Paris, Maine

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Population in 2010: 5,183.
Population change since 2000: +8.1%
 
Males: 2,517  (48.6%)
Females: 2,666  (51.4%)
Median resident age:

44.3 years
Maine median age:

43.0 years

Zip codes: 04281.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $47,586 (it was $33,625 in 2000)
Paris:

$47,586
ME:

$56,277

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,074 (it was $16,441 in 2000)

Paris town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $149,995 (it was $82,600 in 2000)
Paris:

$149,995
ME:

$191,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $173,293; detached houses: $192,090; townhouses or other attached units: $139,852; in 2-unit structures: $157,742; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $278,188; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $93,625; mobile homes: $62,058; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $25,813
March 2019 cost of living index in Paris: 91.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Paris, ME (2010)
    • 4,92495.0%White alone
    • 1011.9%Two or more races
    • 651.3%Hispanic
    • 390.8%Asian alone
    • 240.5%Black alone
    • 240.5%American Indian alone
    • 60.1%Other race alone

Races in Paris 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 Paris, Maine as of May 31, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Paris is 2,592 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Paris by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(39.9)
2
(40.0)
1
(19.8)
2
(40.1)
1
(20.1)
3
(60.7)
4
(77.2)
4
(77.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(39.1)
2
(39.2)
3
(59.0)
4
(78.1)
1
(19.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(59.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.8)
1
(20.0)
1
(20.1)
2
(40.5)
1
(19.3)
1
(19.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.6)
3
(59.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(20.0)
1
(20.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(20.2)
2
(38.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(38.9)
3
(58.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(39.1)
1
(19.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
10
(199.6)
19
(380.2)
17
(336.8)
15
(300.6)
17
(341.4)
15
(303.5)
13
(250.9)
18
(347.8)
23
(447.5)
23
(449.6)
19
(372.8)
17
(334.3)
13
(254.0)
11
(213.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
67
(1,337)
86
(1,721)
62
(1,228)
62
(1,242)
61
(1,225)
65
(1,315)
52
(1,003)
57
(1,101)
95
(1,848)
99
(1,935)
57
(1,118)
71
(1,396)
52
(1,016)
73
(1,419)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(79.8)
2
(40.0)
5
(99.0)
2
(40.1)
3
(60.2)
2
(40.5)
1
(19.3)
3
(58.0)
4
(77.8)
1
(19.5)
3
(58.9)
3
(59.0)
14
(273.5)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.8)
1
(20.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)127.7134.7102.4112.099.8141.8134.5140.7119.3153.4112.8148.9150.697.0

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Paris, ME

Crime rate in Paris detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.36
Maine average:

1.69
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Ancestries: English (28.8%), United States (11.1%), French (10.6%), Irish (10.2%), German (6.2%), Scottish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 06/20/1793

Elevation: 820 feet

Land area: 40.8 square miles.

Population density: 127 people per square mile   (very low).

Paris, Maine map

44 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.9%
Maine:

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

1.2% ($951)
Maine:

1.5% ($1,417)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (41.1 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (135.6 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (290.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

South Paris, ME (1.0 miles ),
Norway, ME (1.5 miles ),
Hebron, ME (2.5 miles ),
West Paris, ME (2.7 miles ),
Oxford, ME (2.7 miles ),
Buckfield, ME (2.8 miles ),
Sumner, ME (3.1 miles ),
Mechanic Falls, ME (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 44.24 N, Longitude: 70.51 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 207

Distribution of median household income in Paris, ME in 2017
Paris satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 25 buildings, average cost: $61,100
  • 1998: 26 buildings, average cost: $61,100
  • 1999: 27 buildings, average cost: $61,100
  • 2000: 25 buildings, average cost: $61,100
  • 2001: 21 buildings, average cost: $61,100
  • 2002: 24 buildings, average cost: $61,100
  • 2003: 22 buildings, average cost: $61,100
  • 2004: 28 buildings, average cost: $61,100
  • 2005: 24 buildings, average cost: $61,100
  • 2006: 20 buildings, average cost: $61,100
  • 2007: 15 buildings, average cost: $61,100
  • 2008: 11 buildings, average cost: $61,100
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $61,100
  • 2010: 8 buildings, average cost: $165,900
  • 2011: 10 buildings, average cost: $122,200
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $168,800
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $143,300
  • 2015: 6 buildings, average cost: $143,300
  • 2016: 6 buildings, average cost: $143,300
  • 2017: 12 buildings, average cost: $177,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Paris, ME residents
Average permit cost in Paris, ME
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.2%
Maine:

3.8%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Paris, ME
Historical housing units in Paris, ME
Most common industries in Paris, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.6%)
  • Educational services (12.4%)
  • Construction (7.9%)
  • Wood products (7.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.6%)
  • Educational services (9.6%)
  • Wood products (9.2%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (4.8%)
  • Health care (4.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.9%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (23.8%)
  • Educational services (15.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.4%)
  • Wood products (5.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Paris, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Carpenters (4.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (3.6%)

Average climate in Paris, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 51.1. This is significantly better than average.

City:

51.1
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.52. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.52
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2014 was 25.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.18. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.18
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Paris-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 91% 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 159.8 miles away from Paris center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 191.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 74.6 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 117.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1996 at 07:54:14, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 42.1 miles away from Paris center
On 2/26/1999 at 03:38:43, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 2.0 mi) earthquake occurred 51.6 miles away from Paris 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 Oxford County (29) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 18, Storms: 15, Snows: 7, Hurricanes: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Paris topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Paris:

  • MAINE VETERANS HOME - SO PARIS (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SOUTH PARIS, ME)
  • NORWAY REHAB AND LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; NORWAY, ME)
  • LEDGEVIEW LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WEST PARIS, ME)
  • ANDROSCOGGIN KIDNEY CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; AUBURN, ME)
  • GOOD SHEPHERD HEALTH CARE - AUBURN (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; AUBURN, ME)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Paris:

  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 29 miles; Standish, ME; Full-time enrollment: 2,010)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 35 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 36 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 42 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 43 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of New England (about 55 miles; Biddeford, ME; FT enrollment: 4,539)
  • Plymouth State University (about 68 miles; Plymouth, NH; FT enrollment: 4,838)

Library in Paris:

  • HAMLIN MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $21,797; Location: 16 HANNIBAL HAMLIN DRIVE; 5,453 books; 129 audio materials; 390 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 3 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Paris: Paris Hills Country Club (A), Paris Public Library (B), Paris Cape Historical Society (C), Hamlin Memorial Library (D), Paris Fire Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Paris include: Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church (A), South Paris Unitarian Universalist Church (B), South Paris Baptist Church (C), Paris Hill Bible Church (D), First Congregational Church (E), Deering Memorial United Methodist Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Pleasant Valley Cemetery (1), Streaked Mountain Cemetery (2), Riverside Cemetery (3), Pine Grove Cemetery (4), Fairview Cemetery (5), Partridge Cemetery (6), Hillside Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Paine Pond (A), Hall Pond (B), Little Androscoggin River Reservoir (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Stony Brook (A), Twitchell Brook (B), Moody Brook (C), Cole Brook (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Paris include: Paris Hills Historic District (1), McLaughlin Garden (2), Courthouse Square (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Four Seasons Function Center (187 Main) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Birthplace of: Hannibal Hamlin - First Republican to serve as Vice President of the, Joe Perham - Comedian.

Oxford County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
Maine:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

60.9%
Whole state:

62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

12.2%
Whole state:

9.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

10.2%
Whole state:

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

3.1%
Whole state:

4.1%

People in group quarters in Paris in 2010:

  • 178 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 13 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 2 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in Paris in 2000:

  • 161 people in nursing homes
  • 40 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 15 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 11 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

For population 15 years and over in Paris:

Marital status in Paris, ME
  • Never married: 21.5%
  • Now married: 52.7%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 14.8%

For population 25 years and over in Paris:

  • High school or higher: 80.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.3
Maine average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Paris, ME (based on Oxford County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,7087
Mainline Protestant3,08545
Evangelical Protestant3,04537
Other71914
None47,276-
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: 14
This county:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Oxford County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 45
Oxford County:

7.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 53
Here:

9.35 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

7.6%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

25.6%
Maine:

25.0%

6.21% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,450 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.21%
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 Androscoggin County, ME  1.20% ($32,764 average AGI)
from Cumberland County, ME  1.19% ($36,805)
from York County, ME  0.54% ($32,443)


5.61% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,213 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.61%
Maine average:

5.73%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Androscoggin County, ME  1.18% ($36,929 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, ME  1.06% ($36,518)
to York County, ME  0.46% ($31,327)

Strongest AM radio stations in Paris:

  • WKTQ (1450 AM; 1 kW; SOUTH PARIS, ME; Owner: PENNESSEEWASSEE BROADCASTING CO INC.)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLAM (1470 AM; 5 kW; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WMTW (870 AM; 10 kW; GORHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WGAN (560 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCNM (1240 AM; 1 kW; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLOB (1310 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WZAN (970 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Paris:

  • WOXO-FM (92.7 FM; NORWAY, ME; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; 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)
  • WLOB-FM (96.3 FM; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WTBM (100.7 FM; MEXICO, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTHT (107.5 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WTOS-FM (105.1 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSCY (106.9 FM; MOULTONBOROUGH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WJBQ (97.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMEK-FM (99.9 FM; AUBURN, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WVFM (105.7 FM; CAMPTON, NH; Owner: DEVON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCYI (93.9 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMTW-FM (106.7 FM; NORTH WINDHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WPOR (101.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WBCI (105.9 FM; BATH, ME; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Paris:

  • WGME-TV (Channel 13; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: WGME LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WMTW-TV (Channel 8; POLAND SPRING, ME; Owner: WMTW BROADCAST GROUP, LLC)
  • WCSH (Channel 6; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPFO (Channel 23; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: CMCG PORTLAND LICENSE LLC)
  • WPXT (Channel 51; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: HMW, INC.)
  • WCBB (Channel 10; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WPME (Channel 35; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: KB PRIME MEDIA LLC)
  • W32CA (Channel 32; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W03AM (Channel 3; HARRISON, ETC., ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
Paris fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Paris fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 92ft / 28.4mTotal length
  • 37,261Total average daily traffic
  • 1,858Total average daily truck traffic
  • 52,197Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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  • 0.8 Mi E Route 117 (Lat: 44.251472 Lon: -70.421722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: KNKN659
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, Grant Date: 11/22/2011, Expiration Date: 10/01/2021Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite 1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • MARK GARTLEY, 3 Mi Se (Lat: 44.251472 Lon: -70.421722), Type: 57.9, Overall height: 54.9 m, Registrant: United States Cellular Corporation, Lisa.Gaucher@uscellular.Com, , Chica-go, Phone: (773) 399-8900
  • MARK GARTLEY, 3 Mi Se (Lat: 44.251472 Lon: -70.421722), Type: 57.9, Overall height: 54.9 m, Registrant: United States Cellular Corporation, Lisa.Gaucher@uscellular.Com, , Chica-go, Phone: (773) 399-8900
  • PETER M CONNOLLY, 3 Mi Se (Lat: 44.251472 Lon: -70.421722), Type: 57.9, Overall height: 54.9 m, Registrant: United States Cellular Corporation, Stephanie.Brown@uscellular.Com, , Chica-go, Phone: (773) 399-8900
  • Peter M Connolly, 0.8 Mi E Route 117 (Lat: 44.251472 Lon: -70.421722), Type: 57.9, Overall height: 54.9 m, Registrant: United States Cellular Corporation, Stephanie.Brown@uscellular.Com, , Chica-go, Phone: (773) 399-8900
  • Peter M Connolly, 0.8 Mi E Route 117 (Lat: 44.251472 Lon: -70.421722), Type: 57.9, Overall height: 54.9 m, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, Pconnoll@hklaw.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 862-5989
  • 3 Mi Se (Lat: 44.251389 Lon: -70.421667), Type: 57.9, Overall height: 54.9 m, Registrant: United States Cellular Corporation, Linda.Hartman@koteen.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 467-5700

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • STREAKED MTN, 0.8 Mi E Route 117 (Lat: 44.251472 Lon: -70.421722), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WMP354,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6152.75 MHz, 6805.00 MHz, 6775.00 MHz, Grant Date: 01/21/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 04/03/2019, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: K1SKI, Previous Call Sign: N1APN, Licensee ID: L01361988, Grant Date: 01/25/2008, Expiration Date: 01/25/2018, Registrant: William H Bowman, 56 Tremont St, Paris, ME 04271
  • Call Sign: KB1CUY, Licensee ID: L00225753, Grant Date: 05/14/1998, Expiration Date: 05/14/2008, Cancellation Date: 03/01/2008, Registrant: Clifford E Foss, 294 Alpine St, S Paris, ME 04281
  • Call Sign: KB1EJI, Licensee ID: L00145581, Grant Date: 07/30/2009, Expiration Date: 08/28/2019, Certifier: Sidney L Berry, Registrant: Sidney L Berry, 889 Park St, S Paris, ME 04281-6441
  • Call Sign: KB1FIF, Licensee ID: L00261356, Grant Date: 06/03/2010, Expiration Date: 06/21/2020, Certifier: Mary A Lord, Registrant: Mary A Lord, 10 Streaked Mtn Rd, S Paris, ME 04281
  • Call Sign: W7CAP, Previous Call Sign: KB1CUY, Licensee ID: L00225753, Grant Date: 03/01/2008, Expiration Date: 03/01/2018, Cancellation Date: 04/24/2009, Certifier: Clifford E Foss, Registrant: Clifford E Foss, 294 Alpine St, S Paris, ME 04281
  • Call Sign: KB1CUY, Previous Call Sign: W7CAP, Licensee ID: L00225753, Grant Date: 04/24/2009, Expiration Date: 04/24/2019, Cancellation Date: 04/27/2012, Certifier: Clifford E Foss, Registrant: Clifford E Foss, 294 Alpine St, S Paris, ME 04281
  • Call Sign: KG7AJQ, Licensee ID: L01754939, Grant Date: 12/21/2012, Expiration Date: 12/21/2022, Certifier: Michael C Toebe, Registrant: Michael C Toebe, 70 Lincoln Street, Paris, ME 04271

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC12-D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 95298 , Serial Number: 9698, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 10/29/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 07/07/2011
    Registrant (LLC): Two LLC, 23 Phillips Rd, Paris, ME 04281

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 13. The highest number of fire incidents - 31 took place in 2015, and the least - 0 in 2004. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Paris, ME When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (64.7%), and Outside Fires (23.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Paris, ME
    • 13464.7%Structure Fires
    • 4923.7%Outside Fires
    • 178.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 73.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Paris, ME
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Paris, ME
  • 82.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 11.0%Wood
  • 5.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Paris, ME
  • 64.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 19.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 11.5%Electricity
  • 1.4%Wood
  • 0.9%Utility gas
  • 0.9%Other fuel
  • 0.9%No fuel used


Paris compared to Maine state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below 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 above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Paris on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: fuel dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: wood products (population 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: leather and allied products (population 5,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: secondary school teachers (population 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: librarians, curators, and archivists (population 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: wood products (population 5,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (population 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: electricians (population 5,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (population 5,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: carpenters (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of unmarried partner households (population 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: health care (population 5,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: gasoline stations (population 5,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: apparel, fabrics, and notions merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: leather and allied products (population 5,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
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