approximate average household size of 2.02 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 26.7 miles. 05251 - Dorset, VT ranks 26,989 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Rutland Regional Medical Center with a distance of 24 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 05251 - Dorset, VT

Housholds with Cars (%)05251VTUSA
No Cars16.68.7
1 Car4233.632.9
2 Cars4340.437.3
3 Cars1113.214.1
4 or More Cars45.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 05251 - Dorset, VT

Travel Method (%)05251VTUSA
Driving Solo58.475.776.6
Driving with One Person3.47.47.1
Driving with Two People011.3
Driving with Three People00.30.5
Bus11.12.5
Taxi00.10.1
Train00.11.8
Walk55.752.7
Bicycle00.70.6

Closest Hospitals to 05251 - Dorset, VT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Rutland Regional Medical Center24
Grace Cottage Hospital25
Southwestern Vermont Health Care28

Work Travel Time in 05251 - Dorset, VT

Average Travel Time05251VTUSA
Less than 10 min.26.92923.3
10 to 14 min.14.915.915.3
15 to 19 min.21.31414.6
20 to 24 min.5.86.46.4
25 to 29 min.111.513.7
30 to 34 min.11.23.22.9
35 to 44 min.6.49.712
45 to 59 min.7.53.76.2
60 or more min.51.72.7
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