The table below compares Knox County to the other 16 counties and county equivalents in Maine by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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||# 10||44th|
|Population Density1||# 6||69th|
|Diversity Index2||# 14||19th|
|Median Household Income||# 5||75th|
|Per Capita Income||# 4||81st|
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|Population in Households||38,872|
|Population in Familes||29,544|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1,361|
|Average Household Size||2.2|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||24,614 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||12,958 (52.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||4,739 (19.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||6,917 (28.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$188,380|
|Average Home Value||$251,499|
|Median Household Income||$47,079|
|Average Household Income||$64,028|
|Per Capita Income||$28,339|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.67%|
|Per Capita Income||2.12%|
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