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Demographics

People

Total Population1,673
Male Share of the Population45.5%
Female Share of the Population54.5%
Senior Citizens20%
Employed Population 16+705
Age of the Population46

Families

% of people married57.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher19.4%
Median Earnings25+$34,811
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$33,319

Wealth

Median Family Income$55,000
% Above Poverty Level80.7%
% Below Poverty Level19.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home2.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.4%
% Using Public Transportation2%

Housing

People Living Alone32.3%
Median Gross Rent$0
Median House Value$119,200

Ancestry

English21.5%
French Except Basque14.5%
German10.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.7%
Canadian7.9%
Irish4.5%
Finnish4.5%
Polish2.7%
Scottish1.6%
Brazilian1.4%
Swedish1.4%
Welsh1.3%
Italian0.8%
Greek0.7%
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Mechanic Falls Almanac

CategoryValue
County Androscoggin County
Standard Zip Codes4256
Phone Area Codes207
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude44.11
Approximate Longitude-70.39

Mechanic Falls Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationLEWISTON
Distance8.8 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
StationEAST HIRAM
Distance23.8 miles
Jan Temp3 to 28 F
Apr Temp29 to 53 F
Jul Temp55 to 80 F
Oct Temp32 to 58 F
Annual Precip48.3 inches
StationRUMFORD 1 SSE
Distance30 miles
Jan Temp7 to 27 F
Apr Temp32 to 52 F
Jul Temp57 to 79 F
Oct Temp37 to 57 F
Annual Precip44.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Hebron1,641$61,058
Minot2,588$67,500
Otisfield2,734$63,401
Oxford1,565$54,767
Poland5,491$66,052
Waterford1,352$63,438

Mechanic Falls Public Libraries

Mechanic Falls Public Library
108 LEWISTON STREET, 3RD FLOOR
Mechanic Falls, Maine
(207) 345-9450

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Mechanic Falls Public Schools

Elm Street School-mechanic Falls
129 Elm Street
ZIP: 4256
(207) 345-3381
Primary
Total Enrollment 276
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