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Demographics

People

Total Population1,836
Male Share of the Population50.7%
Female Share of the Population49.3%
Senior Citizens10.4%
Employed Population 16+969
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married62.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.3%
Median Earnings25+$43,672
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$42,656
Median Earnings With High School Degree$35,977

Wealth

Median Family Income$76,000
% Above Poverty Level92.5%
% Below Poverty Level7.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home0.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone11.3%
Median Gross Rent$1,034
Median House Value$171,300

Ancestry

English23.5%
Canadian21%
French Except Basque18.7%
Irish13.2%
Italian5.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)5.8%
Polish3.2%
Scottish2.5%
Lithuanian1.1%
Dutch0.9%
Portuguese0.8%
Finnish0.7%
Danishn0.4%
Swedish0.3%
Austrian0.3%
Welsh0.3%
German0.2%
Greek0.2%
Russian0.1%
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Wales Almanac

CategoryValue
County Androscoggin County
Standard Zip Codes4280
Phone Area Codes207
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude44.11
Approximate Longitude-70.1

Wales Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationLEWISTON
Distance6.3 miles
Jan Temp12 to 29 F
Apr Temp35 to 54 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp40 to 58 F
Annual Precip45.7 inches
StationGARDINER
Distance16.9 miles
Jan Temp7 to 29 F
Apr Temp33 to 52 F
Jul Temp58 to 80 F
Oct Temp37 to 58 F
Annual Precip43.9 inches
StationNEWCASTLE
Distance28 miles
Jan Temp12 to 30 F
Apr Temp34 to 53 F
Jul Temp58 to 79 F
Oct Temp39 to 57 F
Annual Precip46.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Auburn22,943$62,076
Greene4,353$67,689
Lewiston36,277$52,225
Lisbon8,873$64,716
Litchfield3,601$69,338
Sabattus5,006$59,882
Sources :
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