Mars Hill, Maine

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Population in 2010: 1,493.
Population change since 2000: +0.9%
 
Males: 701  (47.0%)
Females: 792  (53.0%)
Median resident age:

44.0 years
Maine median age:

43.0 years

Zip codes: 04758.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $32,377 (it was $24,083 in 2000)
Mars Hill:

$32,377
ME:

$58,924

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $21,913 (it was $13,630 in 2000)

Mars Hill town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $80,876 (it was $50,300 in 2000)
Mars Hill:

$80,876
ME:

$200,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $138,988; detached houses: $147,384; townhouses or other attached units: $117,786; in 2-unit structures: $159,871; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $120,425; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $137,639; mobile homes: $75,560
March 2019 cost of living index in Mars Hill: 87.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Mars Hill, ME (2010)
    • 1,44296.6%White alone
    • 201.3%Two or more races
    • 151.0%Hispanic
    • 110.7%American Indian alone
    • 30.2%Black alone
    • 20.1%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Maine and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Mars Hill, Maine as of January 17, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Mars Hill is 747 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: English (15.5%), Irish (14.5%), United States (13.6%), French (12.4%), Scottish (4.4%), Scotch-Irish (2.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/21/1867

Elevation: 435 feet

Land area: 35.1 square miles.

Population density: 43 people per square mile   (very low).

Mars Hill, Maine map

82 residents are foreign born (5.0% North America).

This town:

5.5%
Maine:

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

1.9% ($938)
Maine:

1.5% ($1,417)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (231.0 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (332.4 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (495.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Mars Hill-Blaine, ME (1.3 miles ),
Blaine, ME (1.8 miles ),
Westfield, ME (2.1 miles ),
Bridgewater, ME (2.7 miles ),
Easton, ME (2.9 miles ),
Presque Isle, ME (3.5 miles ),
Chapman, ME (3.9 miles ),
Monticello, ME (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 46.53 N, Longitude: 67.85 W

Area code: 207

Distribution of median household income in Mars Hill, ME in 2019
Mars Hill satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $30,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $106,900
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $89,000
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $151,300
  • 2006: 8 buildings, average cost: $172,500
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $225,000
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $160,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $126,700
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $153,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $248,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Mars Hill, ME residents
Average permit cost in Mars Hill, ME
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.9%
Maine:

4.7%
Unemployment by year
Most common industries in Mars Hill, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.1%)
  • Educational services (9.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.5%)
  • Food (6.7%)
  • Truck transportation (6.4%)
  • Construction (6.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (13.9%)
  • Construction (10.1%)
  • Food (8.7%)
  • Truck transportation (8.7%)
  • Educational services (5.8%)
  • Public administration (4.3%)
  • Health care (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (23.0%)
  • Educational services (13.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.1%)
  • Food (4.5%)
  • Social assistance (4.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Mars Hill, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (3.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.2%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Carpenters (3.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.2%)
  • Child care workers (5.2%)
  • Cashiers (4.9%)

Average climate in Mars Hill, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Mars Hill, Maine average temperatures Mars Hill, Maine average precipitation Mars Hill, Maine humidity Mars Hill, Maine wind speed Mars Hill, Maine snowfall Mars Hill, Maine sunshine Mars Hill, Maine clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 52.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

52.6
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2016 was 0.161. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.161
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2016 was 1.69. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.69
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2016 was 0.235. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.235
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2016 was 25.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.2
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 4.84. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.84
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Mars Hill-area historical earthquake activity is above Maine state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 316.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/14/2006 at 09:34:48, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MD, Depth: 8.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 46.2 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) earthquake occurred 317.7 miles away from Mars Hill center
On 10/16/2012 at 23:12:25, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, Depth: 10.0 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 245.1 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 363.0 miles away from Mars Hill center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 278.7 miles away from Mars Hill 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 (22) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
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: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mars Hill topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Mars Hill:

  • AROOSTOOK MEDICAL CENTER,THE (HIGHLAND AVE)
  • TAMC - AHC (PO BOX 410)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Mars Hill:

  • PRESQUE ISLE REHAB AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; PRESQUE ISLE, ME)
  • AROOSTOOK MEDICAL CENTER,THE Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; PRESQUE ISLE, ME)
  • COUNTY DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; PRESQUE ISLE, ME)

Airports located in Mars Hill:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mars Hill:

  • University of Maine (about 121 miles; Orono, ME; Full-time enrollment: 8,931)
  • Husson University (about 127 miles; Bangor, ME; FT enrollment: 2,421)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 171 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 179 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 228 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 232 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 232 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)

Public high school in Mars Hill:

Public elementary/middle school in Mars Hill:

  • FORT STREET SCHOOL (Students: 214, Location: NO PHYSICAL LOCATION AVAILABLE, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in Mars Hill

Library in Mars Hill:

  • WALTER T. A. HANSEN MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $49,051; Location: 10 HANSEN STREET; 15,111 books; 320 audio materials; 35 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 41 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Mars Hill: Walter T A Hansen Memorial Library (A), Mars Hill Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Snow Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Mars Hill Pond (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

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

MARS HILL AND BLAINE WATER COMPANY (Population served: 1,800, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-07-2013), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-07-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-25-2013)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-19-2011), St Compliance Meeting conducted (AUG-19-2011), St Boil Water Order (AUG-19-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-19-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-19-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-08-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-20-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-04-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-04-2007), St Public Notif received (JUN-01-2007), St Intentional no-action (OCT-24-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-05-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-04-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-04-2007), St Public Notif received (JUN-01-2007), St Intentional no-action (OCT-24-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-05-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-04-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-04-2007), St Public Notif received (JUN-01-2007), St Intentional no-action (OCT-24-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-05-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-04-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-04-2007), St Public Notif received (JUN-01-2007), St Intentional no-action (OCT-24-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-05-2009)
  • 4 other older health violations
AROOSTOOK SHRINE CLUB (Population served: 310, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
BIG ROCK SKI AREA/RESTAURANT (Population served: 174, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 14 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
Maine:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

67.3%
Whole state:

62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

8.1%
Whole state:

9.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

16.6%
Whole state:

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

6.3%
Whole state:

4.1%
56 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
6 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010
37 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Mars Hill (2011 data):

  • The Bank of Maine: Mars Hill Branch at 8 Lincoln St, branch established on 2008/01/02. Info updated 2011/10/17: Bank assets: $783.5 mil, Deposits: $655.7 mil, headquarters in Portland, ME, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 33 total offices
  • Katahdin Trust Company: Mars Hill Branch at 28 Main Street, branch established on 1995/04/05. 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

For population 15 years and over in Mars Hill:

Marital status in Mars Hill, ME
  • Never married: 18.8%
  • Now married: 59.0%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 13.5%
  • Divorced: 6.9%

For population 25 years and over in Mars Hill:

  • High school or higher: 74.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Maine average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Mars Hill, ME (based on Aroostook County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
Here:

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
Here:

7.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.17 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

11.02 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

11.7%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.6%
State:

25.0%

2.63% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,444 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.63%
Maine average:

5.91%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Penobscot County, ME  0.43% ($40,241 average AGI)
from Cumberland County, ME  0.17% ($32,023)
from York County, ME  0.08% ($41,350)


3.60% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,040 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.60%
Maine average:

5.73%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,105 average AGI)
Aroostook County:

0.08%
Maine average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Penobscot County, ME  0.58% ($33,912 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, ME  0.29% ($37,827)
to York County, ME  0.25% ($35,172)
Businesses in Mars Hill, ME
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Strongest AM radio stations in Mars Hill:

  • WREM (710 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MONTICELLO, ME; Owner: ALLAN H WEINER)
  • WEGP (1390 AM; 5 kW; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: DECELLES/SMITH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WFST (600 AM; 5 kW; CARIBOU, ME; Owner: NORTHERN BROADCAST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZON (620 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mars Hill:

  • WQHR (96.1 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOZI (101.9 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMEM (106.1 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBPW (96.9 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W274AF (102.7 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: BANGOR BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WCXU (97.7 FM; CARIBOU, ME; Owner: THE CANXUS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHOU-FM (100.1 FM; HOULTON, ME; Owner: COUNTY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Mars Hill:

  • WAGM-TV (Channel 8; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: NEPSK, INC.)
  • WMEM-TV (Channel 10; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • Mars Hill, Maine
  • Fatal accident count8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents11
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:5
  • Fatalities8
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents17
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Maine average
  • Fatal accident count1324
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents1866
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons532
  • Fatalities1454
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents3245
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents85
See more detailed statistics of Mars Hill fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Mars Hill)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Mars Hill Mountain (Lat: 46.551722 Lon: -67.810028), Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: KPF985, Licensee ID: L00002808,
    Assigned Frequencies: 455.010 MHz, Grant Date: 12/10/1984, Expiration Date: 04/01/2006, Cancellation Date: 12/07/2005, Registrant: Maine Public Broadcasting Corporation, 1450 Lisbon St, Lewiston, ME 04240-3514
  • Summit Of Mars Hill Mountain (Lat: 43.551750 Lon: -67.810000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 48 m, Call Sign: KPM562,
    Assigned Frequencies: 455.990 MHz, Grant Date: 04/30/1996, Expiration Date: 04/01/2006, Cancellation Date: 12/07/2005, Certifier: Robert Gardiner, Registrant: Dow Lohnes & Albertson, 1255 23rd St, Washington, DC 20037-1194

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Mars Hill Mountain (Lat: 46.554222 Lon: -67.809472), Call Sign: WNMK818,
    Assigned Frequencies: 863.362 MHz, 864.112 MHz, Grant Date: 08/07/2018, Expiration Date: 08/18/2028, Cancellation Date: 09/12/2019, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Main St (Lat: 46.516444 Lon: -67.866694), Call Sign: KDX469, Licensee ID: L00034764,
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.9000 MHz, Grant Date: 08/16/1999, Expiration Date: 10/23/2004, Cancellation Date: 12/25/2004, Registrant: Mars Hill, Town Of, Town Office, Mars Hill, ME 04758
  • Lat: 46.532500 Lon: -67.815833, Call Sign: KCF976,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.645 MHz, 153.170 MHz, Grant Date: 06/22/2012, Expiration Date: 09/14/2022, Registrant: Aroostook Technologies, Inc, 4 Airport Drive, Presque Isle, ME 04769, Phone: (207) 762-9321, Fax: (207) 764-1463
  • Lat: 46.566944 Lon: -67.826667, Call Sign: WQDT874,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.125 MHz, Grant Date: 10/28/2005, Expiration Date: 10/28/2015, Cancellation Date: 10/09/2012, Certifier: Jay Boyd, Registrant: Aroostook Technologies, Inc., 4 Airport Drive, Presque Isle, ME 04769, Phone: (207) 762-9321, Fax: (207) 764-1463
  • Lat: 46.523528 Lon: -67.876444, Call Sign: WQWW472,
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.650 MHz, 463.775 MHz, Grant Date: 12/09/2015, Expiration Date: 12/09/2025, Certifier: Shawn Lovley, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E # 501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-5814, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mars Hill)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150M (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 81 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 63637, N63637, N-63637, Serial Number: 15077445, Airworthiness Date: 10/20/1975, Certificate Issue Date: 11/16/2018
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Frank S Kearney, Po Box 556, Mars Hill, ME 04758, Other Owners: Marsha P Kearney
  • Aircraft: WIGGINS JAMES W AVID FLYER (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 694JW, N694JW, N-694JW, Serial Number: 206, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 01/05/1996, Certificate Issue Date: 08/01/1994
    Registrant (Individual): James W Wiggins, 286 Presque Isle Rd, Mars Hill, ME 04758
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 06/08/2018

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Mars Hill, ME
  • 91.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 6.7%Wood
  • 1.2%Electricity
  • 0.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Mars Hill, ME
  • 72.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 24.9%Electricity
  • 2.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Wood


Mars Hill compared to Maine state average:

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

Mars Hill on our top lists:

  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Northern America (population 500+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Canada (population 500+)"
  • #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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