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ZIP Code 04274

Primary City:Poland, ME (View All Cities)
County: Androscoggin County
Timezone: Eastern (9:31am)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.05, -70.39
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04274

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04274. 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 04274. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04274, 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:
Poland, ME
Acceptable:
Poland Spring

Stats and Demographics for the 04274 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04274 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 04274 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04274 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,343
Population Density 127 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,668
Median Home Value $185,700
Land Area 41.97 sq mi
Water Area 4.96 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,129
Median Household Income $63,770

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male12615518519210911213318420725826323019613681602523
Female1451491891529011814418323924127223118312383653823
Total2713043743441992302773674464995354613792591641256346

Gender

 Male 2,675 50%
 Female 2,668 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,204 97.4%
 Black Or African American 20 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.3%
 Asian 24 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 70 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1914933550745024910929
Renter16727760321492
Total3522141256748226311831

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,269 60%
 Single Guardian 304 14%
 Singles 394 19%
 Singles With Roommate 162 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,462 69%
 Households with Kids 667 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3225213128273437292928424046364551362421
Female2826283025382933244230433440283441242519
Total6051496153656370537158857486647992604940

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04274 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 04274 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 04274 real estate data, the median home value of $185,700 is slightly higher than average 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 04274. Rentals in 04274 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04274 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,302 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 40 0.7%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,317 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 530 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 282 11%
 Households Vacant 539 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 3.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.6%
 For Sale Only 29 5.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 2.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 426 79.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 51 9.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 33 16%
 2 Bedroom 84 40%
 3+ Bedroom 94 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 $63,770 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 04274 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. Most commuters in 04274 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,107 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,185 28%
 No Earnings 983 23%
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 2,107 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,185 28%
 No Earnings 983 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,648 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 27 1%
 Worked at Home 126 4%
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 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 266 13.7%
 High School Graduate 1,196 61.7%
 Associate's degree 100 5.2%
 Bachelor's degree 219 11.3%
 Master's degree 127 6.6%
 Professional school degree 12 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 17 0.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 562 70%
 Enrolled in Private School 125 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 113 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04274

ZIP Code 04274 is in the Rsu 16 School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04274.

Poland Community School
1250 Maine St
Poland, ME 04274
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsu 16 School District
Poland Regional High School
1457 Maine St
Poland, ME 04274
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rsu 16 School District
Bruce M Whittier Middle School
1457 Maine St
Poland, ME 04274
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Rsu 16 School District
Poland Spring Academy
14 Hope Springs Rd
Poland, ME 04274
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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