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Demographics

People

Total Population836
Male Share of the Population50.7%
Female Share of the Population49.3%
Senior Citizens16.4%
Employed Population 16+404
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married68.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.1%
Median Earnings25+$33,854
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,031

Wealth

Median Family Income$55,000
% Above Poverty Level89.7%
% Below Poverty Level10.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time31 minutes
% Working from Home4%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone19.4%
Median Gross Rent$808
Median House Value$124,400

Ancestry

Irish15.7%
French Except Basque15.4%
English13.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.3%
Canadian4.5%
German3.1%
Italian2.4%
Portuguese2.2%
Swedish1.9%
Polish1.9%
Scottish1.3%
Swiss0.4%
Serbian0.2%
Russian0.2%
Norwegian0.2%
Dutch0.2%
Belgian0.2%
US/American0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
Finnish0.2%
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Alton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Penobscot County
Standard Zip Codes4468
Phone Area Codes207
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude44.95
Approximate Longitude-68.73

Alton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationORONO
Distance9.6 miles
Jan Temp8 to 28 F
Apr Temp32 to 52 F
Jul Temp56 to 80 F
Oct Temp36 to 55 F
Annual Precip40.2 inches
StationBANGOR INTL AP
Distance16.6 miles
Jan Temp8 to 28 F
Apr Temp33 to 53 F
Jul Temp59 to 80 F
Oct Temp38 to 57 F
Annual Precip39.5 inches
StationCORINNA
Distance27.5 miles
Jan Temp1 to 26 F
Apr Temp30 to 52 F
Jul Temp56 to 79 F
Oct Temp33 to 57 F
Annual Precip42.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bradley1,587$65,227
Greenbush1,470$47,917
Hudson1,648$61,167
Milford2,166$58,371
Old Town7,655$52,869
Orono9,601$91,417

Alton Public Schools

Alton Elementary School
22 Argyle Rd
ZIP: 4468
(207) 394-2331
Primary
Total Enrollment 48
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