Zip Code 04856 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRockport
Zip Code StateMaine
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Knox
Area Code207
Current Population:3330
Racial Majority:White 92.57%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.9%
Unemployment Rate:2.8%
Median Household Income$59328
Average Adjusted Gross Income$79630
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time14.9 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range46 - 505 ft.
Area23 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.17411041, -69.12551117

Zip Code 04856 Description

Zip Code 04856 is located in the state of Maine in the Portland, Maine metro area. Zip code 04856 is primarily located in Knox County. The official US Postal Service name for 04856 is ROCKPORT, Maine. Portions of zip code 04856 are contained within or border the city limits of Rockland, ME, Camden, ME, . The area code for zip code 04856 is 207. 04856 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maine.

The current unemployment level in 04856 is 2.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 2.7% 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 04856 increased to 3330 from 3227 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 04856 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 04856 public schools is White. 31% of students in 04856 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3090 92.57% 3217 -4%
 Black Or African American 25 0.75% 9 +178%
 Hispanic 143 4.28% 38 +276%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 17 -100%
 Asian 22 0.66% 14 +57%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 35 1.74% 35 +66%

Zip Code 04856 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.9%
 Black Or African American 1.4%
 Hispanic 1.6%
 Asian 1.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.1%

Zip Code 04856 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population33303227
Male Population48.20%
Female Population51.80%
Total Households1422
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$59328
Income Under $50K Per Year40.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year22.30%
04856 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maine District 1Chellie PingreeDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$550351
Average Real Estate Sale Price$138147
Current Unemployment Level 2.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.7%
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 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 04856 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)12132433435257575040311936
Avg Max Temp (°F)31334152627277776958473655
Avg Precip (In.)4.593.814.64.173.873.593.412.744.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Rockland, ME
CBSA Type04856
CBSA Population41501
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours