For population 25 years and over in South Thomaston:
For population 15 years and over in South Thomaston town:
29 residents are foreign born (1.2% Europe, 0.4% Asia, 0.3% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (62.2 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (154.1 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (335.8 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Owls Head, ME (1.9 miles ), Thomaston, ME (2.0 miles ), Rockland, ME (2.3 miles ), St. George, ME (2.4 miles ), Cushing, ME (2.7 miles ), Warren, ME (3.0 miles ), Rockport, ME (3.2 miles ), Friendship, ME (3.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.03 N, Longitude: 69.13 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 207
Work and jobs in South Thomaston: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in South Thomaston, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:South Thomaston-area historical earthquake activity is near Maine state average. It is 81% 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 53.5 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 36.4 miles away from South Thomaston 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 74.6 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 54.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/22/2006 at 10:39:21, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 4.3 mi) earthquake occurred 51.7 miles away from South Thomaston center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 98.1 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 Knox County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Winter Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near South Thomaston:
Local government website: WWW.TOWN.SOUTH-THOMASTON.ME.US
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to South Thomaston:
See full list of schools located in South Thomaston
Public elementary/middle school in South Thomaston:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 6.27. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in South Thomaston and their reported violations in the past:WATERMANS BEACH LOBSTER (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in South Thomaston that have no violations reported:
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:
South Thomaston compared to Maine state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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 South Thomaston town (based on Knox County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 27.32%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 17
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Number of full-service restaurants: 79
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
5.90% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($48,077 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:
6.12% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($44,148 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 South Thomaston:
Strongest FM radio stations in South Thomaston:
TV broadcast stations around South Thomaston:
South Thomaston fatal accident list:
Jun 20, 2011 09:53 PM, Sr-73, Lat: 44.01491667, Lon: -69.13224167, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 6, 2007 12:30 AM, Sr-73, Lat: 44.011736, Lon: -69.177983, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 28, 2004 08:58 PM, Buttermilk Lane, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 5, 2003 11:15 PM, Sr-131, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 2, 1998 87:99 PM, Buttermilk Lane, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 12, 1997 00:01 AM, 131, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 22, 1988 07:13 PM, 60146015, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 3, Drunken drivers: 2
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 5 meters (16ft)
Total costs: $2,415,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,993
Total average daily truck traffic: 295
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 5,670
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in South Thomaston)
FAA Registered Aircraft:9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in South Thomaston)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for South Thomaston, ME