Buckfield & Hebron, ME

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Buckfield & Hebron Profile


Overview

Buckfield & Hebron is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 3,422 people and just one neighborhood, Buckfield & Hebron is the 155th largest community in Maine.

Occupations and Workforce

Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Buckfield & Hebron is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 38.45% of the Buckfield & Hebron workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Buckfield & Hebron is a town of construction workers and builders, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Buckfield & Hebron who work in office and administrative support (10.97%), sales jobs (9.02%), and management occupations (7.65%).


Setting & Lifestyle

It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Buckfield & Hebron has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Buckfield & Hebron has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Buckfield & Hebron than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Buckfield & Hebron may be for you.

One downside of living in Buckfield & Hebron is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Buckfield & Hebron, the average commute to work is 30.61 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

Buckfield & Hebron Demographics

The percentage of adults in Buckfield & Hebron who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.77% of the adults in Buckfield & Hebron have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Buckfield & Hebron in 2010 was $21,470, which is lower middle income relative to Maine and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $85,880 for a family of four. However, Buckfield & Hebron contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Buckfield & Hebron home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Buckfield & Hebron residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Buckfield & Hebron include French , Irish, German, and French Canadian.

The most common language spoken in Buckfield & Hebron is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Buckfield & Hebron 0.101011101001110
Maine 1.30

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Maine 18.30

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Maine 3

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

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School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

RSU 17/MSAD 17


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District Quality Compared to Maine

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Better than of ME school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to ME Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Oxford Elementary School
79 Pleasant Street
Oxford, ME, 04270
PK-06
Otisfield Community School
416 Powhattan Road
Otisfield, ME, 04270
KG-04
Harrison Elementary School
309 Naples Road
Harrison, ME, 04040
03-06
Guy E Rowe School
219 Main Street
Norway, ME, 04268
PK-06
Paris Elementary School
4 Hathaway Road
Paris, ME, 04271
PK-06
Hebron Station School
884 Station Road
Hebron, ME, 04238
PK-06
Waterford Memorial School
148 Valley Road
Waterford, ME, 04088
PK-02
Oxford Hills Middle School
100 Pine Street
Paris, ME, 04271
07-08
Oxford Hills Comprehensive H S School
256 Main Street
Paris, ME, 04271
09-12
Agnes Gray School
170 Main Street
West Paris, ME, 04289
PK-04

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 65.0% 45.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 54.9% 39.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.1% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

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RSU 10


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District Quality Compared to Maine

(10 is best)

Better than of ME school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to ME Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Dirigo Elementary School
117 Auburn Road
Peru, ME, 04290
PK-05
Buckfield Jr-Sr High School
160 Morrill Street
Buckfield, ME, 04220
07-12
T W Kelly Dirigo Middle School
45 Middle School Drive
Dixfield, ME, 04224
06-08
Meroby Elementary School
21 Cross Street
Mexico, ME, 04257
PK-05
Mountain Valley Middle School
58 Highland Terrace
Mexico, ME, 04257
06-08
Hartford-Sumner Elementary School
145 Main Street
Sumner, ME, 04292
PK-06
Dirigo High School
145 Weld Street
Dixfield, ME, 04224
09-12
Mountain Valley High School
799 Hancock Street
Rumford, ME, 04276
09-12
Rumford Elementary School
121 Lincoln Avenue
Rumford, ME, 04276
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 66.7% 45.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 58.7% 39.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.0% 6.4%

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