Poland, Maine

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Population in 2010: 5,376. Population change since 2000: +10.5%
 
Males: 2,690  (50.0%)
Females: 2,686  (50.0%)
Median resident age:  43.4 years
Maine median age:  43.0 years

Zip codes: 04274.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $58,959 (it was $47,824 in 2000)
Poland:

$58,959
ME:

$46,974

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,248 (it was $22,346 in 2000)

Poland town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $157,666 (it was $93,800 in 2000)
Poland:

$157,666
ME:

$172,800

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $170,682; Detached houses: $187,969; Townhouses or other attached units: $177,708; In 2-unit structures: $156,408; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $120,304; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $148,478; Mobile homes: $61,372
  • Races in Poland, ME (2010)

    Poland races chart
    • 5,21697.0%White alone
    • 651.2%Two or more races
    • 320.6%Hispanic
    • 190.4%Black alone
    • 240.4%Asian alone
    • 160.3%American Indian alone
    • 40.07%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Poland: 93.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (23.7%), French (14.9%), French Canadian (11.2%), United States (10.0%), Irish (8.0%), Scottish (6.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/17/1795

Elevation: 341 feet

Land area: 42.3 square miles.

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

Poland,ME real estate house value index trend

Poland, Maine map

For population 25 years and over in Poland:

  • High school or higher: 89.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Poland town:

  • Never married: 17.7%
  • Now married: 66.5%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 9.8%

46 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.9%
Maine:

2.9%



According to our research of Maine and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Poland, Maine as of May 26, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Poland to the number of sex offenders is 2,709 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:

Poland town:  1.6% ($1,469)
Maine:  1.5% ($1,417)
Poland satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (27.2 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (124.6 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (283.9 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Mechanic Falls, ME (2.0 miles ), Minot, ME (2.6 miles ), Oxford, ME (2.7 miles ), Otisfield, ME (2.8 miles ), Auburn, ME (2.8 miles ), New Gloucester, ME (2.8 miles ), Casco, ME (3.0 miles ), Raymond, ME (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 22 buildings, average cost: $111,200
  • 1998: 35 buildings, average cost: $108,000
  • 1999: 27 buildings, average cost: $124,100
  • 2000: 27 buildings, average cost: $104,900
  • 2001: 24 buildings, average cost: $118,500
  • 2002: 55 buildings, average cost: $158,500
  • 2003: 51 buildings, average cost: $187,700
  • 2004: 60 buildings, average cost: $165,800
  • 2005: 40 buildings, average cost: $206,300
  • 2006: 29 buildings, average cost: $187,500
  • 2007: 44 buildings, average cost: $176,100
  • 2008: 31 buildings, average cost: $184,600
  • 2009: 19 buildings, average cost: $193,900
  • 2010: 22 buildings, average cost: $220,600
  • 2011: 17 buildings, average cost: $152,600
  • 2012: 42 buildings, average cost: $121,700
  • 2013: 28 buildings, average cost: $148,300
  • 2014: 14 buildings, average cost: $161,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.05 N, Longitude: 70.39 W

Area code: 207

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.5%
Maine:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Health care (4%)
  • Metal and metal products (3%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Truck transportation (3%)
  • Health care (22%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Engineers (5%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)

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

Average climate in Poland, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Poland, Maine average temperatures Poland, Maine average precipitation Poland, Maine humidity Poland, Maine wind speed Poland, Maine snowfall Poland, Maine sunshine Poland, Maine clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Poland-area historical tornado activity is above Maine state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/8/1996, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 23.7 miles away from the Poland town center caused $10,000 in damages.

On 7/31/1971, a category F2 tornado 24.7 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Poland-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 167.5 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 71.3 miles away from Poland center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 196.7 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 113.2 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 48.6 miles away from Poland center
On 2/26/1999 at 03:38:43, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 2.0 mi) earthquake occurred 52.4 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 Androscoggin County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 10, Snows: 6, Hurricanes: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Poland topographic map

Birthplace of: Amanda Buckner - Basketball player, J. N. Andrews - Christian missionary, Bert M. Fernald - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Poland:

  • ANDROSCOGGIN KIDNEY CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; AUBURN, ME)
  • CLOVER HOME HEALTH, INC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; AUBURN, ME)
  • CLOVER MANOR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; AUBURN, ME)
  • GOOD SHEPHERD HEALTH CARE - AUBURN (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; AUBURN, ME)
  • BOLSTER HEIGHTS HEALTH CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; AUBURN, ME)
  • PROMENADE HEALTH CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; AUBURN, ME)
  • AUBURN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; AUBURN, ME)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Poland:

  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 17 miles; Standish, ME; Full-time enrollment: 2,010)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 28 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 29 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 36 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of New England (about 41 miles; Biddeford, ME; FT enrollment: 4,539)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 45 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Plymouth State University (about 68 miles; Plymouth, NH; FT enrollment: 4,838)

Public high school in Poland:

Private high school in Poland:

  • POLAND SPRING ACADEMY (Students: 30, Location: 14 HOPE SPRINGS RD, Grades: KG-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Poland:

See full list of schools located in Poland

Library in Poland:

  • RICKER MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $118,400; Location: 1211 MAINE STREET; 31,111 books; 798 audio materials; 1,305 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 42 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Poland: Tripp Lake Camp (A), Summit Golf Course (B), Range Pond Family Campground (C), Poland Spring Country Club (D), Poland Springs Campground (E), Paul and Gails Campground and Marina (F), Poland Spring Station (G), Camp Fernwood (H), Camp Chittenden (I), Empire Grove Campground (J), Summit Spring (K), Maine State Building (L), Poland Fire Rescue (M). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Poland include: Empire Grove Church (A), All Souls Chapel (B), Poland Community Church (C), Poland Baptist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Ricker Cemetery (1), Old Megquier Hill Cemetery (2), Old Cemetery in the Woods (3), Estes Cemetery (4), Empire Cemetery (5), Chipman Cemetery (6), Ricker Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Tripp Pond (A), Upper Range Pond (B), Worthley Pond (C), Estes Bog (D), Middle Range Pond (E), Mud Pond (F), Middle Range Pond (G), Little Androscoggin River Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Worthley Brook (A), May Brook (B), Meadow Brook (C), Wilson Brook (D), Davis Brook (E), Cousins Brook (F), Potash Brook (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Poland: Range Ponds State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Poland Spring Preservation Society (Museums; 37 Preservation Way) (1), Chipman Farms Strawberry Hotline (Amusement & Theme Parks; 62 Range Hill Road) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Inn at Poland Spring (41 Ricker Road) (1), Wolf Cove Inn (Tripp Lake) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Androscoggin 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 62.7. This is about average.

City:

62.7
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.21. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.21
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  73.9%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  9.8%
Whole state:  9.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.4%
Whole state:

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

1.2%
Whole state:

4.1%
40 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010
5 people in other group homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Poland (2011 data):

  • Northeast Bank: Poland Branch at 1399 Maine Street, branch established on 2010/02/12. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $587.1 mil, Deposits: $401.6 mil, headquarters in Lewiston, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Northeast Bancorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Maine average:

11.2

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Poland town (based on Androscoggin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic24,4806
Evangelical Protestant6,38337
Mainline Protestant5,08227
Other1,0978
Orthodox2251
Black Protestant1821
None70,253-
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: 18
Androscoggin County:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 21
Androscoggin County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 63
Androscoggin County:

5.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 84
Here:

7.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Androscoggin County:

27.9%
Maine:

25.0%

5.22% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,665 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.22%
Maine average:

5.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cumberland County, ME  1.23% ($35,222 average AGI)
from Oxford County, ME  0.58% ($27,227)
from Kennebec County, ME  0.56% ($28,150)


5.74% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,938 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.74%
Maine average:

5.62%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($159 average AGI)
Androscoggin County:

0.05%
Maine average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cumberland County, ME  1.26% ($37,544 average AGI)
to Oxford County, ME  0.60% ($32,016)
to Kennebec County, ME  0.52% ($33,773)

Strongest AM radio stations in Poland:

  • 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)
  • WCNM (1240 AM; 1 kW; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLOB (1310 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WJAE (1440 AM; 5 kW; WESTBROOK, ME; Owner: ALTANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WZAN (970 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKTQ (1450 AM; 1 kW; SOUTH PARIS, ME; Owner: PENNESSEEWASSEE BROADCASTING CO INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Poland:

  • WBLM (102.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTHT (107.5 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WMEK-FM (99.9 FM; AUBURN, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WMEA (90.1 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • WMTW-FM (106.7 FM; NORTH WINDHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WCYI (93.9 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSCY (106.9 FM; MOULTONBOROUGH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WLOB-FM (96.3 FM; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WPOR (101.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WOXO-FM (92.7 FM; NORWAY, ME; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTBM (100.7 FM; MEXICO, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMSJ (89.3 FM; FREEPORT, ME; Owner: DOWNEAST CHRISTIAN COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WVFM (105.7 FM; CAMPTON, NH; Owner: DEVON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTOS-FM (105.1 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCLZ (98.9 FM; BRUNSWICK, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJJB-FM (95.5 FM; TOPSHAM, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WBCI (105.9 FM; BATH, ME; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Poland:

  • 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.)
  • WPXT (Channel 51; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: HMW, INC.)
  • WPME (Channel 35; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: KB PRIME MEDIA LLC)
  • W32CA (Channel 32; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WPFO (Channel 23; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: CMCG PORTLAND LICENSE LLC)
  • WCBB (Channel 10; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMEA-TV (Channel 26; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W58CM (Channel 58; BANGOR, ME; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
Poland fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Poland fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 9m30ftTotal length
  • 17,749Total average daily traffic
  • 1,585Total average daily truck traffic
  • 24,957Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • FIRE RESCUE HQ EOC, 33 Poland Corner Road (Lat: 44.061472 Lon: -70.390500), Type: Bant, Structure height: 12.8 m, Overall height: 16.1 m, Call Sign: WNAJ925
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.265 MHz, 154.310 MHzGrant Date: 12/19/2013, Expiration Date: 01/01/2024Registrant: Androscoggin County Emergency Management Agency, Eoc 2 College Street, Lewiston, ME 04240-7101, Phone: (207) 783-1216, Email:
  • FIRE RESCUE HQ EOC, 33 Poland Corner Road (Lat: 44.061472 Lon: -70.390500), Type: Bant, Structure height: 12.8 m, Overall height: 16.1 m, Call Sign: KNIQ358
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.115 MHzGrant Date: 07/29/2014, Expiration Date: 06/01/2024Registrant: Androscoggin County Emergency Management, Eoc 2 College Street, Lewiston, ME 04240-7101, Phone: (207) 783-1216, Fax: (207) 795-8938, Email:
  • Lat: 44.048833 Lon: -70.329833, Call Sign: WQEW431
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.500 MHz, 461.587 MHz, 462.387 MHz, 466.587 MHzGrant Date: 05/02/2006, Expiration Date: 05/02/2016, Certifier: Fred AberlyRegistrant: Cara Enterprises, Inc., Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Poland)

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

FAIRLAWN COUNTRY CLUB (Population served: 194, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 12 regular monitoring violations
POLAND SPRING ACADEMY (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-12-2005), St Public Notif requested (DEC-12-2005), St Public Notif received (2 times from JAN-19-2006 to JAN-19-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-25-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-14-2011), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-14-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-25-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-27-2012)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-05-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-05-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-25-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-27-2012)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-07-2009), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-07-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-14-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-26-2009)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-01-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-01-2009), St Public Notif received (AUG-25-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-27-2012)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-23-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-23-2006), St Public Notif received (NOV-01-2006), St Compliance achieved (AUG-29-2011)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
  • One other older monitoring violation
NORTHERN SPRING PARK (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-26-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-26-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-11-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-03-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-16-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-16-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-06-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-06-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-11-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-11-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-25-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-06-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-13-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-13-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-04-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-19-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-23-2011), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-23-2011), St Public Notif received (APR-05-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-19-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-19-2010), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-19-2010), St Public Notif received (DEC-06-2010), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-28-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-19-2012)
  • 24 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-22-2008), St Public Notif requested (JAN-22-2008), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-25-2008), St Public Notif received (APR-08-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-26-2008), St BCA signed (JAN-07-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2010)
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between JUL-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-25-2008), St Public Notif received (APR-08-2008), St BCA signed (JAN-07-2010), St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-30-2010 to AUG-22-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-23-2006), St Public Notif requested (OCT-23-2006), St Public Notif received (JUL-03-2007), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-25-2008), St Public Notif received (APR-08-2008), St BCA signed (JAN-07-2010), St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-30-2010 to AUG-22-2011)
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between JAN-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-25-2008), St Public Notif received (APR-08-2008), St BCA signed (JAN-07-2010), St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-30-2010 to AUG-22-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-11-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-11-2005), St Public Notif received (AUG-22-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-06-2005), St BCA signed (JAN-07-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2010)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
MDOC ST PK - RANGE POND (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-15-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-15-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-23-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-28-2010)

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

  • CAMP FERNWOOD-MAIN WELL (Population served: 340, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • CAMP FERNWOOD-DINING ROOM (Population served: 300, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • RANGE POND CAMPGROUND (Population served: 288, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • POLAND MINING CAMPS (Address: 34 GROVES LANE , Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Good Intent Call: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (82%)
  • Wood (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8%)
  • Electricity (1%)

Businesses in Poland, ME

  • Dunkin Donuts: 1
  • Subway: 1

Poland compared to Maine state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Poland on our top lists:

  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Air transportation workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Operations specialties managers except financial managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Paper and paper products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (population 5,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Electronic shopping and mail-order houses (population 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Leather and allied products (population 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Media and communication equipment workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Vending machine operators (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Librarians, curators, and archivists (population 5,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Painters and paperhangers (population 5,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Beverage and tobacco products (population 5,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Electrical equipment, appliances, and components (population 5,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Paper (population 5,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Textile mills and textile products (population 5,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Health care (population 5,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Electronic shopping and mail-order houses (population 5,000+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Personal and laundry services (population 5,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
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