For population 25 years and over in Northfield:
For population 15 years and over in Northfield town:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (154.5 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (246.0 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (420.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Wesley, ME (2.5 miles) , Whitneyville, ME (2.9 miles ), Marshfield, ME (2.9 miles ), Centerville, ME (3.0 miles) , Machias, ME (3.3 miles ), East Machias, ME (3.4 miles ), Jonesboro, ME (3.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.83 N, Longitude: 67.61 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 207
Unemployment in August 2012:
Average climate in Northfield, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Northfield-area historical earthquake activity is near Maine state average. It is 78% 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 42.8 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 43.4 miles away from Northfield center
On 9/25/2005 at 03:08:57, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 4.2 mi) earthquake occurred 23.6 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 44.5 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) earthquake occurred 97.1 miles away from Northfield center
On 9/22/2006 at 10:39:21, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 4.3 mi) earthquake occurred 43.9 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 Washington County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Snows: 3, Winds: 2, Floods: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Northfield:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Northfield:
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:
Northfield compared to Maine state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Northfield (based on Washington County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 25.86%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
4.89% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,753 average adjusted gross income)
0.13% of residents moved from foreign countries ($419 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.27% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,066 average adjusted gross income)
0.15% of residents moved to foreign countries ($232 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Northfield:
Strongest FM radio stations in Northfield:
TV broadcast stations around Northfield:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total average daily traffic: 541
Total average daily truck traffic: 43
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 812