For population 25 years and over in Beals:
For population 15 years and over in Beals town:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (144.6 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (231.2 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (406.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Jonesport, ME (1.9 miles ), Addison, ME (2.4 miles ), Roque Bluffs, ME (3.2 miles ), Jonesboro, ME (3.3 miles ), Columbia Falls, ME (3.5 miles ), Harrington, ME (3.6 miles ), Milbridge, ME (3.6 miles ), Centerville, ME (3.8 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.51 N, Longitude: 67.60 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 207
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Beals: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Beals, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Beals-area historical earthquake activity is near Maine state average. It is 77% 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 28.9 miles away from the city center
On 2/26/1999 at 03:38:43, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 2.0 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 94.6 miles away from Beals center
On 9/25/2005 at 03:08:57, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 4.2 mi) earthquake occurred 40.5 miles away from the city 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 62.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/16/1994 at 04:22:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 63.1 miles away from Beals center
On 9/22/2006 at 10:39:21, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 4.3 mi) earthquake occurred 30.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), 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: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Snows: 3, Winds: 2, Floods: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Beals:
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Public elementary/middle school in Beals:
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
12 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms in 2000
Beals compared to Maine state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Beals (based on Washington County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 25.86%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
4.89% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,753 average adjusted gross income)
0.13% of residents moved from foreign countries ($419 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.27% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,066 average adjusted gross income)
0.15% of residents moved to foreign countries ($232 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Beals:
Strongest FM radio stations in Beals:
Beals fatal accident list:
Jun 17, 1984 01:00 AM, 11761226, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.