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ZIP Code 04987

Primary City:Troy, ME (View All Cities)
County: Waldo County
Timezone: Eastern (2:43pm)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.68, -69.26
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04987

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04987. 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 04987. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04987, 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:
Troy, ME

Stats and Demographics for the 04987 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04987 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 04987 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 adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04987 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,030
Population Density 29 people per sq mi
Housing Units 476
Median Home Value $121,800
Land Area 34.92 sq mi
Water Area 1.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 414
Median Household Income $37,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male32303042213427242839464434371315145
Female293134282835252935394439442510171211
Total616164704969525363789083786223322616

Gender

 Male 515 50%
 Female 515 50%
Gender

Race

 White 985 95.6%
 Black Or African American 4 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 37 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner141457289514010
Renter82014124511
Total961598493564111

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 235 57%
 Single Guardian 68 16%
 Singles 79 19%
 Singles With Roommate 32 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 284 69%
 Households with Kids 130 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3113645669676921099776
Female567649549676114778339
Total8171012814111018121412206171617101015

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04987 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 04987 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 04987 real estate data, the median home value of $121,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 04987 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 04987 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04987 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,030 100%
 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 199 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 150 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 65 14%
 Households Vacant 62 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Sale Only 3 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 35%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 16%
 2 Bedroom 27 43%
 3+ Bedroom 26 41%
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 $37,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 04987 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. In 04987 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 257 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 208 27%
 No Earnings 311 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 257 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 208 27%
 No Earnings 311 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 349 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 1%
 Worked at Home 28 7%
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 50 14%
 High School Graduate 219 63%
 Associate's degree 34 10%
 Bachelor's degree 31 9%
 Master's degree 7 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 9 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 98 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04987

ZIP Code 04987 is in the Rsu 03/Msad 03 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04987.

Troy Central School
733 Bangor Rd 30
Troy, ME 04987
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsu 03/Msad 03 School District

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