U.S. Cities - City-Data Homepage  
Eagle Lake, Maine forum City-Data.com Homepage

Eagle Lake, Maine



Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Back to Eagle Lake, ME housing info, Aroostook County, Maine, ME smaller cities, ME small cities, All Cities.


We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2010: 864. Population change since 2000: +6.0%
 

Males: 431  (49.9%)
Females: 433  (50.1%)

Median resident age:  52.7 years
Maine median age:  43.0 years

Estimated median household income in 2012: $29,548 (it was $22,159 in 2000)
Eagle Lake:

$29,548
ME:

$46,709
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,871

Eagle Lake town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $109,116 (it was $68,300 in 2000)
Eagle Lake:

$109,116
ME:

$172,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $119,149; Detached houses: $124,657; Townhouses or other attached units: $246,875; In 2-unit structures: $98,750; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $83,558; Mobile homes: $39,609

Eagle Lake, ME residents, houses, and apartments details

Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for: near:  
Eagle Lake races chart
  • White alone - 836 (96.8%)
  • American Indian alone - 11 (1.3%)
  • Two or more races - 9 (1.0%)
  • Hispanic - 6 (0.7%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.1%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.1%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Eagle Lake: 169.3 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Eagle Lake, ME forum
Recent posts about Eagle Lake, Maine on our local forum with over 1,500,000 registered users. Eagle Lake is mentioned 96 times on our forum:
Has anyone ever had this problem?  (6 replies)
Photos of Maine  (4020 replies)
Just returned  (26 replies)
Looking for Fort Kent and surrounding area info  (17 replies)
On disability- want to move to Maine...  (9 replies)
Maine unliveable for southerners?  (50 replies)

Ancestries: French (63.7%), United States (10.6%), French Canadian (8.6%), English (6.6%), Irish (6.5%), German (1.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 03/16/1911

Elevation: 603 feet

Land area: 37.2 square miles.

Population density: 23 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).




Recent Home Sales
Address:
City

State
Zip
Min Price (optional)

Max Price (optional)
Prioritization:



Eagle Lake, Maine map

For population 25 years and over in Eagle Lake:

  • High school or higher: 68.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 7.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Eagle Lake town:

  • Never married: 26.0%
  • Now married: 46.1%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 16.0%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

26 residents are foreign born (2.7% North America, 0.4% Asia).

This town:  3.2%
Maine:  3.3%



According to our research of Maine and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Eagle Lake, Maine as of July 23, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Eagle Lake to the number of sex offenders is 773 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:

Eagle Lake town:  1.2% ($830)
Maine:  1.5% ($1,417)
Eagle Lake satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (248.5 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (349.9 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (513.2 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Wallagrass, ME (2.5 miles ), New Canada, ME (3.1 miles ), Fort Kent, ME (3.7 miles ), St. Francis, ME (3.8 miles ), St. Agatha, ME (4.2 miles ), Frenchville, ME (4.3 miles ), Westmanland, ME (4.4 miles) , Portage Lake, ME (4.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $138,800
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $150,200
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $150,200
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $150,200
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,200
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $150,200
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $150,200
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $150,200
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $150,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 47.06 N, Longitude: 68.60 W

Area code: 207

Eagle Lake household income distribution Eagle Lake home values distribution

This town's Wikipedia profile

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

11.3%
Maine:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (13%)
  • Health care (12%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (10%)
  • Wood products (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Truck transportation (5%)
  • Health care (58%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (7%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Apparel (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (24%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (12%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)

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

Average climate in Eagle Lake, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Back to the top

Earthquake activity:

Eagle Lake-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Maine state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/14/2006 at 09:34:49, a magnitude 4.0 (3.5 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 14.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 10.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Aroostook County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Snows: 5, Floods: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Snows: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Eagle Lake topographic map

Birthplace of: John L. Martin - Politician.


Hospital/medical center in Eagle Lake:

  • MERCY HOME (Nursing Home, PO BOX 310)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Eagle Lake:

  • FOREST HILL MANOR (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; FORT KENT, ME)
  • NORTHERN MAINE MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Private, about 15 miles away; FORT KENT, ME)

Political contributions by individuals in Eagle Lake, ME

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Eagle Lake:

  • University of Maine (about 150 miles; Orono, ME; Full-time enrollment: 9,235)
  • Husson University (about 155 miles; Bangor, ME; FT enrollment: 2,107)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 181 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,074)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 249 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 2,993)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 249 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 5,629)
  • University of New England (about 264 miles; Biddeford, ME; FT enrollment: 3,850)
  • Plymouth State University (about 274 miles; Plymouth, NH; FT enrollment: 4,634)

Public elementary/middle school in Eagle Lake:

See full list of schools located in Eagle Lake


Click to draw/clear town borders

Notable locations in Eagle Lake: Wiles Camp (A), Eagle Lake Fire Department (B), Saint Marys Rectory (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Eagle Lake: Saint Marys Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Saint Marys Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Thibadeau Brook (A), Devoe Brook (B), Pond Brook (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Overlook Motel & Lakeside Cabins (3232 Aroostook Road).

 
Aroostook 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)
AQI  PM10 PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)


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

EAGLE LAKE WATER & SEWER DIST. (Population served: 756, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-06-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-04-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-06-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-04-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-06-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-25-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-06-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-25-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-06-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-25-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-06-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-25-2006)
  • 10 other older health violations
EAGLE LAKE INN (Population served: 395, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • 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)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-1998, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-30-1998), St Compliance achieved (MAY-16-2000)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-1998, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-30-1998), St Compliance achieved (MAY-16-2000)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 9 routine major monitoring violations
EAGLE LAKE SPORTING CAMP (Population served: 232, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2002, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-29-2002), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-29-2002), St Compliance achieved (DEC-10-2002), St Public Notif received (DEC-10-2002)
Past monitoring violations:
  • PN Violation for NPDWR Violation - Between APR-23-2002 and DEC-10-2002, Contaminant: Public Notice. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-10-2002)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
BIRCH HAVEN CAMPGROUND (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-1998, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-16-1998), St Compliance achieved (JUN-27-2000)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  58.5%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.9%
Whole state:  9.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

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

21.9%
Whole state:

10.9%

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

7.2%
Whole state:

4.1%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Eagle Lake, ME

People in group quarters in Eagle Lake in 2010:

  • 45 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 18 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 14 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Eagle Lake in 2000:

  • 44 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 32 people in nursing homes
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 2 people in other group homes

Eagle Lake compared to Maine state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


Back to the top

Banks with branches in Eagle Lake (2011 data):

  • Katahdin Trust Company: Eagle Lake Branch at 3440 Aroostook Road, branch established on 1975/09/17. Info updated 2007/04/25: Bank assets: $527.8 mil, Deposits: $425.6 mil, headquarters in Patten, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Katahdin Bankshares Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (76%)
  • No fuel used (13%)
  • Wood (7%)
  • Electricity (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Eagle Lake town (based on Aroostook County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 60.84%
Here60.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAUnited Methodist Church The Wesleyan ChurchAssemblies of God
Adherents70.7%8.7%5.8%5.6%1.6%
Congregations25.5%15.1%11.3%5.7%5.7%
NameUnited Church of ChristEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaLDS (Mormon) ChurchEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents1.6%1.3%1.1%1.0%2.6%
Congregations9.4%2.8%3.8%5.7%15.1%
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: 29
This county:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Aroostook County:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Aroostook County:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 56
This county:

7.78 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 66
Aroostook County:

9.17 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

11.02 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

11.7%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.6%
Maine:

25.0%

3.86% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,356 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.86%
Maine average:

6.39%

0.17% of residents moved from foreign countries ($994 average AGI)
Aroostook County:

0.17%
Maine average:

0.12%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Penobscot County, ME  0.52% ($28,453 average AGI)
from Cumberland County, ME  0.24% ($31,516)
from York County, ME  0.14% ($25,514)


4.01% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,517 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.01%
Maine average:

6.44%

0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($774 average AGI)
Aroostook County:

0.12%
Maine average:

0.07%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Penobscot County, ME  0.74% ($26,056 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, ME  0.43% ($34,982)
to York County, ME  0.14% ($26,158)

Strongest AM radio stations in Eagle Lake:

  • WFST (600 AM; 5 kW; CARIBOU, ME; Owner: NORTHERN BROADCAST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WEGP (1390 AM; 5 kW; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: DECELLES/SMITH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WREM (710 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MONTICELLO, ME; Owner: ALLAN H WEINER)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Eagle Lake:

  • WBPW (96.9 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMEF (106.5 FM; FORT KENT, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP)
  • WCXX (102.3 FM; MADAWASKA, ME; Owner: THE CANXUS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Eagle Lake fatal accident list:

Nov 15, 1987 04:15 PM, 22046391, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 12, 1983 05:30 PM, 21846938, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 6 meters (20ft)
Total average daily traffic: 1,332
Total average daily truck traffic: 106
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 1,998


FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • TOP OF EAGLE LAKE HI, Eagle Lake Sewer Plant (Lat: 47.037806 Lon: -68.571722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 31 m, Call Sign: WPBZ686
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.190 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/18/2003, Expiration Date: 04/07/2013
    Registrant: Aroostook Technologies, Inc, 4 Airport Dr., Presque Isle, ME 04769, Phone: (207) 762-9321, Fax: (207) 764-1463, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: W4VR, Licensee ID: L00136016
    Grant Date: 04/26/2006, Expiration Date: 06/07/2016
    Registrant: Ronald J Grandmaison, 1913 Sly Brook Road, Eagle Lake, ME 04739
  • Call Sign: KB1ROR, Licensee ID: L01451556
    Grant Date: 12/11/2008, Expiration Date: 12/11/2018, Certifier: Raymond T Albert
    Registrant: Raymond T Albert, Eagle Lake, ME 04739
  • Call Sign: KB1ZPP, Licensee ID: L01777180
    Grant Date: 03/28/2013, Expiration Date: 03/28/2023, Certifier: Travis P Devoe
    Registrant: Travis P Devoe, Eagle Lake, ME 04739

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: AVIAT AIRCRAFT INC A-1B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 153EL , Serial Number: 2290
    Registrant (Corporation): Old Mill Marina Inc, 23 Furlong Rd, Eagle Lake, ME 04739


Cost of Living Calculator

Back to Eagle Lake, ME housing info, Aroostook County, Maine, ME smaller cities, ME small cities, All Cities.

 

Back to the top




Recent home sales and price trends information powered by Onboard Informatics
© 2013 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
 
City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Website © 2003-2014 Advameg, Inc.