Limestone, Maine

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Population in 2010: 1,075. Population change since 2000: -26.0%
Males: 512  (47.7%)
Females: 563  (52.3%)
Median resident age:  35.3 years
Maine median age:  44.0 years

Zip codes: 04750.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,128 (it was $33,600 in 2000)
Limestone:

$40,128
ME:

$46,974

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,497 (it was $11,160 in 2000)

Limestone CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $61,329 (it was $50,300 in 2000)
Limestone:

$61,329
ME:

$172,800

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $63,140; Detached houses: $67,924; Mobile homes: $28,771

Median gross rent in 2013: $468.

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  • Races in Limestone, ME (2010)

    Limestone races chart
    • 1,01294.1%White alone
    • 171.6%Hispanic
    • 151.4%Black alone
    • 141.3%Asian alone
    • 100.9%American Indian alone
    • 60.6%Two or more races
    • 10.09%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Limestone: 85.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (23.4%), French Canadian (9.2%), English (8.9%), United States (7.5%), Irish (7.1%), Arab (5.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/26/1869

Elevation: 521 feet

Land area: 2.61 square miles.

Population density: 412 people per square mile   (low).

Limestone,ME real estate house value index trend

Limestone, Maine map

For population 25 years and over in Limestone:

  • High school or higher: 86.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.8%
  • Unemployed: 23.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Limestone CDP:

  • Never married: 44.4%
  • Now married: 39.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 11.6%
  • Divorced: 4.7%

130 residents are foreign born (3.4% Latin America, 2.4% Asia, 2.2% North America).

This place:

8.9%
Maine:

2.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $941 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $781 (1.6%)

Limestone satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (254.1 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (355.8 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (516.3 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Loring AFB, ME (2.0 miles ), Caswell, ME (2.3 miles ), Caribou, ME (3.0 miles ), Fort Fairfield, ME (3.2 miles ), Hamlin, ME (3.5 miles ), New Sweden, ME (3.7 miles ), Washburn, ME (4.2 miles ), Easton, ME (4.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $86,500
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $50,700
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $56,500
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $56,500
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $56,500
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $98,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $139,500
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $139,500
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $139,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 46.91 N, Longitude: 67.83 W

Area code: 207

Limestone household income distribution Limestone home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.34
Maine average:

1.72
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.0%
Maine:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (30%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Limestone, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Limestone-area historical earthquake activity is below Maine state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/14/2006 at 09:34:49, a magnitude 4.0 (3.5 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 14.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 40.4 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 330.2 miles away from Limestone 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 178.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 376.5 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) earthquake occurred 299.1 miles away from Limestone center
On 9/16/1994 at 04:22:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 112.7 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 Aroostook County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 8, Snows: 7, Heavy Rains: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Limestone topographic map

Birthplace of: Norman Buckley - Television director and film editor, Cody Wild - Ice hockey player, Kevin O'Keefe - Figure skater, Larry Swider - Football player, Steve Bartalo - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Limestone:

  • VISITING NURSES OF AROOSTOOK (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; CARIBOU, ME)
  • CARY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; CARIBOU, ME)
  • MAINE VETERANS HOME - CARIBOU (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; CARIBOU, ME)
  • CARIBOU REHAB AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CARIBOU, ME)
  • VALLEY HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; CARIBOU, ME)
  • PROFESSIONAL HOME NURSING INC (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; CARIBOU, ME)

airports located in Limestone:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Limestone:

  • University of Maine (about 146 miles; Orono, ME; Full-time enrollment: 8,931)
  • Husson University (about 152 miles; Bangor, ME; FT enrollment: 2,421)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 192 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 202 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 250 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 255 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 255 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)

Public high schools in Limestone:

  • ME SCH OF SCIENCE & MATHEMATICS (Location: 95 HIGH STREET, Grades: 9-12)
  • LIMESTONE COMMUNITY SCHOOL (Location: 93 HIGH STREET, Grades: PK-12)
See full list of schools located in Limestone

Library in Limestone:

  • ROBERT A. FROST MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $62,550; Location: 42 MAIN STREET; 18,815 books; 893 audio materials; 928 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 31 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Limestone Maine has listed as nearby hospitals and radio stations several Louisiana and Texas facilities. Perhaps there is a mixup in which limestone is being discussed.

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Notable locations in Limestone: Limestone Police Department (A), Limestone Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Limestone: Church of the Advent (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Kearney Cemetery (1), Episcopal Advent Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Limestone Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Silver Spring Brook (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Aroostook 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 59.0. This is better than average.

City:

59.0
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.155. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.155
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.97. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.97
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.529. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.529
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.1
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 5.10. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.10
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.7%
(22.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 50.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.1 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  57.6%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  10.5%
Whole state:  9.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
130 people in college/university student housing in 2010
40 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Limestone in 2000:

  • 332 people in job corps and vocational training facilities
  • 131 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 36 people in nursing homes

Limestone, Maine environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Limestone (2011 data):

  • Katahdin Trust Company: Limestone Branch at 35 Main Street, branch established on 1944/09/01. Info updated 2007/04/25: Bank assets: $527.8 mil, Deposits: $425.6 mil, headquarters in Patten, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Katahdin Bankshares Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Maine average:

10.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Limestone CDP (based on Aroostook County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic22,20027
Mainline Protestant5,84540
Evangelical Protestant4,41151
Other9577
Orthodox101
None38,447-
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: 29
Aroostook County:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Aroostook County:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 56
Aroostook County:

7.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 66
Here:

9.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.7%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Aroostook County:

27.6%
Maine:

25.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Limestone:

47.9%
Maine:

51.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Limestone:

45.8%
Maine:

49.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.5
Maine:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Limestone:

25.1%
Maine:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

18.5%
State:

9.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Limestone:

6.8
Maine:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

39.7%
Maine:

34.9%

General health condition:
Limestone:

53.6%
State:

58.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.9%
Maine:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Limestone, ME Residents

3.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,766 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.21%
Maine average:

5.50%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,181 average AGI)
Aroostook County:

0.08%
Maine average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Penobscot County, ME  0.46% ($28,764 average AGI)
from Cumberland County, ME  0.20% ($23,132)
from Hartford County, CT  0.09% ($34,920)


3.74% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,623 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.74%
Maine average:

5.62%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($830 average AGI)
Aroostook County:

0.11%
Maine average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Penobscot County, ME  0.67% ($29,433 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, ME  0.37% ($47,612)
to Kennebec County, ME  0.14% ($29,722)

Strongest AM radio stations in Limestone:

  • WFST (600 AM; 5 kW; CARIBOU, ME; Owner: NORTHERN BROADCAST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WEGP (1390 AM; 5 kW; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: DECELLES/SMITH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WREM (710 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MONTICELLO, ME; Owner: ALLAN H WEINER)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZON (620 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Limestone:

  • WBPW (96.9 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQHR (96.1 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCXU (97.7 FM; CARIBOU, ME; Owner: THE CANXUS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOZI (101.9 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMEM (106.1 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W274AF (102.7 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: BANGOR BAPTIST CHURCH)

Limestone fatal accident list:

Jul 29, 2003 02:09 AM, Sr-89, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 23, 1989 08:10 PM, 74157473, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 15, 1986 06:20 PM, 63486349, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
May 22, 1985 01:52 PM, 7412, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 2,376Total average daily traffic
  • 188Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,565Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Mark L Gartley, Ward Road (Lat: 46.913583 Lon: -67.851139), Type: 78.0, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW SUITE 100
  • Erik Brooks, Ward Road (Lat: 46.913583 Lon: -67.851139), Type: 78.0, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW SUITE 100
  • STEVEN T CAMPBELL, Ward Road (Lat: 46.913583 Lon: -67.851139), Type: 78.0, Structure height: 23003 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 2029553000, Peter.Connolly@hklaw.Com, 800 17TH STREET NW, SUITE 1100

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 5302 Taft Rd (Lat: 46.946167 Lon: -67.904472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18 m, Call Sign: KCH388
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.705 MHz, 160.140 MHzGrant Date: 12/31/2010, Expiration Date: 02/12/2021, Certifier: Joseph F GrimmigRegistrant: State Of Maine, 23 Leighton Road, Augusta, ME 04333-0147, Phone: (207) 624-9994, Fax: (207) 287-4699, Email:
  • Lat: 46.927500 Lon: -67.835833, Call Sign: WPUJ971
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.565 MHzGrant Date: 02/21/2012, Expiration Date: 03/19/2022, Certifier: Mark SaengerRegistrant: Aroostook Technologies, Inc, 4 Airport Dr, Presque Isle, ME 04769, Phone: (207) 762-9321, Fax: (207) 764-1463
  • Lat: 46.912500 Lon: -67.797250, Call Sign: WPVT784
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.325 MHzGrant Date: 08/30/2012, Expiration Date: 08/19/2022, Certifier: Brian R EdgecombRegistrant: Aroostook Technologies, Inc., 4 Airport Dr., Presque Isle, ME 04769, Phone: (207) 762-9321
  • Lat: 46.865833 Lon: -67.831778, Call Sign: WPYK897
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.665 MHzGrant Date: 08/21/2013, Expiration Date: 08/28/2023, Certifier: Lloyd S LeavittRegistrant: Radio Communications Management, Inc., 38 Rice Street, Presque Isle, ME 04769, Phone: (207) 540-1544, Fax: (207) 540-1545, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Limestone)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 21482 , Serial Number: 2344, Year manufactured: 1938
    Registrant (Individual): Victor P Malmgren, 273 Dickman Dr Lafb, Limestone, ME 04750

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

LORING DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (Population served: 308, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-02-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-02-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAY-13-2013), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-13-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-27-2012), St BCA signed (APR-02-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAR-20-2013), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-20-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-27-2012), St BCA signed (APR-02-2012), St Public Notif requested (DEC-21-2012), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-21-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-01-2013)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In SEP-2012. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-27-2012), St BCA signed (APR-02-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-14-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-27-2012), St Public Notif requested (NOV-27-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-27-2013)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JUL-2012. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-27-2012), St BCA signed (APR-02-2012), St Public Notif requested (AUG-28-2012), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-28-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-29-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-27-2013)
  • 33 other older health violations
TRAFTON LAKE CAMPGROUND (Population served: 110, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Limestone that have no violations reported:

  • LIMESTONE WATER & SEWER DISTRICT (Population served: 853, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 13
  • Hazardous Condition: 4

Incident types - Limestone

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Limestone, ME
Most common first names in Limestone, ME among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1277.7 years
Richard1068.2 years
Charles1074.7 years
Joseph980.1 years
Thomas871.9 years
Mary878.6 years
George874.9 years
Louis878.1 years
John775.0 years
David759.5 years
Most common last names in Limestone, ME among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bell1873.7 years
Johndro1567.4 years
Ward1480.4 years
Barnes1270.7 years
Edgecomb1176.9 years
Thompson1179.7 years
King1067.1 years
Pelletier1076.8 years
Cote976.2 years
Ballard979.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (74%)
  • Wood (17%)
  • Electricity (9%)

Limestone compared to Maine state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Limestone on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in job corps and vocational training facilities (population 1,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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