North Yarmouth, Maine

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North Yarmouth, Maine

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Median Family Income
(vs. State)
Top 2% trophy North Yarmouth Median Family Income
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 2% trophy North Yarmouth People in Middle Class or Better
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 4% trophy North Yarmouth Low Rate of Poverty
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy North Yarmouth College Educated Adults
Public Transportation Use
(vs. State)
Top 7% North Yarmouth Public Transportation Use

Comparative Profile of North Yarmouth, Maine

Comparing North Yarmouth 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
Children Under 5 Years Old 8 10
Male Share of the Population 7 5
Well-Paid Single Women 6 8
Well-Paid Single Men 6 7
Age of the Population 6 3
Female Share of the Population 4 6
Racial Diversity 4 8
Senior Citizens 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 10 10
Average Household Size 10 10


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 10 10
People Above Poverty 10 10
College Educated Adults 10 10
Median Family Income 10 10

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 10 9
Public Transportation Use 9 10
Walking and Biking to Work 5 5
Short Commute Times 3 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 10 9
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 3 1
Affordability of Rents 2 1
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 2
Affordability of Property Taxes 2 1
People Living Alone 1 1

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North Yarmouth Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 12 miles N of Portland, Maine (center to center)
Nearest Large City 110 miles NE of Boston, Massachusetts
County Cumberland
Metro Area Portland
Standard Zip Codes 04097
Phone Area Codes 207
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.84
Longitude -70.23

North Yarmouth Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 13.6 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 31 F
Apr Temp 35 to 53 F
Jul Temp 59 to 79 F
Oct Temp 37 to 58 F
Annual Precip 45.8 inches
Distance 18 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
Distance 26.1 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 28 F
Apr Temp 29 to 53 F
Jul Temp 55 to 80 F
Oct Temp 32 to 58 F
Annual Precip 48.3 inches
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North Yarmouth Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 3,210 100%
Male 1,571 48.9%
Female 1,639 51.1%
Under 18 969 30.2%
18+ 2,241 69.8%
65+ 245 7.6%
Median Age 37.8
Average Family Size 3.13
White 3,167 98.7%
African-American 3 0.1%
Asian 19 0.6%
American Indian & Alaskan 3 0.1%
Other 4 0.1%
Mixed Race 14 0.4%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 15 0.5%

Estimated North Yarmouth Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 3,485
Growth 275
Growth % 8.6%

North Yarmouth 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
Irish 21.6%
English 18.2%
US/American 10%
French Canadian 7.5%
French (except Basque) 6.5%
German 6.1%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.8%
Scottish 4.7%
Swedish 3.4%
Polish 2.7%
Italian 2.7%
Canadian 1.7%
Norwegian 1.5%
Scotch-Irish 1.5%
Lebanese 1.3%
Greek 1.2%
Danish 0.8%
Hungarian 0.7%
Finnish 0.6%
British 0.5%
European 0.4%
Ukrainian 0.4%
Welsh 0.4%
Portuguese 0.3%
Russian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
North Yarmouth 3,210 $65,000
Cumberland 7,159 $76,571
Falmouth 10,310 $87,304
Freeport 7,800 $58,134
Gray 6,820 $55,806
Pownal 1,491 $60,000
Yarmouth 8,360 $73,234
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