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Madawaska is a town in Aroostook County.

The community was named for nearby river, whose name derives from Indian term meaning "having reeds at its outlet"

The latitude of Madawaska is 47.355N. The longitude is -68.322W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 971 feet.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 4,534.


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Median household income
Local
$30,994
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Madawaska demographic reports
Madawaska is on the St. John River
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 2. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 0.4 per 1,000 people.
Local festivals include:
  • Acadian Festival - June 28-July 1, 2007
  • Rock the Valley Music Festival - July 5-8, 2007
Dates often change. Check Madawaska web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Long Lake
Historic sites and museums: Madouesk Historic Center & Acadian Cross Historic Shrine
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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0% of Madawaska residents report German ancestry, and 1% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Madawaska ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Madawaska was $18,552, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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12% of Madawaska residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Madawaska, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $294.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $863.


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Libraries in Madawaska include Madawaska Public Library ... View libraries

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The average commute time for Madawaska workers is 13 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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