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Population in 2010: 2,686. Population change since 2000: +12.4%
 

Males: 1,261  (46.9%)
Females: 1,425  (53.1%)

Median resident age:  49.5 years
Maine median age:  43.0 years

Zip codes: 04614.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $41,419 (it was $31,484 in 2000)
Blue Hill:

$41,419
ME:

$46,709
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $26,736

Blue Hill town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $280,021 (it was $148,400 in 2000)
Blue Hill:

$280,021
ME:

$172,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $354,528; Detached houses: $373,202; Townhouses or other attached units: $441,662; In 2-unit structures: $477,597; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $340,989; Mobile homes: $76,021
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  • White alone - 2,600 (96.8%)
  • Asian alone - 29 (1.1%)
  • Hispanic - 21 (0.8%)
  • Two or more races - 17 (0.6%)
  • Black alone - 8 (0.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 9 (0.3%)
  • Other race alone - 2 (0.07%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Blue Hill: 256.4 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (24.6%), Irish (12.5%), United States (11.4%), French (7.0%), German (6.3%), Scottish (4.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/02/1789

Elevation: 40 feet

Land area: 62.5 square miles.

Population density: 43 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Blue Hill:

  • High school or higher: 92.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Blue Hill town:

  • Never married: 21.4%
  • Now married: 57.2%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 13.7%

55 residents are foreign born (1.5% Europe, 0.4% North America, 0.3% Asia).

This town:  2.3%
Maine:  3.3%



According to our research of Maine and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Blue Hill, Maine as of October 31, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Blue Hill to the number of sex offenders is 554 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:

Blue Hill town:  0.9% ($1,377)
Maine:  1.5% ($1,417)
Blue Hill satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (98.9 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (192.1 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (373.9 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Surry, ME (2.5 miles ), Sedgwick, ME (2.6 miles ), Penobscot, ME (2.8 miles ), Trenton, ME (3.0 miles ), Brooklin, ME (3.1 miles ), Brooksville, ME (3.1 miles ), Castine, ME (3.4 miles ), Ellsworth, ME (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 44.41 N, Longitude: 68.57 W

Area code: 207

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.2%
Maine:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (21%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Health care (6%)
  • Transportation equipment (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Private households (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Carpenters (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (5%)
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Registered nurses (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (5%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4%)

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Earthquake activity:

Blue Hill-area historical earthquake activity is above Maine state average. It is 68% 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 21.7 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 47.0 miles away from Blue Hill center
On 9/22/2006 at 10:39:21, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 4.3 mi) earthquake occurred 19.6 miles away from the city 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 64.1 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) earthquake occurred 64.2 miles away from Blue Hill 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 92.7 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 Hancock County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Snows: 3, Snows: 2, Floods: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 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).
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Birthplace of: Brian D. Rogers - Politician.


Hospitals/medical centers in Blue Hill:

  • HANCOCK COUNTY HOMECARE (Home Health Center, 82 WATER STREET)
  • BLUE HILL MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Critical Access Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 57 WATER STREET)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Blue Hill:

  • COURTLAND REHAB AND LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ELLSWORTH, ME)
  • COLLIER'S REHAB AND NURSING CTR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ELLSWORTH, ME)
  • BIRCHWOOD LIVING CENTER (Hospital, about 13 miles away; ELLSWORTH, ME)

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Blue Hill:

  • Husson University (about 31 miles; Bangor, ME; Full-time enrollment: 2,107)
  • University of Maine (about 35 miles; Orono, ME; FT enrollment: 9,235)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 81 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,074)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 98 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 2,993)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 100 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 5,629)
  • University of New England (about 112 miles; Biddeford, ME; FT enrollment: 3,850)
  • University of New Hampshire-Main Campus (about 148 miles; Durham, NH; FT enrollment: 13,290)

Private high school in Blue Hill:

  • GEORGE STEVENS ACADEMY (Students: 315; Location: 23 UNION ST; Grades: 9 - 12)

Public elementary/middle school in Blue Hill:

Private elementary/middle schools in Blue Hill:

  • THE BAY SCHOOL (Students: 94; Location: 17 BAY SCHOOL LN; Grades: PK - 8)
  • BLUE HILL HARBOR SCHOOL (Students: 6; Location: PO BOX 1629; Grades: 9 - 11)
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Library in Blue Hill:

  • BLUE HILL PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $403,553; Location: 5 PARKER POINT ROAD; 35,635 books; 2,302 audio materials; 2,520 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 52 other licensed databases; 118 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Blue Hill: Blue Hill Town Wharf (A), Blue Hill Fairground (B), Blue Hill Country Club (C), Peninsula Ambulance Corps (D), Blue Hill Public Library (E), Blue Hill Volunteer Fire Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Blue Hill include: Blue Hill Congregational Church (A), First Baptist Church of Blue Hill (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Early Settlers Cemetery (1), Seaside Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Salt Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Little Peters Brook (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Blue Hill: Blue Hill Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Lee Clark Allen Gallery (Museums; PO Box 162), Fisher Jonathan MEML Museum (Historical Places & Services; Blue Hill Me).

Hotels: Heritage Motor Inn (Ellsworth Road), Captain Isaac Merrill Inn and Cafe (One Union Street).

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 29.0. This is about average.
City:

29.0
U.S.:

32.0
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 34.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

34.2
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 4.13. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

4.13
U.S.:

9.59
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.146. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.146
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.308. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.308
U.S.:

2.433

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

BLUE HILL MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Population served: 454, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-1997, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-29-1997), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-14-1997), St Compliance achieved (FEB-06-1998)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-1997, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-07-1997), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-14-1997), St Compliance achieved (FEB-06-1998)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-1997, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-28-1997), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-14-1997), St Compliance achieved (FEB-06-1998)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-1996, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-14-1997), St Compliance achieved (FEB-06-1998)
BLUE MOOSE AT JONATHANS (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In OCT-2002, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance Meeting conducted (NOV-04-2002), St Tech Assistance Visit (NOV-04-2002), St Boil Water Order (NOV-04-2002), St Public Notif requested (NOV-04-2002), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-04-2002), St Public Notif received (MAR-07-2003), St Compliance achieved (JUN-24-2003)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2001, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-02-2001), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-02-2001), St Compliance achieved (APR-25-2001)
Past monitoring violations:
  • PN Violation for NPDWR Violation - Between NOV-06-2002 and MAR-07-2003, Contaminant: Public Notice. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-07-2003)
  • 23 routine major monitoring violations
  • 9 regular monitoring violations
GEORGE STEVENS ACADEMY (Population served: 380, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-30-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-30-2006), St Public Notif received (JUL-25-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-25-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-25-2006), St Public Notif received (JUN-12-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-13-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-13-2006), St Public Notif received (MAR-09-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between JAN-11-2005 and MAR-25-2005, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-23-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-25-2005)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In MAR-2003, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-19-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-19-2003), St Public Notif received (MAY-30-2003), St Compliance achieved (OCT-09-2003)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
MSU 93 BLUE HILL CONS SCHOOL (Population served: 316, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between JAN-11-2006 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-18-2006)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 49 regular monitoring violations
THE WESCOTT FORGE (Population served: 279, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-1997, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-22-1997), St Compliance achieved (APR-09-1998)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-1998, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-01-1998), St Compliance achieved (JUN-16-2000)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-1998, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-01-1998), St Compliance achieved (JUN-16-2000)
  • 11 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2002, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-25-2002), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-25-2002), St Public Notif received (SEP-11-2003), St Compliance achieved (SEP-11-2003)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2002, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-17-2002), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-17-2002), St Compliance achieved (JUL-10-2002)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2001, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-30-2001), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-30-2001), St Compliance achieved (MAR-04-2002)
Past monitoring violations:
  • PN Violation for NPDWR Violation - Between AUG-25-2002 and SEP-11-2003, Contaminant: Public Notice. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-11-2003)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2001, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-26-2001), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-26-2001), St Compliance achieved (MAR-04-2002)
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • 5 regular monitoring violations
CAPTAIN ISAAC MERRILL INN (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-24-2003), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-16-2004), St Public Notif received (2 times from JAN-03-2005 to MAY-25-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • PN Violation for NPDWR Violation - Between SEP-21-2003 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-16-2004)
  • 28 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
BECKYS HOUSE OF PIZZA (Population served: 126, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Blue Hill that have no violations reported:

  • MARLINTINIS GRILL, INC (Population served: 170, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ARBORVINE REST/MOVEABLE FEASTS (Population served: 147, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  57.3%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.4%
Whole state:  9.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

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

13.5%
Whole state:

10.9%

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

3.5%
Whole state:

4.1%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Blue Hill, ME

22 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

Blue Hill compared to Maine state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.


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Banks with branches in Blue Hill (2011 data):

  • The First, N.A.: Blue Hill Branch at 1 South Street, branch established on 1999/12/13. Info updated 2010/06/01: Bank assets: $1,338.8 mil, Deposits: $942.2 mil, headquarters in Damariscotta, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: First Bancorp, Inc., The
  • The Camden National Bank: Blue Hill Branch at 9 Tenney Hill, branch established on 1974/07/08. Info updated 2008/02/27: Bank assets: $2,266.8 mil, Deposits: $1,604.6 mil, headquarters in Camden, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 39 total offices, Holding Company: Camden National Corporation
  • Bar Harbor Bank & Trust: Blue Hill Branch at 21 Main Street, branch established on 1960/03/11. Info updated 2007/04/24: Bank assets: $1,166.8 mil, Deposits: $723.6 mil, headquarters in Bar Harbor, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Bar Harbor Bankshares

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (70%)
  • Wood (13%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

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Religion statistics for Blue Hill town (based on Hancock County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 27.86%
Here27.9%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Church of ChristAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAEpiscopal ChurchUnited Methodist Church
Adherents43.6%13.6%12.3%7.8%7.4%
Congregations10.3%19.6%17.5%8.2%17.5%
NameChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Evangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaCommunity Church of ChristAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents2.2%1.9%1.8%1.6%7.8%
Congregations4.1%1.0%3.1%3.1%15.5%
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: 32
Hancock County:

6.01 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Hancock County:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Hancock County:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 115
Here:

21.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.4%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Hancock County:

25.4%
Maine:

25.0%

5.90% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($45,152 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.90%
Maine average:

6.39%

0.20% of residents moved from foreign countries ($440 average AGI)
Hancock County:

0.20%
Maine average:

0.12%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Penobscot County, ME  1.20% ($39,561 average AGI)
from Washington County, ME  0.34% ($32,097)
from Cumberland County, ME  0.26% ($39,291)


5.62% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,919 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.62%
Maine average:

6.44%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($206 average AGI)
Hancock County:

0.09%
Maine average:

0.07%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Penobscot County, ME  1.21% ($28,576 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, ME  0.34% ($34,819)
to Waldo County, ME  0.22% ($31,891)

Strongest AM radio stations in Blue Hill:

  • WDEA (1370 AM; 5 kW; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WZON (620 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WABI (910 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, 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)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Blue Hill:

  • WERU-FM (89.9 FM; BLUE HILL, ME; Owner: SALT POND COMMUNITY B/C COMPANY)
  • WFZX (101.7 FM; SEARSPORT, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWMJ (95.7 FM; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBFB (104.7 FM; BELFAST, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKIT-FM (100.3 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WNSX (97.7 FM; WINTER HARBOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLKE (99.1 FM; BAR HARBOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMEH (90.9 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWBX (97.1 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMEP (90.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQSS (102.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEZQ (92.9 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHCF (88.5 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: BANGOR BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WVOM (103.9 FM; HOWLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBQI (107.7 FM; BAR HARBOR, ME; Owner: MARINER BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WMCM (103.3 FM; ROCKLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBYA (105.5 FM; ISLESBORO, ME; Owner: MARINER BROADCASTING LIMTED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Blue Hill:

  • WMEB-TV (Channel 12; ORONO, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCKD-LP (Channel 30; BANGOR/DEDHAM, ME; Owner: J. MCLEOD, ME FAMILY B/CING., INC.)
  • WLBZ (Channel 2; BANGOR, ME; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBGR-LP (Channel 33; BANGOR/DEDHAM, ME; Owner: MAINE FAMILY BROADCASTING, INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Blue Hill, Maine:
  • Fatal accident count: 12
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 17
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 4
  • Fatalities: 14
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 31
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Maine average:
  • Fatal accident count: 56
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 80
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 21
  • Fatalities: 61
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 134
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 4

See more detailed statistics of Blue Hill fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 6 meters (20ft)
Total costs: $2,052,000
Total average daily traffic: 2,450
Total average daily truck traffic: 195
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 3,675


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • DANIEL A MC GRAW, Blue Hill Mountain (Lat: 44.433250 Lon: -68.589333), Type: 53.0, Overall height: 47.7 m
    Registrant: 2076673013, Danmcgraw@roadrunner.Com, 529 MORGAN BAY ROAD
  • Blue Hill Mountain (Lat: 44.434444 Lon: -68.589722), Type: 49.0, Overall height: 43 m
    Registrant: 2076676222

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Summit Of Blue Hill Mountain (Lat: 44.434528 Lon: -68.589750), Call Sign: WNNP541
    Assigned Frequencies: 861.712 MHz, 862.712 MHz, 863.712 MHz, 864.712 MHz, 865.712 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/10/2009, Expiration Date: 04/11/2019
    Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Main Street (Lat: 44.414167 Lon: -68.585556), Type: Building, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 4 m, Call Sign: WPPY276
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.937 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/19/2005, Expiration Date: 03/09/2015, Certifier: Gordon Emerson
    Registrant: Olver Associates Inc, 290 Main Street, Winterport, ME 04496, Phone: (207) 223-2232, Fax: (207) 223-5448, Email:
  • Blue Hill Mountain (Lat: 44.434444 Lon: -68.589722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 43 m, Overall height: 49 m, Call Sign: WQAG948
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.400 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/28/2004, Expiration Date: 05/28/2014, Certifier: Carl Croft
    Registrant: Shulman, Rogers, Gandal, Pordy & Ecker, P.A., 12505 Park Potomac Ave., 6th Flr, Potomac, MD 20854, Phone: (301) 255-0553, Fax: (301) 230-2891
  • Lat: 44.434528 Lon: -68.589750, Call Sign: WQKI604
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.300 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/03/2009, Expiration Date: 06/03/2019, Certifier: John Doyon
    Registrant: Shulman,Rogers,Gandal,Pordy & Ecker, P.A., 11921 Rockville Pike, 3rd Floor, Rockville, MD 20852, Phone: (301) 255-0553, Fax: (301) 230-2891

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Blue Hill)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-161 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 221ND , Serial Number: 2842110, Year manufactured: 2001, Airworthiness Date: 01/15/2001
    Registrant (Individual): Benjamin R Bamford, 1232 Morgan Bay Rd, Blue Hill, ME 04614
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 114 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 61858 , Serial Number: 18052807, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 02/15/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Albert B Boardman, 1257 Pleasant St, Blue Hill, ME 04614


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 10
  • Hazardous Condition: 23
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 9

Incident types - Blue Hill


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Blue Hill, ME
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