South Paris, Maine

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Population in 2010: 2,267. Population change since 2000: +1.3%
Males: 1,230  (54.3%)
Females: 1,037  (45.7%)
Median resident age:  47.5 years
Maine median age:  44.0 years

Zip codes: 04281.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $24,248 (it was $27,569 in 2000)
South Paris:

$24,248
ME:

$46,974

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,762 (it was $15,486 in 2000)

South Paris CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $122,990 (it was $82,400 in 2000)
South Paris:

$122,990
ME:

$172,800

Median gross rent in 2013: $554.

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  • Races in South Paris, ME (2010)

    South Paris races chart
    • 2,13094.0%White alone
    • 512.2%Two or more races
    • 361.6%Hispanic
    • 200.9%Asian alone
    • 170.7%American Indian alone
    • 110.5%Black alone
    • 20.09%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in South Paris: 92.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (20.7%), Irish (17.7%), French (10.9%), United States (5.8%), Scottish (5.1%), Italian (3.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 416 feet

Land area: 3.88 square miles.

Population density: 585 people per square mile   (low).

South Paris,ME real estate house value index trend

South Paris, Maine map

For population 25 years and over in South Paris:

  • High school or higher: 89.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in South Paris CDP:

  • Never married: 32.2%
  • Now married: 40.7%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 19.1%

35 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.6%
Maine:

2.9%



According to our research of Maine and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in South Paris, Maine as of August 31, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in South Paris to the number of sex offenders is 1,134 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,793 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,496 (1.3%)

South Paris satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (40.4 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (134.6 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (289.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Paris, ME (1.0 miles ), Norway, ME (1.2 miles ), Oxford, ME (2.6 miles ), Hebron, ME (2.6 miles ), West Paris, ME (2.8 miles ), Buckfield, ME (3.0 miles ), Waterford, ME (3.1 miles ), Mechanic Falls, ME (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 44.22 N, Longitude: 70.51 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 207

South Paris household income distribution South Paris home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.7%
Maine:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Utilities (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (33%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in South Paris, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

South Paris-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 91% 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 159.5 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 191.0 miles away from South Paris 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 73.6 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 117.6 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 41.6 miles away from South Paris center
On 2/26/1999 at 03:38:43, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 2.0 mi) earthquake occurred 52.3 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).
South Paris topographic map

Birthplace of: Charles Deering - Businessman, James Deering - Art collector, Reta Shaw - Film actor.

Hospitals and medical centers in South Paris:

  • MAINE VETERANS HOME - SO PARIS (477 HIGH ST)
  • MARKET SQUARE HEALTH CARE CENTER (3 MARKET SQUARE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near South Paris:

  • NORWAY REHAB AND LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; NORWAY, ME)
  • LEDGEVIEW LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; WEST PARIS, ME)
  • BRIDGTON HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; BRIDGTON, ME)
  • ANDROSCOGGIN KIDNEY CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; AUBURN, ME)
  • GOOD SHEPHERD HEALTH CARE - AUBURN (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; AUBURN, ME)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to South Paris:

  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 28 miles; Standish, ME; Full-time enrollment: 2,010)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 36 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 37 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 41 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 43 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of New England (about 54 miles; Biddeford, ME; FT enrollment: 4,539)
  • Plymouth State University (about 67 miles; Plymouth, NH; FT enrollment: 4,838)

Public high school in South Paris:

Private high school in South Paris:

  • OXFORD HILLS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 54, Location: 10 E MAIN ST, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in South Paris:

  • OXFORD HILLS MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 100 PINE STREET, Grades: 7-8)
  • PARIS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 4 HATHAWAY ROAD, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in South Paris

Library in South Paris:

  • PARIS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $149,568; Location: 37 MARKET SQUARE; 33,885 books; 1,281 audio materials; 7,383 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 32 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in South Paris: Paris Public Library (A), Paris Cape Historical Society (B), Paris Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in South Paris include: Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church (A), South Paris Unitarian Universalist Church (B), South Paris Baptist Church (C), First Congregational Church (D), Deering Memorial United Methodist Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Riverside Cemetery (1), Pine Grove Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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

Park in South Paris: McLaughlin Garden (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Goodwins Motor Inn (191 Main Street).

Court: Maine District Court (26 Western Avenue).

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 61.8. This is better than average.

City:

61.8
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.52. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.52
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 24.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.40. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.40
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.0%
(22.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 98.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.1 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  54.0%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  11.7%
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

People in group quarters in South Paris in 2010:

  • 90 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 9 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 2 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in South Paris in 2000:

  • 73 people in nursing homes
  • 40 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 11 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally retarded

South Paris, Maine environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in South Paris (2011 data):

  • Northeast Bank: Oxford Hill Branch at 235 Main Street, branch established on 1978/03/27. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $587.1 mil, Deposits: $401.6 mil, headquarters in Lewiston, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Northeast Bancorp
  • Androscoggin Savings Bank: South Paris Branch at 170 Main Street, branch established on 1966/06/28. Info updated 2008/07/01: Bank assets: $707.2 mil, Deposits: $506.9 mil, headquarters in Lewiston, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Androscoggin Bancorp, Mhc
  • Norway Savings Bank: South Paris Branch at High Street, branch established on 1984/05/30. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Maine average:

10.5

South Paris travel time to work - commute South Paris 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 South Paris 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:
Here:

49.6%
Maine:

51.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.9%
State:

49.7%

Average BMI:
South Paris:

29.5
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
South Paris:

20.5%
Maine:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
South Paris:

15.1%
Maine:

9.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Maine:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

35.4%
State:

34.9%

General health condition:
South Paris:

55.5%
Maine:

58.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

75.9%
Maine:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of South Paris, 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 South Paris:

  • WKTQ (1450 AM; 1 kW; SOUTH PARIS, ME; Owner: PENNESSEEWASSEE BROADCASTING CO INC.)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLAM (1470 AM; 5 kW; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • 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)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCNM (1240 AM; 1 kW; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAMILY RADIO, 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)
  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WLOB (1310 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WZAN (970 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in South Paris:

  • WOXO-FM (92.7 FM; NORWAY, ME; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBLM (102.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMEA (90.1 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLOB-FM (96.3 FM; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WTBM (100.7 FM; MEXICO, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTHT (107.5 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WTOS-FM (105.1 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSCY (106.9 FM; MOULTONBOROUGH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WJBQ (97.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMEK-FM (99.9 FM; AUBURN, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WVFM (105.7 FM; CAMPTON, NH; Owner: DEVON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCYI (93.9 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMTW-FM (106.7 FM; NORTH WINDHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WPOR (101.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WBCI (105.9 FM; BATH, ME; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around South Paris:

  • 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.)
  • WPFO (Channel 23; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: CMCG PORTLAND LICENSE LLC)
  • WPXT (Channel 51; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: HMW, INC.)
  • WPME (Channel 35; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: KB PRIME MEDIA LLC)
  • WCBB (Channel 10; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W32CA (Channel 32; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W03AM (Channel 3; HARRISON, ETC., ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
South Paris fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of South Paris fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in South Paris)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Oxford County Courthouse (Lat: 44.220917 Lon: -70.518667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 14 m, Overall height: 37 m, Call Sign: KCH395
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.5600 MHz, 45.6400 MHz, 159.705 MHz, 160.140 MHzGrant Date: 12/30/2010, Expiration Date: 02/05/2021, Certifier: Joseph F GrimmigRegistrant: State Of Maine, State House Station 147, Augusta, ME 04333-0147, Phone: (207) 624-9994, Fax: (207) 287-4699, Email:
  • County Court House (Lat: 44.220917 Lon: -70.546722), Call Sign: KDU935
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.695 MHzGrant Date: 08/30/2011, Expiration Date: 11/25/2021Registrant: State Of Maine, Office Of Information Technology, 23 Leighton Road, Augusta, ME 04333, Phone: (207) 624-9990, Fax: (207) 287-6499, Email:
  • 57 Main Street (Lat: 44.223167 Lon: -70.513833), Call Sign: WPIN504
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.037 MHz, 464.062 MHz, 464.087 MHz, 464.112 MHz, 464.137 MHz, 464.162 MHz, 464.187 MHz, 469.012 MHz, 469.037 MHz, 469.062 MHz... (+5 more)Grant Date: 11/01/2000, Expiration Date: 10/11/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2006, Certifier: Guy M DenisRegistrant: Radio Licensing Contractors, 2518 Pepperidge Dr., Garland, TX 75044, Phone: (972) 414-8604, Fax: (972) 414-8604, Email:
  • Rt 26 Bethel Rd Approx 2 Mi From Mark (Lat: 44.237306 Lon: -70.506722), Type: Pole, Structure height: 20 m, Call Sign: WNXE668
    Assigned Frequencies: 812.312 MHz, 811.312 MHz, 812.337 MHz, 811.337 MHz, 813.312 MHz, 812.287 MHz, 813.337 MHz, 814.312 MHz, 814.337 MHz, 815.312 MHz, 815.337 MHzGrant Date: 11/22/2011, Expiration Date: 02/11/2022, Certifier: Steve ThibodeauRegistrant: Central Maine Power Co, 57 Old Winthrop Road, Augusta, ME 04330, Phone: (207) 626-9427, Fax: (207) 626-9484, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • STATION, 26 Western Ave (Lat: 44.220889 Lon: -70.518667), Overall height: 36.9 m, Call Sign: WNTD882
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.950 MHz, 957.550 MHzGrant Date: 04/26/2000, Expiration Date: 04/27/2010, Cancellation Date: 07/03/2010Registrant: Phone: (207) 878-2107
  • STATION, 26 Western Ave (Lat: 44.220889 Lon: -70.518667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.9 m, Call Sign: WQMF219
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.950 MHz, 957.550 MHzGrant Date: 07/22/2010, Expiration Date: 01/18/2011, Cancellation Date: 03/26/2011, Certifier: James P MiclonRegistrant: Shulman, Rogers, Gandal, Pordy & Ecker, P.A., 12505 Park Potomac Ave., 6th Flr, Potomac, MD 20854, Phone: (301) 255-0553, Fax: (301) 230-2891
  • STATION RCC, 26 Western Ave (Lat: 44.220889 Lon: -70.518667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.9 m, Call Sign: WQNG484
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.950 MHz, 957.550 MHzGrant Date: 01/28/2011, Expiration Date: 01/28/2021, Certifier: James P MiclonRegistrant: Shulman, Rogers, Gandal, Pordy & Ecker, P.A., 12505 Park Potomac Ave., 6th Flr, Potomac, MD 20854, Phone: (301) 255-0553, Fax: (301) 230-2891
  • Paris, Hammond Heights (Lat: 44.242444 Lon: -70.497667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.3 m, Call Sign: WQNT410
    Assigned Frequencies: 17865.0 MHz, 18015.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, 18015.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, 18015.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, 18015.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, 18015.0 MHz... (+11 more)Grant Date: 05/18/2011, Expiration Date: 05/18/2021, Certifier: Tom BuckleyRegistrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8678, Fax: (703) 584-8696, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in South Paris)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 180VW , Serial Number: 32005, Year manufactured: 1955, Airworthiness Date: 07/27/2000
    Registrant (Corporation): Two LLC, 23 Phillips Rd, South Paris, ME 04281
  • Aircraft: BEECH G18S (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 10, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 36BC , Serial Number: BA-571, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 01/16/1961
    Registrant (Corporation): Bancroft Contracting Corp, 23 Phillips Rd, South Paris, ME 04281
  • Aircraft: CESSNA A185E (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 125 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 70037 , Serial Number: 18501905, Year manufactured: 1971, Airworthiness Date: 07/09/1971
    Registrant (Corporation): Bancroft Contracting Corporation, 23 Phillips Rd, South Paris, ME 04281

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

PARIS UTILITY DISTRICT (Population served: 2,288, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-18-2008), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-18-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-04-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-04-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-26-2008), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-26-2008), St Public Notif received (SEP-12-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-04-2009)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In NOV-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (NOV-09-2005), St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2005), St Boil Water Order (NOV-09-2005), St Public Notif received (2 times from NOV-23-2005 to NOV-23-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-04-2009)
CN BROWN-BIG APPLE-TURNER #1116 (Population served: 230, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
MSAD 17 HARRISON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Population served: 184, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-07-2013), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-07-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-17-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-20-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-26-2009), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-26-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-06-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-06-2011), 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-28-2008), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-28-2008), St Public Notif received (SEP-23-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-06-2011), St Intentional no-action (SEP-09-2011)
MSAD 17 WATERFORD MEM SCHOOL (Population served: 140, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between JAN-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-19-2006), St Compliance achieved (AUG-01-2006)
MSAD 17 OTISFIELD COMMUNITY SCHOOL (Population served: 137, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
KELLEYS (Population served: 81, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-30-2013), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-30-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-09-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-15-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-16-2013), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-16-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-09-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-07-2010), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-07-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-22-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-23-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-22-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-22-2007), St Public Notif received (2 times from JAN-31-2007 to JAN-31-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-25-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-25-2006), St Public Notif received (2 times from NOV-01-2006 to NOV-01-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
CN BROWN-BIG APPLE-FAIRFIELD CENTER 1075 (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
CN BROWN-BIG APPLE-CORINNA #1077 (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

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

  • MSAD 17 HEBRON STATION SCHOOL (Population served: 147, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PINE RIDGE VILLAGE (Population served: 93, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • CN BROWN-BIG APPLE-MATTAWAMKEAG (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 36
  • Hazardous Condition: 45
  • Service Call: 4
  • Good Intent Call: 13

Incident types - South Paris

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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (73%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
Businesses in South Paris, ME
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1GNC1
Burger King1H&R Block1
Circle K1KFC1
ColorTyme1MasterBrand Cabinets3
Curves1Nike1
Dunkin Donuts1Rite Aid1
FedEx1Taco Bell1
Ford1U.S. Cellular1

South Paris compared to Maine state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
There are 2 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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