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 2013: $84,016 (it was $67,556 in 2000)
Cumberland:

$84,016
ME:

$46,974

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $44,609 (it was $33,644 in 2000)

Cumberland town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $346,953 (it was $187,800 in 2000)
Cumberland:

$346,953
ME:

$172,800

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $278,620; Detached houses: $297,552; Townhouses or other attached units: $228,437; In 2-unit structures: $273,656; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $200,322; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $214,899; Mobile homes: $51,345; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $24,504
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  • Races in Cumberland, ME (2010)

    Cumberland races chart
    • 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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cumberland: 101.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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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).

Cumberland,ME real estate house value index trend

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

For population 15 years and over in Cumberland town:

  • Never married: 18.0%
  • Now married: 69.3%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 8.3%

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 ).

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

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.78 N, Longitude: 70.22 W

Area code: 207


Crime rates in Cumberland by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 1000000000000
per 100,000 13.80.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000113130N/AN/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.012.912.939.312.941.60.0N/AN/A
Robberies 1000100000000
per 100,000 13.80.00.00.013.10.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 0101100123211
per 100,000 0.013.40.013.213.10.00.013.125.841.627.613.613.4
Burglaries 1141415189913141110116
per 100,000 151.353.6186.5198.0235.1116.5115.8170.2180.8152.6138.2149.680.6
Thefts 3022144744202021224925722
per 100,000 412.7294.6186.5620.4574.7258.8257.4274.9284.1679.6345.595.2295.7
Auto thefts 4143483201311
per 100,000 55.013.453.339.652.2103.538.626.20.013.941.513.613.4
Arson 0100010000000
per 100,000 0.013.40.00.00.012.90.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 65.720.125.846.352.238.733.161.541.183.933.718.822.1

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Cumberland detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.48
Maine average:

1.72
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.8%
Maine:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (16%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Health care (7%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (3%)
  • Health care (17%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores (4%)
  • Electronic shopping and mail-order houses (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Computer specialists (5%)
  • Top executives (5%)
  • Business operations specialists (5%)
  • Engineers (4%)
  • Registered nurses (7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Other financial specialists (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)

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

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

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 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 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 the city 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 Cumberland 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 (29) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 11, Snows: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rains: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Winds: 3, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 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)

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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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 92.7. This is worse than average.

City:

92.7
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.400. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.400
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 8.40. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.40
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.47. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.47
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 21.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.99. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.99
U.S.:

9.35
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

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

Cumberland travel time to work - commute Cumberland mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cumberland town (based on Cumberland County data)

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
Cumberland County:

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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.
State:

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

12.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.1%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Cumberland County:

19.5%
Maine:

25.0%

6.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,472 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
Maine average:

5.50%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($364 average AGI)
Cumberland County:

0.04%
Maine average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from York County, ME  0.96% ($34,730 average AGI)
from Androscoggin County, ME  0.45% ($37,544)
from Sagadahoc County, ME  0.35% ($38,463)


6.10% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,995 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.10%
Maine average:

5.62%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($820 average AGI)
Cumberland County:

0.07%
Maine average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to York County, ME  1.04% ($34,596 average AGI)
to Androscoggin County, ME  0.44% ($35,222)
to Sagadahoc County, ME  0.31% ($44,771)

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
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 43m141ftTotal length
  • $1,182,000Total costs
  • 51,663Total average daily traffic
  • 5,226Total average daily truck 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 MHzGrant Date: 12/16/2008, Expiration Date: 01/15/2019Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Steven P Cowan, Lat: 43.651111 Lon: -70.310333, Type: 22.9, Overall height: 22.9 m, Registrant: 2077752200, , 1050 WESTBROOK STREET
  • STEVEN P COWAN, Lat: 43.651111 Lon: -70.310333, Type: 22.9, Overall height: 22.9 m, Registrant: 2077752200, , 1050 WESTBROOK STREET
  • Edward G Roach, Range Road (Lat: 43.763556 Lon: -70.229750), Type: 61.0, Overall height: 54.8 m, Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PARKWAY NW
  • Edward G Roach, Range Road (Lat: 43.763556 Lon: -70.229750), Type: 61.0, Overall height: 54.8 m, Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PARKWAY NW
  • Edward G Roach, Range Road (Lat: 43.763556 Lon: -70.229750), Type: 61.0, Structure height: 23005 m, Overall height: 54.8 m, Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private 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 MHzGrant Date: 02/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 08/04/2015Registrant: 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: 10/17/1996Registrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 03/29/1994, Expiration Date: 03/29/1999, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001Registrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 03/29/1994, Expiration Date: 03/29/1999, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001Registrant: Chebeague Transportation Company, 315a Cousin Island Rd, Yarmouth, ME 04096

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

19 (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)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 21
  • Hazardous Condition: 58
  • Service Call: 14
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - Cumberland

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (92%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

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.
  • Foreign-born 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 significantly 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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