South Berwick, ME

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South Berwick Profile


Overview

South Berwick is a somewhat small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 7,415 people and just one neighborhood, South Berwick is the 44th largest community in Maine.

South Berwick real estate is some of the most expensive in Maine, although South Berwick house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Occupations and Workforce

South Berwick is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, South Berwick is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in South Berwick who work in office and administrative support (19.76%), management occupations (14.02%), and teaching (7.07%).

A relatively large number of people in South Berwick telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.71% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.


Setting & Lifestyle

South Berwick 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, South Berwick’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

South Berwick Demographics

The population of South Berwick is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 39.79% of adults in South Berwick have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in South Berwick in 2010 was $32,628, which is wealthy relative to Maine and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $130,512 for a family of four. However, South Berwick contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in South Berwick 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

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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
South Berwick 0.101011101001110
Maine 1.30
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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South Berwick 0.101011101001110
Maine 18.30
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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South Berwick 0.101011101001110
Maine 3

Neighborhood Public School Data

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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 35/MSAD 35


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Better than of ME school districts.

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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
Central School
197 Main Street
South Berwick, ME, 03908
PK-03
Eliot Elementary School
1298 State Road
Eliot, ME, 03903
PK-03
Marshwood Middle School
626 H.L. Dow Highway
Eliot, ME, 03903
06-08
Marshwood Great Works School
49 Academy Street
South Berwick, ME, 03908
04-05
Marshwood High School
260 Route 236
South Berwick, ME, 03908
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 15.4% 43.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.6% 37.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.9% 6.3%

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