New Sweden strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Maine):
Affordability of Rents
College Educated Adults
Comparing New Sweden to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Maine (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Nearest Medium City||249 miles NE of Portland, Maine (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||348 miles NE of Boston, Massachusetts|
|Standard Zip Codes||04762|
|Phone Area Codes||207|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||CARIBOU MUNICIPAL AP|
|Jan Temp||-0 to 19 F|
|Apr Temp||29 to 47 F|
|Jul Temp||55 to 76 F|
|Oct Temp||34 to 51 F|
|Annual Precip||37.4 inches|
|Station||VAN BUREN 2|
|Jan Temp||-7 to 19 F|
|Apr Temp||27 to 46 F|
|Jul Temp||54 to 76 F|
|Oct Temp||32 to 52 F|
|Annual Precip||37.5 inches|
|Station||HOULTON 5 N|
|Jan Temp||1 to 23 F|
|Apr Temp||29 to 50 F|
|Jul Temp||55 to 78 F|
|Oct Temp||35 to 54 F|
|Annual Precip||41.3 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.94|
|American Indian & Alaskan||8||1.3%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||14||2.3%|
|Est. 2005 Population||664|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||16.9%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||3.9%|
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