Comparing Alton to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Maine (State):
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|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|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|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Nearest Medium City||121 miles NE of Portland, Maine (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||218 miles NE of Boston, Massachusetts|
|Standard Zip Codes||04468|
|Phone Area Codes||207|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||8 to 28 F|
|Apr Temp||32 to 52 F|
|Jul Temp||56 to 80 F|
|Oct Temp||36 to 55 F|
|Annual Precip||40.2 inches|
|Station||BANGOR INTL AP|
|Jan Temp||8 to 28 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 53 F|
|Jul Temp||59 to 80 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 57 F|
|Annual Precip||39.5 inches|
|Jan Temp||1 to 26 F|
|Apr Temp||30 to 52 F|
|Jul Temp||56 to 79 F|
|Oct Temp||33 to 57 F|
|Annual Precip||42.8 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.93|
|American Indian & Alaskan||2||0.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||4||0.5%|
|Est. 2005 Population||831|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||15.8%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||10.1%|
According to the US Postal Service, Alton, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Indian Island (04468)
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