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ZIP Code 04072

Primary City:Saco, ME (View All Cities)
County: York County
Timezone: Eastern (7:36am)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.5, -70.5
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04072

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04072. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 04072. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04072, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Saco, ME

Stats and Demographics for the 04072 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04072 is located in southwest Maine and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 04072 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04072 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,482
Population Density 481 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,508
Median Home Value $229,000
Land Area 38.46 sq mi
Water Area 2.99 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,623
Median Household Income $55,524

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male508566660605504488487585734768750665563333236187149138
Female421511571601512540511641751840802674578399287312292313
Total9291,0771,2311,2061,0161,0289981,2261,4851,6081,5521,3391,141732523499441451

Gender

 Male 8,926 48%
 Female 9,556 52%
Gender

Race

 White 17,693 95.7%
 Black Or African American 125 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.2%
 Asian 313 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 57 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 254 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner453949771,3411,190625423153
Renter243561508451281155154122
Total2889551,4851,7921,471780577275

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,749 49%
 Single Guardian 1,176 15%
 Singles 2,055 27%
 Singles With Roommate 643 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,289 69%
 Households with Kids 2,334 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male96871021289810711011313811714113312914012814612912280104
Female83927590861191001001061121121141161171401131551088598
Total179179177218184226210213244229253247245257268259284230165202

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04072 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 04072 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 04072 real estate data, the median home value of $229,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 04072 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 04072 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04072 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,129 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 53 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 211 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 37 0.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 52 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,866 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,282 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,475 29%
 Households Vacant 885 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 210 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Sale Only 93 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 431 49%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 119 13%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 60 2%
 1 Bedroom 919 34%
 2 Bedroom 1,065 40%
 3+ Bedroom 637 24%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $55,524 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 04072 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 04072 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,924 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,705 30%
 No Earnings 3,939 25%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,924 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,705 30%
 No Earnings 3,939 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,272 90.7%
 Public transportation 118 1.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 352 3.4%
 Worked at Home 469 4.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 525 8%
 High School Graduate 3,151 51%
 Associate's degree 645 10%
 Bachelor's degree 1,240 20%
 Master's degree 415 7%
 Professional school degree 95 2%
 Doctorate degree 108 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,638 78.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 447 13.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 261 7.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04072

ZIP Code 04072 is in the Rsu 23 School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04072.

C K Burns School
135 Middle St
Saco, ME 04072
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsu 23 School District
Governor John Fairfield School
75 Beach St
Saco, ME 04072
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsu 23 School District
Saco Middle School
40 Buxton Rd
Saco, ME 04072
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rsu 23 School District
Young School
36 Tasker St
Saco, ME 04072
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsu 23 School District
Saco Transition Program
80 Common St Bldg 2
Saco, ME 04072
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rsu 23 School District
The School at Sweetser
50 Moody St
Saco, ME 04072
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Thornton Academy
438 Main St
Saco, ME 04072
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Florence Lombard Christian School
46 Cleveland St
Saco, ME 04072
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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