Industry, Maine

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Population in 2010: 929. Population change since 2000: +17.6%
 
Males: 460  (49.5%)
Females: 469  (50.5%)
Median resident age:  44.1 years
Maine median age:  43.0 years

Zip codes: 04938.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $46,103 (it was $32,292 in 2000)
Industry:

$46,103
ME:

$53,079

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $22,370 (it was $14,403 in 2000)

Industry town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $125,469 (it was $68,900 in 2000)
Industry:

$125,469
ME:

$184,700
  • Races in Industry, ME (2010)

    Industry races chart
    • 89996.8%White alone
    • 222.4%Two or more races
    • 40.4%Hispanic
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Black alone
    • 10.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Industry: 91.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (22.7%), French (13.7%), United States (11.6%), Irish (11.3%), French Canadian (6.2%), German (6.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 06/20/1803

Land area: 30.0 square miles.

Population density: 31 people per square mile   (very low).

Industry,ME real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Industry:

  • High school or higher: 81.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Industry town:

  • Never married: 19.3%
  • Now married: 63.8%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 10.5%

8 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.0%
Maine:

2.9%



According to our research of Maine and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Industry, Maine as of December 14, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Industry to the number of sex offenders is 929 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Industry town:  0.8% ($566)
Maine:  1.5% ($1,417)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (75.6 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (175.5 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (331.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: New Vineyard, ME (2.0 miles ), Farmington, ME (2.6 miles ), Starks, ME (2.6 miles ), Strong, ME (2.7 miles ), New Sharon, ME (2.9 miles ), Anson, ME (3.1 miles ), Madison, ME (3.2 miles ), Temple, ME (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $35,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $260,000
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $171,000
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $171,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $178,900
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $165,900
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $62,500
  • 2012: 5 buildings, average cost: $68,000
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $68,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $200,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.75 N, Longitude: 70.07 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 207

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.3%
Maine:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Paper (14%)
  • Wood products (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (4%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Health care (17%)
  • Leather and allied products (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Personal and laundry services (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Carpenters (9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

Work and jobs in Industry: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Industry, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Industry-area historical earthquake activity is near Maine state average. It is 92% 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 180.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 218.1 miles away from Industry 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 114.9 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 99.2 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 33.1 miles away from Industry 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 21.9 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 Franklin County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 13, Snows: 7, Heavy Rains: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Industry:

  • EDGEWOOD REHAB AND LIVING CTR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; FARMINGTON, ME)
  • ORCHARD PARK REHAB AND LIVING (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; FARMINGTON, ME)
  • SANDY RIVER CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; FARMINGTON, ME)
  • MAPLECREST REHAB AND LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MADISON, ME)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Industry:

  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 7 miles; Farmington, ME; Full-time enrollment: 2,036)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 32 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • Husson University (about 64 miles; Bangor, ME; FT enrollment: 2,421)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 67 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • University of Maine (about 70 miles; Orono, ME; FT enrollment: 8,931)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 76 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 77 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)

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Notable location: Industry Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Shaw Cemetery (1), Boardman-True Cemetery (2), Pike Cemetery (3), Center Hill Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Clearwater Pond (A), Mosher Pond (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Fish Brook (A), Mitchell Brook (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2004 was 16.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

16.8
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 11.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.7
U.S.:

20.0
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  70.2%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.2%
Whole state:  9.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

18.1%
Whole state:

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

7.5%
Whole state:

4.1%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.1
Maine average:

11.2

Industry travel time to work - commute Industry mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Industry town (based on Franklin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,9365
Mainline Protestant2,00321
Evangelical Protestant90816
Other4272
None23,494-
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: 14
Franklin County:

4.68 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Franklin County:

3.01 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Franklin County:

6.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 43
Here:

14.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Franklin County:

24.4%
Maine:

25.0%

5.53% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,698 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.53%
Maine average:

5.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Androscoggin County, ME  0.90% ($26,206 average AGI)
from Kennebec County, ME  0.54% ($29,552)
from Cumberland County, ME  0.49% ($38,396)


5.73% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,388 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.73%
Maine average:

5.62%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Androscoggin County, ME  0.94% ($29,921 average AGI)
to Kennebec County, ME  0.70% ($35,453)
to Cumberland County, ME  0.59% ($36,508)

Strongest AM radio stations in Industry:

  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WZON (620 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WMTW (870 AM; 10 kW; GORHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGAN (560 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WLAM (1470 AM; 5 kW; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Industry:

  • WTOS-FM (105.1 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIGY (97.5 FM; MADISON, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKTJ-FM (99.3 FM; FARMINGTON, ME; Owner: FRANKLIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLOB-FM (96.3 FM; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WHQO (107.9 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INC.)
  • WTBM (100.7 FM; MEXICO, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWWA (95.3 FM; WINSLOW, ME; Owner: LIGHT OF LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WWBX (97.1 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCTB (93.5 FM; FAIRFIELD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INC.)
  • WUMF-FM (100.5 FM; FARMINGTON, ME; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MAINE SYSTEM)

TV broadcast stations around Industry:

  • W21BI (Channel 21; FARMINGTON, ME; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • 425Total average daily traffic
  • 29Total average daily truck traffic
  • 638Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: N1YTO, Licensee ID: L01471522, Grant Date: 03/04/2009, Expiration Date: 06/02/2019, Certifier: David J Beaudoin, Registrant: David J Beaudoin, 555 Federal Row, Industry, ME 04938
  • Call Sign: N1ZDI, Licensee ID: L01255744, Grant Date: 03/13/2007, Expiration Date: 05/02/2017, Registrant: Alton S Carter, 69 New Sharon Rd., Industry, ME 04938
  • Call Sign: KG4MOR, Licensee ID: L00338498, Grant Date: 01/06/2011, Expiration Date: 03/22/2021, Certifier: Carroll S Ryder, Registrant: Carroll S Ryder, 19 Tracy Rd, Industry, ME 04938

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CARTER ALTON S SUBER STAR (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: SUBARU ALL MDLS A/B (400 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 499AC , Serial Number: 002, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 09/11/2001
    Registrant (Individual): Alton S Carter, 69 New Sharon Rd, Industry, ME 04938
  • Aircraft: CESSNA R172K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 76 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-360 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 758KF , Serial Number: R1723151, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 04/19/1979
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Roger Allen Kay, 110 N Shore Dr, Industry, ME 04938, Other Owners: Ann S Kay

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

WYMAN LAKE CONDOMINIUMS (Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-10-2008), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-10-2008), St Public Notif received (2 times from JUN-05-2009 to JUL-14-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-20-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-20-2007), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-20-2007), St Public Notif received (2 times from SEP-18-2007 to JUL-14-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-20-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

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

  • LEFT BANK CONDOS (Population served: 114, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (70%)
  • Wood (25%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Electricity (1%)

Industry compared to Maine state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly 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.
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