Zip Code 04843 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCamden
Zip Code StateMaine
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Knox
Area Code207
Current Population:4851
Racial Majority:White 99.88%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.3%
Unemployment Rate:5.1%
Median Household Income$49911
Average Adjusted Gross Income$86590
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time14.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range75 - 650 ft.
Area19 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.23025400, -69.08997800

Zip Code 04843 Description

Zip Code 04843 is located in the state of Maine in the Portland, Maine metro area. Zip code 04843 is primarily located in Knox County. The official US Postal Service name for 04843 is CAMDEN, Maine. Portions of zip code 04843 are contained within or border the city limits of Camden, ME, . The area code for zip code 04843 is 207. 04843 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maine.

The current unemployment level in 04843 is 5.1% 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 04843 decreased to 4851 from 5247 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 04843 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 04843 public schools is White. 25.1% of students in 04843 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4833 99.88% 4693 +3%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 12 -100%
 Hispanic 6 0.12% 52 -88%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 7 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 35 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 48 0% 48 -100%

Zip Code 04843 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.3%
 Black Or African American 1.1%
 Hispanic 2.4%
 Asian 2.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 0.5%

Zip Code 04843 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population48515247
Male Population45.60%
Female Population54.40%
Total Households2383
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$49911
Income Under $50K Per Year50.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year20.60%
04843 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maine District 1Chellie PingreeDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Maine Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$619396
Average Real Estate Sale Price$130824
Current Unemployment Level 5.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.0%
Camden, ME
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 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 04843 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)11132433435258575039311836
Avg Max Temp (°F)30334151627277766857473654
Avg Precip (In.)4.423.584.474.133.893.583.372.784.14.044.834.1947.38
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Rockland, ME
CBSA Type04843
CBSA Population41501
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours