Town Of Howland ME Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Town Of Howland, ME

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


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


Total Population 1,230
Population in Households 1,202
Population in Familes 909
Population in Group Qrtrs 28
Population Density1 35
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 518
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 321
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 639 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 379 (59.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 139 (21.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 121 (18.9%)
Median Home Value $86,005
Average Home Value $121,966


Median Household Income $35,234
Average Household Income $44,224
Per Capita Income $19,114
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.12% 0.02%
Households -0.13% 0.0%
Families -0.38% -0.19%
Median Household Income   5.22%
Per Capita Income   4.57%
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.