China strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Maine):
Low Rate of Poverty
Comparing China to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Maine (State):
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|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|
|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Short Commute Times|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Nearest Medium City||67 miles NE of Portland, Maine (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||165 miles NE of Boston, Massachusetts|
|Standard Zip Codes||04358|
|Phone Area Codes||207|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||WATERVILLE TREATMENT PLT|
|Jan Temp||5 to 28 F|
|Apr Temp||31 to 53 F|
|Jul Temp||57 to 81 F|
|Oct Temp||35 to 59 F|
|Annual Precip||41.6 inches|
|Jan Temp||11 to 29 F|
|Apr Temp||34 to 53 F|
|Jul Temp||60 to 81 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 58 F|
|Annual Precip||42.3 inches|
|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|
|Average Family Size||2.99|
|American Indian & Alaskan||19||0.5%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||26||0.6%|
|Est. 2005 Population||4,402|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||15.9%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||1.7%|
According to the US Postal Service, China, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:South China (04358)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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