For population 25 years and over in Mapleton:
For population 15 years and over in Mapleton town:
55 residents are foreign born (2.6% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (234.7 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (336.5 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (505.9 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Chapman, ME (2.1 miles ), Castle Hill, ME (2.3 miles ), Presque Isle, ME (2.4 miles ), Washburn, ME (2.4 miles ), Wade, ME (2.8 miles ), Easton, ME (3.5 miles ), Caribou, ME (3.5 miles ), Westfield, ME (3.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 46.70 N, Longitude: 68.12 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 207
Work and jobs in Mapleton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Mapleton, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Mapleton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Maine state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/14/2006 at 09:34:49, a magnitude 4.0 (3.5 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 14.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 30.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/16/1994 at 04:22:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 96.6 miles away from Mapleton 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 97.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/16/1994 at 07:40:11, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/16/1994 at 07:44:06, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.0 miles away from Mapleton center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Aroostook County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 9
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Snows: 5, Floods: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Snows: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Mapleton:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mapleton:
See full list of schools located in Mapleton
Public elementary/middle school in Mapleton:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.155. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.745. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 27.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.20. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.7 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.65. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Mapleton and their reported violations in the past:MAPLETON LUNCH, INC. (Address: 1716 MAINE STREET , Population served: 210, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Average household size:
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:
Mapleton compared to Maine state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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1996 Presidential Elections Results
2000 Presidential Elections Results
2008 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Mapleton town (based on Aroostook County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 60.84%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 29
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 56
Number of full-service restaurants: 66
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
3.86% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,356 average adjusted gross income)
0.17% of residents moved from foreign countries ($994 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.01% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,517 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($774 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Mapleton, Maine:See more detailed statistics of Mapleton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total average daily traffic: 10,201
Total average daily truck traffic: 917
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:3
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mapleton)
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: