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ZIP Code 04287

Primary City:Bowdoin, ME (View All Cities)
County: Sagadahoc County
Timezone: Eastern (2:50am)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.06, -69.97
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04287

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04287. 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 04287. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04287, 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:
Bowdoin, ME
Acceptable:
W Bowdoin
Unacceptable:
West Bowdoin

Stats and Demographics for the 04287 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04287 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 04287 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04287 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,224
Population Density 73 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,283
Median Home Value $181,100
Land Area 44.43 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,218
Median Household Income $61,992

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 510994203
5-9124101225
10-1410994203
15-19128104232
20-248586171
25-2910384187
30-347379152
35-39113123236
40-44115116231
45-49142178320
50-54179150329
55-59110125235
60-649888186
65-695667123
70-74523486
75-79182543
80-84141933
85 Plus82129

Gender

 Male 1,636 51%
 Female 1,588 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,111 96.5%
 Black Or African American 16 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.5%
 Asian 19 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 7 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 53 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24122537
25-3410146147
35-4421031241
45-5431429343
55-6422319242
65-7412514139
75-8443447
85 Plus16622

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 745 61%
 Single Guardian 169 14%
 Singles 230 19%
 Singles With Roommate 74 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 777 64%
 Households with Kids 441 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1221941
2231639
3162137
4261945
5282048
6271845
7242347
8192342
9261743
10182240
11161531
12231538
13282351
14241943
15232548
16242347
17312657
18291342
19211738
20181634

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04287 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 04287 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 04287 real estate data, the median home value of $181,100 is slightly higher 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 04287. Rentals in 04287 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04287 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,216 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 733 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 311 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 174 14%
 Households Vacant 65 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 20 31%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 21 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 48 24%
 2 Bedroom 58 29%
 3+ Bedroom 95 47%
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 $61,992 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 04287 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 04287. 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 1,249 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 761 31%
 No Earnings 485 19%
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 1,249 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 761 31%
 No Earnings 485 19%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,663 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 46 3%
 Worked at Home 67 4%
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 97 8.7%
 High School Graduate 671 60.1%
 Associate's degree 117 10.5%
 Bachelor's degree 157 14.1%
 Master's degree 50 4.5%
 Professional school degree 17 1.5%
 Doctorate degree 8 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 557 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 28 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 78 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04287

ZIP Code 04287 is in the Rsu 75/Msad 75 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04287.

Bowdoin Central School
1460 Main St
Bowdoin, ME 04287
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsu 75/Msad 75 School District

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