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People

Total Population 273
Male Share of the Population 55.3%
Female Share of the Population 44.7%
Senior Citizens 21.6%
Employed Population 16+ 96
Age of the Population 52

Families

% of people married 66%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 11.2%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $43,750
% Above Poverty Level 82.4%
% Below Poverty Level 17.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home 4.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 6.3%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 30.4%
Median Gross Rent $588
Median House Value $76,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 12.8%
US/American 0%
English 31.5%
Irish 11.4%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Atkinson Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 116 miles NE of Portland, Maine (center to center)
Nearest Large City 215 miles NE of Boston, Massachusetts
County Piscataquis
Standard Zip Codes 04426
Phone Area Codes 207
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 45.18
Longitude -69.22

Atkinson Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station DOVER-FOXCROFT
Distance 1.5 miles
Jan Temp 1 to 24 F
Apr Temp 28 to 49 F
Jul Temp 54 to 78 F
Oct Temp 32 to 55 F
Annual Precip 44 inches
Station CORINNA
Distance 18.4 miles
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
Station LONG FALLS DAM
Distance 47.8 miles
Jan Temp 0 to 23 F
Apr Temp 27 to 47 F
Jul Temp 53 to 76 F
Oct Temp 33 to 53 F
Annual Precip 39.8 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Atkinson, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Dover Foxcroft (04426)

Dovr Foxcroft (04426)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Charleston 1,280 $54,107
Garland 1,251 $48,750
Guilford 1,031 $41,042
Parkman 718 $41,458
Sangerville 1,322 $43,750
Sebec 582 $49,250

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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