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ZIP Code 04851

Primary City:Matinicus, ME (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Knox County
Timezone: Eastern (1:33pm)
Area code: 207 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.9, -68.9
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 04851

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 04851. 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 04851. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 04851, 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:
Matinicus, ME

Stats and Demographics for the 04851 ZIP Code

ZIP code 04851 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 04851 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly higher than average. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 04851 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 75
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 158
Median Home Value $170,800
Land Area 2.32 sq mi
Water Area 7.64 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 42
Median Household Income $50,417

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus


 Male 40 53%
 Female 35 47%


 White 73 97%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 2 3%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 14 33%
 Single Guardian 2 5%
 Singles 24 57%
 Singles With Roommate 2 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 35 83%
 Households with Kids 7 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 04851 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 04851 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 04851 real estate data, the median home value of $170,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 75 100%
 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 16 10%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 17 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 9 6%
 Households Vacant 116 73%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 109 94%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 0 0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $50,417 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. 04851 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 04851 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 04851 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. 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 14 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7 24%
 No Earnings 8 28%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 14 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7 24%
 No Earnings 8 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11 52%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 33%
 Worked at Home 3 14%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 04851 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 3 20%
 Associate's degree 5 33%
 Bachelor's degree 3 20%
 Master's degree 3 20%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 1 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 13 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 04851

ZIP Code 04851 is in the Rsu 65/Msad 65 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 04851.

Matinicus Elementary School
No Physical Location Available
Matinicus Isle Plantation, ME 04851
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rsu 65/Msad 65 School District