New Portland, ME 04961 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 04961: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
New Portland, ME 04961

Acceptable Alternative
Carrying Place Town TWP, ME 04961
Caryng Pl Twp, ME 04961
Dead River TWP, ME 04961
Dead Rvr Twp, ME 04961
Highland Plt, ME 04961
Lexington Twp, ME 04961
N New Portland, ME 04961
N New Portlnd, ME 04961
North New Portland, ME 04961
Pierce Pond, ME 04961
Pierce Pond TWP, ME 04961

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Somerset County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.013, Longitude -70.082
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 11
  • PO Box Addresses: 126
  • Residential Addresses: 343
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 343

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

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New Portland, ME 04961 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,142
Daytime Population: Workers 83
Daytime Population: Residents 624
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 707
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.62
Population in Households 1,141
Population in Familes 848
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 10
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $35,819
Average Household Income $43,697
Per Capita Income $20,876


Total Housing Units 1,133 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 482 (42.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 63 ( 5.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 588 (51.9%)
Median Home Value $121,154
Average Home Value $151,971


Total Households 545
Average Household Size 2.09
Family Households 329
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 1.52% 0.61%
Households 1.59% 0.65%
Families 1.42% 0.54%
Median Household Income   0.47%
Per Capita Income   2.17%

New Portland, ME 04961 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 04961 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 # 261 35th
Population Density # 348 13th
Diversity Index # 233 44th
Median Household Income # 347 13th
Per Capita Income # 344 14th

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