Kittery, Maine

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Population in 2010: 4,562. Population change since 2000: -6.6%
Males: 2,130  (46.7%)
Females: 2,432  (53.3%)
Median resident age:  45.8 years
Maine median age:  44.0 years

Zip codes: 03904.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $53,114 (it was $40,510 in 2000)
Kittery:

$53,114
ME:

$46,974

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $35,611 (it was $22,451 in 2000)

Kittery CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $287,306 (it was $126,800 in 2000)
Kittery:

$287,306
ME:

$172,800

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $262,003; Detached houses: $278,498; Townhouses or other attached units: $338,629; In 2-unit structures: $243,457; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $160,059; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $196,289; Mobile homes: $62,141

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,199.

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  • Races in Kittery, ME (2013)

    Kittery races chart
    • 4,63592.1%White alone
    • 1763.5%Black alone
    • 1342.7%Hispanic
    • 641.3%Asian alone
    • 240.5%American Indian alone
    • 10.02%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Kittery: 118.3 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Kittery, ME City Guides:

Ancestries: Irish (13.8%), English (12.7%), German (8.1%), United States (7.8%), French (6.9%), Italian (5.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 11/20/1652

Elevation: 22 feet

Land area: 2.81 square miles.

Population density: 1,623 people per square mile   (low).

Kittery,ME real estate house value index trend

Kittery, Maine map

For population 25 years and over in Kittery:

  • High school or higher: 94.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kittery CDP:

  • Never married: 26.2%
  • Now married: 46.6%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 16.5%

82 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.7%
Maine:

2.9%



According to our research of Maine and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Kittery, Maine as of May 24, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Kittery to the number of sex offenders is 1,166 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,373 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,927 (1.1%)

Kittery satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Haverhill, MA (27.7 miles , pop. 58,969).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (56.0 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (223.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: New Castle, NH (1.3 miles ), Kittery Point, ME (1.4 miles ), Portsmouth, NH (1.5 miles ), South Eliot, ME (1.8 miles ), Eliot, ME (2.0 miles ), Newington, NH (2.1 miles ), York Harbor, ME (2.4 miles ), Rye, NH (2.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 18 buildings, average cost: $157,800
  • 1998: 34 buildings, average cost: $154,500
  • 1999: 29 buildings, average cost: $206,900
  • 2000: 44 buildings, average cost: $207,800
  • 2001: 39 buildings, average cost: $199,100
  • 2002: 30 buildings, average cost: $165,100
  • 2003: 35 buildings, average cost: $204,000
  • 2004: 43 buildings, average cost: $222,600
  • 2005: 51 buildings, average cost: $248,100
  • 2006: 22 buildings, average cost: $235,100
  • 2007: 17 buildings, average cost: $327,900
  • 2008: 25 buildings, average cost: $217,800
  • 2009: 23 buildings, average cost: $250,200
  • 2010: 15 buildings, average cost: $184,700
  • 2011: 13 buildings, average cost: $235,000
  • 2012: 17 buildings, average cost: $223,100
  • 2013: 33 buildings, average cost: $171,600
  • 2014: 18 buildings, average cost: $201,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.09 N, Longitude: 70.74 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +5,292 (+104.5%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 865 (32.3%)

Area code: 207

Kittery household income distribution Kittery home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 26 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.08
Maine average:

1.72
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.2%
Maine:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Retail trade (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Kittery, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Kittery-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Maine state average. It is 59% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.2 miles away from the Kittery place center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 6/19/1957, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 3.1 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kittery-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 90% 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 51.7 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 190.2 miles away from Kittery 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) earthquake occurred 177.3 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 156.1 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 81.6 miles away from Kittery center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 42.5 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 York County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 18, Storms: 14, Snows: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kittery topographic map

Birthplace of: Dennis C. Blair - Admiral, Sandi Jackson - Politician, Scott Brown - Senator, Arthur Shawcross - Criminal, John O'Hurley - Actor, Monique Edwards - Actor, William Whipple - Signatory of the Declaration of Independence, Hunt Slonem - Artist.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Kittery: Richard E. Seward.

Hospitals and medical centers in Kittery:

  • DURGIN PINES (9 LEWIS RD)
  • HOMESTEAD INC (U S ROUTE #1)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Kittery:

  • MARK WENTWORTH HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PORTSMOUTH, NH)
  • EDGEWOOD CENTRE (THE) (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; PORTSMOUTH, NH)
  • CLIPPER HARBOR OF PORTSMOUTH CARE AND REHABILITATI (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; PORTSMOUTH, NH)
  • SEACOAST DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; PORTSMOUTH, NH)
  • PORTSMOUTH REGIONAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; PORTSMOUTH, NH)
  • BEACON HOSPICE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; YORK, ME)
  • YORK HOSPITAL HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; YORK, ME)

Amtrak stations near Kittery:

  • 11 miles: DOVER (33 CHESTNUT ST.) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area.
  • 11 miles: DURHAM (3 DEPOT RD.) . Services: ticket office.
  • 14 miles: EXETER (60 LINCOLN ST.) . Services: ticket office.

Operable nuclear power plant near Kittery:

  • 16 miles: Seabrook in Seabrook, NH.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kittery:

  • University of New Hampshire-Main Campus (about 11 miles; Durham, NH; Full-time enrollment: 15,243)
  • Northern Essex Community College (about 26 miles; Haverhill, MA; FT enrollment: 4,737)
  • University of New England (about 32 miles; Biddeford, ME; FT enrollment: 4,539)
  • Merrimack College (about 36 miles; North Andover, MA; FT enrollment: 2,734)
  • North Shore Community College (about 36 miles; Danvers, MA; FT enrollment: 5,195)
  • Southern New Hampshire University (about 37 miles; Manchester, NH; FT enrollment: 16,552)
  • Endicott College (about 38 miles; Beverly, MA; FT enrollment: 4,064)

Public high school in Kittery:

Public elementary/middle school in Kittery:

See full list of schools located in Kittery

Library in Kittery:

  • RICE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $429,993; Location: 8 WENTWORTH STREET; 48,518 books; 768 audio materials; 1,427 video materials; 60 other licensed databases; 88 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Kittery: Pier Number 2 (A), Kittery Historical and Naval Museum (B), Kittery Fire Department Georges Road Station (C), John Paul Jones Memorial (D), Kittery Depot (E), Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Fire Department (F), Rice Public Library (G), Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Command Museum (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Maine Gate Factory Store Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Kittery include: Second Christian Congregational Church (A), Church of Christ (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Highland Cemetery (1), Orchard Grove Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Imhoff Tank (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Chickering Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Maine Tourism Association (Interstate Highway).

Hotels: Super 8 Kittery (85 US Route 1 Bypass South), Northeaster Motel (USRoute 1 Bypass), Coachman Inn (380 US Route 1), Portsmouth Harbor Inn & Spa (6 Water Street), Days Inn (2 Gorges Rd), Litson Villas (127 State Road).

York 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 88.3. This is about average.

City:

88.3
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 7.38. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.38
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.861. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.861
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.72. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.72
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.6%
(7.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.6% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.1 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  51.1%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.3%
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: 0.6% of all households

People in group quarters in Kittery in 2010:

  • 29 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)
  • 27 people in military ships
  • 6 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Kittery in 2000:

  • 136 people in military transient quarters for temporary residents
  • 7 people in nursing homes
  • 5 people in other group homes

Kittery, Maine environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Kittery (2011 data):

  • TD Bank, National Association: Kittery Branch at 30 State Road, branch established on 1973/09/10. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • People's United Bank: Kittery Branch at 17 Walker Street, branch established on 1980/05/01. Info updated 2012/02/16: Bank assets: $27,319.3 mil, Deposits: $20,835.4 mil, headquarters in Bridgeport, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 374 total offices
  • KeyBank National Association: Kittery Branch at 12 Shapleigh Road, branch established on 1963/04/01. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • Kennebunk Savings Bank: Kittery Branch at 4 Shapleigh Road, branch established on 2002/04/24. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $821.4 mil, Deposits: $660.6 mil, headquarters in Kennebunk, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Maine average:

10.5

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

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 Kittery CDP (based on York County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic40,28316
Mainline Protestant11,48064
Evangelical Protestant6,08651
Other1,84718
Orthodox6253
Black Protestant1191
None136,691-
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: 45
York County:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 42
York County:

2.09 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 85
York County:

4.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 252
Here:

12.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.7%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
York County:

24.0%
Maine:

25.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.4%
Maine:

51.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.1%
State:

49.7%

Average BMI:
Kittery:

28.9
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Kittery:

22.2%
Maine:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.7%
Maine:

9.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Kittery:

6.8
Maine:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

34.4%
Maine:

34.9%

General health condition:
Kittery:

57.2%
State:

58.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Kittery:

79.1%
Maine:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Kittery, ME Residents

5.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,410 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.66%
Maine average:

5.50%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($365 average AGI)
York County:

0.06%
Maine average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cumberland County, ME  1.47% ($34,596 average AGI)
from Strafford County, NH  0.53% ($34,957)
from Rockingham County, NH  0.39% ($50,026)


5.39% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,387 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.39%
Maine average:

5.62%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($496 average AGI)
York County:

0.07%
Maine average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cumberland County, ME  1.36% ($34,730 average AGI)
to Strafford County, NH  0.45% ($34,055)
to Rockingham County, NH  0.33% ($51,177)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kittery:

  • WMYF (1380 AM; 1 kW; PORTSMOUTH, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTSN (1270 AM; 5 kW; DOVER, NH; Owner: GARRISON CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGIN (930 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGIP (1540 AM; 5 kW; EXETER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDER (1320 AM; 10 kW; DERRY, NH; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC. OF NH)
  • WMTW (870 AM; 10 kW; GORHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kittery:

  • WHEB (100.3 FM; PORTSMOUTH, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUBB (95.3 FM; YORK CENTER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSHK (105.3 FM; KITTERY, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WERZ (107.1 FM; EXETER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOKQ (97.5 FM; DOVER, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBYY (98.7 FM; SOMERSWORTH, NH; Owner: GARRISON CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WUNH (91.3 FM; DURHAM, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSCY (106.9 FM; MOULTONBOROUGH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPHX-FM (92.1 FM; SANFORD, ME; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING LLC)
  • WSEW (88.5 FM; SANFORD, ME; Owner: WORD RADIO EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WMEA (90.1 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXRV (92.5 FM; HAVERHILL, MA; Owner: BEANPOT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMEX (106.5 FM; FARMINGTON, NH; Owner: WIMMEX, LLC)
  • WSAK (102.1 FM; HAMPTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQSO (96.7 FM; ROCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNEF (91.7 FM; NEWBURYPORT, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WGIR-FM (101.1 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLKZ (104.9 FM; WOLFEBORO, NH; Owner: TELE-MEDIA COMPANY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Kittery:

  • WHDN-LP (Channel 26; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GUENTER MARKSTEINER)
  • WMEA-TV (Channel 26; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMTW-TV (Channel 8; POLAND SPRING, ME; Owner: WMTW BROADCAST GROUP, LLC)
  • WFXZ-CA (Channel 24; BOSTON, MA; Owner: BOSTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WENH-TV (Channel 11; DURHAM, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
Kittery fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Kittery fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 60m197ftTotal length
  • $890,000Total costs
  • 181,484Total average daily traffic
  • 14,934Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 61970-1979
  • 42010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Kittery, ME

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Kittery)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Kittery, ME)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • KITTERY WATER DIST, Various Locations (Lat: 43.133972 Lon: -70.699472), Overall height: 2.4 m, Call Sign: WPOU602
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.406 MHzGrant Date: 07/19/1999, Expiration Date: 07/19/2009, Cancellation Date: 09/19/2009Registrant: Phone: (724) 430-3974
  • KITTERY, 800 Yards W Of Rte 1 (Lat: 43.135639 Lon: -70.709194), Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: WLK754
    Assigned Frequencies: 2128.30 MHzGrant Date: 01/09/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 02/15/2007, Certifier: Carol L TackerRegistrant: Cingular Wireless LLC, 5601 Legacy Drive Ms A-3, Plano, TX 75024, Phone: (469) 229-7506, Fax: (469) 229-7295, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

5
  • 48 Bowen Rd (Lat: 43.083972 Lon: -70.729222), Type: Building, Overall height: 9 m, Call Sign: WHX762, Licensee ID: L00126292
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.500 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 04/03/2000, Expiration Date: 03/23/2005, Cancellation Date: 05/28/2005Registrant: Dions Yacht Yard Corp, 48 Bowen Rd, Kittery, ME 03904-0838
  • Appledore Island (Lat: 43.463417 Lon: -70.722278), Type: Building, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WQB362, Licensee ID: L00017972
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 157.025 MHzGrant Date: 07/02/1997, Expiration Date: 07/02/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/28/2003Registrant: Cornell University, G-14 Stimson Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853
  • 7 Island Ave (Lat: 43.081472 Lon: -70.751444), Type: Building, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: WQZ486, Licensee ID: L00003640
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.575 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 157.025 MHzGrant Date: 01/25/1999, Expiration Date: 03/24/2004, Cancellation Date: 05/30/2004Registrant: Seafari Charters, 7 Island Ave, Kittery, ME 03904
  • Appledore Island (Lat: 43.463333 Lon: -70.722778), Type: Mast, Structure height: 7.9 m, Overall height: 9.8 m, Call Sign: WPZV647
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 157.025 MHzGrant Date: 01/27/2014, Expiration Date: 03/24/2024, Certifier: Ross B HansenRegistrant: Shoals Marine Laboratory, Portsmouth, NH 03801, Phone: (603) 964-9011, Fax: (603) 964-4739, Email:
  • 48 Bowen Road (Lat: 43.083889 Lon: -70.729167), Type: Bant, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 13 m, Call Sign: WQCG964, Licensee ID: L00978287
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.525 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 03/02/2005, Expiration Date: 03/02/2015, Cancellation Date: 05/02/2015, Certifier: Thomas J Allen MrRegistrant: Kittery Point Yacht Yard Corp

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

52 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Kittery)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150J (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1021M , Serial Number: 15070991, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 08/21/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Charles H Jr Denault, 11 Melanies Ct, Kittery, ME 03904
  • Aircraft: FREEDMAN PITTS SPECIAL (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2263 , Serial Number: 5729-1, Year manufactured: 1971, Airworthiness Date: 07/25/1975
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Charles H Jr Denault, 11 Melanies Ct, Kittery, ME 03904, Other Owners: Charles H Iii Denault
  • Aircraft: MOULTON HOWARD WELLS ULTRA-PUP BY PRECPTR (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 3073X , Serial Number: 01
    Registrant (Individual): Howard Wells Moulton, 282 Haley Rd, Kittery, ME 03904
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172I (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 46291 , Serial Number: 17257160, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 07/19/1968
    Registrant (Individual): Igor I Iii Sikorsky, 20 Trafton Ln, Kittery, ME 03904
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 14-13-2 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4150 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 74283 , Serial Number: 1396, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 04/21/1959
    Registrant (Individual): Barry H Jameson, 9 Dunlea Avenue, Kittery, ME 03904

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$243,33611$292,17655$237,0407$104,6099$323,943
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$172,1303$248,0601$143,3901$184,080
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$101,2404$174,12014$299,8873$98,4332$406,250
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$256,5102$186,78010$250,5620$01$280,790
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$248,1750$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0380.01 , 0380.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$347,1001$373,290
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$192,7400$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0380.01 , 0380.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

KITTERY WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 13,148, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-27-2011), St Formal NOV issued (APR-27-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-11-2011), St Compliance achieved (DEC-08-2011)
WEATHERVANE RESTAURANT (Serves NH, Population served: 370, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
WEATHERVANE REST 4 (Serves NH, Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-15-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-15-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-19-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAY-15-2013)

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Kittery, Maine:

  • Ramada Kittery, 2 Gorges Rd Rt 1 Byp, Kittery, Maine 3904 , Phone: (207) 439-5555, Fax: (207) 439-6777
  • Kittery Inn and Suites, 70 US Rt 1 Byp, Kittery, Maine 3904 , Phone: (207) 439-9324, Fax: (888) 439-4657
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Kittery, Maine

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (68%)
  • Utility gas (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Coal or coke (0%)
Businesses in Kittery, ME
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1FedEx4
ALDO1Gap1
AT&T1Gymboree1
Ace Hardware1IZOD1
Aeropostale1J. Jill1
American Eagle Outfitters1J.Crew1
Ann Taylor1Jones New York2
Banana Republic1Levi Strauss & Co.1
Brooks Brothers1McDonald's1
Brookstone1Motherhood Maternity1
Burger King1Old Navy1
Charlotte Russe1Pac Sun1
Chico's1Ramada1
Circle K3Rite Aid1
Coldwater Creek1Rue211
Crate & Barrel1Skechers USA1
Dairy Queen1Starbucks1
Days Inn1Subway1
Domino's Pizza1True Value1
DressBarn2U-Haul2
Dressbarn2UPS1
Dunkin Donuts1Vans1
Eddie Bauer1

Kittery compared to Maine state average:

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

Kittery on our top lists:

  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military transient quarters for temporary residents (population 1,000+)"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Nigeria (population 500+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Australian and New Zealand Subregion (population 500+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
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