Searsmont, Maine

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Population in 2010: 1,392.
Population change since 2000: +18.6%
 
Males: 689  (49.5%)
Females: 703  (50.5%)
Median resident age:

41.0 years
Maine median age:

43.0 years

Zip codes: 04973.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $57,503 (it was $36,708 in 2000)
Searsmont:

$57,503
ME:

$56,277

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $30,006 (it was $18,118 in 2000)

Searsmont town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $184,321 (it was $92,900 in 2000)
Searsmont:

$184,321
ME:

$191,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $207,644; detached houses: $227,728; townhouses or other attached units: $218,697; in 2-unit structures: $340,271; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $400,230; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $202,724; mobile homes: $76,788
March 2019 cost of living index in Searsmont: 92.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Searsmont, ME (2010)
    • 1,34496.6%White alone
    • 191.4%Two or more races
    • 80.6%American Indian alone
    • 70.5%Black alone
    • 70.5%Asian alone
    • 40.3%Hispanic
    • 30.2%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Maine and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Searsmont, Maine as of September 21, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Searsmont is 696 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: English (27.3%), Irish (15.2%), United States (10.5%), German (7.2%), French (7.0%), Scottish (5.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/05/1814

Elevation: 227 feet

Land area: 37.8 square miles.

Population density: 37 people per square mile   (very low).

Searsmont, Maine map

18 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.5%
Maine:

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

1.1% ($1,019)
Maine:

1.5% ($1,417)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (72.6 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (170.9 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (340.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Belmont, ME (1.9 miles ),
Morrill, ME (2.0 miles ),
Montville, ME (2.5 miles ),
Appleton, ME (2.6 miles ),
Liberty, ME (2.7 miles ),
Lincolnville, ME (2.7 miles ),
Waldo, ME (2.8 miles ),
Hope, ME (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 44.37 N, Longitude: 69.19 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 207

Distribution of median household income in Searsmont, ME in 2017
Searsmont satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $78,800
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $71,900
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $42,700
  • 2000: 18 buildings, average cost: $83,800
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $73,000
  • 2002: 19 buildings, average cost: $94,500
  • 2003: 18 buildings, average cost: $101,300
  • 2004: 15 buildings, average cost: $125,400
  • 2005: 15 buildings, average cost: $134,200
  • 2006: 15 buildings, average cost: $108,900
  • 2007: 10 buildings, average cost: $151,900
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $151,900
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $81,400
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $69,000
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $173,300
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $236,500
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $86,300
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $105,000
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $213,800
  • 2017: 10 buildings, average cost: $117,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Searsmont, ME residents
Average permit cost in Searsmont, ME
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.8%
Maine:

3.8%
Unemployment by year
Most common industries in Searsmont, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (12.4%)
  • Educational services (9.4%)
  • Health care (8.4%)
  • Wood products (8.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.2%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (21.8%)
  • Wood products (12.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.1%)
  • Public administration (5.8%)
  • Educational services (5.2%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (4.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.8%)
  • Educational services (14.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.6%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.5%)
  • Social assistance (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Searsmont, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.2%)
  • Carpenters (4.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.6%)
  • Carpenters (7.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Registered nurses (7.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Other financial specialists (4.1%)
  • Financial managers (3.7%)

Average climate in Searsmont, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Searsmont, Maine average temperatures Searsmont, Maine average precipitation Searsmont, Maine humidity Searsmont, Maine wind speed Searsmont, Maine snowfall Searsmont, Maine sunshine Searsmont, Maine clear and cloudy days
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Earthquake activity:

Searsmont-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 223.9 miles away from Searsmont 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 134.3 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 51.6 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 257.3 miles away from Searsmont 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 18.1 miles away from Searsmont 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 63.3 miles away from Searsmont 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 Waldo County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 10, Snows: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Searsmont topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Searsmont:

  • THE COMMONS AT TALL PINES (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; BELFAST, ME)
  • BRADBURY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; BELFAST, ME)
  • HARBOR HILL CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; BELFAST, ME)
  • DIALYSIS CLINIC INC. - BELFAST (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; BELFAST, ME)
  • WALDO COUNTY GENERAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; BELFAST, ME)
  • WINDWARD GARDENS (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; CAMDEN, ME)
  • CAMDEN COMM HOSP HC CENTR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; CAMDEN, ME)

Airports located in Searsmont:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Searsmont:

  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 31 miles; Augusta, ME; Full-time enrollment: 3,204)
  • Husson University (about 38 miles; Bangor, ME; FT enrollment: 2,421)
  • University of Maine (about 45 miles; Orono, ME; FT enrollment: 8,931)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 52 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 72 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 73 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 75 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)

Public elementary/middle school in Searsmont:

See full list of schools located in Searsmont

Library in Searsmont:

  • SEARSMONT TOWN LIBRARY (Operating income: $28,863; Location: 37 MAIN ST. SOUTH; 9,740 books; 306 audio materials; 641 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 24 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Searsmont Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Pine Grove Cemetery (1), East Searsmont Cemetery (2), Lassell Cemetery (3), Hillcrest Cemetery (4), Oak Grove Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Lawry Pond (A), Levenseller Pond (B), Little Pond (C), Bartlett Stream Reservoir (D), Saint George River Reservoir (E), Quantabacook Lake (F), Whitney Bog (G), Witcher Swamp (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Thompson Brook (A), Wilson Brook (B), Stearns Brook (C), Dead River (D), Luce Brook (E), Jam Brook (F), Black Brook (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Searsmont: Ruffingham Meadow State Game Management Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Charles West Kendall - Politician.

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

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

ROBBINS LUMBER - MILL WELL (Population served: 135, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-14-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-14-2005), St Public Notif received (2 times from NOV-23-2005 to NOV-23-2005), St Compliance achieved (DEC-19-2005)
CAMP SEARSMONT (Population served: 32, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-14-2009), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-14-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-07-2011), St Intentional no-action (SEP-09-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-23-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-23-2006), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-23-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-15-2007), St Intentional no-action (SEP-15-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-11-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-11-2006), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-23-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-15-2007), St Intentional no-action (SEP-15-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-05-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-05-2006), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-23-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-15-2007), St Public Notif received (JUL-10-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-12-2007)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:

2.4 people
Maine:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

65.3%
Whole state:

62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

10.1%
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: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

8.4%
Whole state:

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

3.1%
Whole state:

4.1%

For population 15 years and over in Searsmont:

Marital status in Searsmont, ME
  • Never married: 24.2%
  • Now married: 56.8%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 13.8%

For population 25 years and over in Searsmont:

  • High school or higher: 87.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Maine average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Searsmont, ME (based on Waldo County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,20420
Evangelical Protestant1,71123
Catholic9003
Other5547
None33,417-
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: 10
Waldo County:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Waldo County:

7.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
Here:

8.84 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

9.2%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.1%
Maine:

25.0%

6.94% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($49,762 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.94%
Maine average:

5.91%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Penobscot County, ME  1.31% ($39,428 average AGI)
from Knox County, ME  0.75% ($44,313)
from Kennebec County, ME  0.59% ($52,511)


6.11% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,950 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.11%
Maine average:

5.73%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Penobscot County, ME  1.10% ($35,315 average AGI)
to Knox County, ME  0.80% ($36,738)
to Kennebec County, ME  0.72% ($40,600)

Strongest AM radio stations in Searsmont:

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

  • WMEP (90.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQSS (102.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFZX (101.7 FM; SEARSPORT, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBFB (104.7 FM; BELFAST, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWBX (97.1 FM; BANGOR, 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)
  • WBYA (105.5 FM; ISLESBORO, ME; Owner: MARINER BROADCASTING LIMTED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WERU-FM (89.9 FM; BLUE HILL, ME; Owner: SALT POND COMMUNITY B/C COMPANY)
  • WWWA (95.3 FM; WINSLOW, ME; Owner: LIGHT OF LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WKIT-FM (100.3 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WWMJ (95.7 FM; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMME-FM (92.3 FM; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMEH (90.9 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHQO (107.9 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INC.)
  • WCTB (93.5 FM; FAIRFIELD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INC.)
  • WMEW (91.3 FM; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Searsmont:

  • WABI-TV (Channel 5; BANGOR, ME; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING SERVICE)
  • W36CK (Channel 36; BANGOR, ME; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W64BY (Channel 64; ROCKLAND, ME; Owner: CRAIG MINISTRIES, INC.)

Searsmont fatal accident list:

Aug 18, 2017 08:10 PM, Sr-3 Belfast Augusta Rd E, Lat: 44.409161, Lon: -69.215569, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Aug 29, 2014 05:10 PM, Sr-3 Belfast Augusta Rd, Lat: 44.409069, Lon: -69.217478, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 2
Jul 21, 2011 04:20 AM, Thompson Ridge Road, Lat: 44.408586, Lon: -69.218158, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 13, 2009 08:30 PM, Howard Road, Lat: 44.364483, Lon: -69.148036, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
May 16, 2004 02:00 PM, Sr-173, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 16, 1991 03:20 PM, 3, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 23ft / 6.5mTotal length
  • 8,777Total average daily traffic
  • 435Total average daily truck traffic
  • 12,487Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Searsmont)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • SEARSMONT, Appleton Ridge Road (Lat: 44.348611 Lon: -69.206139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.3 m, Call Sign: WQOF222,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHz, Grant Date: 09/07/2011, Expiration Date: 09/07/2021, Certifier: Steven T Campbell, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite 1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • Searsmont South, Appleton Ridge Road (Lat: 44.348611 Lon: -69.206139), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.3 m, Call Sign: WQSB854,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10815.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz... (+8 more), Grant Date: 08/28/2013, Expiration Date: 08/28/2023, Certifier: Jessica B Lyons, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw, Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: THOMAS WAYNE L THOMAS' FLYER (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-290-D2 (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 35WT , Serial Number: TF-1, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 09/05/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 02/09/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Wayne L Thomas, Po Box 6, Searsmont, ME 04973

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 12. The highest number of fire incidents - 27 took place in 2015, and the least - 1 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Searsmont, ME When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (64.9%), and Outside Fires (25.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Searsmont, ME
    • 13164.9%Structure Fires
    • 5125.2%Outside Fires
    • 157.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 52.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Searsmont, ME
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Searsmont, ME
  • 69.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 26.8%Wood
  • 3.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Searsmont, ME
  • 91.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 8.3%Wood


Searsmont compared to Maine state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly 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 significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 2 other airmen in this city.
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