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 2017: $57,763 (it was $37,679 in 2000)
Union:

$57,763
ME:

$56,277

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,200 (it was $16,240 in 2000)

Union town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $186,150 (it was $96,700 in 2000)
Union:

$186,150
ME:

$191,200
March 2019 cost of living index in Union: 92.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Union, ME (2010)
    • 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



According to our research of Maine and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Union, Maine as of December 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Union is 323 to 1.


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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, Maine map

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)

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 )

Latitude: 44.21 N, Longitude: 69.27 W

Area code: 207

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

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
  • 2015: 4 buildings, average cost: $187,500
  • 2016: 8 buildings, average cost: $313,500
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $217,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Union, ME residents
Average permit cost in Union, ME
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.2%
Maine:

3.8%
Unemployment by year
Most common industries in Union, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (10.2%)
  • Construction (9.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.5%)
  • Educational services (8.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.5%)
  • Public administration (5.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.4%)
  • Educational services (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.6%)
  • Educational services (12.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.3%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Union, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Carpenters (4.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (2.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Carpenters (8.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.1%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.1%)
  • Registered nurses (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3.0%)

Average climate in Union, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 61.1. This is better than average.

City:

61.1
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 33.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.5
U.S.:

33.3

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 Union 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 Union 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 the city 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 (21) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 11, Winter Storms: 4, Snows: 3, Hurricanes: 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)

Points of interest:

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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

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)
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

For population 15 years and over in Union:

Marital status in Union, ME
  • Never married: 21.4%
  • Now married: 60.7%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

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
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

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Union, ME (based on Knox County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
Here:

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
Knox County:

19.40 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

7.8%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

21.6%
Maine:

25.0%

5.81% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($54,579 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.81%
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 Waldo County, ME  0.72% ($36,738 average AGI)
from Lincoln County, ME  0.56% ($30,713)
from Cumberland County, ME  0.43% ($48,712)


5.25% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($53,286 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.25%
Maine average:

5.73%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Lincoln County, ME  0.78% ($42,023 average AGI)
to Waldo County, ME  0.69% ($44,313)
to Cumberland County, ME  0.53% ($57,191)

Businesses in Union, ME

  • True Value: 1

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 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Union fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 56ft / 17.3mTotal length
  • 13,511Total average daily traffic
  • 673Total average daily truck traffic
  • 19,463Total future (year 2036) 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 MHz, Grant Date: 09/09/2009, Expiration Date: 10/05/2019, Certifier: John T Scott IiiRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, 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: Holland & Knight LLP, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 862-5989
  • Mark L Gartley, Coggins Hill Road (Lat: 44.250861 Lon: -69.307667), Type: 57.9, Overall height: 54.8 m, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 862-5989
  • Erik Brooks, Millay Road (Lat: 44.185944 Lon: -69.300333), Type: 59.7, Overall height: 57.9 m, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 862-5989
  • Erik Brooks, Millay Road (Lat: 44.185944 Lon: -69.300333), Type: 59.7, Structure height: 23013 m, Overall height: 57.9 m, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 862-5989

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • Coggans Hill ME, 1 Mi Nw From Jct N Union & Coggans Hill Rd (Lat: 44.249222 Lon: -69.308361), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 29 m, Call Sign: WNET719,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6735.00 MHz, 6775.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/02/2018, Expiration Date: 06/17/2028, Registrant: Utc Spectrum Services, 1129 20th Street, Nw, Suite350, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 833-6819, 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 MHz, Grant Date: 11/04/2003, Expiration Date: 11/04/2013, Cancellation Date: 08/06/2013, Certifier: Scott Donlea, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 08/01/2017, Expiration Date: 10/03/2027, Certifier: Linwood L Lothrop, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 08/01/2017, Expiration Date: 10/03/2027, Certifier: Linwood L Lothrop, Registrant: 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,
    Assigned Frequencies: 942.775 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, Grant Date: 03/30/2011, Expiration Date: 03/30/2021, Certifier: David E Mars, Registrant: State Of Maine, O.I.T., Radio Operations Mscn, 66 Industrial Drive, Augusta, ME 04333-0147, Phone: (207) 624-9990, 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 MHz, Grant Date: 08/07/2014, Expiration Date: 08/07/2024, Certifier: Jessica B Lyons, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw, Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: SIX CHUTER INC SR7 XL (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582SER (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 208WG , Serial Number: 99-2157-SR7XL, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 12/27/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 09/21/2007
    Registrant (Individual): William A Grusik, 2556 N Union Rd, Union, ME 04862

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 11. The highest number of fire incidents - 23 took place in 2016, and the least - 0 in 2003. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Union, ME When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (67.4%), and Outside Fires (24.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Union, ME
    • 12867.4%Structure Fires
    • 4624.2%Outside Fires
    • 147.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 21.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Union, ME
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Union, ME
  • 75.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 17.1%Wood
  • 6.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Union, ME
  • 75.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 12.0%Electricity
  • 6.0%Wood
  • 4.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Solar energy


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 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.
There are 2 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
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  • Steven Lohry Klug (2)
  • Bruce C. Reinemann (2)
  • David S. Brogden (1)

Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2020.