About Gouldsboro



Acreage:
28,446 (Sq. Mi.: Land 46.1, water 54.7)

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

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

2010 Election Results

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:
Maureen Hall 963-5589

Emergency Management:
Andrew Sankey 963-7313

Welfare Director:
Yvonne P Wilkinson 963-5589

Road Commissioner:
Jim Watson 963-5589

Code Enforcement:
John Fuhrman 963-5589

Building Inspector:
John Fuhrman 963-5589

Plumbing Inspector:
Charles Peterson 483-2398

Police Chief:
Vacant 963-5589

Constables:
James Malloy, Glenn Grant, Harry Larrabee, Jamie Debow 963-5589

Fire Chief:
Gary Grovogel 963-5589

Animal Control Officer:
James Malloy, Glenn Grant 963-5589

Health Officer:
Benjamin Newman, M.D. 963-5589

Harbor Master:
Dana B. Rice 963-5589

Supt. of Schools:
William T. Webster Jr. 667-8136

School Board (3):
RSU 24

Planning Board (5 reg. 2 alt.):
Chr. Raymond S. Jones 963-7622; meets first and third Tues. each month

Board of Appeals (7):
Chr. Andy Sankey 963-7313; meets as needed

House Dist. 34:
Rep. Richard Malaby (R)

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

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

Zoning:
Shoreland, land use, subdivision, shellfish; last amended 2006

Comprehensive Plan:
1993

Last Townwide Valuation:
2006

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 963-5584

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

Trash Collection:
Lilac Sunrise Disposal 454-3637

Recycling:
Tatum McLean 963-5589

Cable TV:
Time Warner 877-596-5366

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

Churches:
Methodist 1, Baptist 2, Assembly of God 1

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

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

2000 Population by Ages:
0-4       88
5-19     342
20-44   619
45-64   556
65 up   336
TOTA  1,941

Median Age:
42.3

Taxation History:
Valuation          Mill      Raised
Year     (000’s)            Rate     (000’s)
1960    $    752            .100     $        76
1970       4,663            .030            141
1980      30,760           .017            523
1990    120,229          .0103       1,204
2000    144,423          .01372     1,938
2001    144,669          .01561     2,258
2002    148,207          .01550     2,297
2003    152,207          .01620     2,466
2004    191,477          .01320     2,527
2005    259,101          .01100     2,850
2006    394,222          .00760     2,996
2007    397,600          .00740     2,942
2008    405,348          .00740     3,000
2009    405,041          .00800     3,240