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People

Total Population 3,087
Male Share of the Population 49.7%
Female Share of the Population 50.3%
Senior Citizens 11.5%
Employed Population 16+ 1,966
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 53.8%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 23.3%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $61,648
% Above Poverty Level 91.8%
% Below Poverty Level 8.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home 1.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.1%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 22.1%
Median Gross Rent $784
Median House Value $189,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 10.6%
US/American 0%
English 22.2%
Irish 14.3%

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

Bowdoin Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 23 miles N of Portland, Maine (center to center)
Nearest Large City 122 miles NE of Boston, Massachusetts
County Sagadahoc
Standard Zip Codes 04287
Phone Area Codes 207
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.98
Longitude -70.09

Bowdoin 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 BRUNSWICK
Distance 9.6 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 31 F
Apr Temp 33 to 54 F
Jul Temp 58 to 80 F
Oct Temp 37 to 59 F
Annual Precip 48 inches
Station LEWISTON
Distance 10.4 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 29 F
Apr Temp 35 to 54 F
Jul Temp 61 to 82 F
Oct Temp 40 to 58 F
Annual Precip 45.7 inches
Station NEWCASTLE
Distance 28.1 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

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

West Bowdoin (04287)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Brunswick 15,453 $68,156
Durham 3,902 $79,453
Freeport 1,507 $73,684
Lisbon 8,895 $63,464
Pownal 1,583 $80,139
Topsham 6,483 $75,268

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

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