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ZIP Code 04848

Primary City:Islesboro, ME (View All Cities)
County: Waldo County
Timezone: Eastern (3:10am)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.3, -68.9
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04848

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04848. 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 04848. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04848, 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:
Islesboro, ME

Stats and Demographics for the 04848 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04848 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 04848 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04848 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 566
Population Density 40 people per sq mi
Housing Units 850
Median Home Value $288,800
Land Area 14.29 sq mi
Water Area 54.59 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 270
Median Household Income $56,184

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 54

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9911166188131630242521181719112
Female15132014413106141726333716211789
Total242231301031181930475058583438361911

Gender

 Male 273 48%
 Female 293 52%
Gender

Race

 White 554 97.9%
 Black Or African American 4 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2520456445306
Renter2128128560
Total41728577250366

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 126 47%
 Single Guardian 35 13%
 Singles 93 34%
 Singles With Roommate 16 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 214 79%
 Households with Kids 56 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male01412312112413524411
Female35320264126174424310
Total36732576238587948721

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04848 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 04848 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 04848 real estate data, the median home value of $288,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 04848. Rentals in 04848 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04848 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 560 99%
 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 6 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 102 12%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 115 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 53 6%
 Households Vacant 580 68%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 1.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.5%
 For Sale Only 3 0.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 551 95.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 13 2.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 10%
 2 Bedroom 9 23%
 3+ Bedroom 26 67%
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 $56,184 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 04848 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 04848 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 04848 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. The commute in 04848 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 158 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 202 37%
 No Earnings 187 34%
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 158 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 202 37%
 No Earnings 187 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 200 74%
 Public transportation 6 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 30 11%
 Worked at Home 34 13%
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 15 6%
 High School Graduate 111 45%
 Associate's degree 12 5%
 Bachelor's degree 59 24%
 Master's degree 21 9%
 Professional school degree 17 7%
 Doctorate degree 10 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 42 71%
 Enrolled in Private School 11 19%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04848

ZIP Code 04848 is in the Islesboro School Department School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04848.

Islesboro Central School
159 Alumni Dr 118
Islesboro, ME 04848
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Islesboro School Department School District

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