The Southwest Harbor Census Designated Place had a population of 746 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Southwest Harbor is located at latitude 44.2784 and longitude -68.3286 in Hancock County. The formal boundaries for the Southwest Harbor Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.35 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Hancock County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 36 feet.
The Southwest Harbor Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2630701) 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 Southwest Harbor 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 Southwest Harbor: South West Harbor.
|Population in Households||742|
|Population in Familes||538|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||4|
|Average Household Size||1.88|
|Average Family Size||2|
|Total Housing Units||738 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||236 (32.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||159 (21.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||343 (46.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$333,673|
|Average Home Value||$426,266|
|Median Household Income||$34,299|
|Average Household Income||$60,003|
|Per Capita Income||$29,738|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.28%|
|Per Capita Income||2.35%|
The table below compares Southwest Harbor 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||# 116||12th|
|Population Density1||# 55||58th|
|Diversity Index2||# 70||47th|
|Median Household Income||# 101||23rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 36||73rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maine Census Data Comparison Tool.