The table below compares Somerset County to the other 16 counties and county equivalents 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||# 9||50th|
|Population Density1||# 13||25th|
|Diversity Index2||# 15||13th|
|Median Household Income||# 13||25th|
|Per Capita Income||# 13||25th|
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|Population in Households||52,451|
|Population in Familes||40,746|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||715|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||32,024 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||17,023 (53.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||5,592 (17.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||9,409 (29.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$102,709|
|Average Home Value||$126,495|
|Median Household Income||$37,948|
|Average Household Income||$47,875|
|Per Capita Income||$20,487|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.66%|
|Per Capita Income||1.8%|
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