For population 25 years and over in Waterford:
For population 15 years and over in Waterford town:
17 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (42.4 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (130.7 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (282.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.19 N, Longitude: 70.71 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 207
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Waterford: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Waterford, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Waterford-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Maine state average. It is 70% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/31/1971, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 29.4 miles away from the Waterford town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 7/31/1971, a category F2 tornado 30.4 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Waterford-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 65.3 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 32.0 miles away from Waterford center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 60.2 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) earthquake occurred 62.1 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 29.4 miles away from Waterford 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 27.9 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).
Birthplace of: Thomas Treadwell Stone - Abolitionist, Cyrus Hamlin - Middlebury College president, Charles Farrar Browne - (1834-1867), (Artemus Ward).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Waterford:
See full list of schools located in Waterford
Public elementary/middle school in Waterford:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Waterford and their reported violations in the past:CAMP WAZIYATAH (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past health violations:PAPOOSE POND RESORT#2 (Population served: 225, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Waterford that have no violations reported:
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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:
Waterford compared to Maine state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Waterford (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 Waterford:
Strongest FM radio stations in Waterford:
TV broadcast stations around Waterford:
Waterford fatal accident list:
Apr 16, 2009 05:04 PM, Sr-35, Lat: 44.14008889, Lon: -70.70054167, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 15, 2009 08:35 AM, Five Kezars Road, Lat: 44.21137222, Lon: -70.79572778, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 24, 2003 02:00 AM, Mill Hill Road, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 21, 1988 09:50 PM, 50045005, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Aug 28, 1987 06:30 AM, 3145, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 29, 1983 11:00 PM, 31083109, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 28, 1976 01:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 10See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Waterford, ME
Total length: 17 meters (56ft)
Total costs: $2,724,000
Total average daily traffic: 6,862
Total average daily truck traffic: 509
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 10,039
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Waterford)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Waterford, ME
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.