Town Of Dexter ME Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Town Of Dexter, ME

The Town Of Dexter is a County Subdivision of Penobscot County. The subdivision has a T1 Census Class Code which indicates that the Town Of Dexter 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 Dexter Boundary Map


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


Total Population 3,832
Population in Households 3,756
Population in Familes 2,870
Population in Group Qrtrs 76
Population Density1 109
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 1,627
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 1,033
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,159 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,067 (49.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 560 (25.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 532 (24.6%)
Median Home Value $114,891
Average Home Value $137,324


Median Household Income $37,013
Average Household Income $50,763
Per Capita Income $21,884
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.22% -0.06%
Households -0.2% -0.05%
Families -0.41% -0.19%
Median Household Income   4.52%
Per Capita Income   4.15%
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.