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ZIP Code 04101

Primary City:Portland, ME (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: West Bayside
County: Cumberland County
Timezone: Eastern (1:26pm)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.66, -70.26
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04101

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04101. 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 04101. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04101, 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:
Portland, ME

Stats and Demographics for the 04101 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04101 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 04101 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04101 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,227
Population Density 8,690 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,950
Median Home Value $269,900
Land Area 1.98 sq mi
Water Area 0.92 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,998
Median Household Income $31,334

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4252962283631,0881,2999467346437106245344002381751067769
Female4122662534681,1501,186784574482437445460384267206174141183
Total8375624818312,2382,4851,7301,3081,1251,1471,069994784505381280218252

Gender

 Male 8,955 52%
 Female 8,272 48%
Gender

Race

 White 13,908 80.7%
 Black Or African American 1,841 10.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 148 0.9%
 Asian 499 2.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 219 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 604 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1320129428933320810956
Renter1,0022,1841,2061,198940494299172
Total1,0152,3851,5001,4871,273702408228

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,371 15%
 Single Guardian 1,067 12%
 Singles 4,787 53%
 Singles With Roommate 1,773 20%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,802 87%
 Households with Kids 1,196 13%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1017769576171625349415045524041564984133168
Female8484707552615260415546515249585074118168196
Total185161139132113132114113909696961048999106123202301364

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04101 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 04101 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 04101 real estate data, the median home value of $269,900 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 04101. Rentals in 04101 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04101 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,993 92.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 48 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 3 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 260 1.5%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 923 5.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,105 11%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 398 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,495 75%
 Households Vacant 952 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 490 51%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 2%
 For Sale Only 45 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 221 23%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 153 16%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 761 10%
 1 Bedroom 3,429 47%
 2 Bedroom 2,158 29%
 3+ Bedroom 989 13%
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 $31,334 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 04101 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. 04101 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 04101 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 5,571 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,965 32%
 No Earnings 4,744 31%
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 5,571 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,965 32%
 No Earnings 4,744 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,246 58.4%
 Public transportation 399 4.4%
 Taxicab 28 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,808 31.2%
 Worked at Home 507 5.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 868 14%
 High School Graduate 2,323 37%
 Associate's degree 380 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,930 30%
 Master's degree 445 7%
 Professional school degree 224 4%
 Doctorate degree 168 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,376 72.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 214 11.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 300 15.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04101

ZIP Code 04101 is in the Portland Public Schools. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04101.

Fred P Hall School
23 Orono Rd
Portland, ME 04101
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portland Public Schools
East End Community School
195 North St
Portland, ME 04101
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portland Public Schools
Riverton School
1600 Forest Ave
Portland, ME 04101
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portland Public Schools
Portland High School
284 Cumberland Ave
Portland, ME 04101
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Portland Public Schools

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