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ZIP Code 04938

Primary City:Farmington, ME (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Eastern (7:00pm)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.7, -70.1
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04938

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04938. 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 04938. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04938, 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:
Farmington, ME
Acceptable:
Chesterville, Industry

Stats and Demographics for the 04938 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04938 is located in west Maine and covers a slightly higher 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 04938 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04938 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,869
Population Density 80 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,741
Median Home Value $124,500
Land Area 122.71 sq mi
Water Area 2.77 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,913
Median Household Income $38,231

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2472462424366262562162142193023213102722341521149164
Female213213243644817242239243275315379315310218173159107202
Total4604594851,0801,443498455457494617700625582452325273198266

Gender

 Male 4,562 46%
 Female 5,307 54%
Gender

Race

 White 9,576 97.0%
 Black Or African American 22 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.3%
 Asian 36 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1%
 Other Race 22 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 173 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3622836158161239122177
Renter4302361481751309094103
Total466464509756742481315180

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,679 43%
 Single Guardian 535 14%
 Singles 1,235 32%
 Singles With Roommate 464 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,941 75%
 Households with Kids 972 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6643424448644452384954474646505147103185155
Female3848434847394840393746486745505559184296263
Total10491859295103929277861009511391100106106287481418

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04938 has a slightly higher 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 04938 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 04938 real estate data, the median home value of $124,500 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 04938. Rentals in 04938 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 04938 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,772 88.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 106 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 978 9.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,475 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,032 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,406 30%
 Households Vacant 828 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 112 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1%
 For Sale Only 65 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 503 61%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 116 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 480 41%
 2 Bedroom 424 36%
 3+ Bedroom 276 23%
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 $38,231 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 04938 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. 04938 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 04938 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,325 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,215 38%
 No Earnings 2,912 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 2,325 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,215 38%
 No Earnings 2,912 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,500 74.5%
 Public transportation 16 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 19 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 911 19.4%
 Worked at Home 255 5.4%
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 302 10%
 High School Graduate 1,699 54%
 Associate's degree 145 5%
 Bachelor's degree 532 17%
 Master's degree 212 7%
 Professional school degree 85 3%
 Doctorate degree 146 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 966 81.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 76 6.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 146 12.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04938

ZIP Code 04938 is in the Rsu 09 School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04938.

W G Mallett School
116 Middle St
Farmington, ME 04938
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsu 09 School District
Cascade Brook School
162 Learning Ln
Farmington, ME 04938
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rsu 09 School District
Foster Regional Applied Tech Center
173 Seamon Rd
Farmington, ME 04938
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rsu 09 School District
Mt Blue High School
129 Seamon Rd
Farmington, ME 04938
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rsu 09 School District
Mt Blue Middle School
269 Middle St
Farmington, ME 04938
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Rsu 09 School District

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