Limestone, Maine

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Population in 2010: 1,075.
Population change since 2000: -26.0%
Males: 545  (50.7%)
Females: 530  (49.3%)
Median resident age:

31.8 years
Maine median age:

45.1 years

Zip codes: 04750.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $35,648 (it was $33,600 in 2000)
Limestone:

$35,648
ME:

$58,924

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $14,296 (it was $11,160 in 2000)

Limestone CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $68,917 (it was $50,300 in 2000)
Limestone:

$68,917
ME:

$200,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $78,366; detached houses: $78,933; mobile homes: $76,397

Median gross rent in 2019: $828.

March 2019 cost of living index in Limestone: 85.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 18.5%
(15.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 52.8% for American Indian residents, 48.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Limestone, ME (2019)
    • 1,36890.0%White alone
    • 744.9%American Indian alone
    • 322.1%Two or more races
    • 161.1%Asian alone
    • 140.9%Hispanic

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



According to our research of Maine and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Limestone, Maine as of January 28, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Limestone is 283 to 1.


Crime rates in Limestone by year

Type

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(43.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.2)
1
(43.4)
0
(0.0)
4
(178.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(43.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(87.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.4)
3
(133.2)
3
(129.6)
1
(43.4)
3
(132.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(45.0)
1
(45.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(46.0)
2
(90.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
10
(435.2)
20
(882.2)
5
(222.0)
17
(754.9)
16
(691.4)
7
(303.6)
5
(220.4)
3
(133.6)
6
(269.8)
3
(136.2)
5
(230.9)
17
(782.0)
5
(227.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(43.5)
10
(441.1)
22
(976.9)
39
(1,732)
19
(821.1)
16
(693.8)
9
(396.7)
12
(534.5)
8
(359.7)
22
(999.1)
9
(415.7)
19
(874.0)
12
(545.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.4)
3
(133.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(88.1)
1
(44.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(46.2)
2
(92.0)
1
(45.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(132.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index149.779.4155.9159.4141.792.464.8176.842.358.636.5106.359.5

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 Limestone, ME

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.36
Maine average:

1.65
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Ancestries: French (17.4%), Irish (15.6%), American (10.0%), English (7.3%), French Canadian (6.6%), German (5.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/26/1869

Elevation: 521 feet

Land area: 2.61 square miles.

Population density: 412 people per square mile   (low).

Limestone, Maine map

65 residents are foreign born (2.8% North America, 2.4% Asia).

This place:

4.4%
Maine:

3.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,214 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $952 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (254.1 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (355.8 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (516.3 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Loring AFB, ME (2.0 miles ),
Caswell, ME (2.3 miles ),
Caribou, ME (3.0 miles ),
Fort Fairfield, ME (3.2 miles ),
Hamlin, ME (3.5 miles ),
New Sweden, ME (3.7 miles ),
Washburn, ME (4.2 miles ),
Easton, ME (4.2 miles )

Latitude: 46.91 N, Longitude: 67.83 W

Area code: 207

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $86,500
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $50,700
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $56,500
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $56,500
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $56,500
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $98,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $139,500
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $139,500
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $139,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Limestone, ME residents
Average permit cost in Limestone, ME
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.6%
Maine:

4.7%
Most common industries in Limestone, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (22.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (11.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Food (5.2%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (5.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.6%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (19.2%)
  • Educational services (17.0%)
  • Construction (8.5%)
  • Utilities (6.3%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (5.8%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.9%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (27.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (9.3%)
  • Food (7.4%)
  • Health care (7.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.5%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
Most common occupations in Limestone, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (13.4%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.6%)
  • Cashiers (3.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (14.7%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (13.4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.7%)
  • Plant and system operators (5.4%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (12.1%)
  • Cashiers (7.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (6.0%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (5.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.1%)

Average climate in Limestone, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Limestone, Maine environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 52.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

52.6
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2016 was 0.161. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.161
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2016 was 1.69. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.69
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2016 was 0.235. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.235
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2016 was 25.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.2
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 4.84. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.84
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Limestone-area historical earthquake activity is above Maine state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/14/2006 at 09:34:48, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MD, Depth: 8.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 40.7 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 328.4 miles away from the city 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 330.2 miles away from Limestone center
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 267.5 miles away from Limestone center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 376.5 miles away from Limestone center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 299.1 miles away from Limestone 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 Aroostook County (22) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 8, Snows: 7, Heavy Rains: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Limestone topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Limestone:

  • VISITING NURSES OF AROOSTOOK (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; CARIBOU, ME)
  • CARY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; CARIBOU, ME)
  • MAINE VETERANS HOME - CARIBOU (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; CARIBOU, ME)
  • CARIBOU REHAB AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CARIBOU, ME)
  • VALLEY HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; CARIBOU, ME)
  • PROFESSIONAL HOME NURSING INC (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; CARIBOU, ME)

Airports located in Limestone:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Limestone:

  • University of Maine (about 146 miles; Orono, ME; Full-time enrollment: 8,931)
  • Husson University (about 152 miles; Bangor, ME; FT enrollment: 2,421)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 192 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 202 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 250 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 255 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 255 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)

Public high schools in Limestone:

  • ME SCH OF SCIENCE & MATHEMATICS (Location: 95 HIGH STREET, Grades: 9-12)
  • LIMESTONE COMMUNITY SCHOOL (Location: 93 HIGH STREET, Grades: PK-12)
See full list of schools located in Limestone

Library in Limestone:

  • ROBERT A. FROST MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $62,550; Location: 42 MAIN STREET; 18,815 books; 893 audio materials; 928 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 31 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Limestone Maine has listed as nearby hospitals and radio stations several Louisiana and Texas facilities. Perhaps there is a mixup in which limestone is being discussed.

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Notable locations in Limestone: Limestone Police Department (A), Limestone Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Limestone: Church of the Advent (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Kearney Cemetery (1), Episcopal Advent Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Limestone Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Silver Spring Brook (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Norman Buckley - Television director and film editor, Cody Wild - Ice hockey player, Kevin O'Keefe - Figure skater, Larry Swider - Football player, Steve Bartalo - Football player.

Aroostook 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 Limestone and their reported violations in the past:

LORING DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (Population served: 308, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-02-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-02-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAY-13-2013), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-13-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-27-2012), St BCA signed (APR-02-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAR-20-2013), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-20-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-27-2012), St BCA signed (APR-02-2012), St Public Notif requested (DEC-21-2012), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-21-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-01-2013)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In SEP-2012. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-27-2012), St BCA signed (APR-02-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-14-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-27-2012), St Public Notif requested (NOV-27-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-27-2013)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JUL-2012. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-27-2012), St BCA signed (APR-02-2012), St Public Notif requested (AUG-28-2012), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-28-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-29-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-27-2013)
  • 33 other older health violations
TRAFTON LAKE CAMPGROUND (Population served: 110, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 regular monitoring violations

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

  • LIMESTONE WATER & SEWER DISTRICT (Population served: 853, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:

2.1 people
Maine:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

57.6%
Whole state:

62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

10.5%
Whole state:

9.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
130 people in college/university student housing in 2010
40 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Limestone in 2000:

  • 332 people in job corps and vocational training facilities
  • 131 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 36 people in nursing homes

Banks with branches in Limestone (2011 data):

  • Katahdin Trust Company: Limestone Branch at 35 Main Street, branch established on 1944/09/01. Info updated 2007/04/25: Bank assets: $527.8 mil, Deposits: $425.6 mil, headquarters in Patten, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Katahdin Bankshares Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Limestone:

Marital status in Limestone, ME
  • Never married: 40.4%
  • Now married: 46.6%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 7.1%

For population 25 years and over in Limestone:

  • High school or higher: 90.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.3%
  • Unemployed: 23.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Maine average:

10.5

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Limestone, ME (based on Aroostook County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic22,20027
Mainline Protestant5,84540
Evangelical Protestant4,41151
Other9577
Orthodox101
None38,447-
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: 29
This county:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Aroostook County:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Aroostook County:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 56
Aroostook County:

7.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 66
Here:

9.17 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

11.7%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.6%
Maine:

25.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Limestone:

60.8%
Maine:

53.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Limestone:

65.8%
Maine:

52.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

26.9
Maine:

28.3

People feeling badly about themselves:
Limestone:

19.3%
Maine:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

8.7%
State:

8.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Limestone:

7.3
Maine:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

33.8%
Maine:

34.3%

General health condition:
Limestone:

67.5%
State:

60.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

85.1%
Maine:

79.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Limestone, ME Residents

2.63% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,444 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.63%
Maine average:

5.91%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Penobscot County, ME  0.43% ($40,241 average AGI)
from Cumberland County, ME  0.17% ($32,023)
from York County, ME  0.08% ($41,350)


3.60% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,040 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.60%
Maine average:

5.73%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,105 average AGI)
Aroostook County:

0.08%
Maine average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Penobscot County, ME  0.58% ($33,912 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, ME  0.29% ($37,827)
to York County, ME  0.25% ($35,172)

Strongest AM radio stations in Limestone:

  • WFST (600 AM; 5 kW; CARIBOU, ME; Owner: NORTHERN BROADCAST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WEGP (1390 AM; 5 kW; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: DECELLES/SMITH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WREM (710 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MONTICELLO, ME; Owner: ALLAN H WEINER)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZON (620 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Limestone:

  • WBPW (96.9 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQHR (96.1 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCXU (97.7 FM; CARIBOU, ME; Owner: THE CANXUS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOZI (101.9 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMEM (106.1 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W274AF (102.7 FM; PRESQUE ISLE, ME; Owner: BANGOR BAPTIST CHURCH)

Limestone fatal accident list:

Jul 29, 2003 02:09 AM, Sr-89, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 23, 1989 08:10 PM, 74157473, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jun 15, 1986 06:20 PM, 63486349, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
May 22, 1985 01:52 PM, 7412, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 7ft / 2.0mTotal length
  • 3,342Total average daily traffic
  • 164Total average daily truck traffic
  • 5,120Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Mark L Gartley, Ward Road (Lat: 46.913583 Lon: -67.851139), Type: 78.0, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 862-5989
  • Erik Brooks, Ward Road (Lat: 46.913583 Lon: -67.851139), Type: 78.0, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 862-5989
  • STEVEN T CAMPBELL, Ward Road (Lat: 46.913583 Lon: -67.851139), Type: 78.0, Structure height: 23003 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, Peter.Connolly@hklaw.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 955-3000

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 5302 Taft Rd (Lat: 46.946167 Lon: -67.904472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18 m, Call Sign: KCH388,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.705 MHz, 160.140 MHz, Grant Date: 01/27/2021, Expiration Date: 02/12/2031, Certifier: Joseph F Grimmig, Registrant: State Of Maine, O.I.T., Radio Operations, 66 Industrial Drive, Augusta, ME 04333-0147, Phone: (207) 624-9990, Email:
  • Loring Diesel Plant (Lat: 46.933944 Lon: -67.890583), Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WQT672,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.410 MHz, Grant Date: 03/01/2013, Expiration Date: 03/24/2023, Certifier: Gerard R Chasse, Registrant: Versant Power, 970 Illinois Avenue, Bangor, ME 04402-0932, Phone: (207) 973-2546, Email:
  • Lat: 46.927500 Lon: -67.835833, Call Sign: WPUJ971,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.565 MHz, Grant Date: 02/21/2012, Expiration Date: 03/19/2022, Certifier: Mark Saenger, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • Lat: 46.912500 Lon: -67.797250, Call Sign: WPVT784,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.325 MHz, Grant Date: 08/30/2012, Expiration Date: 08/19/2022, Certifier: Brian R Edgecomb, Registrant: Aroostook Technologies, Inc., 4 Airport Dr., Presque Isle, ME 04769, Phone: (207) 762-9321
  • Lat: 46.865833 Lon: -67.831778, Call Sign: WPYK897,
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.665 MHz, Grant Date: 08/21/2013, Expiration Date: 08/28/2023, Certifier: Lloyd S Leavitt, Registrant: Radio Communications Management, Inc., 38 Rice Street, Presque Isle, ME 04769, Phone: (207) 540-1544, Fax: (207) 540-1545, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Limestone)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 21482, N21482, N-21482, Serial Number: 2344, Year manufactured: 1938
    Registrant (Individual): Victor P Malmgren, 273 Dickman Dr Lafb, Limestone, ME 04750

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 15. The highest number of reported fires - 33 took place in 2005, and the least - 3 in 2002. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Limestone, ME When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (41.5%), and Outside Fires (26.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Limestone, ME
    • 10341.5%Structure Fires
    • 6626.6%Outside Fires
    • 4116.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 3815.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Limestone, ME
Most common first names in Limestone, ME among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1277.7 years
Richard1068.2 years
Charles1074.7 years
Joseph980.1 years
Thomas871.9 years
Mary878.6 years
George874.9 years
Louis878.1 years
John775.0 years
David759.5 years
Most common last names in Limestone, ME among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bell1873.7 years
Johndro1567.4 years
Ward1480.4 years
Barnes1270.7 years
Edgecomb1176.9 years
Thompson1179.7 years
King1067.1 years
Pelletier1076.8 years
Cote976.2 years
Ballard979.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Limestone, ME
  • 74.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 18.4%Wood
  • 3.2%Other fuel
  • 2.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.1%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Limestone, ME
  • 79.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 15.6%Electricity
  • 3.5%Wood
  • 1.7%No fuel used


Limestone compared to Maine state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

Limestone on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in job corps and vocational training facilities (population 1,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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