Zip Code 04038 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGorham
Zip Code StateMaine
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cumberland
Secondary County: York
Area Code207
Current Population:16381
Racial Majority:White 93.63%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.1%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$61880
Average Adjusted Gross Income$74640
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time23 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range115 - 279 ft.
Area52 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.70317000, -70.45829000

Zip Code 04038 Description

Zip Code 04038 is located in the state of Maine in the Portland, Maine metro area. Zip code 04038 is primarily located in Cumberland County. Portions of 04038 are also located in York County. The official US Postal Service name for 04038 is GORHAM, Maine. Portions of zip code 04038 are contained within or border the city limits of Gorham, ME, Little Falls-South Windham, ME, Westbrook, ME, and North Windham, ME. The area code for zip code 04038 is 207. 04038 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maine.

The current unemployment level in 04038 is 4.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 2.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 04038 increased to 16381 from 16092 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 04038 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 04038 public schools is White. 23.3% of students in 04038 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 15615 93.63% 15690 +-0%
 Black Or African American 187 1.12% 110 +70%
 Hispanic 154 0.92% 152 +1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 46 0.28% 55 -16%
 Asian 186 1.12% 152 +22%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 8 1.15% 8 +2300%
 Two Or More Races 212 1.78% 212 +40%

Zip Code 04038 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.1%
 Black Or African American 1.4%
 Hispanic 1.4%
 Asian 1.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.4%

Zip Code 04038 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1638116092
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households5719
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$61880
Income Under $50K Per Year38.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year22.70%
04038 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maine District 1Chellie PingreeDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$236510
Average Real Estate Sale Price$246333
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 59f - Gulf of Maine Coastal Lowland
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 04038 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)12152434445358574938301836
Avg Max Temp (°F)32354355677681797160483757
Avg Precip (In.)3.943.174.224.363.93.583.563.233.544.364.724.1146.68
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, ME
CBSA Type04038
CBSA Population524531
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours