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Population in 2010: 1,752. Population change since 2000: +0.2%
 

Males: 836  (47.7%)
Females: 916  (52.3%)

Median resident age:  49.6 years
Maine median age:  43.0 years

Zip codes: 04553.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $54,367 (it was $43,000 in 2000)
Newcastle:

$54,367
ME:

$46,709
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $32,025

Newcastle town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $245,169 (it was $139,900 in 2000)
Newcastle:

$245,169
ME:

$172,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $313,074; Detached houses: $326,666; Townhouses or other attached units: $626,297; In 2-unit structures: $336,859; Mobile homes: $86,569
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  • White alone - 1,705 (97.3%)
  • Two or more races - 19 (1.1%)
  • Hispanic - 12 (0.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 7 (0.4%)
  • Asian alone - 6 (0.3%)
  • Other race alone - 2 (0.1%)
  • Black alone - 1 (0.06%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Newcastle: 214.8 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (29.4%), Irish (12.9%), German (11.9%), United States (8.7%), Scottish (8.0%), French (5.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 06/19/1753

Elevation: 91 feet

Land area: 29.0 square miles.

Population density: 60 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Newcastle:

  • High school or higher: 91.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 38.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Newcastle town:

  • Never married: 18.4%
  • Now married: 61.5%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

53 residents are foreign born (1.5% Europe, 1.1% North America, 0.4% Asia).

This town:  3.0%
Maine:  3.3%



According to our research of Maine and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Newcastle, Maine as of December 17, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Newcastle to the number of sex offenders is 650 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


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

Newcastle town:  1.1% ($1,526)
Maine:  1.5% ($1,417)
Newcastle satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (44.9 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (142.6 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (321.6 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Damariscotta-Newcastle, ME (1.1 miles ), Damariscotta, ME (1.6 miles ), Nobleboro, ME (2.1 miles ), Alna, ME (2.2 miles ), Bremen, ME (2.5 miles ), Edgecomb, ME (2.6 miles ), Wiscasset, ME (2.6 miles ), Waldoboro, ME (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $109,900
  • 1998: 12 buildings, average cost: $109,900
  • 1999: 13 buildings, average cost: $109,900
  • 2000: 18 buildings, average cost: $10,000
  • 2001: 21 buildings, average cost: $15,000
  • 2002: 43 buildings, average cost: $77,200
  • 2003: 28 buildings, average cost: $140,400
  • 2004: 19 buildings, average cost: $158,000
  • 2005: 12 buildings, average cost: $208,300
  • 2006: 15 buildings, average cost: $20,000
  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $188,900
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $190,000
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $314,000
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $234,200
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $350,000

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Latitude: 44.05 N, Longitude: 69.54 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 207

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.2%
Maine:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (13%)
  • Transportation equipment (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Health care (18%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Social assistance (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Top executives (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Media and communication equipment workers (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Newcastle-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/8/1996, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 22.1 miles away from the Newcastle town center caused $10,000 in damages.

On 7/31/1971, a category F2 tornado 32.5 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Newcastle-area historical earthquake activity is near Maine state average. It is 79% 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 72.3 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 29.9 miles away from Newcastle center
On 8/21/1996 at 07:54:14, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 90.3 miles away from the city 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 36.0 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 57.2 miles away from Newcastle center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 91.5 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 Lincoln County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Winter Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Snows: 2, Winds: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Newcastle topographic map

Hospitals/medical centers near Newcastle:

  • COVE'S EDGE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; DAMARISCOTTA, ME)
  • FIELDCREST MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WALDOBORO, ME)
  • ST ANDREWS HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; BOOTHBAY HARBOR, ME)

Political contributions by individuals in Newcastle, ME

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Newcastle:

  • Southern Maine Community College (about 44 miles; South Portland, ME; Full-time enrollment: 2,993)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 46 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 5,629)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 54 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,074)
  • University of New England (about 59 miles; Biddeford, ME; FT enrollment: 3,850)
  • Husson University (about 66 miles; Bangor, ME; FT enrollment: 2,107)
  • University of Maine (about 73 miles; Orono, ME; FT enrollment: 9,235)
  • University of New Hampshire-Main Campus (about 94 miles; Durham, NH; FT enrollment: 13,290)

Private high school in Newcastle:

  • LINCOLN ACADEMY (Students: 601; Location: 81 ACADEMY HL; Grades: 9 - 12)

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Churches in Newcastle include: Saint Andrews Episcopal Church (A), Second Congregational Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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Lake: Damariscotta Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Lincoln 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 30.1. This is about average.
City:

30.1
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

13.8
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.40. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

8.40
U.S.:

9.59
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.613. This is significantly better than average. There were 6 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.613
U.S.:

2.433

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

BROOKSIDE MOBILE HOME COURT (Population served: 88, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 & -228)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-1996, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-14-1996), St Compliance achieved (MAY-19-1997)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR INADEQUATE REPORTING - Between OCT-13-2005 and JAN-10-2006, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-11-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-11-2005), St Compliance achieved (JAN-10-2006)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
HERON ISLAND VILL ASSN #1 (Population served: 48, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUN-2000, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-25-2000), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-29-2004), St Compliance achieved (JUN-23-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
RENY`S DISTRIBUTION CENTER (Population served: 45, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • OCCT Study Recommendation - Between MAR-2006 and DEC-2025, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAR-17-2006)
  • Public Education - Between NOV-12-2005 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAR-17-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-17-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-17-2003), St Public Notif received (NOV-07-2003)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-23-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-23-2003), St Public Notif received (OCT-06-2003)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Water Quality Parameter WQP M&R - Between SEP-2005 and FEB-2006, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAR-17-2006)

Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  64.2%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.6%
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: 0.4% of all households

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

7.0%
Whole state:

10.9%

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

3.2%
Whole state:

4.1%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Newcastle, ME

8 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Newcastle in 2000:

  • 19 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 7 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Newcastle compared to Maine state average:

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


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Banks with branches in Newcastle (2011 data):

  • The Bank of Maine: Newcastle Branch at 67 Main Street, branch established on 2001/09/10. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (82%)
  • Wood (10%)
  • Electricity (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 23.00%
Here23.0%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Church of ChristUnited Methodist ChurchEpiscopal ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USA
Adherents35.3%14.3%14.2%12.3%10.0%
Congregations7.1%19.0%19.0%9.5%16.7%
NameConservative Baptist Association of AmericaGeneral Association of Regular Baptist ChurchesChurch of the NazareneLDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents2.6%2.3%2.1%1.8%5.0%
Congregations4.8%2.4%4.8%2.4%14.3%
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: 14
Lincoln County:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

2.59 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

6.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.0%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Lincoln County:

21.9%
Maine:

25.0%

6.84% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($46,699 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.84%
Maine average:

6.39%

0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($227 average AGI)
Lincoln County:

0.10%
Maine average:

0.12%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Kennebec County, ME  1.00% ($28,364 average AGI)
from Knox County, ME  0.80% ($29,500)
from Sagadahoc County, ME  0.66% ($33,585)


6.70% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,231 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.70%
Maine average:

6.44%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Kennebec County, ME  0.93% ($30,258 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, ME  0.91% ($31,815)
to Sagadahoc County, ME  0.70% ($34,360)

Strongest AM radio stations in Newcastle:

  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGAN (560 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WMTW (870 AM; 10 kW; GORHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WJTO (730 AM; 1 kW; BATH, ME; Owner: BLUE JEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLAM (1470 AM; 5 kW; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZAN (970 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJJB (900 AM; 1 kW; BRUNSWICK, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Newcastle:

  • WCME (96.7 FM; BOOTHBAY HARBOR, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMEP (90.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQSS (102.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMCM (103.3 FM; ROCKLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBQX (106.9 FM; THOMASTON, ME; Owner: MARINER BROADCASTING LIMITED PARTNER)
  • WBCI (105.9 FM; BATH, ME; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCYI (93.9 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMME-FM (92.3 FM; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBLM (102.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMEA (90.1 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTHT (107.5 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WCLZ (98.9 FM; BRUNSWICK, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWWA (95.3 FM; WINSLOW, ME; Owner: LIGHT OF LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WFZX (101.7 FM; SEARSPORT, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJBQ (97.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJJB-FM (95.5 FM; TOPSHAM, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WABK-FM (104.3 FM; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKCG (101.3 FM; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Newcastle:

  • WPFO (Channel 23; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: CMCG PORTLAND LICENSE LLC)
  • WGME-TV (Channel 13; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: WGME LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCBB (Channel 10; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W64BY (Channel 64; ROCKLAND, ME; Owner: CRAIG MINISTRIES, INC.)
Newcastle, Maine:
  • Fatal accident count: 15
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 22
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 5
  • Fatalities: 17
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 36
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 3
Maine average:
  • Fatal accident count: 56
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 80
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 21
  • Fatalities: 61
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 134
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 4
See more detailed statistics of Newcastle fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 15
Total length: 66 meters (217ft)
Total costs: $2,513,000
Total average daily traffic: 70,595
Total average daily truck traffic: 6,137

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1900-1909: 1
  • 1910-1919: 0
  • 1920-1929: 0
  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 5
  • 1960-1969: 6
  • 1970-1979: 0
  • 1980-1989: 1
  • 1990-1999: 0
  • 2000-2009: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Newcastle, ME

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Rt 1 Box 17a (Lat: 44.025361 Lon: -69.566167), Call Sign: KNCR627
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.915 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/03/2012, Expiration Date: 01/29/2022
    Registrant: O.W. Holmes, Inc., 997 Bristol Road, Bristol, ME 04539, Phone: (207) 563-3133, Fax: (207) 563-3133, Email:
  • Us Rt 1 (Lat: 44.003972 Lon: -69.611167), Structure height: 16 m, Call Sign: WPEI709, Licensee ID: L00026531
    Assigned Frequencies: 811.312 MHz, 811.337 MHz, 812.287 MHz, 812.312 MHz, 812.337 MHz, 813.312 MHz, 813.337 MHz, 814.312 MHz, 814.337 MHz, 815.312 MHz, 815.337 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/30/2003, Expiration Date: 03/28/2014
    Registrant: Central Maine Power Company, 57 Old Winthrop Road, Augusta, ME 04330, Phone: (207) 626-9470, Fax: (207) 626-9484, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Newcastle, North Side Of Hwy 1 (Lat: 44.024944 Lon: -69.571556), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 136 m, Overall height: 137.1 m, Call Sign: WQNT447
    Assigned Frequencies: 11385.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz... (+8 more)
    Grant Date: 05/18/2011, Expiration Date: 05/18/2021, Certifier: Tom Buckley
    Registrant: Northeast Wireless Networks LLC, 202 Us Rt 1, Suite 206, Falmouth, ME 04105, Phone: (207) 200-2505, Fax: (207) 200-2510, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Wcme Tower Rt 1 (Lat: 44.025333 Lon: -69.570861), Call Sign: KNKK601
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.600 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/28/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Certifier: Bruce R Lederman
    Registrant: Attorney At Law, 2154 Wisconsin Ave, Nw, Ste 250, Washington, DC 20007, Phone: (202) 223-3772, Fax: (202) 315-3587, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Newcastle)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: CESSNA A185E (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 125 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2231T , Serial Number: 185-1383, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 07/15/1970
    Registrant (Co-Owned): David E Hewitt, 74 Lincoln Ln, Newcastle, ME 04553, Other Owners: Mary E Hewitt, Peter K Shorey
  • Aircraft: VANS AIRCRAFT INC RV-12 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 3312L , Serial Number: 120076, Year manufactured: 2010, Airworthiness Date: 05/19/2010
    Registrant (Individual): David W Lawrence, 35 Main St, Newcastle, ME 04553
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-108 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5750Z , Serial Number: 22-9592, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 02/27/1963
    Registrant (Co-Owned): George F 11 Faux, 321 Mills Rd, Newcastle, ME 04553, Other Owners: Melody P Faux
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN AMERICAN AVN. CORP. AA-5B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 74644 , Serial Number: AA5B-0316, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 06/17/1976
    Registrant (Individual): Robert E Stewart, 153 W Hamlet Rd, Newcastle, ME 04553
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 80119 , Serial Number: 17266383, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 12/10/1975
    Registrant (Individual): Charles A Pernice, 313 River Rd, Newcastle, ME 04553
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-160 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8539D , Serial Number: 22-5770, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 12/05/1957
    Registrant (Co-Owned): David E Hewitt, 74 Lincoln Ln, Newcastle, ME 04553, Other Owners: William A Locke


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 9
  • Hazardous Condition: 8
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Newcastle


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