Overall Health Index

People Index

87

95.9% of the residents in 05486 has health insurance.

Provider Index

98

There are about 1,099 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 05486.

Hospital Index

21

The average hospital rating near 05486 is 2.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

27

Residents in 05486 travel 27.4 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

87

95.9% of the residents in 05486 has health insurance.

Provider Index

98

There are about 1,099 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 05486.

Hospital Index

21

The average hospital rating near 05486 is 2.8 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

27

Residents in 05486 travel 27.4 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 05486 - South Hero, VT

The Overall Health Index in 05486 - South Hero, VT is 70, ranking 9,937 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 1,574 residents live in 05486 - South Hero, VT with a median age of 47.8 years. 15.6 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 17.5 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 58.4 percent of the residents in 05486 is currently married, and 24.6 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 24 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 26.8 percent of the population living in 05486 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 05486 is $6,347. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 05486 - South Hero, VT is approximately $1,554. That means the residents typically spend about 24.5 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

87 percent of the population in 05486 - South Hero, 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 50.9 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 6 percent of the residents in 05486 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.36 members with about 2.11 cars available per household. Approximately 2 percent of the households in 05486 - South Hero, 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.

35 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 77.1 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 1 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 05486 have VA health insurance. Also, 0.8 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 05486 - South Hero, VT would have to travel an average of 12.4 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, The University of Vermont Health Network Central Vermont Medical Center. In a 20-mile radius, there are 1,099 physicians accessible to residents who live in 05486 - South Hero, VT.

Gender Ratio in 05486 - South Hero, VT

Gender (%)05486VTUSA
Male4749.349.3
Female5350.750.7

Racial Makeup in 05486 - South Hero, VT

Race (%)05486VTUSA
Non-Hispanic White92.194.573
Non-Hispanic Black01.312.7
Asian1.11.65.4
American Indian and Alaska Native20.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race00.44.9
Two or More Races4.824.4

Median Income in 05486 - South Hero, VT

Income (%)05486VTUSA
Under $25,0007.514.616.9
$25,000 to $49,99911.220.721.3
$50,000 to $74,99921.219.618.3
$75,000 to $99,99924.116.213.7
$100,000 and More3628.229.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 05486 - South Hero, VT

Livability05486VTUSA
Monthly Income ($)6,3474,8174,897
Housing Costs ($)1,5541,0991,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)24.522.821.9

Education in 05486 - South Hero, VT

Education Level(%)05486VTUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education0.82.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma2.75.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent18.829.427.5
Some College, No Degree16.517.821
Associate's Degree10.38.48.2
Bachelor's Degree2421.618.6
Graduate or Professional Degree26.814.511.4

People Index

People Index in 05486

87

The People Index in 05486 is 87, ranking 4,290 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 05486 - South Hero, VT

An estimate of 95.9 percent of all residents in 05486 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 05486 - South Hero, VT who have health insurance is 95.9 percent. 13.3 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 53.7 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 5.3 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 97 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 05486 - South Hero, VT

Insurance Type (%)05486VTUSA
No Insurance4.14.812.2
Public Insurance3540.633
Private Insurance77.168.266.7

Insurance Types in 05486 - South Hero, VT

Insurance Type (%)05486VTUSA
Employer Insurance53.746.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance5.35.76.2
Medicare3.44.64.6
Medicaid13.318.114.2
TRICARE0.82.12.7
VA10.30.3

Percent Insured by Income in 05486 - South Hero, VT

Income (%)05486VTUSA
Under $25,000979482
$25,000 to $49,999959184
$50,000 to $74,999989388
$75,000 to $99,999989491
$100,000 and More949693

Types of Insurance by Income in 05486 - South Hero, VT

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00038350
$25,000 to $49,99956156
$50,000 to $74,99924864
$75,000 to $99,99922685
$100,000 and More61592

Insurance Rate by Age in 05486 - South Hero, VT

Insurance Rate by Age (%)05486VTUSA
Under 18969894
Adults (18-64 years)959284
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 05486 - South Hero, VT

Disability Type05486VTUSA
Any Disability8.614.112.5
Hearing Disability2.64.53.5
Vision Disability1.64.53.5
Cognitive Disability1.42.21.3
Ambulatory Disability2.96.87
Self-Care Disability0.51.40.9
Independent Living Disability3.35.85.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 05486

98

The Provider Index in 05486 - South Hero, VT is 98, ranking 660 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 05486 - South Hero, VT

For the 246 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 116 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 05486 - South Hero, VT. An estimate of 3 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 276 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 05486 - South Hero, VT

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius05486VTUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents673438
Dentists per 10,000 residents978
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18371616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65552128

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 05486

21

The Hospital Index in 05486 - South Hero, VT is 21, ranking 26,054 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 05486 - South Hero, VT

Travel Index

Travel Index in 05486

27

The Travel Index in 05486 - South Hero, VT is 27, ranking 24,076 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 05486 - South Hero, VT

24.3 percent of residents in 05486 - South Hero, VT to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2.11 cars per household in 05486 - South Hero, VT with an approximate average household size of 2.36 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 27.4 miles. 05486 - South Hero, VT ranks 27,403 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is The University of Vermont Health Network Central Vermont Medical Center with a distance of 12 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 05486 - South Hero, VT

Housholds with Cars (%)05486VTUSA
No Cars26.68.7
1 Car2233.632.9
2 Cars4940.437.3
3 Cars2013.214.1
4 or More Cars75.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 05486 - South Hero, VT

Travel Method (%)05486VTUSA
Driving Solo7475.776.6
Driving with One Person11.37.47.1
Driving with Two People1.111.3
Driving with Three People0.70.30.5
Bus01.12.5
Taxi00.10.1
Train00.11.8
Walk1.85.752.7
Bicycle0.20.70.6

Closest Hospitals to 05486 - South Hero, VT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
The University of Vermont Health Network Central Vermont Medical Center12
Northwestern Medical Center16
Copley Hospital36

Work Travel Time in 05486 - South Hero, VT

Average Travel Time05486VTUSA
Less than 10 min.15.12923.3
10 to 14 min.3.615.915.3
15 to 19 min.6.61414.6
20 to 24 min.14.86.46.4
25 to 29 min.10.811.513.7
30 to 34 min.24.33.22.9
35 to 44 min.11.79.712
45 to 59 min.7.23.76.2
60 or more min.61.72.7
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