Industry, Maine

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Industry, Maine

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High Points

Industry strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Maine):

Category Trophy
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 3% trophy Industry Affordability of Property Taxes
Public Transportation Use
(vs. State)
Top 10% Industry Public Transportation Use
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 19% Industry College Educated Adults

Comparative Profile of Industry, Maine

Comparing Industry to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Maine (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 9 8
Age of the Population 6 5
Racial Diversity 4 8
Senior Citizens 4 5
Well-Paid Single Men 3 3
Children Under 5 Years Old 3 6
Female Share of the Population 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 9 9
Average Household Size 7 8


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 9 8
Median Family Income 4 4
People in Middle Class or Better 4 3
People Above Poverty 3 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 9 10
Walking and Biking to Work 7 8
Working at Home 7 3
Short Commute Times 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 10 9
Housing Recently Built 8 6
Affordability of Property Taxes 7 10
Affordability of Rents 4 6
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 3 4
People Living Alone 3 4

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Industry Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 70 miles N of Portland, Maine (center to center)
Nearest Large City 166 miles N of Boston, Massachusetts
County Franklin
Standard Zip Codes 04938
Phone Area Codes 207
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.67
Longitude -70.14

Industry Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 1 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 26 F
Apr Temp 29 to 52 F
Jul Temp 53 to 79 F
Oct Temp 33 to 57 F
Annual Precip 46.6 inches
Distance 15.5 miles
Jan Temp 4 to 26 F
Apr Temp 31 to 51 F
Jul Temp 56 to 79 F
Oct Temp 36 to 56 F
Annual Precip 39.5 inches
Distance 21.6 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 27 F
Apr Temp 32 to 52 F
Jul Temp 57 to 79 F
Oct Temp 37 to 57 F
Annual Precip 44.9 inches
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Industry Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 790 100%
Male 397 50.3%
Female 393 49.7%
Under 18 205 25.9%
18+ 585 74.1%
65+ 103 13%
Median Age 38.8
Average Family Size 2.97
White 777 98.4%
African-American 5 0.6%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 8 1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 4 0.5%

Estimated Industry Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 783
Growth -7
Growth % -0.9%

Industry Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
English 23.6%
US/American 15.3%
French (except Basque) 11.6%
Irish 9.8%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 8.5%
French Canadian 6.7%
German 5.7%
Scottish 3.8%
Italian 3.3%
Scotch-Irish 2.5%
European 1.3%
Polish 1.3%
Portuguese 1.2%
Norwegian 1%
Swedish 0.8%
Danish 0.8%
Haitian 0.5%
Serbian 0.5%
Dutch 0.5%
Hungarian 0.5%
Welsh 0.3%
British 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Industry 790 $36,875
Chesterville 1,170 $35,938
Farmington 7,410 $33,656
New Sharon 1,297 $37,171
Starks 578 $33,462
Temple 572 $34,931
Wilton 4,123 $42,679
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