About our Town

Baileyville, Maine

Population 1,686 (2000 census)

Access to Markets

International Port:
Eastport (600+ pier) 33 miles
Rail Service is still active to center of Baileyville
Commercial Highway: Route 1, Route 9
Airports: Bangor International Airport; Princeton Municipal Airport

Distance (in miles) to:

Bangor – 90
Boston – 323
Saint Andrews – 25
Saint John – 73
Portland – 223
Quebec – 252

Workforce

Current Labor Market: 869
Unemployment rate: 10.8%
Est. Self-employed (1990): 4.8%
Educational Attainment:
High School graduate or higher: 78%
Associate Degree or higher: 14.8%
Largest Employer: Woodland Pulp LLC, AOS 90

Capital

Down East Credit Union
Machias Savings Bank

Education

K-12: Woodland Elementary School, Woodland High School – AOS 90
Post Secondary

University of Maine at Machias
Washington County Community College, Calais

Services

H.G. Sears Medical Building
Calais Regional Hospital
Telephone Service/Fiber: Fairpoint Communications
Local Internet Providers: Fairpoint Communications, Time Warner
Quality of Life

Median Home Price: $85,000
Low crime rate
Abundant Recreation

Golf Course: Calais
Churches: Church of the Living Stone, St. James Catholic Church, Peoples United Methodist Church, Woodland Baptist Church