For population 25 years and over in Cherryfield:
For population 15 years and over in Cherryfield town:
28 residents are foreign born (1.2% Asia, 0.6% North America, 0.5% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (133.2 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (224.0 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (398.5 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Harrington, ME (2.3 miles ), Columbia, ME (2.5 miles ), Milbridge, ME (2.5 miles ), Steuben, ME (2.7 miles ), Deblois, ME (3.0 miles) , Columbia Falls, ME (3.3 miles ), Addison, ME (3.4 miles ), Sullivan, ME (3.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.61 N, Longitude: 67.93 WNickname or alias (official or unofficial): Blueberry Capital of the World
Area code commonly used in this area: 207
Work and jobs in Cherryfield: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Cherryfield, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Cherryfield-area historical earthquake activity is above Maine state average. It is 69% 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 21.2 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 78.9 miles away from Cherryfield 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 49.5 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 50.2 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 22.1 miles away from Cherryfield 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 45.4 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 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).
Birthplace of: Andy Santerre - Race car driver and team owner, Hiram Burnham - Union Army general, Carl Willey - Baseball player.
Local government website: WWW.CHERRYFIELD.COM
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cherryfield:
See full list of schools located in Cherryfield
Public elementary/middle school in Cherryfield:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 33.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 4.13. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.9 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.146. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.9 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.308. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.9 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Cherryfield and their reported violations in the past:AIRLINE SNACK BAR (Population served: 471, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:PLEASANT VIEW MANOR (Population served: 105, Groundwater):
Past health violations:CHERRYFIELD FOODS INC. (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past health violations:THOMAS KELLEY APARTMENTS (Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past health violations:JONESPORT HOUSING DEV CORP. (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Cherryfield that have no violations reported:
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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:
People in group quarters in Cherryfield in 2000:
Cherryfield compared to Maine state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Cherryfield (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 Cherryfield:
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Cherryfield fatal accident list:
Aug 17, 1981 02:10 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 7, 1979 02:40 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 24, 1978 07:55 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 14 meters (46ft)
Total costs: $966,000
Total average daily traffic: 6,445
Total average daily truck traffic: 492
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 9,332
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cherryfield)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Businesses in Cherryfield, ME
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.