For population 25 years and over in Searsport:
For population 15 years and over in Searsport CDP:
8 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,721 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (86.7 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (183.7 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (354.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Stockton Springs, ME (2.1 miles ), Belfast, ME (2.3 miles ), Swanville, ME (2.5 miles ), Castine, ME (2.6 miles ), Prospect, ME (2.6 miles ), Verona, ME (2.8 miles ), Northport, ME (2.9 miles ), Waldo, ME (2.9 miles ).
Latitude: 44.46 N, Longitude: 68.92 W
Area code: 207
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Work and jobs in Searsport: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Searsport, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Searsport-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 72% 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 39.0 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 29.7 miles away from Searsport center
On 9/16/1994 at 04:22:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.8 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 68.0 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 75.4 miles away from Searsport center
On 9/22/2006 at 10:39:21, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 4.3 mi) earthquake occurred 36.9 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 Waldo County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Snows: 3, Floods: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Roswell K. Colcord - Centenarian.
Hospitals/medical centers near Searsport:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Searsport:
Public high school in Searsport:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Searsport:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Searsport and their reported violations in the past:MSAD 56 FRANKFORT ELEM SCHOOL (Population served: 135, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Searsport that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 14.6%
(14.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Searsport compared to Maine state average:
Banks with branches in Searsport (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Searsport (based on Waldo County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 13.34%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
6.98% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,612 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:
6.63% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,230 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Searsport:
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Searsport, Maine:See more detailed statistics of Searsport fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2009 here
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:3
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Searsport)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Searsport, ME
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.