Zip Code 04073 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSanford
Zip Code StateMaine
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: York
Area Code207
Current Population:16189
Racial Majority:White 94.6%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.9%
Unemployment Rate:3.3%
Median Household Income$40006
Average Adjusted Gross Income$43990
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time28.5 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range174 - 420 ft.
Area38 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.40813065, -70.74365997

Zip Code 04073 Description

Zip Code 04073 is located in the state of Maine in the Portland, Maine metro area. Zip code 04073 is primarily located in York County. The official US Postal Service name for 04073 is SANFORD, Maine. Portions of zip code 04073 are contained within or border the city limits of South Sanford, ME, Sanford, ME, and Springvale, ME. The area code for zip code 04073 is 207. 04073 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maine.

The current unemployment level in 04073 is 3.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 2.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.3% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 04073 increased to 16189 from 16095 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 04073 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 04073 public schools is White. 63.6% of students in 04073 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 15446 94.6% 15134 +2%
 Black Or African American 50 0.31% 103 -51%
 Hispanic 334 2.05% 262 +27%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.12% 63 -68%
 Asian 214 1.31% 353 -39%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 6 0% 6 -100%
 Two Or More Races 268 1.61% 268 -2%

Zip Code 04073 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.9%
 Black Or African American 1.4%
 Hispanic 1.8%
 Asian 2.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.9%

Zip Code 04073 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1618916095
Male Population48.20%
Female Population51.80%
Total Households6624
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$40006
Income Under $50K Per Year59.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.30%
04073 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maine District 1Chellie PingreeDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$160089
Average Real Estate Sale Price$62500
Current Unemployment Level 3.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.0%
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 59h - Gulf of Maine Coastal Plain
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 04073 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)11142332435258564837291835
Avg Max Temp (°F)32364557707883807261483658
Avg Precip (In.)4.173.654.614.563.993.6843.773.774.444.894.3249.85
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, ME
CBSA Type04073
CBSA Population524531
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours