Aroostook County ME Information


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  1. Aroostook County 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forAroostook County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Maine Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Maine Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

Aroostook County ME Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 69,516
Population in Households 67,475
Population in Familes 51,888
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,041
Population Density2 10
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $42,063
Average Household Income $59,324
Per Capita Income $25,736


Total Housing Units 39,529 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 21,485 (54.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,632 (21.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,412 (23.8%)
Median Home Value $105,420
Average Home Value $132,770


Total Households 30,117
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 18,611
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.36% -0.56%
Households -0.3% -0.52%
Families -0.55% -0.69%
Median Household Income   2.59%
Per Capita Income   2.94%


Aroostook County ME - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Aroostook County to the other 16 counties and county equivalents in Maine by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 6 69th
Population Density # 15 13th
Diversity Index # 6 69th
Median Household Income # 15 13th
Per Capita Income # 12 31st

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