Starks - Mercer Area, ME

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640 Vital Statistics. 27 Condition Alerts found.

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Starks - Mercer Area Profile


Overview

Starks - Mercer Area is a tiny town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 2,295 people and just one neighborhood, Starks - Mercer Area is the 226th largest community in Maine.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns, Starks - Mercer Area isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Starks - Mercer Area are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Starks - Mercer Area is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Starks - Mercer Area who work in office and administrative support (20.15%), management occupations (9.00%), and teaching (5.62%).


Setting & Lifestyle

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

In Starks - Mercer Area, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.61 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

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

Starks - Mercer Area Demographics

In terms of college education, Starks - Mercer Area is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 20.33% of adults 25 and older in Starks - Mercer Area have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Starks - Mercer Area in 2010 was $23,921, which is middle income relative to Maine and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $95,684 for a family of four. However, Starks - Mercer Area contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Starks - Mercer Area is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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)

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Starks - Mercer Area 0.101011101001110
Maine 1.30
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Starks - Mercer Area 0.101011101001110
Maine 18.30
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Starks - Mercer Area 0.101011101001110
Maine 3

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 9 Condition Alerts 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 2 districts:

RSU 54/MSAD 54


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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 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
North Elementary School
33 Jewett Street
Skowhegan, ME, 04976
PK-KG
Somerset Career & Technical Center
61 Academy Circle
Skowhegan, ME, 04976
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Canaan Elementary School
178 Main Street
Canaan, ME, 04924
PK-06
Margaret Chase Smith Sch. Skowhegan
40 Heselton Street
Skowhegan, ME, 04976
04-05
Skowhegan Area High School
61 Academy Circle
Skowhegan, ME, 04976
09-12
Skowhegan Area Middle School
155 Academy Circle
Skowhegan, ME, 04976
06-08
Bloomfield Elementary School
140 Academy Circle
Skowhegan, ME, 04976
01-03
Mill Stream Elementary School
26 Mercer Road
Norridgewock, ME, 04957
PK-06

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Black
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Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 64.0% 43.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 56.4% 37.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.6% 6.3%

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RSU 59/MSAD 59


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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
Madison Elementary School
43 Learners Lane
Madison, ME, 04950
PK-04
Madison Area Memorial H S
486 Main Street
Madison, ME, 04950
09-12
Madison Junior High School
205 Main Street
Madison, ME, 04950
05-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 73.0% 43.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 58.7% 37.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.4% 6.3%

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