Zip Code 04937 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFairfield
Zip Code StateMaine
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Somerset
Area Code207
Current Population:6645
Racial Majority:White 94.15%
Public School Racial Majority:White 95.9%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$44831
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46090
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time23.7 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range138 - 430 ft.
Area66 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.63880157, -69.68015289

Zip Code 04937 Description

Zip Code 04937 is located in the state of Maine in the Bangor metro area. Zip code 04937 is primarily located in Somerset County. The official US Postal Service name for 04937 is FAIRFIELD, Maine. Portions of zip code 04937 are contained within or border the city limits of Fairfield, ME, Skowhegan, ME, and Waterville, ME. The area code for zip code 04937 is 207. 04937 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maine.

The current unemployment level in 04937 is 3.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% 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 04937 increased to 6645 from 6539 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 04937 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 04937 public schools is White. 56.8% of students in 04937 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6086 94.15% 6440 -5%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 30 -100%
 Hispanic 78 1.21% 32 +144%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 53 0.82% 28 +89%
 Asian 62 0.96% 32 +94%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.17% 2 +450%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 78 2.69% 78 +123%

Zip Code 04937 Race/Ethnicity

 White 95.9%
 Black Or African American 1.1%
 Hispanic 1.6%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.6%

Zip Code 04937 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population66456539
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households2749
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
56.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$44831
Income Under $50K Per Year54.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.60%
04937 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maine District 2Jared GoldenDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Maine Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$167176
Average Real Estate Sale Price$102293
Current Unemployment Level 3.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 82e - Central Maine Embayment
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 04937 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)682031425257554736271433
Avg Max Temp (°F)29324254677681797059463456
Avg Precip (In.)3.292.423.633.483.753.763.593.433.743.933.663.2341.9
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Augusta-Waterville, ME
CBSA Type04937
CBSA Population124136
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours