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Demographics

People

Total Population1,603
Male Share of the Population46.5%
Female Share of the Population53.5%
Senior Citizens16.1%
Employed Population 16+657
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married46.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10.2%
Median Earnings25+$25,551
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$18,158
Median Earnings With High School Degree$22,452

Wealth

Median Family Income$45,521
% Above Poverty Level80.8%
% Below Poverty Level19.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time37 minutes
% Working from Home2.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone24.8%
Median Gross Rent$903
Median House Value$138,000

Ancestry

English26.9%
Irish19.4%
French Except Basque17.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)14%
Canadian8%
German7.2%
Scottish6.1%
Italian4.7%
Polish3.4%
Dutch1.4%
Swedish1%
Welsh0.9%
Lithuanian0.6%
Greek0.4%
Russian0.4%
Swiss0.2%
Danishn0.1%
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Porter Almanac

CategoryValue
County Oxford County
Standard Zip Codes4068
Phone Area Codes207
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude43.79
Approximate Longitude-70.93

Porter Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationEAST HIRAM
Distance11 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
StationTAMWORTH 3
Distance19.7 miles
Jan Temp5 to 28 F
Apr Temp29 to 53 F
Jul Temp53 to 80 F
Oct Temp32 to 56 F
Annual Precip51.1 inches
StationNORTH CONWAY
Distance20.2 miles
Jan Temp7 to 29 F
Apr Temp31 to 54 F
Jul Temp57 to 81 F
Oct Temp34 to 59 F
Annual Precip48 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Brownfield1,388$67,976
Cornish1,312$53,750
Hiram1,848$47,917
Limerick2,909$58,393
Newfield1,435$49,792
Parsonsfield1,942$40,000
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