Bar Harbor, ME 04609 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 04609: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Bar Harbor, ME 04609

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Hancock County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.385, Longitude -68.213
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 485
  • PO Box Addresses: 333
  • Residential Addresses: 2,633
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 245
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,388

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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  1. 04609 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 04609 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Bar Harbor, ME 04609 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 5,321
Population in Households 5,181
Population in Familes 3,488
Population in Group Qrtrs 140
Population Density2 122
Diversity Index3 19


Median Household Income $57,813
Average Household Income $73,173
Per Capita Income $34,705


Total Housing Units 3,615 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,440 (39.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,039 (28.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,136 (31.4%)
Median Home Value $339,738
Average Home Value $387,743


Total Households 2,479
Average Household Size 2.09
Family Households 1,270
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.2% 0.12%
Households 0.26% 0.12%
Families -0.05% -0.06%
Median Household Income   0.81%
Per Capita Income   1.55%

Bar Harbor, ME 04609 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 04609 to the other 403 ZIP Codes in Maine by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 66 84th
Population Density # 103 75th
Diversity Index # 26 94th
Median Household Income # 91 78th
Per Capita Income # 75 82nd

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