Baileyville, Maine

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Population in 2010: 1,521. Population change since 2000: -9.8%
 
Males: 731  (48.1%)
Females: 790  (51.9%)
Median resident age:  46.8 years
Maine median age:  43.0 years

Zip codes: 04694.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $44,178 (it was $31,658 in 2000)
Baileyville:

$44,178
ME:

$46,974

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,999 (it was $17,087 in 2000)

Baileyville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $94,905 (it was $61,300 in 2000)
Baileyville:

$94,905
ME:

$172,800

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $142,292; Detached houses: $160,778; Townhouses or other attached units: $105,888; In 2-unit structures: $184,307; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $317,416; Mobile homes: $52,385; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $22,467
  • Races in Baileyville, ME (2010)

    Baileyville races chart
    • 1,45195.4%White alone
    • 291.9%Two or more races
    • 110.7%American Indian alone
    • 100.7%Asian alone
    • 100.7%Hispanic
    • 90.6%Black alone
    • 10.07%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Baileyville detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Baileyville: 90.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (33.7%), Irish (21.2%), French (13.0%), Scotch-Irish (8.9%), Scottish (8.5%), United States (8.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/19/1828

Land area: 36.5 square miles.

Population density: 42 people per square mile   (very low).

Baileyville,ME real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Baileyville:

  • High school or higher: 85.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Baileyville town:

  • Never married: 23.1%
  • Now married: 57.2%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

147 residents are foreign born (8.4% North America).

This town:

8.7%
Maine:

2.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Baileyville town:  1.3% ($786)
Maine:  1.5% ($1,417)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (174.6 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (268.5 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (441.9 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Woodland, ME (0.8 miles ), Princeton, ME (2.5 miles ), Alexander, ME (2.6 miles ), Calais, ME (2.9 miles ), Meddybemps, ME (3.0 miles) , Cooper, ME (3.5 miles) , Charlotte, ME (3.6 miles ), Crawford, ME (3.6 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $37,500
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $66,700
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $123,300
  • 2012: 10 buildings, average cost: $50,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.16 N, Longitude: 67.42 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 207


Crime rates in Baileyville by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 02210001120N/A1
per 100,000 0.0119.7119.960.90.00.00.064.965.6131.50.0N/A67.2
Robberies 0000000002000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0131.50.00.00.0
Assaults 811536122174101
per 100,000 467.3658.3299.8182.8370.862.8128.2129.965.6460.2264.7672.567.2
Burglaries 13171213182223810181892
per 100,000 759.31,017.4719.4792.21,112.51,381.01,474.4519.5656.21,183.41,191.3605.2134.5
Thefts 414962304849583529306224
per 100,000 2,394.92,932.43,717.01,828.22,966.63,076.03,717.92,272.71,902.91,972.4397.11,479.5269.0
Auto thefts 4231110331610
per 100,000 233.6119.7179.960.961.862.80.0194.8196.965.7397.167.20.0
Arson 0010000000200
per 100,000 0.00.060.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0132.40.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 271.8442.9384.4227.7286.9247.0288.9229.8211.7420.2191.5251.391.0

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Baileyville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.02
Maine average:

1.72
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.0%
Maine:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Paper (42%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Health care (12%)
  • Paper (11%)
  • Food and beverage stores (7%)
  • Social assistance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (14%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Electricians (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (9%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (3%)

Work and jobs in Baileyville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Baileyville, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Baileyville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Maine state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/2006 at 00:07:38, a magnitude 4.3 (3.8 MB, 3.8 MW, 4.3 LG, Depth: 4.0 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 66.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 312.4 miles away from Baileyville center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 236.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 351.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/2005 at 03:08:57, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 4.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 14.4 miles away from Baileyville center
On 9/16/1994 at 07:01:54, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 39.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Washington County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Snows: 4, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Baileyville:

  • ATLANTIC REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CALAIS, ME)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Baileyville:

  • University of Maine (about 64 miles; Orono, ME; Full-time enrollment: 8,931)
  • Husson University (about 71 miles; Bangor, ME; FT enrollment: 2,421)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 130 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 138 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 174 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 175 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 178 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)

Public high school in Baileyville:

Public elementary/middle school in Baileyville:

See full list of schools located in Baileyville

Library in Baileyville:

  • WOODLAND PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $42,300; Location: 169 MAIN STREET; 18,980 books; 500 audio materials; 60 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 34 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Baileyville: Sunset Camps (A), Baileyville Volunteer Ambulance Service (B), Baileyville Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Baileyville include: Woodland Baptist Church (A), Saint James Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Ryan Lake (A), Saint Croix River Reservoir (B), Sawtelle Heath (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Anderson Brook (A), Sprague Meadow Brook (B), Stony Brook (C), Wapsaconhagan Brook (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Airline Motel (Route 1) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Washington County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 42.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

42.3
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 28.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.6
U.S.:

32.0
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  67.1%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.5%
Whole state:  9.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

10.1%
Whole state:

10.9%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

4.8%
Whole state:

4.1%

Banks with branches in Baileyville (2011 data):

  • Machias Savings Bank: Baileyville Branch at 667 Houlton Road, Suite 6, branch established on 1987/11/30. Info updated 2008/08/20: Bank assets: $933.5 mil, Deposits: $794.5 mil, headquarters in Machias, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Machias Bancorp, Mhc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Maine average:

11.2

Baileyville travel time to work - commute Baileyville mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Baileyville town (based on Washington County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,73137
Evangelical Protestant1,44231
Catholic1,23810
Other64813
None26,797-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 16
Washington County:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Washington County:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Washington County:

9.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
Here:

11.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

11.02 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.4%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Washington County:

28.3%
Maine:

25.0%

4.44% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($46,571 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.44%
Maine average:

5.50%

0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($798 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.14%
Maine average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Penobscot County, ME  0.56% ($25,985 average AGI)
from Hancock County, ME  0.38% ($33,364)
from Cumberland County, ME  0.29% ($38,176)


4.37% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,225 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.37%
Maine average:

5.62%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Penobscot County, ME  0.73% ($31,140 average AGI)
to Hancock County, ME  0.51% ($21,300)
to Cumberland County, ME  0.29% ($-20,029)

Strongest AM radio stations in Baileyville:

  • WZON (620 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WABI (910 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WREM (710 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MONTICELLO, ME; Owner: ALLAN H WEINER)
  • WDEA (1370 AM; 5 kW; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Baileyville:

  • WMED (89.7 FM; CALAIS, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WQDY-FM (92.7 FM; CALAIS, ME; Owner: WQDY, INC.)
  • WCRQ (102.9 FM; DENNYSVILLE, ME; Owner: WQDY, INC.)
  • WHCF (88.5 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: BANGOR BAPTIST CHURCH)

TV broadcast stations around Baileyville:

  • WMED-TV (Channel 13; CALAIS, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W57AQ (Channel 57; CALAIS, ME; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • W21BH (Channel 21; MACHIAS, ME; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Baileyville fatal accident list:

Jul 10, 2010 03:45 AM, So Princeton Road, Lat: 45.08619, Lon: -67.50283, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jul 22, 2010 03:02 PM, Us-1, Lat: 45.12641, Lon: -67.32396, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Nov 6, 2010 09:41 PM, Us-1, Lat: 45.12635, Lon: -67.32431, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 18, 2006 05:09 PM, Sr-9, Lat: 45.11705, Lon: -67.37150, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 1,288Total average daily traffic
  • 103Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,932Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Gp Corp Pulp & Paper Bleach Plant (Lat: 45.157028 Lon: -67.401944), Structure height: 37 m, Call Sign: KNHE823
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.065 MHz, 153.170 MHz, 153.350 MHzGrant Date: 06/03/2014, Expiration Date: 05/13/2024, Certifier: Scott BealRegistrant: Pct Communications, 483 North St, Calais, ME 04619, Phone: (207) 454-2174, Fax: (207) 454-7050, Email:
  • 144 Main Street (Lat: 45.157222 Lon: -67.402778), Type: Tank, Structure height: 3 m, Call Sign: WPTE719, Licensee ID: L00369407
    Assigned Frequencies: 9300.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/13/2001, Expiration Date: 09/13/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/27/2008Registrant: Georgia Pacific
  • BAILEYVILLE, Route 1 (Lat: 45.147222 Lon: -67.395000), Type: Bant, Structure height: 15 m, Overall height: 17 m, Call Sign: WPWS369
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.1200 MHz, 47.3400 MHzGrant Date: 01/09/2013, Expiration Date: 01/14/2023, Certifier: William PlanteRegistrant: Oit Radio Services, 23 Leighton Road, Augusta, ME 04333, Phone: (207) 624-9990, Fax: (207) 287-6499, Email:
  • Georgia Pacific Corp Pulp & Paper (Lat: 45.157583 Lon: -67.400556), Type: Building, Structure height: 67 m, Call Sign: WQME486
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.487 MHz, 852.237 MHz, 852.987 MHz, 853.737 MHzGrant Date: 02/02/2010, Expiration Date: 05/10/2015, Cancellation Date: 01/09/2014, Certifier: Rick EdwardsRegistrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Baileyville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172D (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2436U , Serial Number: 17250036, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 01/21/1963
    Registrant (Individual): Wayne E Coleman, 411 Houlton Rd, Baileyville, ME 04694
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7946U , Serial Number: 17251946, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 10/01/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Keith E Hanson, Po Box 53, Baileyville, ME 04694

Drinking water stations with addresses in Baileyville and their reported violations in the past:

BAILEYVILLE UTILITIES DISTRICT (Population served: 1,880, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-16-2010), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-16-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-27-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-16-2010), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-16-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-27-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2011)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Baileyville that have no violations reported:

  • AOS 90 EAST RANGE II CSD SCHOOL (Population served: 48, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (94%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Businesses in Baileyville, ME

  • Circle K: 3
  • UPS: 1

Baileyville compared to Maine state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Baileyville on our top lists:

  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Northern America (population 500+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Canada (population 500+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election"
There is 1 pilot and no other airmen in this city.
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