Cumberland, Maine

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Population in 2010: 7,211.
Population change since 2000: +0.7%
 
Males: 3,448  (47.8%)
Females: 3,763  (52.2%)
Median resident age:

45.0 years
Maine median age:

43.0 years

Zip codes: 04021.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $110,387 (it was $67,556 in 2000)
Cumberland:

$110,387
ME:

$56,277

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $53,102 (it was $33,644 in 2000)

Cumberland town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $395,566 (it was $187,800 in 2000)
Cumberland:

$395,566
ME:

$191,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $321,818; detached houses: $335,007; townhouses or other attached units: $304,104; in 2-unit structures: $288,756; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $341,279; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $328,097; mobile homes: $77,338
March 2019 cost of living index in Cumberland: 98.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Cumberland, ME (2010)
    • 6,94796.3%White alone
    • 861.2%Hispanic
    • 640.9%Two or more races
    • 550.8%Asian alone
    • 340.5%Black alone
    • 140.2%American Indian alone
    • 80.1%Other race alone
    • 30.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Maine and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Cumberland, Maine as of August 14, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Cumberland is 3,606 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Cumberland by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.9)
1
(12.9)
3
(39.3)
1
(12.9)
3
(41.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(13.2)
1
(13.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.1)
2
(25.8)
3
(41.6)
2
(27.6)
1
(13.6)
1
(13.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
15
(198.0)
18
(235.1)
9
(116.5)
9
(115.8)
13
(170.2)
14
(180.8)
11
(152.6)
10
(138.2)
11
(149.6)
6
(80.6)
6
(78.5)
4
(51.1)
5
(62.8)
5
(60.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
47
(620.4)
44
(574.7)
20
(258.8)
20
(257.4)
21
(274.9)
22
(284.1)
49
(679.6)
25
(345.5)
7
(95.2)
22
(295.7)
6
(78.5)
20
(255.7)
18
(226.2)
12
(145.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(39.6)
4
(52.2)
8
(103.5)
3
(38.6)
2
(26.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.9)
3
(41.5)
1
(13.6)
1
(13.4)
6
(78.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.6)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)44.550.237.131.859.039.580.632.318.121.214.916.414.516.1

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Cumberland, ME

Crime rate in Cumberland detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.33
Maine average:

1.69
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Cumberland, ME City Guides:

Ancestries: English (28.2%), Irish (15.9%), German (12.1%), Scottish (10.8%), French (9.0%), United States (7.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 04/02/1822

Land area: 26.1 square miles.

Population density: 277 people per square mile   (very low).

202 residents are foreign born (1.3% Asia, 0.9% North America, 0.3% Europe).

This town:

2.8%
Maine:

2.9%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Cumberland town:

1.5% ($2,775)
Maine:

1.5% ($1,417)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (8.4 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (110.1 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (275.9 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Yarmouth, ME (1.3 miles ),
Cumberland Center, ME (1.4 miles ),
Falmouth Foreside, ME (1.9 miles ),
Falmouth, ME (1.9 miles ),
Cousins Island, ME (2.0 miles ),
Littlejohn Island, ME (2.1 miles),
North Yarmouth, ME (2.3 miles ),
Chebeague Island, ME (2.5 miles )

Latitude: 43.78 N, Longitude: 70.22 W

Area code: 207

Distribution of median household income in Cumberland, ME in 2017

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 43 buildings, average cost: $173,100
  • 1998: 65 buildings, average cost: $161,600
  • 1999: 38 buildings, average cost: $175,300
  • 2000: 86 buildings, average cost: $201,300
  • 2001: 56 buildings, average cost: $190,900
  • 2002: 40 buildings, average cost: $216,700
  • 2003: 43 buildings, average cost: $228,100
  • 2004: 53 buildings, average cost: $211,300
  • 2005: 41 buildings, average cost: $303,600
  • 2006: 27 buildings, average cost: $420,100
  • 2007: 29 buildings, average cost: $336,600
  • 2008: 22 buildings, average cost: $271,600
  • 2009: 17 buildings, average cost: $283,100
  • 2010: 15 buildings, average cost: $224,300
  • 2011: 22 buildings, average cost: $338,200
  • 2012: 25 buildings, average cost: $320,000
  • 2013: 65 buildings, average cost: $247,800
  • 2014: 59 buildings, average cost: $277,600
  • 2015: 57 buildings, average cost: $272,400
  • 2016: 60 buildings, average cost: $275,300
  • 2017: 34 buildings, average cost: $248,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Cumberland, ME residents
Average permit cost in Cumberland, ME
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.6%
Maine:

3.8%
Unemployment by year
Most common industries in Cumberland, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.3%)
  • Health care (11.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.9%)
  • Educational services (8.1%)
  • Construction (6.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (2.9%)
  • Electronic shopping & mail-order houses (2.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (16.3%)
  • Construction (10.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.2%)
  • Health care (7.4%)
  • Educational services (4.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.0%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.0%)
  • Educational services (13.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (12.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.0%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (3.9%)
  • Electronic shopping & mail-order houses (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Cumberland, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Computer specialists (4.2%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.0%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (3.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.3%)
  • Top executives (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Computer specialists (5.2%)
  • Top executives (5.1%)
  • Engineers (4.4%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Registered nurses (6.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.9%)
  • Other financial specialists (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)

Average climate in Cumberland, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Cumberland, Maine average temperatures Cumberland, Maine average precipitation Cumberland, Maine humidity Cumberland, Maine wind speed Cumberland, Maine snowfall Cumberland, Maine sunshine Cumberland, Maine clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 66.0. This is about average.

City:

66.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.181. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.181
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 7.59. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.59
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.944. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.944
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.70. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.70
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Cumberland-area historical tornado activity is above Maine state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/8/1996, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 30.6 miles away from the Cumberland town center caused $10,000 in damages.

On 10/10/1966, a category F2 tornado 37.2 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cumberland-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 71.9 miles away from Cumberland 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 180.5 miles away from Cumberland center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 206.0 miles away from Cumberland center
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) earthquake occurred 110.1 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 59.5 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1996 at 07:54:14, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 63.0 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 Cumberland County (31) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 18, Storms: 12, Snows: 7, Winter Storms: 6, Heavy Rains: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Winds: 3, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Cumberland:

  • BRENTWOOD REHAB AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; YARMOUTH, ME)
  • SEDGEWOOD COMMONS (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; FALMOUTH, ME)
  • FALMOUTH BY THE SEA (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; FALMOUTH, ME)
  • ST JOSEPH'S REHABILITATION AND RESIDENCE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; PORTLAND, ME)
  • CHS - HOSPICE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; PORTLAND, ME)
  • SEASIDE REHAB AND HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; PORTLAND, ME)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES - PORTLAND (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; PORTLAND, ME)

located in Cumberland:

Amtrak station near Cumberland:

  • 10 miles: PORTLAND (100 THOMPSON POINT ROAD) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, ATM.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cumberland:

  • University of Southern Maine (about 9 miles; Portland, ME; Full-time enrollment: 6,647)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 10 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 14 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • University of New England (about 24 miles; Biddeford, ME; FT enrollment: 4,539)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 44 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of New Hampshire-Main Campus (about 58 miles; Durham, NH; FT enrollment: 15,243)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 62 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)

Library in Cumberland:

  • PRINCE MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $369,953; Location: 266 MAIN STREET; 45,823 books; 1,192 audio materials; 1,800 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 110 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Cumberland: Cumberland Farmers Club (A), Great Chebeague Golf Club (B), Chebeague Island Rescue Station (C), Chebeague Island Fire Department (D), Cumberland Rescue Department (E), Chebeague Island Library (F), Cumberland Town Hall (G), Cumberland Fire Department West Station (H), Cumberland Fire Department Central Station (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Cumberland include: Holy Martyrs Church (A), West Cumberland United Methodist Church (B), Tuttle Road United Methodist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Farris Cemetery (1), West Cumberland Church Cemetery (2), Moss Side Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Blanchard Pond (A), Knights Pond (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Maxfield Brook (A), Mill Brook (B), Windle Brook (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Cumberland: Wildwood Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Cumberland County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.7 people
Maine:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

77.1%
Whole state:

62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.4%
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: 0.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.0%
Whole state:

10.9%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

1.8%
Whole state:

4.1%
13 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Cumberland:

Marital status in Cumberland, ME
  • Never married: 18.0%
  • Now married: 69.3%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 8.3%

For population 25 years and over in Cumberland:

  • High school or higher: 95.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 50.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 20.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Maine average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cumberland, ME (based on Cumberland County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic38,24319
Mainline Protestant22,03096
Evangelical Protestant12,00785
Other7,18744
Orthodox5001
Black Protestant2852
None201,422-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 72
Here:

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 67
Cumberland County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 105
Cumberland County:

3.82 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 330
This county:

12.01 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

7.1%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

19.5%
Maine:

25.0%

6.63% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($65,275 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.63%
Maine average:

5.91%

0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,253 average AGI)
Cumberland County:

0.14%
Maine average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from York County, ME  0.99% ($51,464 average AGI)
from Androscoggin County, ME  0.39% ($52,487)
from Sagadahoc County, ME  0.31% ($60,456)


6.25% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($57,068 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.25%
Maine average:

5.73%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($500 average AGI)
Cumberland County:

0.05%
Maine average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to York County, ME  1.15% ($44,353 average AGI)
to Androscoggin County, ME  0.54% ($42,263)
to Sagadahoc County, ME  0.35% ($48,018)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cumberland:

  • WGAN (560 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WLOB (1310 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WMTW (870 AM; 10 kW; GORHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WJAE (1440 AM; 5 kW; WESTBROOK, ME; Owner: ALTANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WZAN (970 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WBAE (1490 AM; 1 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WLAM (1470 AM; 5 kW; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WJJB (900 AM; 1 kW; BRUNSWICK, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGIN (930 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cumberland:

  • WPOR (101.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WJBQ (97.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMSJ (89.3 FM; FREEPORT, ME; Owner: DOWNEAST CHRISTIAN COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WMTW-FM (106.7 FM; NORTH WINDHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WMGX (93.1 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WBLM (102.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTHT (107.5 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WMEA (90.1 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WYNZ (100.9 FM; WESTBROOK, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WMEK-FM (99.9 FM; AUBURN, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WJJB-FM (95.5 FM; TOPSHAM, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCLZ (98.9 FM; BRUNSWICK, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYFP (91.9 FM; HARPSWELL, ME; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W245AA (96.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WSCY (106.9 FM; MOULTONBOROUGH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WCYY (94.3 FM; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRED (95.9 FM; SACO, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WBQW (106.3 FM; SCARBOROUGH, ME; Owner: MARINER BROADCASTING LIMITED PARTNER)

TV broadcast stations around Cumberland:

  • WPXT (Channel 51; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: HMW, INC.)
  • WPME (Channel 35; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: KB PRIME MEDIA LLC)
  • WGME-TV (Channel 13; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: WGME LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W32CA (Channel 32; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W58CM (Channel 58; BANGOR, ME; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W57AP (Channel 57; FALMOUTH, ME; Owner: SHERWOOD H. CRAIG)
  • WMTW-TV (Channel 8; POLAND SPRING, ME; Owner: WMTW BROADCAST GROUP, LLC)
  • WCSH (Channel 6; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMEA-TV (Channel 26; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WLLB-LP (Channel 15; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPFO (Channel 23; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: CMCG PORTLAND LICENSE LLC)
  • WCBB (Channel 10; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 72ft / 21.6mTotal length
  • 11,919Total average daily traffic
  • 594Total average daily truck traffic
  • 16,687Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Rangeway Rd.; 2.8 Mi Sse Of Cumberland Center (Lat: 43.763694 Lon: -70.229500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: KNKQ459
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, Grant Date: 12/11/2018, Expiration Date: 01/15/2029, Certifier: William H JohnsonRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (202) 289-6781, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Steven P Cowan, Lat: 43.651111 Lon: -70.310333, Type: 22.9, Overall height: 22.9 m, Registrant: Embassy Suites, Portl-and, Phone: (207) 775-2200
  • STEVEN P COWAN, Lat: 43.651111 Lon: -70.310333, Type: 22.9, Overall height: 22.9 m, Registrant: Embassy Suites, Portl-and, Phone: (207) 775-2200
  • Edward G Roach, Range Road (Lat: 43.763556 Lon: -70.229750), Type: 61.0, Overall height: 54.8 m, Registrant: Sba Properties, Inc., Eroach@sbasite.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-7670
  • Edward G Roach, Range Road (Lat: 43.763556 Lon: -70.229750), Type: 61.0, Overall height: 54.8 m, Registrant: Sba Properties, Inc., Eroach@sbasite.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-7670
  • Edward G Roach, Range Road (Lat: 43.763556 Lon: -70.229750), Type: 61.0, Structure height: 23005 m, Overall height: 54.8 m, Registrant: Sba Properties, LLC, Eroach@sbasite.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-7670

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Cumberland, ME)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • CUMBERLAND, Rangeway Rd (Lat: 43.763667 Lon: -70.229472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: WMS648,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6615.00 MHz, Grant Date: 02/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 08/04/2015, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • CUMBERLAND, 1.5 Miles Ese Of (Lat: 43.763667 Lon: -70.229472), Overall height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WHQ511,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11525.0 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 11485.0 MHz... (+3 more), Grant Date: 04/24/1987, Expiration Date: 10/17/1996, Cancellation Date: 10/17/1996, Registrant: New England Telephone And Telegraph Company, 125 High St Rm 515, Boston, MA 02110

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • Chandler Cove Chebeague Island (Lat: 43.715639 Lon: -70.125056), Type: Building, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WHW399, Licensee ID: L00001341,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 156.950 MHz, Grant Date: 03/29/1994, Expiration Date: 03/29/1999, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001, Registrant: Chebeague Transportation Company, 315a Cousins Island Rd, Yarmouth, ME 04096
  • 37 South Rd Chebeague Island (Lat: 43.737583 Lon: -70.110056), Type: Building, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WHW662, Licensee ID: L00001341,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 156.950 MHz, Grant Date: 03/29/1994, Expiration Date: 03/29/1999, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001, Registrant: Chebeague Transportation Company, 315a Cousin Island Rd, Yarmouth, ME 04096

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cumberland)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Cumberland)

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 22. The highest number of fire incidents - 50 took place in 2004, and the least - 0 in 2007. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Cumberland, ME When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (57.6%), and Outside Fires (20.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Cumberland, ME
    • 19857.6%Structure Fires
    • 7120.6%Outside Fires
    • 5917.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 164.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cumberland, ME
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Cumberland, ME
  • 93.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.6%Wood
  • 2.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Coal or coke
  • 0.3%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Cumberland, ME
  • 68.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 15.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 12.6%Utility gas
  • 3.0%Wood


Cumberland compared to Maine state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below 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 below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Cumberland on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: electronic shopping and mail-order houses (population 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: other financial specialists (population 5,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: financial managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: electronic shopping and mail-order houses (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index decrease from 2011 to 2012 (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: water transportation (population 5,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: physicians and surgeons (population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: lawyers (population 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 100 safest cities (lowest city-data.com crime index) (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: retail florists (population 5,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: physicians and surgeons (population 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: printing and related support activities (population 5,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: water transportation (population 5,000+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: leather and allied products (population 5,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: data processing, libraries, and other information services (population 5,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: wood products (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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