Special Report

US Metros With the Best Health Insurance Coverage

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50. Fargo, ND-MN
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 5.6%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 1.8% — 30th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 14.2% — 38th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 1.0% — 113th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 73.5% — 9th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 10.2% — 108th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 2.7% — 96th highest of 384 metros

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49. Corvallis, OR
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 5.6%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 1.8% — 32nd lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 14.8% — 50th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.9% — 76th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 69.3% — 47th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 11.8% — 66th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 1.5% — 157th lowest of 384 metros

48. Utica-Rome, NY
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 5.6%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 4.2% — 74th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 30.2% — 51st highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.9% — 80th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 57.0% — 148th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 8.8% — 189th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 1.6% — 185th lowest of 384 metros

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47. Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 5.6%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 3.4% — 152nd highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 19.5% — 168th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 1.3% — 168th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 66.9% — 79th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 9.5% — 151st highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 3.5% — 72nd highest of 384 metros

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46. Vallejo, CA
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 5.6%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 2.5% — 102nd lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 20.2% — 183rd lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 1.7% — 104th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 67.1% — 76th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 7.6% — 102nd lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 4.7% — 59th highest of 384 metros