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04942 Zip Code (ME) Detailed Profile




Counties: Piscataquis County, ME (54.21%), Somerset County, ME (45.79%)
Estimated zip code population in 2019: 1,200
Zip code population in 2010: 1,326
Zip code population in 2000: 1,004

Houses and condos: 1,238
Renter-occupied apartments: 47
% of renters here:

8%
State:

28%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 04942: 88.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 144.3 sq. mi.
Water area: 3.4 sq. mi.
Population density: 8 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 04942
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2019:
This zip code:

1.2% ($1,429)
Maine:

1.3% ($2,597)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,853 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,226 (1.2%)

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Males: 590  (49.1%)
Females: 610  (50.9%)

For population 25 years and over in 04942:

  • High school or higher: 84.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.2%
  • Unemployed: 12.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 04942:

  • Never married: 20.3%
  • Now married: 59.1%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 13.6%

Zip code 04942 compared to state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 04942 (2019)
    • 1,27896.4%White
    • 231.7%Two or more races
    • 70.5%Asian
    • 50.4%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
    • 50.4%Hispanic or Latino
    • 40.3%Some other race
    • 30.2%American Indian
    • 10.08%Black
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Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $121,190
04942:

$121,190
Maine:

$200,500
Median resident age:
This zip code:

55.7 years
Maine median age:

45.1 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.1 people
Maine:

2.3 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 04942, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $32,210 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$32,210
State:

$52,375

Salary/wage: $29,342 (reported on 78.6% of returns)
Here:

$29,342
State:

$43,415
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 73.2% for AGIs below $25k, 70.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 76.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 67.1% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $645 (reported on 26.2% of returns)
This zip code:

$645
Maine:

$1,221
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.3% for AGIs below $25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Ordinary dividends: $1,400 (reported on 9.5% of returns)
Here:

$1,400
State:

$5,812

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$2,300 (reported on 7.1% of returns)
Here:

+$2,300
State:

+$11,897

Profit/loss from business: +$6,380 (reported on 23.8% of returns)
Here:

+$6,380
State:

+$12,144
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.0% for AGIs below $25k, 6.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.7% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $4,633 (reported on 7.1% of returns)
04942:

$4,633
Maine:

$13,385

Total itemized deductions: $17,340 (27% of AGI, reported on 11.9% of returns)
Here:

$17,340
State:

$21,859

Here:

26.6% of AGI
State:

20.9% of AGI

Charity contributions: $950 (reported on 4.8% of returns)
Here:

$950
State:

$2,741

Taxes paid: $5,167 (reported on 14.3% of returns)
04942:

$5,167
State:

$9,996

Earned income credit: $1,683 (reported on 28.6% of returns)
Here:

$1,683
State:

$1,959
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 52.4%
Here:

52%
State:

48%
(% for various income ranges: 45.5% for AGIs below $25k, 58.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 60.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 66.7% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 04942, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $26,270 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$26,270
State:

$42,606

Salary/wage: $24,852 (reported on 80.5% of returns)
Here:

$24,852
State:

$36,376
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 97.0% for AGIs below $10k, 77.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 77.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 81.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 58.8% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $674 (reported on 37.9% of returns)
This zip code:

$674
Maine:

$1,367
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.7% for AGIs below $10k, 1.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable dividends: $729 (reported on 10.0% of returns)
Here:

$729
State:

$3,533

Profit/loss from business: +$4,032 (reported on 19.7% of returns)
Here:

+$4,032
State:

+$10,755

Total itemized deductions: $13,377 (24% of AGI, reported on 12.8% of returns)
Here:

$13,377
State:

$18,231

Here:

23.9% of AGI
State:

21.7% of AGI

Charity contributions deductions: $717 (1% of AGI, reported on 9.6% of returns)
Here:

$717
State:

$2,466

Here:

1.3% of AGI
State:

2.8% of AGI

Total tax: $2,679 (reported on 69.0% of returns)
04942:

$2,679
State:

$6,047
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.7% for AGIs below $10k, 4.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 7.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.5% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Earned income credit: $1,466 (reported on 21.5% of returns)
Here:

$1,466
State:

$1,520

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 51.7%
Here:

52%
State:

53%
(% for various income ranges: 44.0% for AGIs below $10k, 49.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 60.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 77.8% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Estimated median household income in 2019:
This zip code:

$32,708
Maine:

$58,924
04942 map Nearest zip codes: 04912, 04923, 04406, 04943, 04971, 04979.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

37.2%
Maine:

40.3%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

6.2%
Maine:

46.8%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 99
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 476


Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 222 (128 now married, 92 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 04942 with a mortgage: 225 (29 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 311

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,115
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $339

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

11.7%
Whole state:

10.9%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

6.1%
Whole state:

6.9%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

6.1
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

4.2
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 04942: Wellington Fire Department (A), Harmony Regional Ambulance Service (B), Harmony Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Taylor Cemetery (1), West Ripley Cemetery (2), Small Philbrick Cemetery (3), Hutchins Corner Cemetery (4), Burdins Cemetery (5), Klondike Cemetery (6), Chadborne Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Trout Pond (A), Lake Como (B), Foss Pond (C), Hilton Ponds (D), Little Pond (E), Mainstream Pond (F), Mayfield Pond (G), Mud Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Goodwin Brook (A), Little Ferguson Brook (B), Whitehouse Brook (C), Higgins Stream (D), Grant Brook (E), Railbridge Brook (F), Lemon Stream (G), Kimball Brook (H), King Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 282014 or later
  • 292010 to 2013
  • 1002000 to 2009
  • 1861990 to 1999
  • 2291980 to 1989
  • 1801970 to 1979
  • 351960 to 1969
  • 731950 to 1959
  • 361940 to 1949
  • 3321939 or earlier

Zip code 04942 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in 04942
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in 04942
  • 11no bedroom
  • 471 bedroom
  • 1822 bedrooms
  • 1743 bedrooms
  • 994 bedrooms
  • 185+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in 04942
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in 04942
  • 0no bedroom
  • 201 bedroom
  • 132 bedrooms
  • 113 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 45+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in 04942 in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in 04942 in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 23no vehicle
  • 1811 vehicle
  • 2052 vehicles
  • 1033 vehicles
  • 124 vehicles
  • 75+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in 04942 in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in 04942 in renter-occupied apartments
  • 5no vehicle
  • 231 vehicle
  • 142 vehicles
  • 53 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 04942 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 04942 household income distribution in 2019
  • 40Less than $10,000
  • 47$10,000 to $14,999
  • 41$15,000 to $19,999
  • 40$20,000 to $24,999
  • 80$25,000 to $29,999
  • 60$30,000 to $34,999
  • 22$35,000 to $39,999
  • 28$40,000 to $44,999
  • 20$45,000 to $49,999
  • 19$50,000 to $59,999
  • 70$60,000 to $74,999
  • 53$75,000 to $99,999
  • 19$100,000 to $124,999
  • 7$125,000 to $149,999
  • 7$150,000 to $199,999
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 04942

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 04942
  • 2Less than $10,000
  • 2$15,000 to $19,999
  • 16$20,000 to $24,999
  • 5$30,000 to $34,999
  • 7$35,000 to $39,999
  • 27$40,000 to $49,999
  • 43$50,000 to $59,999
  • 37$60,000 to $69,999
  • 9$70,000 to $79,999
  • 51$80,000 to $89,999
  • 10$90,000 to $99,999
  • 37$100,000 to $124,999
  • 36$125,000 to $149,999
  • 26$150,000 to $174,999
  • 23$175,000 to $199,999
  • 83$200,000 to $249,999
  • 20$250,000 to $299,999
  • 45$300,000 to $399,999
  • 1$400,000 to $499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 04942

  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 04942
  • 1Less than $100
  • 5$100 to $149
  • 2$200 to $249
  • 12$400 to $449
  • 3$750 to $799
  • 4$800 to $899
  • 14No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2019: $852.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2019: $208,204.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2019 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $131,449
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $138,930

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $121,190
04942:

$121,190
Maine:

$200,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $70,300 - $220,336
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 04942
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,110
  • One, attached: 17
  • Mobile homes: 88
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 15

Unemployment: 12.6%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 04942

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 04942
  • 76.5%356Drove a car alone
  • 8.4%39Carpooled
  • 7.7%36Other means
  • 7.7%36Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 04942

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 04942
  • 14Less than 5 minutes
  • 365 to 9 minutes
  • 910 to 14 minutes
  • 2215 to 19 minutes
  • 1620 to 24 minutes
  • 525 to 29 minutes
  • 14230 to 34 minutes
  • 3335 to 39 minutes
  • 2540 to 44 minutes
  • 4245 to 59 minutes
  • 6060 to 89 minutes
  • 2190 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 49.0%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,200
  • Male householders: 272 (103 living alone), Female householders: 308 (87 living alone)
  • 312 spouses (289 opposite-sex spouses), 28 unmarried partners, (22 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 226 children (199 natural, 21 adopted, 6 stepchildren), 20 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 0 foster children, 11 other relatives, 25 non-relatives

Size of family households: 256 2-persons, 49 3-persons, 15 4-persons, 13 5-persons, 10 6-persons, 8 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 190 1-person, 35 2-persons, 3 4-persons

113 married couples with children.
14 single-parent households (14 women).

95.7% of residents of 04942 zip code speak English at home.
0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% well).
4.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (92% very well, 8% well).

Foreign born population: 18 (1.6%)
(73.8% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

1.6%
Whole state:

3.9%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 22%Greece
  • 17%Sweden
  • 11%France
Most common first ancestries reported in 04942
  • 14%American
  • 13%English
  • 10%French
  • 8%Italian
  • 7%Irish
  • 7%French Canadian
  • 6%Canadian
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 02010 or later
  • 42000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 12Before 1990

Zip code 04942 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • HARMONY ELEMENTARY (MAIN ST PO BOX 100 in HARMONY, ME)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-18901
    Organizations: HARMONY SCHOOL DEPARTMENT (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • HARMONY SCHOOL DEPARTMENT (MAIN STREET in HARMONY, ME)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)

Zip code 04942 marital status for males
Zip code 04942 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 21.2%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 13.4%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 44.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 38.4%Wood
  • 11.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.5%Electricity
  • 1.9%Other fuel
  • 0.9%Utility gas

Population in 1990: 1,217.

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

  • This state: 719
  • Northeast: 403
  • Midwest: 7
  • South: 16
  • West: 35

64% of the 04942 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 51% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Maine.

93% of the 04942 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 49% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 43% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 10% moved from different state.

Year householders moved into unit in 04942

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 6
Here:

11.1%
Maine:

10.0%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 36
Here:

35.3%
Maine:

13.7%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 10
Here:

20.9%
Maine:

30.2%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Class of Workers in 2019
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 52,666Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 49,374Transportation occupations
  • 38,141Management occupations
  • 37,479Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 32,276Office and administrative support occupations
  • 31,783Community and social service occupations

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

  • Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation: Skiing Facilities (50-99 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Construction: Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction (10-19: 1, 1-4: 1)
  • Information: Periodical Publishers (5-9: 1)
  • Construction: Residential Remodelers (1-4: 1)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Religious Organizations (1-4: 1)
  • Construction: Site Preparation Contractors (1-4: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 4 people in homes for the mentally retarded
Most common first names in zip code 04942 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William867.6 years
Richard771.3 years
John775.6 years
George671.3 years
Robert662.1 years
Charles454.0 years
Carl473.3 years
Dorothy480.8 years
Henry479.0 years
Frank377.0 years
Most common last names in zip code 04942 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Chadbourne1181.5 years
Huff571.8 years
Brown580.0 years
Taylor571.2 years
Stewart462.0 years
Olson478.8 years
Mccarthy478.0 years
Trafton478.0 years
Cray483.5 years
Brazier472.0 years
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