For population 25 years and over in Camden:
For population 15 years and over in Camden CDP:
140 residents are foreign born (1.6% Europe, 1.2% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $3,265 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (70.7 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (165.6 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (337.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Rockport, ME (1.6 miles ), Lincolnville, ME (2.4 miles ), Hope, ME (2.5 miles ), Rockland, ME (2.7 miles ), Union, ME (3.1 miles ), Owls Head, ME (3.2 miles ), Northport, ME (3.2 miles ), North Haven, ME (3.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.21 N, Longitude: 69.07 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,387 (+39.9%)
Area code: 207
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Camden detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 12 (10 officers).
Work and jobs in Camden: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Camden, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Camden-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above 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 46.7 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 29.1 miles away from Camden 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 72.2 miles away from the city 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 55.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/22/2006 at 10:39:21, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 4.3 mi) earthquake occurred 44.7 miles away from Camden center
On 9/16/1994 at 04:22:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.4 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 Knox County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Winter Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Gordon Bok - Folk musician, Anna Goodale - Olympic medalist in rowing, Noah Starr - Actor.
Airports located in Camden:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Camden:
Public elementary/middle schools in Camden:
See full list of schools located in Camden, map of school districts: S A D 28 CAMDEN, FIVE TOWN COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Private elementary/middle schools in Camden:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 18.0. This is significantly worse than average. There were 19 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 13.6. This is about average. There were 10 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 36.7. This is significantly worse than average. There were 43 monitors within city limits.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2001 was 0.00360. This is significantly better than average. There were 8 monitors within city limits.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2008 was 0.284. This is significantly better than average. There were 19 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 3.73. This is worse than average. There were 19 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Camden and their reported violations in the past:CAMDEN SNOW BOWL (Population served: 360, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:HIGH TIDE INN #1 (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:GLENMOOR BY THE SEA (Population served: 48, Groundwater):
Past health violations:BLACK HORSE INN (Population served: 42, Groundwater):
Past health violations:BIRCHWOOD MOTEL (Population served: 39, Groundwater):
Past health violations:HIGH TIDE INN #2 (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Camden that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 6.0%
(5.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
People in group quarters in Camden in 2000:
Camden compared to Maine state average:
Banks with branches in Camden (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Camden, Maine:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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1996 Presidential Elections Results
2000 Presidential Elections Results
2008 Presidential Elections Results
2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Camden (based on Knox County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 27.32%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 17
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Number of full-service restaurants: 79
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
5.90% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($48,077 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.12% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($44,148 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Camden:
Strongest FM radio stations in Camden:
TV broadcast stations around Camden:
See more detailed statistics of Camden fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Camden, ME)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Camden)
FAA Registered Aircraft:8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Camden)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Camden, ME
Total of 18 patent applications in 2008-2014.