Tremont - Swans Island Area, ME

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Tremont - Swans Island Area Profile


Overview

Tremont - Swans Island Area 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 1,955 people and just one neighborhood, Tremont - Swans Island Area is the 178th largest community in Maine.

Tremont - Swans Island Area real estate is some of the most expensive in Maine, although Tremont - Swans Island Area house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Occupations and Workforce

Tremont - Swans Island Area is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Tremont - Swans Island Area is a town of sales and office workers, farmers, fishers, or foresters, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Tremont - Swans Island Area who work in farm management occupations (18.45%), office and administrative support (15.63%), and sales jobs (6.85%).

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 8.97% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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 Tremont - Swans Island Area 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, Tremont - Swans Island Area’s population drops significantly, such that year-round residents will notice that the city is a much quieter place to live.

Overall, Tremont - Swans Island Area’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.

It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Tremont - Swans Island Area has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Tremont - Swans Island Area has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Tremont - Swans Island Area than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Tremont - Swans Island Area may be for you.

Tremont - Swans Island Area 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.

As is often the case in a small town, Tremont - Swans Island Area doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Tremont - Swans Island Area Demographics

In terms of college education, Tremont - Swans Island Area is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.74% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Tremont - Swans Island Area in 2010 was $24,925, which is middle income relative to Maine, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $99,700 for a family of four. However, Tremont - Swans Island Area contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Tremont - Swans Island Area is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Polish.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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Tremont - Swans Island Area 0.101011101001110
Maine 1.30
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Maine 18.30
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Maine 3

Neighborhood Public School Data

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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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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
Tremont Consolidated School
119 Tremont Road
Bass Harbor, ME, 04653
KG-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 36.9% 43.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 27.9% 37.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.0% 6.3%

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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
Swans Island Elementary School
116 Rose Hill Road
Swans Island, ME, 04685
KG-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 50.0% 43.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 38.9% 37.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.1% 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
Frenchboro Elementary School
22 High Road
Frenchboro, ME, 04635
KG-02

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 50.0% 43.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 37.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 50.0% 6.3%

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