|Male Share of the Population||47.8%|
|Female Share of the Population||52.2%|
|Employed Population 16+||1,150|
|Age of the Population||48|
|% of people married||64.4%|
|Average household size||2|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||34.8%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$0|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$0|
|Median Family Income||$64,904|
|% Above Poverty Level||89.9%|
|% Below Poverty Level||10.1%|
|Average Commute Time||27 minutes|
|% Working from Home||6.5%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||1.3%|
|% Using Public Transportation||0.8%|
|People Living Alone||19.3%|
|Median Gross Rent||$619|
|Median House Value||$201,600|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||10.1%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||57 miles NW of Portland, Maine (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||142 miles N of Boston, Massachusetts|
|Standard Zip Codes||04217|
|P.O. Box Zip Codes||04286|
|Phone Area Codes||207|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Station||RUMFORD 1 SSE|
|Jan Temp||7 to 27 F|
|Apr Temp||32 to 52 F|
|Jul Temp||57 to 79 F|
|Oct Temp||37 to 57 F|
|Annual Precip||44.9 inches|
|Jan Temp||5 to 25 F|
|Apr Temp||28 to 47 F|
|Jul Temp||53 to 75 F|
|Oct Temp||33 to 54 F|
|Annual Precip||59.1 inches|
|Jan Temp||0 to 23 F|
|Apr Temp||27 to 47 F|
|Jul Temp||53 to 76 F|
|Oct Temp||32 to 53 F|
|Annual Precip||37.7 inches|
According to the US Postal Service, Bethel, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:
West Bethel (04286)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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