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People

Total Population 3,343
Male Share of the Population 46.7%
Female Share of the Population 53.3%
Senior Citizens 23.6%
Employed Population 16+ 1,493
Age of the Population 48

Families

% of people married 59.3%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 41%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $75,573
% Above Poverty Level 90.8%
% Below Poverty Level 9.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 16 minutes
% Working from Home 11.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 22.7%
Median Gross Rent $958
Median House Value $294,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 13.7%
US/American 0%
English 34.8%
Irish 15.9%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Rockport Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 69 miles NE of Portland, Maine (center to center)
Nearest Large City 161 miles NE of Boston, Massachusetts
County Knox
Standard Zip Codes 04856
Phone Area Codes 207
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.184
Longitude -69.076

Rockport Climate

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Notes:

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

Station WEST ROCKPORT 1 NNW
Distance 3.8 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 29 F
Apr Temp 34 to 50 F
Jul Temp 59 to 76 F
Oct Temp 39 to 56 F
Annual Precip 51.2 inches
Station PORT CLYDE
Distance 20.8 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 32 F
Apr Temp 35 to 50 F
Jul Temp 57 to 72 F
Oct Temp 43 to 55 F
Annual Precip 44.7 inches
Station NEWCASTLE
Distance 24.5 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 30 F
Apr Temp 34 to 53 F
Jul Temp 58 to 79 F
Oct Temp 39 to 57 F
Annual Precip 46.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Camden 3,304 $67,479
Hope 1,656 $63,689
Lincolnville 2,240 $57,083
Owls Head 1,645 $67,625
Rockland 7,233 $55,318
Thomaston 2,031 $49,875

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Rockport Public Libraries

Library
Rockport Public Library
1 LIMEROCK STREET
Rockport, Maine
(207) 236-3642
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Rockport Hospitals

PENOBSCOT BAY MEDICAL CENTER
(Voluntary non-profit - Private)
6 GLEN COVE DRIVE
(207) 596-8000
Emergency Service: Yes

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Rockport High Schools

CAMDEN HILLS REGIONAL H S
25 KEELSON DRIVE
207-236-7800
Serves 743 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.8

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