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Demographics

People

Total Population1,085
Male Share of the Population48.2%
Female Share of the Population51.8%
Senior Citizens21.4%
Employed Population 16+394
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married52.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher16.8%
Median Earnings25+$33,542
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$17,917
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$57,500
% Above Poverty Level76.7%
% Below Poverty Level23.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home5.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone28%
Median Gross Rent$567
Median House Value$88,000

Ancestry

English21.8%
French Except Basque21.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.5%
German9.4%
Irish9.4%
Scottish5.4%
Lithuanian3.1%
Italian2%
Polish1.8%
Swedish1.4%
Russian1.1%
Dutch1%
Canadian0.4%
Finnish0.4%
African0.3%
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Howland Almanac

CategoryValue
County Penobscot County
Standard Zip Codes4448
Phone Area Codes207
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude45.25
Approximate Longitude-68.66

Howland Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationORONO
Distance23.4 miles
Jan Temp8 to 28 F
Apr Temp32 to 52 F
Jul Temp56 to 80 F
Oct Temp36 to 55 F
Annual Precip40.2 inches
StationDOVER-FOXCROFT
Distance28.8 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
Distance36.9 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Enfield1,516$48,239
Lagrange679$51,429
Lincoln2,776$39,901
Lowell309$54,250
Medford223$45,000
Passadumkeag432$55,313

Howland Public Schools

Penobscot Valley High School
23 Cross Street
ZIP: 4448
(207) 732-3111
High
Total Enrollment 165
Hichborn Middle School
23 Cross Street
ZIP: 4448
(207) 732-3113
Middle
Total Enrollment 114
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