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YORK, MAINE, 03909 York County

U.S. Census Indicator State Rank County Rank
Population 12,854  16 of 491 4 of 29
Median Income $ 56,171 9 of 491 1 of 29
Unemployment 3.20% 107 of 491 12 of 29
Mil Rate('03) $ 9.70 20 of 491 1 of 29
*2003 mil rates provided by Maine State Planning Office

Town Government
186 YORK ST, YORK ME, 03909
GOVERNMENT TYPE:
Selectmen/Town Meeting/Manager

For even more information, visit the TOWN OF YORK, Maine 03909 WEB SITE.

York County
Name  Position Phone
MARK GREEN MANAGER 363-1000
MARY-ANNE SZENIAWSKI MUNICIPAL CLERK 363-1003
MARGARET MCINTOSH MUNICIPAL TREASURER 363-1000
MARY-ANNE SZENIAWSKI TAX COLLECTOR 363-1003
DAVID BALLOU ASSESSMENT REVIEW 363-1005
FRANK KALWELL ASSESSMENT REVIEW 363-1005
PHIL KIMBALL ASSESSMENT REVIEW 363-1005
RICHARD MACE SINGLE ASSESSOR 363-1005
RICHARD MIRICK ASSESSMENT REVIEW 363-1005
ROBIN SHAW ASSESSMENT REVIEW 363-1005
MICHELLE MOODY SELECTMAN 363-1000
MICHAEL PALUMBO SELECTMAN 363-1000
STANLEY WILSON SELECTMAN 363-1000
TORBERT MACDONALD SELECTMAN 363-1000
CAROLE ALLEN SELECTMAN 363-1000

State Government Elected Officials
Type Elected Official Address Town Phone
US Senator Dist. 1 Susan Collins (R) 172 Russell Senate Office Bld. Washington, D.C. (202) 224-2523
US Senator Dist. 2 Olympia Snowe (R) 154 Russell Senate Office Bld. Washington, D.C. (202) 224-5344
US House of Rep. Dist. 2 Michael Michaud (D) 437 Cannon House Office Bld. Washington, D.C. (202) 225-6306
US House of Rep. Dist. 1 Thomas Allen (D) 1717 Longworth House Office Bld. Washington, D.C. (202) 225-6116
Maine Senate Dist. 35 Kenneth F. Lemont (R) 154 WHIPPLE ROAD KITTERY (207) 439-3698
Maine House of Rep. Dist. 3 Sarah O. Lewin (R) 8 Pleasant Street Eliot (207) 439-0354
Maine House of Rep. Dist. 2 Mary Black Andrews (R) 121 Old Post Road York (207) 363-4714

Enrolled & Registered Voter Breakdown
Republican Democrat Green Unenrolled Total
3880 (32.61%) 2789 (23.44%) 107 ( 0.90%) 5123 (43.05%) 11899
*Data from State of Maine. Last Updated June 2002

Working in YORK

According to the U.S. 2000 Census, YORK contained 5233 households which contributed a total labor force of 6671 with an unemployment rate of 3.2%. There were 3107 women respresented in the labor force accounting for 46.6% of the total workforce. The median income per household in York was $ 56,171. 85.6% of workers drive their own vehicles to work with an average commute time of 27 minutes.
How does income vary?
Income % %
LT $10k 4.61%  
$10K-$15K 3.69%  
$15K-$25K 9.50%  
$25K-$35K 11.8% 29.6%
$35K-$50K 14.8%  
$50K-$75K 21.0%  
$75K-$100K 15.2% 51%
$100K-$150K 10.8%  
$150K-$200K 2.73%  
$200K+ 5.75% 19.4%

 

How do people get to work? What kind of work do people do?
Method Pct.
Drive 85.6%
Carpool 5.49%
Public Trans. 0.22%
Walk: 2.26%
Other: 1.47%
Work at Home: 4.92%
Vocation Pct.
Professional: 44.1%
Service: 13.0%
Sales/Office: 26.5%
Farming /Fishing / Manufacturing: 1.2%
Agriculture / Forestry: 1.7%
Manufacturing: 11.40%
Education / Health / Social:  24.3%
Science: 10.6%
Retail: 10.6%
Wholesale: 4.9%
Arts / Entertainment: 8.3%
Public Admin: 2.9%
 
**Based on data from the 2000 United States Census

Living in YORK

OWNING A HOME
According to the 2000 U.S. Census, there were a total of 8,053 housing units in YORK with an occupancy rate of 65.0%. 85.6% of housing units represent one-family dwellings. The average price of a home was $190,500


What types of properties do people own?


Type of Home Pct.
One-Family Homes 85.6%
Two-Units 4.1%
3- to 4-Units 3.2%
5- to 9-Units 1.7%
10- to 19-Units 1.3%
20 plus Units 0.7%
Mobile Homes 3.2%


Link to MAINEREALESTATEHUNTER
Price: $144,000.00

City/State: Bangor, ME 04401
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 0

BANGOR - 2 unit/2 BR ea. new vinyl, windows, elect. many other updates, rent or own-er occupy. $144,000. 848-2042 view home
How old are properties in YORK?

When Built
Pct.
1999-2000
3.3%
1995 - 1998
7.7%
1990 - 1994
7.8%
1980 - 1989
21.4%
1970 - 1979
18.4%
1960 - 1969
10.3%
1940 - 1959
12.6%
Before 1940
18.6%

RENTING
According to the 200 U.S. Census, YORK contained 899 rental units with an average monthly rental rate of $773.

 What are monthly rental rates in YORK?
Rental Rate Pct.
Less than $200 1.0%
$200 - $300 1.0%
$300 - $500 9.3%
$500 - $750 28.8%
$750-$1000 27.1%
$1000 - $1500 15.6%
$1500+ 6.9%
How much do people spend on rent as a percentage of income?
Pct. of Income Pct.
LT 15% 17.5%
15% - 20% 14.2%
20% - 25% 11.0%
25% - 29% 10.3%
30% - 35% 6.0%
35% + 29.7%
Not Reported 11.2%
**Based on data from the 2000 United States Census

Schools in YORK

School MSAD Address Phone: Enroll Grades
Brixham Montessori Friends Sch
   Principal: Alica B. Johnson-Grafe
NA 435 Cider Hill Road 3512700 0 EK - 5
Coastal Ridge Elementary
   Principal: Jane A. Stephenson
York School Department 1 Coastal Ridge Drive 3631800 389 2 - 4
Herne Schools of Discovery
   Principal: Cherie Herne
NA 117 Woodbridge Road 3638631 0 1 - 2
Village Elementary School
   Principal: Ruth D. Dealy
York School Department 124 York Street 3634870 348 K - 2
York High School
   Principal: Robert E. Stevens
York School Department 1 Robert Stevens Drive 3633621 666 9 - 12
York Middle School
   Principal: Barbara F. Quinn
York School Department 30 Organug Road 3634214 705 5 - 8