For population 25 years and over in Vassalboro:
For population 15 years and over in Vassalboro town:
49 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (60.9 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (162.4 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (336.9 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: China, ME (2.3 miles ), Sidney, ME (2.6 miles ), Windsor, ME (2.8 miles ), Winslow, ME (2.9 miles ), Waterville, ME (3.0 miles ), Augusta, ME (3.0 miles ), Oakland, ME (3.1 miles ), Chelsea, ME (3.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.42 N, Longitude: 69.64 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 207
Work and jobs in Vassalboro: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Vassalboro, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Vassalboro-area historical tornado activity is above Maine state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/31/1971, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 16.8 miles away from the Vassalboro town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 7/8/1996, a category F2 tornado 18.9 miles away from the town center caused $10,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Vassalboro-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 75% 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 74.2 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 7.3 miles away from Vassalboro 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 40.7 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) earthquake occurred 86.2 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 27.2 miles away from Vassalboro center
On 9/16/1994 at 04:22:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.7 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 Kennebec County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Snows: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Floods: 2, Snows: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Henry H. Goddard - Psychologist.
Hospitals/medical centers near Vassalboro:
Local government website: www.vassalboro.com/government/government.html
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Vassalboro:
See full list of schools located in Vassalboro
Public elementary/middle school in Vassalboro:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.40. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Vassalboro and their reported violations in the past:FAT CAT GRILL (Population served: 307, Groundwater):
Past health violations:MAINE CRIMINAL JUSTICE ACADEMY (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:NATANIS GOLF COURSE (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past health violations:VOLMER COUNTRY LIVING CENTER (Population served: 36, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Vassalboro 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:
24 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Vassalboro compared to Maine state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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1996 Presidential Elections Results
2000 Presidential Elections Results
2008 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Vassalboro town (based on Kennebec County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 36.24%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 24
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 77
Number of full-service restaurants: 105
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
5.99% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,721 average adjusted gross income)
0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($253 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.01% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,476 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($211 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Vassalboro:
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TV broadcast stations around Vassalboro:
See more detailed statistics of Vassalboro fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 5
Total length: 11 meters (36ft)
Total costs: $1,140,000
Total average daily traffic: 8,270
Total average daily truck traffic: 678
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 11,677
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Vassalboro)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Vassalboro)
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Vassalboro, ME
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.