About Gouldsboro

Acreage: 28,446

Sq. Mi.: Land 46.1 Water 54.7

Villages: Gouldsboro, South Gouldsboro, Birch Harbor, Prospect Harbor, Corea

Municipal Building: 59 Main St.,  P.O. Box 68, Prospect Harbor 04669; Mon., Tues., Thurs., Fri. 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Wed. 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; 963-5589, fax 963-2986, gouldsborotown.com, e-mail [email protected]

Town Government: Town Manager, Board of Selectmen (5)

Town Manager: Yvonne P. Wilkinson 963-5589

Board Chr.: Dana B. Rice 963-5589

Town Clerk: Yvonne P Wilkinson 963-5589

Treasurer: Yvonne P. Wilkinson 963-5589

Tax Collector: Yvonne P Wilkinson 963-5589

Assessor: Gary Geaghan 963-5589

Registrar of Voters: Yvonne P. Wilkinson 963-5589

Emergency Management: Charles Pomaski 963-5589

Welfare Director: Yvonne P. Wilkinson 963-5589

Road Commissioner: James Watson 963-5589

Code Enforcement: John Fuhrman 963-5589

Building/Plumbing Inspector: Charles Peterson 963-5589

Police Chief: Glenn Grant 963-5589

Fire Chief: Gary Grovogel 963-5589

Animal Control Officer: Glenn Grant 963-5589

Health Officer: Benjamin Newman, M.D. 963-2001

Harbor Master: Dana B. Rice 963-5589

Supt. of Schools: Suzanne B. Lukas 667-8136

School Board: Rep. Deborah Bisson

Planning Board (5 reg. 2 alt.): Chr. Raymond S. Jones 963-5589; meets first and third Tues. each month

Board of Appeals (7): Chr. Carol Lingle 963-5589; meets as needed

House Dist. 34 — Richard S. Malaby (R)

Senate Dist. 28 — Sen. Brian D. Langley (R)

County Commissioner Dist. 1 — Steven E. Joy (R)

Zoning: Shoreland, subdivision, shellfish; last amended 2010

Comprehensive Plan: 2005

Last Townwide Valuation: 2007

Fiscal Year: July 1-June 30

Town Meeting: Wed. following second Tues. in June

Municipal Election: Second Tues. in June

Fire Department: Volunteer 911

Ambulance: County Ambulance 667-3200

Library: Dorcas Library 963-4027

School: Peninsula School 963-2003

Post Offices: Gouldsboro 04607, 963-7148; Birch Harbor 04613, 963-7652; Prospect Harbor 04669, 963-7183; Corea 04624, 963-2277

Trash Collection: Roland Robinson 546-2787

Recycling: Robert Harmon 963-7224

Cable TV: Time Warner (877) 596-5366

Chamber of Commerce: Schoodic Area Chamber of Commerce 963-7658

Churches: Methodist 1, Baptist 2,

Population: 1980: 1,574;  1990: 1,987; 2000: 1,941

Year-round/Seasonal Residences: 1980: 622/346;  1990: 746/412; 2000: 857/471

2010 Population by Ages
0-4           87
5-19         247
20-44       391
45-64       610
65 up       402
TOTAL    1,737

Median Age 50.3

Registered and Unenrolled Voters
Democrat     372
Green Independent      79
Republican      512
Unenrolled      577
Total     1,542

Tax Rate
Year      Valuation (000’s)     Mil Rate      Raised (000’s)
2012      406,753                 .00795        3,234