Rockport, Maine

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Population in 2010: 3,330. Population change since 2000: +3.8%
 
Males: 1,604  (48.2%)
Females: 1,726  (51.8%)
Median resident age:  48.8 years
Maine median age:  43.0 years

Zip codes: 04856.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $61,853 (it was $47,155 in 2000)
Rockport:

$61,853
ME:

$46,974

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $35,302 (it was $25,498 in 2000)

Rockport town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $295,614 (it was $168,100 in 2000)
Rockport:

$295,614
ME:

$172,800
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  • Races in Rockport, ME (2010)

    Rockport races chart
    • 3,21796.6%White alone
    • 351.1%Two or more races
    • 381.1%Hispanic
    • 170.5%American Indian alone
    • 140.4%Asian alone
    • 90.3%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Rockport: 101.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (31.0%), Irish (12.0%), United States (11.5%), German (10.2%), Scottish (7.1%), French (5.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 66 feet

Land area: 21.7 square miles.

Population density: 153 people per square mile   (very low).

Rockport,ME real estate house value index trend

Rockport, Maine map

For population 25 years and over in Rockport:

  • High school or higher: 95.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 42.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 18.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rockport town:

  • Never married: 15.4%
  • Now married: 64.0%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 11.2%

89 residents are foreign born (1.3% North America, 1.2% Europe, 0.3% Asia).

This town:

2.8%
Maine:

2.9%



According to our research of Maine and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Rockport, Maine as of August 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Rockport to the number of sex offenders is 703 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:

Rockport town:  1.2% ($2,053)
Maine:  1.5% ($1,417)
Rockport satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (68.4 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (163.1 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (335.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Camden, ME (1.6 miles ), Rockland, ME (2.2 miles ), Hope, ME (2.4 miles ), Lincolnville, ME (2.8 miles ), Owls Head, ME (2.8 miles ), Warren, ME (2.8 miles ), Thomaston, ME (2.9 miles ), Union, ME (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 39 buildings, average cost: $160,800
  • 1998: 44 buildings, average cost: $160,600
  • 1999: 34 buildings, average cost: $193,200
  • 2000: 33 buildings, average cost: $186,400
  • 2001: 31 buildings, average cost: $187,300
  • 2002: 55 buildings, average cost: $130,700
  • 2003: 43 buildings, average cost: $132,800
  • 2004: 57 buildings, average cost: $132,400
  • 2005: 48 buildings, average cost: $132,400
  • 2006: 14 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2007: 17 buildings, average cost: $260,700
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $165,900
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $172,800
  • 2012: 11 buildings, average cost: $184,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.18 N, Longitude: 69.10 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 207

Rockport household income distribution Rockport home values distribution

Crime rates in Rockport by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000000000N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/A
Robberies 0000000000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.030.00.00.0
Assaults 0010010100010
per 100,000 0.00.029.70.00.028.50.028.20.00.00.030.00.0
Burglaries 5734830389674
per 100,000 154.4214.989.2117.2232.185.60.084.5225.2252.6180.2210.1120.7
Thefts 44434236323826382525312517
per 100,000 1,358.41,319.81,248.91,054.5928.31,084.5724.21,070.1703.6701.7930.9750.5513.0
Auto thefts 4420110010111
per 100,000 123.5122.859.50.029.028.50.00.028.10.030.030.030.2
Arson 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 72.775.264.848.854.055.628.152.744.744.359.351.530.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Rockport detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.81
Maine average:

1.69

Rockport tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.1%
Maine:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Health care (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Repair and maintenance (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (5%)
  • Health care (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Social assistance (5%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Top executives (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3%)

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

Average climate in Rockport, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Earthquake activity:

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

On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 229.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/3/2006 at 00:07:38, a magnitude 4.3 (3.8 MB, 3.8 MW, 4.3 LG, Depth: 4.0 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 48.6 miles away from Rockport center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 133.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 261.0 miles away from the city center
On 2/26/1999 at 03:38:43, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 2.0 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 29.4 miles away from Rockport center
On 1/17/2000 at 08:16:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 10.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.6 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 Knox County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 4

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Rockport:

  • PENOBSCOT BAY MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 6 GLEN COVE DRIVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Rockport:

  • CAMDEN COMM HOSP HC CENTR (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; CAMDEN, ME)
  • WINDWARD GARDENS (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; CAMDEN, ME)
  • SHORE VILLAGE REHAB AND NURSING (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ROCKLAND, ME)
  • KNOX CENTER FOR LONG TERM CARE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; ROCKLAND, ME)
  • KNOX CENTER FOR LTC (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; ROCKLAND, ME)
  • KNO-WAL-LIN HOMECARE AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; ROCKLAND, ME)
  • FIELDCREST MANOR (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; WALDOBORO, ME)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rockport:

  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 37 miles; Augusta, ME; Full-time enrollment: 3,204)
  • Husson University (about 48 miles; Bangor, ME; FT enrollment: 2,421)
  • University of Maine (about 54 miles; Orono, ME; FT enrollment: 8,931)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 62 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 68 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 69 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 74 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)

Public high school in Rockport:

Public elementary/middle school in Rockport:

Private elementary/middle school in Rockport:

  • ASHWOOD WALDORF SCHOOL (Students: 125; Location: 180 PARK ST; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Rockport, map of school districts: FIVE TOWN COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Rockport:

  • ROCKPORT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $176,292; Location: 1 LIMEROCK STREET; 34,692 books; 2,247 audio materials; 1,002 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 60 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Rockport: Oakland Park (A), Samoset Golf Course (B), Rockport Town Landing (C), Rockport Marine (D), Rockport Historic Kiln Area (E), Rockport Boat Club (F), Meguniticook by the Sea Campground (G), North East Mobile Health Services (H), Maine Coast Artists Gallery (I), Rockport Fire Department Main Station (J), Rockport Opera House (K), Rockport Public Library (L), Town Office Number 1 (M), Town Office Number 2 (N), Rockport Fire Department West Rockport Station (O). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Rockport include: West Rockport Baptist Church (A), Vesper Hill Childrens Chapel (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Samoset Cemetery (1), Seaview Cemetery (2), Amesbury Cemetery (3), New Rockville Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Grassy Pond (A), Lilly Pond (B), Maces Pond (C), Rocky Pond (D), Chickawaukie Pond (E), Mirror Lake (F), Tolman Pond (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

River: Goose River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Rockport include: Walker Park (1), Rockport Recreation Park (2), Rockport Marine Park (3), Rockport Historic District (4), Cramer Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Spruce Ridge Inn (689 Commercial Street) (1), White Gates Inn (700 Commercial Street) (2), Oakland Seashore Cabins & Motel (Camden Road) (3), Island View Inn (904 Commercial Street) (4), Strawberry Hill Motor Inn (886 Commercial Street) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 75.9. This is about average.

City:

75.9
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 34.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 14.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 6.27. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.27
U.S.:

9.14

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

OFFSHORE RESTAURANT (Population served: 510, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
ASHWOOD WALDORF SCHOOL (Population served: 145, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-19-2013), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-19-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-10-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-07-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-07-2013), St Public Notif received (FEB-08-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-04-2012), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-04-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-14-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-29-2012), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-29-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-21-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
OAKLAND PARK BOWLING LANES (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
GOOSE RIVER GOLF COURSE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-29-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-29-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-30-2011)
  • 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 Compliance achieved (AUG-30-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-24-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-24-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-07-2011), St Intentional no-action (SEP-09-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
CENTER FOR FURNITURE CRAFTSMENSHIP (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-13-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-13-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-14-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-16-2013)

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

  • LEDGEWOOD PROFESSIONAL BUILDING (Population served: 32, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  68.0%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.8%
Whole state:  9.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

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

7.1%
Whole state:

10.9%

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

2.3%
Whole state:

4.1%
5 people in college/university student housing in 2010
2 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere in 2010
4 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Rockport 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 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Rockport (2011 data):

  • The First, N.A.: Rockport Branch at 114 Commercial Street, branch established on 1997/10/06. Info updated 2010/06/01: Bank assets: $1,338.8 mil, Deposits: $942.2 mil, headquarters in Damariscotta, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: First Bancorp, Inc., The
  • Bangor Savings Bank: Camden/Rockport at 5 Commercial Street, branch established on 2000/07/03. Info updated 2008/12/02: Bank assets: $2,556.3 mil, Deposits: $1,940.3 mil, headquarters in Bangor, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 58 total offices, Holding Company: Bangor Bancorp, Mhc

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Rockport, Maine:

  • Samoset Resort, 220 Warrenton St, Rockport, ME 04856 , Phone: (800) 341-1650, Fax: (207) 594-0722
  • Glen Cove Inn & Suites, 866 Commercial St, Rockport, ME 04856 , Phone: (207) 594-4062
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Rockport, Maine

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Maine average:

11.2

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (82%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Electricity (3%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

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 Rockport town (based on Knox County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,40029
Catholic4,3404
Evangelical Protestant1,81323
Other5696
None28,614-
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: 17
Knox County:

4.17 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Knox County:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 79
Here:

19.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.8%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Knox County:

21.6%
Maine:

25.0%

5.11% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,636 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.11%
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 Waldo County, ME  0.56% ($33,391 average AGI)
from Lincoln County, ME  0.49% ($26,645)
from Cumberland County, ME  0.33% ($37,961)


5.10% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,672 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.10%
Maine average:

5.62%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lincoln County, ME  0.55% ($28,624 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, ME  0.54% ($34,821)
to Waldo County, ME  0.42% ($28,545)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rockport:

  • WRKD (1450 AM; 1 kW; ROCKLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WZON (620 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WDEA (1370 AM; 5 kW; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WABI (910 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, 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.)
  • 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)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rockport:

  • WMEP (90.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQSS (102.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMCM (103.3 FM; ROCKLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBQX (106.9 FM; THOMASTON, ME; Owner: MARINER BROADCASTING LIMITED PARTNER)
  • WFZX (101.7 FM; SEARSPORT, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBYA (105.5 FM; ISLESBORO, ME; Owner: MARINER BROADCASTING LIMTED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBFB (104.7 FM; BELFAST, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWBX (97.1 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WERU-FM (89.9 FM; BLUE HILL, ME; Owner: SALT POND COMMUNITY B/C COMPANY)
  • WWMJ (95.7 FM; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKIT-FM (100.3 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WWWA (95.3 FM; WINSLOW, ME; Owner: LIGHT OF LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WCME (96.7 FM; BOOTHBAY HARBOR, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMME-FM (92.3 FM; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRFR-LP (93.3 FM; ROCKLAND, ME; Owner: PENOBSCOT SCHOOL)

TV broadcast stations around Rockport:

  • W64BY (Channel 64; ROCKLAND, ME; Owner: CRAIG MINISTRIES, INC.)
Rockport fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Rockport fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • $334,000Total costs
  • 5,269Total average daily traffic
  • 421Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,377Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Ragged Mountain (Lat: 44.212306 Lon: -69.150861), Call Sign: WNNP553
    Assigned Frequencies: 861.262 MHz, 862.262 MHz, 863.262 MHz, 864.262 MHz, 865.262 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/10/2009, Expiration Date: 04/11/2019
    Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Main Street Fire Station (Lat: 44.194806 Lon: -69.077250), Type: Bant, Structure height: 29 m, Overall height: 35 m, Call Sign: KDL860
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.7000 MHz, 154.190 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/06/2005, Expiration Date: 08/08/2015
    Registrant: Radio Communications Management, 158 Rand Rd, Portland, ME 04103, Phone: (207) 797-7503, Fax: (301) 309-1996, Email:
  • Town Office Corner Maine & Camden Sts (Lat: 44.194806 Lon: -69.077250), Call Sign: KTE377
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.145 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/17/2011, Expiration Date: 01/28/2022
    Registrant: Radio Communications Management, 158 Rand Rd, Portland, ME 04103, Phone: (207) 797-7503, Email:
  • Town Ofc Bldg Corner Maine & Camden Sts (Lat: 44.194806 Lon: -69.077250), Call Sign: KTE621
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.695 MHz, 155.010 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/17/2011, Expiration Date: 01/28/2022
    Registrant: Radio Communications Management, 158 Rand Rd, Portland, ME 04103, Phone: (207) 797-7503, Email:
  • Penobscot Bay Medical Center (Lat: 44.212306 Lon: -69.085028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 27 m, Overall height: 43 m, Call Sign: KJI605
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.007 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/28/1997, Expiration Date: 03/29/2002, Cancellation Date: 06/02/2002
    Registrant: Professional Licensing Consultants, Rockville, MD 20849, Phone: (301) 309-2380, Fax: (301) 309-1996, Email:
  • Warrenton St (Lat: 44.117583 Lon: -69.083361), Call Sign: KNCT467
    Assigned Frequencies: 35.0800 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/09/1997, Expiration Date: 03/04/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2002
    Registrant: Samoset Resort Inn, 220 Warrenton St, Rockport, ME 04856, Phone: (207) 594-2511
  • Lat: 44.212306 Lon: -69.085028, Call Sign: WPYL831
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.895 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/04/2003, Expiration Date: 09/04/2013, Certifier: George Hoffman
    Registrant: Professional Licensing Consultants Inc, Rockville, MD 20849, Phone: (301) 309-2380, Fax: (301) 309-1996

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • ROCKPORT, Lat: 44.176694 Lon: -69.087806, Call Sign: WPWD877, Licensee ID: L00076909
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.443 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/24/2002, Expiration Date: 10/24/2012, Cancellation Date: 12/29/2012, Certifier: Pamela Blackman
    Registrant: Consumers Maine Water Company

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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  • Ragged Mountain, Four Miles West Of (Lat: 44.212278 Lon: -69.150861), Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: KNKK601
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.600 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/28/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Certifier: Bruce R Lederman
    Registrant: Attorney At Law, 2154 Wisconsin Ave, Nw, Ste 250, Washington, DC 20007, Phone: (202) 223-3772, Fax: (202) 315-3587, Email:
  • 187 Commercial Street (Lat: 44.187833 Lon: -69.081417), Call Sign: KKB618
    Assigned Frequencies: 459.325 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/05/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Certifier: Gerard E Ouellette
    Registrant: Atlantic Communications, Inc., 40 Freedom Parkway, Hermon, Maine 04401, Bangor, ME 04402-0596, Phone: (207) 848-7590, Fax: (207) 433-7736, Email:
  • Summit Ragged Mountain (Lat: 44.211167 Lon: -69.151139), Call Sign: KKB618
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.350 MHz, 152.750 MHz, 454.350 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/05/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Certifier: Gerard E Ouellette
    Registrant: Atlantic Communications, Inc., 40 Freedom Parkway, Hermon, Maine 04401, Bangor, ME 04402-0596, Phone: (207) 848-7590, Fax: (207) 433-7736, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

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  • 187 Commercial St (Lat: 44.187861 Lon: -69.081417), Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: KBK373
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.800 MHz, 161.875 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/20/1988, Expiration Date: 05/20/1993, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001
    Registrant: Sea Jay Corporation, 187 Commercial St, Rockport, ME 04856
  • Summit Ragged Mountain (Lat: 44.211194 Lon: -69.151139), Type: Tower, Overall height: 59 m, Call Sign: KDU33
    Assigned Frequencies: 75.7200 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/08/1995, Expiration Date: 11/16/2000, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001
    Registrant: Sea Jay Corp, Rockport, ME 04856

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rockport)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Rockport)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 14
  • Hazardous Condition: 56
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Rockport

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