The City of Brewer had a population of 9,588 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Brewer is located at latitude 44.7848 and longitude -68.735 in Penobscot County. The formal boundaries for the City of Brewer (see map below) encompass a land area of 15.23 sq. miles and a water area of 0.45 sq. miles. Penobscot County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 39 feet.
The City of Brewer (GNIS ID: 582366) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Brewer 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 Brewer: Brewer Village.
|Population in Households||9,458|
|Population in Familes||6,868|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||130|
|Average Household Size||2.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||4,565 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,415 (52.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,815 (39.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||335 ( 7.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$168,750|
|Average Home Value||$188,975|
|Median Household Income||$46,809|
|Average Household Income||$68,716|
|Per Capita Income||$30,542|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.91%|
|Per Capita Income||1.53%|
The table below compares Brewer 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||# 14||90th|
|Population Density1||# 46||65th|
|Diversity Index2||# 35||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 50||62nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 32||76th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maine Census Data Comparison Tool.