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ZIP Code 04955

Primary City:New Sharon, ME (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Eastern (6:56am)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.64, -70.01
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04955

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04955. 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 04955. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04955, 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:
New Sharon, ME

Stats and Demographics for the 04955 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04955 is located in west 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 04955 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04955 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,362
Population Density 31 people per sq mi
Housing Units 681
Median Home Value $131,700
Land Area 44.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.62 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 569
Median Household Income $43,259

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male38326036344729345248645552412713134
Female41463337304329325362576847422416914
Total7978937364905866105110121123998351292218

Gender

 Male 679 50%
 Female 683 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,325 97.3%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.9%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 21 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner74877108130833313
Renter32118136342
Total106995121136863715

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 307 54%
 Single Guardian 86 15%
 Singles 139 24%
 Singles With Roommate 37 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 398 70%
 Households with Kids 171 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male68910111102810121115128931425
Female68111010661686105751199447
Total12162020217161816162216221719181218612

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04955 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 04955 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 04955 real estate data, the median home value of $131,700 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 04955. Rentals in 04955 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04955 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,362 100%
 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 315 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 184 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 70 10%
 Households Vacant 112 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 10 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 62 55%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 16 26%
 2 Bedroom 16 26%
 3+ Bedroom 30 48%
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 $43,259 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 04955 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 04955. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 493 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 256 23%
 No Earnings 366 33%
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 493 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 256 23%
 No Earnings 366 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 567 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 1%
 Worked at Home 55 9%
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 34 7.0%
 High School Graduate 312 63.9%
 Associate's degree 38 7.8%
 Bachelor's degree 70 14.3%
 Master's degree 27 5.5%
 Professional school degree 3 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 164 62%
 Enrolled in Private School 71 27%
 Not Enrolled in School 31 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04955

ZIP Code 04955 is in the Rsu 09 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04955.

Cape Cod Hill Elementary School
516 Cape Cod Hill Rd
New Sharon, ME 04955
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsu 09 School District

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