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Bangor is a city in Penobscot County.
It is the county seat.
Bangor was named after a church hymn.
The latitude of Bangor is 44.801N. The longitude is -68.778W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 118 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 31,550.
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6% of Bangor residents report German ancestry, and 17% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Bangor ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Bangor was $19,295, compared with $21,587 nationally.
27% of Bangor residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Historic districts in Bangor include Bangor Theological Seminary Historic District, Broadway Historic District, Great Fire of 1911 Historic District, West Market Square Historic District, Whitney Park Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Bangor, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $435. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $921.
Libraries in Bangor include Bangor Public Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Bangor include Bangor Daily News
TV stations in Bangor include WABI, WLBZ, WVII.
National Public Radio programming is carried locally by WMEH.
The average commute time for Bangor workers is 15 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 6 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Bangor between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 1.9 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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