Special Report

US Metros With the Best Health Insurance Coverage

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25. Johnstown, PA
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 4.8%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 4.7% — 48th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 26.3% — 86th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 1.2% — 157th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 63.0% — 133rd highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 7.9% — 118th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 1.9% — 163rd highest of 384 metros

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24. Morgantown, WV
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 4.7%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 3.7% — 128th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 19.3% — 164th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 1.4% — 179th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 69.5% — 40th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 7.9% — 119th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 2.2% — 125th highest of 384 metros

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23. Hartford-East Hartford-Middletown, CT
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 4.7%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 2.6% — 123rd lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 21.9% — 165th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.8% — 60th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 69.4% — 44th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 8.1% — 134th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 0.8% — 53rd lowest of 384 metros

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22. Champaign-Urbana, IL
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 4.7%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 2.5% — 108th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 19.5% — 170th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.9% — 82nd lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 67.2% — 74th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 13.4% — 37th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 0.9% — 79th lowest of 384 metros

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21. Saginaw, MI
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 4.6%
> Adults under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 5.2% — 35th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 32.1% — 38th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 1.6% — 127th highest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 58.5% — 173rd lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 8.1% — 133rd lowest of 384 metros
> Adults under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 0.7% — 49th lowest of 384 metros