Sangerville, Maine

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Population in 2010: 1,343. Population change since 2000: +5.7%
 
Males: 649  (48.3%)
Females: 694  (51.7%)
Median resident age:  48.6 years
Maine median age:  43.0 years

Zip codes: 04479.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $35,191 (it was $28,036 in 2000)
Sangerville:

$35,191
ME:

$46,709
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $20,367 (it was $13,984 in 2000)

Sangerville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $109,421 (it was $68,300 in 2000)
Sangerville:

$109,421
ME:

$172,300
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $135,607; Detached houses: $142,581; In 2-unit structures: $133,530; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $160,236; Mobile homes: $60,908
Sangerville races chart
  • White alone - 1,297 (96.6%)
  • Two or more races - 17 (1.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 15 (1.1%)
  • Hispanic - 5 (0.4%)
  • Black alone - 4 (0.3%)
  • Asian alone - 3 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 2 (0.1%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Sangerville: 169.5 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (33.1%), French (23.3%), Irish (15.5%), German (6.5%), United States (5.0%), Scottish (4.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 06/13/1814

Elevation: 518 feet

Land area: 38.5 square miles.

Population density: 35 people per square mile   (very low).

Sangerville, Maine map

For population 25 years and over in Sangerville:

  • High school or higher: 83.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sangerville town:

  • Never married: 16.3%
  • Now married: 58.5%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 11.7%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

14 residents are foreign born

This town:  1.1%
Maine:  3.3%



According to our research of Maine and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Sangerville, Maine as of February 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Sangerville to the number of sex offenders is 393 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:

Sangerville town:  1.0% ($692)
Maine:  1.5% ($1,417)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (111.5 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (213.2 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (375.1 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Guilford, ME (2.2 miles ), Dover-Foxcroft, ME (2.4 miles ), Parkman, ME (2.5 miles ), Dexter, ME (2.7 miles ), Garland, ME (3.0 miles ), Ripley, ME (3.0 miles ), Abbot, ME (3.0 miles ), Cambridge, ME (3.0 miles ).

Latitude: 45.12 N, Longitude: 69.31 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 207

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

7.4%
Maine:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (10%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (9%)
  • Textile mills and textile products (8%)
  • Wood products (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Health care (18%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (10%)
  • Textile mills and textile products (7%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (7%)
  • Wood products (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Carpenters (3%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)

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

Average climate in Sangerville, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Earthquake activity:

Sangerville-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 220.7 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 260.9 miles away from Sangerville 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 159.5 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 78.6 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 45.7 miles away from Sangerville center
On 7/14/2006 at 09:34:49, a magnitude 4.0 (3.5 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 14.9 mi) earthquake occurred 128.2 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 Piscataquis County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 11, Snows: 7, Heavy Rains: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sangerville topographic map

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipients born in Sangerville: Charles A. Clark, Otis O. Roberts.

Hospitals and medical centers near Sangerville:

  • MAYO REGIONAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 6 miles away; DOVER FOXCROFT, ME)
  • HIBBARD NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; DOVER FOXCROFT, ME)
  • DEXTER HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; DEXTER, ME)
  • SQUARE ROAD GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 15 miles away; SAINT ALBANS, ME)

Airports located in Sangerville:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sangerville:

  • Husson University (about 33 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 52 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 60 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 107 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 112 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 112 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)

Library in Sangerville:

  • SANGERVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $18,777; Location: 1 TOWN HALL AVE; 11,691 books; 240 audio materials; 931 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 2 print serial subscriptions)

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

Church in Sangerville: First Unitarian Universalist Church of Sangerville (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Town House Cemetery (1), Jackman Corner Cemetery (2), Gilman Cemetery (3), Village Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Center Pond (A), Marr Pond (B), Carlton Stream Reservoir (C), Lougee Bog (D), Brown Bog (E), Grey Bog (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Alder Brook (A), Townhouse Brook (B), Sucker Brook (C), Flanders Brook (D), Oak Brook (E), French Mills Brook (F), Carlton Stream (G), Black Stream (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Piscataquis 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 2001 was 74.9. This is about average.

City:

74.9
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2001 was 28.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.8
U.S.:

32.0
Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  65.6%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.5%
Whole state:  9.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

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

11.5%
Whole state:

10.9%

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

3.4%
Whole state:

4.1%

Sangerville compared to Maine state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly 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 significantly 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. (73%)
  • Wood (16%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

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 Sangerville town (based on Piscataquis County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 33.64%
Here: 33.6%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAUnited Church of ChristLDS (Mormon) Church
Adherents36.9%23.3%12.5%9.8%4.1%
Congregations17.2%24.1%6.9%13.8%3.4%
NameEvangelical Free Church of AmericaChurch of the NazareneAssemblies of GodEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents3.6%3.3%3.2%1.6%1.8%
Congregations6.9%3.4%10.3%6.9%6.9%
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: 9
Piscataquis County:

5.24 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Piscataquis County:

4.08 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Piscataquis County:

8.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Here:

10.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Piscataquis County:

27.5%
Maine:

25.0%

5.65% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,622 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.65%
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 Penobscot County, ME  2.00% ($26,472 average AGI)
from Somerset County, ME  0.36% ($34,864)
from Cumberland County, ME  0.28% ($48,588)


6.17% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,622 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.17%
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 Penobscot County, ME  2.15% ($27,541 average AGI)
to Somerset County, ME  0.39% ($25,583)
to York County, ME  0.29% ($23,333)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sangerville:

  • 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)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDEA (1370 AM; 5 kW; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sangerville:

  • WQCB (106.5 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGUY (102.1 FM; DEXTER, ME; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WDME-FM (103.1 FM; DOVER-FOXCROFT, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WTOS-FM (105.1 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVOM (103.9 FM; HOWLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWBX (97.1 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHCF (88.5 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: BANGOR BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WBFB (104.7 FM; BELFAST, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJCX (99.5 FM; PITTSFIELD, ME; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WBZN (107.3 FM; OLD TOWN, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKIT-FM (100.3 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WHQO (107.9 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Sangerville:

  • W27CE (Channel 19; DOVER-FOXCROFT, ME; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WABI-TV (Channel 5; BANGOR, ME; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING SERVICE)

Sangerville fatal accident list:

Jun 4, 2005 10:06 AM, Doughty Hill Road, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 28, 2003 11:19 PM, Sr-23, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Sep 30, 1999 01:30 PM, Sr-23, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 20, 1990 07:30 AM, 18161865, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 11, 1987 08:40 AM, 50145015, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 11 meters (36ft)
Total costs: $2,879,000
Total average daily traffic: 8,614
Total average daily truck traffic: 706
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 12,380

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Fire Station (Lat: 45.164778 Lon: -69.357833), Call Sign: KXZ568
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.920 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/13/1995, Expiration Date: 02/27/2000, Cancellation Date: 10/29/2000
    Registrant: Sangerville, Town Of, Municipal Office, Sangerville, ME 04479, Phone: (207) 876-2814
  • Pump Station #5 - Mill Street (Lat: 45.168778 Lon: -69.354944), Type: Building, Structure height: 3.6 m, Overall height: 5.4 m, Call Sign: WQHV577
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.478 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/19/2007, Expiration Date: 11/19/2017, Certifier: Frank Ruksznis
    Registrant: Electrical Installations, Inc., 397 Whittier Hwy., Moultonboro, NH 03254, Phone: (603) 253-4525, Fax: (603) 253-6284

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KB1DZE, Licensee ID: L01481070
    Grant Date: 04/08/2009, Expiration Date: 04/21/2019
    Registrant: Randy A Green, 36 Douty Hill Rd., Sangerville, ME 04479
  • Call Sign: N1PGX
    Grant Date: 06/01/1993, Expiration Date: 06/01/2003, Cancellation Date: 06/02/2005
    Registrant: Harold C Rolfe, Rfd 1 Mb 518a, Sangerville, ME 04479
  • Call Sign: N1XRJ, Licensee ID: L01168374
    Grant Date: 07/01/2006, Expiration Date: 07/06/2016
    Registrant: Arnold R Corson, Sangerville, ME 04479
  • Call Sign: NE2O, Licensee ID: L00434473
    Grant Date: 01/13/2012, Expiration Date: 02/18/2022
    Registrant: Charles R Plumeri Jr, 119 Grant Rd, Sangerville, ME 04479
  • Call Sign: WB1HBV, Licensee ID: L00287489
    Grant Date: 05/16/2008, Expiration Date: 08/07/2018, Certifier: Wayne G Depew
    Registrant: Wayne G Depew, 94 Anderson Rd, Sangerville, ME 04479
  • Call Sign: AA1JR, Previous Call Sign: N1KGT, Licensee ID: L00131724
    Grant Date: 09/23/2010, Expiration Date: 12/19/2020, Certifier: Joseph A Ranagan
    Registrant: Joseph A Ranagan, 394 Frenchs Mill Rd, Sangerville, ME 04479-3544
  • Call Sign: KB1UCU, Licensee ID: L01563446
    Grant Date: 04/21/2010, Expiration Date: 04/21/2020, Certifier: Sarah V Jarnecki
    Registrant: Sarah V Jarnecki, Sangerville, ME 04479

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: MAULE M-7-235B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1047U , Serial Number: 23043C, Year manufactured: 1998, Airworthiness Date: 01/13/1998
    Registrant (Individual): Peter A Payne, 83 Dearth Rd, Sangerville, ME 04479
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 170B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C145 SERIES (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4517C , Serial Number: 25461, Year manufactured: 1952, Airworthiness Date: 12/09/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Victor Morrel, 10 Hartford Ln, Sangerville, ME 04479

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8
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