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Kennebunk is a town in York County, in the Portland metro area.

The community name derives from Indian term for "long sandbar"

The latitude of Kennebunk is 43.383N. The longitude is -70.545W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 92 feet.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 10,476.


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Median household income
Local
$50,914
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Kennebunk demographic reports
Kennebunk is on the Kennebunk and Mousam rivers
Early shipbuilding center
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 8. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 0.7 per 1,000 people.
Filming location for:
· 1995 movie, "Jumanji"
Well-known residents have included:
· Kenneth Roberts, writer
Historic sites and museums: Brick Store Museum, Taylor-Barry House
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)

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Ancestry & family history

8% of Kennebunk residents report German ancestry, and 18% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Kennebunk ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Kennebunk was $26,181, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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43% of Kennebunk residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Historic districts in Kennebunk include Kennebunk Historic District ... View historic districts

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Median rent in Kennebunk, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $554.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,142.


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Libraries in Kennebunk include Kennebunk Free Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Kennebunk include York County Coast Star

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Kennebunk restaurants taking online reservations include Academe at the Kennebunk Inn ... View restaurants

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The average commute time for Kennebunk workers is 24 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 5 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Kennebunk between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 4.8 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was slightly higher than the national norm.

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Hotels in Kennebunk include Econo Lodge of Kennebunk, Kennebunk Gallery Cottages, Kennebunk Inn, Shorelands Guest Resort.

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