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Population (year 2000): 6,232. Estimated population in July 2005: 6,480 (+4.0% change)
Males: 3,085 (49.5%), Females: 3,147 (50.5%)

Median resident age: 41.9 years
Median household income: $41,733 (year 2000)
Median house value: $97,300 (year 2000)

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Races in Winthrop:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.0%)
  • Hispanic (0.5%)

Ancestries: English (26.5%), Irish (14.3%), French (13.3%), United States (8.9%), French Canadian (8.8%), German (5.9%).

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Elevation: 225 feet

Land area: 5.6 square miles

Winthrop,

For population 25 years and over in Winthrop

  • High school or higher: 85.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 24.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Winthrop town

  • Never married: 20.1%
  • Now married: 56.9%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 13.0%

3.2% Foreign born (1.4% North America, 0.9% Europe, 0.8% Asia).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: ME Portland, (49.3 miles pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: MA Boston, (157.7 miles pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: York, NY New (368.6 miles pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: ME (0.0 miles Winthrop, ME (5.3 miles Readfield, ME Monmouth, (6.9 miles ME Wayne, (7.2 miles ME (7.5 miles Manchester, ME Fayette, (8.1 miles ME (10.4 miles Leeds, ME (11.9 miles Hallowell,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 21 buildings, average cost: $92,400
  • 1997: 15 buildings, average cost: $127,600
  • 1998: 16 buildings, average cost: $86,500
  • 1999: 18 buildings, average cost: $140,400
  • 2000: 17 buildings, average cost: $130,700
  • 2001: 35 buildings, average cost: $118,400
  • 2002: 35 buildings, average cost: $131,300
  • 2003: 28 buildings, average cost: $132,800
  • 2004: 34 buildings, average cost: $154,600
  • 2005: 33 buildings, average cost: $177,600

Latitude: 44.31 N, Longitude: 69.97 W

Area code: 207

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (25.7%), Retail trade (12.5%), Manufacturing (12.0%), Public administration (11.7%).


 

Crime in Winthrop by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 4 6 2 5
    per 100,000 64.2 96.3 32.1 80.2
Robberies 0 1 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 16.0 0.0 0.0
Assaults 3 2 1 1
    per 100,000 48.1 32.1 16.0 16.0
Burglaries 22 23 16 29
    per 100,000 353.0 369.1 256.7 465.3
Thefts 86 116 75 59
    per 100,000 1380.0 1861.4 1203.5 946.7
Auto thefts 3 7 6 3
    per 100,000 48.1 112.3 96.3 48.1
119.1 159.0 89.9 109.6


Average climate in Winthrop, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Winthrop-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/8/1996, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 2.2 miles away from the Winthrop city center caused $10,000 in damages.

On 7/31/1971, a category 2 tornado 6.1 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Hospitals/medical centers near Winthrop:
  • AUGUSTA MENTAL HEALTH INSTITUTE (about 15 miles; AUGUSTA, ME)
  • CENTRAL MAINE MEDICAL CENTER (about 22 miles; LEWISTON, ME)
  • ST MARYS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 22 miles; LEWISTON, ME)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Winthrop:
  • BRUNSWICK NAS (about 30 miles; BRUNSWICK, ME; ID: NHZ)
  • PORTLAND INTL JETPORT (about 52 miles; PORTLAND, ME; ID: PWM)
  • BANGOR INTL (about 87 miles; BANGOR, ME; ID: BGR)
Other public-use airports nearest to Winthrop:
  • LAKESIDE MARINA (about 6 miles; EAST WINTHROP, ME; ID: 03M)
  • WALES (about 11 miles; WALES, ME; ID: ME6)
  • SEVEN G S (about 12 miles; MOUNT VERNON, ME; ID: 75B)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Winthrop:
  • UNIVERSITY OF MAINE AT AUGUSTA (about 15 miles; AUGUSTA, ME; Full-time enrollment: 3,172)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MAINE AT FARMINGTON (about 27 miles; FARMINGTON, ME; FT enrollment: 2,229)
  • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MAINE (about 49 miles; PORTLAND, ME; FT enrollment: 7,381)
  • SAINT JOSEPHS COLLEGE (about 56 miles; STANDISH, ME; FT enrollment: 2,376)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NEW ENGLAND-UNIVERSITY CAMPUS (about 67 miles; BIDDEFORD, ME; FT enrollment: 2,251)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MAINE (about 104 miles; ORONO, ME; FT enrollment: 8,590)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE-MAIN CAMPUS (about 107 miles; DURHAM, NH; FT enrollment: 12,586)
Public high school in Winthrop:
  • WINTHROP HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 342; Location: 211 RAMBLER ROAD; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Winthrop:
  • WINTHROP GRADE SCHOOL (Students: 368; Location: 23 HIGHLAND AVENUE; Grades: KG - 05)
  • WINTHROP MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 240; Location: 400 RAMBLER ROAD; Grades: 06 - 08)
Library in Winthrop:
  • WINTHROP - BAILEY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $126,090; Location: 39 BOWDOIN STREET; 23,098 books; 854 audio materials; 1,267 video materials; 76 serial subscriptions)

Reservoir: Maranacook Lake (A).

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Hoyt Brook (A).


Winthrop compared to Maine state average:
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Winthrop:
  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WLAM (1470 AM; 5 kW; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WEZW (1400 AM; 1 kW; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMDR (1340 AM; 1 kW; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: LIGHT OF LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WGAN (560 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WMTW (870 AM; 10 kW; GORHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • 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.)
  • WZAN (970 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WLOB (1310 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Winthrop:
  • WCYI (93.9 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WABK-FM (104.3 FM; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKCG (101.3 FM; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTOS-FM (105.1 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBCI (105.9 FM; BATH, ME; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMME-FM (92.3 FM; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWWA (95.3 FM; WINSLOW, ME; Owner: LIGHT OF LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WBLM (102.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTHT (107.5 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WLOB-FM (96.3 FM; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WMEA (90.1 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTBM (100.7 FM; MEXICO, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHQO (107.9 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INC.)
  • WJBQ (97.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCLZ (98.9 FM; BRUNSWICK, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMEK-FM (99.9 FM; AUBURN, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WJJB-FM (95.5 FM; TOPSHAM, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Winthrop:
  • WPFO (Channel 23; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: CMCG PORTLAND LICENSE LLC)
  • WCBB (Channel 10; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WGME-TV (Channel 13; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: WGME LICENSEE, LLC)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

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