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ZIP Code 04847

Primary City:Hope, ME (View All Cities)
County: Knox County
Timezone: Eastern (12:44am)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.25, -69.19
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04847

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04847. 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 04847. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04847, 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:
Hope, ME
Acceptable:
Camden

Stats and Demographics for the 04847 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04847 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 04847 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 04847 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,536
Population Density 70 people per sq mi
Housing Units 805
Median Home Value $213,400
Land Area 21.96 sq mi
Water Area 1.92 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 603
Median Household Income $54,583

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5434386
5-95163114
10-14534497
15-195347100
20-24291847
25-29303565
30-34374986
35-39435497
40-446362125
45-496274136
50-548079159
55-596164125
60-644952101
65-69353267
70-74323264
75-79122133
80-8413821
85 Plus5813

Gender

 Male 751 49%
 Female 785 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,487 96.8%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.8%
 Asian 10 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 24 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2410616
25-34451762
35-4410415119
45-541459154
55-6411613129
65-7476581
75-8429332
85 Plus7310

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 368 61%
 Single Guardian 76 13%
 Singles 112 19%
 Singles With Roommate 47 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 396 66%
 Households with Kids 207 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1121224
212719
391221
46410
581119
68917
7161430
871421
9121527
10101121
116713
1212820
1312820
14131023
159918
1615621
17131629
1861218
1910414
207512

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04847 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 04847 were primarily built in the 1990s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 04847 real estate data, the median home value of $213,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 04847 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 04847 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 04847 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,529 99.5%
 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 7 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 356 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 176 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 71 9%
 Households Vacant 202 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 14 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 171 85%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 4%
 1 Bedroom 24 27%
 2 Bedroom 21 24%
 3+ Bedroom 40 45%
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 $54,583 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 04847 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. More commuters in 04847 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 519 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 410 33%
 No Earnings 296 24%
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 519 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 410 33%
 No Earnings 296 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 704 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 35 4%
 Worked at Home 55 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 04847 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 18 3%
 High School Graduate 339 63%
 Associate's degree 40 7%
 Bachelor's degree 85 16%
 Master's degree 43 8%
 Professional school degree 6 1%
 Doctorate degree 6 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 248 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 48 15%
 Not Enrolled in School 32 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04847

ZIP Code 04847 is in the Hope School Department School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04847.

Hope Elementary School
34 Highfield Rd
Hope, ME 04847
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hope School Department School District

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