Corinna, Maine

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Population in 2010: 2,198. Population change since 2000: +2.5%
 
Males: 1,069  (48.6%)
Females: 1,129  (51.4%)
Median resident age:  43.0 years
Maine median age:  43.0 years

Zip codes: 04928.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $39,029 (it was $32,115 in 2000)
Corinna:

$39,029
ME:

$46,709
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $22,055 (it was $17,345 in 2000)

Corinna town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $117,994 (it was $67,600 in 2000)
Corinna:

$117,994
ME:

$172,300
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $141,665; Detached houses: $163,264; In 2-unit structures: $91,404; Mobile homes: $57,276
Corinna races chart
  • White alone - 2,128 (96.8%)
  • Two or more races - 38 (1.7%)
  • Hispanic - 14 (0.6%)
  • Black alone - 6 (0.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 7 (0.3%)
  • Asian alone - 5 (0.2%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Corinna: 161.5 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Latest news from Corinna, ME collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: English (26.8%), United States (18.4%), Irish (15.4%), French (13.1%), Scottish (4.1%), German (4.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 250 feet

Land area: 38.7 square miles.

Population density: 57 people per square mile   (very low).

Corinna,ME real estate house value index trend

Corinna, Maine map

For population 25 years and over in Corinna:

  • High school or higher: 78.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 10.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Corinna town:

  • Never married: 17.9%
  • Now married: 61.6%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

12 residents are foreign born

This town:  0.6%
Maine:  3.3%



According to our research of Maine and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Corinna, Maine as of April 26, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Corinna to the number of sex offenders is 578 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


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

Corinna town:  1.1% ($766)
Maine:  1.5% ($1,417)
Corinna satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (101.8 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (203.4 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (367.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Dexter, ME (2.3 miles ), St. Albans, ME (2.6 miles ), Exeter, ME (2.6 miles ), Ripley, ME (2.7 miles ), Newport, ME (2.7 miles ), Garland, ME (2.9 miles ), Stetson, ME (2.9 miles ), Palmyra, ME (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $26,500
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $52,800
  • 1999: 14 buildings, average cost: $38,800
  • 2000: 16 buildings, average cost: $48,000
  • 2001: 10 buildings, average cost: $49,000
  • 2002: 15 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2003: 11 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2005: 12 buildings, average cost: $10,000
  • 2006: 13 buildings, average cost: $171,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $116,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.95 N, Longitude: 69.26 W

Area code: 207

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

10.4%
Maine:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (14%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Leather and allied products (8%)
  • Repair and maintenance (5%)
  • Metal and metal products (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Wood products (4%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Leather and allied products (8%)
  • Food and beverage stores (7%)
  • Social assistance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Child care workers (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)

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

Average climate in Corinna, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Earthquake activity:

Corinna-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 221.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 260.3 miles away from Corinna 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 68.7 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 153.3 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 34.7 miles away from Corinna center
On 9/16/1994 at 04:22:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 56.3 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).
Corinna topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Corinna:

  • SQUARE ROAD GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 5 miles away; SAINT ALBANS, ME)
  • DEXTER HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; DEXTER, ME)
  • SANFIELD REHAB AND LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; HARTLAND, ME)
  • SEBASTICOOK VALLEY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; PITTSFIELD, ME)
  • PITTSFIELD REHAB AND NURSING (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; PITTSFIELD, ME)
  • BIRCH GROVE REHAB AND LIVING CTR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; PITTSFIELD, ME)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Corinna:

  • Husson University (about 25 miles; Bangor, ME; Full-time enrollment: 2,421)
  • University of Maine (about 29 miles; Orono, ME; FT enrollment: 8,931)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 48 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 50 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 99 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 102 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 103 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)

Public elementary/middle school in Corinna:

See full list of schools located in Corinna

Library in Corinna:

  • STEWART FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $42,327; Location: 8 LEVI STEWART DRIVE; 11,718 books; 372 audio materials; 510 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 27 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Corinna: Bonds Corners (A), Morse Corners (B), Corinna Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Corinna: United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: North Newport Cemetery (1), Weeks Cemetery (2), White Cemetery (3), Nutter Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Brooks Pond (A), Mower Pond (B), East Branch Sebasticook River Reservoir (C), Alder Stream (D), Weymouth Pond (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Alder Stream (A), Ring Brook (B), Harrison White Brook (C). 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 2001 was 74.9. This is about average.

City:

74.9
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2001 was 28.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.8
U.S.:

32.0

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

LAKE SHORE LUNCH (Population served: 102, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-08-2008), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-08-2008), St Intentional no-action (OCT-04-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-04-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Corinna that have no violations reported:

  • CORINNA WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 65, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  67.2%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  9.0%
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: 0.3% of all households

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

19.5%
Whole state:

10.9%

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

6.2%
Whole state:

4.1%

Corinna compared to Maine state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly 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.
  • 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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (84%)
  • Wood (14%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Electricity (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

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

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 33.68%
Here: 33.7%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchUnited Church of ChristAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAEpiscopal Church
Adherents57.6%9.9%5.0%4.6%2.5%
Congregations13.6%14.4%10.6%10.6%4.5%
Name Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentNational Association of Congregational Christian ChurchesJewishLDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents2.5%2.1%2.0%1.6%12.0%
Congregations0.8%4.5%2.3%2.3%36.4%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables 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 Corinna:

  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WZON (620 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WABI (910 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, 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)
  • WDEA (1370 AM; 5 kW; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WMTW (870 AM; 10 kW; GORHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Corinna:

  • WGUY (102.1 FM; DEXTER, ME; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WQCB (106.5 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WWBX (97.1 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJCX (99.5 FM; PITTSFIELD, ME; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WTOS-FM (105.1 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVOM (103.9 FM; HOWLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBFB (104.7 FM; BELFAST, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHCF (88.5 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: BANGOR BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WKIT-FM (100.3 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WWMJ (95.7 FM; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHQO (107.9 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INC.)
  • WBZN (107.3 FM; OLD TOWN, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WCTB (93.5 FM; FAIRFIELD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INC.)
  • WFZX (101.7 FM; SEARSPORT, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDME-FM (103.1 FM; DOVER-FOXCROFT, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WMEH (90.9 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEZQ (92.9 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Corinna:

  • WABI-TV (Channel 5; BANGOR, ME; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING SERVICE)
  • W36CK (Channel 36; BANGOR, ME; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Corinna, Maine:
  • Fatal accident count: 23
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 36
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 5
  • Fatalities: 27
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 68
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Maine average:
  • Fatal accident count: 55
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 79
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 21
  • Fatalities: 61
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 132
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 3
See more detailed statistics of Corinna fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total average daily traffic: 7,745
Total average daily truck traffic: 688
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 10,862

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Corner Of Pleasant & Main Sts (Lat: 44.921722 Lon: -69.263389), Call Sign: WGL385
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.760 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/19/2005, Expiration Date: 12/27/2015
    Registrant: Apco International Inc Licensing Service 092908, 351 N Williamson Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114-1112, Phone: (386) 944-2463, Fax: (386) 322-2502, Email:
  • Kenwood Avenue (Lat: 44.915833 Lon: -69.256944), Type: Building, Structure height: 7 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WQGE287
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.550 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/20/2006, Expiration Date: 12/20/2016, Certifier: Ralph Emery
    Registrant: Corinna Sewer District, 55 Greenbush Road, Corinna, ME 04928, Phone: (207) 278-5442, Fax: (207) 278-5200, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Corinna)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 11BC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3951E , Serial Number: 11BC-32, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 04/16/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Robert A Jr Sundberg, 230 Bond Rd, Corinna, ME 04928
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7450X , Serial Number: 17247950, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 10/31/1960
    Registrant (Corporation): Foster & Levesque LLC Dba, Po Box 439, Corinna, ME 04928

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
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