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ZIP Code 04421

Primary City:Castine, ME (View All Cities)
County: Hancock County
Timezone: Eastern (5:51am)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.42, -68.79
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04421

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04421. 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 04421. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04421, 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:
Castine, ME

Stats and Demographics for the 04421 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04421 is located in south 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 04421 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04421 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,366
Population Density 176 people per sq mi
Housing Units 704
Median Home Value $383,300
Land Area 7.78 sq mi
Water Area 12.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 380
Median Household Income $41,563

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 22Male Median Age: 22Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8152422633940181016192626293727181813
Female11121558841413820153323433130221114
Total19273928442354311836345949726857402927

Gender

 Male 909 67%
 Female 457 33%
Gender

Race

 White 1,321 96.7%
 Black Or African American 7 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 15 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 16 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner27194252664214
Renter5427117141076
Total5634304966764920

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 167 44%
 Single Guardian 26 7%
 Singles 112 29%
 Singles With Roommate 75 20%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 321 84%
 Households with Kids 59 16%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1213235504684262163154135
Female12340323446140540173227
Total244726784812982116180186162

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04421 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 04421 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 04421 real estate data, the median home value of $383,300 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 04421. Rentals in 04421 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04421 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 811 59.4%
 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 552 40.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 144 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 100 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 136 19%
 Households Vacant 324 46%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 3.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 9 2.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 288 88.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 4.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 9%
 1 Bedroom 26 17%
 2 Bedroom 37 25%
 3+ Bedroom 74 49%
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 $41,563 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 04421 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. 04421 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. A higher percentage of people in 04421 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 04421 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 237 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 879 64%
 No Earnings 268 19%
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 237 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 879 64%
 No Earnings 268 19%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 279 47%
 Public transportation 15 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 197 33%
 Worked at Home 99 17%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 04421 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 5 2%
 High School Graduate 85 31%
 Associate's degree 4 1%
 Bachelor's degree 69 26%
 Master's degree 73 27%
 Professional school degree 9 3%
 Doctorate degree 25 9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 110 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04421

ZIP Code 04421 is in the Castine School Department School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04421.

Adams School
No Physical Location Available
Castine, ME 04421
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Castine School Department School District

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