Stockholm, Maine

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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 2017: $47,081 (it was $31,563 in 2000)
Stockholm:

$47,081
ME:

$56,277

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,973 (it was $15,246 in 2000)

Stockholm town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $93,045 (it was $53,800 in 2000)
Stockholm:

$93,045
ME:

$191,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $129,889; detached houses: $136,408; townhouses or other attached units: $121,483; in 2-unit structures: $139,649; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $36,929; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $203,202; mobile homes: $56,131; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $64,296
March 2019 cost of living index in Stockholm: 89.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Stockholm, ME (2010)
    • 24998.4%White alone
    • 31.2%Two or more races
    • 10.4%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Maine and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Stockholm, Maine as of September 21, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Stockholm is 253 to 1.


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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, Maine map

5 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.8%
Maine:

2.9%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Stockholm town:

1.1% ($600)
Maine:

1.5% ($1,417)

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

Distribution of median household income in Stockholm, ME in 2017
Stockholm satellite photo by USGS
Most common industries in Stockholm, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (20.6%)
  • Health care (16.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.9%)
  • Construction (7.6%)
  • Food (6.1%)
  • Public administration (6.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (17.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (13.5%)
  • Construction (13.5%)
  • Food (10.8%)
  • Public administration (8.1%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (6.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (38.6%)
  • Educational services (24.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.3%)
  • U. S. Postal service (5.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.5%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Stockholm, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (8.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.9%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (5.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.6%)
  • Electricians (4.6%)
  • Registered nurses (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.2%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (10.8%)
  • Electricians (8.1%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (6.8%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (5.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.1%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (10.5%)
  • Registered nurses (8.8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.3%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.5%)

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 Stockholm 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 Stockholm 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 Stockholm 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 (13).
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)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

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

Points of interest:

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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

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%

For population 15 years and over in Stockholm:

Marital status in Stockholm, ME
  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 60.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 7.3%

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
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.9
Maine average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Stockholm, ME (based on Aroostook County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic22,20027
Mainline Protestant5,84540
Evangelical Protestant4,41151
Other9577
Orthodox101
None38,447-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 29
This 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.
State:

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

7.78 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

9.17 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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%

2.63% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,444 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.63%
Maine average:

5.91%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Penobscot County, ME  0.43% ($40,241 average AGI)
from Cumberland County, ME  0.17% ($32,023)
from York County, ME  0.08% ($41,350)


3.60% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,040 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.60%
Maine average:

5.73%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,105 average AGI)
Aroostook County:

0.08%
Maine average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Penobscot County, ME  0.58% ($33,912 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, ME  0.29% ($37,827)
to York County, ME  0.25% ($35,172)

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)

Stockholm fatal accident list:

Aug 14, 2015 09:21 PM, Sr-161 New Sweden Road, Lake Street, Lat: 47.029919, Lon: -68.168181, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 23ft / 7.5mTotal length
  • 6,999Total average daily traffic
  • 348Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,881Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Stockholm)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

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:

7
  • 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: 12/17/2013, Expiration Date: 02/22/2024, 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
  • Call Sign: KC1CQC, Licensee ID: L01898616, Grant Date: 10/20/2014, Expiration Date: 10/20/2024, Certifier: Randy L King, Registrant: Randy L King, 401 Main Street, Stockholm, ME 04783

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Stockholm, ME
  • 79.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 20.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Stockholm, ME
  • 78.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 21.4%Wood


Stockholm compared to Maine state average:

  • Median house value 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.
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