Damariscotta, Maine

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Population in 2010: 2,218. Population change since 2000: +8.7%
 
Males: 980  (44.2%)
Females: 1,238  (55.8%)
Median resident age:  50.7 years
Maine median age:  43.0 years

Zip codes: 04543.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $52,278 (it was $36,188 in 2000)
Damariscotta:

$52,278
ME:

$53,079

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $34,802 (it was $23,146 in 2000)

Damariscotta town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $275,995 (it was $143,600 in 2000)
Damariscotta:

$275,995
ME:

$184,700

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $301,312; Detached houses: $332,481; Townhouses or other attached units: $224,291; In 2-unit structures: $220,812; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $306,381; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $328,949; Mobile homes: $80,463
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  • Races in Damariscotta, ME (2010)

    Damariscotta races chart
    • 2,14496.7%White alone
    • 321.4%Two or more races
    • 180.8%Asian alone
    • 130.6%Hispanic
    • 80.4%Black alone
    • 20.09%Other race alone
    • 10.05%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Damariscotta: 98.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Damariscotta, ME City Guides:

Ancestries: English (27.3%), Irish (17.3%), United States (14.6%), German (11.4%), French (9.2%), French Canadian (4.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 03/15/1848

Elevation: 69 feet

Land area: 12.4 square miles.

Population density: 179 people per square mile   (very low).

Damariscotta,ME real estate house value index trend

Damariscotta, Maine map

For population 25 years and over in Damariscotta:

  • High school or higher: 91.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Damariscotta town:

  • Never married: 18.7%
  • Now married: 52.5%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 14.5%
  • Divorced: 13.1%

63 residents are foreign born (1.9% Europe, 1.1% North America).

This town:

3.1%
Maine:

2.9%



According to our research of Maine and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Damariscotta, Maine as of December 10, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Damariscotta to the number of sex offenders is 739 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


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

Damariscotta town:  1.2% ($1,717)
Maine:  1.5% ($1,417)
Damariscotta satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (46.5 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (143.4 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (314.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Damariscotta-Newcastle, ME (1.4 miles ), Newcastle, ME (1.6 miles ), Bremen, ME (2.0 miles ), Nobleboro, ME (2.0 miles ), Waldoboro, ME (2.7 miles ), Alna, ME (2.7 miles ), Bristol, ME (2.8 miles ), Edgecomb, ME (2.9 miles ).

Latitude: 44.04 N, Longitude: 69.49 W

Area code: 207


Crime rates in Damariscotta by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 003006243001131
per 100,000 0.00.0145.10.00.0305.3104.0210.5157.50.00.045.445.3135.545.2
Robberies 000001000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.050.90.00.00.00.00.00.00.045.20.0
Assaults 021000114031431
per 100,000 0.096.648.40.00.00.052.052.6210.00.0136.045.4181.2135.545.2
Burglaries 211656249129318113
per 100,000 96.5531.1290.3241.7299.1101.8208.0473.7629.9405.8136.045.4362.3496.8135.5
Theft 453441265558413445483532683439
per 100,000 2,171.81,641.71,983.61,256.62,741.82,951.72,132.11,789.52,362.22,164.11,586.61,451.93,079.71,535.71,761.5
Auto thefts 401220000000000
per 100,000 193.10.048.496.799.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 000000000001100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.045.445.30.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.5) 113.5127.2238.774.9138.6384.7193.4283.7306.6115.0100.2106.6221.0245.3125.1

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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 Damariscotta detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.26
Maine average:

1.87
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.7%
Maine:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation equipment (9%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care (25%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (5%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4%)
  • Carpenters (4%)
  • Engineers (3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (11%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (4%)

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

Average climate in Damariscotta, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Earthquake activity:

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

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 211.5 miles away from the city center
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 111.6 miles away from Damariscotta center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 241.3 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 70.2 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 30.6 miles away from Damariscotta 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 92.8 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 Lincoln County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 10, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Snows: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Damariscotta topographic map

Birthplace of: Charles A. Boutelle - Politician, Anna Belknap - Actress, Glenn Chadbourne - Artist.

Main business address for: FIRST NATIONAL LINCOLN CORP /ME/ (NATIONAL COMMERCIAL BANKS).

Hospitals and medical centers in Damariscotta:

  • MILES HOME HEALTH HOSPICE DIVISION (40 BELVEDERE RD)
  • MILES MEMORIAL HOSPITAL INC (LINCOLN COUNTY HC) (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 35 MILES STREET)
  • COVE'S EDGE (26 SCHOONER STREET)
  • COVES EDGE ICF (BRISTOL RD)
  • DAMARISCOTTA DIALYSIS (4 EDWARD AVE)
  • MILES AND ST ANDREWS HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (40 BELVEDERE ROAD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Damariscotta:

  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 26 miles; Augusta, ME; Full-time enrollment: 3,204)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 46 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 47 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 52 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 55 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • University of New England (about 60 miles; Biddeford, ME; FT enrollment: 4,539)
  • Husson University (about 65 miles; Bangor, ME; FT enrollment: 2,421)

Public elementary/middle school in Damariscotta:

See full list of schools located in Damariscotta

Library in Damariscotta:

  • SKIDOMPHA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $322,641; Location: 184 MAIN STREET; 25,601 books; 2,055 audio materials; 2,291 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 81 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Damariscotta: Central Lincoln County Ambulance Service (A), American Legion Hall (B), Central Lincoln County YMCA Building (C), Chapman-Hall House Museum (D), Damariscotta Information Bureau (E), Damariscotta Region Chamber of Commerce (F), Lincoln Theatre (G), Damariscotta Fire Department Massasoit Engine Company (H), Skidompha Public Library (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Damariscotta: FIRST NATIONAL LINCOLN CORP /ME/ (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Damariscotta include: Faith Baptist Church of Damariscotta (A), Damariscotta Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Damariscotta include: Main Street Historic District (1), Lonna Bunting Childrens Playground (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Oyster Shell Resort Condo Motel (Bus Route 1).

Lincoln 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 68.5. This is about average.

City:

68.5
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 4.56. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.56
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.06. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.06
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.1
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 6.75. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.75
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.0 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  55.0%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.7%
Whole state:  9.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

11.7%
Whole state:

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

3.5%
Whole state:

4.1%
84 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
93 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
8 people in other group homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Damariscotta (2011 data):

  • Damariscotta Bank & Trust Co.: Damariscotta Branch at 619 Main Street, branch established on 2008/06/30; at 25 Main Street, branch established on 1973/01/22. Info updated 2007/04/24: Bank assets: $161.0 mil, Deposits: $142.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Damariscotta Bankshares, Inc.
  • The First, N.A.: at 223 Main Street, branch established on 1864/04/19. Info updated 2010/06/01: Bank assets: $1,338.8 mil, Deposits: $942.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: First Bancorp, Inc., The
  • Bath Savings Institution: Damariscotta Branch at 8 Church Street, branch established on 1969/01/06. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $636.7 mil, Deposits: $486.8 mil, headquarters in Bath, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices
  • First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Bath: 238 Main Street Branch at 238 Main Street, branch established on 1935/01/01. Info updated 2011/11/28: Bank assets: $114.1 mil, Deposits: $94.9 mil, headquarters in Bath, ME, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 5 total offices
  • The Camden National Bank: Damariscotta Branch at 4 Coastal Market Drive, branch established on 1990/05/21. 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

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Maine average:

11.2

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Damariscotta town (based on Lincoln County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,58629
Catholic2,7253
Evangelical Protestant1,06512
Other2794
None26,802-
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: 14
Lincoln County:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

2.59 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Lincoln County:

6.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 46
Here:

13.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.0%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Lincoln County:

21.9%
Maine:

25.0%

5.72% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,936 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.72%
Maine average:

5.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Kennebec County, ME  0.88% ($31,427 average AGI)
from Knox County, ME  0.60% ($28,624)
from Sagadahoc County, ME  0.55% ($34,346)


6.04% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,423 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.04%
Maine average:

5.62%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Kennebec County, ME  0.86% ($26,475 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, ME  0.84% ($31,442)
to Sagadahoc County, ME  0.64% ($29,011)

Strongest AM radio stations in Damariscotta:

  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGAN (560 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WMTW (870 AM; 10 kW; GORHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJTO (730 AM; 1 kW; BATH, ME; Owner: BLUE JEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLAM (1470 AM; 5 kW; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WRKD (1450 AM; 1 kW; ROCKLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZAN (970 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Damariscotta:

  • WCME (96.7 FM; BOOTHBAY HARBOR, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMEP (90.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQSS (102.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMCM (103.3 FM; ROCKLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBQX (106.9 FM; THOMASTON, ME; Owner: MARINER BROADCASTING LIMITED PARTNER)
  • WBCI (105.9 FM; BATH, ME; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMME-FM (92.3 FM; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBLM (102.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCYI (93.9 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFZX (101.7 FM; SEARSPORT, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTHT (107.5 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WWWA (95.3 FM; WINSLOW, ME; Owner: LIGHT OF LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WCLZ (98.9 FM; BRUNSWICK, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJJB-FM (95.5 FM; TOPSHAM, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WABK-FM (104.3 FM; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Damariscotta:

  • WPFO (Channel 23; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: CMCG PORTLAND LICENSE LLC)
  • WGME-TV (Channel 13; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: WGME LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCBB (Channel 10; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W64BY (Channel 64; ROCKLAND, ME; Owner: CRAIG MINISTRIES, INC.)
Damariscotta fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Damariscotta fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • $920,000Total costs
  • 2,160Total average daily traffic
  • 151Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,240Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 2 Miles Ene Of (Lat: 44.044806 Lon: -69.484500), Structure height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: KNKN667
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 845.010 MHzGrant Date: 11/02/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite 1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • PETER M CONNOLLY, 2 Mi Ene (Lat: 44.044722 Lon: -69.484444), Type: 94.5, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 7733998900, Renee.Mazur@uscellular.Com, 8410 W. BRYN MAWR AVENUE, SUITE 700
  • Peter M Connolly, 2 Mi Ene (Lat: 44.044722 Lon: -69.484444), Type: 94.5, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnoll@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE, N.W., SUI
  • Mark L Gartley, 2 Mi Ene (Lat: 44.044722 Lon: -69.484444), Type: 94.5, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnoll@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE, N.W., SUI
  • 2 Mi Ene (Lat: 44.044722 Lon: -69.484444), Type: 94.5, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 2024675700, Linda.Hartman@koteen.Com, 1150 CONNECTICUT AVE STE 1000

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • DAMARISCOTTA, 2 Mi Ene (Lat: 44.044722 Lon: -69.484444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WMQ586
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6745.00 MHz, 6765.00 MHzGrant Date: 01/11/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite 1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Damariscotta)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7459Q , Serial Number: 18261099, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 04/13/1972
    Registrant (Corporation): Hilton Transport LLC, 277 Main St # 7, Damariscotta, ME 04543
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182Q (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 97829 , Serial Number: 18267213, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 08/25/1979
    Registrant (Individual): James W Gallagher, Po Box 33, Damariscotta, ME 04543

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

GREAT SALT BAY SANITARY DIST (Population served: 1,900, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-16-2010), St Formal NOV issued (APR-16-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-08-2010), St Compliance achieved (APR-14-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-16-2010), St Formal NOV issued (APR-16-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-08-2010), St Compliance achieved (APR-14-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-25-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-25-2010), St Compliance achieved (APR-14-2011), St Intentional no-action (SEP-15-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-25-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-25-2010), St Compliance achieved (APR-14-2011), St Intentional no-action (SEP-15-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (MAR-22-2007), St Public Notif requested (OCT-30-2009), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-30-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-23-2009), St Compliance achieved (APR-14-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (MAR-22-2007), St Public Notif requested (OCT-30-2009), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-30-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-23-2009), St Compliance achieved (APR-14-2011)
  • 13 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
LAKE PEMAQUID CAMPGROUND (Address: 100 TWIN COVE LANE , Population served: 313, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
AOS 93 BRISTOL CONSOLIDATED SCHOOL (Population served: 308, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-18-2009), St Public Notif requested (DEC-30-2009), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-30-2009), St Public Notif received (JAN-07-2010)
AOS 93 NOBLEBORO CENTRAL SCHOOL (Population served: 233, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-11-2011), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-11-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-18-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-24-2011)
REUNION STATION RESTAURANT (Population served: 216, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-19-2012), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-19-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-19-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-25-2014), St Site Visit (enforcement) (JUN-25-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 13 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
WAWENOCK GOLF CLUB/FAIRWAY RESTAURANT (Population served: 117, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-03-2014), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-03-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUN-09-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-23-2013), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-23-2013), St Public Notif received (NOV-06-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-09-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-31-2012), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-31-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-03-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
AOS 93 SOUTH BRISTOL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Population served: 73, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-26-2012), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-26-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-27-2012), St Public Notif received (JAN-02-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-22-2008), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-22-2008), St Public Notif received (FEB-27-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-07-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-23-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-23-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-30-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-07-2011), St Intentional no-action (SEP-09-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
ARROWSMITH BUILDING MILES HTH (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-06-2012), St Formal NOV issued (APR-06-2012), St Public Notif received (APR-13-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAY-07-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-28-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-28-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-08-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-28-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-18-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-18-2006), St Public Notif received (JUN-02-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-07-2011), St Intentional no-action (SEP-09-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-28-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-28-2005), St Public Notif received (2 times from NOV-23-2005 to NOV-23-2005), St Compliance achieved (NOV-28-2005)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (79%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
Businesses in Damariscotta, ME
NameCountNameCount
Decora Cabinetry2RadioShack1
Dunkin Donuts1Rite Aid1
FedEx2Subway1
GNC1U.S. Cellular1
MasterBrand Cabinets2UPS2
McDonald's1YMCA1

Damariscotta compared to Maine state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Damariscotta on our top lists:

  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other noninstitutional group quarters (population 1,000+)"
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