Androscoggin County ME Information


Androscoggin County Subdivisions

Androscoggin County ME Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 110,086
Daytime Population: Workers 52,668
Daytime Population: Residents 55,668
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 108,336
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 107,305
Population in Familes 81,735
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,781
Population Density2 235
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $49,415
Average Household Income $63,079
Per Capita Income $26,249


Total Housing Units 49,957 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 28,081 (56.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 17,170 (34.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,706 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $169,135
Average Home Value $196,081


Total Households 45,251
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 28,249
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.3% 0.22%
Households 0.29% 0.22%
Families 0.1% 0.1%
Median Household Income   3.26%
Per Capita Income   3.51%


Androscoggin County ME - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Androscoggin County to the other 16 counties and county equivalents in Maine by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 5 75th
Population Density # 2 94th
Diversity Index # 3 88th
Median Household Income # 7 63rd
Per Capita Income # 8 56th

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