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ZIP Code 04976

Primary City:Skowhegan, ME (View All Cities)
County: Somerset County
Timezone: Eastern (11:03am)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.8, -69.7
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04976

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04976. 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 04976. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04976, 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:
Skowhegan, ME
Acceptable:
Cornville

Stats and Demographics for the 04976 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04976 is located in central 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 04976 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04976 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,903
Population Density 99 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,858
Median Home Value $114,800
Land Area 99.58 sq mi
Water Area 1.82 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,296
Median Household Income $36,512

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2712823083482552612632993483533723433002081681598284
Female297309299294293267269316372389401370337240228175177166
Total568591607642548528532615720742773713637448396334259250

Gender

 Male 4,704 48%
 Female 5,199 52%
Gender

Race

 White 9,616 97.1%
 Black Or African American 43 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.4%
 Asian 62 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 137 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3225144863363739128695
Renter16828427324319112814294
Total200535721876828519428189

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,870 44%
 Single Guardian 770 18%
 Singles 1,315 31%
 Singles With Roommate 341 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,065 71%
 Households with Kids 1,231 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4363665259555554597648635665736792615550
Female8048536951596266715259496772606270525062
Total123111119121110114117120130128107112123137133129162113105112

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04976 has a slightly less than average 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 04976 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 04976 real estate data, the median home value of $114,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 04976. Rentals in 04976 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04976 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,791 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 10 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 42 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 60 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,641 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,132 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,523 31%
 Households Vacant 562 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 122 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 3%
 For Sale Only 63 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 206 37%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 145 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 82 6%
 1 Bedroom 328 23%
 2 Bedroom 760 54%
 3+ Bedroom 231 16%
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 $36,512 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 04976 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 04976 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,723 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,062 26%
 No Earnings 3,252 40%
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 2,723 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,062 26%
 No Earnings 3,252 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,741 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 211 5%
 Worked at Home 203 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 488 15%
 High School Graduate 1,998 62%
 Associate's degree 215 7%
 Bachelor's degree 348 11%
 Master's degree 60 2%
 Professional school degree 94 3%
 Doctorate degree 26 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,449 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 107 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 213 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04976

ZIP Code 04976 is in the Rsu 54/Msad 54 School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04976.

Margaret Chase Smith School-Skowhegan
40 Heselton St
Skowhegan, ME 04976
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rsu 54/Msad 54 School District
North Elementary School
33 Jewett St
Skowhegan, ME 04976
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsu 54/Msad 54 School District
Bloomfield Elementary School
140 Academy Circle
Skowhegan, ME 04976
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsu 54/Msad 54 School District
Cornville Regional Charter School
1192 West Ridge Rd
Cornville, ME 04976
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cornville Regional Charter School District
Somerset Career & Technical Center
61 Academy Circle
Skowhegan, ME 04976
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rsu 54/Msad 54 School District
Skowhegan Area High School
61 Academy Circle
Skowhegan, ME 04976
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rsu 54/Msad 54 School District
Skowhegan Area Middle School
155 Academy Circle
Skowhegan, ME 04976
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Rsu 54/Msad 54 School District
Spurwink School-Cornville
32 Spurwink Ln
Cornville, ME 04976
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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