For population 25 years and over in Brownfield:
For population 15 years and over in Brownfield town:
18 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (36.8 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (112.3 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (262.3 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.94 N, Longitude: 70.90 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 207
Work and jobs in Brownfield: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Brownfield, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Brownfield-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Maine state average. It is 63% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/18/1963, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 27.8 miles away from the Brownfield town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 10/10/1966, a category F2 tornado 35.7 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Brownfield-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 71% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 46.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1996 at 07:54:14, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 28.1 miles away from Brownfield center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 55.8 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) earthquake occurred 78.0 miles away from the city 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 49.3 miles away from Brownfield center
On 1/3/2000 at 21:05:50, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 6.0 mi) earthquake occurred 44.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Oxford County (28) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 15, Snows: 4, Snows: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Floods: 2, Blizzard: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Mudslide: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Paris Gibson - Politician.
Hospitals/medical centers near Brownfield:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brownfield:
Public elementary/middle school in Brownfield:
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Private elementary/middle school in Brownfield:
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2003 was 8.70. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.5 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Brownfield and their reported violations in the past:WOODLAND ACRES CG (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:SHANNONS SACO RIVER SANCTUARY (Address: 331 DENMARK ROAD , Population served: 122, Groundwater):
Past health violations:RIVER RUN CAMPGROUND (Population served: 55, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Brownfield that have no violations reported:
Average household size:
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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:
Brownfield compared to Maine state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Brownfield (based on Oxford County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 20.59%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 14
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 45
Number of full-service restaurants: 53
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
6.14% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,652 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($362 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.09% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,647 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($290 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Brownfield:
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TV broadcast stations around Brownfield:
Brownfield fatal accident list:
Apr 18, 2006 04:25 PM, Us-113, Lat: 43.968381, Lon: -70.916700, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 18, 1998 03:10 PM, Old County Road, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 2
May 21, 1996 08:15 PM, Porterroad, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
May 28, 1978 02:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 18, 1976 02:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 16 meters (52ft)
Total costs: $2,783,000
Total average daily traffic: 8,336
Total average daily truck traffic: 650
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 12,074
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.