Overall Health Index

People Index

43

91.1% of the residents in 98422 has health insurance.

Provider Index

70

There are about 4,416 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 98422.

Hospital Index

7

The average hospital rating near 98422 is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

99

Residents in 98422 travel 4.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

43

91.1% of the residents in 98422 has health insurance.

Provider Index

70

There are about 4,416 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 98422.

Hospital Index

7

The average hospital rating near 98422 is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

99

Residents in 98422 travel 4.6 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 98422 - Tacoma, WA

The Overall Health Index in 98422 - Tacoma, WA is 62, ranking 12,892 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 20,876 residents live in 98422 - Tacoma, WA with a median age of 41.9 years. 22.8 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 13 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 57.5 percent of the residents in 98422 is currently married, and 25.9 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. 13.5 percent of the population living in 98422 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 98422 is $7,087. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 98422 - Tacoma, WA is approximately $1,662. 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.

89.3 percent of the population in 98422 - Tacoma, WA drive to work alone. 3.8 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 47.2 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 13.7 percent of the residents in 98422 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.77 members with about 2.21 cars available per household. Approximately 2 percent of the households in 98422 - Tacoma, Washington do not have own a car. It is estimated that 8.7 percent of households in the United States do not own a car.

24.6 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 78.7 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.4 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 98422 have VA health insurance. Also, 3.5 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 98422 - Tacoma, WA would have to travel an average of 3.2 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, CHI Franciscan Health - St. Francis Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 4,416 physicians accessible to residents who live in 98422 - Tacoma, WA.

Gender Ratio in 98422 - Tacoma, WA

Gender (%)98422WAUSA
Male5049.949.3
Female5050.150.7

Racial Makeup in 98422 - Tacoma, WA

Race (%)98422WAUSA
Non-Hispanic White71.776.773
Non-Hispanic Black5.23.712.7
Asian12.68.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native11.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian0.80.60.2
Other Race0.54.14.9
Two or More Races6.97.24.4

Median Income in 98422 - Tacoma, WA

Income (%)98422WAUSA
Under $25,0006.413.416.9
$25,000 to $49,99912.419.321.3
$50,000 to $74,99917.418.618.3
$75,000 to $99,99916.714.713.7
$100,000 and More47.13429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 98422 - Tacoma, WA

Livability98422WAUSA
Monthly Income ($)7,0875,5154,897
Housing Costs ($)1,6621,2441,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)23.522.621.9

Education in 98422 - Tacoma, WA

Education Level(%)98422WAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education1.84.15.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma3.75.67.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent22.623.127.5
Some College, No Degree23.424.421
Associate's Degree119.88.2
Bachelor's Degree242118.6
Graduate or Professional Degree13.512.111.4

ZIP Codes around 98422 - Tacoma, WA

LocationPopulationHealth Index
98422 - Tacoma, WA20,87662
98424 - Tacoma, WA10,70545
98430 - Camp Murray, WA2193
98433 - Tacoma, WA18,33529
98438 - McChord AFB, WA44255
98439 - Lakewood, WA5,55839
98443 - Tacoma, WA5,82186
98444 - Tacoma, WA34,77123
98445 - Tacoma, WA30,86939
98446 - Tacoma, WA9,88760

People Index

People Index in 98422

43

The People Index in 98422 is 43, ranking 19,134 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 98422 - Tacoma, WA

An estimate of 91.1 percent of all residents in 98422 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 98422 - Tacoma, WA who have health insurance is 91.1 percent. 8.4 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 58.9 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 5.7 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 89 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 83 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 98422 - Tacoma, WA

Insurance Type (%)98422WAUSA
No Insurance8.98.312.2
Public Insurance24.632.333
Private Insurance78.770.366.7

Insurance Types in 98422 - Tacoma, WA

Insurance Type (%)98422WAUSA
Employer Insurance58.947.246.1
Direct Purchase Insurance5.76.66.2
Medicare3.444.6
Medicaid8.413.314.2
TRICARE3.54.42.7
VA0.40.40.3

Percent Insured by Income in 98422 - Tacoma, WA

Income (%)98422WAUSA
Under $25,000838482
$25,000 to $49,999868584
$50,000 to $74,999898988
$75,000 to $99,999939291
$100,000 and More969593

Types of Insurance by Income in 98422 - Tacoma, WA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000175243
$25,000 to $49,999144754
$50,000 to $74,999113272
$75,000 to $99,99971986
$100,000 and More41490

Insurance Rate by Age in 98422 - Tacoma, WA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)98422WAUSA
Under 18959694
Adults (18-64 years)908684
Seniors (65+ years)98.59999

Residents with Disabilities in 98422 - Tacoma, WA

Disability Type98422WAUSA
Any Disability10.212.812.5
Hearing Disability3.84.13.5
Vision Disability1.84.13.5
Cognitive Disability0.51.31.3
Ambulatory Disability4.96.77
Self-Care Disability0.30.80.9
Independent Living Disability3.85.65.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 98422

70

The Provider Index in 98422 - Tacoma, WA is 70, ranking 9,896 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 98422 - Tacoma, WA

For the 4,753 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 314 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 98422 - Tacoma, WA. An estimate of 20 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 2,722 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 98422 - Tacoma, WA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius98422WAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents264438
Dentists per 10,000 residents8108
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1881816
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65153028

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 98422

7

The Hospital Index in 98422 - Tacoma, WA is 7, ranking 30,677 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 98422 - Tacoma, WA

Travel Index

Travel Index in 98422

99

The Travel Index in 98422 - Tacoma, WA is 99, ranking 330 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 98422 - Tacoma, WA

16.7 percent of residents in 98422 - Tacoma, WA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2.21 cars per household in 98422 - Tacoma, WA with an approximate average household size of 2.77 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 4.6 miles. 98422 - Tacoma, WA ranks 2,657 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is CHI Franciscan Health 0 St. Francis Hospital with a distance of 3 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 98422 - Tacoma, WA

Housholds with Cars (%)98422WAUSA
No Cars26.68.7
1 Car2429.832.9
2 Cars4338.437.3
3 Cars2116.714.1
4 or More Cars118.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 98422 - Tacoma, WA

Travel Method (%)98422WAUSA
Driving Solo8073.276.6
Driving with One Person6.97.77.1
Driving with Two People0.91.31.3
Driving with Three People0.10.50.5
Bus44.92.5
Taxi00.10.1
Train0.10.21.8
Walk0.73.262.7
Bicycle0.20.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 98422 - Tacoma, WA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
CHI Franciscan Health 0 St. Francis Hospital3
Multicare Tacoma General Hospital4
Saint Joseph Medical Center4

Work Travel Time in 98422 - Tacoma, WA

Average Travel Time98422WAUSA
Less than 10 min.5.92223.3
10 to 14 min.7.315.315.3
15 to 19 min.11.814.414.6
20 to 24 min.14.56.66.4
25 to 29 min.7.713.513.7
30 to 34 min.16.73.22.9
35 to 44 min.9.812.812
45 to 59 min.12.66.66.2
60 or more min.13.72.92.7
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