For population 25 years and over in Falmouth:
For population 15 years and over in Falmouth town:
231 residents are foreign born (0.7% Europe, 0.7% Asia, 0.7% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (5.0 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (106.5 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (272.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Falmouth Foreside, ME (1.5 miles ), Cumberland, ME (1.9 miles ), Cumberland Center, ME (2.0 miles ), Portland, ME (2.2 miles ), Yarmouth, ME (2.3 miles ), Westbrook, ME (2.5 miles ), Long Island, ME (2.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.74 N, Longitude: 70.26 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 207
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Falmouth detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 25 (18 officers).
Work and jobs in Falmouth: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Falmouth, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Falmouth-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Maine state average. It is 68% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/10/1966, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 33.6 miles away from the Falmouth town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 7/8/1996, a category F2 tornado 34.3 miles away from the town center caused $10,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Falmouth-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 77% 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 69.1 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 62.5 miles away from Falmouth center
On 2/26/1999 at 03:38:43, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 2.0 mi) earthquake occurred 63.2 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 90.7 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) earthquake occurred 58.3 miles away from Falmouth 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 39.9 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 Cumberland County (29) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 10
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 11, Snows: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rains: 3, Winds: 3, Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Blizzard: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Mudslide: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Mary Cunningham Agee - Business executive, William Cranch Bond - Astronomer, Darren Mastropaolo - College basketball player (Bucknell Bison).
Airports and heliports located in Falmouth:
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Amtrak stations near Falmouth:
Local government website: www.town.falmouth.me.us
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Falmouth:
Public high school in Falmouth:
Public elementary/middle schools in Falmouth:
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Private elementary/middle schools in Falmouth:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.92. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 22.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.10. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 23.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.258. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Falmouth and their reported violations in the past:WINSOR GREEN ON BRANDY POND (Population served: 95, Groundwater):
Past health violations:HARBORVIEW I & II (Population served: 51, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Falmouth that have no violations reported:
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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 Falmouth in 2000:
Falmouth compared to Maine state average:
Banks with branches in Falmouth (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Falmouth (based on Cumberland County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 40.40%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 72
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 67
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 105
Number of full-service restaurants: 330
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
7.13% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($43,342 average adjusted gross income)
0.15% of residents moved from foreign countries ($412 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.21% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($43,140 average adjusted gross income)
0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($478 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Falmouth:
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See more detailed statistics of Falmouth fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 53See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Falmouth, ME
Total length: 306 meters (1,004ft)
Total costs: $26,079,000
Total average daily traffic: 473,865
Total average daily truck traffic: 43,463
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 49 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Falmouth)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Falmouth, ME)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Falmouth)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Falmouth)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 109 patent applications in 2008-2014.