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ZIP Code 04640

Primary City:Hancock, ME (View All Cities)
County: Hancock County
Timezone: Eastern (6:14pm)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.53, -68.30
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04640

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04640. 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 04640. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04640, 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:
Hancock, ME

Stats and Demographics for the 04640 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04640 is located in central 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 04640 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04640 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,261
Population Density 82 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,373
Median Home Value $135,000
Land Area 27.70 sq mi
Water Area 8.83 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 986
Median Household Income $41,964

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male656056706357577677919579736642391822
Female6953675560547365739910671876450493129
Total13411312312512311113014115019020115016013092884951

Gender

 Male 1,106 49%
 Female 1,155 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,180 96.4%
 Black Or African American 11 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.5%
 Asian 17 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 38 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner9661291631641208927
Renter264244442918106
Total351081732071931389933

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 491 50%
 Single Guardian 140 14%
 Singles 281 28%
 Singles With Roommate 74 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 705 72%
 Households with Kids 281 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11131515111215913141010101213191716516
Female20121712613815111419109159118151212
Total3125322717252324242829201927223025311728

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04640 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 04640 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 04640 real estate data, the median home value of $135,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 04640 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 04640 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04640 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,249 99.5%
 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 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 469 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 298 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 219 16%
 Households Vacant 387 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 4.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.8%
 For Sale Only 35 9.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 1.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 251 64.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 75 19.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 4%
 1 Bedroom 45 17%
 2 Bedroom 102 39%
 3+ Bedroom 102 39%
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 $41,964 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 04640 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 04640 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 750 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 493 28%
 No Earnings 526 30%
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 750 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 493 28%
 No Earnings 526 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 936 89%
 Public transportation 26 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 24 2%
 Worked at Home 62 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 57 7%
 High School Graduate 502 64%
 Associate's degree 50 6%
 Bachelor's degree 123 16%
 Master's degree 41 5%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 17 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 192 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 53 20%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04640

ZIP Code 04640 is in the Rsu 24 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04640.

Hancock Grammar School
No Physical Location Available
Hancock, ME 04640
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsu 24 School District

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