For population 25 years and over in Sweden:
For population 15 years and over in Sweden town:
9 residents are foreign born (1.5% Europe, 0.6% Asia, 0.6% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (42.0 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (126.0 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (285.3 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Lovell, ME (2.4 miles ), Waterford, ME (2.5 miles ), Bridgton, ME (2.6 miles ), Harrison, ME (2.8 miles ), Stoneham, ME (2.8 miles ), Stow, ME (3.1 miles ), Denmark, ME (3.3 miles ), Chatham, NH (3.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.13 N, Longitude: 70.81 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 207
Work and jobs in Sweden: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Sweden, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Sweden-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Maine state average. It is 68% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/31/1971, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 35.7 miles away from the Sweden town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 7/31/1971, a category F2 tornado 36.8 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Sweden-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 58.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1996 at 07:54:14, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 27.2 miles away from Sweden center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 55.8 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) earthquake occurred 68.2 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 35.4 miles away from Sweden 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 34.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Oxford County (28) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 15, Snows: 4, Snows: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Floods: 2, Blizzard: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Mudslide: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Sweden:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sweden:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Sweden and their reported violations in the past:CAMP TAPAWINGO (Population served: 250, Surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
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:
Sweden compared to Maine state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Sweden town (based on Oxford County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 20.59%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 14
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 45
Number of full-service restaurants: 53
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
6.14% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,652 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($362 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.09% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,647 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($290 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Sweden:
Strongest FM radio stations in Sweden:
TV broadcast stations around Sweden:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total average daily traffic: 696
Total average daily truck traffic: 54
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 1,044
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:1