For population 25 years and over in Pittsfield:
For population 15 years and over in Pittsfield CDP:
163 residents are foreign born (1.1% Europe, 1.1% North America, 0.5% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,445 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (88.8 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (190.4 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (364.0 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Detroit, ME (1.9 miles ), Palmyra, ME (2.1 miles ), Newport, ME (2.6 miles ), Burnham, ME (2.6 miles ), Hartland, ME (2.8 miles ), Plymouth, ME (2.9 miles ), Canaan, ME (2.9 miles ), Troy, ME (3.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.78 N, Longitude: 69.38 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,209 (+37.1%)
Area code: 207
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Pittsfield detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Pittsfield: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Pittsfield, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Pittsfield-area historical tornado activity is above Maine state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/9/2000, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 14.4 miles away from the Pittsfield place center .
On 9/4/1961, a category F2 tornado 15.5 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Pittsfield-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 76% 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 68.1 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 21.9 miles away from Pittsfield 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 53.9 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) earthquake occurred 67.3 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) earthquake occurred 68.1 miles away from Pittsfield 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 50.6 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 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: Carl E. Milliken - Governor of Maine, Nathaniel M. Haskell - Maine politician.
Hospitals/medical centers in Pittsfield:
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Private high school in Pittsfield:
See full list of schools located in Pittsfield, School District: S A D 53 PITTSFIELD
Public elementary/middle schools in Pittsfield:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.74. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Pittsfield and their reported violations in the past:PITTSFIELD WATER DEPT. (Population served: 3143, Groundwater):
Past health violations:MSAD 53 BURNHAM VILLAGE SCHOOL (Population served: 42, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 11.6%
(12.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 73.9% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
97 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000
People in group quarters in Pittsfield in 2010:
44 people in nursing homes in 2000
Pittsfield compared to Maine state average:
Banks with branches in Pittsfield (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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1996 Presidential Elections Results
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2008 Presidential Elections Results
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Religion statistics for Pittsfield CDP (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:
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See more detailed statistics of Pittsfield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Pittsfield)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pittsfield)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Pittsfield)
FAA Registered Aircraft:14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.