Kittery, ME Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Kittery, Maine - Basic Facts

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The Kittery Census Designated Place had a population of 4,534 as of July 1, 2016. Kittery ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Maine. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Kittery is located at latitude 43.09 and longitude -70.7383 in York County. The formal boundaries for the Kittery Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.78 sq. miles and a water area of 0.74 sq. miles. York County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 20 feet.

The Kittery Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377922) 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.

The Kittery Census Designated Place is located within Town of Kittery, a minor civil division (MCD) of York County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Kittery 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 Kittery: Chetere, Kettery.

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Kittery, ME Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 4,534
Population in Households 4,471
Population in Familes 3,007
Population in Group Qrtrs 63
Population Density1 1,629
Diversity Index2 22


Total Households 2,204
Average Household Size 2.03
Family Households 1,098
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,619 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,032 (39.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,172 (44.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 415 (15.8%)
Median Home Value $299,399
Average Home Value $420,199


Median Household Income $58,945
Average Household Income $82,296
Per Capita Income $40,312
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.1% 0.18%
Households 0.22% 0.4%
Families -0.17% 0.18%
Median Household Income   2.18%
Per Capita Income   2.08%
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.

Kittery, ME - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kittery 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 32 76th
Population Density1 # 3 98th
Diversity Index2 # 8 95th
Median Household Income # 26 81st
Per Capita Income # 15 89th

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