Dedham & Otis, ME

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Dedham & Otis Profile


Overview

Dedham & Otis is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 2,354 people and just one neighborhood, Dedham & Otis is the 170th largest community in Maine.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Dedham & Otis is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Dedham & Otis is a town of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dedham & Otis who work in office and administrative support (13.61%), healthcare (9.04%), and management occupations (7.61%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Another notable thing is that Dedham & Otis is a major vacation destination. Much of the town’s population is seasonal: many people own second homes and only live there part-time, during the vacation season. The effect on the local economy is that many of the businesses are dependent on tourist dollars, and may operate only during the high season. As the vacation season ends, Dedham & Otis’s population drops significantly, such that year-round residents will notice that the city is a much quieter place to live.

Overall, Dedham & Otis’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.

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!) Dedham & Otis 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. Dedham & Otis has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Dedham & Otis than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Dedham & Otis may be for you.

Dedham & Otis Demographics

In terms of college education, Dedham & Otis is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 27.33% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Dedham & Otis in 2010 was $32,828, which is wealthy relative to Maine and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $131,312 for a family of four. However, Dedham & Otis contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Dedham & Otis home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dedham & Otis residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Dedham & Otis include Irish, French , German, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Dedham & Otis is English. Other important languages spoken here include Hebrew and French.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Dedham & Otis 0.101011101001110
Maine 1.30
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Dedham & Otis 0.101011101001110
Maine 18.30
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Dedham & Otis 0.101011101001110
Maine 3

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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DEDHAM PUBLIC SCHOOLS


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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
Dedham School
19 School Street
Orrington, ME, 04474
PK-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 25.3% 43.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 23.0% 37.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.3% 6.3%

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OTIS PUBLIC SCHOOLS


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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)

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
Beech Hill School
105 Otis Road
Otis, ME, 04605
PK-08

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 67.2% 43.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 55.7% 37.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.5% 6.3%

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