Westmanland, Maine

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Population in 2010: 62. Population change since 2000: -12.7%
 
Males: 34  (54.8%)
Females: 28  (45.2%)
Median resident age:  55.0 years
Maine median age:  43.0 years
Estimated median household income in 2016: $42,067 (it was $30,750 in 2000)
Westmanland:

$42,067
ME:

$53,079

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $21,124 (it was $13,551 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $118,425 (it was $70,000 in 2000)
Westmanland:

$118,425
ME:

$184,700

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $125,039; Detached houses: $133,261; Townhouses or other attached units: $227,405; In 2-unit structures: $202,827; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $29,654; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $218,247; Mobile homes: $46,901; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $121,366
  • Races in Westmanland, ME (2010)

    Westmanland races chart
    • 6198.4%White alone
    • 11.6%American Indian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Westmanland: 92.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Swedish (31.0%), Irish (28.2%), English (19.7%), French (16.9%), German (8.5%), Italian (7.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 35.7 square miles.

Population density: 1.7 people per square mile   (very low).

For population 25 years and over in Westmanland:

  • High school or higher: 91.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.9%
  • Unemployed: 19.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Westmanland town:

  • Never married: 23.9%
  • Now married: 53.7%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 14.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Westmanland town:  0.8% ($550)
Maine:  1.5% ($1,417)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (248.0 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (349.8 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (507.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Perham, ME (2.0 miles ), New Sweden, ME (2.3 miles ), Stockholm, ME (2.8 miles ), Wade, ME (3.4 miles ), Caribou, ME (3.5 miles ), Washburn, ME (3.5 miles ), Loring AFB, ME (3.9 miles ), Castle Hill, ME (4.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $55,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $65,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 46.95 N, Longitude: 68.22 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 207

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

0.0%
Maine:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Average climate in Westmanland, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Westmanland-area historical earthquake activity is below Maine state average. It is 95% 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 21.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 315.3 miles away from Westmanland 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 180.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 362.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 289.8 miles away from Westmanland center
On 9/16/1994 at 04:22:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 113.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Aroostook County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 8, Snows: 7, Heavy Rains: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Westmanland:

  • CARY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; CARIBOU, ME)
  • MAINE VETERANS HOME - CARIBOU (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CARIBOU, ME)
  • CARIBOU REHAB AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CARIBOU, ME)
  • PROFESSIONAL HOME NURSING INC (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; CARIBOU, ME)
  • VALLEY HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; CARIBOU, ME)
  • VISITING NURSES OF AROOSTOOK (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; CARIBOU, ME)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Westmanland:

  • University of Maine (about 144 miles; Orono, ME; Full-time enrollment: 8,931)
  • Husson University (about 150 miles; Bangor, ME; FT enrollment: 2,421)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 184 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 197 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 243 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 249 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 249 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)

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Notable location: Guerette Camp (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Westmanland Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes: Little Mud Pond (A), Mud Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Alexander Brook (A), McClusky Brook (B), Mud Brook (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Aroostook County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 59.0. This is better than average.

City:

59.0
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.155. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.155
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.97. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.97
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.529. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.529
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.1
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 5.08. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.08
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.0 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  61.3%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  9.7%
Whole state:  9.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 3.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

8.3%
Whole state:

10.9%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Maine average:

11.2

Westmanland travel time to work - commute Westmanland mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Westmanland town (based on Aroostook County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic22,20027
Mainline Protestant5,84540
Evangelical Protestant4,41151
Other9577
Orthodox101
None38,447-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 29
Aroostook County:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Aroostook County:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 56
Aroostook County:

7.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 66
Here:

9.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

11.02 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.7%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Aroostook County:

27.6%
Maine:

25.0%

3.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,766 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.21%
Maine average:

5.50%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,181 average AGI)
Aroostook County:

0.08%
Maine average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Penobscot County, ME  0.46% ($28,764 average AGI)
from Cumberland County, ME  0.20% ($23,132)
from Hartford County, CT  0.09% ($34,920)


3.74% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,623 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.74%
Maine average:

5.62%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($830 average AGI)
Aroostook County:

0.11%
Maine average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Penobscot County, ME  0.67% ($29,433 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, ME  0.37% ($47,612)
to Kennebec County, ME  0.14% ($29,722)

Strongest AM radio stations in Westmanland:

  • WFST (600 AM; 5 kW; CARIBOU, ME; Owner: NORTHERN BROADCAST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WEGP (1390 AM; 5 kW; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: DECELLES/SMITH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WREM (710 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MONTICELLO, ME; Owner: ALLAN H WEINER)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZON (620 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Westmanland:

  • WBPW (96.9 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQHR (96.1 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOZI (101.9 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMEM (106.1 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W274AF (102.7 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: BANGOR BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WCXU (97.7 FM; CARIBOU, ME; Owner: THE CANXUS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCXX (102.3 FM; MADAWASKA, ME; Owner: THE CANXUS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 120Total average daily traffic
  • 6Total average daily truck traffic
  • 180Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (56%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (44%)

Westmanland compared to Maine state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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