Poland, ME

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Poland Profile


Overview

Poland is a somewhat small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 5,523 people and just one neighborhood, Poland is the 58th largest community in Maine.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Poland is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Poland is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Poland who work in office and administrative support (13.63%), teaching (11.41%), and sales jobs (9.44%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Because of many things, Poland is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Poland really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Poland perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

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, Poland is worth considering.

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

Poland Demographics

The education level of Poland citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 20.75% of adults 25 and older in Poland have a college degree.

The per capita income in Poland in 2010 was $30,061, which is upper middle income relative to Maine and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $120,244 for a family of four. However, Poland contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
total Crime Index

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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
Poland 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
Poland 0.101011101001110
Maine 18.30
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Maine 3

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert 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 1 district:

RSU 16


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 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
Elm Street School Mechanic Falls
129 Elm Street
Mechanic Falls, ME, 04256
PK-06
Minot Consolidated School
23 Shaw Hill Road
Minot, ME, 04258
PK-06
Poland Community School
1250 Maine Street
Poland, ME, 04274
PK-06
Poland Regional H S
1457 Maine Street
Poland, ME, 04274
09-12
Bruce M Whittier Middle School
1457 Maine Street
Poland, ME, 04274
07-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 39.7% 43.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.9% 37.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.7% 6.3%

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