Carmel, Maine

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Population in 2010: 2,794. Population change since 2000: +15.6%
 
Males: 1,404  (50.3%)
Females: 1,390  (49.7%)
Median resident age:  40.5 years
Maine median age:  43.0 years

Zip codes: 04419.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $47,886 (it was $37,645 in 2000)
Carmel:

$47,886
ME:

$46,974

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,825 (it was $15,597 in 2000)

Carmel town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $139,702 (it was $81,300 in 2000)
Carmel:

$139,702
ME:

$172,800
  • Races in Carmel, ME (2010)

    Carmel races chart
    • 2,71197.0%White alone
    • 250.9%Two or more races
    • 220.8%Hispanic
    • 140.5%Black alone
    • 140.5%American Indian alone
    • 30.1%Asian alone
    • 40.1%Other race alone
    • 10.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Carmel: 93.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (22.0%), English (16.8%), French (14.1%), Irish (12.1%), Italian (4.2%), German (4.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 200 feet

Land area: 36.5 square miles.

Population density: 76 people per square mile   (very low).

Carmel,ME real estate house value index trend

Carmel, Maine map

For population 25 years and over in Carmel:

  • High school or higher: 86.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Carmel town:

  • Never married: 17.7%
  • Now married: 66.3%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 3.7%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

29 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.2%
Maine:

2.9%



According to our research of Maine and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Carmel, Maine as of August 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Carmel to the number of sex offenders is 533 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


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

Carmel town:  1.1% ($933)
Maine:  1.5% ($1,417)
Carmel satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (99.6 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (200.0 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (367.3 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Etna, ME (2.2 miles ), Levant, ME (2.4 miles ), Newburgh, ME (2.5 miles ), Hermon, ME (2.5 miles ), Stetson, ME (2.5 miles ), Dixmont, ME (3.0 miles ), Plymouth, ME (3.0 miles ), Kenduskeag, ME (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $82,600
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $63,900
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $66,400
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $109,200
  • 2003: 18 buildings, average cost: $122,200
  • 2004: 28 buildings, average cost: $90,400
  • 2005: 34 buildings, average cost: $150,200
  • 2006: 30 buildings, average cost: $150,200
  • 2007: 25 buildings, average cost: $150,200
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $128,600
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2010: 8 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $85,900
  • 2012: 5 buildings, average cost: $99,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.80 N, Longitude: 69.04 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 207

Carmel household income distribution Carmel home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.5%
Maine:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (20%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Paper (4%)
  • Health care (4%)
  • Repair and maintenance (3%)
  • Truck transportation (3%)
  • Health care (24%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
  • Social assistance (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Carpenters (9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (7%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)

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

Average climate in Carmel, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Carmel, Maine average temperatures Carmel, Maine average precipitation Carmel, Maine humidity Carmel, Maine wind speed Carmel, Maine snowfall Carmel, Maine sunshine Carmel, Maine clear and cloudy days

Earthquake activity:

Carmel-area historical earthquake activity is near Maine state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 231.4 miles away from the city center
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 54.1 miles away from Carmel center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 268.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 155.8 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 32.6 miles away from Carmel center
On 9/16/1994 at 04:22:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 52.9 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 Penobscot County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Snows: 5, Heavy Rains: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Carmel topographic map

Birthplace of: Myrna Fahey - Actor.

Hospitals and medical centers near Carmel:

  • BANGOR AREA VISITING NURSES (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; BANGOR, ME)
  • HOSPICE OF EASTERN MAINE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; BANGOR, ME)
  • BANGOR NURSING AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; BANGOR, ME)
  • KINDRED NURSING AND REHABILITATION-WESTGATE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; BANGOR, ME)
  • ST JOSEPH HOSPICE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; BANGOR, ME)
  • ST JOSEPH HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; BANGOR, ME)
  • ROSS MANOR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; BANGOR, ME)

Airports located in Carmel:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Carmel:

  • Husson University (about 13 miles; Bangor, ME; Full-time enrollment: 2,421)
  • University of Maine (about 19 miles; Orono, ME; FT enrollment: 8,931)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 50 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 56 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 99 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 100 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 100 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)

Public elementary/middle schools in Carmel:

See full list of schools located in Carmel

Library in Carmel:

  • SIMPSON MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $18,456; Location: 8 PLYMOUTH RD; 5,648 books; 176 audio materials; 208 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 12 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Carmel: Dabscook Crossover (A), Carmel Valley Golf Club (B), Carmel Volunteer Fire Department and Ambulance (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Carmel include: Glory Chapel (A), Carmel Bible Conference (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Village Cemetery (1), Rug le Cemetery (2), Highland Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Etna Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Tracy Brook (A), Slate Quarry Brook (B), Hill Brook (C), Harvey Stream (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Penobscot County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 54.3. This is better than average.

City:

54.3
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.36. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.36
U.S.:

9.14

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

MSAD 23 CARMEL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Population served: 274, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-16-2012), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-16-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAR-15-2012)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
MSAD 23 SUZANNE M SMITH ELEM SCHOOL (Population served: 270, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-15-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-15-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-28-2011), St Public Notif received (JAN-22-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-15-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-15-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-28-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-08-2010), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-08-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-08-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-11-2008), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-11-2008), St Public Notif received (SEP-29-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-08-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-31-2008), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-31-2008), St Public Notif received (AUG-08-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-08-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-21-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-21-2005), St Public Notif received (NOV-16-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-07-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-07-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-07-2005), St Public Notif received (2 times from NOV-16-2005 to NOV-16-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-07-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-13-2011), St Public Notif requested (JAN-12-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-12-2012), St Public Notif received (JAN-23-2012)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-10-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-01-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-01-2006), St Public Notif received (MAR-08-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUL-11-2006)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 15 regular monitoring violations
MSAD 23 CARAVEL MIDDLE SCHOOL (Population served: 261, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-09-2012), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-09-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAR-13-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-16-2012), St Public Notif requested (NOV-15-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-15-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-30-2012)
SEAFOOD GALLEY RESTAURANT (Population served: 180, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
SHADY ACRES RV & CAMPGROUND (Population served: 125, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
GRANDEUR MOBILE HOME ESTATES (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUN-16-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUN-16-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-09-2014), St Public Notif requested (JAN-09-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-11-2013), St Public Notif requested (SEP-11-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-11-2013), St Public Notif requested (SEP-11-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-16-2011), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-16-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-16-2011), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-16-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2011)
  • 17 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-27-2011), St Public Notif requested (DEC-08-2011), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-08-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-30-2010), St Public Notif requested (NOV-30-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-19-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from DEC-02-2009 to MAR-02-2010), St BCA signed (MAY-14-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-08-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-19-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-18-2008), St Public Notif requested (NOV-18-2008), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from DEC-02-2009 to MAR-02-2010), St BCA signed (MAY-14-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-08-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-19-2011)
  • 9 routine major monitoring violations
  • 6 regular monitoring violations
SOUTH SLOPE ESTATES MHP (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-08-2010), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-08-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-08-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-13-2010)
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
CHILDRENS VILLAGE CHILD CARE CENTER (Population served: 55, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-16-2012), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-16-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-13-2012), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-13-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-23-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-02-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-02-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-21-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-28-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-26-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-26-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-02-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-29-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-29-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-27-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-27-2010), St Public Notif received (SEP-01-2010), St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-10-2011 to NOV-30-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-28-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAR-07-2013), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-07-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-22-2013)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-16-2012), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-16-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAY-31-2012), St Public Notif received (MAR-26-2013)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-03-2011), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-03-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-15-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-26-2012)
  • 19 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  74.6%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.8%
Whole state:  9.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

11.4%
Whole state:

10.9%

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

4.3%
Whole state:

4.1%

Carmel compared to Maine state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (87%)
  • Wood (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Carmel town (based on Penobscot County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic16,58115
Mainline Protestant9,71559
Evangelical Protestant7,52380
Other2,93622
Orthodox3001
None116,868-
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: 34
Penobscot County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 38
Penobscot County:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 85
Penobscot County:

5.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 110
Here:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.0%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Penobscot County:

28.0%
Maine:

25.0%

4.81% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,478 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.81%
Maine average:

5.50%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($304 average AGI)
Penobscot County:

0.04%
Maine average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hancock County, ME  0.44% ($29,886 average AGI)
from Cumberland County, ME  0.34% ($36,835)
from Aroostook County, ME  0.32% ($29,433)


5.52% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,804 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.52%
Maine average:

5.62%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($387 average AGI)
Penobscot County:

0.03%
Maine average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cumberland County, ME  0.56% ($32,990 average AGI)
to Hancock County, ME  0.45% ($36,406)
to Waldo County, ME  0.29% ($27,430)

Strongest AM radio stations in Carmel:

  • WZON (620 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WABI (910 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WDEA (1370 AM; 5 kW; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNZS (1340 AM; 1 kW; VEAZIE, ME; Owner: WATERFRONT COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMTW (870 AM; 10 kW; GORHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Carmel:

  • WWBX (97.1 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBFB (104.7 FM; BELFAST, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKIT-FM (100.3 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WQCB (106.5 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WWMJ (95.7 FM; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVOM (103.9 FM; HOWLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGUY (102.1 FM; DEXTER, ME; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WMEH (90.9 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFZX (101.7 FM; SEARSPORT, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEZQ (92.9 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHCF (88.5 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: BANGOR BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WBZN (107.3 FM; OLD TOWN, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTOS-FM (105.1 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJCX (99.5 FM; PITTSFIELD, ME; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WMEP (90.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQSS (102.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WERU-FM (89.9 FM; BLUE HILL, ME; Owner: SALT POND COMMUNITY B/C COMPANY)
  • WCTB (93.5 FM; FAIRFIELD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INC.)
  • WHQO (107.9 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INC.)
  • W275AE (102.9 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: SALT POND COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Carmel:

  • WABI-TV (Channel 5; BANGOR, ME; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING SERVICE)
  • W36CK (Channel 36; BANGOR, ME; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WCKD-LP (Channel 30; BANGOR/DEDHAM, ME; Owner: J. MCLEOD, ME FAMILY B/CING., INC.)
  • WLBZ (Channel 2; BANGOR, ME; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBGR-LP (Channel 33; BANGOR/DEDHAM, ME; Owner: MAINE FAMILY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMEB-TV (Channel 12; ORONO, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
Carmel fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Carmel fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 45m148ftTotal length
  • $6,071,000Total costs
  • 62,250Total average daily traffic
  • 6,321Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11910-1919
  • 11920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 71960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2012
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Carmel, ME

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Carmel)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Carmel Fire Sta Us Rt 2 (Lat: 44.797833 Lon: -69.052556), Call Sign: KRT84, Licensee ID: L00046646
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.760 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/11/2004, Expiration Date: 05/23/2014
    Registrant: County Of Penobscot

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Carmel)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150G (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2629J , Serial Number: 15065629, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 11/23/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Andrew A Curtis, 555 Irish Rd, Carmel, ME 04419
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7234W , Serial Number: 28-1053, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 02/18/1963
    Registrant (Individual): Karl Rucnicki, 202 Main Rd, Carmel, ME 04419
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7476H , Serial Number: 20745, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Individual): Karl Walter Rudnicki, Rfd #1 Box 34, Carmel, ME 04419

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 15
  • Hazardous Condition: 13
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Carmel

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Carmel, ME
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