Union, Maine

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Population in 2010: 2,259. Population change since 2000: +2.3%
 
Males: 1,108  (49.0%)
Females: 1,151  (51.0%)
Median resident age:  46.5 years
Maine median age:  43.0 years

Zip codes: 04862.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,423 (it was $37,679 in 2000)
Union:

$49,423
ME:

$46,974

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,484 (it was $16,240 in 2000)

Union town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $170,053 (it was $96,700 in 2000)
Union:

$170,053
ME:

$172,800
  • Races in Union, ME (2010)

    Union races chart
    • 2,22198.3%White alone
    • 120.5%Two or more races
    • 90.4%American Indian alone
    • 100.4%Hispanic
    • 60.3%Black alone
    • 10.04%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Union: 94.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (23.6%), Irish (13.9%), German (10.8%), United States (8.6%), French (7.4%), Scottish (5.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 10/20/1786

Elevation: 97 feet

Land area: 32.1 square miles.

Population density: 70 people per square mile   (very low).

Union,ME real estate house value index trend

Union, Maine map

For population 25 years and over in Union:

  • High school or higher: 88.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Union town:

  • Never married: 21.4%
  • Now married: 60.7%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

48 residents are foreign born (1.4% Europe, 0.5% North America, 0.2% Latin America).

This town:

2.2%
Maine:

2.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Union town:  1.3% ($1,223)
Maine:  1.5% ($1,417)
Union satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (62.6 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (159.8 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (330.5 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Hope, ME (2.0 miles ), Warren, ME (2.3 miles ), Appleton, ME (2.4 miles ), Washington, ME (2.7 miles ), Rockport, ME (2.9 miles ), Waldoboro, ME (3.1 miles ), Camden, ME (3.1 miles ), Thomaston, ME (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 16 buildings, average cost: $91,700
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $96,000
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $109,200
  • 2000: 17 buildings, average cost: $118,000
  • 2001: 24 buildings, average cost: $121,400
  • 2002: 20 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2003: 21 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2004: 19 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 2005: 19 buildings, average cost: $134,200
  • 2006: 16 buildings, average cost: $131,000
  • 2007: 12 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $131,400
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $131,500
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $131,500
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $202,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.21 N, Longitude: 69.27 W

Area code: 207

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.0%
Maine:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Carpenters (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Customer service representatives (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3%)

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

Average climate in Union, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

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

On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 220.9 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 126.3 miles away from Union center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 252.7 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 56.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/26/1999 at 03:38:43, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 2.0 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 22.3 miles away from Union center
On 1/17/2000 at 08:16:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 10.1 mi) earthquake occurred 63.0 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 Knox County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 10, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snows: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Union topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Union:

  • FIELDCREST MANOR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WALDOBORO, ME)
  • WINDWARD GARDENS (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CAMDEN, ME)
  • CAMDEN COMM HOSP HC CENTR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CAMDEN, ME)
  • SHORE VILLAGE REHAB AND NURSING (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; ROCKLAND, ME)
  • KNO-WAL-LIN HOMECARE AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; ROCKLAND, ME)
  • KNOX CENTER FOR LONG TERM CARE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; ROCKLAND, ME)
  • KNOX CENTER FOR LTC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; ROCKLAND, ME)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Union:

  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 28 miles; Augusta, ME; Full-time enrollment: 3,204)
  • Husson University (about 49 miles; Bangor, ME; FT enrollment: 2,421)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 54 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • University of Maine (about 56 miles; Orono, ME; FT enrollment: 8,931)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 62 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 64 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 67 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)

Public elementary/middle school in Union:

  • UNION ELEMENTARY (Location: 1070 HEALD HIGHWAY, Grades: KG-6)

Library in Union:

  • VOSE LIBRARY (Operating income: $33,282; Location: 343 COMMON ROAD; 13,763 books; 462 audio materials; 352 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 35 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Union: Camp Adahi (A), Union Fairgrounds (B), Union Fire Department (C), Sterling Ambulance (D), Union Ambulance Service (E), Matthews Museum of Maine Heritage (F), Vose Library (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Village Cemetery (1), Lake View Cemetery (2), Skidmore Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Crawford Pond (A), Round Pond (B), Sennebec Pond (C), Seven Tree Pond (D), Lerman Pond (E), Mill Stream (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Maine Outdoors (Tours & Charters; 69 Beote Road) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 80.3. This is about average.

City:

80.3
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 33.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 14.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 6.27. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.27
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  65.0%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  9.5%
Whole state:  9.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

9.6%
Whole state:

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

5.0%
Whole state:

4.1%
41 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Union (2011 data):

  • Damariscotta Bank & Trust Co.: Union Branch at 17 Sennebec Road, branch established on 2001/08/01. Info updated 2007/04/24: Bank assets: $161.0 mil, Deposits: $142.6 mil, headquarters in Damariscotta, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Damariscotta Bankshares, Inc.
  • The Camden National Bank: Union Branch at Union Common, branch established on 1960/12/19. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Maine average:

11.2

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Union town (based on Knox County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,40029
Catholic4,3404
Evangelical Protestant1,81323
Other5696
None28,614-
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: 17
Knox County:

4.17 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Knox County:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 79
Here:

19.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.8%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Knox County:

21.6%
Maine:

25.0%

5.11% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,636 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.11%
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 Waldo County, ME  0.56% ($33,391 average AGI)
from Lincoln County, ME  0.49% ($26,645)
from Cumberland County, ME  0.33% ($37,961)


5.10% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,672 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.10%
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 Lincoln County, ME  0.55% ($28,624 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, ME  0.54% ($34,821)
to Waldo County, ME  0.42% ($28,545)

Strongest AM radio stations in Union:

  • 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)
  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WZON (620 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WABI (910 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMTW (870 AM; 10 kW; GORHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGAN (560 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WDEA (1370 AM; 5 kW; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Union:

  • WMEP (90.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQSS (102.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMCM (103.3 FM; ROCKLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBQX (106.9 FM; THOMASTON, ME; Owner: MARINER BROADCASTING LIMITED PARTNER)
  • WFZX (101.7 FM; SEARSPORT, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBFB (104.7 FM; BELFAST, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWBX (97.1 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWWA (95.3 FM; WINSLOW, ME; Owner: LIGHT OF LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WMME-FM (92.3 FM; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCME (96.7 FM; BOOTHBAY HARBOR, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBYA (105.5 FM; ISLESBORO, ME; Owner: MARINER BROADCASTING LIMTED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WERU-FM (89.9 FM; BLUE HILL, ME; Owner: SALT POND COMMUNITY B/C COMPANY)
  • WWMJ (95.7 FM; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKIT-FM (100.3 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Union:

  • W64BY (Channel 64; ROCKLAND, ME; Owner: CRAIG MINISTRIES, INC.)
Union fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Union fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 17m56ftTotal length
  • $1,707,000Total costs
  • 13,109Total average daily traffic
  • 1,083Total average daily truck traffic
  • 18,977Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 1.55 Mi W Of Sr 131,1.94 Mi Ne Of Sr 17 3mi Nnw Of (Lat: 44.248889 Lon: -69.308889), Call Sign: KNKN808
    Assigned Frequencies: 835.020 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 891.510 MHzGrant Date: 09/09/2009, Expiration Date: 10/05/2019, Certifier: John T Scott IiiRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Mark L Gartley, Coggins Hill Road (Lat: 44.250861 Lon: -69.307667), Type: 57.9, Overall height: 54.8 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW SUITE 100
  • Mark L Gartley, Coggins Hill Road (Lat: 44.250861 Lon: -69.307667), Type: 57.9, Overall height: 54.8 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW SUITE 100
  • Erik Brooks, Millay Road (Lat: 44.185944 Lon: -69.300333), Type: 59.7, Overall height: 57.9 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW SUITE 100
  • Erik Brooks, Millay Road (Lat: 44.185944 Lon: -69.300333), Type: 59.7, Structure height: 23013 m, Overall height: 57.9 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW SUITE 100

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Union, ME)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • STATION, 1 Mi Nw From Jct N Union & Coggans Hill Rd (Lat: 44.249222 Lon: -69.308361), Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WNET719
    Assigned Frequencies: 6795.00 MHz, 6835.00 MHz, 6775.00 MHz, 6735.00 MHzGrant Date: 05/21/2008, Expiration Date: 06/17/2018Registrant: Utc Spectrum Services, 1901 Pennsylvania Ave., Nw, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 872-0030, Fax: (202) 872-1331, Email:
  • Union, 2.5 Km W Of Sr-131, 3.1 Km Ne Of Sr-17, 4.8 Km Nnw Of (Lat: 44.248889 Lon: -69.308889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 16.8 m, Overall height: 17.8 m, Call Sign: WPYU956
    Assigned Frequencies: 6725.00 MHz, 6745.00 MHzGrant Date: 11/04/2003, Expiration Date: 11/04/2013, Cancellation Date: 08/06/2013, Certifier: Scott DonleaRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • COGGINS HILL, Coggins Hill Road (Lat: 44.250861 Lon: -69.307667), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 54.8 m, Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WQHQ374
    Assigned Frequencies: 10765.0 MHz, 955.150 MHzGrant Date: 10/03/2007, Expiration Date: 10/03/2017, Certifier: Linwood L LothropRegistrant: Knox County Maine, 4 Turner Street, Brunswick, ME 04011, Phone: (207) 729-9136, Fax: (207) 878-0025, Email:
  • RAGGED MTN, Ragged Mtn (Lat: 44.210833 Lon: -69.151056), Type: Building, Structure height: 4 m, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: WQHQ379
    Assigned Frequencies: 10855.0 MHz, 11255.0 MHz, 10825.0 MHz, 955.550 MHzGrant Date: 10/03/2007, Expiration Date: 10/03/2017, Certifier: Linwood L LothropRegistrant: Knox County Maine, 4 Turner Street, Brunswick, ME 04011, Phone: (207) 729-9136, Fax: (207) 878-0025, Email:
  • COGGANS HILL, Coggans Hill Road (Lat: 44.249917 Lon: -69.307889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQNN418, Licensee ID: L01544791
    Assigned Frequencies: 942.775 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6123.10 MHzGrant Date: 03/30/2011, Expiration Date: 03/30/2021, Certifier: David E MarsRegistrant: State Of; Mscommnet Project Maine, 91 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0091, Phone: (207) 624-9933, Email:
  • Union, 217 Sheppard Hill Rd. (Lat: 44.228361 Lon: -69.321694), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WQUL406
    Assigned Frequencies: 17965.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/07/2014, Expiration Date: 08/07/2024, 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:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Union)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: SIX CHUTER INC SR7 XL (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 208WG , Serial Number: 99-2157-SR7XL, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 12/27/2007
    Registrant (Individual): William A Grusik, 2556 N Union Rd, Union, ME 04862
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 170B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C145 SERIES (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2761C , Serial Number: 26305, Year manufactured: 1954, Airworthiness Date: 03/14/1956
    Registrant (Individual): C Dale Flint, 63 Clarry Hill Ln, Union, ME 04862

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

MSAD 40 MEDOMAK VALLEY HI SCH (Population served: 791, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-25-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-25-2006), St Public Notif received (SEP-06-2006), St Compliance achieved (AUG-21-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-07-2008)
  • 13 regular monitoring violations
MSAD 40 UNION ELEM-MIDDLE SCH (Population served: 424, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-25-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-25-2006), St Public Notif requested (AUG-25-2006), St Boil Water Order (AUG-25-2006), St Public Notif received (2 times from SEP-06-2006 to SEP-11-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-06-2011), St Intentional no-action (SEP-09-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-21-2008), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-21-2008), St Intentional no-action (JUL-26-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-22-2011)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
MSAD 40 MEDOMAK MIDDLE SCHOOL (Population served: 319, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-08-2012), St Public Notif requested (NOV-08-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-19-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-15-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-08-2012), St Public Notif requested (NOV-08-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-19-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-15-2013)
  • One regular monitoring violation
MIC MAC COVE CAMPGROUND, INC (Population served: 207, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-11-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-11-2005), St Public Notif received (2 times from JUN-10-2005 to JUN-10-2005), St Compliance achieved (APR-17-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
MSAD 40 PRESCOTT MEM SCHOOL (Population served: 130, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-21-2008), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-21-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-05-2008), St Intentional no-action (JUL-26-2011)
CRAWFORD COMMONS (Population served: 37, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-29-2013), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-29-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-20-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-24-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-03-2013), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-03-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-29-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-20-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-27-2013), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-27-2013), St Public Notif received (APR-17-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-20-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2012), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-24-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-29-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-07-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-24-2012), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-24-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-17-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-29-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-22-2009), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-22-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-09-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-08-2011), St Intentional no-action (SEP-09-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-18-2008), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-18-2008), St Public Notif received (OCT-28-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-29-2009)

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

  • THOMPSON COMMUNITY CTR/TOWN OF UNION (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (76%)
  • Wood (15%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Electricity (3%)

Businesses in Union, ME

  • True Value: 1

Union compared to Maine state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
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