Stonington, Maine

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Population in 2010: 1,043.
Population change since 2000: -9.5%
 
Males: 518  (49.7%)
Females: 525  (50.3%)
Median resident age:

50.7 years
Maine median age:

43.0 years

Zip codes: 04681.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $44,049 (it was $28,894 in 2000)
Stonington:

$44,049
ME:

$56,277

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,597 (it was $15,634 in 2000)

Stonington town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $196,806 (it was $92,900 in 2000)
Stonington:

$196,806
ME:

$191,200
March 2019 cost of living index in Stonington: 94.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Stonington, ME (2010)
    • 1,00996.7%White alone
    • 191.8%Two or more races
    • 40.4%Other race alone
    • 40.4%Hispanic
    • 30.3%Asian alone
    • 20.2%Black alone
    • 10.10%American Indian alone
    • 10.10%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Maine and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Stonington, Maine as of September 20, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Stonington is 1,043 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Stonington, ME City Guides:

Ancestries: English (31.9%), United States (14.1%), Irish (12.2%), French (11.2%), Scottish (6.8%), German (5.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/18/1897

Elevation: 75 feet

Land area: 9.80 square miles.

Population density: 106 people per square mile   (very low).

Stonington, Maine map

23 residents are foreign born

This town:

2.0%
Maine:

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

1.1% ($1,066)
Maine:

1.5% ($1,417)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (87.2 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (176.7 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (351.1 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Deer Isle, ME (2.0 miles ),
Isle au Haut, ME (2.8 miles),
Brooklin, ME (3.0 miles ),
North Haven, ME (3.3 miles ),
Sedgwick, ME (3.3 miles ),
Swans Island, ME (3.3 miles ),
Vinalhaven, ME (3.5 miles ),
Brooksville, ME (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 44.17 N, Longitude: 68.66 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 207

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $216,000
  • 2002: 17 buildings, average cost: $104,700
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $106,900
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $220,600
  • 2005: 12 buildings, average cost: $113,800
  • 2006: 9 buildings, average cost: $205,600
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $226,700
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $370,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $243,300
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $500,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2016: 5 buildings, average cost: $141,200
  • 2017: 5 buildings, average cost: $162,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Stonington, ME residents
Average permit cost in Stonington, ME
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.8%
Maine:

3.8%
Unemployment by year
Most common industries in Stonington, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (22.9%)
  • Health care (9.0%)
  • Construction (6.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.2%)
  • Educational services (4.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (42.0%)
  • Construction (10.1%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.8%)
  • Health care (3.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (2.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (13.0%)
  • Educational services (9.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Stonington, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (19.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Cashiers (3.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.3%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (37.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Carpenters (4.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.4%)
  • Computer specialists (2.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.7%)
  • Cashiers (7.4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.6%)

Average climate in Stonington, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 56.1. This is better than average.

City:

56.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.157. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.157
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.0337. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0337
U.S.:

1.7894
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 35.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 3.46. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.46
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Stonington-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 28.5 miles away from Stonington 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 251.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 153.6 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 282.6 miles away from Stonington 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 47.5 miles away from Stonington center
On 9/22/2006 at 10:39:21, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 4.3 mi) earthquake occurred 26.7 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 Hancock County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Snows: 5, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Stonington topographic map

Airports located in Stonington:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Stonington:

  • Husson University (about 47 miles; Bangor, ME; Full-time enrollment: 2,421)
  • University of Maine (about 51 miles; Orono, ME; FT enrollment: 8,931)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 58 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 82 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 94 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)

Library in Stonington:

  • STONINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $3,000; Location: 64 MAIN STREET; 9,468 books; 111 audio materials; 171 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 20 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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

Churches in Stonington include: Galilean Gospel Temple (A), Stonington Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lakes: Ames Pond (A), Burntland Pond (B), Georges Pond (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Stonington: Crockett Cove Woods Preserve (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hancock 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 Stonington and their reported violations in the past:

STONINGTON WATER COMPANY (Population served: 733, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-21-2012), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-21-2012), St Public Notif received (JAN-22-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-04-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-13-2012), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-13-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-16-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-04-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-12-2009), St Compliance achieved (2 times from DEC-04-2009 to JAN-07-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-06-2008), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-06-2008), St Public Notif received (SEP-03-2008), St Compliance achieved (2 times from DEC-04-2009 to JAN-07-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-06-2008), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-06-2008), St Public Notif received (SEP-03-2008), St Compliance achieved (2 times from DEC-04-2009 to JAN-07-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-30-2008), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-30-2008), St Public Notif received (MAR-04-2008), St Compliance achieved (2 times from DEC-04-2009 to JAN-07-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-30-2008), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-30-2008), St Public Notif received (MAR-04-2008), St Compliance achieved (2 times from DEC-04-2009 to JAN-07-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 regular monitoring violations
ISLAND MEDICAL CENTER INCORPORATED (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-08-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-08-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-12-2007), St Intentional no-action (AUG-24-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-28-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-28-2005), St Public Notif received (2 times from NOV-16-2005 to NOV-16-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-12-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-26-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-26-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-12-2007), St Intentional no-action (AUG-24-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-11-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-11-2005), St Public Notif received (2 times from JUL-22-2005 to JUL-22-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-12-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
GREENLAW MOBILE/RV PARK (Population served: 88, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-25-2011), St Public Notif requested (NOV-02-2011), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-02-2011), St Public Notif received (JUN-11-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
COCKATOO PORTUGUESE RESTAURANT (Population served: 82, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-06-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-06-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-25-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
STONINGTON MANOR (Population served: 33, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
BLUE HILL TERRACE (Population served: 32, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-05-2009), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-05-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-03-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUN-21-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-27-2009), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-27-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-29-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUN-21-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-31-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-31-2009), St Public Notif received (AUG-28-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUN-21-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
OLD QUARRY CAMPGROUND (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-17-2010), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-17-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-21-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-27-2009), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-27-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-09-2009), St Intentional no-action (SEP-09-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-09-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-10-2009), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-10-2009), St Public Notif received (AUG-19-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-07-2011), St Intentional no-action (SEP-09-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-06-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-06-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-19-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-17-2011)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.0 people
Maine:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

59.2%
Whole state:

62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

8.3%
Whole state:

9.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

12.7%
Whole state:

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

5.5%
Whole state:

4.1%
4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Stonington (2011 data):

  • The Camden National Bank: Stonington Branch at 3 Atlantic Avenue, branch established on 1922/05/15. Info updated 2008/02/27: Bank assets: $2,266.8 mil, Deposits: $1,604.6 mil, headquarters in Camden, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 39 total offices, Holding Company: Camden National Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Stonington:

Marital status in Stonington, ME
  • Never married: 21.1%
  • Now married: 54.8%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 13.8%

For population 25 years and over in Stonington:

  • High school or higher: 76.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.5
Maine average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Stonington, ME (based on Hancock County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,69158
Catholic2,5239
Evangelical Protestant1,28823
Other82011
None45,096-
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: 32
Hancock County:

6.01 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
This county:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
This county:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 115
This county:

21.61 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

11.02 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.4%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Hancock County:

25.4%
Maine:

25.0%

5.41% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($65,377 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.41%
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  1.08% ($64,636 average AGI)
from Waldo County, ME  0.26% ($34,712)
from Cumberland County, ME  0.22% ($62,686)


5.12% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($50,554 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.12%
Maine average:

5.73%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($758 average AGI)
Hancock County:

0.10%
Maine average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Penobscot County, ME  1.13% ($39,233 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, ME  0.41% ($56,269)
to Waldo County, ME  0.23% ($48,585)

Businesses in Stonington, ME

  • Ace Hardware: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Stonington:

  • WDEA (1370 AM; 5 kW; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WZON (620 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WABI (910 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRKD (1450 AM; 1 kW; ROCKLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMTW (870 AM; 10 kW; GORHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Stonington:

  • 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.)
  • WFZX (101.7 FM; SEARSPORT, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQSS (102.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBFB (104.7 FM; BELFAST, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMCM (103.3 FM; ROCKLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWMJ (95.7 FM; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBQX (106.9 FM; THOMASTON, ME; Owner: MARINER BROADCASTING LIMITED PARTNER)
  • WWBX (97.1 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKIT-FM (100.3 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WNSX (97.7 FM; WINTER HARBOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBYA (105.5 FM; ISLESBORO, ME; Owner: MARINER BROADCASTING LIMTED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMEH (90.9 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLKE (99.1 FM; BAR HARBOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Stonington fatal accident list:

Nov 1, 1999 10:00 PM, Ocean St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 23, 1999 09:10 PM, Airport Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Jun 4, 1991 07:35 PM, 15a, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
Feb 22, 1979 06:40 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 10ft / 2.6mTotal length
  • 3,691Total average daily traffic
  • 184Total average daily truck traffic
  • 5,273Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Stonington)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Cemetary Rd (Lat: 44.162806 Lon: -68.665750), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: KNHD598,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.820 MHz, Grant Date: 03/01/2014, Expiration Date: 04/27/2024, Certifier: Adelbert F Gross, Registrant: Browns Communications, Inc, 162 Bangor Road, Ellsworth, ME 04605, Phone: (207) 667-2254, Email:
  • 10 Bayview St (Lat: 44.155639 Lon: -68.657528), Call Sign: KNCS660, Licensee ID: L00057686,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.775 MHz, Grant Date: 11/22/1996, Expiration Date: 01/21/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2002, Registrant: Village Electronics, Clark Point Rd, Southwest Harbor, ME 04675, Phone: (207) 244-7227

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STONINGTON, St Hwy 15, .5 Mi. N Of (Lat: 44.158556 Lon: -68.659889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 46 m, Call Sign: WLU547,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 11135.0 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, Grant Date: 03/01/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 2099 Pennsylvania Ave. Nw Ste 100, Washington, DC 20006-6801, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

6
  • Moose Island Rd (Lat: 44.141750 Lon: -68.699472), Type: Building, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: KSK308,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.500 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 08/14/2013, Expiration Date: 11/04/2023, Registrant: Billings Diesel & Marine Service, 72 Moose Island Causeway, Stonington, ME 04681, Phone: (207) 367-2328, Fax: (207) 367-5925, Email:
  • Highland Ave (Lat: 44.155639 Lon: -68.670306), Type: Building, Overall height: 4 m, Call Sign: KTR845, Licensee ID: L00563615,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 11/26/2002, Expiration Date: 10/23/2012, Cancellation Date: 12/29/2012, Registrant: Lawrence Bray Jr, Highland Ave, Stonington, ME 04681
  • W Main St Stonington Harbor Front (Lat: 44.149250 Lon: -68.672528), Type: Building, Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: WHW362,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 06/22/1994, Expiration Date: 06/22/1999, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001, Registrant: Andrew U Gore, W Main St, Stonington, ME 04681
  • Stanleyfield Rd S Deer Isle (Lat: 44.192306 Lon: -68.663361), Type: Building, Overall height: 4 m, Call Sign: WHW474,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 06/22/1994, Expiration Date: 06/22/1999, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001, Registrant: Laura E Hutchinson, Stanleyfield Rd, Stonington, ME 04681
  • W Main St (Lat: 44.150083 Lon: -68.699472), Type: Building, Overall height: 9 m, Call Sign: WRD576,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.500 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 01/05/2011, Expiration Date: 03/27/2021, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677-5993, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • 1 Granite St (Lat: 44.155361 Lon: -68.659472), Type: Building, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WXZ480,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.500 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 156.925 MHz, Grant Date: 02/16/1999, Expiration Date: 04/05/2004, Cancellation Date: 06/06/2004, Registrant: Blaine Blackmore, 1 Granite St, Stonington, ME 04681

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KA1PXT, Grant Date: 04/18/1989, Expiration Date: 04/18/1999, Cancellation Date: 04/19/2001, Registrant: Lowell A Kent, 103 Thurlows Hill, Stonington, ME 04681
  • Call Sign: KA1YMT, Grant Date: 04/02/1991, Expiration Date: 04/02/2001, Cancellation Date: 04/03/2003, Registrant: Jeremy M Rissi, Rfd 1 Box 1779, Stonington, ME 04681
  • Call Sign: N1XVH, Grant Date: 09/12/1996, Expiration Date: 09/12/2006, Cancellation Date: 09/13/2008, Registrant: Erlene E Davis, Rfd 1 Box 1810, Stonington, ME 04681
  • Call Sign: NA1K, Licensee ID: L00983708, Grant Date: 04/21/2015, Expiration Date: 05/04/2025, Certifier: John E Clifford, Registrant: John E Clifford, Stonington, ME 04681-0267
  • Call Sign: W1HSO, Previous Call Sign: N1GJW, Grant Date: 06/04/1996, Expiration Date: 06/04/2006, Cancellation Date: 06/05/2008, Registrant: Wendell D Davis, Rfd 1 Box 1810, Stonington, ME 04681
  • Call Sign: KB1HBG, Licensee ID: L00381966, Grant Date: 06/10/2011, Expiration Date: 07/24/2021, Cancellation Date: 10/03/2015, Certifier: Joseph W Sullivan, Registrant: Joseph W Sullivan, Stonington, ME 04681
  • Call Sign: KB1VHU, Licensee ID: L01623368, Grant Date: 03/09/2011, Expiration Date: 03/09/2021, Certifier: Erik A Walter, Registrant: Erik A Walter, Stonington, ME 04681

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: GOSSARD PHILIP G VANS RV-4 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 47RG , Serial Number: 3290, Year manufactured: 1994, Airworthiness Date: 08/03/1994, Certificate Issue Date: 11/16/1993
    Registrant (Individual): Philip G Gossard, 741 Oceanville Rd, Stonington, ME 04681
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6580F , Serial Number: 15063180, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 02/25/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 09/21/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Herbert E Jones, 206 Indian Point Rd, Stonington, ME 04681

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Stonington, ME
  • 83.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 6.5%Wood
  • 5.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.0%Electricity
  • 1.0%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Stonington, ME
  • 60.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 26.7%Electricity
  • 9.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.9%Wood
  • 1.9%No fuel used


Stonington compared to Maine state average:

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