For population 25 years and over in New Portland:
For population 15 years and over in New Portland town:
24 residents are foreign born (1.7% North America, 1.4% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (87.1 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (186.6 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (350.6 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Kingfield, ME (2.5 miles ), Embden, ME (2.5 miles ), New Vineyard, ME (2.9 miles ), Strong, ME (3.1 miles ), Industry, ME (3.4 miles ), Anson, ME (3.4 miles ), Madison, ME (3.6 miles ), Solon, ME (3.6 miles ).
Latitude: 44.92 N, Longitude: 70.07 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 207
Work and jobs in New Portland: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in New Portland, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
New Portland-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/7/1971, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 18.7 miles away from the New Portland town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 9/4/1961, a category F2 tornado 19.9 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:New Portland-area historical earthquake activity is below Maine state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 40.6 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 30.1 miles away from New Portland 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 81.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/3/2000 at 21:05:50, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 6.0 mi) earthquake occurred 42.2 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) earthquake occurred 94.1 miles away from New Portland 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 95.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Somerset County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 11, Snows: 4, Snows: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Floods: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Abram Williams - Politician.
Hospitals/medical centers near New Portland:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to New Portland:
See full list of schools located in New Portland
Public elementary/middle school in New Portland:
Drinking water stations with addresses in New Portland and their reported violations in the past:NEW PORTLAND WATER DISTRICT (Address: 9 BOG ROAD , Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
New Portland compared to Maine state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
1996 2000 2008
1996 Presidential Elections Results
2000 Presidential Elections Results
2008 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for New Portland town (based on Somerset County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 29.86%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 13
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Number of full-service restaurants: 42
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
7.04% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,924 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.50% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,094 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($151 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in New Portland:
Strongest FM radio stations in New Portland:
TV broadcast stations around New Portland:
New Portland fatal accident list:
Jul 29, 2009 09:50 AM, Sr-27, Sr-146, Lat: 44.88500556, Lon: -70.10298611, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 5, 2005 11:35 AM, Sr-16, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 16, 1999 03:00 PM, Sr-27, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 10, 1989 03:45 PM, 1366, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 11See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for New Portland, ME
Total length: 29 meters (95ft)
Total costs: $4,779,000
Total average daily traffic: 11,030
Total average daily truck traffic: 965
Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic: 15,927
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: