Perham, Maine

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Perham Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 241 miles NE of Portland, Maine (center to center)
Nearest Large City 340 miles NE of Boston, Massachusetts
County Aroostook
Standard Zip Codes 04766
Phone Area Codes 207
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 46.844
Longitude -68.197

Perham Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 7.9 miles
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
Distance 25.6 miles
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
Distance 47.8 miles
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
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Perham Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 434 100%
Male 216 49.8%
Female 218 50.2%
Under 18 104 24%
18+ 330 76%
65+ 82 18.9%
Median Age 40.4
Average Family Size 3.22
White 417 96.1%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 4 0.9%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 13 3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 0 0%

Estimated Perham Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 423
Growth -11
Growth % -2.5%

Perham 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
French (except Basque) 22.5%
English 19.9%
Irish 14.3%
Swedish 13.6%
German 6.8%
Scottish 3.6%
Canadian 3.4%
Scotch-Irish 3.1%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 2.9%
Russian 2.7%
US/American 2.2%
Dutch 1.5%
Norwegian 1%
Italian 1%
Danish 0.5%
Portuguese 0.5%
Latvian 0.5%
Austrian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Perham 434 $31,250
Caribou 8,312 $38,378
Castle Hill 454 $35,625
Mapleton 1,889 $41,719
New Sweden 621 $42,563
Washburn 1,627 $34,122
Woodland 1,403 $35,250
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