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People

Total Population 700
Male Share of the Population 52.9%
Female Share of the Population 47.1%
Senior Citizens 11.4%
Employed Population 16+ 430
Age of the Population 47

Families

% of people married 57.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 22.8%
Median Earnings25+ $40,230
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $15,417
Median Earnings With High School Degree $34,375

Wealth

Median Family Income $67,500
% Above Poverty Level 91.7%
% Below Poverty Level 8.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 34 minutes
% Working from Home 4.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 22.1%
Median Gross Rent $867
Median House Value $141,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 8.6%
US/American 0%
English 13%
Irish 24.7%

Prospect Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 92 miles NE of Portland, Maine (center to center)
Nearest Large City 187 miles NE of Boston, Massachusetts
County Waldo
Metro Area Bangor
Standard Zip Codes 04981
Phone Area Codes 207
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.553
Longitude -68.865

Prospect Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station BELFAST
Distance 12.5 miles
Jan Temp 11 to 31 F
Apr Temp 33 to 53 F
Jul Temp 57 to 79 F
Oct Temp 38 to 59 F
Annual Precip 47.6 inches
Station BANGOR INTL AP
Distance 17.2 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 28 F
Apr Temp 33 to 53 F
Jul Temp 59 to 80 F
Oct Temp 38 to 57 F
Annual Precip 39.5 inches
Station ORONO
Distance 25.9 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 28 F
Apr Temp 32 to 52 F
Jul Temp 56 to 80 F
Oct Temp 36 to 55 F
Annual Precip 40.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bucksport 2,453 $39,350
Frankfort 1,202 $51,932
Orland 2,126 $57,311
Stockton Springs 1,423 $62,321
Winterport 1,168 $72,760
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