For population 25 years and over in Grand Isle:
For population 15 years and over in Grand Isle town:
64 residents are foreign born (10.6% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (271.2 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (372.9 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (528.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Madawaska, ME (2.9 miles ), St. Agatha, ME (3.2 miles ), Madawaska, ME (3.2 miles ), Van Buren, ME (3.3 miles ), Frenchville, ME (3.5 miles ), Stockholm, ME (4.0 miles ), Hamlin, ME (4.3 miles ).
Latitude: 47.29 N, Longitude: 68.13 W
Area code: 207
Work and jobs in Grand Isle: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Grand Isle, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Grand Isle-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Maine state average. It is 97% 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 36.1 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).
Hospitals/medical centers near Grand Isle:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Grand Isle:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 18.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Grand Isle that have no violations reported:
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
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:
Grand Isle compared to Maine state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Grand Isle (based on Aroostook County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 60.84%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 29
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 56
Number of full-service restaurants: 66
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
3.86% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,356 average adjusted gross income)
0.17% of residents moved from foreign countries ($994 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.01% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,517 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($774 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Grand Isle:
Strongest FM radio stations in Grand Isle:
TV broadcast stations around Grand Isle:
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.