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ZIP Code 04855

Primary City:Port Clyde, ME (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Knox County
Timezone: Eastern (7:54pm)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.928, -69.256
ZIP (~200 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04855

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04855. 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 04855. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04855, 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:
Port Clyde, ME

Stats and Demographics for the 04855 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04855 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 04855 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is small. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04855 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 307
Population Density 133 people per sq mi
Housing Units 347
Median Home Value $170,800
Land Area 2.30 sq mi
Water Area 3.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 145
Median Household Income $50,469

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 55Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 58

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


 Male 148 48%
 Female 159 52%


 White 306 99.7%
 Black Or African American 1 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 81 56%
 Single Guardian 11 8%
 Singles 47 32%
 Singles With Roommate 6 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 122 84%
 Households with Kids 23 16%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04855 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 04855 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 04855 real estate data, the median home value of $170,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 04855 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04855 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 307 100%
 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 58 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 60 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 8%
 Households Vacant 202 58%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 6.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1.5%
 For Sale Only 3 1.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 167 82.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 6.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 6 43%
 3+ Bedroom 8 57%
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 $50,469 is compared to the rest of the country.

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 04855 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. A higher percentage of people in 04855 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 04855 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 45 19%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 101 42%
 No Earnings 97 40%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 45 19%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 101 42%
 No Earnings 97 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 74 69%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 16 15%
 Worked at Home 17 16%
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 25 24%
 High School Graduate 37 35%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 43 41%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 73 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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