Palermo, Maine

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Palermo, Maine

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Comparative Profile of Palermo, Maine

Comparing Palermo 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 9
Age of the Population 7 6
Well-Paid Single Men 4 4
Senior Citizens 4 4
Children Under 5 Years Old 3 6
Racial Diversity 2 4
Female Share of the Population 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 9 8
Average Household Size 6 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 7 5
People in Middle Class or Better 5 5
Median Family Income 4 4
People Above Poverty 3 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 10 8
Walking and Biking to Work 5 6
Public Transportation Use 4 4
Short Commute Times 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 10 9
Housing Recently Built 10 10
Affordability of Rents 5 7
Affordability of Property Taxes 5 7
People Living Alone 2 3
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 3

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Palermo Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 64 miles NE of Portland, Maine (center to center)
Nearest Large City 162 miles NE of Boston, Massachusetts
County Waldo
Metro Area Bangor
Standard Zip Codes 04354
Phone Area Codes 207
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.407
Longitude -69.474

Palermo Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 12.3 miles
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
Distance 17.3 miles
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
Distance 20.2 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
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Palermo Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,220 100%
Male 615 50.4%
Female 605 49.6%
Under 18 299 24.5%
18+ 921 75.5%
65+ 155 12.7%
Median Age 39.9
Average Family Size 2.84
White 1,192 97.7%
African-American 4 0.3%
Asian 4 0.3%
American Indian & Alaskan 5 0.4%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 15 1.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 3 0.2%

Estimated Palermo Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,346
Growth 126
Growth % 10.3%

Palermo 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
US/American 23.2%
English 20.2%
Irish 9.8%
French (except Basque) 9.1%
Scottish 6.7%
German 6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 6%
French Canadian 5.7%
Italian 3.1%
Polish 1.6%
Scotch-Irish 1.3%
Swedish 1.3%
European 1.3%
Canadian 1%
Norwegian 0.6%
Portuguese 0.5%
Lithuanian 0.4%
Ukrainian 0.3%
Cypriot 0.2%
Russian 0.2%
Greek 0.2%
Romanian 0.2%
Dutch 0.2%
Jamaican 0.2%
British 0.2%
Yugoslavian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Palermo 1,220 $37,431
Albion 1,946 $37,574
China 4,106 $42,768
Liberty 927 $37,969
Montville 1,002 $37,917
Somerville 509 $40,455
Windsor 2,204 $43,792

Palermo Public Libraries

Palermo Community Library
Palermo, Maine
(207) 993-6088
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