Palmyra, Maine

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Population in 2010: 1,986. Population change since 2000: +1.7%
 
Males: 977  (49.2%)
Females: 1,009  (50.8%)
Median resident age:  43.9 years
Maine median age:  43.0 years

Zip codes: 04965.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,140 (it was $31,287 in 2000)
Palmyra:

$38,140
ME:

$46,974

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,932 (it was $13,717 in 2000)

Palmyra town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $100,658 (it was $61,300 in 2000)
Palmyra:

$100,658
ME:

$172,800
  • Races in Palmyra, ME (2010)

    Palmyra races chart
    • 1,93697.5%White alone
    • 261.3%Two or more races
    • 120.6%American Indian alone
    • 40.2%Black alone
    • 40.2%Asian alone
    • 40.2%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Palmyra: 91.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (22.1%), United States (13.9%), Irish (13.9%), French (10.3%), French Canadian (5.2%), German (4.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 06/20/1807

Elevation: 310 feet

Land area: 40.2 square miles.

Population density: 49 people per square mile   (very low).

Palmyra,ME real estate house value index trend

Palmyra, Maine map

For population 25 years and over in Palmyra:

  • High school or higher: 79.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 7.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Palmyra town:

  • Never married: 19.4%
  • Now married: 58.6%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 12.3%

26 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.3%
Maine:

2.9%



According to our research of Maine and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Palmyra, Maine as of May 28, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Palmyra to the number of sex offenders is 681 to 1.


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

Palmyra town:  0.9% ($551)
Maine:  1.5% ($1,417)
Palmyra satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (93.1 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (194.7 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (358.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Pittsfield, ME (2.1 miles ), Newport, ME (2.2 miles ), Hartland, ME (2.2 miles ), St. Albans, ME (2.4 miles ), Detroit, ME (2.6 miles ), Corinna, ME (3.0 miles ), Plymouth, ME (3.1 miles ), Canaan, ME (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 11 buildings, average cost: $70,500
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $101,700
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $109,200
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $118,000
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $121,400
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $61,400
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $62,700
  • 2005: 13 buildings, average cost: $150,200
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $171,000
  • 2007: 12 buildings, average cost: $181,200
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $181,200
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $86,500
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $165,900
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $41,700
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $212,500
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $193,300
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $112,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.85 N, Longitude: 69.37 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 207

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.0%
Maine:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (15%)
  • Leather and allied products (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Truck transportation (6%)
  • Wood products (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Health care (12%)
  • Leather and allied products (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (6%)
  • Computer and electronic products (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (10%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4%)
  • Cashiers (4%)

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

Average climate in Palmyra, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Palmyra, Maine average temperatures Palmyra, Maine average precipitation Palmyra, Maine humidity Palmyra, Maine wind speed Palmyra, Maine snowfall Palmyra, Maine sunshine Palmyra, Maine clear and cloudy days

Earthquake activity:

Palmyra-area historical earthquake activity is near Maine state average. It is 93% 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 215.4 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 253.4 miles away from Palmyra 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 144.7 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 69.5 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 26.4 miles away from Palmyra 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 56.1 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 Somerset County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 12, Snows: 7, Heavy Rains: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Palmyra topographic map

Birthplace of: James Springer White - President of the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists.

Hospitals and medical centers near Palmyra:

  • SEBASTICOOK VALLEY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 4 miles away; PITTSFIELD, ME)
  • PITTSFIELD REHAB AND NURSING (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; PITTSFIELD, ME)
  • BIRCH GROVE REHAB AND LIVING CTR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; PITTSFIELD, ME)
  • SQUARE ROAD GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 5 miles away; SAINT ALBANS, ME)
  • SANFIELD REHAB AND LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; HARTLAND, ME)
  • DEXTER HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; DEXTER, ME)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Palmyra:

  • Husson University (about 29 miles; Bangor, ME; Full-time enrollment: 2,421)
  • University of Maine (about 35 miles; Orono, ME; FT enrollment: 8,931)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 41 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 42 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 90 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 94 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 94 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)

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Notable location: Palmyra Golf and Recreational Vehicle Resort (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Palmyra: Saint Martins Episcopal Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Pooler Cemetery (1), Village Cemetery (2), Pine Grove Cemetery (3), Warren Hill Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Hicks Pond (A), Whites Pond (B), Robbers Bog (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Hanson Brook (A), Smith Brook (B), Madawaska Brook (C), Fogg Brook (D), Johonnett Brook (E), Meadow Brook (F), Pratt Brook (G), Indian Stream (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Palmyra: Madawaska Bog Wildlife Management Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Somerset 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 2005 was 57.1. This is better than average.

City:

57.1
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2001 was 28.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 11.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 22.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.4
U.S.:

9.4
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  68.2%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  9.5%
Whole state:  9.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

16.6%
Whole state:

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

5.9%
Whole state:

4.1%
3 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
3 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Maine average:

11.2

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Palmyra town (based on Somerset County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,6947
Mainline Protestant3,09428
Evangelical Protestant2,55232
Other5013
None42,387-
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: 13
Somerset County:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Somerset County:

2.71 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Somerset County:

9.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 42
Here:

8.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.2%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Somerset County:

31.7%
Maine:

25.0%

5.56% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,526 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.56%
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 Kennebec County, ME  1.67% ($27,240 average AGI)
from Penobscot County, ME  0.89% ($23,204)
from Cumberland County, ME  0.22% ($25,475)


5.99% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,088 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.99%
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 Kennebec County, ME  1.84% ($30,510 average AGI)
to Penobscot County, ME  0.94% ($25,820)
to Cumberland County, ME  0.37% ($25,662)

Strongest AM radio stations in Palmyra:

  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WZON (620 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WABI (910 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WDEA (1370 AM; 5 kW; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTVL (1490 AM; 1 kW; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMTW (870 AM; 10 kW; GORHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Palmyra:

  • WJCX (99.5 FM; PITTSFIELD, ME; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WWBX (97.1 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQCB (106.5 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGUY (102.1 FM; DEXTER, ME; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WCTB (93.5 FM; FAIRFIELD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INC.)
  • WTOS-FM (105.1 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHQO (107.9 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INC.)
  • WBFB (104.7 FM; BELFAST, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVOM (103.9 FM; HOWLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKIT-FM (100.3 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WHCF (88.5 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: BANGOR BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WFZX (101.7 FM; SEARSPORT, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWWA (95.3 FM; WINSLOW, ME; Owner: LIGHT OF LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WWMJ (95.7 FM; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMEP (90.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQSS (102.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMEH (90.9 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBZN (107.3 FM; OLD TOWN, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEBB (98.5 FM; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDME-FM (103.1 FM; DOVER-FOXCROFT, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Palmyra:

  • WABI-TV (Channel 5; BANGOR, ME; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING SERVICE)
  • W36CK (Channel 36; BANGOR, ME; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • Palmyra, Maine
  • Fatal accident count30
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents39
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:10
  • Fatalities30
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents68
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Maine average
  • Fatal accident count59
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents84
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons23
  • Fatalities65
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents143
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents4
See more detailed statistics of Palmyra fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 24m79ftTotal length
  • 21,764Total average daily traffic
  • 2,056Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Palmyra)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • PALMYRA, 1490 Main St. Route 2 (Lat: 44.842361 Lon: -69.303389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WPWJ285
    Assigned Frequencies: 10617.5 MHzGrant Date: 11/20/2012, Expiration Date: 11/26/2022, Cancellation Date: 05/16/2014, Certifier: John E RooneyRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Badgerboro Rd Approx 3/4 Mi N Of Rt 2 (Lat: 44.855611 Lon: -69.319472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: KRS712
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.240 MHz, 35.5000 MHzGrant Date: 03/24/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LLP, 2120 L Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 659-0830, Fax: (202) 828-5568

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Palmyra)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC12-D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 43562 , Serial Number: 7221, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 07/14/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Cameron F Bryce, 360 Libby Hill Rd, Palmyra, ME 04965
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150M (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 81 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 45375 , Serial Number: 15076885, Year manufactured: 1975
    Registrant (Individual): Reimond W Grignon, 70 Main St, Palmyra, ME 04965
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150L (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5401Q , Serial Number: 15073301, Year manufactured: 1972
    Registrant (Individual): Robert D Johnston, 48 Cool Rd, Palmyra, ME 04965
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 114 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 63166 , Serial Number: 18052834, Airworthiness Date: 04/01/1977
    Registrant (Corporation): Chucks Aircraft LLC, 434 Libby Hill Rd, Palmyra, ME 04965
  • Aircraft: BEECH E18S-9700 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 10, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 712JS , Serial Number: BA-453, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 09/18/1959
    Registrant (Corporation): Chucks Classic Aircraft LLC, 434 Libby Hill Rd, Palmyra, ME 04965

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

PALMYRA COMMUNITY CENTER (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-12-2012), St Public Notif requested (JAN-12-2012), St Public Notif received (FEB-07-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-09-2012)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
PALMYRA RV RESORT #2 (Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
PALMYRA GOLF COURSE (Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
PALMYRA RV RESORT (Population served: 55, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-21-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-21-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-05-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-12-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-25-2011), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-25-2011), St Public Notif received (JUN-09-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-12-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8
  • Hazardous Condition: 4

Incident types - Palmyra

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Palmyra, ME

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (82%)
  • Wood (12%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Electricity (2%)

Businesses in Palmyra, ME

  • Burger King: 1
  • Dunkin Donuts: 2
  • Walmart: 1

Palmyra compared to Maine state average:

  • Median house value below 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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