Boothbay, Maine

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Boothbay, Maine

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High Points

Boothbay strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Maine):

Category Trophy
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 11% Boothbay College Educated Adults
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. State)
Top 18% Boothbay Well-Paid Single Women
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. State)
Top 19% Boothbay Low Rate of Poverty

Comparative Profile of Boothbay, Maine

Comparing Boothbay to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Maine (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Age of the Population 10 10
Well-Paid Single Women 8 9
Well-Paid Single Men 8 9
Male Share of the Population 7 5
Senior Citizens 7 9
Female Share of the Population 4 6
Racial Diversity 2 3
Children Under 5 Years Old 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 8 6
Average Household Size 4 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 9 9
People Above Poverty 8 9
People in Middle Class or Better 8 8
Median Family Income 7 8

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 10 8
Short Commute Times 8 8
Public Transportation Use 6 6
Walking and Biking to Work 4 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 10 9
Housing Recently Built 9 7
People Living Alone 4 6
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 3 4
Affordability of Property Taxes 3 3
Affordability of Rents 2 2

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Boothbay Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 34 miles NE of Portland, Maine (center to center)
Nearest Large City 127 miles NE of Boston, Massachusetts
County Lincoln
Standard Zip Codes 04537, 04549
Phone Area Codes 207
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.876
Longitude -69.634

Boothbay Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 13 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 30 F
Apr Temp 34 to 53 F
Jul Temp 58 to 79 F
Oct Temp 39 to 57 F
Annual Precip 46.9 inches
Distance 18.5 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 32 F
Apr Temp 35 to 50 F
Jul Temp 57 to 72 F
Oct Temp 43 to 55 F
Annual Precip 44.7 inches
Distance 24.7 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 29 F
Apr Temp 33 to 52 F
Jul Temp 58 to 80 F
Oct Temp 37 to 58 F
Annual Precip 43.9 inches
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Boothbay Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 2,960 100%
Male 1,452 49.1%
Female 1,508 50.9%
Under 18 625 21.1%
18+ 2,335 78.9%
65+ 520 17.6%
Median Age 44.2
Average Family Size 2.77
White 2,932 99.1%
African-American 1 0%
Asian 4 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 10 0.3%
Other 3 0.1%
Mixed Race 10 0.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 15 0.5%

Estimated Boothbay Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 3,249
Growth 289
Growth % 9.8%

Boothbay Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
English 27.9%
US/American 13.6%
Irish 11.9%
Scottish 6%
French Canadian 5.5%
French (except Basque) 5.2%
German 5.2%
Scotch-Irish 4.3%
Italian 3.3%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 3%
Polish 2.2%
Swedish 1.9%
Dutch 1.8%
Northern European 1.1%
Greek 0.9%
British 0.9%
Welsh 0.9%
Russian 0.8%
Norwegian 0.5%
Lithuanian 0.5%
Czech 0.4%
Austrian 0.4%
Danish 0.4%
Slovak 0.2%
Portuguese 0.2%
Ukrainian 0.2%
Finnish 0.2%
Swiss 0.2%
Scandinavian 0.2%
European 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Isle of Springs (04549)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Boothbay 2,960 $45,761
Arrowsic 477 $61,875
Boothbay Harbor 2,334 $45,625
Edgecomb 1,090 $49,861
South Bristol 897 $46,765
Southport 684 $52,750
Westport 745 $42,625
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