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ZIP Code 04553

Primary City:Newcastle, ME (View All Cities)
County: Lincoln County
Timezone: Eastern (11:09pm)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.05, -69.57
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04553

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04553. 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 04553. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04553, 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:
Newcastle, ME

Stats and Demographics for the 04553 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04553 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 04553 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04553 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,752
Population Density 60 people per sq mi
Housing Units 992
Median Home Value $258,800
Land Area 29.05 sq mi
Water Area 3.52 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 787
Median Household Income $49,539

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male535335443823325452595982656545262625
Female334352402535455353658890776149283148
Total8696878463587710710512414717214212694545773

Gender

 Male 836 48%
 Female 916 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,713 97.8%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.5%
 Asian 6 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 21 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner333881141621206630
Renter1029203223161427
Total13621081461851368057

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 416 53%
 Single Guardian 89 11%
 Singles 226 29%
 Singles With Roommate 56 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 600 76%
 Households with Kids 187 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11151014101091311364715815910211
Female83119158596141176148107694
Total1918212325181422171717111329162516161115

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04553 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 04553 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 04553 real estate data, the median home value of $258,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 04553. Rentals in 04553 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04553 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,740 99.3%
 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 12 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 400 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 216 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 171 17%
 Households Vacant 205 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 13.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 12 5.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 139 67.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 26 12.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 22 10%
 1 Bedroom 49 22%
 2 Bedroom 98 44%
 3+ Bedroom 55 25%
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 $49,539 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 04553 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 04553 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 04553 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 583 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 400 28%
 No Earnings 468 32%
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 583 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 400 28%
 No Earnings 468 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 711 82.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 37 4.3%
 Worked at Home 108 12.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 45 7%
 High School Graduate 296 48%
 Associate's degree 38 6%
 Bachelor's degree 107 17%
 Master's degree 79 13%
 Professional school degree 23 4%
 Doctorate degree 25 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 273 76.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 72 20.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 14 3.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04553

ZIP Code 04553 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04553.

Lincoln Academy
81 Academy Hl
Newcastle, ME 04553
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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