Find Cheap Health Insurance Quotes in Vermont
In Vermont, you can purchase cheap health insurance on the Vermont Health Connect exchange if you do not already receive coverage through an employer or the Medicaid program. After comparing all Silver health insurance policies from the state marketplace, we concluded that the MVP VT Plus Reflective Silver 1 was the cheapest health plan in Vermont.
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Health insurance in Vermont is unique because age is not used to set premiums for health insurance, and rates are instead standardized across all adult age groups.
Cheapest health insurance coverage by metal tier
To help you compare plans and prices, we have identified health policies in Vermont with the most affordable health insurance premiums that are available for each metal tier. The table below shows the cheapest plan, along with the deductible, out-of-pocket maximum and monthly premium for an adult.
|Metal tier||Cheapest plan||Deductible||Maximum Out-of-Pocket||Monthly cost for a 40-year-old|
|Bronze||MVP VT Plus Bronze 1||$7,250||$8,400||$491|
|Silver||MVP VT Plus Reflective Silver 1||$1,500||$6,700||$574|
|Gold||MVP VT Gold 1||$1,100||$5,200||$674|
|Platinum||MVP VT Platinum 1||$350||$1,400||$798|
Find Cheap Health Insurance Quotes in Your Area
As you can see, health insurance premiums are broken into four metal tiers: Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum. Additionally, you should note that the monthly premium for health insurance is for an adult individual. Usually, health insurance premiums are determined by the applicant's age, but in Vermont, age is not used to determine the price you would pay for health coverage.
Finding the best health insurance coverage in Vermont
The best health insurance for you and your family will depend on the availability of plans in your area, as well as your medical and financial situation. When evaluating policies, you should carefully review the policy premiums and deductibles for each metal tier to determine what is affordable. If you expect high medical expenses, you should select a higher tier policy with a lower deductible.
Gold and Platinum: Best if you have high medical expenses
The highest tiers offered in Vermont are Gold and Platinum health insurance policies. These plans have the highest monthly premiums and provide the most affordable deductibles and out-of-pocket maximums. For this reason, they can be useful if you have high medical expenses, in which case you would be able to reach the deductible quickly and begin coinsurance benefits.
The cheapest Gold plan in Vermont is MVP VT Gold 1. The cheapest Platinum plan is MVP VT Platinum 1. Compare all tiers in Vermont above.
Silver: Best for low-income families
Silver health insurance policies are a good middle ground for most people, since they have average premiums along with deductibles and out-of-pocket maximums that are attainable. A Silver policy can be a great choice for people who may have just started a family and have additional medical expenses associated with their newborns.
All health insurance policies have access to premium tax credits. However, Silver plans have an added benefit for low-income households: A Silver policy is eligible for cost-sharing reduction benefits, which can decrease the amount you are required to pay in coinsurance and premiums. These reductions are available to anyone with a household income of less than 250% of the federal poverty level.
The cheapest Silver plan in Vermont is MVP VT Plus Reflective Silver 1. Compare all tiers in Vermont above.
Bronze: Best for young and healthy individuals
Bronze tier policies are the cheapest plans offered on the Vermont Health Connect marketplace but also have the highest levels for deductibles and out-of-pocket maximums. For this reason, both of these metal tiers should only be considered if you are extremely healthy.
The cheapest Bronze plan in Vermont is MVP VT Plus Bronze 1. Compare all tiers in Vermont above.
Health insurance companies in Vermont
In Vermont, there are currently two companies that provide health insurance coverage on the state exchange:
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Vermont
- MVP Health Plan
Both health insurance companies provide policies in all Vermont counties. However, each company may offer different benefits, like discount gym memberships and rewards for participating in healthy lifestyle activities. We recommend evaluating the policy details for both companies to decide which makes sense for your situation.
Cheapest Silver plan by county
In most states, health insurance premiums can differ depending on where you live. However, in Vermont, rates are standardized across all counties. Below we have provided the most affordable Silver policy for each county in the state.
|County||Cheapest Plan||Age 40||Couple, Age 40|
|Windsor||MVP VT Plus Reflective Silver 1||$574||$1,148|
|Orange||MVP VT Plus Reflective Silver 1||$574||$1,148|
|Caledonia||MVP VT Plus Reflective Silver 1||$574||$1,148|
|Windham||MVP VT Plus Reflective Silver 1||$574||$1,148|
|Bennington||MVP VT Plus Reflective Silver 1||$574||$1,148|
|Chittenden||MVP VT Plus Reflective Silver 1||$574||$1,148|
|Grand Isle||MVP VT Plus Reflective Silver 1||$574||$1,148|
|Franklin||MVP VT Plus Reflective Silver 1||$574||$1,148|
|Lamoille||MVP VT Plus Reflective Silver 1||$574||$1,148|
|Addison||MVP VT Plus Reflective Silver 1||$574||$1,148|
|Washington||MVP VT Plus Reflective Silver 1||$574||$1,148|
|Rutland||MVP VT Plus Reflective Silver 1||$574||$1,148|
|Orleans||MVP VT Plus Reflective Silver 1||$574||$1,148|
|Essex||MVP VT Plus Reflective Silver 1||$574||$1,148|
To find the cost of health insurance in Vermont, we gathered rates from Vermont's health insurance exchange, Vermont Health Connect. We organized the plans by metal tier to find the cheapest plan for each metal tier, on average.