About Sorrento

Acreage: 2,580

Sq. Mi.: Land 4.0 Water 10.9

Municipal Building: 79 Pomola Ave., Sorrento, 04677; Mon., Thurs. 8 a.m.-noon, 2-5 p.m., Tues. noon-6 p.m., Wed., Thurs. 8 a.m.-noon, 2-5 p.m. Fri. 8 a.m.-noon; 422-6889, fax 422-3737, email: [email protected]

Town Government: Board of Selectmen (3)

Board Chr.: Dan Bierman Sr. 422-6889

Town Clerk: Esther L. Clement 422-6889

Treasurer: Esther L. Clement 422-6889

Tax Collector: Esther L. Clement 422-6889

Registrar of Voters: Judith M. High 422-6889

Assessor: Mark Gibson 745-3823

Emergency Management: Joey Clark 422-6570

Road Commissioner: Joey Clark 422-6889

Code Enforcement: Rebecca Albright 537-3263

Plumbing Inspector: Rebecca Albright 537-3263

Fire Chief: Joey Clark 422-9551

Animal Control Officer: Marie Zwicker 266-5027/Beverly Merchant 422-9504

Health Officer: Marie Zwicker 460-8920 or 266-5027

Harbor Master: Louis Sutherland Jr. 422-6727

Supt. of Schools: Michael Eastman 422-2017

School Board (3): Chr. Roy Gott 422-9115

Planning Board (5): Chr. Elisabeth Hayward; meets 4th Wed. of month 422-6889

Board of Appeals (3): Vacant; meets as needed

House Dist. 136 ā€” Rep. Richard S. Malaby (R)

Senate Dist. 7 ā€” Sen. Brian D. Langley (R)

County Commissioner Dist. 1 ā€” Bill Clark (R)

Zoning: Shoreland; implemented 1993; last amended 2009

Comprehensive Plan: 1995

Last Townwide Valuation: 2010

Fiscal Year: July 1-June 30

Town Meeting: Tues. following first Mon. after Labor Day

Municipal Election: First Mon. following Labor DayFire Department: Volunteer 911

Ambulance: County Ambulance 667-3200

Libraries: Sorrento Free Library 422-8255 (summer only), Frenchmanā€™s Bay Library 422-2307
Schools: Mountain View School 422-3200; Sumner Memorial High School 422-3510

Post Office: Sorrento 04677, 422-6896

Water Service: Long Pond Water District 422-3499

Trash Collection: Harris Downeast Disposal 584-3030

Recycling: Curbside, Coastal Recycling 422-6766

Cable TV: Spectrum (800) 892-4357

Churches: United Methodist 1, Episcopal 1

Population: 1980: 276; 1990: 295; 2000: 290; 2010: 254

Year-round/Seasonal Residences: 1980: 105/92; 1990: 136/137; 2000: 136/146

2010 Population by Ages
0-4 10
5-19 25
20-44 71
45-64 106
65 up 62
TOTAL 254

Median Age 52.5

Registered and Unenrolled Voters
Democrat 108
Green Independent 7
Libertarian 0
Republican 91
Unenrolled 82
Total 288

2017 Mill Rate: .0085