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Wondows 7 or newer operating
Town of Osborn
Municipal Volunteer Fire Department
Our Fire Department
serves 5 local
communities and includes
personnel that are very
skilled in fire control.
For a donation the
Osborn Fire Department
is available to the
public to burn fields or
old camps. Weather and
wind are important
factors, and these must
be taken into
scheduling a burn, so
please be flexible when
scheduling. Our Fire
Chief, Shelly Cressler,
can be reached at
or by phone at (207) 584-3424
to schedule a burn.
Osborn was organized as
Plantation 21 MD BPP on March 5, 1895. The name was changed to Osborn
on April 4, 1923. Osborn was incorporated as a
Town on February 11, 1976.
As of the 2000
census, there were 69 people, 30 households, and
21 families residing in the town. The population
density was 1.9 people per square mile. There
were 108 housing units at an average density of
3.0 per square mile.
There were 30 households, of
which 30.0% had children under the age of 18 living
with them, 53.3% were married couples and 26.7%
20.0% of all households were made
up of individuals and 13.3% had someone living
alone who was 65 years of age or older. The
average household size was 2.3 and the average
family size was 2.59.
The median income for a
household in the town was $33,750, and the
median income for a family was $34,500.
18.8% of the population was under the age of 18,
8.7% from 18 to 24, 23.2% from 25 to 44, 34.8%
from 45 to 64, and 14.5% were 65 years of age or
older. The median age was 44 years. For every
100 females there were 86.5 males.
The Free Encyclopedia
January Select Board meeting is the 23rd at 6
January 31st is the Moratorium Hearing at 6:30 p.m.
Bids are due February 14 at 6 p.m. for the
Fire Department's lightly used 2011 Stealth Trailer.
Invitation to bid (with photo) and
submission form are on the documents page or at the town office.
|Osborn is a small town in Hancock County.
The latitude of Osborn is 44.767N. The longitude is
It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is
According to the United States Census Bureau, the
town has a total area of 38.4 square miles, of which
35.6 square miles (92.6%) is land and 2.8 square miles
(7.40%) is water.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was
|Tuesday nights 6:00 to 8:00 PM and Saturday mornings
9:00 to 12:00 AM
Registrar hours: Tuesday 6-8 p.m. and
Saturday 9 a.m. until 12 noon.
Select Board meets 3rd Wednesday of each month, 6:00 p.m.
Town Mailing Address
197 Moose Hill Rd., Osborn, ME 04605