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Demographics

People

Total Population2,329
Male Share of the Population46.8%
Female Share of the Population53.2%
Senior Citizens12.6%
Employed Population 16+1,196
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married27%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher51.5%
Median Earnings25+$26,122
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$16,662

Wealth

Median Family Income$57,415
% Above Poverty Level84.3%
% Below Poverty Level15.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time12 minutes
% Working from Home17.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work35.1%
% Using Public Transportation1.2%

Housing

People Living Alone48%
Median Gross Rent$877
Median House Value$313,000

Ancestry

English18.2%
Irish16.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)14.6%
French Except Basque13.4%
German12.7%
Scottish7.6%
Italian4.5%
Dutch4.3%
Portuguese2.8%
Polish2.3%
Norwegian1.8%
Palestinian1.5%
Arab1.5%
Canadian1.5%
Bulgarian1.2%
Turkish1%
Russian0.9%
Finnish0.9%
Czech0.8%
Slovak0.7%
Swiss0.7%
Austrian0.6%
Swedish0.5%
Serbian0.2%
Greek0.2%
Danishn0.1%
Estonian0.1%
US/American0.1%
Hungarian0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
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Bar Harbor Almanac

CategoryValue
County Hancock County
Standard Zip Codes4609
Phone Area Codes207
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude44.38
Approximate Longitude-68.21

Bar Harbor Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationACADIA NATIONAL PARK
Distance4 miles
Jan Temp10 to 32 F
Apr Temp32 to 53 F
Jul Temp57 to 80 F
Oct Temp38 to 58 F
Annual Precip57.3 inches
StationJONESBORO
Distance32.8 miles
Jan Temp8 to 28 F
Apr Temp31 to 50 F
Jul Temp55 to 75 F
Oct Temp37 to 56 F
Annual Precip51.3 inches
StationBANGOR INTL AP
Distance41.5 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Cranberry Isles125$86,250
Mount Desert1,911$92,868
Sorrento325$58,125
Sullivan998$53,929
Trenton1,720$59,191
Winter Harbor358$73,750

Bar Harbor Public Libraries

Jesup Memorial Library
34 MOUNT DESERT STREET
Bar Harbor, Maine
(207) 288-4245

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Bar Harbor Hospitals

Mount Desert Island Hospital
(Non-profit)
10 Wayman Lane
(207) 288-5081

Bar Harbor Public Schools

Conners-emerson School
11 Eagle Lake Road
ZIP: 4609
(207) 288-3631
Primary
Total Enrollment 374
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