Searsmont, Maine

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Searsmont

Searsmont, Maine

Contact Accredited Schools With Online Options

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

Comparative Profile of Searsmont, Maine

Comparing Searsmont 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 8
Well-Paid Single Men 6 7
Age of the Population 5 3
Well-Paid Single Women 5 6
Children Under 5 Years Old 5 8
Senior Citizens 2 3
Female Share of the Population 2 3
Racial Diversity 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 6 4
Average Household Size 5 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 8 7
People Above Poverty 7 8
People in Middle Class or Better 6 6
Median Family Income 5 5

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 7 3
Walking and Biking to Work 5 5
Public Transportation Use 4 3
Short Commute Times 3 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 10 7
Housing Recently Built 9 8
Affordability of Property Taxes 4 6
People Living Alone 3 5
Affordability of Rents 3 3
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 4

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Searsmont

Searsmont Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 71 miles NE of Portland, Maine (center to center)
Nearest Large City 167 miles NE of Boston, Massachusetts
County Waldo
Metro Area Bangor
Standard Zip Codes 04973
Phone Area Codes 207
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.361
Longitude -69.195

Searsmont Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10 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
Distance 11.4 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
Distance 25.4 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
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Searsmont

Searsmont Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,174 100%
Male 589 50.2%
Female 585 49.8%
Under 18 292 24.9%
18+ 882 75.1%
65+ 126 10.7%
Median Age 37.5
Average Family Size 2.91
White 1,157 98.6%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 1 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 9 0.8%
Other 1 0.1%
Mixed Race 6 0.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 8 0.7%

Estimated Searsmont Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,341
Growth 167
Growth % 14.2%

Searsmont 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
English 28.7%
US/American 14.6%
Irish 12.5%
German 8.3%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 6.8%
French (except Basque) 4.9%
Italian 3.7%
Scotch-Irish 3%
Scottish 2.7%
French Canadian 2%
Swedish 2%
Polish 1.9%
European 1.5%
Finnish 1.3%
Greek 0.8%
Welsh 0.8%
Norwegian 0.8%
Russian 0.7%
Canadian 0.6%
Dutch 0.6%
Lithuanian 0.5%
British 0.5%
Hungarian 0.4%
Austrian 0.2%
Czech 0.2%
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Searsmont

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Searsmont 1,174 $40,000
Appleton 1,271 $41,731
Belmont 821 $36,875
Hope 1,310 $45,781
Liberty 927 $37,969
Montville 1,002 $37,917
Morrill 774 $36,250

Searsmont Public Libraries

Searsmont Town Library
Searsmont, Maine
(207) 342-5549
Library Web Site

library logo

More Information for Librarians

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Searsmont

Featured Colleges in the Searsmont Area (QuickSchools™)

quickinfoThese schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles).

Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.

Matching School Ads

Syracuse University’s School of Information Studies (iSchool)—The Original Information School—is proud of its position as a leader in the field.

  • Programs: Master of Science in Library and Information Sciences
  • Degrees: Master

Simmons’ online Master of Public Health program, MPH@Simmons, is designed to give you the real-world skills you need to address health inequity on a local, national, and global scale. The MPH@Simmons program explores the core areas of public health: epidemiology, biostatistics, health policy and health services, environmental health, and social/behavioral health. Additionally, the practice-based curriculum incorporates courses specifically designed to help you develop leadership and advocacy skills.

  • Programs: Master of Public Health
  • Degrees: Master

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MSHUS- Organizational and Social Services, MS in Psychology - Addictions, AAS in Business Administration - Small Business Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Associate, Bachelor

Change the World with American University

Be a part of something bigger than yourself.

  • Programs: Master of Science in Measurement & Evaluation, Master of Public Administration and Policy, Master of Science in Sports Analytics Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master

Get personalized attention with UMA.

One-on-one tutoring, pre-interview coaching, job search assistance, alumni services-they’re all included in Ultimate Medical Academy’s competitively priced tuition. As a nationally accredited school, we provide quality career training online and at our two campuses in the Tampa Bay area of Florida.

  • Programs: A.S. - Health Sciences - Medical Administrative Assistant, Diploma - Medical Office Billing Specialist, Diploma - Healthcare Technology and Systems, more...
  • Degrees: Associate, Diploma
Matching School Ads

Searsmont Colleges

(List of Maine Colleges)

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Searsmont

Advanced Controls

Click this [+/-] link to see or edit the similarity criteria used.

Limit Results to One State?

Sorry, no cities with similar criterias found in our database. Please choose any other state and try.
You are visiting:

Find a school near you

Study Online in Searsmont

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.

Additional Resources

Large City Map

Info for Searsmont Government Officials

Are you an official in the Searsmont government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

SPEAK TO AN ADVISOR 1.844.285.6104