Town Of Skowhegan ME Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Town Of Skowhegan, ME

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

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

Town Of Skowhegan Boundary Map


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


Total Population 8,417
Population in Households 8,315
Population in Familes 6,107
Population in Group Qrtrs 102
Population Density1 143
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 3,689
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 2,176
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,316 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,127 (49.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,562 (36.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 627 (14.5%)
Median Home Value $128,457
Average Home Value $146,591


Median Household Income $34,358
Average Household Income $50,796
Per Capita Income $22,546
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.28% -0.26%
Households -0.28% -0.27%
Families -0.51% -0.41%
Median Household Income   1.33%
Per Capita Income   2.73%
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.