For population 25 years and over in Dixfield:
For population 15 years and over in Dixfield CDP:
25 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,754 (1.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (61.0 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (156.5 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (308.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.54 N, Longitude: 70.45 W
Area code: 207
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Dixfield: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Dixfield, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Dixfield-area historical tornado activity is above Maine state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/31/1971, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 7.6 miles away from the Dixfield place center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 7/31/1971, a category F2 tornado 18.1 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Dixfield-area historical earthquake activity is near Maine state average. It is 79% 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 91.6 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 2.4 miles away from Dixfield center
On 2/26/1999 at 03:38:43, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 2.0 mi) earthquake occurred 46.2 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) earthquake occurred 50.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 74.3 miles away from Dixfield 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 21.0 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).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dixfield:
Public high school in Dixfield:
Public elementary/middle schools in Dixfield:
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Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.52. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 11.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.13. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Dixfield and their reported violations in the past:DIXFIELD WATER & SEWER DEPT. (Population served: 1485, Groundwater):
Past health violations:PERU ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Population served: 181, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:MDOT REST AREA - WEST PARIS (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 22.0%
(22.1% 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)
2 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Dixfield compared to Maine state average:
Banks with branches in Dixfield (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Dixfield (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:
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Dixfield, Maine:See more detailed statistics of Dixfield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:5
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Dixfield)
FAA Registered Aircraft:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Dixfield, ME