Scarborough, Maine

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Population in 2010: 4,403. Population change since 2000: +13.9%
Males: 1,854  (42.1%)
Females: 2,549  (57.9%)
Median resident age:  46.1 years
Maine median age:  43.0 years

Zip codes: 04074.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $62,525 (it was $46,705 in 2000)
Scarborough:

$62,525
ME:

$46,709
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $29,517 (it was $24,013 in 2000)

Scarborough CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $233,302 (it was $138,300 in 2000)
Scarborough:

$233,302
ME:

$172,300
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $294,135; Detached houses: $335,250; Townhouses or other attached units: $288,275; In 2-unit structures: $327,357; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $175,370; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $226,133; Mobile homes: $50,321

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,119.

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Scarborough races chart
  • White alone - 4,020 (91.3%)
  • Asian alone - 228 (5.2%)
  • Two or more races - 63 (1.4%)
  • Hispanic - 57 (1.3%)
  • Black alone - 27 (0.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 8 (0.2%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Scarborough: 105.6 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (17.2%), English (14.8%), French (12.1%), French Canadian (5.1%), United States (4.9%), Italian (4.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 17 feet

Land area: 4.98 square miles.

Population density: 885 people per square mile   (low).

Scarborough,ME real estate house value index trend

Scarborough, Maine map

For population 25 years and over in Scarborough:

  • High school or higher: 97.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 39.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.3%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Scarborough CDP:

  • Never married: 28.5%
  • Now married: 51.8%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 12.7%

194 residents are foreign born (1.1% Europe, 0.9% North America).

This place:  4.5%
Maine:  3.3%



According to our research of Maine and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Scarborough, Maine as of May 06, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Scarborough to the number of sex offenders is 2,138 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,793 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $2,328 (1.1%)

Scarborough satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (6.0 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (95.9 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (262.5 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: South Portland, ME (2.0 miles ), Cape Elizabeth, ME (2.3 miles ), Portland, ME (2.4 miles ), Old Orchard Beach, ME (2.5 miles ), Westbrook, ME (2.6 miles ), Saco, ME (2.8 miles ), Gorham, ME (2.9 miles ), Biddeford, ME (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 181 buildings, average cost: $130,300
  • 1998: 197 buildings, average cost: $143,200
  • 1999: 203 buildings, average cost: $151,800
  • 2000: 348 buildings, average cost: $131,000
  • 2001: 210 buildings, average cost: $165,700
  • 2002: 147 buildings, average cost: $206,800
  • 2003: 165 buildings, average cost: $217,700
  • 2004: 109 buildings, average cost: $260,800
  • 2005: 101 buildings, average cost: $271,500
  • 2006: 66 buildings, average cost: $326,400
  • 2007: 71 buildings, average cost: $344,200
  • 2008: 62 buildings, average cost: $275,900
  • 2009: 38 buildings, average cost: $287,800
  • 2010: 58 buildings, average cost: $240,600
  • 2011: 45 buildings, average cost: $288,700
  • 2012: 62 buildings, average cost: $231,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.59 N, Longitude: 70.33 W

Area code: 207

Scarborough household income distribution Scarborough home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 53 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.95
Maine average:

1.70
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.1%
Maine:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Top executives (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Computer specialists (5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Business operations specialists (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Customer service representatives (4%)

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

Average climate in Scarborough, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Scarborough-area historical tornado activity is above Maine state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/10/1966, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 25.1 miles away from the Scarborough place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 53.7 miles away from the place center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Scarborough-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 63.8 miles away from the city 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, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 179.3 miles away from Scarborough center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 201.7 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 120.7 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 65.2 miles away from Scarborough center
On 2/26/1999 at 03:38:43, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 2.0 mi) earthquake occurred 73.5 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 Cumberland County (29) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 11, Snows: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rains: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Winds: 3, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Scarborough topographic map

Birthplace of: Rufus King - Politician, Joe Bessey - Racing driver, Cyrus King - Politician, Erin Pearl - Figure skater, Landon Bathe - Ice Hockey player, Ryan Moore (racing driver) - Racing driver, Steve Libby - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Scarborough:

  • HOSPICE OF SOUTHERN MAINE (180 US ROUTE ONE #1)
  • MAINE VETERANS HOME - SCARBOROUGH (290 US RT 1)
  • PINE POINT CENTER (67 PINE POINT RD)
  • PIPER SHORES (15 PIPER ROAD)

located in Scarborough:

Amtrak stations near Scarborough:

  • 5 miles: PORTLAND (100 THOMPSON POINT ROAD) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, ATM.
  • 7 miles: OLD ORCHARD BEACH (11 FIRST ST.) - Seasonal Station . Services: ticket office, public payphones.
  • 9 miles: SACO (130 MAIN ST.) . Services: ticket office.

College/University in Scarborough:

  • Northeast Technical Institute (Full-time enrollment: 736; Location: 51 US RT 1, Suite K; Private, for-profit; Website: www.ntinow.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Scarborough:

  • University of Southern Maine (about 6 miles; Portland, ME; Full-time enrollment: 6,647)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 7 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of New England (about 10 miles; Biddeford, ME; FT enrollment: 4,539)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 18 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • University of New Hampshire-Main Campus (about 44 miles; Durham, NH; FT enrollment: 15,243)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 59 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • NHTI-Concord's Community College (about 66 miles; Concord, NH; FT enrollment: 2,865)

Public high school in Scarborough:

Private high school in Scarborough:

  • CORNERSTONE BAPTIST ACADEMY (Students: 38; Location: 415 US ROUTE 1; Grades: 1 - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Scarborough:

Private elementary/middle schools in Scarborough:

  • TODDLE INN CHILD CARE (Students: 8; Location: 9 LINCOLN AVE; Grades: PK - KG)
  • TODDLE INN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 8; Location: 9 LINCOLN AVE; Grades: PK - KG)
See full list of schools located in Scarborough, School District: SCARBOROUGH

Library in Scarborough:

  • SCARBOROUGH PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $864,585; Location: 48 GORHAM ROAD; 69,255 books; 4,701 audio materials; 5,667 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 202 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • St. Maximillian Kolbe Roman Catholic Church serves about 1600 families in Scarborough ( on Black Point Rd.) added by jstbob

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Notable locations in Scarborough: Scarborough Downs (A), Scarborough Downs Emergency Medical Services Ambulance (B), Scarborough Fire Department Oak Hill Station (C), Scarborough Public Library (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Oakhill Plaza Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Scarborough: Oak Hill Community Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Swamps: Scottow Bog (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Scarborough Historical Society & Museum (649A USRoute 1), Oliver Vending & Music Systems (Amusement & Theme Parks; RR 1 Box 671).

Hotels: Millbrook Motel (321 USRoute 1), Lighthouse Inn at Pine Point (Pine Point Beach), Garofalo's Restaurant (34 Ocean Avenue), Higgins Beach Inn (34 Ocean Avenue), Atlantic House (21 Atlantic Drive), Moosehead Motel (383 Rt 1), Pride Motel & Cottages (677 USRoute 1), TownePlace Suites Scarborough (700 Roundwood Drive), Dunes Motel (95 East Grand Avenue).

Cumberland 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 2012 was 81.8. This is about average.

City:

81.8
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.400. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.400
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 9.79. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.79
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.02. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.02
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 27.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 20.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.39. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.39
U.S.:

9.14

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

THE PAINTED TURTLE CAFE (Population served: 105, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (JUN-15-2012), St Public Notif requested (SEP-10-2013), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-10-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-21-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-04-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUN-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (JUN-15-2012), St AO (w/penalty) issued (SEP-03-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-06-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-21-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-12-2013), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-12-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (JUN-15-2012), St Public Notif requested (AUG-12-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-12-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (SEP-03-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-21-2013)
  • 23 routine major monitoring violations
  • 53 regular monitoring violations
POND ACRES LLC (Population served: 63, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-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 DEC-29-2005 to DEC-29-2005), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-16-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAR-17-2006), St BCA signed (MAR-31-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-07-2005), St Public Notif requested (OCT-07-2005), St Public Notif received (2 times from NOV-10-2005 to NOV-10-2005), St Compliance achieved (DEC-29-2005), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-16-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAR-17-2006), St BCA signed (MAR-31-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-16-2012), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-16-2012), St Public Notif received (MAR-12-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-12-2012)
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • WASSAMKI SPRINGS CAMPGROUND-GORHAM (Population served: 400, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HANNAFORD BROTHERS-#8226 BUXTON (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WASSAMKI SPRING CAMPGROUND-OFFICE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 8.3%
(8.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  59.6%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.7%
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: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Scarborough in 2010:

  • 158 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 12 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 4 people in group homes intended for adults
48 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
20 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Scarborough compared to Maine state average:

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

Banks with most branches in Scarborough (2011 data):

  • TD Bank, National Association: Piper Shores Branch, Scarborough Shaw's Supermar. Branch, Oak Hill Plaza Branch. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • Biddeford Savings Bank: Scarborough Branch at 360 Us Route One, branch established on 2006/09/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $331.7 mil, Deposits: $234.8 mil, headquarters in Biddeford, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices
  • People's United Bank: Scarborough Branch at 439 U.S. Route One, branch established on 1994/08/04. Info updated 2012/02/16: Bank assets: $27,319.3 mil, Deposits: $20,835.4 mil, headquarters in Bridgeport, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 374 total offices
  • Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution: Scarborough Branch at 41 Gorham Road, branch established on 1995/03/06. Info updated 2009/03/09: Bank assets: $759.8 mil, Deposits: $521.1 mil, headquarters in Saco, ME, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 6 total offices
  • Gorham Savings Bank: Scarborough Branch at 38 Hannaford Drive, branch established on 1995/06/01. Info updated 2008/07/29: Bank assets: $912.7 mil, Deposits: $640.1 mil, headquarters in Gorham, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Gorham Bancorp, Mhc
  • Bangor Savings Bank: Scarborough Branch at 241 Us Route 1, branch established on 2007/01/29. 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
  • Norway Savings Bank: Scarborough Branch at 158 U.S. Route One, branch established on 2003/06/16. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $958.8 mil, Deposits: $711.3 mil, headquarters in Norway, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 20 total offices, Holding Company: Norway Bancorp, Mhc
  • KeyBank National Association: Scarborough Branch at 5 Hannaford Drive, branch established on 1962/10/04. 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
  • Bank of America, National Association: Scarborough Branch at 37 Gorham Road, Route 114, branch established on 1988/03/11. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Scarborough, Maine:

  • Fairfield Inn By Marriott Portland Scarboro, 66 SPG St, Scarborough, ME 04074 , Phone: (207) 883-0300, Fax: (207) 883-0300
  • Higgins Beach Inn, 34 Ocean Ave, Scarborough, ME 04074 , Phone: (207) 883-6684
  • Americas Best Value Inn, 321 Us Rt 1, Scarborough, ME 04074 , Phone: (207) 883-6004, Fax: (207) 510-7511
  • Residence Inn By Marriott Scarborough, 800 Roundwood Dr, Scarborough, ME 04074 , Phone: (207) 883-0400, Fax: (207) 883-6352
  • Towne Place Suites By Marriott, 700 Roundwood Dr, Scarborough, ME 04074 , Phone: (207) 883-6800, Fax: (207) 883-6866
  • Extended Stay America, 2 Ashley Dr, Scarborough, ME 04074 , Phone: (207) 883-0554, Fax: (864) 573-1740
  • Fairfield Inn By Marriott Portland/Maine Mall, 2 Cummings Rd, Scarborough, ME 04074 , Phone: (207) 883-0300, Fax: (207) 883-0572
  • Comfort Inn And Suites, 329 Us Rt 1, Scarborough, ME 04074 , Phone: (207) 883-2700, Fax: (207) 396-5698
All 8 fire-safe hotels and motels in Scarborough, Maine

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (56%)
  • Utility gas (28%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • Coal or coke (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Scarborough CDP (based on Cumberland County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 40.40%
Here: 40.4%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Church of ChristJewishUnited Methodist ChurchEpiscopal Church
Adherents57.3%9.5%5.6%5.2%4.3%
Congregations14.9%15.9%1.9%12.5%5.3%
NameAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaConservative Baptist Association of AmericaChurch of the NazareneOther
Adherents2.3%1.6%1.4%1.2%11.7%
Congregations7.2%2.9%2.9%4.3%32.2%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 72
Cumberland County:

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 67
Cumberland County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 105
Cumberland County:

3.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 330
Here:

12.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.1%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Cumberland County:

19.5%
Maine:

25.0%

6.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,472 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
Maine average:

5.50%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($364 average AGI)
Cumberland County:

0.04%
Maine average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from York County, ME  0.96% ($34,730 average AGI)
from Androscoggin County, ME  0.45% ($37,544)
from Sagadahoc County, ME  0.35% ($38,463)


6.10% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,995 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.10%
Maine average:

5.62%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($820 average AGI)
Cumberland County:

0.07%
Maine average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to York County, ME  1.04% ($34,596 average AGI)
to Androscoggin County, ME  0.44% ($35,222)
to Sagadahoc County, ME  0.31% ($44,771)

Strongest AM radio stations in Scarborough:

  • WZAN (970 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WLOB (1310 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WJAE (1440 AM; 5 kW; WESTBROOK, ME; Owner: ALTANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WBAE (1490 AM; 1 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGIN (930 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIDE (1400 AM; 1 kW; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: SACO BAY COMMUNICATIONS GROUP 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.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Scarborough:

  • WBQW (106.3 FM; SCARBOROUGH, ME; Owner: MARINER BROADCASTING LIMITED PARTNER)
  • WCYY (94.3 FM; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRED (95.9 FM; SACO, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WMGX (93.1 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WMEA (90.1 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W245AA (96.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WPOR (101.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WBLM (102.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJBQ (97.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMSJ (89.3 FM; FREEPORT, ME; Owner: DOWNEAST CHRISTIAN COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMPG (90.9 FM; GORHAM, ME; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MAINE SYSTEM)
  • WMTW-FM (106.7 FM; NORTH WINDHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WTHT (107.5 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WSCY (106.9 FM; MOULTONBOROUGH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WYNZ (100.9 FM; WESTBROOK, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WQEZ (104.7 FM; KENNEBUNKPORT, ME; Owner: MARINER BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • WBQQ (99.3 FM; KENNEBUNK, ME; Owner: MARINER BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • WMEK-FM (99.9 FM; AUBURN, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Scarborough:

  • WGME-TV (Channel 13; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: WGME LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WMEA-TV (Channel 26; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • 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)
  • WLLB-LP (Channel 15; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W32CA (Channel 32; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W58CM (Channel 58; BANGOR, ME; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W57AP (Channel 57; FALMOUTH, ME; Owner: SHERWOOD H. CRAIG)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Scarborough, Maine:
  • Fatal accident count: 150
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 226
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 66
  • Fatalities: 164
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 409
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 5
Maine average:
  • Fatal accident count: 55
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 79
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 21
  • Fatalities: 61
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 132
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 3
See more detailed statistics of Scarborough fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Scarborough)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • STATION, 2420 Two Rod Rd (Lat: 43.590056 Lon: -70.371694), Overall height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: WNEQ625
    Assigned Frequencies: 21825.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/26/1992, Expiration Date: 03/26/1997
    Registrant: Phone: (207) 774-0051
  • STATION, Pleasant Hill Rd (Lat: 43.607556 Lon: -70.309194), Overall height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WNTI555
    Assigned Frequencies: 954.550 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/10/2010, Expiration Date: 01/25/2021
    Registrant: State Of Maine, Dot, State House Station 16, Augusta, ME 04333-0016, Phone: (207) 287-3426, Email:
  • SCARBOROUGH, Two Rod Rd (Lat: 43.589611 Lon: -70.372083), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQCC860
    Assigned Frequencies: 11605.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/01/2005, Expiration Date: 02/01/2015, Certifier: Richard A Craig
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • STATION, 145 Pleasant Hill Rd (Lat: 43.597556 Lon: -70.299194), Structure height: 6.1 m, Overall height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WIA728
    Assigned Frequencies: 18950.0 MHz, 12490.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/23/1993, Expiration Date: 12/23/1998
    Registrant: Phone: (207) 885-2456
  • 17 Elmwood Ave (Lat: 43.605333 Lon: -70.321139), Overall height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WKF30, Licensee ID: L00979028
    Assigned Frequencies: 946.350 MHz, 946.650 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/29/1994

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Two Rod Road (Lat: 43.590056 Lon: -70.371694), Call Sign: KNKB960
    Assigned Frequencies: 75.8200 MHz, 35.2400 MHz
    Expiration Date: 04/01/1999, Cancellation Date: 06/05/1999
    Registrant: Landcomm, Inc., 4 Fundy Road, Portland, ME 04105

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

87 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Scarborough)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Scarborough)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$251,33214$234,15672$223,88710$92,2092$114,3051$53,960
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$240,7806$214,8280$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$137,3702$222,37015$259,1372$82,6652$224,3251$30,360
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$208,6909$218,0690$01$180,9600$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$174,8002$211,5450$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0039.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$363,8753$257,913
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0039.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 127
  • Hazardous Condition: 115
  • Service Call: 10
  • Good Intent Call: 11

Incident types - Scarborough

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Scarborough, ME
Most common first names in Scarborough, ME among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary7684.6 years
John7476.4 years
Robert7271.6 years
William5876.9 years
George5477.5 years
Helen5382.5 years
Donald4971.4 years
James4274.0 years
Dorothy4181.4 years
Arthur4177.3 years
Most common last names in Scarborough, ME among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown2881.3 years
Johnson2578.8 years
Libby2579.7 years
Smith2273.6 years
Shaw2083.3 years
Clark1776.6 years
Harmon1575.2 years
Meserve1569.1 years
Snow1476.0 years
Martin1378.8 years
Businesses in Scarborough, ME
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Ace Hardware2McDonald's1
Circle K2New Balance2
Cold Stone Creamery1Nike1
Comfort Inn1Penske1
Dunkin Donuts4Rite Aid1
Extended Stay America1SAS Shoes1
FedEx5Sam's Club1
GNC1Shaw's1
GameStop1Subway3
H&R Block1T-Mobile1
KFC1Taco Bell1
Kincaid1UPS3
La-Z-Boy1Vans1
Little Caesars Pizza1Walgreens1
Lowe's1Walmart1
Marriott3Wendy's1
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