For population 25 years and over in Tremont:
For population 15 years and over in Tremont town:
23 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (103.0 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (191.3 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (374.5 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Southwest Harbor, ME (1.7 miles ), Mount Desert, ME (2.4 miles ), Cranberry Isles, ME (2.5 miles) , Swans Island, ME (2.8 miles ), Frenchboro, ME (3.0 miles) , Brooklin, ME (3.1 miles ), Bar Harbor, ME (3.5 miles ), Trenton, ME (3.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.25 N, Longitude: 68.37 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 207
Work and jobs in Tremont: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Tremont, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Tremont-area historical earthquake activity is above Maine state average. It is 68% 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 12.7 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 59.1 miles away from Tremont center
On 9/22/2006 at 10:39:21, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 4.3 mi) earthquake occurred 11.2 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 72.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/16/1994 at 04:22:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.2 miles away from Tremont center
On 12/29/2006 at 21:21:10, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, 3.1 LG, Depth: 5.2 mi) earthquake occurred 12.1 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 Hancock County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Snows: 3, Snows: 2, Floods: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: John F. Bickford - Navy Medal of Honor recipient.
Medal of Honor Recipient born in Tremont: John F. Bickford.
Hospitals/medical centers near Tremont:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tremont:
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Public elementary/middle school in Tremont:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 34.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 4.13. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.1 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.146. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.308. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.
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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:
2 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000
Tremont compared to Maine state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Tremont town (based on Hancock County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 27.86%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 32
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Number of full-service restaurants: 115
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
5.90% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($45,152 average adjusted gross income)
0.20% of residents moved from foreign countries ($440 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.62% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,919 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($206 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total average daily traffic: 3,800
Total average daily truck traffic: 304
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 5,440
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