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Demographics

People

Total Population3,018
Male Share of the Population49.1%
Female Share of the Population50.9%
Senior Citizens21.3%
Employed Population 16+1,175
Age of the Population48

Families

% of people married50.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.6%
Median Earnings25+$27,736
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$25,800
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,083

Wealth

Median Family Income$45,656
% Above Poverty Level79.3%
% Below Poverty Level20.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time15 minutes
% Working from Home3.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work13.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone37.1%
Median Gross Rent$578
Median House Value$88,400

Ancestry

English20.4%
Irish18.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.1%
French Except Basque8.2%
Polish5%
German4.5%
Welsh4.2%
Scottish2.6%
Canadian2.2%
Italian2.1%
Dutch1.3%
Russian0.6%
Danishn0.6%
Swedish0.6%
Latvian0.5%
Serbian0.3%
Greek0.3%
Czech0.3%
Hungarian0.1%
Norwegian0.1%
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Calais Almanac

CategoryValue
County Washington County
Standard Zip Codes4619
Phone Area Codes207
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude45.13
Approximate Longitude-67.2

Calais Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWOODLAND
Distance6.5 miles
Jan Temp5 to 28 F
Apr Temp30 to 52 F
Jul Temp55 to 80 F
Oct Temp35 to 58 F
Annual Precip45.2 inches
StationEASTPORT
Distance23.3 miles
Jan Temp14 to 30 F
Apr Temp33 to 50 F
Jul Temp54 to 75 F
Oct Temp41 to 56 F
Annual Precip44.8 inches
StationGRAND LAKE STREAM
Distance24.6 miles
Jan Temp3 to 27 F
Apr Temp29 to 51 F
Jul Temp55 to 79 F
Oct Temp34 to 57 F
Annual Precip44.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Alexander512$51,250
Baileyville1,413$54,583
Charlotte335$59,643
Meddybemps119$55,000
Princeton725$47,500
Robbinston517$65,250

Calais Public Libraries

Calais Free Library
9 UNION STREET
Calais, Maine
(207) 454-2758

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Calais Hospitals

Calais Regional Hospital
(Non-profit)
24 Hospital Lane
(207) 454-7521

Calais Public Schools

Calais Elementary School
53 Garfield Street
ZIP: 4619
(207) 454-2000
Primary
Total Enrollment 254
Calais Middle/high School
34 Blue Devil Hill Suite 2
ZIP: 4619
(207) 454-2591
High
Total Enrollment 272
St Croix Regional Technical Center
34 Blue Devil Hill Suite 1
ZIP: 4619
(207) 454-2581
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