Rumford, Maine

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Population in 2010: 4,218. Population change since 2000: -12.0%
Males: 2,089  (49.5%)
Females: 2,129  (50.5%)
Median resident age:  41.6 years
Maine median age:  44.0 years

Zip codes: 04276.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $24,626 (it was $24,938 in 2000)
Rumford:

$24,626
ME:

$46,974

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,535 (it was $15,199 in 2000)

Rumford CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $79,122 (it was $64,800 in 2000)
Rumford:

$79,122
ME:

$172,800

Median gross rent in 2013: $539.

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  • Races in Rumford, ME (2010)

    Rumford races chart
    • 4,05396.1%White alone
    • 631.5%Hispanic
    • 501.2%Two or more races
    • 320.8%Black alone
    • 80.2%Other race alone
    • 60.1%American Indian alone
    • 60.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Rumford: 88.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (20.5%), Irish (12.1%), English (9.7%), French Canadian (8.6%), United States (8.1%), Italian (5.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/21/1800

Elevation: 600 feet

Land area: 7.89 square miles.

Population density: 535 people per square mile   (low).

Rumford,ME real estate house value index trend

Rumford, Maine map

For population 25 years and over in Rumford:

  • High school or higher: 84.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rumford CDP:

  • Never married: 38.5%
  • Now married: 37.8%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 12.6%

195 residents are foreign born (1.8% North America, 1.0% Europe, 0.9% Latin America, 0.4% Asia).

This place:

4.1%
Maine:

2.9%



According to our research of Maine and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Rumford, Maine as of June 29, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Rumford to the number of sex offenders is 6,232 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,140 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,205 (1.5%)

Rumford satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (62.6 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (156.3 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (306.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Mexico, ME (0.9 miles ), Dixfield, ME (2.2 miles ), Peru, ME (2.6 miles ), Carthage, ME (2.7 miles ), Roxbury, ME (2.9 miles ), Hanover, ME (3.1 miles ), Andover, ME (3.4 miles ), Woodstock, ME (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 11 buildings, average cost: $83,800
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $81,100
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $93,100
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $110,400
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $92,600
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $105,500
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $82,200
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $92,300
  • 2006: 10 buildings, average cost: $132,400
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $206,900
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $95,600
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $260,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $147,500
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $106,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $289,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.55 N, Longitude: 70.55 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,378 (+31.1%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 782 (50.5%)

Area code: 207

Rumford household income distribution Rumford home values distribution

Crime rates in Rumford by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000200000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.031.80.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 47576118797528
per 100,000 60.9107.776.9107.993.3171.7126.3111.2144.3119.985.734.9140.2
Robberies 0001012102021
per 100,000 0.00.00.015.40.015.631.615.90.034.20.034.917.5
Assaults 11467289111324
per 100,000 167.461.592.2107.931.1124.9142.015.916.017.151.434.970.1
Burglaries 39374047534343394150614845
per 100,000 593.5569.1614.8724.5824.4671.4678.7619.7657.5856.21,046.1836.5788.8
Thefts 163160248196210169159144125152165168192
per 100,000 2,480.62,460.83,811.93,021.43,266.42,638.62,509.52,288.32,004.52,602.72,829.72,927.83,365.5
Auto thefts 71644334653236
per 100,000 106.5246.161.561.746.746.863.195.380.251.434.352.3105.2
Arson 0010311110210
per 100,000 0.00.015.40.046.715.615.815.916.00.034.317.40.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 201.5223.1244.0251.6237.6281.4254.0263.7218.7241.7233.3196.0287.0

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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 Rumford detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 11 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.93
Maine average:

1.72
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.7%
Maine:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (39%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Rumford, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Rumford-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 156.2 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 192.2 miles away from Rumford 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 89.3 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 119.6 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 46.9 miles away from Rumford 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 5.7 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 Oxford County (28) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
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, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rumford topographic map

Birthplace of: Edmund Muskie - (1914-1914), United States politician, Jeb Bradley - Politician, Chet Bulger - NFL player, Stan Thomas (baseball) - Baseball player, Thomas S. Estes - Diplomat.

Hospitals and medical centers in Rumford:

  • RUMFORD HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 420 FRANKLIN STREET)
  • RUMFORD COMMUNITY HOME (11 JOHN F KENNEDY LANE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Rumford:

  • DIXFIELD HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; DIXFIELD, ME)
  • VICTORIAN VILLA NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CANTON, ME)
  • LEDGEVIEW LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; WEST PARIS, ME)

airports located in Rumford:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rumford:

  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 22 miles; Farmington, ME; Full-time enrollment: 2,036)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 41 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 50 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 63 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 65 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of New England (about 76 miles; Biddeford, ME; FT enrollment: 4,539)
  • Plymouth State University (about 79 miles; Plymouth, NH; FT enrollment: 4,838)

Public high school in Rumford:

Public elementary/middle school in Rumford:

Private elementary/middle school in Rumford:

  • HOLY SAVIOR SCHOOL (Students: 49, Location: 115 MAINE AVE, Grades: PK-7)
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Library in Rumford:

  • RUMFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $339,193; Location: 56 RUMFORD AVE.; 44,902 books; 1,118 audio materials; 1,730 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 96 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Rumford: Rumford Public Library (A), Rumford Group Home (B), Rumford Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Rumford include: Virgin Memorial Chapel (A), United Methodist Church (B), Saint Barnabas Episcopal Church (C), Saint Athanasius and Saint Johns Roman Catholic Church (D), First Baptist Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Johns Cemetery (1), Sunnyside Cemetery (2), Glover Cemetery (3), East Rumford Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Scotty Brook (A), Bean Brook (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Rumford Information Center (6 Bridge Street).

Hotels: Madison Inn & Restaurant The (Route 2), Linnell Motel & Restaurant Conference (196 Prospect Avenue), Rest Inn Catering (666 Kennebec Street).

Courts: Maine State - Courts- District Court- Rumford (145 Congress Street), Judicial Rumford District Court (145 Congress).

Oxford 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 38.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

38.2
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.52. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.52
U.S.:

1.91

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 11.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.53. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.53
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 26.8%
(24.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 39.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.1 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  53.6%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  9.6%
Whole state:  9.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Rumford in 2010:

  • 16 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 13 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 3 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Rumford in 2000:

  • 83 people in nursing homes
  • 17 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 4 people in other workers' dormitories

Rumford, Maine environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Rumford (2011 data):

  • KeyBank National Association: Rumford Branch at 119 Congress Street, branch established on 1981/11/02. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • Franklin Savings Bank: Rumford Branch at 155-157 Congress Street, branch established on 1968/04/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $325.7 mil, Deposits: $237.8 mil, headquarters in Farmington, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Fsb Bancorp, Mhc
  • Bangor Savings Bank: Rumford Branch at 118 Congress Street, branch established on 1968/08/05. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Maine average:

10.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Rumford CDP (based on Oxford County data)

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
Oxford County:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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.
State:

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

7.6%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Oxford County:

25.6%
Maine:

25.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Rumford:

49.7%
Maine:

51.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.8%
Maine:

49.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Rumford:

23.8%
Maine:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.0%
Maine:

9.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.0
Maine:

6.9

Overweight people:
Here:

33.5%
Maine:

34.9%

General health condition:
Here:

53.7%
Maine:

58.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

74.8%
State:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rumford, ME Residents

5.32% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,840 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.32%
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 Androscoggin County, ME  1.17% ($32,016 average AGI)
from Cumberland County, ME  0.84% ($32,057)
from York County, ME  0.34% ($35,114)


5.44% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,857 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.44%
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 Androscoggin County, ME  1.12% ($27,227 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, ME  1.11% ($34,134)
to York County, ME  0.35% ($32,392)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rumford:

  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMTW (870 AM; 10 kW; GORHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WLAM (1470 AM; 5 kW; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WGAN (560 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rumford:

  • WLOB-FM (96.3 FM; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WTBM (100.7 FM; MEXICO, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTOS-FM (105.1 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMEA (90.1 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBLM (102.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKTJ-FM (99.3 FM; FARMINGTON, ME; Owner: FRANKLIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTHT (107.5 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WOXO-FM (92.7 FM; NORWAY, ME; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Rumford:

  • 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.)
  • W21BI (Channel 21; FARMINGTON, ME; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Rumford fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Rumford fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 55m180ftTotal length
  • $3,234,000Total costs
  • 21,172Total average daily traffic
  • 1,095Total average daily truck traffic
  • 29,919Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Rumford)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Rumford, ME)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rumford)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: YATES ELDEN H AVIPRO BEARHAWK (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: MAZDA 13B (146 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 652BH , Serial Number: 020-27/28-652, Year manufactured: 2008, Airworthiness Date: 10/17/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Elden H Yates, 50 Hall Hill Rd, Rumford, ME 04276
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 120 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 72952 , Serial Number: 10150, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Partnership): Flying Club Pioneer, Care Crnr Pharmacy, Rumford, ME 04276
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 75890 , Serial Number: 17268020, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 10/21/1976
    Registrant (Individual): Tony L Milligan, 200 Ellis River Rd, Rumford, ME 04276
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7827X , Serial Number: 17248327, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 01/16/1961
    Registrant (Individual): Mark S Davis, 619 Maple St, Rumford, ME 04276
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8192D , Serial Number: 18-6130, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 07/29/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Phillip H Zinck, 911 Route 2, Rumford, ME 04276
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8302J , Serial Number: 15066202, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 04/04/1975
    Registrant (Individual): Phillip H Zinck, 911 Route 2, Rumford, ME 04276

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

BLACK MOUNTAIN OF MAINE (Population served: 301, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (JUL-20-2009), St Compliance Meeting conducted (JUL-20-2009), St Boil Water Order (JUL-20-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-20-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUL-20-2009), St Public Notif received (JUL-28-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-07-2011), St Intentional no-action (SEP-09-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2008), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-01-2008), St Public Notif received (AUG-14-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-09-2007), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-09-2007), St Public Notif received (AUG-24-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-07-2011), St Intentional no-action (SEP-09-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-28-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-28-2007), St Public Notif received (APR-12-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-07-2011), St Intentional no-action (SEP-09-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-20-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-20-2006), St Public Notif received (SEP-25-2006), St Intentional no-action (SEP-09-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-09-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations

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

  • RUMFORD WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 4,200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8
  • Hazardous Condition: 11
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Rumford

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Rumford, ME

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (70%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Wood (8%)
  • Other fuel (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
Businesses in Rumford, ME
NameCountNameCount
Curves1McDonald's1
Dunkin Donuts1Rite Aid1
FedEx1Sears1
GNC1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
La-Z-Boy1

Rumford compared to Maine state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Rumford on our top lists:

  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Ukraine (population 500+)"
  • #95 (04276) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest charity contributions deductions as a percentage of AGI in 2012 (pop 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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