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Demographics

People

Total Population1,516
Male Share of the Population47.6%
Female Share of the Population52.4%
Senior Citizens17.9%
Employed Population 16+767
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married58.2%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher24.8%
Median Earnings25+$26,284
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$64,583
% Above Poverty Level86.3%
% Below Poverty Level13.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time31 minutes
% Working from Home6.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone23%
Median Gross Rent$791
Median House Value$124,300

Ancestry

English25.7%
French Except Basque18.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9%
Irish8.1%
Italian7.8%
German4.2%
Canadian3.1%
Scottish3%
Polish1.2%
Norwegian1.2%
Dutch0.9%
Swedish0.3%
Russian0.3%
Portuguese0.3%
Lithuanian0.3%
Czech0.2%
Danishn0.1%
Slovak0.1%
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New Sharon Almanac

CategoryValue
County Franklin County
Standard Zip Codes4955
Phone Area Codes207
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude44.63
Approximate Longitude-70.01

New Sharon Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationFARMINGTON
Distance7.3 miles
Jan Temp3 to 26 F
Apr Temp29 to 52 F
Jul Temp53 to 79 F
Oct Temp33 to 57 F
Annual Precip46.6 inches
StationMADISON
Distance12.9 miles
Jan Temp4 to 26 F
Apr Temp31 to 51 F
Jul Temp56 to 79 F
Oct Temp36 to 56 F
Annual Precip39.5 inches
StationRUMFORD 1 SSE
Distance26.5 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
Chesterville1,466$47,679
Farmington4,151$43,201
Industry889$54,688
Rome1,120$67,333
Starks600$38,875
Vienna485$66,786

New Sharon Public Libraries

Jim Ditzler Memorial Library
37 LIBRARY ROAD
New Sharon, Maine
(207) 779-1128

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New Sharon Public Schools

Cape Cod Hill Elem School
516 Cape Cod Hill Road
ZIP: 4955
(207) 778-3031
Primary
Total Enrollment 179
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