For population 25 years and over in Levant:
For population 15 years and over in Levant town:
20 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (105.1 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (205.7 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (372.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Kenduskeag, ME (2.0 miles ), Carmel, ME (2.4 miles ), Hermon, ME (2.5 miles ), Stetson, ME (2.5 miles ), Glenburn, ME (2.8 miles ), Corinth, ME (2.8 miles ), Exeter, ME (3.0 miles ), Etna, ME (3.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.88 N, Longitude: 68.99 W
Area code: 207
Work and jobs in Levant: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Levant, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Levant-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 73% 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 55.4 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 37.9 miles away from Levant center
On 9/16/1994 at 04:22:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 47.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/16/1994 at 07:01:54, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 48.3 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 74.5 miles away from Levant center
On 10/25/2001 at 00:24:29, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 5.8 mi) earthquake occurred 27.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Penobscot County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Snows: 4, Heavy Rains: 2, Floods: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Jesse Keith - College basketball player (Maine Black Bears).
Airports located in Levant:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Levant:
See full list of schools located in Levant
Public elementary/middle school in Levant:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.
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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:
Levant compared to Maine state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2008 Presidential Elections Results
2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Levant (based on Penobscot County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 33.68%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 34
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 38
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 85
Number of full-service restaurants: 110
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
5.79% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,325 average adjusted gross income)
0.18% of residents moved from foreign countries ($499 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.79% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,588 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($335 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Levant:
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TV broadcast stations around Levant:
Levant fatal accident list:
May 26, 2009 07:35 PM, Sr-222, Stetson Road East, Lat: 44.90263889, Lon: -69.01113611, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 9, Fatalities: 1
Jul 24, 2004 02:30 AM, Kenduskeag Road, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 27, 1998 01:55 PM, Avenue Road, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 7
Total length: 9 meters (30ft)
Total costs: $311,000
Total average daily traffic: 9,690
Total average daily truck traffic: 683
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 14,051
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Levant)
FAA Registered Aircraft:9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Levant)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.