Phippsburg, Maine

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Population in 2010: 2,216.
Population change since 2000: +5.2%
 
Males: 1,115  (50.3%)
Females: 1,101  (49.7%)
Median resident age:

49.8 years
Maine median age:

43.0 years

Zip codes: 04562.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $72,270 (it was $46,739 in 2000)
Phippsburg:

$72,270
ME:

$58,924

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $39,452 (it was $22,205 in 2000)

Phippsburg town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $252,241 (it was $121,900 in 2000)
Phippsburg:

$252,241
ME:

$200,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $277,413; detached houses: $299,373; townhouses or other attached units: $250,291; in 2-unit structures: $275,407; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $256,029; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $137,531; mobile homes: $94,221
March 2019 cost of living index in Phippsburg: 94.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Phippsburg, ME (2010)
    • 2,14496.8%White alone
    • 291.3%Two or more races
    • 221.0%Hispanic
    • 100.5%Black alone
    • 70.3%Asian alone
    • 30.1%American Indian alone
    • 10.05%Other race alone

Races in Phippsburg 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 Phippsburg, Maine as of September 29, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Phippsburg is 1,108 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Phippsburg by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

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)
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)
Robberies
(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)
Assaults
(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)
1
(44.5)
1
(44.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
1
(45.2)
4
(181.4)
1
(46.1)
10
(461.5)
3
(137.3)
6
(270.8)
7
(316.5)
3
(134.5)
5
(224.9)
2
(89.9)
0
(0.0)
5
(222.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(88.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
13
(587.7)
6
(272.1)
13
(599.1)
11
(507.6)
8
(366.1)
4
(180.5)
24
(1,085)
9
(403.6)
7
(314.9)
10
(449.4)
5
(223.8)
16
(712.4)
6
(267.1)
4
(177.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(92.3)
2
(91.5)
1
(45.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(45.0)
1
(44.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(89.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(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)
City-Data.com crime index26.723.627.260.031.629.865.625.631.927.99.051.219.622.1

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Phippsburg, ME

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.44
Maine average:

1.65
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Phippsburg, ME City Guides:

Ancestries: English (28.2%), Irish (11.7%), United States (11.2%), French (10.4%), German (9.5%), Scottish (5.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 01/26/1814

Elevation: 49 feet

Land area: 28.9 square miles.

Population density: 77 people per square mile   (very low).

Phippsburg, Maine map

40 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.9%
Maine:

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

1.1% ($1,299)
Maine:

1.5% ($1,417)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (24.2 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (120.4 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (290.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Georgetown, ME (2.0 miles ),
Arrowsic, ME (2.4 miles ),
West Bath, ME (2.4 miles ),
Harpswell, ME (2.6 miles ),
Southport, ME (2.8 miles ),
Bath, ME (2.9 miles ),
Brunswick Station, ME (3.0 miles ),
Westport Island, ME (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 43.79 N, Longitude: 69.82 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 207

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

Phippsburg tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 17 buildings, average cost: $109,600
  • 1998: 17 buildings, average cost: $108,500
  • 1999: 18 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 2000: 17 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 2001: 18 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 2002: 20 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 2003: 20 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 2004: 20 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 2005: 20 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 2006: 18 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 2007: 15 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 2008: 11 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 2009: 16 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 2010: 16 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 2011: 11 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 2012: 12 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 2013: 8 buildings, average cost: $148,500
  • 2014: 12 buildings, average cost: $148,500
  • 2015: 9 buildings, average cost: $148,500
  • 2016: 10 buildings, average cost: $148,500
  • 2017: 9 buildings, average cost: $148,500
  • 2018: 9 buildings, average cost: $148,500
  • 2019: 9 buildings, average cost: $148,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Phippsburg, ME residents
Average permit cost in Phippsburg, ME
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.3%
Maine:

4.7%
Unemployment by year
Most common industries in Phippsburg, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (13.9%)
  • Educational services (9.1%)
  • Health care (8.0%)
  • Construction (7.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (21.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (12.7%)
  • Construction (12.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.1%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.8%)
  • Educational services (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.2%)
  • Educational services (15.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.2%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Phippsburg, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (7.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Cashiers (3.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Carpenters (3.6%)
  • Engineers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (12.0%)
  • Carpenters (6.5%)
  • Engineers (5.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.6%)
  • Cashiers (5.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.4%)
  • Registered nurses (4.4%)

Average climate in Phippsburg, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 59.1. This is better than average.

City:

59.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.181. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.181
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 7.59. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.59
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.944. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.944
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.95. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.95
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Phippsburg-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Maine state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/16/2012 at 23:12:25, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, Depth: 10.0 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 44.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 198.8 miles away from Phippsburg center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 91.5 miles away from Phippsburg center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW) earthquake occurred 199.4 miles away from Phippsburg center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 225.8 miles away from Phippsburg 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 49.8 miles away from Phippsburg 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 Sagadahoc County (19) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Winter Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 2, Snows: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Phippsburg topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Phippsburg:

  • COASTAL DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; BATH, ME)
  • WINSHIP GREEN NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; BATH, ME)
  • ST ANDREWS HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; BOOTHBAY HARBOR, ME)
  • ST ANDREWS HOSPITAL (LINCOLN COUNTY HEALTHCARE) Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; BOOTHBAY HARBOR, ME)
  • DIONNE COMMONS (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BRUNSWICK, ME)
  • HORIZONS LIVING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BRUNSWICK, ME)
  • COMMUNITY HEALTH AND NURSING SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; BRUNSWICK, ME)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Phippsburg:

  • Southern Maine Community College (about 23 miles; South Portland, ME; Full-time enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 25 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 34 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • University of New England (about 37 miles; Biddeford, ME; FT enrollment: 4,539)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 38 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 63 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • University of New Hampshire-Main Campus (about 73 miles; Durham, NH; FT enrollment: 15,243)

Public elementary/middle school in Phippsburg:

See full list of schools located in Phippsburg

Library in Phippsburg:

  • ALBERT F. TOTMAN LIBRARY (Operating income: $35,783; Location: 28 PARKER HEAD ROAD; 10,157 books; 374 audio materials; 912 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 8 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Phippsburg: Small Point Yacht Club (A), Squirrel Point Light Station (B), Fort Popham Lighthouse (C), Fuller Rock Lighthouse (D), Hermit Island Campground (E), Meadowbrook Camping Area (F), Ocean View Park Campground (G), Ram Island Light (H), Reges Hill (I), Phippsburg Town Office (J), Phippsburg Historical Museum (K), Phippsburg Fire and Rescue Department (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Phippsburg include: West Point Church (A), Small Point Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Marine Cemetery (1), Barlett Cemetery (2), Kelley Family Cemetery (3), Gilman and Bliston Cemetery (4), Harris Cemetery (5), West Point Cemetery (6), Hillside Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Big Pond (A), Old Mill Pond (B), Cape Small Pond (C), Blaisdell Pond (D), Duley Pond (E), Meetinghouse Pond (F), Mill Pond (G), Silver Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: North Creek (A), Winnegance Creek (B), Sprague River (C), Parker Head Creek (D), Pasture Brook (E), Cutting Creek (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Phippsburg include: Fort Baldwin State Historic Site (1), Fort Popham State Historic Site (2), Popham Beach State Park (3), Morses Mountain Sanctuary (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beaches: Popham Beach (A), Hunnewell Beach (B), Head Beach (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Rock Gardens Inn (Sebasco Road) (1), Spinney's Guest HSE (Popham Beach) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Sagadahoc County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

MEADOWBROOK CAMPING AREA (Population served: 313, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-12-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-12-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-08-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-10-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
SPINNEYS (Population served: 195, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-24-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-24-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-07-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-29-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-28-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-28-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-07-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-07-2011), St Intentional no-action (SEP-09-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-30-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-30-2009), St Public Notif received (JUL-08-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-07-2011), St Intentional no-action (SEP-09-2011)
OCEAN VIEW PARK CAMPGROUND (Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
THE LOBSTER HOUSE (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2010), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-02-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-06-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-30-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-30-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-06-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-28-2008), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-28-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-07-2011), St Intentional no-action (SEP-09-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-23-2008), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-23-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-07-2011), St Intentional no-action (SEP-09-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-02-2008), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-02-2008), St Public Notif received (JUN-17-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-07-2011), St Intentional no-action (SEP-09-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-24-2010), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-24-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-16-2011)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation

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

  • OCEAN VIEW PARK COTTAGES (Population served: 33, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
Maine:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

69.1%
Whole state:

62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

9.9%
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: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

9.2%
Whole state:

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

3.4%
Whole state:

4.1%

For population 15 years and over in Phippsburg:

Marital status in Phippsburg, ME
  • Never married: 18.6%
  • Now married: 64.3%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

For population 25 years and over in Phippsburg:

  • High school or higher: 83.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.4
Maine average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Phippsburg, ME (based on Sagadahoc County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,1773
Mainline Protestant2,52715
Evangelical Protestant2,13420
Other6462
Orthodox881
None26,721-
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: 6
Sagadahoc County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Sagadahoc County:

1.93 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
This county:

4.40 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
Here:

10.18 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

7.7%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Sagadahoc County:

26.5%
Maine:

25.0%

8.13% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($51,364 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.13%
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 Cumberland County, ME  2.81% ($48,018 average AGI)
from Androscoggin County, ME  0.82% ($41,638)
from Kennebec County, ME  0.66% ($46,627)


7.72% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,804 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.72%
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 Cumberland County, ME  2.52% ($60,456 average AGI)
to Androscoggin County, ME  0.88% ($45,522)
to Kennebec County, ME  0.81% ($46,234)

Strongest AM radio stations in Phippsburg:

  • WJTO (730 AM; 1 kW; BATH, ME; Owner: BLUE JEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • WJJB (900 AM; 1 kW; BRUNSWICK, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WZAN (970 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WLOB (1310 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLAM (1470 AM; 5 kW; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WJAE (1440 AM; 5 kW; WESTBROOK, ME; Owner: ALTANTIC COAST RADIO, 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.)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Phippsburg:

  • WCLZ (98.9 FM; BRUNSWICK, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYFP (91.9 FM; HARPSWELL, ME; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WJJB-FM (95.5 FM; TOPSHAM, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WJBQ (97.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBCI (105.9 FM; BATH, ME; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYNZ (100.9 FM; WESTBROOK, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WMEK-FM (99.9 FM; AUBURN, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • 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)
  • WCYI (93.9 FM; LEWISTON, ME; 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.)
  • WCME (96.7 FM; BOOTHBAY HARBOR, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMSJ (89.3 FM; FREEPORT, ME; Owner: DOWNEAST CHRISTIAN COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WMGX (93.1 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Phippsburg:

  • WGME-TV (Channel 13; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: WGME LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WMTW-TV (Channel 8; POLAND SPRING, ME; Owner: WMTW BROADCAST GROUP, LLC)
  • WPXT (Channel 51; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: HMW, INC.)
  • WPME (Channel 35; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: KB PRIME MEDIA LLC)
  • WPFO (Channel 23; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: CMCG PORTLAND LICENSE LLC)
  • WCSH (Channel 6; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMEA-TV (Channel 26; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCBB (Channel 10; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W32CA (Channel 32; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
Phippsburg fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Lat: 43.795556 Lon: -69.832250, Call Sign: KNBA854,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.785 MHz, Grant Date: 07/23/2015, Expiration Date: 08/08/2025, Registrant: Radio Communications Management, 158 Rand Rd, Portland, ME 04102, Phone: (207) 797-7503, Email:
  • Kelp Shed Hermit Island Rt 216 (Lat: 43.719250 Lon: -69.851722), Call Sign: KQD421, Licensee ID: L00534883,
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.620 MHz, Grant Date: 02/10/1998, Expiration Date: 02/18/2003, Cancellation Date: 04/01/2003, Registrant: Hermit Island Company Incorporated, 42 Front St, Bath, ME 04530
  • Lat: 43.719250 Lon: -69.851722, Call Sign: WPYD272,
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.620 MHz, Grant Date: 06/01/2013, Expiration Date: 07/22/2023, Certifier: Nicholas S Sewall, Registrant: Active Communications, Inc., 4 Turner St., Brunswick, ME 04011, Phone: (207) 729-9136

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • STATION, On Oak Hill 3.0 Mi E Of Brunswick (Lat: 43.833667 Lon: -69.827806), Overall height: 58.8 m, Call Sign: WNTM520,
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.156 MHz, 952.156 MHz, Grant Date: 03/31/1992, Expiration Date: 03/31/1997, Cancellation Date: 01/19/1995, Phone: (919) 545-2223
  • PHIPPSBURG, 2.7 Miles North Of (Lat: 43.859500 Lon: -69.813917), Overall height: 56.4 m, Call Sign: WHQ510,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 6345.50 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 6404.80 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/24/1987, Expiration Date: 10/17/1996, Cancellation Date: 10/17/1996, Registrant: New England Telephone And Telegraph Company, 125 High St Rm 515, Boston, MA 02110
  • PHIPPSBURG, 1 Mi Nw (Lat: 43.833667 Lon: -69.827806), Overall height: 58.5 m, Call Sign: WLV520,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2121.60 MHz, Grant Date: 01/09/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 02/15/2007, Certifier: Carol L Tacker, Registrant: Cingular Wireless LLC, 5601 Legacy Drive Ms A-3, Plano, TX 75024, Phone: (469) 229-7506, Fax: (469) 229-7295, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

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  • Rt 217 (Lat: 43.761194 Lon: -69.859222), Type: Building, Overall height: 3 m, Call Sign: WHF740, Licensee ID: L00539246,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 07/04/2012, Expiration Date: 08/28/2022, Registrant: Sebasco Harbor Resort LLC, 29 Kenyon Rd, Phippsburg, ME 04562, Phone: (207) 389-1161, Fax: (207) 389-2004, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Phippsburg)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: AERONCA 11AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9506E, N9506E, N-9506E, Serial Number: 11AC-1142, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 07/16/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 04/24/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Everett A Perkins, Po Box 51, Phippsburg, ME 04562

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Phippsburg, ME
  • 75.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 13.0%Wood
  • 10.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Electricity
  • 0.4%Utility gas
  • 0.4%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Phippsburg, ME
  • 77.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 12.8%Wood
  • 7.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Electricity


Phippsburg compared to Maine state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage 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.
There are 4 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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