Special Report

Cities With the Best Health Insurance Coverage

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25. Beverly, Massachusetts
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 2.2%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 2.9% — 605th highest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 18.5% — 765th lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.7% — 525th lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 72.5% — 323rd highest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 12.5% — 362nd highest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 0.5% — 364th lowest of 1,669 cities

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24. Cupertino, California
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 2.2%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 0.7% — 25th lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 4.5% — 36th lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.1% — 15th lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 84.6% — 10th highest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 11.6% — 476th highest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 0.2% — 58th lowest of 1,669 cities

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23. Highlands Ranch, Colorado
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 2.0%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 0.8% — 60th lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 6.1% — 82nd lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.7% — 504th lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 83.5% — 21st highest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 11.0% — 583rd highest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 1.4% — 667th highest of 1,669 cities

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22. Pearl City, Hawaii
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 2.0%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 1.4% — 310th lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 10.7% — 305th lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 1.8% — 282nd highest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 74.6% — 238th highest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 9.1% — 716th lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 12.9% — 51st highest of 1,669 cities

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21. Woburn, Massachusetts
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 2.0%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 1.9% — 549th lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 20.0% — 818th highest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.4% — 181st lowest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 73.3% — 288th highest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 10.1% — 775th highest of 1,669 cities
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 0.5% — 304th lowest of 1,669 cities