For population 25 years and over in Plymouth:
For population 15 years and over in Plymouth town:
15 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (92.5 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (193.6 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (368.9 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Etna, ME (2.0 miles ), Detroit, ME (2.3 miles ), Newport, ME (2.4 miles ), Troy, ME (2.6 miles ), Dixmont, ME (2.6 miles ), Stetson, ME (2.9 miles ), Pittsfield, ME (2.9 miles ), Carmel, ME (3.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.77 N, Longitude: 69.21 W
Area code: 207
Work and jobs in Plymouth: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Plymouth, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Plymouth-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/9/2000, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 22.9 miles away from the Plymouth town center .
On 9/4/1961, a category F2 tornado 24.1 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Plymouth-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 75% 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 60.2 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 25.0 miles away from Plymouth center
On 9/16/1994 at 04:22:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 61.0 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 61.6 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 61.9 miles away from Plymouth 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 56.9 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 Penobscot County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Snows: 4, Heavy Rains: 2, Floods: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 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 Plymouth:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Plymouth:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.3 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Plymouth and their reported violations in the past:TOWN & COUNTRY TRAILER PARK (Population served: 98, Groundwater):
Past health violations:PLYMOUTH WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 90, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:PLYMOUTH VILLAGE STORE/CAFE (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
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:
8 people in other group homes in 2000
Plymouth compared to Maine state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Plymouth town (based on Penobscot County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 33.68%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 34
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 38
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 85
Number of full-service restaurants: 110
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
5.79% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,325 average adjusted gross income)
0.18% of residents moved from foreign countries ($499 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.79% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,588 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($335 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Plymouth:
Strongest FM radio stations in Plymouth:
TV broadcast stations around Plymouth:
Plymouth, Maine:See more detailed statistics of Plymouth fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 8
Total length: 44 meters (144ft)
Total costs: $222,000
Total average daily traffic: 17,040
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,557
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Plymouth)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Plymouth, ME