Franklin County ME Information

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Franklin County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 30,074
Population in Households 28,964
Population in Familes 21,715
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,110
Population Density1 18
Diversity Index2 9
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $42,801
Average Household Income $59,661
Per Capita Income $25,680

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 21,709 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,063 (46.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,565 (11.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,081 (41.8%)
Median Home Value $146,716
Average Home Value $179,524
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 12,628
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 7,758
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.28% -0.59%
Households -0.35% -0.66%
Families -0.56% -0.79%
Median Household Income   2.42%
Per Capita Income   2.06%

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Franklin County ME - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Franklin County to the other 16 counties and county equivalents 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 # 15 13th
Population Density # 12 31st
Diversity Index # 15 13th
Median Household Income # 12 31st
Per Capita Income # 11 38th

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