Demographics

People

Total Population2,287
Male Share of the Population42.9%
Female Share of the Population57.1%
Senior Citizens27.8%
Employed Population 16+875
Age of the Population48

Families

% of people married35.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.5%
Median Earnings25+$31,580
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$39,625
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,375

Wealth

Median Family Income$39,583
% Above Poverty Level79.4%
% Below Poverty Level20.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time36 minutes
% Working from Home12.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone26.7%
Median Gross Rent$681
Median House Value$94,900

Ancestry

English18%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)17.2%
French Except Basque16%
Irish8.6%
Italian7.1%
German6.6%
Scottish6%
Welsh5.7%
Finnish4.8%
Canadian2.4%
Swedish2.2%
Polish0.9%
Romanian0.4%
Greek0.3%
Lithuanian0.3%
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Dexter Almanac

CategoryValue
County Penobscot County
Standard Zip Codes04930
Phone Area Codes207
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude45.01
Approximate Longitude-69.29

Dexter Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCORINNA
Distance7.5 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
Distance27.9 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
StationLONG FALLS DAM
Distance46.4 miles
Jan Temp0 to 23 F
Apr Temp27 to 47 F
Jul Temp53 to 76 F
Oct Temp33 to 53 F
Annual Precip39.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income

Dexter Public Libraries

Abbott Memorial Library
1 CHURCH STREET
Dexter, Maine
(207) 924-7292

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Dexter Public Schools

Dexter Regional High School
12 Abbott Hill Road
ZIP: 4930
(207) 924-5536
High
Total Enrollment 332
Ridge View Community School
175 Fern Road - Suite 1
ZIP: 4930
(207) 924-6000
Primary
Total Enrollment 663
Tri-county Technical Center
14 Abbott Hill Road
ZIP: 4930
(207) 924-7670
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