Waldoboro, Maine

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Population in 2010: 1,233.
Population change since 2000: -4.5%
Males: 394  (32.0%)
Females: 839  (68.0%)
Median resident age:

60.8 years
Maine median age:

45.1 years

Zip codes: 04572.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $17,226 (it was $25,682 in 2000)
Waldoboro:

$17,226
ME:

$58,924

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $25,124 (it was $20,249 in 2000)

Waldoboro CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $189,864 (it was $88,200 in 2000)
Waldoboro:

$189,864
ME:

$200,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $183,016; detached houses: $217,081; mobile homes: $52,619

Median gross rent in 2019: $348.

March 2019 cost of living index in Waldoboro: 90.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 38.8%
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According to our research of Maine and other state lists, there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Waldoboro, Maine as of June 30, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Waldoboro is 94 to 1.


Crime rates in Waldoboro by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.8)
1
(19.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(39.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(39.9)
2
(40.1)
1
(20.0)
1
(20.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.9)
2
(39.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.8)
1
(19.9)
1
(20.0)
1
(20.0)
1
(20.2)
1
(19.9)
1
(19.9)
1
(19.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(58.7)
1
(19.5)
1
(19.8)
4
(79.8)
5
(99.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.8)
1
(19.9)
1
(20.0)
2
(40.0)
3
(60.6)
5
(99.5)
4
(79.8)
1
(19.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
32
(625.7)
44
(858.9)
26
(515.0)
24
(478.6)
20
(399.4)
23
(453.3)
12
(237.9)
19
(378.8)
19
(380.7)
19
(379.7)
19
(383.5)
17
(338.4)
14
(279.2)
10
(198.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
77
(1,506)
93
(1,815)
74
(1,466)
84
(1,675)
55
(1,098)
54
(1,064)
62
(1,229)
51
(1,017)
47
(941.7)
36
(719.4)
44
(888.2)
32
(637.1)
27
(538.4)
35
(694.3)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
4
(78.1)
3
(59.4)
4
(79.8)
5
(99.9)
2
(39.4)
2
(39.7)
0
(0.0)
3
(60.1)
2
(40.0)
7
(141.3)
3
(59.7)
3
(59.8)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(39.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.8)
1
(19.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index115.8142.9119.2184.6111.8109.0118.6109.1111.288.5108.079.867.867.4

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Waldoboro, ME

Crime rate in Waldoboro detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.59
Maine average:

1.65
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Waldoboro, ME City Guides:

Ancestries: German (20.7%), English (18.2%), Swedish (10.8%), American (8.2%), British (6.2%), Italian (6.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 06/29/1773

Elevation: 50 feet

Land area: 4.89 square miles.

Population density: 252 people per square mile   (very low).

Waldoboro, Maine map

34 residents are foreign born (1.2% North America, 0.9% Asia, 0.5% Europe).

This place:

2.6%
Maine:

2.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,844 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,388 (1.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (53.5 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (150.0 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (321.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Nobleboro, ME (2.2 miles ),
Warren, ME (2.6 miles ),
Damariscotta, ME (2.7 miles ),
Bremen, ME (2.7 miles ),
Friendship, ME (2.8 miles ),
Jefferson, ME (2.9 miles ),
Damariscotta-Newcastle, ME (3.0 miles ),
Newcastle, ME (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 44.10 N, Longitude: 69.38 W

Area code: 207

Distribution of median household income in Waldoboro, ME in 2019
Distribution of house value in Waldoboro, ME in 2019
Waldoboro satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 20 buildings, average cost: $184,000
  • 2003: 64 buildings, average cost: $77,400
  • 2004: 39 buildings, average cost: $108,700
  • 2005: 25 buildings, average cost: $104,300
  • 2006: 29 buildings, average cost: $181,600
  • 2007: 21 buildings, average cost: $181,600
  • 2008: 16 buildings, average cost: $181,600
  • 2009: 12 buildings, average cost: $181,600
  • 2010: 12 buildings, average cost: $181,600
  • 2011: 9 buildings, average cost: $192,200
  • 2012: 11 buildings, average cost: $143,100
  • 2013: 12 buildings, average cost: $143,100
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $96,300
  • 2015: 10 buildings, average cost: $223,000
  • 2016: 10 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2017: 14 buildings, average cost: $199,900
  • 2018: 6 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2019: 6 buildings, average cost: $129,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Waldoboro, ME residents
Average permit cost in Waldoboro, ME
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.9%
Maine:

4.7%
Most common industries in Waldoboro, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (9.9%)
  • Educational services (9.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.7%)
  • Health care (6.7%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (18.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (14.2%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (11.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.8%)
  • Educational services (7.7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (7.7%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.0%)
  • Educational services (11.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.2%)
  • Pharmacies & drug stores (5.5%)
Most common occupations in Waldoboro, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (8.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (14.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.7%)
  • Carpenters (6.2%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (5.4%)
  • Art and design workers (5.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (10.2%)
  • Customer service representatives (8.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (5.5%)
  • Cashiers (5.1%)

Average climate in Waldoboro, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Waldoboro, Maine average temperatures Waldoboro, Maine average precipitation Waldoboro, Maine humidity Waldoboro, Maine wind speed Waldoboro, Maine snowfall Waldoboro, Maine sunshine Waldoboro, Maine clear and cloudy days

Waldoboro, Maine environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 48.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

48.2
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 3.28. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.28
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.402. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.402
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 33.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.5
U.S.:

33.3

Earthquake activity:

Waldoboro-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Maine state average. It is 77% 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 72.5 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 215.7 miles away from Waldoboro 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 216.5 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 118.3 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 247.0 miles away from Waldoboro 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 27.4 miles away from Waldoboro 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 Lincoln County (24) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 11, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Snows: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Waldoboro topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Waldoboro:

  • FIELDCREST MANOR (126 DEPOT ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Waldoboro:

  • COVE'S EDGE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; DAMARISCOTTA, ME)
  • KNO-WAL-LIN HOMECARE AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; ROCKLAND, ME)
  • KNOX CENTER FOR LONG TERM CARE (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; ROCKLAND, ME)
  • KNOX CENTER FOR LTC (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; ROCKLAND, ME)
  • SHORE VILLAGE REHAB AND NURSING (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; ROCKLAND, ME)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Waldoboro:

  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 27 miles; Augusta, ME; Full-time enrollment: 3,204)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 53 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 54 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 55 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 59 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • Husson University (about 59 miles; Bangor, ME; FT enrollment: 2,421)
  • University of Maine (about 66 miles; Orono, ME; FT enrollment: 8,931)

Public high school in Waldoboro:

Private high school in Waldoboro:

  • COASTAL CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 106, Location: 574 N NOBLEBORO RD, Grades: KG-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Waldoboro:

  • MILLER SCHOOL (Location: 145 KALERS CORNER ROAD, Grades: PK-6)
  • MEDOMAK MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 318 MANKTOWN ROAD, Grades: 7-8)
See full list of schools located in Waldoboro

Library in Waldoboro:

  • WALDOBORO PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $104,475; Location: 958 MAIN STREET; 16,813 books; 704 audio materials; 1,379 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 28 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • There is a private school in Waldoboro. Coastal Christian School - K - 12 private Christian School located at 574 North Nobleboro Road, Waldoboro, ME 04572 with an enrollment of 130+.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Waldoboro: Waldoborough Historical Society Museum (A), Waldoboro Public Library (B), Waldoboro Emergency Medical Services (C), Waldoboro Volunteer Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Waldoboro include: First Baptist Church (A), Broad Bay Congregational Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Riverside Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Hotel: The Roaring Lion B&B (995 Main Street).

Lincoln 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 Waldoboro and their reported violations in the past:

BULLWINKLES FAMILY STEAKHOUSE (Population served: 233, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-15-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-15-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-27-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-10-2008), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-10-2008), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-12-2008), St Admin Penalty assessed (MAR-06-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-07-2011), St Intentional no-action (SEP-09-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-13-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-13-2006), St Public Notif received (MAR-29-2006), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-12-2006), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-14-2008), St Compliance achieved (DEC-10-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 41 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
CAPTAINS FRESH IDEA (Population served: 165, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-09-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-09-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-14-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-05-2013)
COASTAL CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Population served: 155, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-02-2013), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-02-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-09-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-16-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
YANKEE TRAVELER MOTEL (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
1ST BAPTIST CHURCH OF WALDOBORO (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-19-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-19-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-28-2013), St Compliance achieved (DEC-11-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-10-2007), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-10-2007), St Intentional no-action (OCT-04-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-04-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-03-2006), St Public Notif requested (AUG-03-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-18-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUN-13-2007)
Average household size:
This place:

2.0 people
Maine:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

49.2%
Whole state:

62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

9.3%
Whole state:

9.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.1% of all households
57 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Waldoboro (2011 data):

  • The Camden National Bank: The Waldoboro Bank F.S.b. at 1768 Atlantic Highway, branch established on 1891/01/01. 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
  • The First, N.A.: Waldoboro Branch at 1471 Atlantic Highway, branch established on 1975/07/09. Info updated 2010/06/01: Bank assets: $1,338.8 mil, Deposits: $942.2 mil, headquarters in Damariscotta, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: First Bancorp, Inc., The
  • Rockland Savings Bank, FSB: Waldoboro Branch at 1341 Atlantic Hwy, branch established on 2006/06/30. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $83.4 mil, Deposits: $68.9 mil, headquarters in Rockland, ME, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 2 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Waldoboro:

Marital status in Waldoboro, ME
  • Never married: 19.9%
  • Now married: 34.3%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 26.2%
  • Divorced: 18.3%

For population 25 years and over in Waldoboro:

  • High school or higher: 87.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.8%
  • Unemployed: 0.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.9
Maine average:

10.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Waldoboro
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Waldoboro, ME (based on Lincoln County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,58629
Catholic2,7253
Evangelical Protestant1,06512
Other2794
None26,802-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 14
Lincoln County:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

2.59 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Lincoln County:

6.62 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 46
Lincoln County:

13.23 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

7.0%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Lincoln County:

21.9%
Maine:

25.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Waldoboro:

37.6%
Maine:

53.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

41.5%
State:

52.9%

Average BMI:
Waldoboro:

29.2
Maine:

28.3

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.6%
Maine:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

6.7%
Maine:

8.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
Waldoboro:

21.9%
Maine:

34.3%

General health condition:
Waldoboro:

55.8%
Maine:

60.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

85.3%
Maine:

79.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Waldoboro, ME Residents

6.85% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($56,427 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.85%
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 Knox County, ME  0.88% ($42,023 average AGI)
from Kennebec County, ME  0.83% ($35,154)
from Sagadahoc County, ME  0.72% ($41,710)


5.93% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,384 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.93%
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 Kennebec County, ME  0.88% ($36,930 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, ME  0.82% ($62,959)
to Knox County, ME  0.64% ($30,713)
Businesses in Waldoboro, ME
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1La-Z-Boy1
Ashley Furniture1Subway1
Chevrolet1True Value1
Circle K1U.S. Cellular1
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Strongest AM radio stations in Waldoboro:

  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRKD (1450 AM; 1 kW; ROCKLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZON (620 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WLAM (1470 AM; 5 kW; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJTO (730 AM; 1 kW; BATH, ME; Owner: BLUE JEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Waldoboro:

  • 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)
  • WCME (96.7 FM; BOOTHBAY HARBOR, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFZX (101.7 FM; SEARSPORT, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMME-FM (92.3 FM; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWBX (97.1 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBFB (104.7 FM; BELFAST, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWWA (95.3 FM; WINSLOW, ME; Owner: LIGHT OF LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WCYI (93.9 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBCI (105.9 FM; BATH, ME; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WABK-FM (104.3 FM; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Waldoboro:

  • W64BY (Channel 64; ROCKLAND, ME; Owner: CRAIG MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WPFO (Channel 23; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: CMCG PORTLAND LICENSE LLC)
  • WCBB (Channel 10; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • Waldoboro, Maine
  • Fatal accident count51
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents82
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:17
  • Fatalities52
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents125
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents4
  • Maine average
  • Fatal accident count5323
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents7545
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons2086
  • Fatalities5867
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents12634
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents329
See more detailed statistics of Waldoboro fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 46ft / 14.2mTotal length
  • 32,747Total average daily traffic
  • 1,635Total average daily truck traffic
  • 46,263Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • U S Rte 1 Town Office Fire Station (Lat: 44.103694 Lon: -69.379500), Call Sign: KAU318,
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.7000 MHz, Grant Date: 02/27/2014, Expiration Date: 05/22/2024, Registrant: Waldoboro, Town Of, 1600 Atlantic Highway, Waldoboro, ME 04572, Phone: (207) 832-5369, Fax: (207) 832-6061, Email:
  • Atlantic Highway (Lat: 44.109028 Lon: -69.341444), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 57 m, Call Sign: KUJ521,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.775 MHz, Grant Date: 01/26/2021, Expiration Date: 04/08/2031, Registrant: Waldoboro, Town Of, 1600 Atlantic Highway, Waldoboro, ME 04572, Phone: (207) 832-5369, Fax: (207) 832-6061, Email:
  • Atlantc Highway (Lat: 44.109028 Lon: -69.341444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57 m, Call Sign: WNUZ343,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.122 MHz, Grant Date: 10/06/2015, Expiration Date: 12/10/2025, Registrant: Waldoboro, Town Of, 1600 Atlantic Highway, Waldoboro, ME 04572, Phone: (207) 832-5369, Fax: (207) 832-6061, Email:
  • 1.5 Mi W Of Town Office Rt 1 (Lat: 44.099806 Lon: -69.399778), Call Sign: KUE672,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.010 MHz, Grant Date: 12/04/2020, Expiration Date: 02/15/2031, Registrant: Waldoboro, Town Of, 1600 Atlantic Highway, Waldoboro, ME 04572, Phone: (207) 832-5369, Fax: (207) 832-6061, Email:
  • 1421 Winslows Mills Rd (Lat: 44.134250 Lon: -69.415611), Call Sign: WYB898,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.515 MHz, Grant Date: 08/24/1998, Expiration Date: 10/20/2003, Cancellation Date: 12/21/2003, Registrant: Earle Maxcy Jr, 1421 Winslows Mills Rd, Waldoboro, ME 04572
  • WALDOBORO, Atlantic Highway (Lat: 44.109028 Lon: -69.341444), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 57 m, Call Sign: WQXS901,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.047 MHz, 151.400 MHz, 155.985 MHz, Grant Date: 05/31/2016, Expiration Date: 05/31/2026, Certifier: Tod Hartung, Registrant: Radio Communications Management, 158 Rand Rd, Portland, ME 04103, Phone: (207) 797-7503, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • West Waldoboro, 640 Atlantic Highway (Lat: 44.100250 Lon: -69.415083), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQNT451,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19475.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz... (+8 more), Grant Date: 05/18/2011, Expiration Date: 05/18/2021, Cancellation Date: 10/22/2020, Certifier: Jessica B Lyons, Registrant: At&t Services, Inc., 208 S Akard St Rm 2100, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • East Waldoboro, 2600 Atlantic Highway (Lat: 44.109111 Lon: -69.341444), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: WQRT705,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17865.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz... (+8 more), Grant Date: 07/24/2013, Expiration Date: 07/24/2023, Cancellation Date: 10/22/2020, Certifier: Jessica B Lyons, Registrant: At&t Services, Inc., 208 S Akard St Rm 2100, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

49 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Waldoboro)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1321E, N1321E, N-1321E, Serial Number: 7AC-4882, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 10/13/1955, Certificate Issue Date: 11/04/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Mark A Miller, 176 Levensaler Ln, Waldoboro, ME 04572
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9792M, N9792M, N-9792M, Serial Number: 680198, Airworthiness Date: 09/27/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 10/29/2013
    Registrant (Individual): Seth M Hall, 684 Gross Neck Rd, Waldoboro, ME 04572

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 21. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 40 took place in 2012, and the least - 3 in 2014. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Waldoboro, ME When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (61.3%), and Outside Fires (18.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Waldoboro, ME
    • 19661.3%Structure Fires
    • 6018.8%Outside Fires
    • 4012.5%Other
    • 247.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Waldoboro, ME
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Waldoboro, ME
  • 57.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 28.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.7%Wood
  • 4.8%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Waldoboro, ME
  • 39.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 37.1%Electricity
  • 18.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.1%No fuel used


Waldoboro compared to Maine state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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