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ZIP Code 04912

Primary City:Athens, ME (View All Cities)
County: Somerset County
Timezone: Eastern (5:19am)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.0, -69.7
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04912

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04912. 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 04912. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04912, 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:
Athens, ME
Acceptable:
Brighton Plt

Stats and Demographics for the 04912 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04912 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 04912 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04912 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,048
Population Density 18 people per sq mi
Housing Units 596
Median Home Value $88,400
Land Area 59.60 sq mi
Water Area 0.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 408
Median Household Income $34,896

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male423643252728312948404841332715854
Female313529371921294238384443291924131314
Total737172624649607186789284624639211818

Gender

 Male 530 51%
 Female 518 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,020 97.3%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.9%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 15 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner63862838052224
Renter8111974741
Total144981908459265

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 203 50%
 Single Guardian 76 19%
 Singles 96 24%
 Singles With Roommate 33 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 278 68%
 Households with Kids 130 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6108575571241081110443778
Female588593887654104889574
Total111816101681315191015122114121212121412

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04912 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 04912 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 04912 real estate data, the median home value of $88,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 04912 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 04912 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04912 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,028 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 17 1.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 173 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 174 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 61 10%
 Households Vacant 188 32%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 3.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 13 6.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 137 72.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 14.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 33 49%
 3+ Bedroom 35 51%
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 $34,896 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 04912 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. However, that is not the case in 04912. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 307 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 203 23%
 No Earnings 360 41%
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 307 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 203 23%
 No Earnings 360 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 426 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 20 4%
 Worked at Home 20 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 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 57 17%
 High School Graduate 212 62%
 Associate's degree 17 5%
 Bachelor's degree 49 14%
 Master's degree 9 3%
 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 222 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04912

ZIP Code 04912 is in the Rsu 59/Msad 59 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04912.

Athens Elementary School
8 Fox Hill Rd 167
Athens, ME 04912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsu 59/Msad 59 School District

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