For population 25 years and over in East Machias:
For population 15 years and over in East Machias town:
24 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (161.3 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (250.5 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (433.9 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Machias, ME (2.1 miles ), Marshfield, ME (2.3 miles ), Whiting, ME (2.6 miles ), Whitneyville, ME (2.6 miles ), Machiasport, ME (2.7 miles ), Cutler, ME (3.2 miles ), Roque Bluffs, ME (3.2 miles ), Northfield, ME (3.4 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.76 N, Longitude: 67.40 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 207
Work and jobs in East Machias: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in East Machias, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:East Machias-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Maine state average. It is 82% 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 46.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/2005 at 03:08:57, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 4.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 20.0 miles away from East Machias 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 54.0 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 55.1 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 48.3 miles away from East Machias center
On 9/16/1994 at 07:40:11, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 54.0 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: Alfred E. Stone - Architect.
Hospitals/medical centers near East Machias:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to East Machias:
Private high school in East Machias:
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Public elementary/middle schools in East Machias:
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 29.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in East Machias and their reported violations in the past:WASHINGTON ACADEMY #1 (Population served: 351, Groundwater):
Past health violations:WASHINGTON ACADEMY #2 (Population served: 351, Groundwater):
Past health violations:RIVERS EDGE CAMPGROUND (Population served: 65, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in East Machias 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:
East Machias compared to Maine state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for East Machias town (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 East Machias:
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TV broadcast stations around East Machias:
East Machias fatal accident list:
May 27, 1997 06:33 PM, 1, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
Feb 10, 1996 06:10 PM, 191, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 2
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 38 meters (125ft)
Total costs: $1,936,000
Total average daily traffic: 7,772
Total average daily truck traffic: 581
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 11,382
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in East Machias)
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.