Searsport, Maine

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Population in 2010: 992. Population change since 2000: -10.0%
Males: 506  (51.1%)
Females: 486  (48.9%)
Median resident age:  58.2 years
Maine median age:  44.5 years

Zip codes: 04974.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $34,780 (it was $27,222 in 2000)
Searsport:

$34,780
ME:

$53,079

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $25,914 (it was $24,177 in 2000)

Searsport CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $177,984 (it was $93,200 in 2000)
Searsport:

$177,984
ME:

$184,700

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $200,474; Detached houses: $219,017; Townhouses or other attached units: $226,379; In 2-unit structures: $375,458; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $321,385; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $226,479; Mobile homes: $76,815

Median gross rent in 2016: $294.

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  • Races in Searsport, ME (2010)

    Searsport races chart
    • 96297.0%White alone
    • 90.9%Black alone
    • 80.8%American Indian alone
    • 60.6%Two or more races
    • 60.6%Hispanic
    • 10.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Searsport: 87.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Searsport, ME City Guides:

Ancestries: American (18.4%), Irish (15.0%), French Canadian (10.9%), Swedish (10.4%), French (10.0%), Scottish (8.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/13/1845

Elevation: 60 feet

Land area: 4.38 square miles.

Population density: 226 people per square mile   (very low).

Searsport,ME real estate house value index trend

Searsport, Maine map

For population 25 years and over in Searsport:

  • High school or higher: 90.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 37.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.6%
  • Unemployed: 8.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Searsport CDP:

  • Never married: 25.3%
  • Now married: 41.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 14.2%
  • Divorced: 19.1%

59 residents are foreign born (4.9% Latin America, 1.4% Europe).

This place:

6.4%
Maine:

3.6%



According to our research of Maine and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Searsport, Maine as of June 17, 2019.
The ratio of number of residents in Searsport to the number of sex offenders is 185 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,809 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $3,251 (1.5%)

Searsport satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (86.7 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (183.7 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (354.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Stockton Springs, ME (2.1 miles ), Belfast, ME (2.3 miles ), Swanville, ME (2.5 miles ), Castine, ME (2.6 miles ), Prospect, ME (2.6 miles ), Verona, ME (2.8 miles ), Northport, ME (2.9 miles ), Verona Island, ME (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $111,900
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $155,500

Latitude: 44.46 N, Longitude: 68.92 W

Area code: 207

Searsport household income distribution Searsport home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.14
Maine average:

1.87
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.2%
Maine:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (39%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Educational services (59%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (25%)
  • Management occupations (21%)
  • Material moving occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (32%)
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (0%)

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

Average climate in Searsport, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

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

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 39.0 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 236.9 miles away from Searsport center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 149.0 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 271.1 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 29.7 miles away from Searsport center
On 9/16/1994 at 04:22:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.8 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 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).
Searsport topographic map

Birthplace of: Roswell K. Colcord - Centenarian.

Hospitals and medical centers near Searsport:

  • HARBOR HILL CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; BELFAST, ME)
  • BRADBURY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; BELFAST, ME)
  • THE COMMONS AT TALL PINES (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BELFAST, ME)
  • DIALYSIS CLINIC INC. - BELFAST (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; BELFAST, ME)
  • WALDO COUNTY GENERAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 6 miles away; BELFAST, ME)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Searsport:

  • Husson University (about 27 miles; Bangor, ME; Full-time enrollment: 2,421)
  • University of Maine (about 33 miles; Orono, ME; FT enrollment: 8,931)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 45 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 63 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 86 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 88 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 90 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)

Public high school in Searsport:

Public elementary/middle schools in Searsport:

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Library in Searsport:

  • CARVER MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $95,278; Location: 12 UNION STREET; 9,203 books; 523 audio materials; 1,050 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 37 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Searsport Fire Department South Station (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Elmwood Cemetery (1), Village Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Mill Pond (A), Mill Brook (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Mill Brook (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Searsport: Mosman Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Penobscot Marine Museum Store (40 West Main Street).

Hotels: Comfort Inn (35 Searsport Terrace), Snuggle Inn (10 E Main St).

Waldo 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 2013 was 73.5. This is about average.

City:

73.5
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 34.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 6.32. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.32
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 26.8%
(24.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 68.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 68.2% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.0 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  54.6%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.5%
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: 0.4% of all households

Searsport, Maine environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Searsport (2011 data):

  • TD Bank, National Association: Searsport Branch at 16 East Main Street, branch established on 1976/06/07. 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
  • Bangor Savings Bank: Searsport Branch at 17 Main Street, branch established on 1933/11/20. 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 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Maine average:

10.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Searsport CDP (based on Waldo County data)

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.
Maine:

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.
State:

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

9.2%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Waldo County:

26.1%
Maine:

25.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Searsport:

64.3%
Maine:

51.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Searsport:

66.9%
Maine:

49.7%

Average BMI:
Searsport:

27.0
Maine:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Searsport:

17.9%
Maine:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

8.2%
Maine:

9.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Searsport:

7.3
Maine:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

37.0%
Maine:

34.9%

General health condition:
Searsport:

68.6%
Maine:

58.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Searsport:

83.7%
State:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Searsport, ME Residents

5.91% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,908 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.91%
Maine average:

5.50%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,481 average AGI)
Waldo County:

0.07%
Maine average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Penobscot County, ME  1.14% ($27,430 average AGI)
from Kennebec County, ME  0.71% ($29,699)
from Knox County, ME  0.45% ($28,545)


6.11% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,013 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.11%
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 Penobscot County, ME  1.11% ($31,488 average AGI)
to Kennebec County, ME  0.66% ($29,010)
to Knox County, ME  0.60% ($33,391)

Strongest AM radio stations in Searsport:

  • WZON (620 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WABI (910 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDEA (1370 AM; 5 kW; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • WMTW (870 AM; 10 kW; GORHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • 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 Searsport:

  • 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.)
  • WERU-FM (89.9 FM; BLUE HILL, ME; Owner: SALT POND COMMUNITY B/C COMPANY)
  • WMEP (90.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQSS (102.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKIT-FM (100.3 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WWMJ (95.7 FM; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBYA (105.5 FM; ISLESBORO, ME; Owner: MARINER BROADCASTING LIMTED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMEH (90.9 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMCM (103.3 FM; ROCKLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEZQ (92.9 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHCF (88.5 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: BANGOR BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WBQX (106.9 FM; THOMASTON, ME; Owner: MARINER BROADCASTING LIMITED PARTNER)
  • WVOM (103.9 FM; HOWLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQCB (106.5 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNSX (97.7 FM; WINTER HARBOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWWA (95.3 FM; WINSLOW, ME; Owner: LIGHT OF LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WLKE (99.1 FM; BAR HARBOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Searsport:

  • WABI-TV (Channel 5; BANGOR, ME; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING SERVICE)
  • WCKD-LP (Channel 30; BANGOR/DEDHAM, ME; Owner: J. MCLEOD, ME FAMILY B/CING., INC.)
  • W36CK (Channel 36; BANGOR, ME; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WLBZ (Channel 2; BANGOR, ME; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMEB-TV (Channel 12; ORONO, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBGR-LP (Channel 33; BANGOR/DEDHAM, ME; Owner: MAINE FAMILY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • Searsport, Maine
  • Fatal accident count17
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents28
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:5
  • Fatalities19
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents49
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • Maine average
  • Fatal accident count59
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents84
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons23
  • Fatalities65
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents143
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents4
See more detailed statistics of Searsport fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7
  • James R Holmes, 7.1 Miles East Of Belfast, Me, In Sears Island (Lat: 44.432000 Lon: -68.884194), Type: 93.9, Overall height: 93.9 m, Registrant: 2129092505, Jholmes@unisonsite.Com, 92 THOMAS JOHNSON DRIVE, SUITE 130
  • James R Holmes, 7.1 Miles East Of Belfast, Me, In Sears Island (Lat: 44.432000 Lon: -68.884194), Type: 93.9, Overall height: 93.9 m, Registrant: 4256435000, Fcc@wacorp.Net, 1200 112TH AVE NE, SUITE C-191
  • Leslie N Nixon, 7.1 Miles East Of Belfast, Me, In Sears Island (Lat: 44.432000 Lon: -68.884194), Type: 93.9, Overall height: 93.9 m, Registrant: 5619950320, Fcc-Contact@gtpsites.Com, 750 PARK OF COMMERCE BLVD, STE. 300
  • Leslie N Nixon, 7.1 Miles East Of Belfast, Me, In Sears Island (Lat: 44.432000 Lon: -68.884194), Type: 93.9, Overall height: 93.9 m, Registrant: 5619950320, Fcc-Contact@gtpsites.Com, 750 PARK OF COMMERCE BLVD, STE. 300
  • Leslie N Nixon, 7.1 Miles East Of Belfast, Me, In Sears Island (Lat: 44.432000 Lon: -68.884194), Type: 93.9, Overall height: 93.9 m, Registrant: 5619950320, Fcc-Contact@gtpsites.Com, 750 PARK OF COMMERCE BLVD, STE. 300
  • Kristen Cesana, 7.1 Miles East Of Belfast, Me, In Sears Island (Lat: 44.432000 Lon: -68.884194), Type: 93.9, Structure height: 23027 m, Overall height: 93.9 m, Registrant: 5619950320, Fcc-Contact@gtpsites.Com, 750 PARK OF COMMERCE BLVD, STE. 300
  • Atop Mount Ephraim Peak .35 Km E Of Mount Ephraim Rd (Lat: 44.524167 Lon: -68.953889), Type: 51.8, Overall height: 51.8 m, Registrant: 2075489914, , 36 E MAIN ST

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Lat: 44.458333 Lon: -68.900833, Call Sign: WQLJ814
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.892 MHz, 159.922 MHz, 160.012 MHz, 160.177 MHzGrant Date: 02/17/2010, Expiration Date: 02/17/2020, Certifier: Duane SeekinsRegistrant: New Wave Licensing Services Inc, 517 Sachs Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0910, Fax: (171) 334-4739, Email:
  • Lat: 44.525333 Lon: -68.953917, Call Sign: WQPS397
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.442 MHzGrant Date: 08/02/2012, Expiration Date: 08/02/2022, Certifier: Shawn RomanoskiRegistrant: Apco International Inc Licensing Service 072910, 351 N Williamson Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114-1112, Phone: (386) 944-2462, Fax: (386) 322-2502, Email:
  • MT EPHRAIM, Mount Ephraim Road (Lat: 44.525333 Lon: -68.953917), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQPS427
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.730 MHzGrant Date: 08/02/2012, Expiration Date: 08/02/2022, Certifier: David J PlourdeRegistrant: Apco International Inc Licensing Service 102011, 351 N Williamson Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114-1112, Phone: (386) 944-2462, Fax: (386) 322-2502, Email:
  • Mount Ephraim Road (Lat: 44.525333 Lon: -68.953917), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQSC862
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.600 MHzGrant Date: 09/03/2013, Expiration Date: 09/03/2023, Certifier: Marc D FisherRegistrant: Harris Corporation, 434 West Sand Lake Road, Wynantskill, NY 12198-8137, Phone: (518) 389-8876, Email:
  • L1 Mobiles, Lat: 44.462361 Lon: -68.897889, Call Sign: WQUC702
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.260 MHz, 161.550 MHz, 160.920 MHz, 160.260 MHz, 161.550 MHz, 160.920 MHzGrant Date: 06/04/2014, Expiration Date: 06/04/2024, Certifier: Robert E CampbellRegistrant: Transportation Technology Center Inc., 55500 Dot Road, Pueblo, CO 81001, Phone: (719) 584-0757, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Searsport)

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

SEARSPORT WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 2,543, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
  • Hazardous Condition: 7
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Searsport

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (54%)
  • Electricity (32%)
  • Wood (7%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
Businesses in Searsport, ME
NameCountNameCount
Dunkin Donuts1Subway1
FedEx1U-Haul1

Searsport compared to Maine state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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