Oakland, Maine

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Population in 2010: 2,602. Population change since 2000: -5.7%
Males: 1,256  (48.3%)
Females: 1,346  (51.7%)
Median resident age:  46.3 years
Maine median age:  44.0 years

Zip codes: 04963.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $43,718 (it was $32,700 in 2000)
Oakland:

$43,718
ME:

$46,974

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $30,517 (it was $20,741 in 2000)

Oakland CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $141,387 (it was $73,500 in 2000)
Oakland:

$141,387
ME:

$172,800

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $149,155; Detached houses: $165,037; In 2-unit structures: $165,892; Mobile homes: $20,592

Median gross rent in 2013: $709.

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  • Races in Oakland, ME (2013)

    Oakland races chart
    • 2,32996.4%White alone
    • 301.2%Asian alone
    • 220.9%Black alone
    • 170.7%American Indian alone
    • 120.5%Two or more races
    • 70.3%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Oakland: 91.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (17.0%), French (12.6%), Irish (12.4%), United States (6.6%), French Canadian (6.2%), Scottish (4.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/26/1873

Elevation: 238 feet

Land area: 5.39 square miles.

Population density: 483 people per square mile   (low).

Oakland,ME real estate house value index trend

Oakland, Maine map

For population 25 years and over in Oakland:

  • High school or higher: 96.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Oakland CDP:

  • Never married: 30.5%
  • Now married: 48.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 16.3%

34 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.2%
Maine:

2.9%



According to our research of Maine and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Oakland, Maine as of May 24, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Oakland to the number of sex offenders is 2,062 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 with mortgages in 2013: $1,537 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,632 (1.6%)

Oakland satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (67.0 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (168.7 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (331.9 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Waterville, ME (1.8 miles ), Winslow, ME (2.3 miles ), Fairfield, ME (2.5 miles ), Sidney, ME (2.5 miles ), Belgrade, ME (2.7 miles ), Smithfield, ME (2.7 miles ), Rome, ME (2.9 miles ), Vassalboro, ME (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1999: 13 buildings, average cost: $72,200
  • 2000: 16 buildings, average cost: $113,500
  • 2001: 20 buildings, average cost: $103,700
  • 2002: 28 buildings, average cost: $129,500
  • 2003: 31 buildings, average cost: $129,500
  • 2004: 44 buildings, average cost: $163,600
  • 2005: 39 buildings, average cost: $163,600
  • 2006: 33 buildings, average cost: $163,600
  • 2007: 25 buildings, average cost: $163,600
  • 2008: 18 buildings, average cost: $163,600
  • 2009: 14 buildings, average cost: $163,600
  • 2010: 25 buildings, average cost: $158,000
  • 2011: 18 buildings, average cost: $158,000
  • 2012: 18 buildings, average cost: $158,000
  • 2013: 20 buildings, average cost: $158,000
  • 2014: 8 buildings, average cost: $187,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.55 N, Longitude: 69.71 W

Area code: 207

Oakland household income distribution Oakland home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 11 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.61
Maine average:

1.72
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.7%
Maine:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Information (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Oakland, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Oakland-area historical earthquake activity is near Maine state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 197.5 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 233.0 miles away from Oakland center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 118.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/3/2006 at 00:07:38, a magnitude 4.3 (3.8 MB, 3.8 MW, 4.3 LG, Depth: 4.0 mi) earthquake occurred 78.7 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 10.6 miles away from Oakland 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 35.9 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 Kennebec County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Snows: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Oakland topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Oakland:

  • LAKEWOOD (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WATERVILLE, ME)
  • INLAND HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; WATERVILLE, ME)
  • OAK GROVE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; WATERVILLE, ME)
  • HEALTHREACH HOMECARE AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; WATERVILLE, ME)
  • WILLOWS NURSING CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; WATERVILLE, ME)
  • MOUNT ST JOSEPH NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; WATERVILLE, ME)
  • HEALTHREACH HOSPICE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; WATERVILLE, ME)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oakland:

  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 16 miles; Augusta, ME; Full-time enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 23 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Husson University (about 50 miles; Bangor, ME; FT enrollment: 2,421)
  • University of Maine (about 57 miles; Orono, ME; FT enrollment: 8,931)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 63 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 68 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 68 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)

Public high school in Oakland:

Public elementary/middle schools in Oakland:

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Library in Oakland:

  • OAKLAND PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $114,906; Location: 18 CHURCH STREET; 27,196 books; 651 audio materials; 301 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 51 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Oakland Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Reservoir: Messalonskee Stream Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Pressey House- The (32 Belgrade Road).

Kennebec 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 52.4. This is significantly better than average.

City:

52.4
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 4.56. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.56
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.06. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.06
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.1
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 6.75. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.75
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.0%
(10.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  63.7%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  12.3%
Whole state:  9.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Oakland, Maine environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Oakland (2011 data):

  • The Bank of Maine: Oakland Branch at 51 Main Street, branch established on 2003/07/07. 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
  • TD Bank, National Association: Oakland Branch at 27 Main Street, branch established on 1977/12/12. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.2
Maine average:

10.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Oakland CDP (based on Kennebec County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic21,75811
Mainline Protestant8,99960
Evangelical Protestant5,82956
Other2,46617
None83,099-
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: 24
Kennebec County:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Kennebec County:

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 77
Kennebec County:

6.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 105
Here:

8.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.6%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Kennebec County:

28.2%
Maine:

25.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Oakland:

50.9%
State:

51.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

51.4%
Maine:

49.7%

Average BMI:
Oakland:

29.1
Maine:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Oakland:

20.4%
Maine:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.8%
Maine:

9.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
Here:

42.6%
Maine:

34.9%

General health condition:
Here:

57.5%
State:

58.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.0%
State:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Oakland, ME Residents

5.16% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,956 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.16%
Maine average:

5.50%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($413 average AGI)
Kennebec County:

0.03%
Maine average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Somerset County, ME  0.71% ($30,510 average AGI)
from Cumberland County, ME  0.51% ($34,611)
from Androscoggin County, ME  0.44% ($33,773)


5.50% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,030 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.50%
Maine average:

5.62%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($258 average AGI)
Kennebec County:

0.06%
Maine average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Somerset County, ME  0.64% ($27,240 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, ME  0.58% ($37,633)
to Androscoggin County, ME  0.47% ($28,150)

Strongest AM radio stations in Oakland:

  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WTVL (1490 AM; 1 kW; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMDR (1340 AM; 1 kW; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: LIGHT OF LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WZON (620 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WEZW (1400 AM; 1 kW; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMTW (870 AM; 10 kW; GORHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WABI (910 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLAM (1470 AM; 5 kW; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WGAN (560 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Oakland:

  • WWWA (95.3 FM; WINSLOW, ME; Owner: LIGHT OF LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WMEW (91.3 FM; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEBB (98.5 FM; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMHB (89.7 FM; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: THE MAYFLOWER HILL BROADCASTING. CORP.)
  • WHQO (107.9 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INC.)
  • WCTB (93.5 FM; FAIRFIELD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INC.)
  • WTOS-FM (105.1 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMME-FM (92.3 FM; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWBX (97.1 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMEP (90.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQSS (102.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLOB-FM (96.3 FM; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WABK-FM (104.3 FM; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBFB (104.7 FM; BELFAST, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTBM (100.7 FM; MEXICO, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKCG (101.3 FM; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQCB (106.5 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFZX (101.7 FM; SEARSPORT, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Oakland:

  • WFYW-LP (Channel 69; FAIRFIELD/WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • DW23AB (Channel 23; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: RUSSELL COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WGCI-LP (Channel 4; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPFO (Channel 23; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: CMCG PORTLAND LICENSE LLC)
  • WCBB (Channel 10; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
Oakland fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Oakland fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 15m49ftTotal length
  • $2,012,000Total costs
  • 22,375Total average daily traffic
  • 1,906Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 44.555028 Lon: -69.741750, Call Sign: WQKF701
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.207 MHzGrant Date: 05/01/2009, Expiration Date: 05/01/2019, Certifier: Paul BeaulieuRegistrant: Central Maine Power Company, 57 Old Winthrop Road, Augusta, ME 04380, Phone: (207) 626-9427, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Oakland, 218 High Street (Lat: 44.554472 Lon: -69.740833), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: WQRD734
    Assigned Frequencies: 10895.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz... (+53 more)Grant Date: 04/23/2013, Expiration Date: 04/23/2023, Certifier: Tom BuckleyRegistrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8678, Fax: (703) 584-8696, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Oakland)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2938A , Serial Number: 30138, Year manufactured: 1953, Airworthiness Date: 05/06/1957
    Registrant (Individual): John D Koons, Rr 1, Oakland, ME 04963
  • Aircraft: CESSNA R182 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 111 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4910S , Serial Number: R18201449, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 01/23/1980
    Registrant (Individual): John E Marden, 122 Birch Meadows, Oakland, ME 04963
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-31-310 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 8, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 162 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5387A , Serial Number: 31-7712003, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 11/03/1976
    Registrant (Corporation): Zhmm LLC, 90 Heritage Rd, Oakland, ME 04963
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172L (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7839G , Serial Number: 17259539, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 10/31/1970
    Registrant (Corporation): Arch Air LLC, Po Box 455, Oakland, ME 04963
  • Aircraft: RANS DESIGNS INC S-7LS (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 913DT , Serial Number: 0314605, Year manufactured: 2015, Airworthiness Date: 04/13/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Michael S Willey, 215 Willey Point Rd, Oakland, ME 04963
  • Aircraft: ERCOUPE 415-D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 93684 , Serial Number: 1007, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 04/23/1957
    Registrant (Individual): John J Brier, 81 Pinewoods Trl, Oakland, ME 04963
  • Aircraft: ERCOUPE 415-C (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C75 SERIES (75 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 99458 , Serial Number: 2081, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 02/06/1956
    Registrant (Individual): John J Brier, 81 Pinewoods Trl, Oakland, ME 04963

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

RSU 18 JAMES H BEAN SCHOOL (Population served: 360, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-22-2012), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-22-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-28-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-08-2008), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-08-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUL-22-2008), St Public Notif received (AUG-27-2008)
RSU 18 BELGRADE CENTRAL SCHOOL (Population served: 334, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-25-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-25-2006), St Public Notif received (NOV-07-2006), St Compliance achieved (DEC-07-2006)
RSU 18 CHINA PRIMARY SCHOOL (Population served: 324, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-29-2011), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-29-2011), St Public Notif received (JAN-05-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-17-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-10-2003, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-16-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-16-2005), St Compliance achieved (FEB-17-2006), St Public Notif received (FEB-17-2006)
RSU 18 CHINA MIDDLE SCHOOL (Population served: 253, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-11-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-12-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUN-29-2006)
  • One regular monitoring violation
SNOW POND RESIDENTIAL CARE CTR (Population served: 33, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-17-2011), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-17-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-26-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-28-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-11-2011), St Public Notif requested (OCT-17-2011), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-17-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-26-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-28-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-21-2011), St Public Notif requested (JUL-21-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-21-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-09-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-28-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-31-2011), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-31-2011), St Public Notif received (APR-20-2011), St Compliance achieved (2 times from APR-21-2011 to MAR-28-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-11-2011), St Public Notif received (JAN-19-2011), St Compliance achieved (2 times from APR-21-2011 to MAR-28-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-01-2010), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-01-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-13-2010), St Compliance achieved (2 times from APR-21-2011 to MAR-28-2012)
  • 2 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
MAINE ROVERS CAMPGROUND (Population served: 31, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
SHELBYS DELI (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
CAMP MANITOU #3 (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-20-2009), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-20-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-12-2011), St Intentional no-action (SEP-15-2011)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-12-2009), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-12-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-12-2011), St Intentional no-action (SEP-15-2011)
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

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

  • PINE TREE CAMP (Population served: 166, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • CAMP EASTWOOD (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ALDEN CAMPS-HOUSE (Population served: 107, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ALDEN CAMPS-SHOP (Population served: 36, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 23
  • Hazardous Condition: 25
  • Service Call: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 6

Incident types - Oakland

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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (69%)
  • Wood (19%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Other fuel (3%)
  • Electricity (3%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
Businesses in Oakland, ME
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GNC1Rite Aid1
H&R Block1

Oakland compared to Maine state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Oakland on our top lists:

  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Western Asia (population 500+)"
  • #79 (04963) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Welsh first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #99 (04963) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of French Canadian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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