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Fort Fairfield, Maine - Basic Facts

The Fort Fairfield Census Designated Place had a population of 1,752 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Fort Fairfield is located at latitude 46.7671 and longitude -67.8319 in Aroostook County. The formal boundaries for the Fort Fairfield Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.93 sq. miles and a water area of 0.12 sq. miles. Aroostook County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 381 feet.

The Fort Fairfield Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377910) 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 Fort Fairfield Census Designated Place is located within Town of Fort Fairfield, a minor civil division (MCD) of Aroostook County.

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Fort Fairfield, ME Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,752
Population in Households 1,752
Population in Familes 1,316
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 598
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $31,533
Average Household Income $45,490
Per Capita Income $20,226


Total Housing Units 916 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 525 (57.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 276 (30.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 115 (12.6%)
Median Home Value $83,013
Average Home Value $92,395


Total Households 801
Average Household Size 2.19
Family Households 460
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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.49% -0.8%
Households -0.53% -0.84%
Families -0.13% -1.02%
Median Household Income   2.14%
Per Capita Income   2.23%

Fort Fairfield, ME - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fort Fairfield to the other 130 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maine by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 73 45th
Population Density # 48 64th
Diversity Index # 50 62nd
Median Household Income # 124 5th
Per Capita Income # 122 7th

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