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Demographics

People

Total Population1,237
Male Share of the Population48.5%
Female Share of the Population51.5%
Senior Citizens31.2%
Employed Population 16+550
Age of the Population54

Families

% of people married63%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher34.1%
Median Earnings25+$26,324
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$15,417
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,833

Wealth

Median Family Income$62,188
% Above Poverty Level89.3%
% Below Poverty Level10.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home8.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone28.8%
Median Gross Rent$909
Median House Value$183,900

Ancestry

English21.2%
Irish13.6%
German10.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)8.8%
French Except Basque7%
Scottish4.4%
Dutch2.6%
Russian1.7%
Italian1.7%
Canadian1.7%
Swiss1.5%
Welsh1.5%
Portuguese1.4%
Swedish1.4%
Polish1.1%
Lithuanian1.1%
US/American0.6%
Hungarian0.5%
Slovak0.5%
Greek0.2%
Arab0.2%
Moroccan0.2%
Danishn0.2%
Norwegian0.2%
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Penobscot Almanac

CategoryValue
County Hancock County
Standard Zip Codes4476
Phone Area Codes207
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude44.46
Approximate Longitude-68.71

Penobscot Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationELLSWORTH
Distance14.5 miles
Jan Temp11 to 30 F
Apr Temp33 to 53 F
Jul Temp58 to 79 F
Oct Temp39 to 57 F
Annual Precip46.8 inches
StationACADIA NATIONAL PARK
Distance23.4 miles
Jan Temp10 to 32 F
Apr Temp32 to 53 F
Jul Temp57 to 80 F
Oct Temp38 to 58 F
Annual Precip57.3 inches
StationBANGOR INTL AP
Distance23.8 miles
Jan Temp8 to 28 F
Apr Temp33 to 53 F
Jul Temp59 to 80 F
Oct Temp38 to 57 F
Annual Precip39.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Blue Hill865$61,020
Brooksville866$84,091
Castine899$96,250
Orland2,241$60,938
Stockton Springs1,501$57,500

Penobscot Public Schools

Penobscot Elementary School
No Physical Location Available
ZIP: 4476
(207) 326-9421
Primary
Total Enrollment 70
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