Waldo County, Maine (ME)

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
County population in 2012: 38,820 (9% urban, 91% rural); it was 36,280 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 7,723
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 5,177
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 11,756
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,531 (it was 2,970 in 2000)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

29%

Land area: 730 sq. mi.

Water area: 123.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 53 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Waldo County: 90.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

We are giving away a $200 prize - enter simply by sending us your own pictures of this county!
Click here to upload your Waldo County photos (outside city limits)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (18.0%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (14.9%), Educational, health and social services (14.8%), Manufacturing (11.2%), Construction (10.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 44%
  • Government: 7%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 49%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
Options
X
Data:
Options
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram

Waldo County races chart

Races in Waldo County, Maine:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (96.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (0.9%)
Median resident age:  44.0 years
Maine median age:  42.0 years
Males: 19,003  (46.0%)
Females: 19,783  (54.0%)
Waldo County, ME forum
Recent posts about Waldo County, Maine on our local forum with over 1,800,000 registered users. Waldo County is mentioned 142 times on our forum:
Waldo County Living  (2 replies)
'Mobile' Homes - Pros/Cons  (58 replies)
Agriculture in Waldo County is changing!  (17 replies)
More wild Turkeys in maine than 10-20 years ago?  (39 replies)
Wisconsin to Maine  (3 replies)
The Future of the Northern Maine Woods...  (152 replies)

Waldo County,ME real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Waldo County:

2.0 people
Maine:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,999 ($33,986 in 1999)

This county:

$41999
Maine:

$46974

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $616 (lower quartile is $417, upper quartile is $753)
This county:

$616
State:

$668


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $154,480 (it was $85,600 in 2000)
Waldo:

$154,480
Maine:

$172,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $94,421 - $234,601

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $208,784
Here:

$208,784
State:

$224,586

Townhouses or other attached units: $219,785
Here:

$219,785
State:

$236,645

In 2-unit structures: $399,772
Here:

$399,772
State:

$219,007

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $245,058
Here:

$245,058
State:

$174,362

Mobile homes: $69,431
Here:

$69,431
State:

$60,044
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,128
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $432

Institutionalized population: 128

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

Waldo County, ME map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 126 buildings, average cost: $155,300
  • 2008: 75 buildings, average cost: $205,200
  • 2009: 76 buildings, average cost: $174,600

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results


Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,856 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,755 (1.2%)

Waldo County household income distribution in 2009 Waldo County home values distribution Waldo County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.9%
(17.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 41.4% for Black residents, 31.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.9% for American Indian residents, 79.4% for other race residents, 34.1% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.5%
Waldo County:

17.5%
Maine:

14.0%
(17.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.1% for Black residents, 26.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 24.7% for American Indian residents, 79.4% for other race residents, 31.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 45 years old
(Males: 44 years old, Females: 45 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45 years old, Black residents: 22 years old, American Indian residents: 43 years old, Asian residents: 29 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23 years old, Other race residents: 23 years old)

Area name: Waldo County, ME
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Waldo County is $541 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $652 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $799 a month.

Cities in this county include: Belfast, Lincolnville, Stockton Springs, Swanville, Northport, Winterport, Palermo, Searsmont, Burnham, Searsport.

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

Click to draw/clear Waldo County borders

Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Waldo County: Camp Fair Haven (A), Fish Turn (B), Camp Paysock (C), Jackson Corners (D), The Kingdom (E), Knox Station (F), Rogers Corners (G), Town House Corners (H), Stockton Springs Volunteer Fire Department (I), Montville Volunteer Fire Department (J), Lincolnville Volunteer Fire Department Beach Station (K), Jackson Fire Department (L), West Frankfort Fire and First Responders (M), Monroe Volunteer Fire Department (N), Palermo Volunteer Fire Department East Palermo Station (O), Waldo Fire Department (P), Frankfort Village Volunteer Fire Department (Q), Burnham Fire Department Station 2 (R), Northport Volunteer Fire Department Bluff Station (S), Northport Volunteer Fire Department (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Waldo County include: Bayshore Union Church (A), Center Church (B), Greely Church (C), North Montville Church (D), West Winterport Church (E), Faith Church (F), South Unity Community Church (G), Knox Ridge Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Harvey Cemetery (1), Saturday Cove Cemetery (2), Fogg Cemetery (3), Union Cemetery (4), Hadley Cemetery (5), Fletcher Cemetery (6), Cove Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Tilden Pond (A), Toddy Pond (B), Unity Pond (C), Alger Pond (D), York Ponds (E), Basin Pond (F), Bear Pond (G), Beech Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Alder Brook (A), Bacon Brook (B), South Branch Marsh River (C), Thompson Brook (D), Thurlow Brook (E), Linscott Branch (F), Tucker Brook (G), Turner Branch (H), Twentyfive Mile Stream (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Waldo County include: Sandy Point Game Management Area (1), Fort Point State Park (2), Lake Saint George State Park (3), Frye Mountain State Game Management Area (4), Moose Point State Park (5), Ruffingham Meadow State Game Management Area (6), Camden Hills State Park (7), Fort Knox State Historic Site (8). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beaches: Pebble Beach (A), Cals Beach (B), Wales Beach (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Hancock County , Kennebec County , Knox County , Lincoln County , Penobscot County , Somerset County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.5%
Maine:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 1,306
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 84.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 22.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 619 (54% naturalized citizens)

Waldo County:

1.7%
Whole state:

2.9%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 67
  • 1990 to 1994: 56
  • 1985 to 1989: 39
  • 1980 to 1984: 36
  • 1975 to 1979: 36
  • 1970 to 1974: 49
  • 1970 to 1974: 83
  • 1965 to 1969: 253

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 60.5%

Waldo County marital status for males Waldo County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Waldo County with a mortgage: 3,763 (293 second mortgage, 584 home equity loan, 17 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,422

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

66.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Waldo County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,20420
Evangelical Protestant1,71123
Catholic9003
Other5547
None33,417-
Waldo County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Waldo County:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
This county:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Waldo County:

7.02 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 34
This county:

8.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

11.02 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Waldo County:

9.2%
Maine:

8.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Waldo County:

26.1%
State:

25.0%

Agriculture in Waldo County:

Average size of farms: 167 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $35,318
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $159.74
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 8.39%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 80.04%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $32,308
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 26.47%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.55%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $37,945
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 87.71%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 11.49
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 50.94%
Vegetables: 116 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 122 acres

Earthquake activity:

Waldo County-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 227.0 miles away from Waldo County 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 48.9 miles away from the county center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 140.7 miles away from the county center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 261.4 miles away from the county 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 19.8 miles away from Waldo County 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 65.5 miles away from the county 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)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Waldo County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 10, Snows: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Canada (35%)
  • United Kingdom (20%)
  • Germany (6%)
  • Other Northern Europe (6%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (4%)
  • Philippines (3%)
  • France (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Waldo County (%):

  • English (25%)
  • United States or American (15%)
  • Irish (13%)
  • French (except Basque) (8%)
  • German (6%)
  • Scottish (5%)
  • French Canadian (4%)

Waldo County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 12,965 (77%)
  • Carpooled: 2,220 (13%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 27 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 3 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 7 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 25 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 24 (0%)
  • Walked: 453 (3%)
  • Other means: 132 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 1,005 (6%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Waldo County, Maine in 2000:

  • 264 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 142 people in nursing homes
  • 36 people in other group homes
  • 27 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 24 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 19 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 7 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 3 people in religious group quarters

People in group quarters in Waldo County, Maine in 2010:

  • 341 people in college/university student housing
  • 91 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 24 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 23 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 13 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 6 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $44,107.

5.91% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,908 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.91%
Maine average:

5.50%


0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,481 average AGI)
Waldo County:

0.07%
Maine average:

0.04%

3.51% relocated from other counties in Maine ($17,625 average AGI)
2.33% relocated from other states ($16,801 average AGI)
Waldo County:

2.33%
Maine average:

2.57%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Penobscot County, ME  1.14% ($27,430 average AGI)
from Kennebec County, ME  0.71% ($29,699)
from Knox County, ME  0.45% ($28,545)
from Hancock County, ME  0.25% ($33,833)
from Cumberland County, ME  0.24% ($43,600)
from Somerset County, ME  0.20% ($30,138)
from Lincoln County, ME  0.11% ($29,250)


6.11% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,013 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.11%
Maine average:

5.62%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.02% relocated to other counties in Maine ($19,805 average AGI)
2.09% relocated to other states ($12,208 average AGI)
Waldo County:

2.09%
Maine average:

2.68%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Penobscot County, ME  1.11% ($31,488 average AGI)
to Kennebec County, ME  0.66% ($29,010)
to Knox County, ME  0.60% ($33,391)
to Cumberland County, ME  0.47% ($25,449)
to Hancock County, ME  0.38% ($30,875)
to Somerset County, ME  0.23% ($29,971)
to Lincoln County, ME  0.13% ($34,000)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.7

Births per 1000 population in Waldo County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 9.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Waldo County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.0

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Waldo County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 6,342 (5,203 aged, 1,139 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.6
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 5363.100
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 117.210
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 40339.13

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1072.210
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 785.430
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 2.58

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 24.68
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 62.01

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 7.75
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 125.4. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 38,285

Size of family households: 5,424 2-persons, 2,327 3-persons, 1,788 4-persons, 742 5-persons, 228 6-persons, 118 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,554 1-person, 1,094 2-persons, 94 3-persons, 39 4-persons, 17 5-persons, 3 6-persons, 3 7-or-more-persons.

5,931 married couples with children.
2,178 single-parent households (647 men, 1,531 women).

96.7% of residents of Waldo County speak English at home.
0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (79% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
2.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (79% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (57% speak English very well, 43% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (83% speak English very well, 17% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $226,170,000 ($5891 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $24,737,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $97,062,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $36,347,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $418,000
Federal grants: $64,075,000
Federal procurement contracts: $16,436,000 ($14,668,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $11,832,000 ($4,392,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $877,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $11,349,000
Federal Government insurance: $17,433,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,075
Here:

54 per 1000 residents
State:

54 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,807
Here:

47 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +29
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +2,176
Here:

+56 per 1000 residents
State:

+28 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Waldo County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.44 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 260
  • 2000 to 2004: 3,464
  • 1990 to 1999: 3,340
  • 1980 to 1989: 3,087
  • 1970 to 1979: 3,440
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,264
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,094
  • 1940 to 1949: 533
  • 1939 or earlier: 5,169
Rooms in houses/apartments in Waldo County, Maine
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 28
  • 2 rooms: 153
  • 3 rooms: 506
  • 4 rooms: 1,838
  • 5 rooms: 2,751
  • 6 rooms: 2,610
  • 7 rooms: 1,605
  • 8 rooms: 1,208
  • 9+ rooms: 1,057
  • 1 room: 42
  • 2 rooms: 267
  • 3 rooms: 458
  • 4 rooms: 820
  • 5 rooms: 650
  • 6 rooms: 319
  • 7 rooms: 171
  • 8 rooms: 145
  • 9+ rooms: 98
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Waldo County, Maine
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 37
  • 1 bedroom: 697
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,531
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,157
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,816
  • 5+ bedrooms: 518
  • no bedroom: 74
  • 1 bedroom: 776
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,083
  • 3 bedrooms: 800
  • 4 bedrooms: 156
  • 5+ bedrooms: 81
Cars and other vehicles available in Waldo County, Maine in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 483
  • 1 vehicle: 3,245
  • 2 vehicles: 5,429
  • 3 vehicles: 1,933
  • 4 vehicles: 505
  • 5+ vehicles: 161
  • no vehicle: 446
  • 1 vehicle: 1,461
  • 2 vehicles: 866
  • 3 vehicles: 159
  • 4 vehicles: 33
  • 5+ vehicles: 5

64% of Waldo County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 47% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 51% lived in Maine.

Waldo County:

63.6%
State average:

60.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $82,400


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 6%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 4%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Waldo County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (79.3%)
  • Wood (16.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.9%)
  • Electricity (1.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (70.7%)
  • Electricity (12.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7.5%)
  • Wood (7.0%)
  • Utility gas (1.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 136
Here:

3.2%
Maine:

6.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 157
Here:

7.4%
Maine:

8.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 466
Here:

43.3%
Maine:

28.3%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Waldo County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $1,282,000
    Police Protection: $853,000
    General - Other: $789,000
    Central Staff Services: $676,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $151,000
    General Public Buildings: $130,000
    Financial Administration: $47,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $20,000
    Hospitals: $11,000
    Transit Utilities: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $38,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Correctional Institutions: $294,000
    Health - Other: $15,000
    Sewerage: $10,000
    Water Utilities: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $89,000
    Central Staff Services: $80,000
    Correctional Institutions: $42,000
    Financial Administration: $5,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,727,000

Waldo County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $521,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $0
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $32,000
    Interest Earnings: $13,000
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $244,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,457,000

Waldo County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $360,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $300,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $60,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Waldo County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Waldo County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$90,14354$94,981209$98,76625$31,84018$113,889
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$03$143,33321$102,1901$21,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$89,0004$36,75072$95,8477$15,1432$112,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$04$69,50069$99,8261$8,0001$70,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$97,50016$111,8750$01$122,000
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0410.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED19$107,26319$109,5262$96,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$60,5007$154,2860$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$118,0000$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0410.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Waldo County, ME among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John18473.7 years
George16375.6 years
William16073.8 years
Charles15576.6 years
Robert15172.4 years
Mary12379.9 years
James11373.8 years
Helen9979.8 years
Harold9075.6 years
Richard8670.6 years
Most common last names in Waldo County, ME among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith10075.7 years
Curtis8475.9 years
Brown7273.9 years
Clark7178.2 years
Thompson6375.5 years
Hall6074.1 years
Young5978.9 years
Perkins5873.4 years
Pendleton5577.3 years
Nickerson5576.5 years
Businesses in Waldo County, ME
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Chevrolet1New Balance1
Circle K2Pizza Hut1
Comfort Inn1RadioShack1
Curves1Rite Aid1
Dairy Queen1Sears1
Dunkin Donuts2Subway2
FedEx3True Value2
Ford1U-Haul5
GNC1U.S. Cellular1
H&R Block1UPS2
La-Z-Boy1Walgreens1
Lane Furniture1Wendy's1
MasterBrand Cabinets4YMCA1

Waldo County on our top lists: