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Population in 2010: 1,551. Population change since 2000: +11.3%
 

Males: 784  (50.5%)
Females: 767  (49.5%)

Median resident age:  41.6 years
Maine median age:  43.0 years

Zip codes: 04444.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $48,429 (it was $39,850 in 2000)
Newburgh:

$48,429
ME:

$46,709
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $24,160

Newburgh town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $159,537 (it was $91,400 in 2000)
Newburgh:

$159,537
ME:

$172,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $173,823; Detached houses: $180,735; Townhouses or other attached units: $1,038,678; In 2-unit structures: $228,509; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $457,018; Mobile homes: $100,091

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Newburgh races chart
  • White alone - 1,510 (97.4%)
  • Hispanic - 13 (0.8%)
  • Black alone - 7 (0.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 7 (0.5%)
  • Two or more races - 8 (0.5%)
  • Asian alone - 3 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 3 (0.2%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Newburgh: 173.6 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: English (21.2%), French (11.4%), Irish (11.0%), United States (10.8%), Scottish (5.1%), French Canadian (4.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/15/1819

Land area: 30.9 square miles.

Population density: 50 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Newburgh:

  • High school or higher: 84.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Newburgh town:

  • Never married: 20.0%
  • Now married: 60.0%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

21 residents are foreign born

This town:  1.5%
Maine:  3.3%



According to our research of Maine and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Newburgh, Maine as of September 02, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Newburgh to the number of sex offenders is 506 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 in 2000:

Newburgh town:  1.3% ($1,228)
Maine:  1.5% ($1,417)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (96.2 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (196.1 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (373.4 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Carmel, ME (2.5 miles ), Dixmont, ME (2.5 miles ), Hermon, ME (2.7 miles ), Etna, ME (2.9 miles ), Monroe, ME (2.9 miles ), Frankfort, ME (2.9 miles ), Hampden, ME (3.0 miles ), Winterport, ME (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $64,000
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $64,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $64,000
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $104,800
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $89,200
  • 2002: 13 buildings, average cost: $83,800
  • 2003: 15 buildings, average cost: $81,500
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $128,300
  • 2005: 13 buildings, average cost: $133,600
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $84,400
  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $122,100
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $178,100
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $108,300
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 44.72 N, Longitude: 69.00 W

Area code: 207

Newburgh household income distribution Newburgh home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.3%
Maine:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (17%)
  • Truck transportation (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Repair and maintenance (4%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Social assistance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Customer service representatives (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)

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Earthquake activity:

Newburgh-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 49.4 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 30.4 miles away from Newburgh center
On 9/16/1994 at 04:22:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 55.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/16/1994 at 07:01:54, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 56.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/17/2000 at 08:16:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 10.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.6 miles away from Newburgh center
On 1/3/2000 at 21:05:50, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 6.0 mi) earthquake occurred 64.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Penobscot County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Snows: 4, Heavy Rains: 2, Floods: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Birthplace of: Ricky Craven - Craftsman Truck series NASCAR driver (born: May 24, 1966).


Hospitals/medical centers near Newburgh:

  • BANGOR NURSING AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; BANGOR, ME)
  • ST JOSEPH HOSPICE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; BANGOR, ME)
  • ST JOSEPH HOSPITAL (Hospital, Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Church, about 12 miles away; BANGOR, ME)

Political contributions by individuals in Newburgh, ME

Airports located in Newburgh:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Newburgh:

  • Husson University (about 13 miles; Bangor, ME; Full-time enrollment: 2,107)
  • University of Maine (about 21 miles; Orono, ME; FT enrollment: 9,235)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 57 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,074)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 96 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 2,993)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 97 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 5,629)
  • University of New England (about 112 miles; Biddeford, ME; FT enrollment: 3,850)
  • University of New Hampshire-Main Campus (about 146 miles; Durham, NH; FT enrollment: 13,290)

Public elementary/middle school in Newburgh:

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Notable locations in Newburgh: Newburgh Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (A), Newburgh Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Rogers Cemetery (1), Lufkin Cemetery (2), Leavitt Cemetery (3), Bickford Cemetery (4), Graveyard Cemetery (5), Chapman Cemetery (6), Knowlton Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and swamps: Chapman Pond (A), Gilmore Meadows (B), Burnt Swamp (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Thurlow Brook (A), Jordan Brook (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
Penobscot County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 28.0. This is about average.
City:

28.0
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.92. This is better than average. There were 11 monitors within city limits.
City:

7.92
U.S.:

9.59
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

13.2
U.S.:

22.1


Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.7%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  9.3%
Whole state:  9.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

5.9%
Whole state:

10.9%

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

2.2%
Whole state:

4.1%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Newburgh, ME

Newburgh compared to Maine state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (76%)
  • Wood (19%)
  • Electricity (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Newburgh town (based on Penobscot County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 33.68%
Here33.7%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchUnited Church of ChristAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAEpiscopal Church
Adherents57.6%9.9%5.0%4.6%2.5%
Congregations13.6%14.4%10.6%10.6%4.5%
Name Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentNational Association of Congregational Christian ChurchesJewishLDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents2.5%2.1%2.0%1.6%12.0%
Congregations0.8%4.5%2.3%2.3%36.4%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 34
Penobscot County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 38
Penobscot County:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

5.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 110
Here:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.0%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Penobscot County:

28.0%
Maine:

25.0%

5.79% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,325 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.79%
Maine average:

6.39%

0.18% of residents moved from foreign countries ($499 average AGI)
Penobscot County:

0.18%
Maine average:

0.12%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Hancock County, ME  0.46% ($28,576 average AGI)
from Aroostook County, ME  0.36% ($26,056)
from Somerset County, ME  0.34% ($27,144)


5.79% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,588 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.79%
Maine average:

6.44%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($335 average AGI)
Penobscot County:

0.07%
Maine average:

0.07%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Cumberland County, ME  0.48% ($31,894 average AGI)
to Hancock County, ME  0.46% ($39,561)
to Waldo County, ME  0.38% ($34,254)

Strongest AM radio stations in Newburgh:

  • WZON (620 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WABI (910 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WDEA (1370 AM; 5 kW; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNZS (1340 AM; 1 kW; VEAZIE, ME; Owner: WATERFRONT COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMTW (870 AM; 10 kW; GORHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Newburgh:

  • WWBX (97.1 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBFB (104.7 FM; BELFAST, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKIT-FM (100.3 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WWMJ (95.7 FM; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFZX (101.7 FM; SEARSPORT, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQCB (106.5 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMEH (90.9 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEZQ (92.9 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVOM (103.9 FM; HOWLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHCF (88.5 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: BANGOR BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WERU-FM (89.9 FM; BLUE HILL, ME; Owner: SALT POND COMMUNITY B/C COMPANY)
  • WMEP (90.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQSS (102.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGUY (102.1 FM; DEXTER, ME; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WTOS-FM (105.1 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBZN (107.3 FM; OLD TOWN, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJCX (99.5 FM; PITTSFIELD, ME; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WCTB (93.5 FM; FAIRFIELD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INC.)
  • WHQO (107.9 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INC.)
  • WWWA (95.3 FM; WINSLOW, ME; Owner: LIGHT OF LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Newburgh:

  • WABI-TV (Channel 5; BANGOR, ME; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING SERVICE)
  • W36CK (Channel 36; BANGOR, ME; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WCKD-LP (Channel 30; BANGOR/DEDHAM, ME; Owner: J. MCLEOD, ME FAMILY B/CING., INC.)
  • WLBZ (Channel 2; BANGOR, ME; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBGR-LP (Channel 33; BANGOR/DEDHAM, ME; Owner: MAINE FAMILY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMEB-TV (Channel 12; ORONO, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W66CL (Channel 66; BANGOR, ME; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Newburgh fatal accident list:

Dec 1, 2011 04:14 PM, Littlefield Road, Lat: 44.68705833, Lon: -69.00659722, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 30, 2007 04:30 PM, Sr-9, Lat: 44.708586, Lon: -69.045408, Vehicles: 2, Fatalities: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 27 meters (89ft)
Total average daily traffic: 12,700
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,293

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Newburgh)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: VEINOTE GENE E CUB REPLICA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 4 Cycle
    N-Number: 118GV , Serial Number: 002
    Registrant (Individual): Gene E Veinote, 2095 Kennebec Rd, Newburgh, ME 04444
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-11S (Category: Sea, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4504M , Serial Number: 11-7, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 05/26/1982
    Registrant (Individual): Gene E Veinote, 2095 Kennebec Rd, Newburgh, ME 04444
  • 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: 61143 , Serial Number: 15070834, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 06/02/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Wesley H Hedlund, 2865 Kennebec Rd, Newburgh, ME 04444
  • Aircraft: VEINOTE GENE E SUPER CUB EX (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 718D , Serial Number: 001
    Registrant (Individual): Gene E Veinote, 2095 Kennebec Rd, Newburgh, ME 04444
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7496D , Serial Number: 18-5837, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 10/22/1970
    Registrant (Individual): John M Miller, 115 North Rd, Newburgh, ME 04444
  • Aircraft: BEECH V35A (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7694N , Serial Number: D-8869, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 09/26/1968
    Registrant (Partnership): Dennis M Bradley, 57 Kimball Rd, Newburgh, ME 04444, Other Owners: Doreen M Bradley
  • Aircraft: PIPER J-3C (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 54 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 98294 , Serial Number: 18671, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 06/13/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Gene E Veinote, 2095 Kennebec Rd, Newburgh, ME 04444


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