Town Of Orono ME Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Town Of Orono, ME

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


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


Total Population 10,997
Population in Households 7,027
Population in Familes 3,580
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,970
Population Density1 605
Diversity Index2 18


Total Households 3,030
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 1,283
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,317 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,226 (37.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,804 (54.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 287 ( 8.7%)
Median Home Value $219,565
Average Home Value $248,287


Median Household Income $38,504
Average Household Income $67,562
Per Capita Income $21,943
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.82% 0.48%
Households 0.94% 0.68%
Families 0.59% 0.46%
Median Household Income   7.06%
Per Capita Income   3.96%
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.