The Fort Kent Census Designated Place had a population of 2,383 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Fort Kent is located at latitude 47.2551 and longitude -68.5884 in Aroostook County. The formal boundaries for the Fort Kent Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.38 sq. miles and a water area of 0.22 sq. miles. Aroostook County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 561 feet.
The Fort Kent Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377911) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Fort Kent population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Fort Kent: La Decharge*.
|Daytime Population: Workers||1,843|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,260|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||3,103|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.30|
|Population in Households||2,239|
|Population in Familes||1,661|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||144|
|Median Household Income||$35,134|
|Average Household Income||$53,007|
|Per Capita Income||$24,351|
|Total Housing Units||1,223 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||626 (51.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||451 (36.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||146 (11.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$125,000|
|Average Home Value||$142,320|
|Average Household Size||2.08|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.08%|
|Per Capita Income||2.63%|
The table below compares Fort Kent to the other 130 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 60||55th|
|Population Density||# 73||45th|
|Diversity Index||# 33||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 105||20th|
|Per Capita Income||# 75||43rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maine Census Data Comparison Tool.