Lincoln County ME Information

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Lincoln County Subdivisions

Lincoln County ME Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 36,117
Population in Households 35,619
Population in Familes 27,493
Population in Group Qrtrs 498
Population Density1 79
Diversity Index2 9
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 15,940
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 10,138
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 25,077 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,565 (50.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,375 (13.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,137 (36.4%)
Median Home Value $221,071
Average Home Value $293,675
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $50,015
Average Household Income $67,570
Per Capita Income $30,144
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.76% 0.71%
Households 0.82% 0.75%
Families 0.63% 0.64%
Median Household Income   1.82%
Per Capita Income   1.9%
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.

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Lincoln County ME - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lincoln County to the other 16 counties and county equivalents 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 12 31st
Population Density1 # 7 63rd
Diversity Index2 # 15 13th
Median Household Income # 4 81st
Per Capita Income # 5 75th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maine Census Data Comparison Tool.