For population 25 years and over in Fayette:
For population 15 years and over in Fayette town:
12 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (53.9 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (154.6 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (323.8 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Wayne, ME (2.4 miles ), Mount Vernon, ME (2.4 miles ), Livermore Falls, ME (2.6 miles ), Readfield, ME (2.6 miles ), Chisholm, ME (2.7 miles ), Vienna, ME (2.8 miles ), Livermore, ME (2.8 miles ), Chesterville, ME (2.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.43 N, Longitude: 70.06 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 207
Work and jobs in Fayette: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Fayette, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Fayette-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 4.7 miles away from the Fayette town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 7/31/1971, a category F2 tornado 6.7 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Fayette-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 76% 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 99.9 miles away from the city 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) earthquake occurred 95.1 miles away from Fayette 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 27.1 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 20.9 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 66.0 miles away from Fayette 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 9.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Kennebec County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Snows: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Floods: 2, Snows: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Fayette:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fayette:
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Public elementary/middle school in Fayette:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.15. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Fayette and their reported violations in the past:FAYETTE CENTRAL SCHOOL (Population served: 96, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:FAYETTE FAMILY CAMPGROUND (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Fayette 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:
Fayette compared to Maine state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2008 Presidential Elections Results
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Religion statistics for Fayette town (based on Kennebec County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 36.24%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 24
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 77
Number of full-service restaurants: 105
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
5.99% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,721 average adjusted gross income)
0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($253 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.01% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,476 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($211 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total costs: $140,000
Total average daily traffic: 2,080
Total average daily truck traffic: 166
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 2,912
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2014.