About Surry

Acreage: 23,812

Sq. Mi.: Land 37.2 Water 14.1

Municipal Building: 741 North Bend Road, P.O. Box 147, Surry 04684; Tues.-Fri. 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m.; 667-5912, fax 667-5187, surry.govoffice.com, e-mail [email protected]

Town Government: Board of Selectmen (3)

Board Chr.: Stephen Bemiss 667-5912

Office Manager: Angela Smith 667-5912

Town Clerk: Angela Smith 667-5912

Treasurer: Tom Welgoss 667-5912

Tax Collector: Darcel Winslow 667-5912

Assessor: R.J.D. Appraisal, Dale W. Sprinkle 667-5912

Registrar of Voters: Angela Smith 667-5912

Emergency Management: Jeff Grantham 667-5912

Welfare Director: Rebecca Collison 667-5912

Road Commissioner: Stanley Saunders 667-5912

Code Enforcement: Tim Ferrell 667-5912

Building/Plumbing Inspector: Tim Ferrell 667-5912

Constable: Richard Bishop 667-5912

Fire Chief: Richard Black 669-5805

Animal Control Officer: Tim Ferrell 266-0863

Health Officer: William Caddoo 667-5912

Harbor Master: William Caddoo 667-5912

Supt. of Schools: Mark Hurvitt 667-7571

School Board (5): Chr. Marlene Tallent 667-9358; meets first & third Tues. each month

Planning Board (7): Chr. William Barker: Meets fourth Wed. each month

Board of Appeals (5): meets as needed

House Dist. 133 — Rep. Ralph Chapman (D)

Senate Dist. 7 — Sen. Brian D. Langley (R)

County Commissioner Dist. 1 — Bill Clark (R)

Zoning: Unified Development Ordinances, implemented 1992, last amended 2011

Comprehensive Plan: 1991

Last Townwide Valuation: 2010

Fiscal Year: July 1-June 30

Town Meeting: Fourth Mon. in April

Municipal Election: Fri. preceding fourth Mon. in April

Fire Department: Volunteer 911

Ambulance: County Ambulance 667-3200; Peninsula Ambulance Corps 374-9955

School: Surry Elementary School 667-9358

Post Office: Surry 04684, 667-4086

Trash Collection/Recycling: Blue Hill/Surry Transfer Station 374-5458

Cable TV: Spectrum (800) 892-4357

Churches: Methodist 1, nondenominational 2

Population: 1980: 894; 1990: 1,004; 2000: 1,361; 2010: 1,466

Year-round/Seasonal Residences: 1980: 379/282; 1990: 437/325; 2000: 575/338

2010 Population by Ages
0-4 73
5-19 206
20-44 371
45-64 502
65 up 314
TOTAL 1,466

Median Age 49

Registered and Unenrolled Voters
Democrat 434
Green Independent 65
Libertarian 5
Republican 438
Unenrolled 380
Total 1,322

2017 Mill Rate: .00865