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Demographics

People

Total Population1,056
Male Share of the Population41.4%
Female Share of the Population58.6%
Senior Citizens40.2%
Employed Population 16+384
Age of the Population57

Families

% of people married32.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher46.8%
Median Earnings25+$33,098
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,406

Wealth

Median Family Income$70,667
% Above Poverty Level81.1%
% Below Poverty Level18.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home15.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work8.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone63.1%
Median Gross Rent$728
Median House Value$269,300

Ancestry

English35.8%
Irish16.8%
Scottish11.9%
German10.3%
Canadian7.8%
Italian5.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)5.3%
French Except Basque3.5%
Norwegian2.2%
Dutch2%
Welsh2%
Russian1.4%
Danishn1.3%
Swedish1.1%
West Indian0.9%
Jamaican0.9%
Finnish0.9%
Turkish0.6%
Swiss0.5%
Czech0.5%
US/American0.5%
Lithuanian0.4%
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Damariscotta Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lincoln County
Standard Zip Codes4543
Phone Area Codes207
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude44.03
Approximate Longitude-69.51

Damariscotta Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationNEWCASTLE
Distance1.4 miles
Jan Temp12 to 30 F
Apr Temp34 to 53 F
Jul Temp58 to 79 F
Oct Temp39 to 57 F
Annual Precip46.9 inches
StationGARDINER
Distance18.3 miles
Jan Temp7 to 29 F
Apr Temp33 to 52 F
Jul Temp58 to 80 F
Oct Temp37 to 58 F
Annual Precip43.9 inches
StationLEWISTON
Distance35 miles
Jan Temp12 to 29 F
Apr Temp35 to 54 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp40 to 58 F
Annual Precip45.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Alna740$72,857
Bremen863$69,432
Bristol2,737$75,764
Newcastle625$94,500
Nobleboro1,719$62,685
Wiscasset1,211$68,277

Damariscotta Public Libraries

Skidompha Public Library
184 MAIN STREET
Damariscotta, Maine
(207) 563-5513

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Damariscotta Hospitals

Miles Memorial Hospital
(Non-profit)
35 Miles Street
(207) 563-1234

Damariscotta Public Schools

Great Salt Bay Community School
559 Main Street
ZIP: 4543
(207) 563-3091
Primary
Total Enrollment 439
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