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Population in 2010: 407. Population change since 2000: -3.1%
 

Males: 206  (50.6%)
Females: 201  (49.4%)

Median resident age:  46.4 years
Maine median age:  43.0 years

Zip codes: 04495.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $34,525 (it was $28,409 in 2000)
Winn:

$34,525
ME:

$46,709
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,809

Winn town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $89,718 (it was $51,400 in 2000)
Winn:

$89,718
ME:

$172,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $102,362; Detached houses: $111,623; Townhouses or other attached units: $373,924; Mobile homes: $41,085
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Winn races chart
  • White alone - 399 (98.0%)
  • Two or more races - 6 (1.5%)
  • Black alone - 1 (0.2%)
  • Hispanic - 1 (0.2%)

Races in Winn detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Winn: 147.5 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (20.2%), United States (15.2%), Irish (13.1%), French (10.7%), French Canadian (4.5%), Scotch-Irish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 03/21/1857

Elevation: 250 feet

Land area: 44.1 square miles.

Population density: 9.2 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Winn:

  • High school or higher: 73.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Winn town:

  • Never married: 15.9%
  • Now married: 69.2%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 7.5%

6 residents are foreign born

This town:  1.4%
Maine:  3.3%



According to our research of Maine and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Winn, Maine as of July 25, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Winn to the number of sex offenders is 394 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


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

Winn town:  1.0% ($534)
Maine:  1.5% ($1,417)
Winn satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (157.5 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (257.9 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (434.0 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Mattawamkeag, ME (1.6 miles ), Woodville, ME (2.2 miles ), Lee, ME (3.0 miles ), Chester, ME (3.1 miles ), Springfield, ME (3.2 miles ), Lincoln, ME (3.3 miles ), Medway, ME (3.5 miles ), Burlington, ME (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $45,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $45,000
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 45.48 N, Longitude: 68.34 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 207

Winn household income distribution Winn home values distribution

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.7%
Maine:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Paper (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (17%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Truck transportation (14%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Repair and maintenance (6%)
  • Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (3%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Food and beverage stores (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Health care (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (6%)
  • Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (21%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Computer specialists (3%)
  • Secondary school teachers (3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (14%)
  • Cashiers (14%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (9%)
  • Registered nurses (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)

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Earthquake activity:

Winn-area historical earthquake activity is near Maine state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 79.2 miles away from the city 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 13.5 miles away from Winn center
On 9/16/1994 at 07:01:54, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 14.4 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 90.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/16/1994 at 07:40:11, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 14.4 miles away from Winn center
On 9/16/1994 at 07:44:06, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 14.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Penobscot County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Snows: 4, Heavy Rains: 2, Floods: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Winn topographic map

Political contributions by individuals in Winn, ME

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Winn:

  • University of Maine (about 44 miles; Orono, ME; Full-time enrollment: 9,235)
  • Husson University (about 51 miles; Bangor, ME; FT enrollment: 2,107)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 105 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,074)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 158 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 2,993)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 158 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 5,629)
  • University of New England (about 173 miles; Biddeford, ME; FT enrollment: 3,850)
  • Plymouth State University (about 204 miles; Plymouth, NH; FT enrollment: 4,634)

Public elementary/middle school in Winn:

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Cemeteries: South Winn Cemetery (1), East Winn Cemetery (2), Snow Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and swamps: Dwinal Pond (A), Contrary Brook Bog (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Little Gordon Brook (A), Salmon Stream (B), Flowers Brook (C), Mattakeunk Stream (D), Houston Brook (E), Contrary Brook (F), Potter Brook (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Winn and their reported violations in the past:

BERRY LAND TAKE-OUT (Population served: 72, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUL-2000, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-17-2000), St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2000)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUN-2000, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-19-2000), St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2000)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-1999, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-24-1999), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2000)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-1998, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-16-1998), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2000)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-1996, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-25-1996), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-22-1998), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2000)
Past monitoring violations:
  • PN Violation for NPDWR Violation - Between JUL-13-2003 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-1998, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-16-1998), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2000)
  • 14 routine major monitoring violations

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

Percentage of family households:
This town:  69.7%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  12.6%
Whole state:  9.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

12.8%
Whole state:

10.9%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

2.6%
Whole state:

4.1%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Winn, ME

Winn compared to Maine state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (77%)
  • Wood (21%)
  • Electricity (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Winn town (based on Penobscot County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 33.68%
Here33.7%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchUnited Church of ChristAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAEpiscopal Church
Adherents57.6%9.9%5.0%4.6%2.5%
Congregations13.6%14.4%10.6%10.6%4.5%
Name Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentNational Association of Congregational Christian ChurchesJewishLDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents2.5%2.1%2.0%1.6%12.0%
Congregations0.8%4.5%2.3%2.3%36.4%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 34
Penobscot County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 38
Penobscot County:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 85
Penobscot County:

5.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 110
Here:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.0%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Penobscot County:

28.0%
Maine:

25.0%

5.79% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,325 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.79%
Maine average:

6.39%

0.18% of residents moved from foreign countries ($499 average AGI)
Penobscot County:

0.18%
Maine average:

0.12%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Hancock County, ME  0.46% ($28,576 average AGI)
from Aroostook County, ME  0.36% ($26,056)
from Somerset County, ME  0.34% ($27,144)


5.79% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,588 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.79%
Maine average:

6.44%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($335 average AGI)
Penobscot County:

0.07%
Maine average:

0.07%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Cumberland County, ME  0.48% ($31,894 average AGI)
to Hancock County, ME  0.46% ($39,561)
to Waldo County, ME  0.38% ($34,254)

Strongest AM radio stations in Winn:

  • WZON (620 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WABI (910 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WREM (710 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MONTICELLO, ME; Owner: ALLAN H WEINER)
  • WSYY (1240 AM; 1 kW; MILLINOCKET, ME; Owner: KATAHDIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFST (600 AM; 5 kW; CARIBOU, ME; Owner: NORTHERN BROADCAST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDEA (1370 AM; 5 kW; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Winn:

  • WHCF (88.5 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: BANGOR BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WVOM (103.9 FM; HOWLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHMX (105.7 FM; LINCOLN, ME; Owner: BANGOR BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WSYY-FM (94.9 FM; MILLINOCKET, ME; Owner: KATAHDIN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Winn:

  • W34CN (Channel 34; MEDWAY, ME; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Winn fatal accident list:

Dec 17, 2002 11:13 AM, Us-2, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 23, 1995 04:30 PM, Oldmilitar, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total average daily traffic: 30
Total average daily truck traffic: 1
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 45

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

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