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ZIP Code 04740

Primary City:Easton, ME (View All Cities)
County: Aroostook County
Timezone: Eastern (11:37am)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.64, -67.85
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04740

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04740. 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 04740. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04740, 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:
Easton, ME

Stats and Demographics for the 04740 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04740 is located in northeast 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 04740 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04740 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,287
Population Density 33 people per sq mi
Housing Units 596
Median Home Value $79,400
Land Area 38.71 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 536
Median Household Income $34,769

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male48414242224623424459543845342513156
Female363441453236403040555147502034231915
Total84758387548263728411410585955459363421

Gender

 Male 639 50%
 Female 648 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,243 96.6%
 Black Or African American 4 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.9%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 26 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner94263958663376
Renter1429162015131612
Total237179115101765318

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 281 52%
 Single Guardian 71 13%
 Singles 156 29%
 Singles With Roommate 28 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 384 72%
 Households with Kids 152 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male95111155106159861095916572
Female6898759941071110311148574
Total151320191210191519191517201216232410146

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04740 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 04740 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 04740 real estate data, the median home value of $79,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 04740 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 04740 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04740 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,287 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 230 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 171 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 135 23%
 Households Vacant 60 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 7 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 30%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 23 14%
 2 Bedroom 56 35%
 3+ Bedroom 80 50%
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 $34,769 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 04740 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. More commuters in 04740 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 379 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 290 29%
 No Earnings 319 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 379 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 290 29%
 No Earnings 319 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 540 91.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 0.5%
 Worked at Home 44 7.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 48 11%
 High School Graduate 286 65%
 Associate's degree 19 4%
 Bachelor's degree 71 16%
 Master's degree 14 3%
 Professional school degree 4 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 219 86.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 1.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 30 11.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04740

ZIP Code 04740 is in the Easton School Department School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04740.

Easton Elementary School
33 Bangor Rd 126
Easton, ME 04740
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Easton School Department School District
Easton Junior-Senior High School
173 Center Rd 66
Easton, ME 04740
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Easton School Department School District

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