ME

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

About New Sweden, ME

New Sweden, ME is located in Aroostook County in the state of Maine.

The total City Population for New Sweden is about 527 with about 5 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 602.

The Average Home Value is $111,500.00, which is roughly 37% lower than the Average Home Value of $177,874.00 for the state of Maine, and roughly 41% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $36,375.00, which is roughly 32% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $53,830.00 for the state of Maine, and roughly 37% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for New Sweden is about 5.3%.

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

Aroostook County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 33.8% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 58.22%
Democratic: 38.54%
Other: 1.44%
Libertarian: 1.16%
Green: 0.64%


Nearby Locations

Stockholm, ME (8.84 mi.)
Westmanland, ME (8.84 mi.)
Perham, ME (9.24 mi.)
Woodland, ME (9.75 mi.)
Caribou, ME (9.75 mi.)
Connor Twp, ME (9.75 mi.)
Washburn, ME (12.61 mi.)
Wade, ME (12.61 mi.)
Limestone, ME (14.27 mi.)
Loring Cm Ctr, ME (14.27 mi.)
Caswell, ME (14.27 mi.)
Hamlin, ME (15.81 mi.)
Van Buren, ME (15.81 mi.)
Cyr Plt, ME (15.81 mi.)
Sinclair, ME (16.52 mi.)
Cross Lake Twp, ME (16.52 mi.)
Cross Lke Twp, ME (16.52 mi.)
Ft Fairfield, ME (19.32 mi.)
Fort Fairfield, ME (19.32 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 04762
Latitude : 46.969894
Longitude : -68.121028
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 689 ft.
Area Code(s) : 207

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.36
Male Population Estimate : 50.50%
Female Population Estimate : 49.50%
Median Age : 48.3
Male Median Age : 48.9
Female Median Age : 47.5

White Population Estimate : 97.51%
Black Population Estimate : 1.33%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.83%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.33%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.66%
Other Population Estimate : 0.17%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of New Sweden specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Aroostook County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Aroostook County: About 120 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Aroostook County is about 31% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 58% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.