Lewiston, ME 04240 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 04240: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lewiston, ME 04240

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,216
  • Single Family Addresses: 13,362
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,213
  • County: Androscoggin County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.097, Longitude -70.187
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Lewiston, ME 04240 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 37,101
Population in Households 34,984
Population in Familes 25,048
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,117
Population Density1 1,081
Diversity Index2 29
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 15,372
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 8,557
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 16,976 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,918 (40.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,454 (49.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,604 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $152,629
Average Home Value $165,546
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $36,859
Average Household Income $52,021
Per Capita Income $22,233
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.22% 0.18%
Households 0.11% 0.16%
Families -0.12% 0.02%
Median Household Income   -0.73%
Per Capita Income   1.4%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Lewiston, ME 04240 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 04240 to the other 400 ZIP Codes in Maine by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 2 100th
Population Density1 # 7 99th
Diversity Index2 # 12 97th
Median Household Income # 316 21st
Per Capita Income # 287 29th

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