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04743 Zip Code (Fort Kent, ME) Detailed Profile




City: Fort Kent, ME (4.05%)
County: Aroostook County, ME
Estimated zip code population in 2016: 4,691
Zip code population in 2010: 4,676
Zip code population in 2000: 4,902

Houses and condos: 2,260
Renter-occupied apartments: 546
% of renters here:

28%
State:

28%
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in zip code 04743: 87.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 135.9 sq. mi.
Water area: 2.3 sq. mi.
Population density: 35 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 04743
Zip code 04743 (Fort Kent, Maine) real estate house value trends

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2016:
This zip code:

1.3% ($1,776)
Maine:

1.4% ($2,495)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,798 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,759 (1.4%)

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Males: 2,302  (49.1%)
Females: 2,389  (50.9%)

For population 25 years and over in 04743:

  • High school or higher: 89.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 04743:

  • Never married: 33.3%
  • Now married: 53.2%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 5.9%

Zip code 04743 compared to state average:

  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Races in zip code 04743

  • Zip code 04743 races chart
    • 4,422White population
    • 31Black population
    • 43American Indian population
    • 30Asian population
    • 0Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 0Some other race population
    • 115Two or more races population
    • 35Hispanic or Latino population

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100% rural population.

Estimated median house/condo value in 2016: $138,738
04743:

$138,738
Maine:

$184,700



According to our research of Maine and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in 04743 zip code as of July 21, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 04743 is 521 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this zip code is near the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

45.1 years
Maine median age:

44.5 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.2 people
Maine:

2.4 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 04743, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $46,849 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$46,849
State:

$52,375

Salary/wage: $37,130 (reported on 85.7% of returns)
Here:

$37,130
State:

$43,415
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 72.0% for AGIs below $25k, 76.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 77.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 80.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 73.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 31.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $932 (reported on 44.9% of returns)
This zip code:

$932
Maine:

$1,221
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.8% for AGIs below $25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 0.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $2,356 (reported on 16.3% of returns)
Here:

$2,356
State:

$5,812
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs below $25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$7,280 (reported on 10.2% of returns)
Here:

+$7,280
State:

+$11,897
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.9% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$9,875 (reported on 18.4% of returns)
Here:

+$9,875
State:

+$12,144
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.5% for AGIs below $25k, 4.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.9% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $11,288 (reported on 8.2% of returns)
04743:

$11,288
Maine:

$13,385
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.8% for AGIs below $25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 6.9% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Total itemized deductions: $19,038 (18% of AGI, reported on 19.9% of returns)
Here:

$19,038
State:

$21,859

Here:

17.9% of AGI
State:

20.9% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.1% for AGIs below $25k, 5.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 9.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $2,435 (reported on 13.3% of returns)
Here:

$2,435
State:

$2,741
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 0.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $9,785 (reported on 19.9% of returns)
04743:

$9,785
State:

$9,996
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.0% for AGIs below $25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 7.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $1,903 (reported on 16.3% of returns)
Here:

$1,903
State:

$1,959
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.0% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 72.4%
Here:

72%
State:

48%
(% for various income ranges: 63.5% for AGIs below $25k, 76.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 76.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 81.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 90.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 100.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 04743, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $36,170 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$36,170
State:

$42,606

Salary/wage: $30,441 (reported on 85.4% of returns)
Here:

$30,441
State:

$36,376
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 110.5% for AGIs below $10k, 76.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 79.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 80.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 76.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 51.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,269 (reported on 53.9% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,269
Maine:

$1,367
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.9% for AGIs below $10k, 2.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,318 (reported on 18.0% of returns)
Here:

$1,318
State:

$3,533
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.7% for AGIs below $10k, 0.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$6,903 (reported on 11.9% of returns)
Here:

+$6,903
State:

+$11,433
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $10k, 0.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$7,577 (reported on 18.9% of returns)
Here:

+$7,577
State:

+$10,755
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 11.9% for AGIs below $10k, 6.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from farming: +$152 (reported on 1.7% of returns)
Here +$152
State -$2,763

IRA payment deduction: $3,240 (reported on 5.0% of returns)
04743:

$3,240
Maine:

$3,014
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Self-employed pension: $11,600 (reported on 0.5% of returns)
Here:

$11,600
Maine:

$12,886

Total itemized deductions: $15,964 (18% of AGI, reported on 18.3% of returns)
Here:

$15,964
State:

$18,231

Here:

18.2% of AGI
State:

21.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.9% for AGIs below $10k, 2.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 7.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 8.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 12.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,724 (3% of AGI, reported on 14.9% of returns)
Here:

$2,724
State:

$2,466

Here:

2.8% of AGI
State:

2.8% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $4,852 (reported on 75.6% of returns)
04743:

$4,852
State:

$6,047
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.8% for AGIs below $10k, 4.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 17.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,528 (reported on 16.0% of returns)
Here:

$1,528
State:

$1,520

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 73.6%
Here:

74%
State:

53%
(% for various income ranges: 62.8% for AGIs below $10k, 71.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 79.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 77.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 83.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 89.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2016:
This zip code:

$40,976
Maine:

$53,079
Fort Kent, ME (04743) map Nearest zip codes: 04781, 04739, 04745, 04779, 04772, 04756.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

47.3%
Maine:

43.7%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

6.4%
Maine:

8.2%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 344
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,630


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 25 (25 now married, 0 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 1,032 (418 now married, 615 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 04743 with a mortgage: 824 (81 home equity loan, 7 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 609

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,019
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $419

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2016:
This zip code:

17.7%
Whole state:

12.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2016:
This zip code:

9.5%
Whole state:

7.9%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.1
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.7
State:

4.1
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 04743: Ledges (A), Carter Brook Camp (B), Sugar Camp (C), Labbe Camp (D), Saucier Camp (E), Wheelock Siding (F), Fort Kent Fire Department (G), Ambulance Service Incorporated (H), Acadian Archives (I), Guerrette Volunteer Fire Department (J), Fort Kent Blockhouse (K), Fort Kent Historical Society Museum (L), Fort Kent Public Library (M). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Shopping Center: Fort Kent Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

    Churches in zip code 04743 include: Saint Louis Parish Church (A), Saint John Church (B), Christ Congregational Church (C), Assembly of God Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Saint John Baptist Church Cemetery (1), Saint John Catholic Cemetery (2), Congregational Cemetery (3), Saint Louis Cemetery (4), Old Saint Louis Cemetery (5), Holy Family Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Lakes and reservoirs: Wallagrass Lakes (A), Wheelock Lake (B), Black Lake (C), Black Pond (D), Deer Pond (E), Dry Pond (F), Gilbert Ponds (G), Marcum Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Audibert Brook (A), Sinclair Brook (B), Wheelock Brook (C), Fish River (D), Factory Brook (E), Godfrey Brook (F), Kelly Brook (G), Gilbert Brook (H), Perley Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Park in zip code 04743: Fort Kent Historical Society Gardens (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Year house built

  • 0Built 2014 or later
  • 0Built 2010 to 2013
  • 412Built 2000 to 2009
  • 315Built 1990 to 1999
  • 285Built 1980 to 1989
  • 361Built 1970 to 1979
  • 98Built 1960 to 1969
  • 207Built 1950 to 1959
  • 168Built 1940 to 1949
  • 368Built 1939 or earlier
Note: State values scaled to 04743 population

Zip code 04743 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Fort Kent, ME (04743)

  • 0no bedroom
  • 311 bedroom
  • 2572 bedrooms
  • 7853 bedrooms
  • 2684 bedrooms
  • 945+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 04743 population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fort Kent, ME (04743)

  • 17no bedroom
  • 2121 bedroom
  • 2172 bedrooms
  • 913 bedrooms
  • 224 bedrooms
  • 195+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 04743 population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Fort Kent, ME (04743) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 47no vehicle
  • 3431 vehicle
  • 6792 vehicles
  • 3013 vehicles
  • 334 vehicles
  • 255+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 04743 population

Cars and other vehicles available in Fort Kent, ME (04743) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 68no vehicle
  • 3611 vehicle
  • 852 vehicles
  • 143 vehicles
  • 154 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 04743 population

  • Zip code 04743 household income distribution in 2016

  • Zip code 04743 household income distribution in 2016
  • 208Less than $10,000
  • 175$10,000 to $14,999
  • 94$15,000 to $19,999
  • 95$20,000 to $24,999
  • 120$25,000 to $29,999
  • 120$30,000 to $34,999
  • 153$35,000 to $39,999
  • 165$40,000 to $44,999
  • 60$45,000 to $49,999
  • 89$50,000 to $59,999
  • 184$60,000 to $74,999
  • 234$75,000 to $99,999
  • 122$100,000 to $124,999
  • 65$125,000 to $149,999
  • 29$150,000 to $199,999
  • 29$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2016 in zip code 04743

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2016 in zip code 04743
  • 16Less than $10,000
  • 6$15,000 to $19,999
  • 11$20,000 to $24,999
  • 9$25,000 to $29,999
  • 3$30,000 to $34,999
  • 19$35,000 to $39,999
  • 27$40,000 to $49,999
  • 49$50,000 to $59,999
  • 114$60,000 to $69,999
  • 35$70,000 to $79,999
  • 58$80,000 to $89,999
  • 103$90,000 to $99,999
  • 176$100,000 to $124,999
  • 113$125,000 to $149,999
  • 179$150,000 to $174,999
  • 94$175,000 to $199,999
  • 131$200,000 to $249,999
  • 150$250,000 to $299,999
  • 24$300,000 to $399,999
  • 20$400,000 to $499,999
  • 3$750,000 to $999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in zip code 04743

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in zip code 04743
  • 8$150 to $199
  • 32$200 to $249
  • 50$250 to $299
  • 14$300 to $349
  • 8$350 to $399
  • 58$400 to $449
  • 60$450 to $499
  • 44$500 to $549
  • 28$550 to $599
  • 66$600 to $649
  • 12$650 to $699
  • 18$700 to $749
  • 36$800 to $899
  • 21$900 to $999
  • 17$1,000 to $1,249
  • 24No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2016: $579.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $126,764.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2016 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $140,435

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $138,738
04743:

$138,738
Maine:

$184,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $92,600 - $206,691

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Note: State values scaled to Here population

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,550
  • One, attached: 17
  • Two: 146
  • 3 or 4: 145
  • 5 to 9: 112
  • 10 to 19: 47
  • 20 to 49: 47
  • Mobile homes: 185

Unemployment: 5.3%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 04743

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 04743
  • 79.5%1,891Drove a car alone
  • 7.1%169Carpooled
  • 1.3%32Bicycle
  • 5.0%118Walked
  • 2.2%52Other means
  • 4.7%113Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 04743

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 04743
  • 302Less than 5 minutes
  • 6625 to 9 minutes
  • 45510 to 14 minutes
  • 23215 to 19 minutes
  • 11820 to 24 minutes
  • 3625 to 29 minutes
  • 22230 to 34 minutes
  • 1235 to 39 minutes
  • 2240 to 44 minutes
  • 6345 to 59 minutes
  • 6060 to 89 minutes
  • 3690 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 97.9%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 4,465
  • In family households: 3,551 (732 male householders, 529 female householders)
    1,059 spouses, 1,057 children (998 natural, 15 adopted, 46 stepchildren), 22 grandchildren, 12 brothers or sisters, 54 parents, 22 other relatives, 42 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 917 (373 male householders (246 living alone)), 342 female householders (333 living alone)), 200 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 224 (39 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 771 2-persons, 225 3-persons, 197 4-persons, 48 5-persons, 15 6-persons, 11 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 580 1-person, 101 2-persons, 9 3-persons, 24 4-persons

550 married couples with children.
169 single-parent households (1 men, 168 women).

51.9% of residents of 04743 zip code speak English at home.
0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (63% very well, 37% well).
47.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (88% very well, 9% well, 3% not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 295 (6.3%)
(60.9% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

6.3%
Whole state:

3.8%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%)

  • 10%Liberia
  • 2%United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
  • 2%France
  • 2%Haiti
  • 1%Brazil
  • 1%Costa Rica

Most common first ancestries reported in 04743 (%)

  • 29%French Canadian
  • 28%French
  • 14%American
  • 3%English
  • 2%Canadian
  • 2%Cajun
  • 1%Irish

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 682010 or later
  • 82000 to 2009
  • 281990 to 1999
  • 241Before 1990
Note: State values scaled to 04743 population

Zip code 04743 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • FORT KENT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (108 PLEASANT STREET in FORT KENT, ME)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-15601
    Organizations: MSAD 27 FORT KENT (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • FORT KENT COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL (84 PLEASANT STREET in FORT KENT, ME)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-15604
    Organizations: MSAD 27 FORT KENT (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • FORT KENT UTILITY DISTRICT (WEST MARKET ST in FORT KENT, ME)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-01-1997-0114, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
  • RAYCO FARMS (RR2 BOX 783 in FORT KENT, ME)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-01-1998-0136, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    Business SIC classification: IRISH POTATOES
  • FORT KENT, TOWN OF (RTE. 161 in FORT KENT, ME)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: REFUSE SYSTEMS
    Organizations: FORT KENT WWTF (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: FORT KENT WATER & SEWER DEPT, FORT KENT WWTP, WASTEWATER TREATMENT FACILITY
  • DAIGLE & HOUGHTON INC (77 MARKET ST in FORT KENT, ME)
    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
    USED OIL PROGRAM (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , JOHN R DAIGLE (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • NORTHERN MAINE MEDICAL CENTER (143 EAST MAIN STREET in FORT KENT, ME)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: GENERAL MEDICAL AND SURGICAL HOSPITALS
  • NORTHLAND AVIATION INC (MARKET ST in FORT KENT, ME)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OWNERNAME (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • IRVING FORT KENT MAINWAY (308 WEST MAIN STREET in FORT KENT, ME)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: IRVING OIL CORP (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
  • FORT KENT HIGH SCHOOL (51 PLEASANT STREET in FORT KENT, ME)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
  • FORT KENT PUBLIC WORKS (542 WEST MAIN ST in FORT KENT, ME)
    ENFORCEMENT/COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Integrated Compliance Information System)
  • FT KENT HIGH SCHOOL (108 PLEASANT ST in FT KENT, ME)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
  • MAINE SCHOOL ADMINISTRATIVE DISTRICT 27 (8 WEST MAIN STREET in FORT KENT, ME)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    Alternative names: SAD 27

Zip code 04743 marital status for males
Zip code 04743 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.9%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2.4%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 68%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 18%Wood
  • 4%Other fuel
  • 4%Coal or coke
  • 4%Electricity
  • 1%No fuel used
  • 1%Utility gas

Population in 1990: 6,076. Population change in the 1990s: -1,174 (-19.3%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 3,659
  • Northeast: 513
  • Midwest: 11
  • South: 55
  • West: 92

64% of the 04743 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 69% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Maine.

94% of the 04743 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 76% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 4% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 13% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 4% moved from abroad.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 18
Here:

6.4%
Maine:

9.4%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 3
Here:

1.8%
Maine:

12.2%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 155
Here:

28.8%
Maine:

31.4%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • 62,953Transportation occupations
  • 58,311Business and financial operations occupations
  • 53,002Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
  • 52,319Management occupations
  • 49,214Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 43,163Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations
Note: State values scaled to 04743 population

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • DAIGLE OIL COMPANY (155 W MAIN ST in FORT KENT, ME; small business) : $1,320,480 in 9 contracts from 2004 to 2006
    Contracts for Fuel Oils by Defense Logistics Agency, Public Buildings Service
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $6,913; 2005: $498,637; 2006: $814,930.

    Biggest contracts:
    $805,270 with Defense Logistics Agency for Fuel Oils. Signed on 2006-01-19. Completion date: 2011-01-31.
    $470,330, same as above. Signed on 2005-02-16. Completion date: 2006-07-31.
    $9,827 with Public Buildings Service for Fuel Oils. Signed on 2005-09-27. Completion date: 2005-09-27.
    $9,660, same as above. Signed on 2006-01-04. Completion date: 2006-01-04.

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (250-499 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Telemarketing Bureaus (100-249: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (20-49: 1, 10-19: 3, 1-4: 1)
  • Wholesale Trade: Automobile and Other Motor Vehicle Merchant Wholesalers (50-99: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Food Service Contractors (20-49: 1, 5-9: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 146 people in college/university student housing
  • 43 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 109 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 45 people in nursing homes
  • 5 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 4 people in other group homes
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
Most common first names in zip code 04743 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Joseph2878.6 years
Marie2179.5 years
Mary1977.3 years
Albert1880.7 years
Paul1668.0 years
Patrick1670.4 years
Louis1570.8 years
George1477.5 years
John1470.0 years
Irene1384.5 years
Most common last names in zip code 04743 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Pelletier8178.0 years
Daigle6373.6 years
Ouellette5076.8 years
Michaud4575.3 years
Theriault3980.3 years
Plourde3268.0 years
Roy3277.3 years
Charette2879.9 years
Gagnon2875.5 years
Nadeau2775.3 years
Businesses in zip code 04743
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1New Balance1
Circle K1RadioShack1
FedEx1Rite Aid1
Ford1Sears1
La-Z-Boy1Subway1
MasterBrand Cabinets7U-Haul1
McDonald's1UPS2
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