About Deer Isle



Acreage:
15,550 (Sq. Mi.: Land 29.7, water 94.0)

Municipal Building:
70 Church Street, P.O. Box 46, Deer Isle 04627; Treasurer Mon., Tues., Wed., Fri. 9 a.m.-12 noon, Thurs. 14-7 p.m., Clerk Mon., Wed. 9 a.m.-12 noon, Thurs. 4-7 p.m., Selectmen Mon.-Fri. 12 noon-4 p.m.; 348-6060, fax 348-9398

2010 Election Results

Town Government:
Board of Selectmen (3)

Board Chr.:
Neville C. Hardy 348-2324

Town Clerk:
Rebekah Knowlton 348-9398

Treasurer:
Myra Weed 348-6060

Tax Collector:
Myra Weed 348-6060

Assessor:
Board of Selectmen 348-2324

Registrar of Voters:
Rebekah Knowlton 348-9398

Emergency Management:
Larry Gray 348-2324

Welfare Director:
Board of Selectmen 348-2324

Road Commissioner:
Paul Gray 348-5202

Code Enforcement:
Hubert Billings 348-6677

Plumbing Inspector:
Darrell Brown 348-2360

Constable:
Neville C. Hardy 348-2324

Fire Chief:
Brent Morey 348-6133

Animal Control Officer:
Charles Berhalter 348-9303

Health Officer:
Board of Selectmen 348-2324

Supt. of Schools:
Robert E. Webster 359-8400

School Board (3):
Chr. Walter Kumiega 348-2548; meets first Tues. each month

Planning Board (4):
Chr. P. Jeremy Stewart 348-9963; meets as needed

Board of Appeals (6):
Chr. George Aldrich 348-6776; meets as needed

House Dist. 36:
Rep. WAlter Kumiega (D)

Senate Dist. 28:
Sen. Brian Langley (R)

County Commissioner Dist. 2:
Percy L. Brown Jr. (R)

Zoning:
Shoreland 1989, last amended 2000; clam ordinance 2002, last amended 2002; subdivision, flood plain and 911 ordinances

Comprehensive Plan:
2006

Last Townwide Valuation:
1992

Fiscal Year:
Jan. 1- Dec. 31

Town Meeting:
First Mon. in March

Municipal Election:
First Mon. in March

Fire Department:
Volunteer 911

Ambulance:
Memorial Amulance Corps 348-2300
Peninsula Ambulance Corps 374-9900

Library:
Chase Emerson Memorial Library 348-2899

Schools:
Deer Isle-Stonington Elementary School 348-6301
Deer Isle-Stonington High School 348-2303

Post Office:
Deer Isle 04627, 348-6944
Little Deer Isle 348-6812
Sunset 348-6989

Trash Collection:
Town Transfer Station 348-9320

Recycling:
Town Transfer Station 348-9320

Cable TV:
Adelphia 888-683-1000

Chamber of Commerce:
Deer Isle-Stonington Chamber of Commerce 348-6124

Churches:
Congregational 3, Reorganized Latter Day Saints 1, Advent Christian Church 1

Bank:
Bar Harbor Bank & Trust

Population:
1980: 1,492
1990: 1,892
2000: 1,876

Year-round/Seasonal Residences:
1980: 726/375
1990: 792/681
2000: 860/715

2000 Population by Ages
0-4              86
5-19           373
20-44         497
45-64         498
65 up         422
TOTAL     1,876

Median Age:
44.2

Taxation History
Valuation            Mill             Raised
Year       (000’s)            Rate           (000’s)
1960    $   1,369          .060             $   83
1970        1,940           .078                148
1980       59,129          .0092               541
1990       81,269          .0151            1,227
2000      165,206         .01450          2,395
2001      170,804         .0154            2,630
2002      174,440         .01645          2,870
2003      179,337         .01700          3,049
2004      185,521         .01730          3,210
2005      188,662         .01880          3,547
2006      193,854         .01855          3,596
2007      197,276         .01890          3,729
2008      200,541         .01980          3,971
2009      204,273         .02054          4,196