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ZIP Code 04008

Primary City:Bowdoinham, ME (View All Cities)
County: Sagadahoc County
Timezone: Eastern (11:02am)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.03, -69.87
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04008

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04008. 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 04008. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04008, 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:
Bowdoinham, ME

Stats and Demographics for the 04008 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04008 is located in southwest 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 04008 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 04008 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,723
Population Density 76 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,195
Median Home Value $171,800
Land Area 35.65 sq mi
Water Area 6.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,102
Median Household Income $70,042

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57251123
5-98078158
10-149190181
15-198488172
20-245847105
25-296180141
30-347067137
35-398869157
40-44119112231
45-49126148274
50-54130142272
55-59119115234
60-649899197
65-698370153
70-74434285
75-79313061
80-8481119
85 Plus61723

Gender

 Male 1,367 50%
 Female 1,356 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,606 95.7%
 Black Or African American 19 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.5%
 Asian 25 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 56 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2461218
25-348636122
35-4416634200
45-5426827295
55-6423117248
65-741428150
75-8449554
85 Plus12315

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 636 58%
 Single Guardian 161 15%
 Singles 214 19%
 Singles With Roommate 91 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 758 69%
 Households with Kids 344 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
112719
2151025
3151025
4171734
5101222
6151429
7132134
8201939
9221234
10151934
11121830
12261743
13231740
14151934
15151833
16232346
17171835
1892130
1920828
207613

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04008 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 04008 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 04008 real estate data, the median home value of $171,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 04008 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 04008 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04008 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,723 100%
 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 696 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 264 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 142 12%
 Households Vacant 93 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Sale Only 11 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 42 45%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 32 25%
 3+ Bedroom 95 75%
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 $70,042 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 04008 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 04008. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 883 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 651 30%
 No Earnings 638 29%
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 883 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 651 30%
 No Earnings 638 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,197 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 21 2%
 Worked at Home 121 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 54 6%
 High School Graduate 443 45%
 Associate's degree 81 8%
 Bachelor's degree 246 25%
 Master's degree 64 7%
 Professional school degree 78 8%
 Doctorate degree 12 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 547 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 14 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 41 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04008

ZIP Code 04008 is in the Rsu 75/Msad 75 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04008.

Bowdoinham Community School
23 Cemetery Rd
Bowdoinham, ME 04008
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsu 75/Msad 75 School District

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