The Castine Census Designated Place had a population of 1,037 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Castine is located at latitude 44.394 and longitude -68.806 in Hancock County. The formal boundaries for the Castine Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Hancock County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 82 feet.
The Castine Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2630699) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Castine population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Castine: Biguyduce, Kadeskik*, Machabitticus, Mesemadega, Mosemadage, Penobscot, Pentagoet.
|Population in Households||619|
|Population in Familes||374|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||418|
|Average Household Size||2.73|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||474 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||138 (29.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||88 (18.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||247 (52.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$457,500|
|Average Home Value||$521,715|
|Median Household Income||$53,771|
|Average Household Income||$76,781|
|Per Capita Income||$29,437|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.76%|
|Per Capita Income||1.22%|
The table below compares Castine to the other 130 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maine by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 102||22nd|
|Population Density1||# 42||68th|
|Diversity Index2||# 49||63rd|
|Median Household Income||# 34||75th|
|Per Capita Income||# 38||72nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maine Census Data Comparison Tool.