Cumberland County ME Information


Cumberland County Subdivisions

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Cumberland County 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forCumberland 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

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


Total Population 305,362
Population in Households 296,172
Population in Familes 219,310
Population in Group Qrtrs 9,190
Population Density2 366
Diversity Index3 20


Median Household Income $71,839
Average Household Income $92,505
Per Capita Income $38,383


Total Housing Units 149,486 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 86,404 (57.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 40,063 (26.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 23,019 (15.4%)
Median Home Value $278,935
Average Home Value $342,646


Total Households 126,467
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 74,413
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 0.88% 0.89%
Households 0.81% 0.86%
Families 0.54% 0.69%
Median Household Income   2.65%
Per Capita Income   2.79%


Cumberland County ME - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cumberland 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 # 1 100th
Population Density # 1 100th
Diversity Index # 2 94th
Median Household Income # 1 100th
Per Capita Income # 1 100th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maine Census Data Comparison Tool.

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features
  4. Research Public Schools & Attendance Zones

Maine Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Maine July 1, 2019 Data
Highest or Lowest: