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ZIP Code 04556

Primary City:Edgecomb, ME (View All Cities)
County: Lincoln County
Timezone: Eastern (5:15pm)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.97, -69.62
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04556

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04556. 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 04556. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04556, 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:
Edgecomb, ME

Stats and Demographics for the 04556 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04556 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 04556 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04556 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,249
Population Density 69 people per sq mi
Housing Units 755
Median Home Value $251,700
Land Area 18.07 sq mi
Water Area 2.71 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 523
Median Household Income $56,313

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male28504446272321373850495357332419189
Female284029341428323439486463484132121522
Total569073804151537177981131161057456313331

Gender

 Male 626 50%
 Female 623 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,201 96.2%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.4%
 Asian 19 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 22 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner41863105125633714
Renter620211669610
Total103884121131724324

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 290 55%
 Single Guardian 66 13%
 Singles 136 26%
 Singles With Roommate 31 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 366 70%
 Households with Kids 157 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3759119119106108101015137927
Female1877893911459479411642
Total4151216191814182110151714172417181569

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04556 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 04556 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 04556 real estate data, the median home value of $251,700 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 04556. Rentals in 04556 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04556 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,240 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 9 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 287 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 142 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 94 12%
 Households Vacant 232 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 6 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 189 81%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 12%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 3%
 1 Bedroom 12 12%
 2 Bedroom 46 46%
 3+ Bedroom 40 40%
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 $56,313 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 04556 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 04556 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. More commuters in 04556 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 336 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 277 29%
 No Earnings 330 35%
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 336 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 277 29%
 No Earnings 330 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 438 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 21 4%
 Worked at Home 75 14%
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 21 6%
 High School Graduate 174 46%
 Associate's degree 32 8%
 Bachelor's degree 84 22%
 Master's degree 54 14%
 Professional school degree 14 4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 152 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 41 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04556

ZIP Code 04556 is in the Edgecomb School Department School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04556.

Edgecomb Eddy School
157 Boothbay Rd
Edgecomb, ME 04556
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Edgecomb School Department School District
The Deck House School
124 Deckhouse Rd
Edgecomb, ME 04556
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Center for Teaching & Learning
119 Cross Point Rd
Edgecomb, ME 04556
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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