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Swan's Island is an island town in Hancock County, Maine, United States. It is named after Colonel James Swan of Fifeshire, Scotland who purchased this island and some surrounding areas and organized their colonization in the 18th century. The population was 327 at the 2000 census. The town is accessible by ferry from Bass Harbor. The island has a summertime population of about 1,000. There is a general store on the island, open in Spring 2007. There are also a number of small cottage industry shops. The main industry is lobster fishing, which employees 40 people full-time and many others in part-time work. (from wikipedia)

General Information
Hancock County327 Population (as of 2000)
Maine State239 Population (current)
15.0 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.1 Square Miles of Water$126,100 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$28,438 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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17 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$264,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
59 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$1,152,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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