Turner, Maine

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Population in 2010: 5,734.
Population change since 2000: +15.3%
 
Males: 2,860  (49.9%)
Females: 2,874  (50.1%)
Median resident age:

41.1 years
Maine median age:

43.0 years

Zip codes: 04282.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $82,379 (it was $46,207 in 2000)
Turner:

$82,379
ME:

$58,924

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $40,460 (it was $23,439 in 2000)

Turner town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $199,144 (it was $99,400 in 2000)
Turner:

$199,144
ME:

$200,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $191,801; detached houses: $197,638; townhouses or other attached units: $196,106; in 2-unit structures: $229,076; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $116,610; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $241,762; mobile homes: $155,403
March 2019 cost of living index in Turner: 91.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Turner, ME (2010)
    • 5,45395.1%White alone
    • 1562.7%Hispanic
    • 621.1%Two or more races
    • 240.4%Black alone
    • 180.3%American Indian alone
    • 170.3%Asian alone
    • 20.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.03%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Maine and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Turner, Maine as of January 27, 2023.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Turner is 717 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: English (23.1%), French (17.3%), French Canadian (11.3%), United States (11.2%), Irish (9.1%), German (6.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 07/07/1786

Elevation: 303 feet

Land area: 59.6 square miles.

Population density: 96 people per square mile   (very low).

Turner, Maine map

126 residents are foreign born (1.6% Latin America, 0.5% Europe).

This town:

2.5%
Maine:

2.9%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Turner town:

1.4% ($1,441)
Maine:

1.5% ($1,417)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (41.6 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (141.1 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (300.1 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Buckfield, ME (2.5 miles ),
Leeds, ME (2.6 miles ),
Greene, ME (2.7 miles ),
Hebron, ME (2.7 miles ),
Hartford, ME (2.7 miles ),
Livermore, ME (3.1 miles ),
Minot, ME (3.2 miles ),
Wayne, ME (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 44.27 N, Longitude: 70.25 W

Area code: 207

Distribution of median household income in Turner, ME in 2019
Turner satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 41 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 1998: 33 buildings, average cost: $125,100
  • 1999: 37 buildings, average cost: $133,100
  • 2000: 31 buildings, average cost: $127,400
  • 2001: 27 buildings, average cost: $119,200
  • 2002: 44 buildings, average cost: $121,400
  • 2003: 60 buildings, average cost: $148,200
  • 2004: 39 buildings, average cost: $149,800
  • 2005: 44 buildings, average cost: $165,600
  • 2006: 32 buildings, average cost: $166,100
  • 2007: 18 buildings, average cost: $223,500
  • 2008: 13 buildings, average cost: $164,300
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $135,800
  • 2011: 10 buildings, average cost: $197,600
  • 2012: 13 buildings, average cost: $183,500
  • 2013: 15 buildings, average cost: $183,000
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $221,200
  • 2015: 9 buildings, average cost: $206,800
  • 2016: 18 buildings, average cost: $186,500
  • 2017: 21 buildings, average cost: $151,000
  • 2018: 21 buildings, average cost: $151,000
  • 2019: 20 buildings, average cost: $151,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Turner, ME residents
Average permit cost in Turner, ME
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.8%
Maine:

4.7%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Turner, ME
Historical housing units in Turner, ME
Most common industries in Turner, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (11.3%)
  • Educational services (9.8%)
  • Health care (8.6%)
  • Paper (6.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (18.6%)
  • Paper (8.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.5%)
  • Transportation equipment (3.6%)
  • Educational services (3.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (2.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (17.2%)
  • Health care (16.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.7%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Turner, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (2.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (2.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Carpenters (4.6%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.1%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.0%)

Average climate in Turner, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 56.2. This is better than average.

City:

56.2
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 11.8 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 11.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.402
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.18. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.18
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Turner-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Maine state average. It is 75% 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 171.4 miles away from Turner 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 50.6 miles away from Turner 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 172.3 miles away from Turner center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 204.6 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 85.9 miles away from Turner 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 38.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Androscoggin County (28) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 17, Storms: 12, Snows: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Turner topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Turner:

  • SEVILLE PARK PLAZA (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; AUBURN, ME)
  • MONTELLO MANOR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; LEWISTON, ME)
  • LOVELETT HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; AUBURN, ME)
  • AUBURN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; AUBURN, ME)
  • GOOD SHEPHERD HEALTH CARE - AUBURN (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; AUBURN, ME)
  • PROMENADE HEALTH CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; AUBURN, ME)
  • CENTRAL MAINE MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; LEWISTON, ME)

Airports located in Turner:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Turner:

  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 23 miles; Augusta, ME; Full-time enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 29 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 33 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 42 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 43 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of New England (about 57 miles; Biddeford, ME; FT enrollment: 4,539)
  • Plymouth State University (about 81 miles; Plymouth, NH; FT enrollment: 4,838)

Public high school in Turner:

Private high school in Turner:

  • CALVARY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 88, Location: 20 N MAIN ST, Grades: UG-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Turner:

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Library in Turner:

  • TURNER PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $45,176; Location: 98 MATTHEWS WAY; 15,450 books; 1,262 audio materials; 1,615 video materials; 52 other licensed databases)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Turner: Martin Stream Campsites (A), Keens Mills (B), Turner Volunteer Fire Department North Station (C), Turner Volunteer Fire Department South End Station (D), Turner Volunteer Fire Department Central Station (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Turner include: North Turner Presbyterian Church (A), Turner Village Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Wood Street Cemetery (1), Wilson Hill Cemetery (2), Maple Grove Cemetery (3), Harlow Cemetery (4), Turner Centerville Cemetery (5), Bear Pond Cemetery (6), Upper Street Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Black Pond (A), Crystal Pond (B), Frog Pond (C), Lard Pond (D), Lily Pond (E), Little Wilson Pond (F), Mud Pond (G), Pickerel Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Lively Brook (A), Red Brook (B), Martin Stream (C), Meadow Brook (D), Nezinscot River (E), House Brook (F), Bradford Brook (G), Blanchard Stream (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Eugene Hale - Politician, Royal Emerson Whitman - Army officer.

Androscoggin 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 Turner and their reported violations in the past:

MSAD 52 LEAVITT AREA HIGH SCH (Population served: 678, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
FORE SEASONS RESTAURANT (Population served: 675, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
MSAD 52 GREENE CENTRAL SCHOOL (Population served: 451, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-07-2011), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-07-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2011), St Public Notif received (DEC-07-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-20-2010), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-20-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-16-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-17-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-16-2009), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-16-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-16-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-21-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
POMDOROS ITALIAN BISTRO (Population served: 425, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-20-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-20-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-27-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-29-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-25-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-25-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-27-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-18-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-07-2009), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-07-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-04-2011), St Public Notif received (MAR-01-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
MSAD 52 TRIPP MIDDLE SCHOOL (Population served: 389, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
MSAD 52 TURNER PRIMARY SCHOOL (Population served: 286, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-01-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-01-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-28-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-11-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-25-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-25-2006), St Public Notif received (NOV-14-2006), St Compliance achieved (NOV-15-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-02-2009), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-02-2009), St Public Notif received (MAR-25-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2009)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
MSAD 52 LEEDS CENTRAL SCHOOL (Population served: 262, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-07-2007), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-07-2007), St Public Notif received (2 times from SEP-21-2007 to SEP-21-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAR-12-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
MSAD 52 TURNER ELEM SCHOOL (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • ANTIGONIS PIZZA-TURNER (Population served: 141, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • TURNER SQUARE APARTMENTS (Population served: 63, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.6 people
Maine:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

74.8%
Whole state:

62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

9.9%
Whole state:

9.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

5.5%
Whole state:

10.9%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

2.2%
Whole state:

4.1%
3 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010
3 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
6 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
3 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with branches in Turner (2011 data):

  • Androscoggin Savings Bank: Turner Branch at 207 Auburn Rd Route 4, branch established on 1990/12/31. Info updated 2008/07/01: Bank assets: $707.2 mil, Deposits: $506.9 mil, headquarters in Lewiston, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Androscoggin Bancorp, Mhc

For population 15 years and over in Turner:

Marital status in Turner, ME
  • Never married: 21.0%
  • Now married: 64.1%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 8.8%

For population 25 years and over in Turner:

  • High school or higher: 88.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Maine average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Turner, ME (based on Androscoggin County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic24,4806
Evangelical Protestant6,38337
Mainline Protestant5,08227
Other1,0978
Orthodox2251
Black Protestant1821
None70,253-
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: 18
Here:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 21
Here:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 63
This county:

5.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 84
Androscoggin County:

7.87 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

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

8.0%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Androscoggin County:

27.9%
State:

25.0%

5.77% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($41,393 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.77%
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 Cumberland County, ME  1.65% ($42,263 average AGI)
from Oxford County, ME  0.62% ($36,929)
from Kennebec County, ME  0.58% ($36,402)


5.77% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($44,439 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.77%
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  1.20% ($52,487 average AGI)
to Kennebec County, ME  0.72% ($41,631)
to Oxford County, ME  0.63% ($32,764)

Businesses in Turner, ME

  • Dunkin Donuts: 1
  • Subway: 1
  • True Value: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Turner:

  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLAM (1470 AM; 5 kW; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCNM (1240 AM; 1 kW; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAMILY RADIO, 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)
  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKTQ (1450 AM; 1 kW; SOUTH PARIS, ME; Owner: PENNESSEEWASSEE BROADCASTING CO 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.)
  • WZAN (970 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WLOB (1310 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Turner:

  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCYI (93.9 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBLM (102.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLOB-FM (96.3 FM; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WMEA (90.1 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTHT (107.5 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WTBM (100.7 FM; MEXICO, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTOS-FM (105.1 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMEK-FM (99.9 FM; AUBURN, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WJBQ (97.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOXO-FM (92.7 FM; NORWAY, ME; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBCI (105.9 FM; BATH, ME; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSCY (106.9 FM; MOULTONBOROUGH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WMTW-FM (106.7 FM; NORTH WINDHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WABK-FM (104.3 FM; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWWA (95.3 FM; WINSLOW, ME; Owner: LIGHT OF LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WCLZ (98.9 FM; BRUNSWICK, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMME-FM (92.3 FM; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKCG (101.3 FM; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Turner:

  • WPFO (Channel 23; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: CMCG PORTLAND LICENSE LLC)
  • WGME-TV (Channel 13; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: WGME LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCBB (Channel 10; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMTW-TV (Channel 8; POLAND SPRING, ME; Owner: WMTW BROADCAST GROUP, LLC)
  • WCSH (Channel 6; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPXT (Channel 51; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: HMW, INC.)
  • WPME (Channel 35; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: KB PRIME MEDIA LLC)
  • W32CA (Channel 32; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
Turner fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Turner fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 144ft / 43.5mTotal length
  • 78,297Total average daily traffic
  • 4,879Total average daily truck traffic
  • 92,617Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Turner, ME - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 31970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Turner, ME

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Turner)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • General Turner Hill Rd Near Jct Rtes 4 & 117 (Lat: 44.261194 Lon: -70.262000), Call Sign: WNAJ939, Licensee ID: L00809500,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.265 MHz, 154.310 MHz, Grant Date: 06/21/2000, Expiration Date: 10/23/2004, Cancellation Date: 10/07/2004, Registrant: Androscoggin County Of Maine, Eoc 2 College Street, Lewiston, ME 04240-7101, Phone: (207) 784-0147, Fax: (207) 784-0149, Email:
  • 150 Main Street Old Rt 4 Near Jct Rt 117 (Lat: 44.254528 Lon: -70.252833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 19 m, Overall height: 26 m, Call Sign: KNIQ350,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.115 MHz, 154.115 MHz, Grant Date: 06/18/2013, Expiration Date: 06/01/2023, Registrant: County Of Androscoggin, 2 College Street, Lewiston, ME 04240-7101, Phone: (207) 784-0147, Fax: (207) 795-8983, Email:
  • Fire Station General Turner Hill Rd Turner Village (Lat: 44.253694 Lon: -70.255056), Call Sign: KVA757,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.845 MHz, Grant Date: 02/13/2013, Expiration Date: 03/30/2023, Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, 1588 Fairfield Road Ste 7, Gettsbury, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • Main St Old Rt 4 Near Jct Rt 117 (Lat: 44.254528 Lon: -70.252833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 17 m, Overall height: 19 m, Call Sign: KNIQ355, Licensee ID: L00809500,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.115 MHz, Grant Date: 07/26/1999, Expiration Date: 07/26/2004, Cancellation Date: 03/05/2005, Certifier: Peter Van Gagnon, Registrant: County Of Androscoggin, 2 College St, Lewiston, ME 04240-7101, Phone: (207) 784-0147, Fax: (207) 784-0149
  • Eoc Central Fire Sta General Turner Hill Rd Near Jct Old Rt 4 And 117 (Lat: 44.258139 Lon: -70.255056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 19 m, Call Sign: WNAJ912,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.265 MHz, 154.310 MHz, Grant Date: 03/16/2015, Expiration Date: 03/09/2025, Certifier: Peter Van Gagnon, Registrant: County Of Androscoggin, 2 College Street, Lewiston, ME 04240-7101, Phone: (207) 784-0147, Fax: (207) 795-8983, Email:
  • Lat: 44.315611 Lon: -70.213667, Call Sign: WQXV588,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.350 MHz, Grant Date: 06/21/2016, Expiration Date: 06/21/2026, Certifier: Rodney Guptil, Registrant: Communications Consultant, 11 Alling Dr, Gray, ME 04039, Phone: (207) 831-3708

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Poplar Hill, 87 Lard Pond Road (Lat: 44.197750 Lon: -70.241472), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 54.6 m, Overall height: 56 m, Call Sign: WQSD603,
    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, Grant Date: 09/05/2013, Expiration Date: 09/05/2023, Cancellation Date: 09/17/2020, Certifier: Jessica B Lyons, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S. Akard Street, Room 2100, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Turner)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Turner)

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 20. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 44 took place in 2016, and the least - 5 in 2008. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Turner, ME When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (61.4%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (18.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Turner, ME
    • 19761.4%Structure Fires
    • 5818.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 4915.3%Outside Fires
    • 175.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Turner, ME
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Turner, ME
  • 84.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 9.2%Wood
  • 5.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Turner, ME
  • 66.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 12.3%Electricity
  • 9.5%Wood
  • 8.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.9%Utility gas
  • 1.6%No fuel used


Turner compared to Maine state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Turner on our top lists:

  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: other construction workers and helpers (population 5,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: private households (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: leather and allied products (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: paper (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: paper (population 5,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: electronic shopping and mail-order houses (population 5,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: leather and allied products (population 5,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: beverage and tobacco products (population 5,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: printing workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: other transportation workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: bus drivers (population 5,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: plant and system operators (population 5,000+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: special education teachers (population 5,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: gasoline stations (population 5,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: printing and related support activities (population 5,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: textile mills and textile products (population 5,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: farm supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
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