Farmington, ME 04938 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 04938: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Farmington, ME 04938

Acceptable Alternative
Chesterville, ME 04938
Industry, ME 04938

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Franklin County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.671, Longitude -70.147
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 460
  • PO Box Addresses: 297
  • Residential Addresses: 3,782
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 341
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,441

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

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Farmington, ME 04938 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 10,011
Daytime Population: Workers 5,716
Daytime Population: Residents 5,440
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 11,156
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.11
Population in Households 8,996
Population in Familes 6,232
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,015
Population Density2 80
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $38,735
Average Household Income $57,727
Per Capita Income $24,728


Total Housing Units 5,013 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,420 (48.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,570 (31.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,023 (20.4%)
Median Home Value $136,754
Average Home Value $160,186


Total Households 3,990
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 2,216
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 -0.11% -0.32%
Households -0.08% -0.39%
Families -0.3% -0.51%
Median Household Income   1.65%
Per Capita Income   2.58%

Farmington, ME 04938 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 04938 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 # 27 93rd
Population Density # 150 63rd
Diversity Index # 182 57th
Median Household Income # 296 26th
Per Capita Income # 231 42nd

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