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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Piscataquis County, Maine

Piscataquis County is a county located in the U.S. state of Maine. In 2000, its population was 17,235. Its county seat is Dover-Foxcroft. Piscataquis County was incorporated in 1838, taken from parts of adjacent Penobscot and Somerset counties. It is located at the geographic center of Maine. Originally it extended north to the Canadian border, but in 1844 its northern portion was annexed by Aroostook County. In land area, Piscataquis is one of the largest U.S. counties east of the Mississippi River. Piscataquis is an Abenaki word meaning "branch of the river" or "at the river branch." Baxter State Park, a large wilderness preserve, is located in Piscataquis County. (from wikipedia)

General Information
Maine State$63,922 Average House Value (as of 2000)
16,547 Population (as of 2000)$28,732 Average House Income (as of 2000)
12,852 Population (current)1,226.4 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)139.6 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
476 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$26,601,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
4,707 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$111,155,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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