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ZIP Code 04073

Primary City:Sanford, ME (View All Cities)
County: York County
Timezone: Eastern (7:31am)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.4, -70.7
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04073

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04073. 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 04073. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04073, 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:
Sanford, ME

Stats and Demographics for the 04073 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04073 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 04073 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 large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04073 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,189
Population Density 433 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,397
Median Home Value $173,900
Land Area 37.39 sq mi
Water Area 0.80 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,624
Median Household Income $44,639

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male555543465540480500479494517599643552430307227214135124
Female547484462525466514552482531640685601501358276271214276
Total1,1021,0279271,0659461,0141,0319761,0481,2391,3281,153931665503485349400

Gender

 Male 7,804 48%
 Female 8,385 52%
Gender

Race

 White 15,295 94.5%
 Black Or African American 111 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 80 0.5%
 Asian 353 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 47 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 303 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner644446681,061910541393141
Renter19448545546236419416979
Total2589291,1231,5231,274735562220

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,946 44%
 Single Guardian 1,287 19%
 Singles 1,919 29%
 Singles With Roommate 472 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,577 69%
 Households with Kids 2,047 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13198111108119117941041098194821041041051181101109797
Female1161101219910211196859092968389102881061191139991
Total247208232207221228190189199173190165193206193224229223196188

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04073 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 04073 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 04073 real estate data, the median home value of $173,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 04073 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 04073 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04073 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,937 98.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 191 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 61 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,061 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,161 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,402 32%
 Households Vacant 773 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 231 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Sale Only 102 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 211 27%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 203 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 75 3%
 1 Bedroom 747 30%
 2 Bedroom 1,098 44%
 3+ Bedroom 565 23%
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 $44,639 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 04073 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. Most commuters in 04073 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,760 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,390 27%
 No Earnings 4,431 35%
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 4,760 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,390 27%
 No Earnings 4,431 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,393 92.0%
 Public transportation 66 0.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 293 4.2%
 Worked at Home 195 2.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 825 17%
 High School Graduate 2,567 53%
 Associate's degree 463 10%
 Bachelor's degree 745 15%
 Master's degree 146 3%
 Professional school degree 105 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,447 74.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 445 13.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 409 12.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04073

ZIP Code 04073 is in the Sanford School Department School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04073.

Emerson School
975 Main St
Sanford, ME 04073
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sanford School Department School District
Lafayette School
69 Brook St
Sanford, ME 04073
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sanford School Department School District
Willard School
668 Main St
Sanford, ME 04073
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Sanford School Department School District
Margaret Chase Smith School-Sanford
248 Twombly Rd
Sanford, ME 04073
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sanford School Department School District
Sanford Regional Technical Center
52 Sanford High School Blvd
Sanford, ME 04073
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sanford School Department School District
Sanford High School
52 Sanford High School Blvd
Sanford, ME 04073
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sanford School Department School District
Sanford Jr High School
708 Main St
Sanford, ME 04073
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Sanford School Department School District
St Thomas Consolidated School
69 North Ave
Sanford, ME 04073
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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