Swanville, Maine

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Comparative Profile of Swanville, Maine

Comparing Swanville 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 8 6
Age of the Population 4 1
Children Under 5 Years Old 4 6
Female Share of the Population 3 5
Racial Diversity 3 6
Well-Paid Single Men 2 2
Senior Citizens 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 8 8
Portion of People Married 6 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 6 4
People Above Poverty 4 3
People in Middle Class or Better 4 3
Median Family Income 3 3

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 5 2
Walking and Biking to Work 4 5
Short Commute Times 4 5
Public Transportation Use 4 3


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

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Swanville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 86 miles NE of Portland, Maine (center to center)
Nearest Large City 181 miles NE of Boston, Massachusetts
County Waldo
Metro Area Bangor
Standard Zip Codes 04915
Phone Area Codes 207
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.521
Longitude -68.998

Swanville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 8.4 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 21.3 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
Distance 30.4 miles
Jan Temp 1 to 26 F
Apr Temp 30 to 52 F
Jul Temp 56 to 79 F
Oct Temp 33 to 57 F
Annual Precip 42.8 inches
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Swanville Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,357 100%
Male 673 49.6%
Female 684 50.4%
Under 18 386 28.4%
18+ 971 71.6%
65+ 126 9.3%
Median Age 35.9
Average Family Size 3.03
White 1,310 96.5%
African-American 2 0.1%
Asian 2 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 3 0.2%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 40 2.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 15 1.1%

Estimated Swanville Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,440
Growth 83
Growth % 6.1%

Swanville 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 27.2%
Irish 16.9%
US/American 8.9%
French (except Basque) 7.8%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 6.6%
French Canadian 5.4%
German 5%
Italian 4.7%
Scottish 4.5%
Swedish 2.5%
Scotch-Irish 2.4%
Norwegian 1.9%
Dutch 1%
Canadian 0.9%
Lithuanian 0.8%
Russian 0.8%
British 0.6%
Finnish 0.5%
Swiss 0.3%
Northern European 0.3%
Scandinavian 0.2%
Czechoslovakian 0.2%
Jamaican 0.2%
Polish 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Swanville 1,357 $35,833
Belfast 6,381 $43,253
Brooks 1,022 $38,393
Monroe 882 $39,375
Prospect 642 $41,406
Searsport 2,641 $38,333
Waldo 733 $38,125
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