Standish, Maine

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Population in 2010: 9,874.
Population change since 2000: +6.3%
 
Males: 4,858  (49.2%)
Females: 5,016  (50.8%)
Median resident age:

38.8 years
Maine median age:

43.0 years

Zip codes: 04084.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $86,817 (it was $50,278 in 2000)
Standish:

$86,817
ME:

$58,924

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $36,255 (it was $19,504 in 2000)

Standish town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $268,953 (it was $116,600 in 2000)
Standish:

$268,953
ME:

$200,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $339,128; detached houses: $358,579; townhouses or other attached units: $310,952; in 2-unit structures: $339,720; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $310,320; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $286,768; mobile homes: $76,142
March 2019 cost of living index in Standish: 94.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Standish, ME (2010)
    • 9,55496.8%White alone
    • 1131.1%Two or more races
    • 790.8%Hispanic
    • 450.5%Black alone
    • 450.5%Asian alone
    • 340.3%American Indian alone
    • 20.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.02%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Maine and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Standish, Maine as of March 02, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Standish is 1,097 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 (22.5%), Irish (16.6%), French (14.3%), United States (11.7%), Italian (7.9%), German (6.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 11/30/1785

Elevation: 433 feet

Land area: 59.1 square miles.

Population density: 167 people per square mile   (very low).

Standish, Maine map

147 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.6%
Maine:

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

1.3% ($1,467)
Maine:

1.5% ($1,417)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (16.2 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (103.1 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (263.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Steep Falls, ME (2.2 miles ),
Frye Island, ME (2.4 miles),
Little Falls, ME (2.7 miles ),
Limington, ME (2.7 miles ),
South Windham, ME (2.7 miles ),
Little Falls-South Windham, ME (2.7 miles ),
North Windham, ME (2.8 miles ),
Windham, ME (2.8 miles )

Latitude: 43.76 N, Longitude: 70.56 W

Area code: 207

Distribution of median household income in Standish, ME in 2019
Standish satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 63 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 1998: 117 buildings, average cost: $101,400
  • 1999: 121 buildings, average cost: $107,200
  • 2000: 114 buildings, average cost: $106,700
  • 2001: 79 buildings, average cost: $122,600
  • 2002: 68 buildings, average cost: $128,500
  • 2003: 53 buildings, average cost: $140,800
  • 2004: 42 buildings, average cost: $133,800
  • 2005: 36 buildings, average cost: $193,200
  • 2006: 42 buildings, average cost: $155,500
  • 2007: 29 buildings, average cost: $176,400
  • 2008: 18 buildings, average cost: $164,000
  • 2009: 17 buildings, average cost: $144,800
  • 2010: 18 buildings, average cost: $184,900
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $149,400
  • 2012: 18 buildings, average cost: $161,300
  • 2013: 23 buildings, average cost: $202,800
  • 2014: 30 buildings, average cost: $204,500
  • 2015: 20 buildings, average cost: $210,200
  • 2016: 38 buildings, average cost: $190,700
  • 2017: 35 buildings, average cost: $224,400
  • 2018: 38 buildings, average cost: $204,000
  • 2019: 37 buildings, average cost: $204,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Standish, ME residents
Average permit cost in Standish, ME
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.6%
Maine:

4.7%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Standish, ME
Historical housing units in Standish, ME
Most common industries in Standish, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (12.6%)
  • Health care (8.3%)
  • Construction (7.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.4%)
  • Public administration (3.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.8%)
  • Educational services (7.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.9%)
  • Computer & electronic products (3.8%)
  • Public administration (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (18.2%)
  • Health care (13.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.3%)
  • Social assistance (4.9%)
  • Construction (3.9%)
  • Public administration (2.6%)
Most common occupations in Standish, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.9%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.9%)
  • Child care workers (3.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.7%)

Average climate in Standish, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Standish, Maine average temperatures Standish, Maine average precipitation Standish, Maine humidity Standish, Maine wind speed Standish, Maine snowfall Standish, Maine sunshine Standish, Maine clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 67.2. This is about average.

City:

67.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.181. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.181
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 7.59. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.59
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.944. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.944
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.95. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.95
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Standish-area historical tornado activity is above Maine state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/10/1966, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 25.4 miles away from the Standish town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 7/18/1963, a category F2 tornado 33.7 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Standish-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Maine state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/16/2012 at 23:12:25, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, Depth: 10.0 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 12.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 163.9 miles away from Standish center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 54.9 miles away from Standish 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) earthquake occurred 164.4 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 188.9 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 48.9 miles away from Standish 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 (33) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 19, Storms: 13, Snows: 7, Winter Storms: 6, Heavy Rains: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Winds: 3, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Standish topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Standish:

  • GORHAM HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; GORHAM, ME)
  • GORHAM HOUSE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; GORHAM, ME)
  • WESTBROOK COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 12 miles away; WESTBROOK, ME)
  • SPRINGBROOK CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; WESTBROOK, ME)
  • CASCO BAY DIALYSIS FACILITY (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; WESTBROOK, ME)
  • BARRON CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; PORTLAND, ME)
  • ALLEGIANCE HOSPICE AND PALLATIVE CARE OF MAINE (Hospital, about 15 miles away; SO PORTLAND, ME)

located in Standish:

Amtrak stations near Standish:

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

College/University in Standish:

  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (Full-time enrollment: 2,010; Location: 278 Whites Bridge Rd; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.sjcme.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Standish:

  • University of Southern Maine (about 16 miles; Portland, ME; Full-time enrollment: 6,647)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 19 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of New England (about 23 miles; Biddeford, ME; FT enrollment: 4,539)
  • University of New Hampshire-Main Campus (about 48 miles; Durham, NH; FT enrollment: 15,243)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 56 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • Plymouth State University (about 57 miles; Plymouth, NH; FT enrollment: 4,838)
  • NHTI-Concord's Community College (about 62 miles; Concord, NH; FT enrollment: 2,865)

Public high school in Standish:

Private high school in Standish:

  • STANDISH BAPTIST ACADEMY (Students: 43, Location: 181 OSSIPEE TRL W, Grades: KG-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Standish:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Standish: Daniel Marrett House Museum (A), Standish Fire and Emergency Medical Services District 1 and 2 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Standish include: Old Red Church (A), Standish Congregational Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Trophy Bass Guide Service (Arcades & Amusements; 11 Pilgrim Road).

Birthplace of: Albion P. Howe - Union Army general, Ben Earle - College basketball player (Furman Paladins).

Cumberland County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

PINE TREE MOBILE ESTATES (Population served: 475, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-1998, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-30-1999)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-1998, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-30-1998)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUN-22-1995, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • One routine major monitoring violation
FAMILY AND FRIENDS CAMPGROUND (Population served: 175, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-27-2012), St Compliance Meeting conducted (AUG-27-2012), St Public Notif requested (AUG-27-2012), St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-27-2012), St Boil Water Order (AUG-27-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-19-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-13-2008), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-13-2008), St Public Notif received (AUG-20-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-14-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-11-2008), St Public Notif requested (AUG-13-2008), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-13-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-14-2011)
CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP/RENEWAL (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-07-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-07-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-29-2007), St Intentional no-action (SEP-15-2011)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
STANDISH BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 73, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (FEB-12-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAR-01-2013), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-01-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-21-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-01-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-01-2012), St Public Notif received (FEB-12-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-21-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-21-2011), St Public Notif requested (JUL-27-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-27-2012), St Public Notif received (FEB-12-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-21-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-21-2011), St Public Notif requested (DEC-19-2011), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-19-2011), St Public Notif received (JAN-27-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-06-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-29-2008), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-29-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-22-2009), St BCA signed (APR-21-2011), St Case appealed (JUN-01-2011), St Intentional no-action (OCT-04-2011)
  • OCCT/SOWT Study/Recommendation - In OCT-14-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-14-2006), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-24-2007), St BCA signed (APR-21-2011), St Case appealed (JUN-01-2011)
  • Public Education - In JUN-25-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-14-2006), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-19-2007), St Public Notif received (AUG-30-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-24-2007), St BCA signed (APR-21-2011), St Case appealed (JUN-01-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-21-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-07-2012), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-07-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-02-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-21-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-21-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-06-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-06-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2011)
  • Initial, Follow-up, or Routine Source Water M/R - In JUL-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-21-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-06-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-06-2011)
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-21-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-22-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-22-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-07-2013)
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (APR-05-2011), St Public Notif requested (APR-05-2011), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-08-2011), St BCA signed (APR-21-2011), St Admin Penalty assessed (MAY-04-2011), St Case appealed (JUN-01-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-12-2011)
  • 12 routine major monitoring violations
  • 40 regular monitoring violations
  • 11 other older monitoring violations
LITTLE DUCKLINGS DAYCARE (Population served: 49, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

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

  • SEBAGO LAKE FAMILY CAMPGROUND (Population served: 253, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • NORTHEASTERN ESTATES (Address: 102 NORTHEAST ROAD , Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.6 people
Maine:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

73.1%
Whole state:

62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

9.1%
Whole state:

9.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.6%
Whole state:

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

1.5%
Whole state:

4.1%

People in group quarters in Standish in 2010:

  • 705 people in college/university student housing
  • 5 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional facilities
576 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000
5 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Standish (2011 data):

  • Gorham Savings Bank: Standish Branch at Colonial Market Place, Route 25, branch established on 1979/09/06. 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
  • Norway Savings Bank: Standish Branch at 88 Ossippee Trail East, branch established on 2007/06/11. 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
  • TD Bank, National Association: Standish Shop N Save Branch at 111 Ossipee Trail, branch established on 1997/12/19. 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

For population 15 years and over in Standish:

Marital status in Standish, ME
  • Never married: 28.2%
  • Now married: 58.6%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 8.0%

For population 25 years and over in Standish:

  • High school or higher: 91.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Maine average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Standish, ME (based on Cumberland County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic38,24319
Mainline Protestant22,03096
Evangelical Protestant12,00785
Other7,18744
Orthodox5001
Black Protestant2852
None201,422-
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: 72
This 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.
Maine:

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
Cumberland County:

12.01 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

11.02 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Cumberland County:

7.1%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Cumberland County:

19.5%
State:

25.0%

6.63% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($65,275 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.63%
Maine average:

5.91%

0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,253 average AGI)
Cumberland County:

0.14%
Maine average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from York County, ME  0.99% ($51,464 average AGI)
from Androscoggin County, ME  0.39% ($52,487)
from Sagadahoc County, ME  0.31% ($60,456)


6.25% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($57,068 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.25%
Maine average:

5.73%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($500 average AGI)
Cumberland County:

0.05%
Maine average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to York County, ME  1.15% ($44,353 average AGI)
to Androscoggin County, ME  0.54% ($42,263)
to Sagadahoc County, ME  0.35% ($48,018)
Businesses in Standish, ME
NameCountNameCount
Domino's Pizza1RadioShack1
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Strongest AM radio stations in Standish:

  • 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)
  • WJAE (1440 AM; 5 kW; WESTBROOK, ME; Owner: ALTANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGIN (930 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLAM (1470 AM; 5 kW; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Standish:

  • WMEA (90.1 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBLM (102.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJBQ (97.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPOR (101.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • WMSJ (89.3 FM; FREEPORT, ME; Owner: DOWNEAST CHRISTIAN COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WSCY (106.9 FM; MOULTONBOROUGH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WMPG (90.9 FM; GORHAM, ME; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MAINE SYSTEM)
  • WMEK-FM (99.9 FM; AUBURN, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WCYY (94.3 FM; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMGX (93.1 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WVFM (105.7 FM; CAMPTON, NH; Owner: DEVON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WRED (95.9 FM; SACO, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WPHX-FM (92.1 FM; SANFORD, ME; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING LLC)
  • WSEW (88.5 FM; SANFORD, ME; Owner: WORD RADIO EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WSJB-FM (91.5 FM; STANDISH, ME; Owner: TRUSTEES OF SAINT JOSHPH'S COLLEGE)
  • WBQW (106.3 FM; SCARBOROUGH, ME; Owner: MARINER BROADCASTING LIMITED PARTNER)

TV broadcast stations around Standish:

  • WMTW-TV (Channel 8; POLAND SPRING, ME; Owner: WMTW BROADCAST GROUP, LLC)
  • WCSH (Channel 6; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WGME-TV (Channel 13; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: WGME LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WPXT (Channel 51; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: HMW, INC.)
  • WPME (Channel 35; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: KB PRIME MEDIA LLC)
  • WMEA-TV (Channel 26; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • 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)
  • WLLB-LP (Channel 15; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
Standish fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Standish fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 95ft / 29.2mTotal length
  • 32,527Total average daily traffic
  • 1,624Total average daily truck traffic
  • 45,538Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • 2 White Rock Rd (Lat: 43.774806 Lon: -70.487000), Type: Building, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 18 m, Call Sign: WPPD317,
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.162 MHz, 460.162 MHz, 453.162 MHz, Grant Date: 08/08/2014, Expiration Date: 10/29/2024, Certifier: Gerald Minard, Registrant: Apco International Inc Licensing Service, 351 N Williamson Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114-1112, Phone: (386) 944-2463, Fax: (386) 322-2502, Email:
  • Rt 25 (Lat: 43.729250 Lon: -70.549500), Call Sign: KCG973, Licensee ID: L00049036,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.985 MHz, Grant Date: 11/01/2000, Expiration Date: 12/03/2005, Cancellation Date: 02/04/2006, Registrant: Standish Telephone Company, One Ossipee Trail E, Standish, ME 04084-1480, Phone: (207) 642-9911
  • Rts 35 & 237 Jct (Lat: 43.772028 Lon: -70.503389), Call Sign: KNGE673,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.1800 MHz, Grant Date: 02/05/2013, Expiration Date: 04/19/2023, Registrant: Portland Water District, 225 Douglass St, Portland, ME 04103, Phone: (207) 774-5961, Email:
  • OAK HILL, Oak Hill Rd (Lat: 43.771028 Lon: -70.587278), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 55.8 m, Overall height: 57 m, Call Sign: WPYU583,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.100 MHz, Grant Date: 10/29/2013, Expiration Date: 10/30/2023, Certifier: Craig R Butkus, Registrant: Dirigo Wireless, 111 N Raymond Rd, Poland, ME 04274, Phone: (207) 513-1110, Fax: (207) 642-8213, Email:
  • 278 Whites Bridge Rd (Lat: 43.826417 Lon: -70.481944), Type: Bant, Structure height: 20 m, Call Sign: WQCR885,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.507 MHz, Grant Date: 02/24/2015, Expiration Date: 05/11/2025, Certifier: Jeffrey Smith, Registrant: Radio Communications Management, 158 Rand Rd, Portland, ME 04103, Phone: (207) 797-7503, Email:
  • Lat: 43.694778 Lon: -70.598111, Call Sign: WQCT754,
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.500 MHz, Grant Date: 06/15/2015, Expiration Date: 05/23/2025, Certifier: Dennis Crowe, Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • Lat: 43.822833 Lon: -70.480556, Call Sign: WQGT936,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.250 MHz, 461.325 MHz, 464.800 MHz, 463.825 MHz, 462.375 MHz, 451.400 MHz, Grant Date: 04/26/2017, Expiration Date: 04/16/2027, Certifier: Charles Dawes, Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • STANDISH, Oak Hill Road (Lat: 43.771111 Lon: -70.587222), Type: Mast, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 56.1 m, Call Sign: WQCA336,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10587.5 MHz, Grant Date: 01/14/2005, Expiration Date: 01/14/2015, Cancellation Date: 02/25/2014, 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:
  • Standish, Oak Hill Road (Lat: 43.771028 Lon: -70.587278), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 55.8 m, Overall height: 57 m, Call Sign: WQSV267,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/20/2013, Expiration Date: 11/20/2023, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • STANDISH, 175 Northeast Rd. Rte 35 Me15902-A (Lat: 43.743694 Lon: -70.539861), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: WRHS886, Licensee ID: L00046814,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/10/2020, Expiration Date: 06/10/2030, Certifier: William Holmes, Registrant: Cumberland County Emergency Management Agency, 22 High Street, Unit 1, Windham, ME 04062, Phone: (207) 892-6785, Fax: (207) 892-8617, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Standish)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Standish)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

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 17. The highest number of fires - 50 took place in 2005, and the least - 3 in 2011. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Standish, ME When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (61.1%), and Outside Fires (18.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Standish, ME
    • 18161.1%Structure Fires
    • 5418.2%Outside Fires
    • 3210.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 299.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Standish, ME
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Standish, ME
  • 86.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 6.4%Wood
  • 5.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Electricity
  • 0.4%Coal or coke
  • 0.2%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Standish, ME
  • 69.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 20.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.6%Electricity
  • 3.8%Wood
  • 2.0%Utility gas


Standish compared to Maine state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly 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 above state average.

Standish on our top lists:

  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: construction laborers (population 5,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: registered nurses (population 5,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Central America (population 500+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: gasoline stations (population 5,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: assemblers and fabricators (population 5,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: book stores and news dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: wood products (population 5,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: paper and paper products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: other financial specialists (population 5,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: architects, surveyors, and cartographers (population 5,000+)"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: woodworkers (population 5,000+)"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: fuel dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: fuel dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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