Castine, Maine

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Population in 2010: 1,366. Population change since 2000: +1.7%
 
Males: 909  (66.5%)
Females: 457  (33.5%)
Median resident age:  22.2 years
Maine median age:  43.0 years

Zip codes: 04421.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $60,845 (it was $46,250 in 2000)
Castine:

$60,845
ME:

$46,709
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $27,975 (it was $20,078 in 2000)

Castine town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $433,052 (it was $229,500 in 2000)
Castine:

$433,052
ME:

$172,300
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $586,722; Detached houses: $611,724; Townhouses or other attached units: $543,959; In 2-unit structures: $657,622; Mobile homes: $116,911; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $438,415
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  • White alone - 1,308 (95.8%)
  • Hispanic - 17 (1.2%)
  • Asian alone - 15 (1.1%)
  • Two or more races - 15 (1.1%)
  • Black alone - 7 (0.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (0.1%)
  • Other race alone - 2 (0.1%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Castine: 287.5 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (19.4%), Irish (18.5%), German (12.4%), French (9.2%), Scottish (8.1%), Italian (6.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1796

Elevation: 100 feet

Land area: 7.80 square miles.

Population density: 175 people per square mile   (very low).

Castine,ME real estate house value index trend

Castine, Maine map

For population 25 years and over in Castine:

  • High school or higher: 98.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 57.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 26.5%
  • Unemployed: 1.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Castine town:

  • Never married: 55.2%
  • Now married: 34.3%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 5.6%

87 residents are foreign born (2.2% North America, 1.6% Latin America, 1.4% Asia, 1.0% Europe).

This town:  6.5%
Maine:  3.3%

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

Castine town:  0.9% ($2,049)
Maine:  1.5% ($1,417)
Castine satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (88.9 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (184.2 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (356.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Brooksville, ME (2.3 miles ), Penobscot, ME (2.5 miles ), Stockton Springs, ME (2.5 miles ), Searsport, ME (2.6 miles ), Islesboro, ME (2.9 miles ), Verona, ME (2.9 miles ), Verona Island, ME (3.0 miles ), Sedgwick, ME (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $72,500
  • 1998: 10 buildings, average cost: $72,500
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $258,600
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $242,000
  • 2002: 13 buildings, average cost: $261,700
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $341,700
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $374,900
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $517,700
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $376,400
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $434,100
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $409,500
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $312,800
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $340,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $246,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $220,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.41 N, Longitude: 68.81 W

Area code: 207

Castine household income distribution Castine home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.6%
Maine:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (42%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Health care (4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Educational services (36%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Health care (8%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
  • Food and beverage stores (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (11%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Secondary school teachers (5%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (5%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (12%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (12%)
  • Customer service representatives (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)

Work and jobs in Castine: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Castine, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Castine, Maine average temperatures Castine, Maine average precipitation Castine, Maine humidity Castine, Maine wind speed Castine, Maine snowfall Castine, Maine sunshine Castine, Maine clear and cloudy days

Earthquake activity:

Castine-area historical earthquake activity is near Maine state average. It is 92% 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 33.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 242.5 miles away from Castine center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 152.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 276.3 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 35.6 miles away from Castine center
On 9/16/1994 at 04:22:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 68.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), 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: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Snows: 5, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Castine topographic map

Birthplace of: Richard Rosen - Maine State Senator.

Hospitals and medical centers in Castine:

  • CASTINE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (provides emergency services, COURT ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Castine:

  • WALDO COUNTY GENERAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; BELFAST, ME)
  • DIALYSIS CLINIC INC. - BELFAST (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; BELFAST, ME)
  • THE COMMONS AT TALL PINES (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; BELFAST, ME)
  • BRADBURY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; BELFAST, ME)
  • HARBOR HILL CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BELFAST, ME)

College/University in Castine:

  • Maine Maritime Academy (Full-time enrollment: 1,007; Public; Website: www.mainemaritime.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Castine:

  • Husson University (about 30 miles; Bangor, ME; Full-time enrollment: 2,421)
  • University of Maine (about 35 miles; Orono, ME; FT enrollment: 8,931)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 50 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 69 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 89 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 90 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 93 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)

Public elementary/middle school in Castine:

  • Adams School (Students: 63; Location: PO BOX 29; Grades: K-8)
See full list of schools located in Castine

Library in Castine:

  • WITHERLE MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $131,553; Location: 41 SCHOOL STREET; 13,634 books; 1,110 audio materials; 1,377 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 31 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Castine: Castine Yacht Club (A), Castine Golf Club (B), Cary W Bok Swimming Pool (C), Graduate Commons (D), LEavitt Hall (E), Nutting Memorial Library (F), Perkins House (G), Pilot House (H), Platz Hall (I), Rodgers Hall (J), Bagaduce Volunteer Ambulance Corps (K), Witherle Memorial Library (L), Payson Hall (M), Oakley Logan Alexander Fieldhouse (N), Margaret Chase Smith Gymnasium (O), Presidents House (P), Captain Quick Alumni Hall (Q), Curtis Hall (R), Bath Iron Works Center for Advanced Technology (S), Castine Volunteer Fire Department (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Castine include: Trinity Church (A), Castine Unitarian Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Castine Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Castine include: Witherle Park (1), Ritchie Field (2), Castine Historic District (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Wilson Museum (120 Perkins).

Hotel: Manor Inn (Battle Avenue).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 56.0. This is better than average.

City:

56.0
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 33.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.0
U.S.:

32.0

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

CASTINE WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 970, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-13-2009), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-13-2009), St Public Notif received (DEC-29-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUN-14-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-18-2010), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-18-2010), St Public Notif received (MAR-15-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-14-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-29-2008), St Formal NOV issued (APR-29-2008), St Public Notif received (APR-29-2008), St Compliance achieved (APR-22-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-29-2008), St Formal NOV issued (APR-29-2008), St Public Notif received (APR-29-2008), St Compliance achieved (APR-22-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-23-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-23-2007), St Public Notif received (APR-27-2007), St Compliance achieved (APR-22-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-22-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-22-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-24-2007), St Compliance achieved (APR-22-2009)
  • 2 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2008), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-11-2008), St Public Notif received (OCT-23-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-05-2009)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-25-2008), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-25-2008), St Public Notif received (APR-22-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-05-2009)
HANCOCK VILLAGE MHP (Population served: 73, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-10-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-27-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-27-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2006), St Intentional no-action (AUG-03-2011)
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  50.8%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.5%
Whole state:  9.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

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

12.0%
Whole state:

10.9%

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

3.6%
Whole state:

4.1%
552 people in college/university student housing in 2010
3 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
527 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000
12 people in other group homes in 2000

Castine compared to Maine state average:

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

Banks with branches in Castine (2011 data):

  • Bangor Savings Bank: Castine Branch at 213 Battle Avenue, branch established on 1965/02/01. Info updated 2008/12/02: Bank assets: $2,556.3 mil, Deposits: $1,940.3 mil, headquarters in Bangor, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 58 total offices, Holding Company: Bangor Bancorp, Mhc
  • The Camden National Bank: Castine Village Branch at 19 Water Street, branch established on 1991/04/29. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (74%)
  • Wood (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
  • Solar energy (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Castine town (based on Hancock County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 27.86%
Here: 27.9%
USA: 50.2%

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%

5.45% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,886 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.45%
Maine average:

5.50%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($382 average AGI)
Hancock County:

0.08%
Maine average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Penobscot County, ME  1.18% ($36,406 average AGI)
from Washington County, ME  0.28% ($21,300)
from Waldo County, ME  0.26% ($30,875)


5.07% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,082 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.07%
Maine average:

5.62%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($362 average AGI)
Hancock County:

0.09%
Maine average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Penobscot County, ME  1.14% ($29,886 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, ME  0.36% ($31,947)
to Washington County, ME  0.21% ($33,364)

Strongest AM radio stations in Castine:

  • 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)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, 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.)
  • WMTW (870 AM; 10 kW; GORHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WRKD (1450 AM; 1 kW; ROCKLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Castine:

  • WFZX (101.7 FM; SEARSPORT, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WERU-FM (89.9 FM; BLUE HILL, ME; Owner: SALT POND COMMUNITY B/C COMPANY)
  • WBFB (104.7 FM; BELFAST, 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.)
  • WWMJ (95.7 FM; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKIT-FM (100.3 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WWBX (97.1 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBYA (105.5 FM; ISLESBORO, ME; Owner: MARINER BROADCASTING LIMTED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMEH (90.9 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMCM (103.3 FM; ROCKLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEZQ (92.9 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNSX (97.7 FM; WINTER HARBOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBQX (106.9 FM; THOMASTON, ME; Owner: MARINER BROADCASTING LIMITED PARTNER)
  • WHCF (88.5 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: BANGOR BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WVOM (103.9 FM; HOWLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLKE (99.1 FM; BAR HARBOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Castine:

  • WABI-TV (Channel 5; BANGOR, ME; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING SERVICE)
  • WCKD-LP (Channel 30; BANGOR/DEDHAM, ME; Owner: J. MCLEOD, ME FAMILY B/CING., INC.)
  • WMEB-TV (Channel 12; ORONO, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W36CK (Channel 36; BANGOR, ME; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WBGR-LP (Channel 33; BANGOR/DEDHAM, ME; Owner: MAINE FAMILY BROADCASTING, INC.)

Castine fatal accident list:

Nov 4, 2007 09:04 PM, Sr-166, Battle Avenue, Lat: 44.39491, Lon: -68.79861, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 7, 2000 09:50 AM, Sr-166, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 16, 1997 02:10 AM, 166, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 17, 1982 01:00 AM, 62606261, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 28, 1976 12:45 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Curtis L Miller, Me1136 Castine - 315 Shore Road (Lat: 44.422667 Lon: -68.802611), Type: 60.7, Overall height: 59.4 m
    Registrant: 9417575010, Cmiller@tarpontowers.Com, 1001 3RD AVENUE W, SUITE 420
  • Curtis L Miller, Me1136 Castine - 315 Shore Road (Lat: 44.422667 Lon: -68.802611), Type: 60.7, Overall height: 59.4 m
    Registrant: 9417575010, Cmiller@tarpontowers.Com, 1001 3RD AVENUE W, SUITE 420
  • Curtis L Miller, Me1136 Castine - 315 Shore Road (Lat: 44.422472 Lon: -68.802833), Type: 60.7, Overall height: 59.4 m
    Registrant: 9417575010, Cmiller@tarpontowers.Com, 1001 3RD AVENUE W, SUITE 420
  • Curtis L Miller, Me1136 Castine - 315 Shore Road (Lat: 44.422472 Lon: -68.802833), Type: 60.7, Overall height: 59.4 m
    Registrant: 9417575010, Cmiller@tarpontowers.Com, 1001 3RD AVENUE W, SUITE 420

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 315 The Shore Road (Lat: 44.427222 Lon: -68.807778), Type: Bant, Structure height: 9.5 m, Overall height: 26.5 m, Call Sign: WQAH657
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.385 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/02/2004, Expiration Date: 06/02/2014, Certifier: Stephen E Spratt
    Registrant: New Wave Licensing Services Inc., 517 Sachs Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0910, Fax: (717) 334-4739, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

4
  • Sea St (Lat: 44.391750 Lon: -68.793917), Type: Building, Overall height: 9 m, Call Sign: WHX335, Licensee ID: L00888264
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.500 MHz, 156.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/18/2005, Expiration Date: 08/17/2015
    Registrant: Eatons Boat Yard Inc, Sea St, Castine, ME 04421, Phone: (207) 326-8579, Fax: (207) 326-4727
  • Old Ferry Rd & Rt 166 (Lat: 44.413972 Lon: -68.772806), Type: Building, Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: WQB369, Licensee ID: L00624026
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.350 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/17/2003, Expiration Date: 03/30/2013
    Registrant: George R Plender Jr, Castine, ME 04421
  • Maine Maritime Academy - Biw Building (Lat: 44.390278 Lon: -68.803611), Type: Bant, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 16 m, Call Sign: WPTN299
    Assigned Frequencies: 2900.00 MHz, 9300.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/05/2001, Expiration Date: 11/05/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2012, Certifier: Leonard H Tyler
    Registrant: North Atlantic Marine Communications, 27 Rock Pond Road, Windham, NH 03087, Phone: (603) 898-5015, Fax: (603) 898-4034, Email:
  • Maine Maritime Academy -- Biw Building (Lat: 44.390278 Lon: -68.803611), Type: Bant, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 20 m, Call Sign: WPUB453, Licensee ID: L00004582
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 2.09790 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 2.18340 MHz, 156.425 MHz, 4.12640 MHz, 156.525 MHz, 4.14740 MHz, 156.975 MHz, 6.22540 MHz... (+45 more)
    Grant Date: 01/29/2002, Expiration Date: 01/29/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/31/2012, Certifier: Leonard H Tyler
    Registrant: Maine Maritime Academy, 1 Biw Road, Castine, ME 04420, Phone: (207) 326-2470, Fax: (207) 326-2218, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Castine)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: STINSON 108-3 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4165 SERIES (165 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6197M , Serial Number: 108-4197, Year manufactured: 1948, Airworthiness Date: 10/23/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, Po Box 848, Castine, ME 04421

Most common first names in Castine, ME among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Alice781.0 years
William773.8 years
John774.6 years
Robert774.5 years
Edward781.1 years
Charles679.2 years
Mary681.7 years
Elizabeth582.4 years
Frances586.8 years
George583.7 years
Most common last names in Castine, ME among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Gray876.6 years
Bowden877.6 years
Perkins882.5 years
Wardwell778.6 years
Johnson577.6 years
Sawyer567.8 years
Bakeman472.7 years
Coombs481.2 years
Hooper489.5 years
Leach483.7 years

Businesses in Castine, ME

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