Mexico is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Mexico Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Oxford County at latitude 44.5609 and longitude -70.5453. Oxford County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 479 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Mexico Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.07 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Mexico, ME area
Also See: Mexico, ME ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||1,685|
|Population in Familes||1,250|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||4|
|Average Household Size||2.25|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||928 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||491 (52.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||258 (27.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||179 (19.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$87,392|
|Average Home Value||$92,261|
|Median Household Income||$32,549|
|Average Household Income||$43,712|
|Per Capita Income||$19,562|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.59%|
|Per Capita Income||1.99%|
The table below compares Mexico to the other 131 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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||# 78||41st|
|Population Density1||# 6||96th|
|Diversity Index2||# 89||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 113||15th|
|Per Capita Income||# 102||23rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maine Census Data Comparison Tool.