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Demographics

People

Total Population1,397
Male Share of the Population54.9%
Female Share of the Population45.1%
Senior Citizens9.4%
Employed Population 16+555
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married56.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.3%
Median Earnings25+$30,714
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,184

Wealth

Median Family Income$55,417
% Above Poverty Level88.3%
% Below Poverty Level11.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home3.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work2%
% Using Public Transportation0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone11.8%
Median Gross Rent$0
Median House Value$137,200

Ancestry

English24.5%
French Except Basque18.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.7%
Irish12%
Italian8.7%
Canadian4.6%
German2.6%
Polish2.2%
Scottish2.1%
Swedish1.4%
Portuguese1.4%
Arab0.7%
Lebanese0.7%
Finnish0.6%
Dutch0.5%
Norwegian0.5%
Lithuanian0.4%
Ukrainian0.3%
Israeli0.3%
Welsh0.2%
African0.1%
Nigerian0.1%
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Charleston Almanac

CategoryValue
County Penobscot County
Standard Zip Codes4422
Phone Area Codes207
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude45.08
Approximate Longitude-69.04

Charleston Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationDOVER-FOXCROFT
Distance12.3 miles
Jan Temp1 to 24 F
Apr Temp28 to 49 F
Jul Temp54 to 78 F
Oct Temp32 to 55 F
Annual Precip44 inches
StationCORINNA
Distance16 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
StationBANGOR INTL AP
Distance22.6 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Atkinson279$46,964
Bradford1,241$44,350
Corinth2,833$57,019
Exeter1,118$63,393
Garland1,249$52,361
Hudson1,648$61,167

Charleston Public Libraries

Charleston Public Library
13 ATKINSON ROAD
Charleston, Maine
(207) 285-3805

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Charleston Public Schools

Mountain View Youth Dev Ctr
1182 Dover Road
ZIP: 4422
(207) 285-0780
High
Total Enrollment 28

Charleston Private Schools

Highview Christian Academy
739 Main Rd
ZIP: 4422
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 59
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