For population 25 years and over in Bradford:
For population 15 years and over in Bradford town:
47 residents are foreign born (1.9% North America, 1.6% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (119.2 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (220.2 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (395.2 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Hudson, ME (2.5 miles ), Charleston, ME (2.5 miles ), Lagrange, ME (2.5 miles ), Corinth, ME (2.9 miles ), Alton, ME (2.9 miles ), Atkinson, ME (3.0 miles ), Kenduskeag, ME (3.4 miles ), Milo, ME (3.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 45.09 N, Longitude: 68.91 W
Area code: 207
Work and jobs in Bradford: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bradford, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Bradford-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 74% 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 63.7 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 51.6 miles away from Bradford center
On 9/16/1994 at 04:22:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 36.7 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 37.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/25/2001 at 00:24:29, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 5.8 mi) earthquake occurred 14.0 miles away from Bradford center
On 1/17/2000 at 08:16:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 10.1 mi) earthquake occurred 83.2 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 Penobscot County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Snows: 4, Heavy Rains: 2, Floods: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 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 Bradford:
See full list of schools located in Bradford
Public elementary/middle school in Bradford:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Bradford compared to Maine state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Bradford town (based on Penobscot County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 33.68%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 34
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 38
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 85
Number of full-service restaurants: 110
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
5.79% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,325 average adjusted gross income)
0.18% of residents moved from foreign countries ($499 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.79% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,588 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($335 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Bradford:
Strongest FM radio stations in Bradford:
TV broadcast stations around Bradford:
Bradford fatal accident list:
May 2, 2002 03:30 PM, Storer Road, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 21, 1999 03:00 PM, Lagrange Rd, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 11, 1998 04:40 PM, Sr-155, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
May 16, 1988 05:15 PM, 17041705, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 5
Total length: 5 meters (16ft)
Total average daily traffic: 1,480
Total average daily truck traffic: 93
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 2,221
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:7
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bradford, ME
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.