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People

Total Population 1,838
Male Share of the Population 51.3%
Female Share of the Population 48.7%
Senior Citizens 17%
Employed Population 16+ 946
Age of the Population 46

Families

% of people married 54.7%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 25.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $66,688
% Above Poverty Level 93.1%
% Below Poverty Level 6.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home 3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.7%
% Using Public Transportation 0.2%

Housing

People Living Alone 24.4%
Median Gross Rent $767
Median House Value $167,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 10.9%
US/American 0%
English 23.1%
Irish 15.3%

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

Dresden Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 39 miles NE of Portland, Maine (center to center)
Nearest Large City 136 miles NE of Boston, Massachusetts
County Lincoln
Standard Zip Codes 04342
Phone Area Codes 207
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.08
Longitude -69.73

Dresden 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 GARDINER
Distance 9.8 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 NEWCASTLE
Distance 10 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 LEWISTON
Distance 24.2 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
Alna 663 $74,375
Edgecomb 1,102 $57,841
Richmond 1,942 $61,908
West Gardiner 3,419 $72,965
Whitefield 2,375 $62,989
Wiscasset 1,193 $68,839

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

Dresden Public Libraries

Library
Dresden - Bridge Academy Public Library
44 MIDDLE ROAD
Dresden, Maine
(207) 737-8810
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