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ZIP Code 04685

Primary City:Swans Island, ME (View All Cities)
County: Hancock County
Timezone: Eastern (10:21am)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.2, -68.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04685

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04685. 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 04685. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04685, 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:
Swans Island, ME
Acceptable:
Minturn

Stats and Demographics for the 04685 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04685 is located in south 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 04685 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 small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04685 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 332
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 483
Median Home Value $184,400
Land Area 14.36 sq mi
Water Area 53.93 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 146
Median Household Income $51,875

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57613
5-9141125
10-1471118
15-198412
20-247613
25-29161026
30-34131528
35-397815
40-447512
45-4981018
50-54231437
55-59181735
60-6414822
65-6991221
70-745611
75-79257
80-84257
85 Plus6612

Gender

 Male 173 52%
 Female 159 48%
Gender

Race

 White 319 96%
 Black Or African American 3 1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 1%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 7 2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24314
25-3415722
35-4415116
45-5427532
55-6424832
65-7420323
75-847310
85 Plus617

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 83 57%
 Single Guardian 16 11%
 Singles 42 29%
 Singles With Roommate 5 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 108 74%
 Households with Kids 38 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1101
2044
3224
4202
5022
6257
7538
8303
9415
10145
11314
12022
13314
14033
15000
16325
17123
18303
19101
20022

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04685 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 04685 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 04685 real estate data, the median home value of $184,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 04685 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 04685 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04685 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 332 100%
 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 68 14%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 49 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 29 6%
 Households Vacant 337 70%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 1.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 9 2.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 295 87.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 26 7.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 23%
 2 Bedroom 7 23%
 3+ Bedroom 16 53%
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 $51,875 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 04685 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. The commute in 04685 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 74 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 86 35%
 No Earnings 84 34%
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 74 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 86 35%
 No Earnings 84 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 106 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 4%
 Worked at Home 2 2%
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 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 15 14%
 High School Graduate 53 49%
 Associate's degree 9 8%
 Bachelor's degree 15 14%
 Master's degree 10 9%
 Professional school degree 2 2%
 Doctorate degree 5 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 53 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04685

ZIP Code 04685 is in the Msad 76 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04685.

Swans Island Elementary School
116 Rose Hill Rd
Swans Island, ME 04685
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Msad 76 School District

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