Southwest Harbor Information

Southwest Harbor Information

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

General Southwest Harbor Information

State: Maine

County: Hancock County

Close cities: Bar Harbor, ME, Northeast Harbor, ME, Brooklin, ME, Swans Island, ME, Bass-Harbor, ME, Winter Harbor, ME, Birch-Harbor, ME, Bernard, ME, Seal Harbor, ME, Mount Desert, ME, Blue Hill, ME

Southwest Harbor Population (census data)
Total 1,955 (-0.3% since 2000)
Male 930 (47.6%)
Female 1,025 (52.4%)

Population Density: 145 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 96.7 (US Avg is 100)

Southwest Harbor Elevation: 468 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1905

Land Area: 13.5 square miles

Median Household Income: $44,822

Zip Codes: 04679.

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Southwest Harbor Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (98.1%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Hispanic (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • English (29.0%)
  • Irish (13.5%)
  • German (10.8%)
  • United States (10.0%)
  • French (7.7%)
  • Scotch-Irish (5.1%)

Local Southwest Harbor 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

Southwest Harbor School Information

Elementary Schools
Pemetic Elementary School (Main Street P. O. Box 255, Southwest Harbor, ME, 04679 - Southwest Harbor School Department District)

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