Hermon, Maine

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Population in 2010: 5,416.
Population change since 2000: +22.1%
Males: 2,668  (49.3%)
Females: 2,748  (50.7%)
Median resident age:

40.4 years
Maine median age:

43.0 years

Zip codes: 04401.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $69,346 (it was $47,206 in 2000)
Hermon:

$69,346
ME:

$56,277

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $30,355 (it was $19,714 in 2000)

Hermon town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $167,998 (it was $95,400 in 2000)
Hermon:

$167,998
ME:

$191,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $160,246; detached houses: $176,830; townhouses or other attached units: $158,050; in 2-unit structures: $148,031; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $170,317; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $210,633; mobile homes: $58,812; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $11,169
March 2019 cost of living index in Hermon: 91.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Hermon, ME (2010)
    • 5,24796.9%White alone
    • 531.0%Hispanic
    • 500.9%Two or more races
    • 220.4%Black alone
    • 190.4%American Indian alone
    • 220.4%Asian alone
    • 20.04%Other race alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Maine and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Hermon, Maine as of September 20, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hermon is 774 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: United States (16.3%), English (14.0%), Irish (13.7%), French (11.6%), German (5.5%), French Canadian (5.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 06/13/1814

Elevation: 178 feet

Land area: 35.9 square miles.

Population density: 151 people per square mile   (very low).

Hermon, Maine map

53 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.2%
Maine:

2.9%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Hermon town:

1.3% ($1,213)
Maine:

1.5% ($1,417)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (103.5 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (203.3 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (371.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Hampden, ME (2.3 miles ),
Carmel, ME (2.5 miles ),
Bangor, ME (2.5 miles ),
Levant, ME (2.5 miles ),
Newburgh, ME (2.7 miles ),
Brewer, ME (2.8 miles ),
Orrington, ME (2.9 miles ),
Kenduskeag, ME (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 44.80 N, Longitude: 68.91 W

Area code: 207

Distribution of median household income in Hermon, ME in 2017
Hermon satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 22 buildings, average cost: $94,000
  • 1998: 41 buildings, average cost: $87,000
  • 1999: 43 buildings, average cost: $114,500
  • 2000: 36 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2001: 40 buildings, average cost: $93,000
  • 2002: 52 buildings, average cost: $112,700
  • 2003: 54 buildings, average cost: $123,400
  • 2004: 57 buildings, average cost: $147,700
  • 2005: 112 buildings, average cost: $146,800
  • 2006: 46 buildings, average cost: $174,600
  • 2007: 34 buildings, average cost: $186,000
  • 2008: 18 buildings, average cost: $172,000
  • 2009: 37 buildings, average cost: $151,700
  • 2010: 34 buildings, average cost: $169,400
  • 2011: 46 buildings, average cost: $189,100
  • 2012: 31 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2013: 36 buildings, average cost: $202,800
  • 2014: 38 buildings, average cost: $220,800
  • 2015: 38 buildings, average cost: $232,200
  • 2016: 33 buildings, average cost: $256,000
  • 2017: 35 buildings, average cost: $229,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Hermon, ME residents
Average permit cost in Hermon, ME
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
Maine:

3.8%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Hermon, ME
Historical housing units in Hermon, ME
Most common industries in Hermon, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.3%)
  • Educational services (6.9%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
  • Social assistance (3.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.2%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (8.4%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.8%)
  • Health care (5.2%)
  • Educational services (4.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.5%)
  • Truck transportation (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (21.6%)
  • Educational services (9.3%)
  • Social assistance (7.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.1%)
Most common occupations in Hermon, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.1%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (5.1%)
  • Registered nurses (4.4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.1%)
  • Child care workers (3.9%)

Average climate in Hermon, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 59.4. This is better than average.

City:

59.4
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 32.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.27. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.27
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Hermon-area historical earthquake activity is near Maine state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 49.2 miles away from the city center
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 237.5 miles away from Hermon center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 274.8 miles away from Hermon center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 160.9 miles away from the city 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 37.3 miles away from Hermon center
On 9/16/1994 at 04:22:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 48.5 miles away from the city 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 Penobscot County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Snows: 5, Heavy Rains: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hermon topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Hermon:

  • BANGOR AREA VISITING NURSES (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; BANGOR, ME)
  • HOSPICE OF EASTERN MAINE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; BANGOR, ME)
  • BANGOR NURSING AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BANGOR, ME)
  • KINDRED NURSING AND REHABILITATION-WESTGATE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BANGOR, ME)
  • ST JOSEPH HOSPICE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; BANGOR, ME)
  • ST JOSEPH HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; BANGOR, ME)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF BANGOR (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; BANGOR, ME)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hermon:

  • Husson University (about 7 miles; Bangor, ME; Full-time enrollment: 2,421)
  • University of Maine (about 14 miles; Orono, ME; FT enrollment: 8,931)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 55 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 62 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 103 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 104 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 104 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)

Public high school in Hermon:

Public elementary/middle schools in Hermon:

Private elementary/middle school in Hermon:

  • NORTH STAR CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 7, Location: 42 ORION WAY, Grades: 1-5)
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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Hermon: Wheeler Stream Camping Area (A), Pleasant Hill Campground (B), Hermon Meadows Golf Club (C), Herman Meadows Golf and Ski Center (D), Freedom Industrial Park (E), Hermon Volunteer Rescue Ambulance (F), Hermon Fire Department (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Hermon: Hermon Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Hermon Pond Cemetery (1), Pleasant Hill Cemetery (2), Pine Tree Cemetery (3), Evergreen Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and swamps: Tracy Pond (A), George Pond (B), Hermon Pond (C), Pug Pond (D), Hermon Bog (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Wheeler Stream (A), Patten Stream (B), Black Stream (C), Pug Brook (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Hermon: Hermon Creative Playground (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Penobscot 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 Hermon and their reported violations in the past:

HERMON HIGH SCHOOL (Population served: 550, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-20-2007), St Public Notif requested (FEB-20-2007), St Public Notif received (FEB-28-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAY-11-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-11-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-02-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUL-07-2006)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
HERMON ELEM SCHOOL (Population served: 375, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-11-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-02-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUL-07-2006)
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
HERMON MIDDLE SCHOOL #2 (Population served: 327, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-01-2008), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-01-2008), St Public Notif received (FEB-17-2009), St Compliance achieved (APR-29-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-03-2008), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-03-2008), St Public Notif received (FEB-17-2009), St Compliance achieved (APR-29-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-22-2008), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-22-2008), St Compliance achieved (APR-29-2009), St Intentional no-action (SEP-15-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-08-2008), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-08-2008), St Public Notif received (JUN-10-2008), St Compliance achieved (APR-29-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-16-2007), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-16-2007), St Public Notif received (NOV-30-2007), St Compliance achieved (APR-29-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-11-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-02-2006), St Compliance achieved (OCT-02-2006)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
PLEASANT HILL CAMPGROUND (Population served: 263, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
HERMON FAMILY RESTAURANT (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-18-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-18-2005), St Compliance achieved (JAN-11-2008), St Intentional no-action (AUG-14-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-02-2005), St Compliance achieved (JAN-11-2008), St Intentional no-action (AUG-14-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 5 regular monitoring violations
HERMON MEADOWS GOLF COURSE (Population served: 160, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-14-2011), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-14-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-26-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAY-23-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
PUMPKIN PATCH RV RESORT (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-10-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-10-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-10-2010), St Public Notif received (MAY-17-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-20-2010), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-20-2010), St Public Notif received (MAY-26-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-10-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
HINGHAM HEIGHTS (Population served: 140, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-13-2013), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-13-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-25-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-20-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-20-2007), St Public Notif received (JAN-03-2008), St Compliance achieved (JAN-08-2008)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-11-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2006), St Public Notif received (JUL-05-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-23-2008)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.6 people
Maine:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

74.6%
Whole state:

62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

8.7%
Whole state:

9.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

6.6%
Whole state:

10.9%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.1%
Whole state:

4.1%
3 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
3 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with branches in Hermon (2011 data):

  • The Camden National Bank: Hermon Branch at 2530 Us Route 2, branch established on 1990/03/05. Info updated 2008/02/27: Bank assets: $2,266.8 mil, Deposits: $1,604.6 mil, headquarters in Camden, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 39 total offices, Holding Company: Camden National Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Hermon:

Marital status in Hermon, ME
  • Never married: 19.4%
  • Now married: 64.7%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

For population 25 years and over in Hermon:

  • High school or higher: 90.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Maine average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hermon, ME (based on Penobscot County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic16,58115
Mainline Protestant9,71559
Evangelical Protestant7,52380
Other2,93622
Orthodox3001
None116,868-
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: 34
Penobscot County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 38
Penobscot County:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 85
This county:

5.72 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 110
Penobscot County:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

11.02 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.0%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Penobscot County:

28.0%
Maine:

25.0%

4.70% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,368 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.70%
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 Hancock County, ME  0.46% ($39,233 average AGI)
from Somerset County, ME  0.31% ($32,551)
from Waldo County, ME  0.30% ($35,315)


5.36% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,844 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.36%
Maine average:

5.73%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cumberland County, ME  0.52% ($78,156 average AGI)
to Hancock County, ME  0.43% ($64,636)
to Waldo County, ME  0.35% ($39,428)
Businesses in Hermon, ME
NameCountNameCount
Dunkin Donuts1True Value1
Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1UPS1
Subway1

Strongest AM radio stations in Hermon:

  • WZON (620 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WABI (910 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WNZS (1340 AM; 1 kW; VEAZIE, ME; Owner: WATERFRONT COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WDEA (1370 AM; 5 kW; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMTW (870 AM; 10 kW; GORHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hermon:

  • WWBX (97.1 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKIT-FM (100.3 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WBFB (104.7 FM; BELFAST, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWMJ (95.7 FM; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMEH (90.9 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEZQ (92.9 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQCB (106.5 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVOM (103.9 FM; HOWLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHCF (88.5 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: BANGOR BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WBZN (107.3 FM; OLD TOWN, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFZX (101.7 FM; SEARSPORT, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGUY (102.1 FM; DEXTER, ME; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WERU-FM (89.9 FM; BLUE HILL, ME; Owner: SALT POND COMMUNITY B/C COMPANY)
  • WMEP (90.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQSS (102.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W275AE (102.9 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: SALT POND COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHSN (89.3 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: HUSSON COLLEGE)
  • WNSX (97.7 FM; WINTER HARBOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJCX (99.5 FM; PITTSFIELD, ME; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WMEB-FM (91.9 FM; ORONO, ME; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MAINE SYSTEM)

TV broadcast stations around Hermon:

  • WABI-TV (Channel 5; BANGOR, ME; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING SERVICE)
  • W36CK (Channel 36; BANGOR, ME; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WCKD-LP (Channel 30; BANGOR/DEDHAM, ME; Owner: J. MCLEOD, ME FAMILY B/CING., INC.)
  • WBGR-LP (Channel 33; BANGOR/DEDHAM, ME; Owner: MAINE FAMILY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLBZ (Channel 2; BANGOR, ME; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMEB-TV (Channel 12; ORONO, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W66CL (Channel 66; BANGOR, ME; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WBAN-LP (Channel 9; BANGOR, ME; Owner: BANGOR MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
Hermon fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Hermon fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 52ft / 15.7mTotal length
  • 3,570Total average daily traffic
  • 177Total average daily truck traffic
  • 5,561Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Hermon)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Snows Corner (Lat: 44.826194 Lon: -68.892250), Call Sign: KCH351, Licensee ID: L00118382,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.820 MHz, Grant Date: 07/10/1997, Expiration Date: 09/16/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/12/2003, Registrant: Hermon, Town Of, Rr 3 Box 1206, Bangor, ME 04401, Phone: (207) 848-3485
  • Odlin Rd (Lat: 44.782028 Lon: -68.845306), Structure height: 17 m, Call Sign: WBE576,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.750 MHz, Grant Date: 10/26/2012, Expiration Date: 09/09/2022, Registrant: Atlantic Communications, Inc., 40 Freedom Parkway, Hermon, Me 04401, Bangor, ME 04402-0596, Phone: (207) 848-7590, Fax: (207) 974-3151, Email:
  • Northern Maine Jct Park Rr 2 (Lat: 44.790083 Lon: -68.531694), Call Sign: KNFU383, Licensee ID: L00352384,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.875 MHz, Grant Date: 08/10/2002, Expiration Date: 08/05/2012, Cancellation Date: 10/06/2012, Registrant: Bangor And Aroostook Railroad Co, Northern Maine Jct Park Rr 2, Bangor, ME 04401
  • L6 Mobiles, Lat: 44.791500 Lon: -68.859472, Call Sign: WQUC726,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.260 MHz, 161.550 MHz, 161.370 MHz, 160.560 MHz, 160.260 MHz, 161.550 MHz, 161.370 MHz, 160.560 MHz, 160.920 MHz, 160.920 MHz, Grant Date: 06/04/2014, Expiration Date: 06/04/2024, Certifier: Robert E Campbell, Registrant: Transportation Technology Center Inc., 55500 Dot Road, Pueblo, CO 81001, Phone: (719) 584-0514, Email:
  • Lat: 44.801667 Lon: -68.911389, Call Sign: WQYL273,
    Assigned Frequencies: 4940.00 MHz, Grant Date: 10/28/2016, Expiration Date: 10/28/2026, Certifier: Joshua A Burgess, Registrant: Town Of Hermon, Maine, 333 Billings Road, Hermon, ME 04402, Phone: (207) 848-1010, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • STATION, Northern Maine Jct Pk Rt 2 (Lat: 44.790056 Lon: -68.859472), Overall height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WNTE232,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2183.20 MHz, Grant Date: 11/06/1998, Expiration Date: 01/31/2009, Cancellation Date: 04/04/2009, Phone: (207) 848-4202
  • HERMON, Colebrook Road (Lat: 44.780222 Lon: -68.867806), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 78.6 m, Call Sign: WQWU422,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11055.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/19/2015, Expiration Date: 11/19/2025, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hermon)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Hermon)

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 19. The highest number of fires - 53 took place in 2003, and the least - 3 in 2011. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Hermon, ME When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (53.2%), and Outside Fires (24.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Hermon, ME
    • 16453.2%Structure Fires
    • 7424.0%Outside Fires
    • 6621.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 41.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hermon, ME
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hermon, ME
  • 93.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.4%Wood
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hermon, ME
  • 65.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 19.9%Electricity
  • 9.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.8%Other fuel
  • 2.3%Wood


Hermon compared to Maine state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Hermon on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: recyclable material merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: motor vehicle and parts dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: fuel dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (population 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: vending machine operators (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: recyclable material merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: gasoline stations (population 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: rail transportation (population 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: warehousing and storage (population 5,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: other protective service workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: leather and allied products (population 5,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: book stores and news dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (population 5,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: farm supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: truck transportation (population 5,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: rail transportation (population 5,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
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