Zip Code 04240 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLewiston
Zip Code StateMaine
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Androscoggin
Area Code207
Current Population:36592
Racial Majority:White 87.07%
Public School Racial Majority:White 63.9%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$34556
Average Adjusted Gross Income$42270
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time19.4 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range217 - 351 ft.
Area37 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.08660126, -70.17031097

Zip Code 04240 Description

Zip Code 04240 is located in the state of Maine in the Portland, Maine metro area. Zip code 04240 is primarily located in Androscoggin County. The official US Postal Service name for 04240 is LEWISTON, Maine. Portions of zip code 04240 are contained within or border the city limits of Lewiston, ME, Auburn, ME, . The area code for zip code 04240 is 207. 04240 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maine.

The current unemployment level in 04240 is 3.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.3% and is lower 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 04240 increased to 36592 from 35690 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 04240 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 04240 public schools is White. 69.5% of students in 04240 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 31701 87.07% 31273 +1%
 Black Or African American 1264 3.47% 3129 -60%
 Hispanic 1050 2.88% 730 +44%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 66 0.18% 141 -53%
 Asian 483 1.33% 384 +26%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 19 0.05% 14 +36%
 Other Race 53 0.04% 53 -74%
 Two Or More Races 868 4.98% 868 +109%

Zip Code 04240 Race/Ethnicity

 White 63.9%
 Black Or African American 28.9%
 Hispanic 2.9%
 Asian 1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 2.5%

Zip Code 04240 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population3659235690
Male Population48.10%
Female Population51.90%
Total Households15267
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$34556
Income Under $50K Per Year66.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.90%
04240 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maine District 2Jared GoldenDemocrat
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04240 Maine State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
56Rick MasonRepublican
58Jim HandyDemocrat
59Margaret CravenDemocrat
60Kristen CloutierDemocrat
61Heidi BrooksDemocrat
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04240 Maine State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
21Nate LibbyDemocrat
22Jeffrey TimberlakeRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$150016
Average Real Estate Sale Price$145150
Current Unemployment Level 3.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.5%
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 82e - Central Maine Embayment
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 04240 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)11142435455560595140311837
Avg Max Temp (°F)29334254677681797058453456
Avg Precip (In.)3.983.064.564.193.853.843.713.233.524.134.414.1846.65
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lewiston-Auburn, ME
CBSA Type04240
CBSA Population107980
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours