Passadumkeag, Maine

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Population in 2010: 374. Population change since 2000: -15.2%
 
Males: 183  (48.9%)
Females: 191  (51.1%)
Median resident age:  45.1 years
Maine median age:  43.0 years

Zip codes: 04475.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $42,839 (it was $35,250 in 2000)
Passadumkeag:

$42,839
ME:

$46,709
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $20,106 (it was $15,812 in 2000)

Passadumkeag town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $115,725 (it was $66,300 in 2000)
Passadumkeag:

$115,725
ME:

$172,300
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $107,593; Detached houses: $114,255; Townhouses or other attached units: $62,321; Mobile homes: $73,202
Passadumkeag races chart
  • White alone - 356 (95.2%)
  • Two or more races - 11 (2.9%)
  • American Indian alone - 3 (0.8%)
  • Hispanic - 3 (0.8%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.3%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Passadumkeag: 153.6 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (20.2%), French Canadian (12.2%), United States (10.2%), French (9.5%), Irish (9.1%), Scottish (6.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 01/31/1835

Elevation: 143 feet

Land area: 22.9 square miles.

Population density: 16 people per square mile   (very low).

Passadumkeag,ME real estate house value index trend

Passadumkeag, Maine map

For population 25 years and over in Passadumkeag:

  • High school or higher: 76.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Passadumkeag town:

  • Never married: 13.9%
  • Now married: 70.7%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 7.4%

13 residents are foreign born (2.5% North America, 0.5% Asia).

This town:  2.9%
Maine:  3.3%



According to our research of Maine and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Passadumkeag, Maine as of March 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Passadumkeag to the number of sex offenders is 431 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


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

Passadumkeag town:  0.7% ($479)
Maine:  1.5% ($1,417)
Passadumkeag satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (133.3 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (233.6 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (400.9 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Edinburg, ME (1.8 miles) , Howland, ME (2.2 miles ), Enfield, ME (2.4 miles ), Lowell, ME (2.6 miles ), Greenbush, ME (2.8 miles ), Maxfield, ME (3.1 miles) , Lagrange, ME (3.2 miles ), Alton, ME (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $87,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.19 N, Longitude: 68.61 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 207

Passadumkeag household income distribution Passadumkeag home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

11.2%
Maine:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (27%)
  • Paper (17%)
  • Wood products (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (4%)
  • Truck transportation (3%)
  • Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers (3%)
  • Health care (30%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (16%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Food and beverage stores (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (11%)
  • Construction laborers (9%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Plant and system operators (6%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (5%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (9%)
  • Cashiers (9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)

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

Average climate in Passadumkeag, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Earthquake activity:

Passadumkeag-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Maine state average. It is 93% 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 62.5 miles away from the city center
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 255.1 miles away from Passadumkeag center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 294.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 188.3 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 20.6 miles away from Passadumkeag 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 21.5 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 Penobscot County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Snows: 5, Heavy Rains: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Passadumkeag topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Passadumkeag:

  • CUMMINGS HEALTH CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; HOWLAND, ME)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Passadumkeag:

  • University of Maine (about 21 miles; Orono, ME; Full-time enrollment: 8,931)
  • Husson University (about 27 miles; Bangor, ME; FT enrollment: 2,421)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 83 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 84 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 132 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 134 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 134 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)

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Notable location: Passadumkeag Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Passadumkeag: Passadumkeag Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Sunny Slope Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Swamps: Thousand Acre Bog (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Ayers Brook (A), Onemile Brook (B), Cold Stream (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Penobscot 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 2012 was 45.4. This is significantly better than average.

City:

45.4
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 25.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 9.17. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.17
U.S.:

9.14
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  64.8%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  11.9%
Whole state:  9.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

11.6%
Whole state:

10.9%

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

4.2%
Whole state:

4.1%

Passadumkeag compared to Maine state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (78%)
  • Wood (17%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Electricity (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Passadumkeag town (based on Penobscot County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 33.68%
Here: 33.7%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchUnited Church of ChristAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAEpiscopal Church
Adherents57.6%9.9%5.0%4.6%2.5%
Congregations13.6%14.4%10.6%10.6%4.5%
Name Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentNational Association of Congregational Christian ChurchesJewishLDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents2.5%2.1%2.0%1.6%12.0%
Congregations0.8%4.5%2.3%2.3%36.4%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 34
Penobscot County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 38
Penobscot County:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 85
Penobscot County:

5.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 110
Here:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.0%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Penobscot County:

28.0%
Maine:

25.0%

4.81% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,478 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.81%
Maine average:

5.50%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($304 average AGI)
Penobscot County:

0.04%
Maine average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hancock County, ME  0.44% ($29,886 average AGI)
from Cumberland County, ME  0.34% ($36,835)
from Aroostook County, ME  0.32% ($29,433)


5.52% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,804 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.52%
Maine average:

5.62%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($387 average AGI)
Penobscot County:

0.03%
Maine average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cumberland County, ME  0.56% ($32,990 average AGI)
to Hancock County, ME  0.45% ($36,406)
to Waldo County, ME  0.29% ($27,430)

Strongest AM radio stations in Passadumkeag:

  • WZON (620 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WABI (910 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WDEA (1370 AM; 5 kW; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNZS (1340 AM; 1 kW; VEAZIE, ME; Owner: WATERFRONT COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WREM (710 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MONTICELLO, ME; Owner: ALLAN H WEINER)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Passadumkeag:

  • WVOM (103.9 FM; HOWLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHCF (88.5 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: BANGOR BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WBZN (107.3 FM; OLD TOWN, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHMX (105.7 FM; LINCOLN, ME; Owner: BANGOR BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WQCB (106.5 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMEH (90.9 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWBX (97.1 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEZQ (92.9 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WWMJ (95.7 FM; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKIT-FM (100.3 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WBFB (104.7 FM; BELFAST, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGUY (102.1 FM; DEXTER, ME; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 10 meters (33ft)
Total costs: $418,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,731
Total average daily truck traffic: 328
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 5,597

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: N1JNP, Licensee ID: L00347969
    Grant Date: 05/23/2011, Expiration Date: 07/09/2021, Certifier: Tadeusz Kajkowski
    Registrant: Tadeusz Kajkowski, 268 Main Rd, Passadumkeag, ME 04475-3109
  • Call Sign: N1JNR, Licensee ID: L00345873
    Grant Date: 04/27/2011, Expiration Date: 07/09/2021
    Registrant: Sylvia M Cockburn, Passadumkeag, ME 04475
  • Call Sign: N1NPL, Licensee ID: L00547205
    Grant Date: 09/20/2012, Expiration Date: 10/13/2022
    Registrant: Erik D Cockburn, Passadumkeag, ME 04475
  • Call Sign: N2DKJ, Licensee ID: L01373333
    Grant Date: 02/27/2008, Expiration Date: 02/27/2018
    Registrant: Clinton Gaskill Jr, Fire Lane 5, Passadumkeag, ME 04475
  • Call Sign: WA1JGO, Licensee ID: L00320867
    Grant Date: 02/16/2011, Expiration Date: 04/02/2021
    Registrant: Edward H Cockburn, Passadumkeag, ME 04475-0106

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 20182 , Serial Number: 17261075, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 10/16/1972
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Marcel A Rancourt, 541 Main Rd, Passadumkeag, ME 04475, Other Owners: Frederick M Woodman
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150H (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 50177 , Serial Number: 15069110, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 06/13/1968
    Registrant (Individual): Lee B Dudley, Po Box 7, Passadumkeag, ME 04475

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
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