Overall Health Index

People Index

47

89.1% of the residents in 05355 has health insurance.

Provider Index

83

There are about 244 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 05355.

Hospital Index

87

The average hospital rating near 05355 is 3.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

58

Residents in 05355 travel 18.1 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

47

89.1% of the residents in 05355 has health insurance.

Provider Index

83

There are about 244 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 05355.

Hospital Index

87

The average hospital rating near 05355 is 3.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

58

Residents in 05355 travel 18.1 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 05355 - Wardsboro, VT

The Overall Health Index in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT is 88, ranking 3,996 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 734 residents live in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT with a median age of 51.8 years. 18 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 16.6 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 48.4 percent of the residents in 05355 is currently married, and 22.7 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 17 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 10 percent of the population living in 05355 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 05355 is $3,542. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT is approximately $943. That means the residents typically spend about 26.6 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

79.8 percent of the population in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT drive to work alone. 0 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 51.8 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 3.8 percent of the residents in 05355 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.31 members with about 2.05 cars available per household. Approximately 3 percent of the households in 05355 - Wardsboro, 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.

59.8 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 47.7 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 05355 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.4 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT would have to travel an average of 7.2 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Grace Cottage Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 244 physicians accessible to residents who live in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT.

Gender Ratio in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT

Gender (%)05355VTUSA
Male4949.349.3
Female5150.750.7

Racial Makeup in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT

Race (%)05355VTUSA
Non-Hispanic White89.294.573
Non-Hispanic Black2.21.312.7
Asian0.31.65.4
American Indian and Alaska Native20.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race00.44.9
Two or More Races5.924.4

Median Income in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT

Income (%)05355VTUSA
Under $25,00018.714.616.9
$25,000 to $49,99927.720.721.3
$50,000 to $74,9992119.618.3
$75,000 to $99,99913.516.213.7
$100,000 and More19.228.229.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT

Livability05355VTUSA
Monthly Income ($)3,5424,8174,897
Housing Costs ($)9431,0991,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)26.622.821.9

Education in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT

Education Level(%)05355VTUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education6.22.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma8.95.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent34.329.427.5
Some College, No Degree15.517.821
Associate's Degree88.48.2
Bachelor's Degree1721.618.6
Graduate or Professional Degree1014.511.4

People Index

People Index in 05355

47

The People Index in 05355 is 47, ranking 17,816 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 05355 - Wardsboro, VT

An estimate of 89.1 percent of all residents in 05355 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT who have health insurance is 89.1 percent. 35.6 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 24.8 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 3.7 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 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 05355 - Wardsboro, VT

Insurance Type (%)05355VTUSA
No Insurance10.94.812.2
Public Insurance59.840.633
Private Insurance47.768.266.7

Insurance Types in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT

Insurance Type (%)05355VTUSA
Employer Insurance24.846.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance3.75.76.2
Medicare4.44.64.6
Medicaid35.618.114.2
TRICARE0.42.12.7
VA00.30.3

Percent Insured by Income in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT

Income (%)05355VTUSA
Under $25,000949482
$25,000 to $49,999779184
$50,000 to $74,999929388
$75,000 to $99,999949491
$100,000 and More1009693

Types of Insurance by Income in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00068713
$25,000 to $49,999236529
$50,000 to $74,99986158
$75,000 to $99,99961886
$100,000 and More05471

Insurance Rate by Age in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT

Insurance Rate by Age (%)05355VTUSA
Under 181009894
Adults (18-64 years)859284
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT

Disability Type05355VTUSA
Any Disability18.714.112.5
Hearing Disability5.44.53.5
Vision Disability2.94.53.5
Cognitive Disability2.72.21.3
Ambulatory Disability12.66.87
Self-Care Disability3.21.40.9
Independent Living Disability85.85.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 05355

83

The Provider Index in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT is 83, ranking 5,608 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 05355 - Wardsboro, VT

For the 132 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 20 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 05355 - Wardsboro, VT. An estimate of 1 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 122 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius05355VTUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents353438
Dentists per 10,000 residents878
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18151616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65152128

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 05355

87

The Hospital Index in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT is 87, ranking 4,281 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 05355 - Wardsboro, VT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Grace Cottage Hospital73.3/5
Brattleboro Memorial Hospital174/5
Southwestern Vermont Health Care235/5
Springfield Hospital253/5
Average Hospital18.13.8/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 05355

58

The Travel Index in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT is 58, ranking 13,846 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 05355 - Wardsboro, VT

15.3 percent of residents in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2.05 cars per household in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT with an approximate average household size of 2.31 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 18.1 miles. 05355 - Wardsboro, VT ranks 17,531 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Grace Cottage Hospital with a distance of 7 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT

Housholds with Cars (%)05355VTUSA
No Cars36.68.7
1 Car2833.632.9
2 Cars4540.437.3
3 Cars1513.214.1
4 or More Cars95.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT

Travel Method (%)05355VTUSA
Driving Solo77.775.776.6
Driving with One Person8.37.47.1
Driving with Two People011.3
Driving with Three People00.30.5
Bus01.12.5
Taxi00.10.1
Train00.11.8
Walk2.75.752.7
Bicycle00.70.6

Closest Hospitals to 05355 - Wardsboro, VT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Grace Cottage Hospital7
Brattleboro Memorial Hospital17
Southwestern Vermont Health Care23

Work Travel Time in 05355 - Wardsboro, VT

Average Travel Time05355VTUSA
Less than 10 min.3.62923.3
10 to 14 min.9.615.915.3
15 to 19 min.20.61414.6
20 to 24 min.14.56.46.4
25 to 29 min.3.611.513.7
30 to 34 min.15.33.22.9
35 to 44 min.8.29.712
45 to 59 min.20.83.76.2
60 or more min.3.81.72.7
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