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Demographics

People

Total Population1,821
Male Share of the Population51.5%
Female Share of the Population48.5%
Senior Citizens18.2%
Employed Population 16+945
Age of the Population47

Families

% of people married57.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher24.4%
Median Earnings25+$35,549
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$27,614
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,008

Wealth

Median Family Income$69,018
% Above Poverty Level94.2%
% Below Poverty Level5.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time30 minutes
% Working from Home2.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.6%
% Using Public Transportation0.2%

Housing

People Living Alone22.5%
Median Gross Rent$790
Median House Value$167,000

Ancestry

English20.5%
Irish16.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.2%
French Except Basque10%
German8.3%
Scottish8.3%
Italian4.6%
Canadian3.5%
Swedish2.3%
Russian1.3%
Norwegian0.9%
Polish0.8%
Portuguese0.8%
Dutch0.6%
Welsh0.6%
Czech0.5%
Danishn0.4%
Lithuanian0.3%
Greek0.2%
Romanian0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
Finnish0.1%
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Dresden Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lincoln County
Standard Zip Codes4342
Phone Area Codes207
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude44.1
Approximate Longitude-69.72

Dresden Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationGARDINER
Distance9.8 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
StationNEWCASTLE
Distance10 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
StationLEWISTON
Distance24.2 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
Edgecomb1,144$59,375
Richmond1,653$54,208
West Gardiner3,393$74,643
Whitefield2,239$57,206
Wiscasset1,211$68,277

Dresden Public Libraries

Bridge Academy Public Library
44 MIDDLE ROAD
Dresden, Maine
(207) 737-8810

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Dresden Public Schools

Dresden Elementary School
86 Cedar Grove Road
ZIP: 4342
(207) 737-2559
Primary
Total Enrollment 100
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