Palermo & Freedom, ME

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Palermo & Freedom Profile


Overview

Palermo & Freedom is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 2,324 people and just one neighborhood, Palermo & Freedom is the 182nd largest community in Maine.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns, Palermo & Freedom isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Palermo & Freedom are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Palermo & Freedom is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Palermo & Freedom who work in sales jobs (11.77%), office and administrative support (11.35%), and management occupations (9.47%).

Setting & Lifestyle

Palermo & Freedom is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Palermo & Freedom’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Palermo & Freedom has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Palermo & Freedom a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

One downside of living in Palermo & Freedom is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Palermo & Freedom, the average commute to work is 33.90 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

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

Palermo & Freedom Demographics

The percentage of people in Palermo & Freedom who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 26.38% of adults in Palermo & Freedom have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Palermo & Freedom in 2018 was $32,211, which is upper middle income relative to Maine and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $128,844 for a family of four. However, Palermo & Freedom contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Palermo & Freedom is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q4 2020. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Palermo & Freedom, ME HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2021.

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 about Scout's Demographic Data

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Migration & Mobility

 

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Education

 

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 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 about Scout's Crime Data

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Neighborhood Annual Crimes
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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Violent Crime Index By Type

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Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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National Median: 4
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    Maine

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Palermo & Freedom VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
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Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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National Median: 21
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Palermo & Freedom Property CRIMES

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National Median: 28.3
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Neighborhood Public School Data

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 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (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 about Scout's School Data

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

(100 is best)

Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

Rates the quality of all K-12 public schools that serve this neighborhood. Info

Schools That Serve This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to ME* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Mt View Elementary School
573 Mount View Road
Thorndike, ME 04986
KG-05
Mt View High School
577 Mount View Road
Thorndike, ME 04986
09-12
Mt View Middle School
575 Mount View Road
Thorndike, ME 04986
06-08
Palermo Consolidated School
501 Route 3
Palermo, ME 04354
KG-08
Walker Memorial School
33 West Main Street
Liberty, ME 04949
PK-05
* 10 is highest

Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

RSU 12


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

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.

Schools In This District

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 53.5% 43.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 44.2% 36.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.2% 6.3%

Educational Expenditures

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School Administration
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RSU 03/MSAD 03


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

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.

Schools In This District

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 66.5% 43.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 53.8% 36.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.7% 6.3%

Educational Expenditures

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