For population 25 years and over in West Bath:
For population 15 years and over in West Bath town:
37 residents are foreign born (0.9% Europe, 0.5% Asia, 0.4% North America, 0.2% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (25.0 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (123.9 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (293.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Bath, ME (1.9 miles ), Arrowsic, ME (1.9 miles ), Brunswick Station, ME (2.0 miles ), Brunswick, ME (2.3 miles ), Phippsburg, ME (2.4 miles ), Topsham, ME (2.5 miles ), Woolwich, ME (2.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.87 N, Longitude: 69.86 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 207
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in West Bath: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in West Bath, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
West Bath-area historical tornado activity is above Maine state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/8/1996, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 21.8 miles away from the West Bath town center caused $10,000 in damages.
On 7/31/1971, a category F2 tornado 37.0 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:West Bath-area historical earthquake activity is near Maine state average. It is 79% 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 90.8 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 91.2 miles away from West Bath 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 45.3 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) earthquake occurred 77.3 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 34.0 miles away from West Bath 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 56.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Sagadahoc County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near West Bath:
Heliports located in West Bath:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to West Bath:
Public elementary/middle school in West Bath:
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Private elementary/middle school in West Bath:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 18.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.58. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 23.2 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 13.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.9 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in West Bath and their reported violations in the past:MSU 47 PHIPPSBURG ELEM.SCHOOL (Population served: 206, Groundwater):
Past health violations:MSU 47 GEORGETOWN CENTRAL SCH (Population served: 106, Groundwater):
Past health 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:
2 people in homes for the mentally retarded
West Bath compared to Maine state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for West Bath (based on Sagadahoc County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 18.91%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
10.24% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($45,027 average adjusted gross income)
0.30% of residents moved from foreign countries ($809 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
10.20% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,982 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($326 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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West Bath fatal accident list:
Dec 12, 2009 05:00 PM, New Meadows Road, Lat: 43.91928889, Lon: -69.86180278, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 5
Total length: 35 meters (115ft)
Total costs: $172,000
Total average daily traffic: 66,545
Total average daily truck traffic: 5,626
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in West Bath)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in West Bath)
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in West Bath, ME