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ZIP Code 04736

Primary City:Caribou, ME (View All Cities)
County: Aroostook County
Timezone: Eastern (10:57pm)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.9, -68.0
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04736

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04736. 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 04736. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04736, 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:
Caribou, ME
Acceptable:
Connor Twp, Woodland

Stats and Demographics for the 04736 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04736 is located in northeast Maine and covers a slightly higher 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 04736 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 04736 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,876
Population Density 59 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,720
Median Home Value $90,300
Land Area 166.82 sq mi
Water Area 0.92 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,259
Median Household Income $39,811

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male24427531732624222726126034541337036431627719315612463
Female244263310316240225276336341399375397346279223198188147
Total488538627642482452537596686812745761662556416354312210

Gender

 Male 4,773 48%
 Female 5,103 52%
Gender

Race

 White 9,494 96.1%
 Black Or African American 41 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 138 1.4%
 Asian 57 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 19 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 123 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4527849070864746230471
Renter11221119320018114015265
Total157489683908828602456136

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,045 48%
 Single Guardian 658 15%
 Singles 1,292 30%
 Singles With Roommate 264 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,086 72%
 Households with Kids 1,173 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5552554752566358465357696672667175615337
Female4850535158524159535460656665676677654138
Total10310210898110108104117991071171341321371331371521269475

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04736 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 04736 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 04736 real estate data, the median home value of $90,300 is slightly less 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 04736. Rentals in 04736 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04736 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,747 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 3 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 117 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,797 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,208 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,254 27%
 Households Vacant 461 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 127 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 2%
 For Sale Only 60 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 79 17%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 177 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 363 32%
 2 Bedroom 414 37%
 3+ Bedroom 343 31%
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 $39,811 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 04736 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. More commuters in 04736 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 3,201 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,013 25%
 No Earnings 2,757 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 3,201 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,013 25%
 No Earnings 2,757 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,159 91.4%
 Public transportation 15 0.3%
 Taxicab 4 0.1%
 Motorcycle 6 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 171 3.8%
 Worked at Home 196 4.3%
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 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 538 16%
 High School Graduate 1,847 55%
 Associate's degree 266 8%
 Bachelor's degree 437 13%
 Master's degree 93 3%
 Professional school degree 120 4%
 Doctorate degree 27 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,631 88.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 88 4.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 121 6.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04736

ZIP Code 04736 is in the Education in Unorganized Terr School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04736.

Connor Consolidated School
1581 Van Buren Rd
Connor Twp, ME 04736
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Education in Unorganized Terr School District
Woodland Consolidated School
844 Woodland Ctr Rd
Woodland, ME 04736
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Woodland School Department School District
Caribou Middle School
21 Glenn St
Caribou, ME 04736
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rsu 39 School District
Hilltop Elementary School
19 Marshall Ave
Caribou, ME 04736
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsu 39 School District
Teague Park School
59 Glenn St
Caribou, ME 04736
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsu 39 School District
Caribou Regionaltechnology Center
308 Sweden St
Caribou, ME 04736
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rsu 39 School District
Caribou High School
308 Sweden St
Caribou, ME 04736
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rsu 39 School District
Circle of Learning
1137 Presque Isle Rd
Caribou, ME 04736
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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