For population 25 years and over in Washburn:
For population 15 years and over in Washburn town:
43 residents are foreign born (1.5% North America, 0.5% Asia, 0.4% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (239.3 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (341.1 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (500.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Wade, ME (2.1 miles ), Mapleton, ME (2.4 miles ), Castle Hill, ME (2.4 miles ), Woodland, ME (2.6 miles ), Perham, ME (2.9 miles ), Caribou, ME (2.9 miles ), Presque Isle, ME (3.1 miles ), Chapman, ME (3.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 46.78 N, Longitude: 68.14 W
Area code: 207
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Washburn detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Work and jobs in Washburn: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Washburn, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Washburn-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Maine state average. It is 97% 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 27.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), 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: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Snows: 5, Floods: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Snows: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Local government website: WASHBURNMAINE.COM
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Washburn:
Public high school in Washburn:
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Public elementary/middle school in Washburn:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.20. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.745. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.155. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.65. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 27.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Washburn and their reported violations in the past:WASHBURN WATER DEPT. (Population served: 768, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
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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:
Washburn compared to Maine state average:
Banks with branches in Washburn (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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1996 Presidential Elections Results
2000 Presidential Elections Results
2008 Presidential Elections Results
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Religion statistics for Washburn (based on Aroostook County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 60.84%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 29
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 56
Number of full-service restaurants: 66
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
3.86% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,356 average adjusted gross income)
0.17% of residents moved from foreign countries ($994 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.01% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,517 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($774 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Washburn:
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Washburn fatal accident list:
Apr 2, 2004 09:40 PM, Sr-164, Caribou Lake Road, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 12, 2003 11:45 PM, Sr-164, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 1, 1997 09:30 AM, Parsonsroa, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 30, 1997 02:38 PM, 164, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 12, 1984 12:15 AM, 62016977, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 16, 1983 00:30 AM, 6203, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 4, 1982 05:13 PM, 62056206 0, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 5
Total length: 18 meters (59ft)
Total costs: $1,146,000
Total average daily traffic: 5,570
Total average daily truck traffic: 426
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 8,153
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Washburn)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Washburn, ME