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Population in 2010: 253. Population change since 2000: -6.6%
 
Males: 123  (48.6%)
Females: 130  (51.4%)
Median resident age:  46.7 years
Maine median age:  43.0 years

Zip codes: 04783.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $42,088 (it was $31,563 in 2000)
Stockholm:

$42,088
ME:

$46,709
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $21,164 (it was $15,246 in 2000)

Stockholm town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $85,951 (it was $53,800 in 2000)
Stockholm:

$85,951
ME:

$172,300
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $88,635; Detached houses: $90,790; Mobile homes: $37,981
Stockholm races chart
  • White alone - 249 (98.4%)
  • Two or more races - 3 (1.2%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.4%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Stockholm: 138.4 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (53.1%), Swedish (36.9%), English (12.9%), Irish (8.5%), Scottish (4.4%), German (4.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/27/1911

Elevation: 554 feet

Land area: 34.6 square miles.

Population density: 7.3 people per square mile   (very low).

Stockholm,ME real estate house value index trend

Stockholm, Maine map

For population 25 years and over in Stockholm:

  • High school or higher: 78.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Stockholm town:

  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 60.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 7.3%

5 residents are foreign born

This town:  1.8%
Maine:  3.3%



According to our research of Maine and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Stockholm, Maine as of May 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Stockholm to the number of sex offenders is 127 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Stockholm town:  1.1% ($600)
Maine:  1.5% ($1,417)
Stockholm satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (256.1 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (357.9 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (515.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: New Sweden, ME (2.6 miles ), Westmanland, ME (2.8 miles) , Perham, ME (3.4 miles ), Van Buren, ME (3.5 miles ), Loring AFB, ME (3.8 miles ), Caswell, ME (3.8 miles ), Hamlin, ME (3.8 miles ), Caribou, ME (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 47.05 N, Longitude: 68.14 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 207

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

7.1%
Maine:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (14%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Food (11%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Health care (39%)
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • U. S. Postal service (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Metal and metal products (4%)
  • Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (12%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Electricians (8%)
  • Secondary school teachers (7%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Other protective service workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (11%)
  • Registered nurses (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Accountants and auditors (4%)
  • Other financial specialists (4%)

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

Average climate in Stockholm, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Earthquake activity:

Stockholm-area historical earthquake activity is below Maine state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/14/2006 at 09:34:49, a magnitude 4.0 (3.5 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 14.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 26.9 miles away from the city center
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 322.1 miles away from Stockholm 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 187.4 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 369.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 297.8 miles away from Stockholm center
On 9/16/1994 at 04:22:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 121.0 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 Aroostook County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 8, Snows: 7, Heavy Rains: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Stockholm topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Stockholm:

  • BORDERVIEW REHAB AND LIVING CTR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; VAN BUREN, ME)
  • L'ACADIE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; VAN BUREN, ME)
  • VAN BUREN COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 13 miles away; VAN BUREN, ME)
  • CARY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; CARIBOU, ME)
  • MAINE VETERANS HOME - CARIBOU (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CARIBOU, ME)
  • CARIBOU REHAB AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CARIBOU, ME)
  • VISITING NURSES OF AROOSTOOK (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; CARIBOU, ME)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Stockholm:

  • University of Maine (about 152 miles; Orono, ME; Full-time enrollment: 8,931)
  • Husson University (about 158 miles; Bangor, ME; FT enrollment: 2,421)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 192 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 205 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 251 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 257 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 257 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)

Public elementary/middle school in Stockholm:

See full list of schools located in Stockholm

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Stockholm School is no longer serving the needs of students. Stockholm children are tuitioned to New Sweden Elementary

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Notable locations in Stockholm: Stockholm Volunteer Fire Department (A), Stockholm Historical Society Museum (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: First Saint Theresa Cemetery (1), Saint Theresa Cemetery (2), Stockholm Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Moose Pond (A), Mud Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Armstrong Brook (A), Snake Brook (B), Violette Brook (C), Cedar Brook (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Aroostook 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 2010 was 30.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

30.7
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 17.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 9.44. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.44
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Stockholm that have no violations reported:

  • EUREKA HALL REST (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  68.2%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  9.1%
Whole state:  9.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households

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

8.5%
Whole state:

10.9%

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

0.0%
Whole state:

4.1%

Stockholm 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage 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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (79%)
  • Wood (21%)

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 Stockholm town (based on Aroostook County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 60.84%
Here: 60.8%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAUnited Methodist Church The Wesleyan ChurchAssemblies of God
Adherents70.7%8.7%5.8%5.6%1.6%
Congregations25.5%15.1%11.3%5.7%5.7%
NameUnited Church of ChristEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaLDS (Mormon) ChurchEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents1.6%1.3%1.1%1.0%2.6%
Congregations9.4%2.8%3.8%5.7%15.1%
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: 29
Aroostook County:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Aroostook County:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 56
Aroostook County:

7.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 66
Here:

9.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.7%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Aroostook County:

27.6%
Maine:

25.0%

3.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,766 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.21%
Maine average:

5.50%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,181 average AGI)
Aroostook County:

0.08%
Maine average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Penobscot County, ME  0.46% ($28,764 average AGI)
from Cumberland County, ME  0.20% ($23,132)
from Hartford County, CT  0.09% ($34,920)


3.74% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,623 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.74%
Maine average:

5.62%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($830 average AGI)
Aroostook County:

0.11%
Maine average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Penobscot County, ME  0.67% ($29,433 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, ME  0.37% ($47,612)
to Kennebec County, ME  0.14% ($29,722)

Strongest AM radio stations in Stockholm:

  • WFST (600 AM; 5 kW; CARIBOU, ME; Owner: NORTHERN BROADCAST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WEGP (1390 AM; 5 kW; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: DECELLES/SMITH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WREM (710 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MONTICELLO, ME; Owner: ALLAN H WEINER)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Stockholm:

  • WBPW (96.9 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQHR (96.1 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOZI (101.9 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMEM (106.1 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCXX (102.3 FM; MADAWASKA, ME; Owner: THE CANXUS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCXU (97.7 FM; CARIBOU, ME; Owner: THE CANXUS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W274AF (102.7 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: BANGOR BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WMEF (106.5 FM; FORT KENT, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP)
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 5 meters (16ft)
Total costs: $182,000
Total average daily traffic: 2,377
Total average daily truck traffic: 207
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 3,566

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Atop Stockholm Mountain 1.2 Miles East Of (Lat: 47.044222 Lon: -68.113917), Structure height: 128 m, Call Sign: KNKN729
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/30/2011, Expiration Date: 10/01/2021, Certifier: Richard Ekstrand
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • STEVE OLSON, Atop Stockholm Mountain (Lat: 47.044167 Lon: -68.113889), Type: 128.0, Overall height: 123.4 m
    Registrant: 3207622000, Www.Rccwireless.Com, 3905 DAKOTA ST SW
  • Jerri L Janjua, Atop Stockholm Mountain (Lat: 47.044167 Lon: -68.113889), Type: 128.0, Overall height: 123.4 m
    Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY, #150 GASA5REG
  • Atop Stockholm Mountain (Lat: 47.044167 Lon: -68.113889), Type: 128.0, Overall height: 123.4 m
    Registrant: 2079459979, , 1 CUMBERLAND PLACE STE 112
  • Atop Stockholm Mountain (Lat: 47.044167 Lon: -68.113889), Type: 128.0, Overall height: 123.4 m
    Registrant: 3208082132, Kraigeb@rccw.Com, 3905 DAKOTA ST SW

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STOCKHOLM, Atop Stockholm Mountain (Lat: 47.044167 Lon: -68.113889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 123.4 m, Overall height: 128 m, Call Sign: WPXJ483
    Assigned Frequencies: 2128.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/16/2003, Expiration Date: 04/16/2013, Cancellation Date: 09/16/2009, Certifier: Scott Donlea
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: N1EYG, Licensee ID: L00245953
    Grant Date: 01/13/1998, Expiration Date: 01/13/2008, Cancellation Date: 01/14/2010
    Registrant: Harry O Roth, Donworth St, Stockholm, ME 04783-0117
  • Call Sign: WL7CD, Licensee ID: L00410077
    Grant Date: 02/11/2004, Expiration Date: 02/22/2014, Cancellation Date: 12/22/2011, Certifier: Alton N Ketch Ii
    Registrant: Alton N Ketch Ii, 317 Lake Shore Dr, Stockholm, ME 04783-5530
  • Call Sign: WL7DE, Licensee ID: L00410076
    Grant Date: 02/11/2004, Expiration Date: 02/22/2014, Certifier: Jana L Ketch
    Registrant: Jana L Ketch, 317 Lake Shore Dr., Stockholm, ME 04783
  • Call Sign: KB1TDR, Licensee ID: L01526383
    Grant Date: 10/27/2009, Expiration Date: 10/27/2019, Certifier: Carl S Seccomb
    Registrant: Carl S Seccomb, 245 Main St, Stockholm, ME 04783
  • Call Sign: KB1WMG, Previous Call Sign: WL7CD, Licensee ID: L00410077
    Grant Date: 12/22/2011, Expiration Date: 02/22/2014, Cancellation Date: 11/27/2012, Certifier: Alton N Ketch Ii
    Registrant: Alton N Ketch Ii, 317 Lake Shore Dr, Stockholm, ME 04783-5530
  • Call Sign: K1ANK, Previous Call Sign: KB1WMG, Licensee ID: L00410077
    Grant Date: 11/27/2012, Expiration Date: 11/27/2022, Certifier: Alton N Ketch Ii
    Registrant: Alton N Ketch Ii, 317 Lake Shore Dr, Stockholm, ME 04783-5530

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