Town Of Charleston ME Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Town Of Charleston, ME

The Town Of Charleston is a County Subdivision of Penobscot County. The subdivision has a T1 Census Class Code which indicates that the Town Of Charleston is an active county subdivision that is not coextensive with an incorporated place.

Also See: Penobscot County Data | Cities in Penobscot County | County Subdivisions in Penobscot County

Town Of Charleston Boundary Map


Town Of Charleston Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,390
Population in Households 1,196
Population in Familes 997
Population in Group Qrtrs 194
Population Density1 34
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 472
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 337
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 546 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 353 (64.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 119 (21.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 74 (13.6%)
Median Home Value $135,769
Average Home Value $163,739


Median Household Income $51,281
Average Household Income $53,588
Per Capita Income $20,524
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.19% -0.16%
Households -0.26% -0.13%
Families -0.4% -0.24%
Median Household Income   2.49%
Per Capita Income   3.55%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.