Blue Hill, ME Profile: Facts & Data


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Blue Hill, Maine - Basic Facts

The Blue Hill Census Designated Place had a population of 978 as of July 1, 2018. Blue Hill ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Maine. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Blue Hill is located at latitude 44.3988 and longitude -68.5811 in Hancock County. The formal boundaries for the Blue Hill Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.69 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Hancock County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 23 feet.

The Blue Hill Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2630697) 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 Blue Hill Census Designated Place is located within Town of Blue Hill, a minor civil division (MCD) of Hancock County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Blue Hill: Blue Hill Village.

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


Total Population 978
Population in Households 972
Population in Familes 706
Population in Group Qrtrs 6
Population Density2 209
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $52,966
Average Household Income $73,447
Per Capita Income $34,915


Total Housing Units 695 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 344 (49.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 147 (21.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 204 (29.4%)
Median Home Value $234,677
Average Home Value $281,560


Total Households 491
Average Household Size 1.98
Family Households 276
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 0.44% 0.3%
Households 0.48% 0.24%
Families 1.56% 0.14%
Median Household Income   1.92%
Per Capita Income   2.6%

Blue Hill, ME - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Blue Hill 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 # 104 21st
Population Density # 111 15th
Diversity Index # 72 45th
Median Household Income # 43 68th
Per Capita Income # 24 82nd

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