West Gardiner & Farmingdale, ME

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West Gardiner & Farmingdale Profile


Overview

West Gardiner & Farmingdale is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 6,303 people and just one neighborhood, West Gardiner & Farmingdale is the 102nd largest community in Maine.

Occupations and Workforce

West Gardiner & Farmingdale is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, West Gardiner & Farmingdale is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in West Gardiner & Farmingdale who work in office and administrative support (21.16%), sales jobs (11.75%), and management occupations (11.65%).

Also of interest is that West Gardiner & Farmingdale has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.


Setting & Lifestyle

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, West Gardiner & Farmingdale is worth considering.

As is often the case in a small town, West Gardiner & Farmingdale doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

West Gardiner & Farmingdale Demographics

The percentage of people in West Gardiner & Farmingdale who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 26.62% of adults in West Gardiner & Farmingdale have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in West Gardiner & Farmingdale in 2010 was $24,685, which is middle income relative to Maine and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $98,740 for a family of four. However, West Gardiner & Farmingdale contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in West Gardiner & Farmingdale is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
West Gardiner & Farmingdale 0.101011101001110
Maine 1.30

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West Gardiner & Farmingdale 0.101011101001110
Maine 18.30

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West Gardiner & Farmingdale 0.101011101001110
Maine 3

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

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School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

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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
Hall-Dale Middle School
111 Maple Street
Farmingdale, ME, 04344
06-08
Monmouth Middle School
117 Academy Road
Monmouth, ME, 04259
04-08
Richmond Middle School
132 Main Street
Richmond, ME, 04357
06-08
Hall-Dale Elementary School
26 Garden Lane
Hallowell, ME, 04347
PK-05
Hall-Dale High School
97 Maple Street
Farmingdale, ME, 04344
09-12
Richmond High School
132 Main Street
Richmond, ME, 04357
09-12
Marcia Buker School
28 High Street
Richmond, ME, 04357
PK-05
Monmouth Academy School
96 Academy Road
Monmouth, ME, 04259
09-12
Henry L Cottrell School
169 Academy Road
Monmouth, ME, 04259
PK-03
Dresden Elementary School
86 Cedar Grove Road
Dresden, ME, 04342
PK-05

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 37.2% 45.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.8% 39.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.4% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

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RSU 11/MSAD 11


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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
Teresa C Hamlin Elem School
2 School Street
Randolph, ME, 04346
PK-05
Pittston Consolidated School
1023 School Street
Pittston, ME, 04345
KG-05
Gardiner Regional Middle School
161 Cobbossee Avenue
Gardiner, ME, 04345
06-08
Gardiner Area High School
40 West Hill Road
Gardiner, ME, 04345
09-12
Helen Thompson School
309 Spears Corner Road
West Gardiner, ME, 04345
PK-05
River View Community School
No Physical Location Available
South Gardiner, ME, 04359
03-05
Laura E Richards School
279 Brunswick Avenue
Gardiner, ME, 04345
PK-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 50.1% 45.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 42.6% 39.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.5% 6.4%

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