Special Report

ZIP Codes With the Worst Health Insurance Coverage in the Nation

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40. 16434
> Location: Spartansburg, Pennsylvania
> Residents under 65, no health insurance: 44.3%
> Residents under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 2.5% — 7,790th lowest of 19,556 zip codes
> Residents under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 23.3% — 7,622nd highest of 19,556 zip codes
> Residents under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.8% — 6,585th lowest of 19,556 zip codes
> Residents under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 30.7% — 657th lowest of 19,556 zip codes
> Residents under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 4.9% — 1,220th lowest of 19,556 zip codes (tied)
> Residents under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 0.3% — 3,318th lowest of 19,556 zip codes

39. 76859
> Location: Menard, Texas
> Residents under 65, no health insurance: 44.8%
> Residents under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 5.5% — 3,126th highest of 19,556 zip codes (tied)
> Residents under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 14.9% — 6,296th lowest of 19,556 zip codes
> Residents under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 1.7% — 5,054th highest of 19,556 zip codes (tied)
> Residents under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 32.1% — 769th lowest of 19,556 zip codes
> Residents under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 12.0% — 5,622nd highest of 19,556 zip codes
> Residents under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 1.7% — 6,348th highest of 19,556 zip codes

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38. 77036
> Location: Houston, Texas
> Residents under 65, no health insurance: 44.9%
> Residents under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 1.9% — 5,324th lowest of 19,556 zip codes
> Residents under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 32.2% — 3,234th highest of 19,556 zip codes
> Residents under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.5% — 3,524th lowest of 19,556 zip codes
> Residents under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 17.9% — 73rd lowest of 19,556 zip codes
> Residents under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 5.7% — 2,107th lowest of 19,556 zip codes
> Residents under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 0.4% — 3,853rd lowest of 19,556 zip codes

37. 61911
> Location: Arthur, Illinois
> Residents under 65, no health insurance: 45.0%
> Residents under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 1.3% — 2,681st lowest of 19,556 zip codes
> Residents under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 14.8% — 6,269th lowest of 19,556 zip codes
> Residents under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.5% — 3,459th lowest of 19,556 zip codes
> Residents under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 34.4% — 1,059th lowest of 19,556 zip codes
> Residents under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 5.8% — 2,265th lowest of 19,556 zip codes
> Residents under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 0.3% — 2,943rd lowest of 19,556 zip codes

36. 17004
> Location: Belleville, Pennsylvania
> Residents under 65, no health insurance: 45.1%
> Residents under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 2.4% — 7,137th lowest of 19,556 zip codes
> Residents under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 14.8% — 6,282nd lowest of 19,556 zip codes
> Residents under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.5% — 4,000th lowest of 19,556 zip codes
> Residents under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 37.2% — 1,497th lowest of 19,556 zip codes
> Residents under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 6.1% — 2,571st lowest of 19,556 zip codes
> Residents under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 0.6% — 5,651st lowest of 19,556 zip codes