Official Zip Code NameNewcastle
Zip Code StateMaine
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code207
Current Population:1752
Racial Majority:White 97.30%
Unemployment Rate:4.52%
Median Household Income$50390
Average Adjusted Gross Income$59466
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time20 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Lincoln
Elevation Range62 - 161 ft.
Area29 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.05467987, -69.56471252

Zip Code 04553 Description

Zip Code 04553 is located in the state of Maine in the Portland, Maine metro area. Zip code 04553 is primarily located in Lincoln County. The official US Postal Service name for 04553 is NEWCASTLE, Maine. Portions of zip code 04553 are contained within or border the city limits of Damariscotta-Newcastle, ME, . The area code for zip code 04553 is 207. 04553 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maine.

The current unemployment level in 04553 is 4.52% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 04553 decreased to 1752 from 1767 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 04553 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 04553 public schools is . % of students in 04553 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1731 97.52% 1705 +2%
 Black Or African American 8 0.45% 1 +700%
 Hispanic 6 0.34% 12 -50%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 7 -100%
 Asian 21 1.18% 6 +250%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0.51% 2 +350%
 Two Or More Races 19 0% 19 -100%

Zip Code 04553 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 04553 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population17521767
Male Population47.70%
Female Population52.30%
Total Households787
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$50390
Income Under $50K Per Year49.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.70%
114 US Congressional DistrictMaine 1
RepresentativeChellie Pingree
PartyDemocrat
Average Real Estate Asking Price$330405
Average Real Estate Sale Price$191882
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)4.52%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.02%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.53%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All
Ecoregion 82f - Midcoast
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 04553 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)12152534445359585039311937
Avg Max Temp (°F)30334253657379776857463555
Avg Precip (In.)4.343.224.434.253.933.623.142.783.84.14.684.5946.9
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time (EST)
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours