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Maine Library Facts

Score Card


Library Score
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Maine has tons of libraries!
Libraries
266
200 per 1,000,000 people
State Size
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Maine is a very small state
State Population
1,331,479
Library Programs Score
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Popularity Score
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People love visiting libraries!
Avid Reader Score
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Based on average annual library checkouts per visitor
Librarian Score
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Lots of librarians in Maine!
Computers Available
1,957
Bookmobiles
1

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Books, Music, & Movies


Books, CDs, and Videos Available
Number of Items
Source: Library Scout

Programs


Library Programs Score
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Library Programs
170
per library on average
Compared to 284 nationally
Children's Programs Score
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Children's' Programs
95
per library on average
Compared to 160 nationally
Young Adult Programs Score
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Young Adult Programs
11
per library on average
Compared to 28 nationally

Visitors


Popularity Score
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People love visiting libraries!
Library Visits per Visitors
9
per year
Compared to an average of 8 nationally
Avid Reader Score
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Based on average annual library checkouts per visitor
Library Checkouts per Visitor
12
per year
Compared to an average of 13 nationally
Bookworm Score
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Bookworms
55%
of the state have a library card compared to 53% nationally

Librarians


Librarian Score
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Lots of librarians in Maine!
Librarians
693
Average Librarian Salary
$37,186

Funds


Funding Score
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Maine libraries are funded!
Libary Funding per Person
$34
Compared with an average of $39 per person nationally

Top Ranked Libraries


#1 Camden Public Library
#105 Nationally
55 Main Street
Camden, Maine 04843

#2 Portland Public Library
#216 Nationally
5 Monument Square
Portland, Maine 04101

#3 Bangor Public Library
#354 Nationally
145 Harlow Street
Bangor, Maine 04401

#4 Curtis Memorial Library
#388 Nationally
23 Pleasant Street
Brunswick, Maine 04011

#5 Southwest Harbor Public Library
#818 Nationally
338 Main Street
Southwest Harbor, Maine 04679

#6 Blue Hill Public Library
#853 Nationally
5 Parker Point Road
Blue Hill, Maine 04614

#7 Thomas Memorial Library
#1,016 Nationally
6 Scott Dyer Road
Cape Elizabeth, Maine 04107

#8 Belfast Free Library
#1,025 Nationally
106 High Street
Belfast, Maine 04915

#9 Scarborough Public Library
#1,033 Nationally
48 Gorham Road
Scarborough, Maine 04074

#10 Rockland Public Library
#1,076 Nationally
80 Union Street
Rockland, Maine 04841

#11 Skidompha Public Library
#1,188 Nationally
184 Main Street
Damariscotta, Maine 04543

#12 Rockport Public Library
#1,309 Nationally
485 Commercial Street
Rockport, Maine 04856

#13 Auburn Public Library
#1,326 Nationally
49 Spring Street
Auburn, Maine 04210

#14 Freeport Community Library
#1,377 Nationally
10 Library Drive
Freeport, Maine 04032

#15 Jesup Memorial Library
#1,395 Nationally
34 Mount Desert Street
Bar Harbor, Maine 04609

#16 Northeast Harbor Library
#1,429 Nationally
1 Joy Road
Northeast Harbor, Maine 04662

#16 Topsham Public Library
#1,429 Nationally
25 Foreside Road
Topsham, Maine 04086

#18 Patten Free Library
#1,532 Nationally
33 Summer Street
Bath, Maine 04530

#19 Falmouth Memorial Library
#1,850 Nationally
5 Lunt Road
Falmouth, Maine 04105

#20 Kennebunk Free Library
#1,962 Nationally
112 Main Street
Kennebunk, Maine 04043

#21 Louis T. Graves Memorial Library
#2,143 Nationally
18 Maine Street
Kennebunkport, Maine 04046

#22 Merrill Memorial Library
#2,168 Nationally
215 Main Street
Yarmouth, Maine 04096

#23 Mcarthur Public Library
#2,186 Nationally
270 Main Street
Biddeford, Maine 04005

#24 Witherle Memorial Library
#2,194 Nationally
41 School Street
Castine, Maine 04421

#25 Norway Memorial Library
#2,237 Nationally
258 Main Street
Norway, Maine 04268

#26 Lithgow Public Library
#2,280 Nationally
45 Winthrop Street
Augusta, Maine 04330

#27 Rice Public Library
#2,349 Nationally
8 Wentworth Street
Kittery, Maine 03904

#28 Waterville Public Library
#2,444 Nationally
73 Elm Street
Waterville, Maine 04901

#29 Wells Public Library
#2,461 Nationally
1434 Post Road
Wells, Maine 04090

#30 Lewiston Public Library
#2,616 Nationally
200 Lisbon Street
Lewiston, Maine 04240

#31 York Public Library
#2,770 Nationally
15 Long Sands Road
York, Maine 03909

#32 Thompson Free Library
#2,822 Nationally
186 East Main Street
Dover-Foxcroft, Maine 04426

#33 Charles M. Bailey Public Library
#2,865 Nationally
39 Bowdoin Street
Winthrop, Maine 04364

#34 Rangeley Public Library
#2,882 Nationally
7 Lake Street
Rangeley, Maine 04970

#35 Calais Free Library
#3,046 Nationally
9 Union Street
Calais, Maine 04619

#36 Friend Memorial Public Library
#3,140 Nationally
1 Reach Road
Brooklin, Maine 04616

#37 Dyer Library
#3,149 Nationally
371 Main Street
Saco, Maine 04072

#38 Gray Public Library
#3,157 Nationally
5 Hancock Street
Gray, Maine 04039

#39 Charlotte Hobbs Memorial Library
#3,226 Nationally
227 Main Street
Lovell, Maine 04051

#39 Paris Public Library
#3,226 Nationally
37 Market Square
South Paris, Maine 04281

#41 Southport Memorial Library
#3,321 Nationally
1032 Hendricks Hill Road
Southport, Maine 04576

#42 Alice L. Pendleton Library
#3,372 Nationally
309 Main Road
Islesboro, Maine 04848

#43 Swans Island Public Library
#3,450 Nationally
451 Atlantic Road
Swan'S Island, Maine 04685

#44 Prince Memorial Library
#3,467 Nationally
266 Main Street
Cumberland, Maine 04021

#45 D.A. Hurd Library
#3,475 Nationally
41 High Street
North Berwick, Maine 03906

#46 Old Town Public Library
#3,493 Nationally
46 Middle Street
Old Town, Maine 04468

#47 Jackson Memorial Library
#3,510 Nationally
71 Main Street
Tenants Harbor, Maine 04860

#48 Carrabassett Valley Public Library
#3,596 Nationally
3209 Carrabassett Drive
Carrabassett, Maine 04947

#49 Ellsworth Public Library
#3,638 Nationally
20 State Street
Ellsworth, Maine 04605

#49 Pittsfield Public Library
#3,638 Nationally
110 Library Street
Pittsfield, Maine 04967

Maine Libraries


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