Thomaston, ME 04861 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 04861: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Thomaston, ME 04861

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 142
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,208
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 110
  • County: Knox County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.082, Longitude -69.179
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Thomaston, ME 04861 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 2,699
Population in Households 2,662
Population in Familes 2,017
Population in Group Qrtrs 37
Population Density1 255
Diversity Index2 8
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,207
Average Household Size 2.21
Family Households 751
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,386 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 807 (58.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 400 (28.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 179 (12.9%)
Median Home Value $192,464
Average Home Value $212,515
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $49,785
Average Household Income $65,969
Per Capita Income $29,822
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.14% 0.22%
Households 0.29% 0.33%
Families 0.13% 0.24%
Median Household Income   1.09%
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.

Thomaston, ME 04861 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 04861 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 # 137 66th
Population Density1 # 49 88th
Diversity Index2 # 230 42nd
Median Household Income # 144 64th
Per Capita Income # 105 74th

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