Castine strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Maine):
Well-Paid Single Men
College Educated Adults
Median Family Income
Short Commute Times
People in Middle Class or Better
Comparing Castine to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Maine (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Age of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Nearest Medium City||88 miles NE of Portland, Maine (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||180 miles NE of Boston, Massachusetts|
|Standard Zip Codes||04421|
|Company Zip Codes||04420|
|Phone Area Codes||207|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||11 to 31 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 53 F|
|Jul Temp||57 to 79 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 59 F|
|Annual Precip||47.6 inches|
|Jan Temp||11 to 30 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 53 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 79 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 57 F|
|Annual Precip||46.8 inches|
|Station||WEST ROCKPORT 1 NNW|
|Jan Temp||10 to 29 F|
|Apr Temp||34 to 50 F|
|Jul Temp||59 to 76 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 56 F|
|Annual Precip||51.2 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.69|
|American Indian & Alaskan||8||0.6%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||8||0.6%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,392|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||9.9%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||4.2%|
|British West Indian||0.8%|
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Penn Foster College
Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.
Simmons’ online Master of Public Health program, MPH@Simmons, is designed to give you the real-world skills you need to address health inequity on a local, national, and global scale. The MPH@Simmons program explores the core areas of public health: epidemiology, biostatistics, health policy and health services, environmental health, and social/behavioral health. Additionally, the practice-based curriculum incorporates courses specifically designed to help you develop leadership and advocacy skills.
Syracuse University’s School of Information Studies (iSchool)—The Original Information School—is proud of its position as a leader in the field.
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Our Lady of the Lake University is a private, Catholic university with a deep connection to the history and community of San Antonio.
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina||84.2||33.2%||15%||61%||20||$71,641||3%||1.9%||2,593||9.5%||74.4||36.1%||6.2|
|2. South Padre Island, Texas||78||33.7%||18.4%||35.5%||20||$53,250||4.1%||5.4%||2,422||12%||270.9||44.1%||16.5|
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