|Male Share of the Population||48.2%|
|Female Share of the Population||51.8%|
|Employed Population 16+||721|
|Age of the Population||49|
|% of people married||28.5%|
|Average household size||2|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||23.2%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$0|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$0|
|Median Family Income||$68,839|
|% Above Poverty Level||85.4%|
|% Below Poverty Level||14.6%|
|Average Commute Time||21 minutes|
|% Working from Home||1.9%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||0%|
|% Using Public Transportation||%|
|People Living Alone||51.2%|
|Median Gross Rent||$734|
|Median House Value||$207,500|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||23%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||37 miles NE of Portland, Maine (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||133 miles NE of Boston, Massachusetts|
|Standard Zip Codes||04578|
|Phone Area Codes||207|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|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|
|Jan Temp||7 to 29 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 52 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 80 F|
|Oct Temp||37 to 58 F|
|Annual Precip||43.9 inches|
|Jan Temp||12 to 29 F|
|Apr Temp||35 to 54 F|
|Jul Temp||61 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||40 to 58 F|
|Annual Precip||45.7 inches|
According to the US Postal Service, Wiscasset, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:
Westport Island (04578)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
Penn Foster College
Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.
Concordia University - Portland offers several fully online 14-month Master of Education (M.Ed.) programs and a fully online Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) program.
Founded in 1766, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state’s preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher learning.
WISCASSET HIGH SCHOOL
272 GARDINER ROAD
Serves 362 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.1
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