Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles, ME

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Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles Profile


Overview

Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles 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 1,913 people and just one neighborhood, Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles is the 165th largest community in Maine.

Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles real estate is some of the most expensive in Maine, although Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles 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, Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles is a town of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles who work in management occupations (16.54%), office and administrative support (9.78%), and sales jobs (7.31%).

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 15.14% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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

Another notable thing is that Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles is a major vacation destination. Much of the town’s population is seasonal: many people own second homes and only live there part-time, during the vacation season. The effect on the local economy is that many of the businesses are dependent on tourist dollars, and may operate only during the high season. As the vacation season ends, Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles’s population drops significantly, such that year-round residents will notice that the city is a much quieter place to live.

Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles 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.

One of the benefits of Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.32 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.

Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles Demographics

The population of Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles 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: 35.20% of adults in Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles in 2010 was $29,084, which is upper middle income relative to Maine and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $116,336 for a family of four. However, Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles include Irish, German, Scottish, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and German.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles 0.101011101001110
Maine 1.30
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Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles 0.101011101001110
Maine 18.30
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Southwest Harbor & Cranberry Isles 0.101011101001110
Maine 3

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 28 Condition Alerts found.

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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
Mt Desert Island High School
1081 Eagle Lake Rd
Bar Harbour, ME, 04609
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 32.7% 43.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.6% 37.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.1% 6.3%

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District Quality Compared to Maine

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Better than of ME school districts.

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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
Pemetic Elementary School
No Physical Location Available
Southwest Harbor, ME, 04679
KG-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 27.3% 43.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 23.3% 37.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.0% 6.3%

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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
Ashley Bryan School
No Physical Location Available
Islesford, ME, 04646
KG-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 66.7% 43.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 50.0% 37.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 16.7% 6.3%

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