Caribou Information

Caribou Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Caribou, ME

General Caribou Information

State: Maine

County: Aroostook County

Close cities: Easton, ME, Perham, ME, Presque Isle, ME, New Sweden, ME, Washburn, ME, Baileyville, ME, Fort Fairfield, ME, Limestone, ME, Mapleton, ME, Loring AFB, ME, Stockholm, ME

Caribou Population (census data)
Total 8,154 (-1.7% since 2000)
Male 3,932 (48.2%)
Female 4,222 (51.8%)

Population Density: 103 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 84.2 (US Avg is 100)

Caribou Elevation: 442 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1859

Land Area: 79.3 square miles

Median Household Income: $36,249

Zip Codes: 04736.

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Caribou Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.0%)
  • American Indian (1.9%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • French (30.5%)
  • English (16.4%)
  • Irish (12.1%)
  • French Canadian (11.9%)
  • United States (9.4%)
  • Swedish (3.8%)
Foriegn Born: 350 people (4.3%)
  • North America (79.5%)
  • Europe (20.5%)

Local Caribou Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Boston Red Sox
NFL Football: New England Patriots
NBA Basketball: Boston Celtics
NHL Hockey: Boston Bruins
NCAA Sports: University of New Hampshire, University of Maine

Caribou School Information

High Schools
Caribou High School (308 Sweden Street, Caribou, ME, 04736 - Caribou School Department District)
Middle Schools
Caribou Middle School (21 Glenn Street, Caribou, ME, 04736 - Caribou School Department District)
Elementary Schools
Hilltop Elementary School (19 Marshall Avenue, Caribou, ME, 04736 - Caribou School Department District)
Other/Private Schools
Caribou Learning Center (75 Bennett Drive, Caribou, ME, 04736 - Caribou School Department District)
Teague Park School (59 Glenn Street, Caribou, ME, 04736 - Caribou School Department District)

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