Hallowell, Maine

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Population in 2017: 2,365 (61% urban, 39% rural).
Population change since 2000: -4.1%
 
Males: 1,059  (44.8%)
Females: 1,306  (55.2%)
Median resident age:

44.9 years
Maine median age:

44.6 years

Zip codes: 04347.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $57,678 (it was $36,058 in 2000)
Hallowell:

$57,678
ME:

$56,277

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $33,405 (it was $20,457 in 2000)

Hallowell city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $208,916 (it was $96,500 in 2000)
Hallowell:

$208,916
ME:

$191,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $243,033; detached houses: $249,012; townhouses or other attached units: $328,136; in 2-unit structures: $471,845; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $133,256; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $140,440

Median gross rent in 2017: $854.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hallowell: 92.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 11.9%
(11.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Hallowell, ME (2010)
    • 2,25394.6%White alone
    • 381.6%Two or more races
    • 351.5%Asian alone
    • 271.1%Hispanic
    • 150.6%Black alone
    • 130.5%American Indian alone

Races in Hallowell detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Crime rates in Hallowell by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(41.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.1)
1
(42.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(81.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(39.5)
1
(39.4)
1
(39.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(127.0)
2
(85.7)
1
(43.1)
1
(43.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
4
(158.0)
9
(355.0)
22
(872.7)
14
(571.2)
20
(821.7)
13
(534.1)
17
(714.0)
16
(672.6)
10
(423.4)
4
(171.3)
5
(215.7)
2
(86.8)
4
(172.6)
1
(42.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
61
(2,409)
56
(2,209)
33
(1,309)
94
(3,835)
31
(1,274)
51
(2,095)
64
(2,688)
72
(3,026)
48
(2,032)
39
(1,670)
30
(1,294)
18
(781.6)
23
(992.2)
13
(550.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(197.5)
5
(197.2)
0
(0.0)
3
(122.4)
1
(41.1)
2
(82.2)
1
(42.0)
3
(126.1)
2
(84.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.1)
3
(130.3)
2
(86.3)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(41.1)
1
(41.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)131.1136.9121.4227.7111.8209.9173.5178.2177.0108.878.956.493.267.3

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City-data.com crime index in Hallowell, ME

Crime rate in Hallowell detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.12
Maine average:

1.69
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Ancestries: English (28.1%), French (11.0%), Irish (9.3%), American (7.0%), German (6.8%), Scottish (4.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 04/26/1771

Elevation: 56 feet

Land area: 5.87 square miles.

Population density: 403 people per square mile   (low).

Hallowell, Maine map

76 residents are foreign born (0.6% Asia, 0.6% North America, 0.6% Europe).

This city:

3.1%
Maine:

3.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,005 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,461 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (49.0 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (150.7 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (315.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Farmingdale, ME (1.6 miles ),
Augusta, ME (1.7 miles ),
Randolph, ME (2.0 miles ),
Manchester, ME (2.1 miles ),
Chelsea, ME (2.2 miles ),
Gardiner, ME (2.4 miles ),
West Gardiner, ME (2.5 miles ),
Pittston, ME (2.8 miles )

Latitude: 44.29 N, Longitude: 69.80 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 207

Distribution of median household income in Hallowell, ME in 2017
Distribution of house value in Hallowell, ME in 2017
Hallowell satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $142,700
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $110,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $101,000
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $88,300
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $78,700
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $80,300
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $80,200
  • 2005: 8 buildings, average cost: $80,200
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $80,200
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $80,200
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $80,200
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $80,200
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $162,100
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $229,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $181,800
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $181,800
  • 2014: 8 buildings, average cost: $211,100
  • 2015: 8 buildings, average cost: $211,100
  • 2016: 9 buildings, average cost: $211,100
  • 2017: 10 buildings, average cost: $211,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Hallowell, ME residents
Average permit cost in Hallowell, ME
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.0%
Maine:

3.8%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Hallowell, ME
Historical housing units in Hallowell, ME
Most common industries in Hallowell, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (16.0%)
  • Health care (14.2%)
  • Educational services (9.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.7%)
  • Construction (4.0%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (3.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (16.1%)
  • Health care (9.7%)
  • Construction (8.0%)
  • Educational services (6.5%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (5.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.0%)
  • Public administration (15.9%)
  • Educational services (11.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.6%)
  • Social assistance (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Hallowell, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.8%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.9%)
  • Registered nurses (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.3%)
  • Computer specialists (5.8%)
  • Top executives (5.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Lawyers (3.5%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (3.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (6.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.3%)
  • Registered nurses (5.9%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.3%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3.4%)

Average climate in Hallowell, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Hallowell, Maine average temperatures Hallowell, Maine average precipitation Hallowell, Maine humidity Hallowell, Maine wind speed Hallowell, Maine snowfall Hallowell, Maine sunshine Hallowell, Maine clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 51.1. This is significantly better than average.

City:

51.1
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 3.28. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.28
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.402. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.402
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.18. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.18
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Hallowell-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 194.2 miles away from Hallowell center
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 105.0 miles away from Hallowell center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 226.8 miles away from Hallowell 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 81.9 miles away from Hallowell 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 19.2 miles away from Hallowell 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 77.3 miles away from Hallowell center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Kennebec County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Snows: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hallowell topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Hallowell:

  • SUPPORTIVE LIVING SYSTEMS INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; AUGUSTA, ME)
  • MAINE GENERAL REHAB AND NURSING AT GLENRIDGE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; AUGUSTA, ME)
  • RIVERVIEW PSYCHIATRIC CENTER (Hospital, about 3 miles away; AUGUSTA, ME)
  • KENNEBEC VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 3 miles away; AUGUSTA, ME)
  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHAB-AUGUSTA (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; AUGUSTA, ME)
  • MAINE VETERANS HOME - AUGUSTA (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; AUGUSTA, ME)
  • MERRILL MEMORIAL MANOR (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; GARDINER, ME)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hallowell:

  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 4 miles; Augusta, ME; Full-time enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 32 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 47 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 50 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 50 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)
  • Husson University (about 63 miles; Bangor, ME; FT enrollment: 2,421)
  • University of New England (about 65 miles; Biddeford, ME; FT enrollment: 4,539)

Public elementary/middle school in Hallowell:

See full list of schools located in Hallowell

Library in Hallowell:

  • HUBBARD FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $103,199; Location: 115 SECOND STREET; 22,886 books; 900 audio materials; 1,803 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 51 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Hallowell: Tri-City Fish and Game Club (A), Hallowell Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Hallowell Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Cascade Pond (A), Vaughn Pond (B), Hallowell Recreation Pond (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Vaughn Brook (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Charlie Waitt - Baseball player, Thomas Hamlin Hubbard - Union army colonel, George Evans (American politician) - Politician, Jacob Abbott - Children's books writer, Reuel Williams - Politician.

Kennebec County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Hallowell and their reported violations in the past:

MAPLE HILL FARM INN (Population served: 226, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-27-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-27-2005), St Public Notif received (2 times from JUL-13-2005 to JUL-13-2005), St Compliance achieved (APR-17-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-05-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-05-2005), St Public Notif received (2 times from JUL-13-2005 to JUL-13-2005), St Compliance achieved (APR-17-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In APR-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-12-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-12-2005), St Public Notif received (2 times from JUL-13-2005 to JUL-13-2005), St Compliance achieved (APR-17-2007)
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
DRESDEN ELEM SCHOOL (Population served: 157, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-11-2003, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-21-2005), St Public Notif requested (NOV-21-2005), St Public Notif received (FEB-17-2006), St Compliance achieved (FEB-17-2006)
TWIN PONDS LODGE (Population served: 95, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-21-2013), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-21-2013), St Compliance achieved (DEC-22-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-23-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-04-2013), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-04-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-22-2013), St Compliance achieved (DEC-22-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-09-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-09-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-19-2011), St Public Notif received (DEC-15-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-06-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-06-2011), St Public Notif received (JUN-27-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-12-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Hallowell that have no violations reported:

  • HALLOWELL WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 2,060, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

1.9 people
Maine:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

46.6%
Whole state:

62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.5%
Whole state:

9.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households

People in group quarters in Hallowell in 2010:

  • 68 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 48 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 14 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities

People in group quarters in Hallowell in 2000:

  • 50 people in state prisons
  • 37 people in nursing homes
  • 12 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 5 people in unknown juvenile institutions

Banks with branches in Hallowell (2011 data):

  • Kennebec Savings Bank: Granite Hill Estates Branch at Granite Hill Estates, 60 Balsam Drive, branch established on 2000/09/19. Info updated 2008/07/30: Bank assets: $795.4 mil, Deposits: $526.1 mil, headquarters in Augusta, ME, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 5 total offices
  • The Bank of Maine: 143 Water Street Branch at 14 Winthrop Street, branch established on 1889/01/01. Info updated 2011/10/17: Bank assets: $783.5 mil, Deposits: $655.7 mil, headquarters in Portland, ME, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 33 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Hallowell:

Marital status in Hallowell, ME
  • Never married: 32.2%
  • Now married: 44.0%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 14.1%

For population 25 years and over in Hallowell:

  • High school or higher: 95.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 45.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 20.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Maine average:

10.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Hallowell
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hallowell, ME (based on Kennebec County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic21,75811
Mainline Protestant8,99960
Evangelical Protestant5,82956
Other2,46617
None83,099-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 24
Kennebec County:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Kennebec County:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Kennebec County:

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 77
Kennebec County:

6.38 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 105
This county:

8.70 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

11.02 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.6%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.2%
State:

25.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Hallowell:

49.0%
Maine:

51.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

50.2%
Maine:

49.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
Maine:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Hallowell:

14.2%
Maine:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.5%
Maine:

9.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hallowell:

7.0
Maine:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

31.6%
Maine:

34.9%

General health condition:
This city:

57.4%
State:

58.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Hallowell:

83.6%
State:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hallowell, ME Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 5$17,582$42,1979$6,318
Other Government Administration 4$14,187$42,56110$15,546
Streets and Highways 4$16,769$50,3071$1,221
Financial Administration 1$3,790$45,4800$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 14$52,328$44,85320$23,085

Hallowell government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $149,000 ($63.00)
    General Public Buildings: $20,000 ($8.46)
    Sewerage: $15,000 ($6.34)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $352,000 ($148.84)
    Regular Highways: $349,000 ($147.57)
    Police Protection: $275,000 ($116.28)
    Central Staff Services: $214,000 ($90.49)
    Financial Administration: $81,000 ($34.25)
    Local Fire Protection: $71,000 ($30.02)
    Solid Waste Management: $46,000 ($19.45)
    Parks and Recreation: $31,000 ($13.11)
    Libraries: $27,000 ($11.42)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $26,000 ($10.99)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $26,000 ($10.99)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $22,000 ($9.30)
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $11,000 ($4.65)
    Natural Resources - Other: $6,000 ($2.54)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $70,000 ($29.60)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $26,000 ($10.99)
    Other - Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($1.27)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $25,000 ($10.57)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($2.11)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($0.85)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $888,000 ($375.48)

Hallowell government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $45,000 ($19.03)
    Solid Waste Management: $24,000 ($10.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $17,000 ($7.19)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $4,000 ($1.69)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($0.85)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $282,000 ($119.24)
    Highways: $39,000 ($16.49)
    Other: $12,000 ($5.07)
    Public Welfare: $4,000 ($1.69)
  • Tax - Property: $1,698,000 ($717.97)

Hallowell government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,174,000 ($919.24)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,580,000 ($668.08)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $594,000 ($251.16)

Hallowell government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,606,000 ($679.07)

5.51% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($44,517 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.51%
Maine average:

5.91%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Somerset County, ME  0.72% ($35,189 average AGI)
from Androscoggin County, ME  0.60% ($41,631)
from Cumberland County, ME  0.53% ($42,981)


5.59% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,228 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.59%
Maine average:

5.73%

0.27% of residents moved to foreign countries ($3,664 average AGI)
Kennebec County:

0.27%
Maine average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Somerset County, ME  0.71% ($35,563 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, ME  0.53% ($47,178)
to Androscoggin County, ME  0.49% ($36,402)

Businesses in Hallowell, ME

  • Dairy Queen: 1
  • Ford: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Hallowell:

  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEZW (1400 AM; 1 kW; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMDR (1340 AM; 1 kW; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: LIGHT OF LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLAM (1470 AM; 5 kW; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WMTW (870 AM; 10 kW; GORHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WGAN (560 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZON (620 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hallowell:

  • WABK-FM (104.3 FM; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKCG (101.3 FM; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMME-FM (92.3 FM; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCYI (93.9 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWWA (95.3 FM; WINSLOW, ME; Owner: LIGHT OF LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBCI (105.9 FM; BATH, ME; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMEP (90.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQSS (102.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTOS-FM (105.1 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBLM (102.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMEA (90.1 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLOB-FM (96.3 FM; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WTHT (107.5 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WTBM (100.7 FM; MEXICO, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWBX (97.1 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMEW (91.3 FM; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHQO (107.9 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INC.)
  • WCME (96.7 FM; BOOTHBAY HARBOR, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Hallowell:

  • WPFO (Channel 23; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: CMCG PORTLAND LICENSE LLC)
  • WCBB (Channel 10; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WGME-TV (Channel 13; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: WGME LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WMTW-TV (Channel 8; POLAND SPRING, ME; Owner: WMTW BROADCAST GROUP, LLC)
  • WFYW-LP (Channel 69; FAIRFIELD/WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • DW23AB (Channel 23; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: RUSSELL COMMUNICATIONS)
Hallowell fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Hallowell fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 138ft / 41.5mTotal length
  • $1,369,999,000Total costs
  • 105,386Total average daily traffic
  • 7,924Total average daily truck traffic
  • 84,100Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Hallowell, ME - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 21930-1939
  • 51950-1959
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Hallowell, ME

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Hallowell)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Hallowell, ME)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • WABK-FM Transmitter, Outer Winthrop St (Lat: 44.310000 Lon: -69.830278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54 m, Overall height: 55 m, Call Sign: WPB73,
    Assigned Frequencies: 949.500 MHz, Grant Date: 10/22/1997, Expiration Date: 04/01/2022, Registrant: Blueberry Broadcasting, LLC, P.O. Box 2600, Kennebunkport, ME 04046, Phone: (918) 664-4581, Fax: (918) 664-3066, Email:
  • Granite Hill, ME, Beacon Road (Lat: 44.308306 Lon: -69.832944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.8 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WQJN756,
    Assigned Frequencies: 958.350 MHz, 957.550 MHz, Grant Date: 11/09/2018, Expiration Date: 11/12/2028, Certifier: Ralph St. Pierre, Registrant: City Of Augusta Maine, 16 Cony St, Augusta, ME 04330, Phone: (207) 626-2345, Fax: (207) 620-8174, Email:
  • GRANITE, Beacon Road (Lat: 44.308306 Lon: -69.832944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.8 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WQNM776,
    Assigned Frequencies: 933.775 MHz, 933.975 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 11215.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz, 11621.2 MHz, Grant Date: 03/25/2011, Expiration Date: 03/25/2021, Certifier: David E Mars, Registrant: State Of Maine, O.I.T., Radio Operations Mscn, 66 Industrial Drive, Augusta, ME 04333-0147, Phone: (207) 624-9990, Email:
  • Granite Hill, Beacon Road (Lat: 44.308306 Lon: -69.832944), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 54.8 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WRCI702,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/12/2018, Expiration Date: 10/12/2028, Certifier: Ralph St. Pierre, Registrant: Intelpath, Hinsdale, IL 60522, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

3
  • Wabk Tower (Lat: 44.310056 Lon: -69.830306), Call Sign: KNKK601,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.600 MHz, Grant Date: 04/23/2019, Expiration Date: 04/01/2029, Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 1800 M Street, Nw, Suite 800n, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:
  • Sw Side Of Outer Winthrop (Lat: 44.310056 Lon: -69.830306), Overall height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQZD507,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.937 MHz, Grant Date: 04/23/2019, Expiration Date: 04/01/2029, Certifier: J. Roy Pottle, Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 1800 M Street, Nw, Suite 800n, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:
  • Sw Side Of Outer Winthrop (Lat: 44.310056 Lon: -69.830306), Overall height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: KNKP759,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.437 MHz, Grant Date: 05/09/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Cancellation Date: 05/18/2019, Certifier: Andrew Fitton, Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8663, Fax: (703) 584-8695, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hallowell)

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 6. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 27 took place in 2018, and the least - 0 in 2011. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Hallowell, ME When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (69.9%), and Outside Fires (20.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Hallowell, ME
    • 7269.9%Structure Fires
    • 2120.4%Outside Fires
    • 87.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 21.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hallowell, ME
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hallowell, ME
  • 72.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 12.5%Wood
  • 8.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.5%Utility gas
  • 1.5%Other fuel
  • 1.2%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hallowell, ME
  • 63.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 21.3%Utility gas
  • 10.1%Electricity
  • 3.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Wood


Hallowell compared to Maine state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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