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ZIP Code 04901

Primary City:Waterville, ME (View All Cities)
County: Kennebec County
Timezone: Eastern (6:43am)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.6, -69.6
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04901

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04901. 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 04901. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04901, 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:
Waterville, ME
Acceptable:
Benton, Winslow

Stats and Demographics for the 04901 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04901 is located in central 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 04901 are primarily white. The number of young adults is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04901 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,248
Population Density 333 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,921
Median Home Value $134,600
Land Area 78.81 sq mi
Water Area 2.98 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,802
Median Household Income $38,182

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7166777531,0411,235753624682775882952894708509360383263244
Female6376987321,0771,2807856657428589321,005907807615487505497568
Total1,3531,3751,4852,1182,5151,5381,2891,4241,6331,8141,9571,8011,5151,124847888760812

Gender

 Male 12,451 47%
 Female 13,797 53%
Gender

Race

 White 24,927 95.0%
 Black Or African American 219 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 138 0.5%
 Asian 240 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 136 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 579 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner865171,0381,4361,492905775299
Renter468878672744551365345231
Total5541,3951,7102,1802,0431,2701,120530

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,393 41%
 Single Guardian 1,856 17%
 Singles 3,660 34%
 Singles With Roommate 893 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,933 73%
 Households with Kids 2,869 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male106142127189139139126150123153141170136153146146172235342355
Female130129117132120131138151158154143137148150149162131262373359
Total236271244321259270264301281307284307284303295308303497715714

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04901 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 04901 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 04901 real estate data, the median home value of $134,600 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 04901. Rentals in 04901 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04901 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,079 91.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 315 1.2%
 Other Institutional 24 0.1%
 College Student Housing 1,695 6.5%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 131 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,121 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,427 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,254 36%
 Households Vacant 1,119 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 413 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 2%
 For Sale Only 119 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 248 22%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 299 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 118 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,813 40%
 2 Bedroom 1,459 32%
 3+ Bedroom 1,177 26%
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 $38,182 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 04901 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 04901 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 7,421 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,185 28%
 No Earnings 8,384 38%
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 7,421 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,185 28%
 No Earnings 8,384 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,443 84.5%
 Public transportation 18 0.2%
 Taxicab 30 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,040 9.3%
 Worked at Home 648 5.8%
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 918 11%
 High School Graduate 5,157 61%
 Associate's degree 478 6%
 Bachelor's degree 920 11%
 Master's degree 528 6%
 Professional school degree 195 2%
 Doctorate degree 191 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,937 74.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 583 14.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 446 11.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04901

ZIP Code 04901 is in the Waterville Public Schools. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04901.

George J Mitchell School
58 Drummond Ave
Waterville, ME 04901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waterville Public Schools
Albert S Hall School
27 Pleasant St
Waterville, ME 04901
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Waterville Public Schools
Waterville Junior High School
100 West River Rd
Waterville, ME 04901
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Waterville Public Schools
Winslow Elementary School
285 Benton Ave
Winslow, ME 04901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Winslow School District
Winslow Junior High School
6 Danielson St
Winslow, ME 04901
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Winslow School District
Benton Elementary School
68 School Dr
Benton, ME 04901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsu 49/Msad 49 School District
Mid-Maine Technical Center
3 Brooklyn Ave
Waterville, ME 04901
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Waterville Public Schools
Waterville Senior High School
1 Brooklyn Ave
Waterville, ME 04901
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Waterville Public Schools
Winslow High School
20 Danielson St
Winslow, ME 04901
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Winslow School District
St John Catholic School
15 S Garand St
Winslow, ME 04901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mount Merici Academy
152 Western Ave
Waterville, ME 04901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Temple Academy
60 W River Rd
Waterville, ME 04901
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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