Lincoln, Maine

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Population in 2010: 2,884.
Population change since 2000: -1.7%
Males: 1,527  (53.0%)
Females: 1,357  (47.0%)
Median resident age:

57.7 years
Maine median age:

45.1 years

Zip codes: 04457.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $32,064 (it was $25,728 in 2000)
Lincoln:

$32,064
ME:

$58,924

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $22,714 (it was $13,443 in 2000)

Lincoln CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $104,075 (it was $63,700 in 2000)
Lincoln:

$104,075
ME:

$200,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $105,072; detached houses: $110,496; mobile homes: $30,721

Median gross rent in 2019: $637.

March 2019 cost of living index in Lincoln: 86.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 14.0%
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According to our research of Maine and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Lincoln, Maine as of June 18, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lincoln is 309 to 1.


Crime rates in Lincoln 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)
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)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.0)
2
(38.0)
2
(37.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.7)
2
(39.5)
1
(19.9)
2
(40.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(38.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.7)
1
(19.7)
1
(19.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(20.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(57.1)
1
(19.1)
2
(38.0)
2
(38.0)
3
(56.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(39.3)
1
(19.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.8)
2
(39.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(20.4)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
4
(76.1)
7
(133.7)
29
(551.0)
62
(1,178)
67
(1,260)
43
(845.8)
50
(983.5)
54
(1,060)
13
(256.5)
25
(494.3)
22
(438.2)
26
(525.9)
29
(592.9)
14
(286.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
10
(190.2)
30
(573.1)
154
(2,926)
144
(2,736)
144
(2,708)
120
(2,360)
183
(3,600)
142
(2,788)
97
(1,914)
88
(1,740)
79
(1,574)
91
(1,841)
63
(1,288)
94
(1,924)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(19.0)
3
(57.3)
3
(57.0)
3
(57.0)
6
(112.8)
5
(98.3)
7
(137.7)
5
(98.2)
0
(0.0)
3
(59.3)
4
(79.7)
2
(40.5)
1
(20.4)
5
(102.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.0)
1
(19.0)
1
(18.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index25.940.7183.0245.9246.9167.4253.3203.4110.3144.5123.9146.098.8111.3

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 Lincoln, ME

Crime rate in Lincoln 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:

1.64
Maine average:

1.65
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Ancestries: Irish (26.9%), American (16.3%), French (15.5%), Scottish (10.1%), English (10.0%), Italian (5.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 01/30/1829

Elevation: 220 feet

Land area: 7.37 square miles.

Population density: 391 people per square mile   (very low).

Lincoln, Maine map

15 residents are foreign born

This place:

0.6%
Maine:

3.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,830 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,335 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (146.4 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (247.0 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (413.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Chester, ME (2.0 miles ),
Enfield, ME (2.8 miles ),
Burlington, ME (2.8 miles ),
Woodville, ME (3.1 miles ),
Lee, ME (3.2 miles ),
Lowell, ME (3.3 miles ),
Winn, ME (3.3 miles ),
Howland, ME (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 45.37 N, Longitude: 68.50 W

Area code: 207

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 10 buildings, average cost: $56,400
  • 1998: 19 buildings, average cost: $61,800
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $52,500
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $54,400
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $35,700
  • 2002: 37 buildings, average cost: $55,600
  • 2003: 27 buildings, average cost: $59,000
  • 2004: 32 buildings, average cost: $58,000
  • 2005: 32 buildings, average cost: $58,000
  • 2006: 29 buildings, average cost: $58,000
  • 2007: 24 buildings, average cost: $58,000
  • 2008: 18 buildings, average cost: $58,000
  • 2009: 27 buildings, average cost: $58,000
  • 2010: 26 buildings, average cost: $58,000
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $58,300
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $58,300
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $107,000
  • 2014: 8 buildings, average cost: $107,000
  • 2019: 4 buildings, average cost: $64,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Lincoln, ME residents
Average permit cost in Lincoln, ME
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.4%
Maine:

4.7%
Historical population in Lincoln, ME
Historical housing units in Lincoln, ME
Most common industries in Lincoln, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (21.5%)
  • Health care (9.1%)
  • Paper (8.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.0%)
  • Public administration (5.0%)
  • Construction (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Paper (16.3%)
  • Educational services (13.5%)
  • Construction (8.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.2%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (5.4%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5.2%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (29.3%)
  • Health care (17.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (12.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.4%)
  • Public administration (9.9%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.1%)
  • Social assistance (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Lincoln, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.7%)
  • Other financial specialists (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8.6%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (6.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Carpenters (4.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (13.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.9%)
  • Other financial specialists (6.6%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.8%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.4%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5.0%)

Average climate in Lincoln, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Lincoln, Maine environmental map by EPA

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Earthquake activity:

Lincoln-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Maine state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 261.1 miles away from the city 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 162.1 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 262.6 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 303.4 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 200.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/16/1994 at 04:22:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 14.2 miles away from Lincoln 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 Penobscot County (19) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Snows: 5, Heavy Rains: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lincoln topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Lincoln:

  • PENOBSCOT VALLEY HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 7 TRANSALPINE ROAD, PO BOX 368)
  • COLONIAL HEALTH CARE (36 WORKMAN TERRACE STREET)
  • LINCOLN LAKES REGION DIALYSIS (250 ENFIELD RD / PO BOX 367)

Airports located in Lincoln:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lincoln:

  • University of Maine (about 34 miles; Orono, ME; Full-time enrollment: 8,931)
  • Husson University (about 40 miles; Bangor, ME; FT enrollment: 2,421)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 94 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 96 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 145 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 147 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 147 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)

Public high school in Lincoln:

Public elementary/middle schools in Lincoln:

See full list of schools located in Lincoln

Library in Lincoln:

  • LINCOLN MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $137,482; Location: 21 WEST BROADWAY; 34,964 books; 505 audio materials; 948 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 37 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Lincoln: Town of Lincoln Sewage Treatment Plant (A), Lincoln Town Offices (B), Lincoln Memorial Library (C), Lincoln Fire Station (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lincoln include: Congregational Church (A), Church of the Nazarene (B), Saint Marys Catholic Church (C), Bible Baptist Church (D), Pentecostal Church of God (E), Lincoln Methodist Church (F), Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Mattanawcook Pond (A), Mill Pond (B), Cambolasse Stream Reservoir (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Rocky Brook (A), Cambolasse Stream (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Shooters Billiards (Arcades & Amusements; 220 West Broadway).

Hotels: Briarwood Motor Inn (West Broadway), Thomas Motel (39 West Broadway), Lincoln House Motel (85 Main Street).

Court: Maine State - Courts- District Court- Lincoln (52 Main Street).

Birthplace of: Gary Gordon - Army Medal of Honor recipient, Ernest Holmes - Spiritual writer, Fenwicke Holmes - Spiritual writer, Danny Coombs - Baseball player, Elenore Abbott - Illustrator.

Penobscot 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 Lincoln that have no violations reported:

  • LINCOLN WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 3,075, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:

2.4 people
Maine:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

66.0%
Whole state:

62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

10.3%
Whole state:

9.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
80 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
6 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
78 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Lincoln (2011 data):

  • Machias Savings Bank: Lincoln Branch at 29 Main Street, branch established on 2002/01/14. Info updated 2008/08/20: Bank assets: $933.5 mil, Deposits: $794.5 mil, headquarters in Machias, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Machias Bancorp, Mhc
  • The Bank of Maine: Lincoln Branch at 6 Penobscot Valley Avenue, branch established on 1992/09/14. Info updated 2011/10/17: Bank assets: $783.5 mil, Deposits: $655.7 mil, headquarters in Portland, ME, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 33 total offices
  • Bangor Savings Bank: Lincoln Branch at 4 Prospect Avenue, branch established on 1980/09/30. Info updated 2008/12/02: Bank assets: $2,556.3 mil, Deposits: $1,940.3 mil, headquarters in Bangor, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 58 total offices, Holding Company: Bangor Bancorp, Mhc
  • TD Bank, National Association: Lincoln Plaza Branch at Lincoln St, branch established on 1980/05/29. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • KeyBank National Association: Lincoln/Broadway Branch at 107 West Broadway, branch established on 1966/10/03. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp

For population 15 years and over in Lincoln:

Marital status in Lincoln, ME
  • Never married: 16.3%
  • Now married: 44.7%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 18.6%
  • Divorced: 19.2%

For population 25 years and over in Lincoln:

  • High school or higher: 80.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 10.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Maine average:

10.5

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

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

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic16,58115
Mainline Protestant9,71559
Evangelical Protestant7,52380
Other2,93622
Orthodox3001
None116,868-
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: 34
Penobscot County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 38
Penobscot County:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 85
Penobscot County:

5.72 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 110
Penobscot County:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

11.02 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Penobscot County:

9.0%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.0%
Maine:

25.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.1%
Maine:

51.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Lincoln:

40.6%
Maine:

49.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.6
Maine:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

13.4%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

6.6%
Maine:

9.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Lincoln:

6.4
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
Lincoln:

20.3%
Maine:

34.9%

General health condition:
Lincoln:

55.0%
Maine:

58.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Lincoln:

81.3%
Maine:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lincoln, ME Residents

4.70% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,368 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.70%
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 Hancock County, ME  0.46% ($39,233 average AGI)
from Somerset County, ME  0.31% ($32,551)
from Waldo County, ME  0.30% ($35,315)


5.36% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,844 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.36%
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 Cumberland County, ME  0.52% ($78,156 average AGI)
to Hancock County, ME  0.43% ($64,636)
to Waldo County, ME  0.35% ($39,428)
Businesses in Lincoln, ME
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1Rite Aid1
Circle K2Sears1
Cold Stone Creamery1Subway1
FedEx1True Value1
Ford1U.S. Cellular1
H&R Block1UPS1
MasterBrand Cabinets6Walmart1
McDonald's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Lincoln:

  • WZON (620 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WABI (910 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WSYY (1240 AM; 1 kW; MILLINOCKET, ME; Owner: KATAHDIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WREM (710 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MONTICELLO, ME; Owner: ALLAN H WEINER)
  • WDEA (1370 AM; 5 kW; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lincoln:

  • WHMX (105.7 FM; LINCOLN, ME; Owner: BANGOR BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WVOM (103.9 FM; HOWLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHCF (88.5 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: BANGOR BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WSYY-FM (94.9 FM; MILLINOCKET, ME; Owner: KATAHDIN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQCB (106.5 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBZN (107.3 FM; OLD TOWN, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Lincoln:

  • W34CN (Channel 34; MEDWAY, ME; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Lincoln: Gary I. Gordon.

Lincoln fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Lincoln fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 98ft / 30.3mTotal length
  • 36,454Total average daily traffic
  • 1,821Total average daily truck traffic
  • 51,193Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lincoln)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Lincoln, ME)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lincoln)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Lincoln)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 24 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial 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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$128,2553$79,0738$118,2291$83,4702$127,7450$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$114,2700$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$79,4100$04$100,8431$14,2100$01$20,190
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$50,0800$02$107,5550$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0270.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$66,6601$91,370
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0270.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lincoln, ME
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lincoln, ME - Value

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 24. The highest number of fires - 49 took place in 2004, and the least - 0 in 2011. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Lincoln, ME When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (58.7%), and Outside Fires (25.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Lincoln, ME
    • 21358.7%Structure Fires
    • 9325.6%Outside Fires
    • 4712.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 102.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lincoln, ME
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Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lincoln, ME
  • 71.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 12.1%Other fuel
  • 9.7%Wood
  • 5.1%Electricity
  • 2.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lincoln, ME
  • 59.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 13.2%Electricity
  • 12.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.4%Wood
  • 3.4%Other fuel
  • 2.2%Coal or coke


Lincoln compared to Maine state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 21 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Raymond R. Emery (4)
  • Gary D. Bies (2)
  • James Arnold Vose (1)
  • Ashwani Sharma (1)

Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2021.