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ZIP Code 04270

Primary City:Oxford, ME (View All Cities)
County: Oxford County
Timezone: Eastern (1:04am)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.1, -70.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04270

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04270. 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 04270. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04270, 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:
Oxford, ME
Acceptable:
Otisfield

Stats and Demographics for the 04270 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04270 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 04270 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04270 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,880
Population Density 75 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,339
Median Home Value $128,800
Land Area 78.64 sq mi
Water Area 7.47 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,361
Median Household Income $40,481

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male171189215180142150185174195301231243200145101784921
Female156155168163130156173185226257282247179138122894143
Total3273443833432723063583594215585134903792832231679064

Gender

 Male 2,970 51%
 Female 2,910 49%
Gender

Race

 White 5,722 97.3%
 Black Or African American 18 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.4%
 Asian 10 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 8 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 97 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2820433552146427514635
Renter2168667941392712
Total4927240160050531417347

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,247 53%
 Single Guardian 352 15%
 Singles 531 22%
 Singles With Roommate 231 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,642 70%
 Households with Kids 719 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3244323340443342305539463441413540412336
Female3335313333293134283543373320373531273320
Total6579636673736476589082836761787071685656

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04270 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 04270 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 04270 real estate data, the median home value of $128,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 04270 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 04270 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04270 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,870 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,334 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 674 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 353 11%
 Households Vacant 978 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 2.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.4%
 For Sale Only 41 4.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 825 84.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 74 7.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 12 4%
 2 Bedroom 134 50%
 3+ Bedroom 121 45%
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 $40,481 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 04270 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 04270 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 1,853 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,372 27%
 No Earnings 1,808 36%
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 1,853 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,372 27%
 No Earnings 1,808 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,588 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 80 3%
 Worked at Home 176 6%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 443 20.5%
 High School Graduate 1,263 58.5%
 Associate's degree 86 4.0%
 Bachelor's degree 227 10.5%
 Master's degree 123 5.7%
 Professional school degree 12 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 942 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 85 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 60 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04270

ZIP Code 04270 is in the Rsu 17/Msad 17 School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04270.

Otisfield Community School
416 Powhattan Rd
Otisfield, ME 04270
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsu 17/Msad 17 School District
Oxford Elementary School
79 Pleasant St 839
Oxford, ME 04270
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsu 17/Msad 17 School District
Boxberry School
301 Webber Brook Rd
Oxford, ME 04270
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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