Sagadahoc County ME Information


Sagadahoc County Subdivisions

Sagadahoc County ME Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 35,703
Population in Households 35,438
Population in Familes 27,786
Population in Group Qrtrs 265
Population Density1 141
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 15,391
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 9,927
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 18,737 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,344 (60.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,047 (21.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,346 (17.9%)
Median Home Value $201,995
Average Home Value $241,663


Median Household Income $52,642
Average Household Income $65,118
Per Capita Income $28,127
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.22% 0.33%
Households 0.38% 0.5%
Families 0.11% 0.33%
Median Household Income   2.31%
Per Capita Income   2.8%
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.


Sagadahoc County ME - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sagadahoc County to the other 16 counties and county equivalents in Maine by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 5 75th
Diversity Index2 # 6 63rd
Median Household Income # 3 88th
Per Capita Income # 6 69th

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