Dexter, ME

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640 Vital Statistics. 24 Condition Alerts found.

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Dexter Profile


Overview

Dexter is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 3,794 people and just one neighborhood, Dexter is the 90th largest community in Maine.

Occupations and Workforce

Dexter is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Dexter is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Dexter who work in sales jobs (14.49%), office and administrative support (14.42%), and food service (7.48%).


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

Being a small town, Dexter does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Dexter Demographics

The percentage of people in Dexter with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.81% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Dexter in 2010 was $20,808, which is lower middle income relative to Maine and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $83,232 for a family of four. However, Dexter contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 2 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
Dexter 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)

Crime
Dexter 0.101011101001110
Maine 18.30
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Dexter 0.101011101001110
Maine 3

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

MSAD 46


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


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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
Tri County Technical Center
14 Abbott Hill Road
Dexter, ME, 04930
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Dexter Regional High School
12 Abbott Hill Road
Dexter, ME, 04930
09-12
Ridge View Community School
175 Fern Road Suite 1
Dexter, ME, 04930
PK-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 67.4% 43.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 59.9% 37.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.5% 6.3%

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