Phippsburg & West Bath, ME

This is a rural area contained in a single neighborhood that covers more than one town because it is so rural. As throughout the site, some neighborhood-level data are reserved for subscribers.



THIS IS A LIMITED PREVIEW OF THE

Phippsburg & West Bath

NEIGHBORHOOD REPORT
b

Have an Account? Log In

Need More? See Subscription plans


640 Vital Statistics. 19 Condition Alerts found.

Real Estate alerts

Real Estate


44

Statistics

alerts 2 Alerts

Found
Demographics alerts

Demographics


136

Statistics

alerts 0 Alerts

Found
Crimes alerts

Crimes


67

Statistics

alerts 5 Alerts

Found
Schools alerts

Schools


65

Statistics

alerts 0 Alerts

Found

328

Statistics

alerts 12 Alerts

Found


Phippsburg & West Bath Profile


Overview

Phippsburg & West Bath 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 4,123 people and just one neighborhood, Phippsburg & West Bath is the 146th largest community in Maine.

Phippsburg & West Bath real estate is some of the most expensive in Maine, although Phippsburg & West Bath house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Phippsburg & West Bath is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Phippsburg & West Bath is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Phippsburg & West Bath who work in office and administrative support (10.98%), management occupations (8.85%), and sales jobs (8.25%).

Of important note, Phippsburg & West Bath is also a town of artists. Phippsburg & West Bath has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Phippsburg & West Bath’s character.


Setting & Lifestyle

Another notable thing is that Phippsburg & West Bath is an extremely popular destination for tourists and seasonal residents. So much of the population is seasonal such that the town’s population swells significantly during the vacation season, and drops again when the season ends. Because of this, much of the local economy is centered around tourism; some businesses may be operated only during the high season. During the low season, year-round residents will notice that the city is a substantially quieter place to live.

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

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, Phippsburg & West Bath has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Phippsburg & West Bath a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

Phippsburg & West Bath 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.

Phippsburg & West Bath Demographics

The citizens of Phippsburg & West Bath are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 34.05% of adults in Phippsburg & West Bath have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Phippsburg & West Bath in 2010 was $31,314, which is wealthy relative to Maine, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $125,256 for a family of four. However, Phippsburg & West Bath contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Phippsburg & West Bath is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
Locked

Median Real Estate Taxes:
Locked ( effective rate)

Neighborhood Home Prices

Nhoodhomepriceslocked
Nhoodhomepricesplot

years of average rent needed to buy average home in this neighborhood
years and months

Average Market Rent

 

Average Market Rent:
/ per month

MEDIAN MONTHLY RENT BY NUMBER OF BEDROOMS

Nhoodmonthlyrentlocked
Nhoodhomepricesplot

Setting

 
Nhoodsettinglocked

Neighborhood Look and Feel

Nhooddensitylocked

Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Phippsburg & West Bath, ME HOMES

Nhoodageofhomeslocked

TYPE OF Phippsburg & West Bath, ME HOMES

Nhoodtypeofhomeslocked

SIZE OF Phippsburg & West Bath, ME HOMES

Nhoodhomesizelocked

SIZE OF Phippsburg & West Bath, ME HOMES

Nhoodspecialhomeslocked

homeownership

 
Nhoodonwershiplocked

Neighborhood Demographics Data

136 Vital Statistics. 0 Condition Alerts found.

Lifestyle

 
Nhoodlifestylelocked

Special character

 
Nhoodspecialcharacterlocked

Age / Marital Status

 

Age

Nhoodagelocked

Marital Status

Nhoodmaritallocked

Gender Ratio

Nhoodgenderlocked

Military & College Status

 
Nhoodcollegelocked

Household Types

 

One person households

Nhoodhouseholdtypes2

Same Sex Partners

Nhoodhouseholdtypes1

Married Couple with Child

Nhoodhouseholdtypes1

Single Parent with Child

Nhoodhouseholdtypes2

Employment Industries in Phippsburg & West Bath

 
Nhoodindustrieslocked

Commute to work

 

Average One-way Commute Time

Nhoodcommutedlocked

Means Of Transport

Nhoodtransportlocked

Vehicles Per Household

Nhoodvehicleslocked

Migration & Mobility

 
Nhoodmigrationlocked

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 

Diversity Index

(100 is the most diverse)


More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Nhoodracelocked

Occupations

 
Nhoodoccupationlocked

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (top 20)

Nhoodancestrylocked

Languages Spoken (top 20)

Nhoodlanguageslocked

Unemployment Rate

 
Nhoodunemploymentlocked

Average Income

 

Per Capita Income

Nhoodcapitaincomelocked

Median Household Income

Nhoodhouseholdincomelocked

Education

 

Percent with College Degree

Nhoodcollegedegreelocked

Percent with Advanced Degree

Nhoodadvanceddegreelocked

income & education

 
Nhooddemoplotlocked

Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Neighborhood Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total
Number of Crimes
Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Violent Crime Index By Type

Murder
Index
Rape
Index
Robbery
Index
Assault
Index

100 is safest

100 is safest

100 is safest

100 is safest

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Phippsburg & West Bath 0.101011101001110
Maine 1.30

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in

in Phippsburg & West Bath

1 in 769

in Maine

Phippsburg & West Bath VIOLENT CRIMES

Population:
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total
Rate per 1,000

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population:
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total
Rate per 1,000

Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
Burglary
Index
Theft
Index
Motor Vehicle
Theft

100 is safest

100 is safest

100 is safest

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Phippsburg & West Bath 0.101011101001110
Maine 18.30

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in

in Phippsburg & West Bath

1 in 55

in Maine

Phippsburg & West Bath Property CRIMES

Population:
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total
Rate per 1,000

United States Property CRIMES

Population:
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total
Rate per 1,000

Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Phippsburg & West Bath 0.101011101001110
Maine 3

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 0 Condition Alerts found.

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 your children would be exposed to if you lived in this neighborhood. Info

Schools In This Neighborhood *

Locked

Neighborhood Educational Environment

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

This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

RSU 01 - LKRSU


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.

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
Dike Newell School
3 Wright Drive
Bath, ME, 04530
PK-02
Bath Regional Career & Technical
800 High Street
Bath, ME, 04530
N-N
Bath Middle School
6 Old Brunswick Road
Bath, ME, 04530
06-08
Fisher Mitchell School
597 High Street
Bath, ME, 04530
03-05
Morse High School
826 High Street
Bath, ME, 04530
09-12
Phippsburg Elementary School
1047 Main Road
Phippsburg, ME, 04562
PK-05
West Bath School
126 New Meadows Road
West Bath, ME, 04530
KG-05
Woolwich Central School
137 Nequasset Road
Woolwich, ME, 04579
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 42.4% 43.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.6% 37.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.8% 6.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures
Support Expenditures
Student
Staff
General Administration
School Administration
Operation
Transportation
Other
Total Support
Non-instructional Expenditures
Total Expenditures

comparable neighborhoods nearby Icon info alt