Houlton, ME 04730 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 04730: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Houlton, ME 04730

Acceptable Alternative
Hammond, ME 04730
Hodgdon, ME 04730
Linneus, ME 04730
Littleton, ME 04730
Ludlow, ME 04730

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Aroostook County
  • Centroid: Latitude 46.125, Longitude -67.839
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 487
  • PO Box Addresses: 643
  • Residential Addresses: 3,939
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 369
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,570

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Houlton, ME 04730 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 10,153
Daytime Population: Workers 9,061
Daytime Population: Residents 5,807
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 14,868
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.46
Population in Households 9,825
Population in Familes 7,722
Population in Group Qrtrs 328
Population Density2 46
Diversity Index3 19


Median Household Income $35,913
Average Household Income $49,348
Per Capita Income $21,075


Total Housing Units 4,873 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,720 (55.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,461 (30.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 692 (14.2%)
Median Home Value $90,580
Average Home Value $123,713


Total Households 4,181
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 2,654
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 0.2% -0.24%
Households 0.3% -0.21%
Families 0.11% -0.33%
Median Household Income   0.91%
Per Capita Income   2.46%

Houlton, ME 04730 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 04730 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 # 26 94th
Population Density # 221 45th
Diversity Index # 24 94th
Median Household Income # 345 14th
Per Capita Income # 339 15th

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