Newry, ME 04261 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 04261: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Newry, ME 04261

Acceptable Alternative
Upton, ME 04261

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 24
  • Single Family Addresses: 247
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Oxford County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.571, Longitude -70.883
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Newry, ME 04261 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 497
Daytime Population: Workers 877
Daytime Population: Residents 237
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,114
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 2.24
Population in Households 497
Population in Familes 364
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 2
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $50,365
Average Household Income $60,116
Per Capita Income $29,756


Total Housing Units 1,646 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 201 (12.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 45 ( 2.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,400 (85.1%)
Median Home Value $197,727
Average Home Value $275,622


Total Households 246
Average Household Size 2.02
Family Households 143
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.57% 1.1%
Households 1.62% 1.11%
Families 1.32% 0.96%
Median Household Income   2.33%
Per Capita Income   2.51%

Newry, ME 04261 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 04261 to the other 399 ZIP Codes in Maine by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 336 16th
Population Density # 381 5th
Diversity Index # 276 30th
Median Household Income # 161 60th
Per Capita Income # 124 69th

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