Washington, ME 04574 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 04574: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Washington, ME 04574

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 42
  • Single Family Addresses: 597
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Knox County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.273, Longitude -69.39
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Washington, ME 04574 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,540
Population in Households 1,507
Population in Familes 1,210
Population in Group Qrtrs 33
Population Density1 39
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 629
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 433
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 820 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 537 (65.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 92 (11.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 191 (23.3%)
Median Home Value $163,321
Average Home Value $185,009


Median Household Income $41,788
Average Household Income $51,943
Per Capita Income $21,716
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.14% 0.27%
Households 0.39% 0.38%
Families 0.22% 0.28%
Median Household Income   2.42%
Per Capita Income   2.07%
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.

Washington, ME 04574 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 04574 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 # 217 46th
Population Density1 # 242 40th
Diversity Index2 # 250 40th
Median Household Income # 238 41st
Per Capita Income # 301 25th

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