The Wiscasset Census Designated Place had a population of 1,172 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Wiscasset is located at latitude 44.0108 and longitude -69.678 in Lincoln County. The formal boundaries for the Wiscasset Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.9 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Lincoln County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 49 feet.
The Wiscasset Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377971) 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 Wiscasset 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 Wiscasset: Wetchi sankasek, Wichigaskitaywick, Wiscassett.
|Population in Households||1,129|
|Population in Familes||878|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||43|
|Average Household Size||1.96|
|Average Family Size||2|
|Total Housing Units||729 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||418 (57.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||158 (21.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||153 (21.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$199,627|
|Average Home Value||$258,831|
|Median Household Income||$43,813|
|Average Household Income||$59,145|
|Per Capita Income||$25,536|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.07%|
|Per Capita Income||1.54%|
The table below compares Wiscasset 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||# 95||28th|
|Population Density1||# 97||26th|
|Diversity Index2||# 67||49th|
|Median Household Income||# 63||52nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 61||54th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maine Census Data Comparison Tool.