Special Report

US Metros With the Best Health Insurance Coverage

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40. Duluth, MN-WI
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 5.3%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 3.3% — 172nd highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 21.4% — 178th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 1.3% — 172nd lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 65.9% — 93rd highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 9.6% — 145th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 1.6% — 187th lowest of 384 metros

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39. Kingston, NY
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 5.3%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 3.7% — 129th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 27.9% — 75th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.9% — 83rd lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 60.4% — 181st highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 9.8% — 136th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 0.8% — 61st lowest of 384 metros

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38. Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 5.3%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 2.8% — 140th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 21.4% — 176th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.6% — 29th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 67.1% — 75th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 8.5% — 172nd lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 1.5% — 167th lowest of 384 metros

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37. York-Hanover, PA
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 5.2%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 2.8% — 146th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 20.1% — 181st lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.9% — 84th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 68.9% — 51st highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 8.0% — 126th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 1.4% — 155th lowest of 384 metros

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36. Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 5.2%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 1.7% — 23rd lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 17.4% — 107th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.7% — 37th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 71.8% — 17th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 8.3% — 152nd lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 0.9% — 68th lowest of 384 metros