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Population (year 2000): 6,353. Estimated population in July 2005: 7,348 (+15.7% change)
Males: 3,108 (48.9%), Females: 3,245 (51.1%)

Median resident age: 35.6 years
Median household income: $44,629 (year 2000)
Median house value: $110,800 (year 2000)

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Races in Berwick:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.0%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • Hispanic (0.5%)

Ancestries: French (18.6%), Irish (18.0%), English (14.5%), French Canadian (13.7%), United States (9.6%), German (7.2%).

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Elevation: 182 feet

Land area: 1.5 square miles

Berwick,

For population 25 years and over in Berwick

  • High school or higher: 86.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 26.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Berwick town

  • Never married: 23.8%
  • Now married: 61.1%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

1.2% Foreign born




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: MA Haverhill, (37.1 miles pop. 58,969).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: MA Boston, (67.2 miles pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: York, NY New (274.8 miles pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: ME (0.0 miles Berwick, NH Somersworth, (1.3 miles NH (3.5 miles Rollinsford, Berwick, ME (4.2 miles South NH Dover, (5.4 miles NH Rochester, (8.0 miles NH (8.0 miles Madbury, ME (8.8 miles Lebanon,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 14 buildings, average cost: $114,900
  • 1997: 13 buildings, average cost: $111,800
  • 1998: 24 buildings, average cost: $116,300
  • 1999: 40 buildings, average cost: $121,200
  • 2000: 42 buildings, average cost: $128,800
  • 2001: 95 buildings, average cost: $138,700
  • 2002: 65 buildings, average cost: $146,100
  • 2003: 68 buildings, average cost: $147,500
  • 2004: 104 buildings, average cost: $161,700
  • 2005: 83 buildings, average cost: $178,400

Latitude: 43.27 N, Longitude: 70.86 W

Area code: 207

Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (23.7%), Educational,health and social services (19.0%), Arts,entertainment,recreation,accommodation and food services (11.4%), Construction (10.2%).


 

Crime in Berwick by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003
Murders 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0
Robberies 0 1 0
    per 100,000 0.0 15.7 0.0
Assaults 4 8 1
    per 100,000 63.0 125.9 15.7
Burglaries 19 17 16
    per 100,000 299.1 267.6 251.8
Thefts 70 102 104
    per 100,000 1101.8 1605.5 1637.0
Auto thefts 13 8 6
    per 100,000 204.6 125.9 94.4
94.0 122.9 93.8


Average climate in Berwick, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Berwick-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Maine state average. It is 54% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.9 miles away from the Berwick city center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/14/1963, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 2.2 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.


Hospitals/medical centers near Berwick:
  • WENTWORTH-DOUGLASS HOSPITAL (about 6 miles; DOVER, NH)
  • FRISBIE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 10 miles; ROCHESTER, NH)
  • HENRIETTA D GOODALL HOSPITAL (about 14 miles; SANFORD, ME)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Berwick:
  • PEASE INTERNATIONAL TRADEPORT (about 15 miles; PORTSMOUTH, NH; ID: PSM)
  • MANCHESTER (about 46 miles; MANCHESTER, NH; ID: MHT)
  • PORTLAND INTL JETPORT (about 47 miles; PORTLAND, ME; ID: PWM)
Other public-use airports nearest to Berwick:
  • SKYHAVEN (about 4 miles; ROCHESTER, NH; ID: DAW)
  • LITTLEBROOK AIR PARK (about 12 miles; ELIOT, ME; ID: 3B4)
  • SANFORD REGIONAL (about 14 miles; SANFORD, ME; ID: SFM)

Amtrak stations near Berwick:
  • 5 miles: DOVER (33 CHESTNUT ST.). Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area.
  • 11 miles: DURHAM (3 DEPOT RD.). Services: ticket office.
  • 19 miles: WELLS (696 SANFORD ST.). Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Berwick:
  • UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE-MAIN CAMPUS (about 12 miles; DURHAM, NH; Full-time enrollment: 12,586)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NEW ENGLAND-UNIVERSITY CAMPUS (about 32 miles; BIDDEFORD, ME; FT enrollment: 2,251)
  • NORTHERN ESSEX COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 37 miles; HAVERHILL, MA; FT enrollment: 3,388)
  • SAINT JOSEPHS COLLEGE (about 40 miles; STANDISH, ME; FT enrollment: 2,376)
  • NEW HAMPSHIRE COLLEGE (about 43 miles; MANCHESTER, NH; FT enrollment: 3,251)
  • MERRIMACK COLLEGE (about 44 miles; NORTH ANDOVER, MA; FT enrollment: 2,384)
  • NORTH SHORE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 49 miles; DANVERS, MA; FT enrollment: 3,663)
Public primary/middle schools in Berwick:
  • NOBLE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 539; Location: 46 CRANBERRY MEADOW ROAD; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • VIVIAN E HUSSEY PRIMARY (Students: 333; Location: 20 BLACKBERRY HILL RD POB 1156; Grades: KG - 03)
  • NOBLE VI (Students: 268; Location: 356 SCHOOL STREET; Grades: 06 - 06)
  • BERWICK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 197; Location: 20 WILSON STREET; Grades: 04 - 05)
Library in Berwick:
  • BERWICK PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $32,832; Location: 43 ROUTE 236; 18,166 books; 235 audio materials; 258 video materials; 19 serial subscriptions)

Churches in Berwick include: Berwick Full Gospel Church (A), Newhope Community Church (B).


Berwick compared to Maine state average:
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Berwick:
  • WGIN (930 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTSN (1270 AM; 5 kW; DOVER, NH; Owner: GARRISON CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGIP (1540 AM; 5 kW; EXETER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMTW (870 AM; 10 kW; GORHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPHX (1220 AM; 1 kW; SANFORD, ME; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING L.L.C.)
  • WDER (1320 AM; 10 kW; DERRY, NH; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC. OF NH)

Strongest FM radio stations in Berwick:
  • WBYY (98.7 FM; SOMERSWORTH, NH; Owner: GARRISON CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOKQ (97.5 FM; DOVER, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQSO (96.7 FM; ROCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPHX-FM (92.1 FM; SANFORD, ME; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING LLC)
  • WSEW (88.5 FM; SANFORD, ME; Owner: WORD RADIO EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WUBB (95.3 FM; YORK CENTER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSHK (105.3 FM; KITTERY, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMEA (90.1 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUNH (91.3 FM; DURHAM, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
  • WSCY (106.9 FM; MOULTONBOROUGH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHEB (100.3 FM; PORTSMOUTH, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMEX (106.5 FM; FARMINGTON, NH; Owner: WIMMEX, LLC)
  • WERZ (107.1 FM; EXETER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLKZ (104.9 FM; WOLFEBORO, NH; Owner: TELE-MEDIA COMPANY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, L.L.C.)
  • WBLM (102.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W282AB (104.3 FM; DOVER, NH; Owner: NEW HAMPSHIRE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Berwick:
  • WMEA-TV (Channel 26; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMTW-TV (Channel 8; POLAND SPRING, ME; Owner: WMTW BROADCAST GROUP, LLC)
  • WHDN-LP (Channel 26; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GUENTER MARKSTEINER)
  • WCSH (Channel 6; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WGME-TV (Channel 13; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: WGME LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WENH-TV (Channel 11; DURHAM, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)

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Source: City-Data.com


 

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