For population 25 years and over in Gray:
For population 15 years and over in Gray town:
108 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (15.6 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (114.1 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (285.5 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: North Windham, ME (2.3 miles ), Windham, ME (2.4 miles ), North Yarmouth, ME (2.4 miles ), New Gloucester, ME (2.5 miles ), Raymond, ME (2.5 miles ), Cumberland Center, ME (2.8 miles ), Frye Island, ME (3.0 miles) , Pownal, ME (3.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.88 N, Longitude: 70.36 W
Area code: 207
Work and jobs in Gray: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Gray, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Gray-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Maine state average. It is 68% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/8/1996, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 28.8 miles away from the Gray town center caused $10,000 in damages.
On 7/31/1971, a category F2 tornado 35.0 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Gray-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 75% 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 67.6 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 53.8 miles away from Gray center
On 2/26/1999 at 03:38:43, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 2.0 mi) earthquake occurred 58.5 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 82.4 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 47.8 miles away from Gray 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 31.0 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: Cuke Barrows - Baseball player, Samuel Mayall - Politician.
Hospitals/medical centers near Gray:
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Amtrak station near Gray:
Local government website: www.graymaine.org
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Public high school in Gray:
Private high school in Gray:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Gray:
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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 15.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.74. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.2 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 24.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.9 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.258. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Gray and their reported violations in the past:JULIENS RESTAURANT (Population served: 1000, Groundwater):
Past health violations:FRATERNAL ORDER OF EAGLES 4131 (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:BUSY BEE COFFEE SHOP/CABINS (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:MSAD 15 MEMORIAL SCHOOL (Population served: 248, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Gray that have no violations reported:
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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:
29 people in nursing homes in 2000
6 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Gray compared to Maine state average:
Banks with branches in Gray (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Gray town (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:
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See more detailed statistics of Gray fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 25See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Gray, ME
Total length: 113 meters (371ft)
Total costs: $7,337,000
Total average daily traffic: 183,694
Total average daily truck traffic: 18,930
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Gray)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:61 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Gray, ME)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Gray)
FAA Registered Aircraft:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 23 patent applications in 2008-2014.