Capital Area


Po Box 2626
Augusta, ME 04338
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Notable Rates APY Vs.Others
Savings 0.05% 0.65% →
1-Year CD 0.40% 0.67% →
2-Year CD 0.60% 0.75% →
5-Year CD N.A. 1.15% →
30-Year Mortgage N.A. 2.72% →
15-Year Mortgage N.A. 2.36% →
HELOC N.A. 2.79% →

2021 Overview

General Credit Union Information

Capital Area is an NCUA insured institution located in Augusta, ME. It was founded in 1954 and has approximately $54.1 millions in assets.

NCUA Insured Yes / Federally Chartered
Charter Number # # 9919
Date Established 1954
Assets $54.10 million
Loans $35.98 million
Deposits $46.43 million
Capital $7.27 million

Field of Membership Restrictions

Must live, work, worship or attend school, a business and/or other legal entities located in Kennebec, Waldo or Lincoln County, and/or a relative of a current member or reside in the same household.

Deposit Rates - May 6, 2021

Your Current Location: Connecticut, CT 06828

Savings and Money Market Rates (Share Account Rates) APY MIN MAX
0.05% $2,500 $4,999 Learn More
CD Rates (Share Certificate Rates) APY MIN MAX
6 Mo CD
0.20% $10,000 $14,999 Learn More
6 Mo CD
0.20% $100,000 $199,999 Learn More
12 Mo CD
0.40% $10,000 $14,999 Learn More
12 Mo CD
0.40% $100,000 $199,999 Learn More
24 Mo CD
0.60% $10,000 $14,999 Learn More
24 Mo CD
0.60% $100,000 $199,999 Learn More
36 Mo CD
0.80% $10,000 $14,999 Learn More
36 Mo CD
0.80% $100,000 $199,999 Learn More

Loan Rates - May 6, 2021

Your Current Location: Connecticut, CT 06828

There are currently no loan rates available for CAPITAL AREA

Please contact the bank for questions about their loan products. In the meantime you may wish to consider these offerings:

Featured - Connecticut 30 Year Fixed Mortgage Rates 2021

Lender APR Rate (%) Points Fees Monthly
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NMLS ID: 1907
2.798% 2.750% -0.38 $1,562 $1,021 Learn More

Featured - Connecticut Home Equity Line Of Credit Rates 2021

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Bethpage Federal Credit Union
Bethpage Federal Credit Union
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Intro APR
2.990 %
After Intro: 3.750 %
Intro Period: 12 months
$25,000 Learn More
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Third Federal Savings and Loan
Third Federal Savings and Loan
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2.240 %
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Financial Details

Capital Area Ratio Analysis

The following ratios and data are available to help you better understand the financial condition of Capital Area. The data is provided by the NCUA. All credit unions on BestCashCow, except those specified as not NCUA-insured in the overview section above, are NCUA-insured. Depositors should be careful to remain within NCUA insurance limits.

Texas Ratio
Capital Area U.S. Average
7.04% 5.40

The Texas Ratio compares the amount of loans at risk and assets repossessed with the amount a credit union has on hand to cover any losses. The closer the Texas Ratio is to 1-to-1 or 100%, the less capital and reserves a credit union has to absorb its loan losses.

As of December 31, 2020, Capital Area had $528,323 in non-current loans and $4,170 in owned assets. To cover these potential losses it had $7,265,553 in net worth and $300,526 in loans loss reserves. That gives it a Texas Ratio of 7.04%.

Net Worth
Capital Area U.S. Average
13.42% 12.67%

Capital Area FCU has a net worth of 13.42% versus the BestCashCow average of 12.67. Net worth measures how much total assets exceed total liabilities. The higher the net worth number the more secure a credit union is considered.

Frequently Asked Questions About Capital Area

Branches and Savings

What is Capital Area?

A federal credit union, registered with the NCUA under certificate #9919.
Learn more about credit unions here.

Is Capital Area FDIC insured?

No, credit unions are not insured by the FDIC. Most, but not all, are insured by the National Credit Union Administration. The insurance provisions of the NCUA are similar to, but not identical to, FDIC insurance. Capital Area is insured by the NCUA.

Who can join Capital Area?

Please see Field of Membership information above for information on who is eligible to join.

What are Capital Area's share account and share certificate rates?

Capital Area's deposit account rates are listed above.
You may find better online savings rates here or better local savings rates at banks or credit unions. Tables with the best CD rates are here.

How big is Capital Area?

Capital Area has total capital of $7.27 million. Full information on Capital Area's financial position is located above.

Who owns Capital Area?

Credit Unions are owned by their members.

Where are Capital Area branches located?

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What Products Does Capital Area Offer

Does Capital Area offer mortgages?

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Does Capital Area offer home equity lines of credit and home equity loans?

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Does Capital Area offer auto and RV loans?

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