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ZIP Code 04493

Post Office City:West Enfield, ME (View All Cities)
County: Penobscot County
Timezone: Eastern (6:51am)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.2, -68.5
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04493

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 04493. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 04493 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
West Enfield, ME
Acceptable:
Enfield, Lowell

Stats and Demographics for the 04493 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04493 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 04493 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04493 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,967
Population Density 29 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,253
Median Home Value $98,600
Land Area 66.77 sq mi
Water Area 7.62 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 806
Median Household Income $43,795

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 47


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55347100
5-94952101
10-145659115
15-195254106
20-24494897
25-29414384
30-345654110
35-396256118
40-446558123
45-497291163
50-54106104210
55-597587162
60-646368131
65-695455109
70-74455095
75-79323971
80-84242852
85 Plus71320

Gender

 Male 961 49%
 Female 1,006 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,918 97.5%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 1.0%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 21 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24171330
25-34542377
35-4410917126
45-5416711178
55-6415318171
65-7411810128
75-84701484
85 Plus8412

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 483 60%
 Single Guardian 95 12%
 Singles 159 20%
 Singles With Roommate 69 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 594 74%
 Households with Kids 212 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
161016
2101121
391019
417926
5111526
615823
710717
85611
981624
1012820
11121325
12141428
1371522
1411920
1561521
1612820
17101323
1891019
1915823
209514

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04493 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 04493 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 04493 real estate data, the median home value of $98,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 04493. Rentals in 04493 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04493 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,967 100%
 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 416 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 280 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 110 9%
 Households Vacant 447 36%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 22 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 369 83%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 4%
 1 Bedroom 16 22%
 2 Bedroom 19 26%
 3+ Bedroom 35 48%
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 $43,795 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 04493 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 04493. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 467 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 439 28%
 No Earnings 664 42%
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 467 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 439 28%
 No Earnings 664 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 715 93.6%
 Public transportation 2 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.3%
 Worked at Home 45 5.9%
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 207 14.1%
 High School Graduate 877 59.9%
 Associate's degree 225 15.4%
 Bachelor's degree 110 7.5%
 Master's degree 37 2.5%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 8 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 281 83.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 3.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 44 13.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04493

ZIP Code 04493 is in the Rsu 31/Msad 31 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04493.

Enfield Station Elementary School
561 Hammett Rd
West Enfield, ME 04493
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsu 31/Msad 31 School District

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