Waterboro, ME

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Waterboro Profile


Overview

Waterboro is a somewhat small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 7,774 people and just one neighborhood, Waterboro is the 40th largest community in Maine.

Occupations and Workforce

Waterboro is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Waterboro is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Waterboro who work in office and administrative support (15.64%), management occupations (7.91%), and teaching (7.73%).


Setting & Lifestyle

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

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, Waterboro is worth considering.

One downside of living in Waterboro, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 38.08 minutes every day commuting to work.

Waterboro Demographics

In terms of college education, Waterboro is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.74% of adults 25 and older in Waterboro have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Waterboro in 2010 was $23,593, which is middle income relative to Maine and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $94,372 for a family of four. However, Waterboro contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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

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
Waterboro 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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Waterboro 0.101011101001110
Maine 18.30
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Waterboro 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 57/MSAD 57


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District Quality Compared to Maine

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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
Massabesic High School
88 West Road
Waterboro, ME, 04087
09-12
Shapleigh Memorial School
467 Shapleigh Corner Road
Shapleigh, ME, 04076
KG-05
Waterboro Elementary School
340 Sokokis Trail
East Waterboro, ME, 04030
KG-05
Lyman Elementary School
39 Schoolhouse Road
Lyman, ME, 04002
KG-05
Alfred Elementary School
21 Sanford Road
Alfred, ME, 04002
KG-05
Line Elementary
818 Water Street
West Newfield, ME, 04095
KG-05
Massabesic Middle School
134 Old Alfred Road
East Waterboro, ME, 04030
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 41.4% 43.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.4% 37.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.0% 6.3%

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