For population 25 years and over in Readfield:
For population 15 years and over in Readfield town:
19 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (51.8 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (153.3 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (315.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Winthrop, ME (2.0 miles ), Wayne, ME (2.4 miles ), Manchester, ME (2.4 miles ), Mount Vernon, ME (2.5 miles ), Fayette, ME (2.6 miles ), Belgrade, ME (3.1 miles ), Hallowell, ME (3.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.38 N, Longitude: 69.95 W
Area code: 207
Work and jobs in Readfield: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Readfield, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Readfield-area historical tornado activity is above Maine state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/31/1971, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 2.1 miles away from the Readfield town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 7/8/1996, a category F2 tornado 6.9 miles away from the town center caused $10,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Readfield-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 89.3 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 22.4 miles away from Readfield 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 27.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1996 at 07:54:14, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 70.7 miles away from the city 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 11.8 miles away from Readfield center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.4 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 Kennebec County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Snows: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Floods: 2, Snows: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: William Henry Allen (academician) - Second president of Penn State University.
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Readfield:
Public high school in Readfield:
See full list of schools located in Readfield, map of school districts: MARANACOOK CSD READFIELD
Public elementary/middle schools in Readfield:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.28. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Readfield and their reported violations in the past:MSU 42 MARANACOOK COMM SCHOOL (Population served: 1036, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:MSU 42 READFIELD ELEM SCHOOL (Population served: 240, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:MSU 42 MT VERNON ELEM SCHOOL (Population served: 170, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:SAUNDERS MANUFACTURING COMPANY (Population served: 105, Groundwater):
Past health violations:MSU 42 WAYNE ELEM SCHOOL (Population served: 79, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
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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:
Readfield compared to Maine state average:
Banks with branches in Readfield (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
1996 2000 2008
1996 Presidential Elections Results
2000 Presidential Elections Results
2008 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Readfield (based on Kennebec County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 36.24%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 24
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 77
Number of full-service restaurants: 105
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
5.99% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,721 average adjusted gross income)
0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($253 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.01% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,476 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($211 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Readfield:
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TV broadcast stations around Readfield:
See more detailed statistics of Readfield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Readfield)
FAA Registered Aircraft:8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Readfield)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Readfield, ME
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.