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ZIP Code 04983

Primary City:Strong, ME (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Eastern (12:51am)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.8, -70.2
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04983

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04983. 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 04983. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04983, 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:
Strong, ME
Acceptable:
Freeman Twp, Salem Twp

Stats and Demographics for the 04983 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04983 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 04983 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 less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04983 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,752
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,012
Median Home Value $119,500
Land Area 150.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.66 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 725
Median Household Income $37,694

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male475770655051434861627278664642181513
Female43484561343950525866727567454024218
Total901051151268490931001191281441531339182423621

Gender

 Male 904 52%
 Female 848 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,703 97.2%
 Black Or African American 5 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.6%
 Asian 7 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 26 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner106089136143974316
Renter172922151614153
Total27891111511591115819

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 386 53%
 Single Guardian 103 14%
 Singles 177 24%
 Singles With Roommate 59 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 510 70%
 Households with Kids 215 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9126108131581382317121011161015136
Female12591011411517121076101010201294
Total2117152019172613302033241820212630272210

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04983 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 04983 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 04983 real estate data, the median home value of $119,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 04983 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 04983 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04983 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,752 100%
 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 336 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 258 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 131 13%
 Households Vacant 287 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 1.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Sale Only 11 3.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 226 78.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 35 12.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 15 14%
 2 Bedroom 70 64%
 3+ Bedroom 25 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 $37,694 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 04983 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 04983 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 532 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 389 30%
 No Earnings 393 30%
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 532 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 389 30%
 No Earnings 393 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 721 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 20 2%
 Worked at Home 64 8%
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 96 17%
 High School Graduate 349 62%
 Associate's degree 42 7%
 Bachelor's degree 57 10%
 Master's degree 5 1%
 Professional school degree 10 2%
 Doctorate degree 8 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 239 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 34 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 41 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04983

ZIP Code 04983 is in the Rsu 58/Msad 58 School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04983.

Strong Elementary School
110 North Main St
Strong, ME 04983
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsu 58/Msad 58 School District
Mt Abram Regional High School
1513 Salem Rd
Salem, ME 04983
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rsu 58/Msad 58 School District

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