Dresden - Wiscasset Area, ME

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Dresden - Wiscasset Area Profile


Overview

Dresden - Wiscasset Area is a very small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Maine. With a population of 6,009 people and just one neighborhood, Dresden - Wiscasset Area is the 96th largest community in Maine.

Occupations and Workforce

Dresden - Wiscasset Area is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Dresden - Wiscasset Area is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Dresden - Wiscasset Area who work in food service (14.62%), sales jobs (11.61%), and office and administrative support (10.10%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Dresden - Wiscasset Area is worth considering.

Dresden - Wiscasset Area is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.

Dresden - Wiscasset Area Demographics

The percentage of people in Dresden - Wiscasset Area who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 28.99% of adults in Dresden - Wiscasset Area have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Dresden - Wiscasset Area in 2010 was $28,775, which is upper middle income relative to Maine and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $115,100 for a family of four. However, Dresden - Wiscasset Area contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Dresden - Wiscasset Area is English. Other important languages spoken here include Thai and French.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Dresden - Wiscasset Area 0.101011101001110
Maine 1.30
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Maine 18.30
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Dresden - Wiscasset Area 0.101011101001110
Maine 3

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

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District Quality Compared to Maine

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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
Dresden Elementary School
86 Cedar Grove Road
Dresden, ME, 04342
PK-05
Henry L Cottrell School
169 Academy Road
Monmouth, ME, 04259
PK-03
Monmouth Academy
96 Academy Road
Monmouth, ME, 04259
09-12
Richmond High School
132 Main Street
Richmond, ME, 04357
09-12
Hall Dale High School
97 Maple Street
Farmingdale, ME, 04344
09-12
Hall Dale Elementary School
26 Garden Lane
Hallowell, ME, 04347
PK-05
Richmond Middle School
132 Main Street
Richmond, ME, 04357
06-08
Monmouth Middle School
117 Academy Road
Monmouth, ME, 04259
04-08
Hall Dale Middle School
111 Maple Street
Farmingdale, ME, 04344
06-08
Marcia Buker School
28 High Street
Richmond, ME, 04357
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
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Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 40.3% 43.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 34.9% 37.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.3% 6.3%

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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
Somerville Elementary School
665 Patricktown Rd Suite 2
Somerville, ME, 04348
PK-PK
Chelsea Elementary School
566 Togus Road
Chelsea, ME, 04330
PK-08
Palermo Consolidated School
501 Route 3
Palermo, ME, 04354
KG-08
Whitefield Elementary School
164 Grand Army Road
Whitefield, ME, 04353
KG-08
Windsor Elementary School
366 Ridge Road
Windsor, ME, 04363
KG-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 50.2% 43.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 41.1% 37.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.1% 6.3%

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