ME

National Population : 333,590,059
Maine State Population : 1,327,423

About New Sharon, ME

New Sharon, ME is located in Franklin County in the state of Maine.

The total City Population for New Sharon is about 1,393 with about 13 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 1,578.

The Average Home Value is $137,900.00, which is roughly 22% lower than the Average Home Value of $177,874.00 for the state of Maine, and roughly 27% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $51,417.00, which is roughly 4% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $53,830.00 for the state of Maine, and roughly 11% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for New Sharon is about 2.5%.

Maine is ranked #11 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 68.97 out of 100.

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Voting

Franklin County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 7.82% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 49.74%
Democratic: 45.85%
Libertarian: 2.01%
Other: 1.36%
Green: 1.04%


Nearby Locations

Norridgewock, ME (6.24 mi.)
Mercer, ME (6.24 mi.)
Chesterville, ME (8.03 mi.)
Farmington, ME (8.03 mi.)
Industry, ME (8.03 mi.)
Starks, ME (9.36 mi.)
Anson, ME (9.36 mi.)
Smithfield, ME (9.69 mi.)
Vienna, ME (9.72 mi.)
Madison, ME (9.81 mi.)
New Vineyard, ME (11.10 mi.)
Mount Vernon, ME (11.61 mi.)
Belgrade Lakes, ME (12.81 mi.)
Belgrade Lks, ME (12.81 mi.)
Wilton, ME (13.16 mi.)
Perkins Twp, ME (13.16 mi.)
Cornville, ME (14.39 mi.)
Skowhegan, ME (14.39 mi.)
Temple, ME (14.71 mi.)
Oakland, ME (15.74 mi.)
Rome, ME (15.74 mi.)
Belgrade, ME (16.78 mi.)
Jay, ME (16.91 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 04955
Latitude : 44.644647
Longitude : -70.007370
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 337 ft.
Area Code(s) : 207

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.39
Male Population Estimate : 48.74%
Female Population Estimate : 49.03%
Median Age : 44.1
Male Median Age : 43.0
Female Median Age : 44.9

White Population Estimate : 96.63%
Black Population Estimate : 0.43%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.86%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.22%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.07%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.58%
Other Population Estimate : 0.43%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of New Sharon specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Franklin County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Franklin County: About 111 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Franklin County is about 61% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.