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People

Total Population 959
Male Share of the Population 70.3%
Female Share of the Population 29.7%
Senior Citizens 15.5%
Employed Population 16+ 303
Age of the Population 21

Families

% of people married 16%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 61.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $80,114
% Above Poverty Level 81.2%
% Below Poverty Level 18.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 14 minutes
% Working from Home 18.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 36.3%
% Using Public Transportation 2%

Housing

People Living Alone 43.5%
Median Gross Rent $0
Median House Value $500,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.4%
US/American 1.7%
English 16.8%
Irish 15.5%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Castine Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 88 miles NE of Portland, Maine (center to center)
Nearest Large City 180 miles NE of Boston, Massachusetts
County Hancock
Standard Zip Codes 04421
Company Zip Codes 04420
Phone Area Codes 207
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.387
Longitude -68.8

Castine Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

Station BELFAST
Distance 9.9 miles
Jan Temp 11 to 31 F
Apr Temp 33 to 53 F
Jul Temp 57 to 79 F
Oct Temp 38 to 59 F
Annual Precip 47.6 inches
Station ELLSWORTH
Distance 20.7 miles
Jan Temp 11 to 30 F
Apr Temp 33 to 53 F
Jul Temp 58 to 79 F
Oct Temp 39 to 57 F
Annual Precip 46.8 inches
Station WEST ROCKPORT 1 NNW
Distance 21.6 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 29 F
Apr Temp 34 to 50 F
Jul Temp 59 to 76 F
Oct Temp 39 to 56 F
Annual Precip 51.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Brooksville 863 $79,063
Islesboro 780 $68,438
Northport 1,558 $68,621
Penobscot 1,272 $58,385
Searsport 1,059 $51,000
Stockton Springs 1,503 $57,969

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Castine Public Libraries

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Castine - Witherle Memorial Library
41 SCHOOL STREET
Castine, Maine
(207) 326-4375

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