Zip Code 04976 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSkowhegan
Zip Code StateMaine
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Somerset
Area Code207
Current Population:9903
Racial Majority:White 96.89%
Public School Racial Majority:White 95.3%
Unemployment Rate:4.8%
Median Household Income$33667
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47340
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time18.6 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range200 - 535 ft.
Area90 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.80194855, -69.64823914

Zip Code 04976 Description

Zip Code 04976 is located in the state of Maine in the Bangor metro area. Zip code 04976 is primarily located in Somerset County. The official US Postal Service name for 04976 is SKOWHEGAN, Maine. Portions of zip code 04976 are contained within or border the city limits of Skowhegan, ME, Norridgewock, ME, . The area code for zip code 04976 is 207. 04976 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maine.

The current unemployment level in 04976 is 4.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 04976 decreased to 9903 from 10051 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 04976 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 04976 public schools is White. 62.4% of students in 04976 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 9465 96.89% 9582 -1%
 Black Or African American 33 0.34% 42 -21%
 Hispanic 59 0.6% 50 +18%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.28% 35 -23%
 Asian 13 0.13% 62 -79%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 129 1.76% 129 +33%

Zip Code 04976 Race/Ethnicity

 White 95.3%
 Black Or African American 0.8%
 Hispanic 1.1%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.3%

Zip Code 04976 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population990310051
Male Population47.50%
Female Population52.50%
Total Households4296
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$33667
Income Under $50K Per Year67.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.90%
04976 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maine District 2Jared GoldenDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$110978
Average Real Estate Sale Price$142350
Current Unemployment Level 4.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
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 04976 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)461831415156554635271332
Avg Max Temp (°F)27314052667480786957443254
Avg Precip (In.)3.282.393.393.453.73.743.443.443.523.713.683.3441.1
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours