For population 25 years and over in Wilton:
For population 15 years and over in Wilton CDP:
143 residents are foreign born (1.7% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,284 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (64.1 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (162.8 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (318.3 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Jay, ME (2.3 miles ), Temple, ME (2.5 miles ), Farmington, ME (2.6 miles ), Chisholm, ME (2.7 miles ), Chesterville, ME (2.8 miles ), Livermore Falls, ME (2.9 miles ), Dixfield, ME (3.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.59 N, Longitude: 70.23 W
Area code: 207
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Wilton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Wilton, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Wilton-area historical tornado activity is above Maine state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/31/1971, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 6.0 miles away from the Wilton place center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 7/31/1971, a category F2 tornado 15.6 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Wilton-area historical earthquake activity is near Maine state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 35.9 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 10.4 miles away from Wilton 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 62.2 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 19.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.8 miles away from Wilton center
On 9/7/2000 at 10:07:40, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 45.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Franklin County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 13, Snows: 4, Snows: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Floods: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Alpheus Beede Stickney - Railroad executive.
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wilton:
Private high school in Wilton:
Public elementary/middle schools in Wilton:
See full list of schools located in Wilton, School District: S A D 9 FARMINGTON
Private elementary/middle school in Wilton:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.52. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 11.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.13. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Wilton and their reported violations in the past:WILTON WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 2375, Surface_water):
Past health violations:WHISPERING PINES MOTEL (Address: 183 LAKE ROAD , Population served: 38, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 27.6%
(27.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 88.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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)
Wilton compared to Maine state average:
Banks with branches in Wilton (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Wilton, Maine:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Wilton (based on Franklin County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 33.34%
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: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Number of full-service restaurants: 43
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
6.34% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,744 average adjusted gross income)
0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($368 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.32% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,794 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Wilton:
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TV broadcast stations around Wilton:
See more detailed statistics of Wilton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wilton)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Wilton, ME
Businesses in Wilton, ME
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.