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People

Total Population 2,728
Male Share of the Population 47.1%
Female Share of the Population 52.9%
Senior Citizens 31.7%
Employed Population 16+ 1,133
Age of the Population 58

Families

% of people married 62.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 32.2%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $79,934
% Above Poverty Level 90.7%
% Below Poverty Level 9.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home 7.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 6.9%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 31%
Median Gross Rent $895
Median House Value $256,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 9.5%
US/American 0%
English 29.8%
Irish 17.6%

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

Bristol Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 42 miles NE of Portland, Maine (center to center)
Nearest Large City 135 miles NE of Boston, Massachusetts
County Lincoln
Standard Zip Codes 04539
Phone Area Codes 207
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.957
Longitude -69.509

Bristol 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 NEWCASTLE
Distance 6.5 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
Station GARDINER
Distance 22.5 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
Station LEWISTON
Distance 36.5 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Boothbay 3,095 $70,565
Bremen 934 $66,250
Damariscotta 1,095 $56,250
Edgecomb 1,102 $57,841
Newcastle 697 $84,792
South Bristol 948 $63,250

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

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