Standish, ME Profile: Facts & Data


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Standish, Maine - Basic Facts

The Standish Census Designated Place had a population of 512 as of July 1, 2018. Standish ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Maine. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Standish is located at latitude 43.7359 and longitude -70.552 in Cumberland County. The formal boundaries for the Standish Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.68 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Cumberland County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 430 feet.

The Standish Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2583565) 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 Standish Census Designated Place is located within Town of Standish, a minor civil division (MCD) of Cumberland County.

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


Total Population 512
Population in Households 512
Population in Familes 411
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 191
Diversity Index3 5


Median Household Income $76,065
Average Household Income $84,146
Per Capita Income $31,719


Total Housing Units 224 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 153 (68.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 60 (26.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 11 ( 4.9%)
Median Home Value $249,405
Average Home Value $242,881


Total Households 213
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 150
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 1.07% 1.18%
Households 0.95% 1.1%
Families 1.19% 0.92%
Median Household Income   1.14%
Per Capita Income   2.2%

Standish, ME - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Standish 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 # 124 5th
Population Density # 114 13th
Diversity Index # 129 1st
Median Household Income # 13 91st
Per Capita Income # 33 75th

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