Demographics

People

Total Population1,760
Male Share of the Population45.8%
Female Share of the Population54.2%
Senior Citizens17.6%
Employed Population 16+614
Age of the Population47

Families

% of people married56.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.6%
Median Earnings25+$32,229
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,874

Wealth

Median Family Income$60,028
% Above Poverty Level76.9%
% Below Poverty Level23.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home8.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone41.5%
Median Gross Rent$736
Median House Value$146,900

Ancestry

Irish19.1%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)17.7%
French Except Basque12.7%
English9.1%
Canadian8.9%
Polish6.3%
Italian4.5%
German3.5%
Welsh3.2%
Scottish2%
Portuguese1.8%
Russian1.7%
Dutch1.5%
Norwegian1.1%
Finnish0.9%
South African0.7%
African0.7%
Hungarian0.5%
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Newport Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyPenobscot County
Standard Zip Codes04953
Phone Area Codes207
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude44.83
Approximate Longitude-69.26

Newport 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
Distance5.6 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
StationDOVER-FOXCROFT
Distance24.1 miles
Jan Temp1 to 24 F
Apr Temp28 to 49 F
Jul Temp54 to 78 F
Oct Temp32 to 55 F
Annual Precip44 inches
StationORONO
Distance30.1 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Pittsfield2,873$65,227

Newport Public Libraries

Newport Public Library
154 MAIN STREET
Newport, Maine
(207) 368-5074

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Newport Public Schools

Newport Elementary School
142 Elm Street
ZIP: 4953
(207) 368-4470
Primary
Total Enrollment 292
Nokomis Regional High School
266 Williams Rd
ZIP: 4953
(207) 368-4354
High
Total Enrollment 681
Sebasticook Valley Middle School
337 Williams Road
ZIP: 4953
(207) 368-4592
Middle
Total Enrollment 314
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