Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages:
Notable locations in zip code 04679: White Birches Campground (A), Smugglers Den Campground (B), Seawall Picnic Area (C), Seawall Campground (D), Hinckley Great Harbor Marina (E), Causeway Golf Course (F), Beals Wharf (G), Ikes Landing (H), Mount Desert Oceanarium (I), Southwest Harbor / Tremont Ambulance Association (J), Southwest Harbor Public Library (K), Wendell Gilley Museum (L), Southwest Harbor Volunteer Fire Department (M). Display/hide their locations on the map
Churches in zip code 04679 include: Manset Union Church (A), Saint Johns Episcopal Church (B), Saint Peter Roman Catholic Church (C), Southwest Harbor Congregational Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map
219 married couples with children.
257 single-parent households (17 men, 240 women).
94.7% of residents of 04679 zip code speak English at home.
2.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (85% very well, 15% not well).
8.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (28% very well, 72% well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (67% very well, 33% well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (100% very well).
Foreign born population: 85 (4.5%) (3.1% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:
Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents:
Dominican Republic (8%)
El Salvador (8%)
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
2000 or later: 73
1990 to 1999: 8
1980 to 1989: 7
Before 1980: 26
Races in zip code 04679:
White population: 1,828 Black population: 0 American Indian population: 0 Asian population: 8 Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population: 0 Some other race population: 1 Two or more races population: 65 Hispanic or Latino population: 28
First ancestries reported:
French (except Basque): 178
Other groups: 92
French Canadian: 36
Northern European: 14
Public primary/middle school in zip code 04679 not listed on the city page:
PEMETIC ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 212; Location: MAIN ST PO BOX 255, SOUTHWEST HBR, ME; Grades: KG - 08)
Private primary/middle school not listed on the city page:
ISLAND MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 62; Location: PO BOX 418, STHWEST HARBOR, ME; Grades: PK - KG)
Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:
PEMETIC ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (MAIN ST PO BOX 255 in SOUTHWEST HARBOR, ME)
(Geographic Names Information System) (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-40502 Organizations: SOUTHWEST HARBOR SCHOOL DEPARTMENT (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
HINCKLEY CO THE (130 SHORE ROAD in SOUTHWEST HARBOR, ME)
AIR SYNTHETIC MINOR (AIRS/AFS) CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources) HAZARDOUS WASTE BIENNIAL REPORTER (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities) Business SIC classification: BOAT BUILDING AND REPAIRING Organizations: THE TALARIA CO LLC (CONTACT/OWNER)
Alternative names: HENRY R HINCKLEY CO, HINKLEY CO.
SOUTHWEST HARBOR TOWN OF (TOWN MANAGER in SOUTHWEST HARBOR, ME)
GOTT, DOUG & SONS, INC. (ROUTE 184, LAMOINE in SOUTHWEST HARBO, ME)
AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS) Business SIC classification: CRUSHED AND BROKEN GRANITE Alternative names: DOUG GOTT & SONS INCORPORATED
SOUTHWEST BOAT MARINE SERVICES (168 CLARK POINT ROAD in SOUTHWEST HARBOR, ME)
National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
SOUTHWEST HARBOR WWTF (ADDRESS NOT IN PCS in SOUTHWEST HARBOR, ME)
National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit Business SIC classification: SEWERAGE SYSTEMS Organizations: SOUTHWEST HARBOR, TOWN OF (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
, TOWN OF SOUTHWEST HARBOR (CONTACT/OWNER)
Alternative names: SOUTHWEST HARBOR W W T F, TOWN, TOWN OF SOUTHWEST HARBOR, TOWN OF SOUTHWEST HARBOR WWTF
SPCA (ROUTE 102 BOX 434 in SOUTHWEST HARBOR, ME)
AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS) Business SIC classification: SPECIALTY HOSPITALS, EXCEPT PSYCHIATRIC
PETTEGROW MALCOLM L INC (SEAL COVE RD in SOUTHWEST HARBOR, ME)
Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification Organizations: MALCOLM L PETTEGROW (CONTACT/OWNER)
Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 7.8%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 11.1%
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (65%)
Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)
Other fuel (6%)
Solar energy (1%)
Utility gas (1%)
Coal or coke (1%)
Population in 1990: 927. Population change in the 1990s: +1,251 (+135.0%).
Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:
This state: 1,281
63% of the 04679 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago. Out of people who lived in different houses, 50% lived in this county. Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Maine.
Year Householders Moved Into Unit:
Private vs. public school enrollment:
Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 28
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 14
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 41
Educational Attainment (%)
School Enrollment by Level of School (%)
Class of Workers (%)
Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:
AEROHYDRO INC (54 HERRICK RD in SOUTHWEST HARB, ME; small business) : $712,747 in 4 contractsfrom 2000 to 2005
$349,629 with Army for Other Research and Development -- Basic Research (R&D). Signed on 2000-11-21. Completion date: 2002-01-13.
$349,629, same as above.Signed on 2000-01-13. Completion date: 2002-01-07.
$7,960 with Navy for Telephone and Telegraph Equipment. Signed on 2005-09-25. Completion date: 2006-09-30.
$5,529 with Army for ADP Software. Signed on 2003-06-03. Completion date: 2004-06-08.
THE TALARIA CO LLC (130 SHORE ROAD in SOUTHWEST HARB, ME; small business) : $27,600 in 5 contractsfrom 2001 to 2004
Contracts for Non-nuclear Ship Repair (East) Ship repair (including overhauls and conversions) performed on non-nuclear propelled and nonpropelled ships east of the 108th meridian, Miscellaneous Ship and Marine Equipment by United States Coast Guard (disused code: now 7008), Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only Signed by year:2000: $0; 2001: $14,000; 2002: $5,000; 2003: $0; 2004: $8,600; 2005: $0; 2006: $0.
$9,000 with United States Coast Guard (disused code: now 7008) for Non-nuclear Ship Repair (East) Ship repair (including overhauls and conversions) performed on non-nuclear propelled and nonpropelled ships east of the 108th meridian. Signed on 2001-08-15. Completion date: 2001-08-15.
$5,000, same as above.Signed on 2002-01-15. Completion date: 2002-01-15.
$5,000, same as above.Signed on 2001-08-15. Completion date: 2001-08-15.
$4,300 with Army for Miscellaneous Ship and Marine Equipment. Taking place in GA. Signed on 2004-03-24. Completion date: 2004-04-08.
G C MANAGEMENT CORP (78 SEAL COVE RD in SOUTHWEST HARB, ME; small business) : $3,999 in 3 contractsfrom 2002 to 2005
$2,020 with Army for Beverages, Nonalcoholic. Signed on 2003-02-24. Completion date: 2004-04-10.
$2,020, same as above.Signed on 2002-04-11. Completion date: 2004-04-10.
$-41, same as above.Signed on 2005-01-21. Completion date: 2001-10-31.
Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:
Other Services (except Public Administration): Other Personal and Household Goods Repair and Maintenance (100-249 employees: 1 establishment, 1-4 employees: 1 establishment)
Construction: Site Preparation Contractors (50-99: 1, 10-19: 1)
Construction: New Single-Family Housing Construction (except Operative Builders) (10-19: 1, 5-9: 4, 1-4: 3)