Overall Health Index

People Index

89

94.2% of the residents in 05359 has health insurance.

Provider Index

50

There are about 96 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 05359.

Hospital Index

70

The average hospital rating near 05359 is 3.4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

47

Residents in 05359 travel 18.5 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

89

94.2% of the residents in 05359 has health insurance.

Provider Index

50

There are about 96 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 05359.

Hospital Index

70

The average hospital rating near 05359 is 3.4 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

47

Residents in 05359 travel 18.5 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 05359 - West Townshend, VT

The Overall Health Index in 05359 - West Townshend, VT is 81, ranking 6,255 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 526 residents live in 05359 - West Townshend, VT with a median age of 59 years. 15.6 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 27.6 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 63.4 percent of the residents in 05359 is currently married, and 17.7 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 25.2 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 17.3 percent of the population living in 05359 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 05359 is $4,609. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 05359 - West Townshend, VT is approximately $974. That means the residents typically spend about 21.1 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

87.7 percent of the population in 05359 - West Townshend, 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 48.8 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 10.7 percent of the residents in 05359 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.16 members with about 1.94 cars available per household. Approximately 0 percent of the households in 05359 - West Townshend, 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.

50.4 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 60.3 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 1.7 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 05359 have VA health insurance. Also, 1.6 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 05359 - West Townshend, VT would have to travel an average of 7.7 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Grace Cottage Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 96 physicians accessible to residents who live in 05359 - West Townshend, VT.

Gender Ratio in 05359 - West Townshend, VT

Gender (%)05359VTUSA
Male5049.349.3
Female5050.750.7

Racial Makeup in 05359 - West Townshend, VT

Race (%)05359VTUSA
Non-Hispanic White92.494.573
Non-Hispanic Black01.312.7
Asian0.81.65.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race00.44.9
Two or More Races6.824.4

Median Income in 05359 - West Townshend, VT

Income (%)05359VTUSA
Under $25,0009.314.616.9
$25,000 to $49,99933.720.721.3
$50,000 to $74,99920.319.618.3
$75,000 to $99,9991516.213.7
$100,000 and More21.728.229.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 05359 - West Townshend, VT

Livability05359VTUSA
Monthly Income ($)4,6094,8174,897
Housing Costs ($)9741,0991,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)21.122.821.9

Education in 05359 - West Townshend, VT

Education Level(%)05359VTUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education0.92.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma2.55.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent31.929.427.5
Some College, No Degree16.417.821
Associate's Degree5.88.48.2
Bachelor's Degree25.221.618.6
Graduate or Professional Degree17.314.511.4

People Index

People Index in 05359

89

The People Index in 05359 is 89, ranking 3,630 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 05359 - West Townshend, VT

An estimate of 94.2 percent of all residents in 05359 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 05359 - West Townshend, VT who have health insurance is 94.2 percent. 16.9 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 33.7 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 9.7 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 96 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 05359 - West Townshend, VT

Insurance Type (%)05359VTUSA
No Insurance5.84.812.2
Public Insurance50.440.633
Private Insurance60.368.266.7

Insurance Types in 05359 - West Townshend, VT

Insurance Type (%)05359VTUSA
Employer Insurance33.746.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance9.75.76.2
Medicare8.74.64.6
Medicaid16.918.114.2
TRICARE1.62.12.7
VA1.70.30.3

Percent Insured by Income in 05359 - West Townshend, VT

Income (%)05359VTUSA
Under $25,000929482
$25,000 to $49,999939184
$50,000 to $74,999969388
$75,000 to $99,999929491
$100,000 and More989693

Types of Insurance by Income in 05359 - West Townshend, VT

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00089218
$25,000 to $49,99976738
$50,000 to $74,99943466
$75,000 to $99,99982985
$100,000 and More23789

Insurance Rate by Age in 05359 - West Townshend, VT

Insurance Rate by Age (%)05359VTUSA
Under 18999894
Adults (18-64 years)929284
Seniors (65+ years)97.210099

Residents with Disabilities in 05359 - West Townshend, VT

Disability Type05359VTUSA
Any Disability13.114.112.5
Hearing Disability6.84.53.5
Vision Disability2.34.53.5
Cognitive Disability3.32.21.3
Ambulatory Disability9.26.87
Self-Care Disability1.81.40.9
Independent Living Disability6.15.85.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 05359

50

The Provider Index in 05359 - West Townshend, VT is 50, ranking 16,492 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 05359 - West Townshend, VT

For the 82 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 8 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 05359 - West Townshend, VT. An estimate of 1 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 145 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 05359 - West Townshend, VT

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius05359VTUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents193438
Dentists per 10,000 residents578
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1891616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6582128

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 05359

70

The Hospital Index in 05359 - West Townshend, VT is 70, ranking 9,891 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 05359 - West Townshend, VT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Grace Cottage Hospital83.3/5
Springfield Hospital163/5
Brattleboro Memorial Hospital234/5
Mount Ascutney Hospital and Health Center283.3/5
Average Hospital18.53.4/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 05359

47

The Travel Index in 05359 - West Townshend, VT is 47, ranking 17,483 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 05359 - West Townshend, VT

16.6 percent of residents in 05359 - West Townshend, VT to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.94 cars per household in 05359 - West Townshend, VT with an approximate average household size of 2.16 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 18.5 miles. 05359 - West Townshend, VT ranks 18,208 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 8 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 05359 - West Townshend, VT

Housholds with Cars (%)05359VTUSA
No Cars06.68.7
1 Car2833.632.9
2 Cars5540.437.3
3 Cars1213.214.1
4 or More Cars45.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 05359 - West Townshend, VT

Travel Method (%)05359VTUSA
Driving Solo75.975.776.6
Driving with One Person11.67.47.1
Driving with Two People011.3
Driving with Three People00.30.5
Bus01.12.5
Taxi00.10.1
Train00.11.8
Walk0.95.752.7
Bicycle00.70.6

Closest Hospitals to 05359 - West Townshend, VT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Grace Cottage Hospital8
Springfield Hospital16
Brattleboro Memorial Hospital23

Work Travel Time in 05359 - West Townshend, VT

Average Travel Time05359VTUSA
Less than 10 min.12.72923.3
10 to 14 min.6.815.915.3
15 to 19 min.4.91414.6
20 to 24 min.18.16.46.4
25 to 29 min.6.311.513.7
30 to 34 min.16.63.22.9
35 to 44 min.15.19.712
45 to 59 min.8.83.76.2
60 or more min.10.71.72.7
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