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Demographics

People

Total Population1,478
Male Share of the Population42.8%
Female Share of the Population57.2%
Senior Citizens17.5%
Employed Population 16+492
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married48.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher19.3%
Median Earnings25+$32,321
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,938

Wealth

Median Family Income$51,667
% Above Poverty Level75.3%
% Below Poverty Level24.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home5.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone40.3%
Median Gross Rent$730
Median House Value$125,000

Ancestry

Irish20.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)20.1%
French Except Basque15.9%
English13.9%
Canadian6.4%
Polish4.9%
German4.9%
Italian3.1%
Dutch2.3%
Norwegian1.8%
Russian1.3%
Scottish0.8%
Lithuanian0.5%
Finnish0.5%
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Newport Almanac

CategoryValue
County Penobscot County
Standard Zip Codes4953
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
Corinna1,944$46,979
Detroit952$43,571
Palmyra2,071$55,809
Pittsfield3,004$52,750
Plymouth1,300$52,188
Stetson1,395$70,568

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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