Alfred strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Maine):
Well-Paid Single Men
Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
Comparing Alfred to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Maine (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Nearest Medium City||26 miles SW of Portland, Maine (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||79 miles N of Boston, Massachusetts|
|Standard Zip Codes||04002|
|Phone Area Codes||207|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||SANFORD 2 NNW|
|Jan Temp||12 to 32 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 57 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||37 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||48.7 inches|
|Jan Temp||11 to 32 F|
|Apr Temp||32 to 52 F|
|Jul Temp||57 to 76 F|
|Oct Temp||36 to 58 F|
|Annual Precip||47 inches|
|Jan Temp||13 to 33 F|
|Apr Temp||34 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||42.8 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.88|
|American Indian & Alaskan||5||0.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||3||0.1%|
|Est. 2005 Population||2,818|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||14.4%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||1.2%|
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|1. Surfside Beach, South Carolina||81.8||31.4%||19.5%||27.5%||21||$49,847||3.7%||3.3%||4,425||7.5%||64.9||23.9%||5.9|
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