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; Mon., Tues., Wed., Fri. 9 a.m.-noon, Thurs. 4-7 p.m.; 348-6060, fax 348-9398 Email: [email protected]

Town Government: Board of Selectmen (3)

Town Manager: Jim Fisher

Board Chr.: Lewis Ellis 348-2421

Administrative Assistant: Deborah Mantel 348-2324

Town Clerk: Heather Cormier 348-2324

Treasurer: Myra Weed 348-6060

Tax Collector: Myra Weed 348-6060

Assessor: Board of Selectmen 348-2324

Registrar of Voters: Heather Cormier 348-6060

Emergency Management: Lewis C. Ellis 348-2324

Welfare Director: Board of Selectmen 348-2324

Road Commissioner: Bert Schmidt 348-2324

Code Enforcement: Judy Jenkins 266-0785

Plumbing Inspector: Rob Brown 479-1405

Constable: Vacant

Fire Chief: Brent Morey 348-6133

Animal Control Officer: Allan Van Reijsen (401) 829-2303

Supt. of Schools: Chris Elkington 548-9100

School Board (6): Chr. Skip Greenlaw; meets first Tues. each month

Planning Board (5): Chr. P. Jeremy Stewart 348-9963; meets as needed

Board of Appeals (6): Chr. Tony Eaton 348-2862; meets as needed

House Dist. 20 — Rep. Walter A. Kumiega III (D)

Senate Dist. 31 — Sen. Brian D. Langley (R)

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

Zoning: Wind power; flood plain; subdivision; shoreland, last amended 2006

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: Spectrum (800) 892-4357

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

Churches: Congregational 3, Episcopal 1, Reorganized Latter-day Saints 1, Advent Christian 1

Bank: Bar Harbor Bank & Trust

Population: 1980: 1,492; 1990: 1,892; 2000: 1,876; 2010: 1,975

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

2010 Population by Ages
0-4 73
5-19 294
20-44 443
45-64 609
65 up 556
TOTAL 1,975

Median Age 51.6

Registered and Unenrolled Voters
Democrat 599
Green Independent 67
Republican 394
Libertarian 4
Unenrolled 683
Total 1,747

2017 Mill Rate: .0212 4,559