Overall Health Index

People Index

58

93.8% of the residents in 05491 has health insurance.

Provider Index

48

There are about 116 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 05491.

Hospital Index

23

The average hospital rating near 05491 is 3.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

17

Residents in 05491 travel 27.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

58

93.8% of the residents in 05491 has health insurance.

Provider Index

48

There are about 116 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 05491.

Hospital Index

23

The average hospital rating near 05491 is 3.3 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

17

Residents in 05491 travel 27.7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 05491 - Vergennes, VT

The Overall Health Index in 05491 - Vergennes, VT is 20, ranking 26,396 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 5,799 residents live in 05491 - Vergennes, VT with a median age of 44 years. 18.3 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 18 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 53.8 percent of the residents in 05491 is currently married, and 24.4 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 21.8 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 9.5 percent of the population living in 05491 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 05491 is $5,112. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 05491 - Vergennes, VT is approximately $1,199. That means the residents typically spend about 23.5 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

84 percent of the population in 05491 - Vergennes, VT drive to work alone. 1.7 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 63.3 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 5.9 percent of the residents in 05491 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.32 members with about 1.86 cars available per household. Approximately 7 percent of the households in 05491 - Vergennes, 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.

39.7 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 70.1 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.5 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 05491 have VA health insurance. Also, 1.9 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 05491 - Vergennes, VT would have to travel an average of 10.4 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Porter Medical Center. In a 20-mile radius, there are 116 physicians accessible to residents who live in 05491 - Vergennes, VT.

Gender Ratio in 05491 - Vergennes, VT

Gender (%)05491VTUSA
Male4749.349.3
Female5350.750.7

Racial Makeup in 05491 - Vergennes, VT

Race (%)05491VTUSA
Non-Hispanic White9794.573
Non-Hispanic Black0.81.312.7
Asian0.71.65.4
American Indian and Alaska Native0.50.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race00.44.9
Two or More Races0.924.4

Median Income in 05491 - Vergennes, VT

Income (%)05491VTUSA
Under $25,00011.314.616.9
$25,000 to $49,99918.720.721.3
$50,000 to $74,99921.419.618.3
$75,000 to $99,99924.416.213.7
$100,000 and More24.228.229.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 05491 - Vergennes, VT

Livability05491VTUSA
Monthly Income ($)5,1124,8174,897
Housing Costs ($)1,1991,0991,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)23.522.821.9

Education in 05491 - Vergennes, VT

Education Level(%)05491VTUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education2.32.85.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma3.45.47.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent34.429.427.5
Some College, No Degree19.817.821
Associate's Degree8.88.48.2
Bachelor's Degree21.821.618.6
Graduate or Professional Degree9.514.511.4

People Index

People Index in 05491

58

The People Index in 05491 is 58, ranking 13,856 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 05491 - Vergennes, VT

An estimate of 93.8 percent of all residents in 05491 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 05491 - Vergennes, VT who have health insurance is 93.8 percent. 17.9 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 50 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 4.6 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 95 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 93 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 05491 - Vergennes, VT

Insurance Type (%)05491VTUSA
No Insurance6.24.812.2
Public Insurance39.740.633
Private Insurance70.168.266.7

Insurance Types in 05491 - Vergennes, VT

Insurance Type (%)05491VTUSA
Employer Insurance5046.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance4.65.76.2
Medicare4.24.64.6
Medicaid17.918.114.2
TRICARE1.92.12.7
VA0.50.30.3

Percent Insured by Income in 05491 - Vergennes, VT

Income (%)05491VTUSA
Under $25,000939482
$25,000 to $49,999919184
$50,000 to $74,999959388
$75,000 to $99,999999491
$100,000 and More989693

Types of Insurance by Income in 05491 - Vergennes, VT

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,00078134
$25,000 to $49,99995560
$50,000 to $74,99954269
$75,000 to $99,99912481
$100,000 and More22186

Insurance Rate by Age in 05491 - Vergennes, VT

Insurance Rate by Age (%)05491VTUSA
Under 18999894
Adults (18-64 years)949284
Seniors (65+ years)10010099

Residents with Disabilities in 05491 - Vergennes, VT

Disability Type05491VTUSA
Any Disability1314.112.5
Hearing Disability54.53.5
Vision Disability2.84.53.5
Cognitive Disability12.21.3
Ambulatory Disability6.56.87
Self-Care Disability0.51.40.9
Independent Living Disability2.85.85.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 05491

48

The Provider Index in 05491 - Vergennes, VT is 48, ranking 17,152 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 05491 - Vergennes, VT

For the 1,059 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 13 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 05491 - Vergennes, VT. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 1,043 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 05491 - Vergennes, VT

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius05491VTUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents233438
Dentists per 10,000 residents478
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18131616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65162128

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 05491

23

The Hospital Index in 05491 - Vergennes, VT is 23, ranking 25,392 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 05491 - Vergennes, VT

Travel Index

Travel Index in 05491

17

The Travel Index in 05491 - Vergennes, VT is 17, ranking 27,374 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 05491 - Vergennes, VT

8.3 percent of residents in 05491 - Vergennes, VT to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.86 cars per household in 05491 - Vergennes, VT with an approximate average household size of 2.32 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 27.7 miles. 05491 - Vergennes, VT ranks 27,579 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Porter Medical Center with a distance of 10 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 05491 - Vergennes, VT

Housholds with Cars (%)05491VTUSA
No Cars76.68.7
1 Car3133.632.9
2 Cars4240.437.3
3 Cars1413.214.1
4 or More Cars65.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 05491 - Vergennes, VT

Travel Method (%)05491VTUSA
Driving Solo7875.776.6
Driving with One Person77.47.1
Driving with Two People0.611.3
Driving with Three People0.10.30.5
Bus1.31.12.5
Taxi00.10.1
Train00.11.8
Walk6.75.752.7
Bicycle0.10.70.6

Closest Hospitals to 05491 - Vergennes, VT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Porter Medical Center10
The University of Vermont Health Network Central Vermont Medical Center26
Gifford Medical Center35

Work Travel Time in 05491 - Vergennes, VT

Average Travel Time05491VTUSA
Less than 10 min.22.22923.3
10 to 14 min.8.115.915.3
15 to 19 min.13.21414.6
20 to 24 min.116.46.4
25 to 29 min.8.811.513.7
30 to 34 min.8.33.22.9
35 to 44 min.9.39.712
45 to 59 min.13.23.76.2
60 or more min.5.91.72.7
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