Zip Code 04079 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHarpswell
Zip Code StateMaine
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cumberland
Area Code207
Current Population:3871
Racial Majority:White 98.62%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.7%
Unemployment Rate:3.5%
Median Household Income$48229
Average Adjusted Gross Income$100830
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time34.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range3 - 52 ft.
Area19 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.80880500, -69.94372200

Zip Code 04079 Description

Zip Code 04079 is located in the state of Maine in the Portland, Maine metro area. Zip code 04079 is primarily located in Cumberland County. The official US Postal Service name for 04079 is HARPSWELL, Maine. Portions of zip code 04079 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 04079 is 207. 04079 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maine.

The current unemployment level in 04079 is 3.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 2.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 04079 decreased to 3871 from 4067 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 04079 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 04079 public schools is White. 43% of students in 04079 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3796 98.62% 3742 +1%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 3 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 36 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 10 -100%
 Asian 27 0.7% 23 +17%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 56 0.68% 56 -54%

Zip Code 04079 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.7%
 Black Or African American 0.5%
 Hispanic 1.8%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 3.2%

Zip Code 04079 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population38714067
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households1781
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$48229
Income Under $50K Per Year52.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year20.90%
04079 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maine District 1Chellie PingreeDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$428573
Average Real Estate Sale Price$259372
Current Unemployment Level 3.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 82f - Midcoast
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 04079 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)11142434435358574938301836
Avg Max Temp (°F)31344254657480787059473656
Avg Precip (In.)4.063.364.394.333.973.583.323.133.644.194.794.3647.12
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, ME
CBSA Type04079
CBSA Population524531
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours