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ZIP Code 04762

Primary City:New Sweden, ME (View All Cities)
County: Aroostook County
Timezone: Eastern (3:08pm)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.98, -68.12
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04762

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04762. 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 04762. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04762, 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:
New Sweden, ME

Stats and Demographics for the 04762 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04762 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 04762 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04762 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 602
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 323
Median Home Value $104,900
Land Area 39.77 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 255
Median Household Income $47,321

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male151524151016131013282735321815954
Female1611181767151327332636191891395
Total31264232162328234061537151362422149

Gender

 Male 304 50%
 Female 298 50%
Gender

Race

 White 575 95.5%
 Black Or African American 2 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 1.7%
 Asian 2 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 12 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11522566335224
Renter126510553
Total21728617340277

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 151 59%
 Single Guardian 31 12%
 Singles 65 25%
 Singles With Roommate 8 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 187 73%
 Households with Kids 68 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male23330714346734524221
Female42444232034407521541
Total657749463710113111045762

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04762 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 04762 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 04762 real estate data, the median home value of $104,900 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 04762. Rentals in 04762 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04762 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 602 100%
 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 123 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 95 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 37 11%
 Households Vacant 68 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 54%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 5%
 1 Bedroom 26 62%
 2 Bedroom 9 21%
 3+ Bedroom 5 12%
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 $47,321 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 04762 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. Most commuters in 04762 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 192 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 149 30%
 No Earnings 161 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 192 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 149 30%
 No Earnings 161 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 251 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 8%
 Worked at Home 11 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 50 21%
 High School Graduate 110 46%
 Associate's degree 29 12%
 Bachelor's degree 24 10%
 Master's degree 22 9%
 Professional school degree 4 2%
 Doctorate degree 2 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 63 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 16 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04762

ZIP Code 04762 is in the New Sweden School Department School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04762.

New Sweden Consolidated School
113 Westmanland Rd
New Sweden, ME 04762
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Sweden School Department School District

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