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The Castine Census Designated Place had a population of 905 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Castine is located at latitude 44.3879 and longitude -68.7998 in Hancock County. The formal boundaries for the Castine Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 1.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Hancock County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 82 feet.
The Castine Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2630699) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Castine: Biguyduce, Kadeskik*, Machabitticus, Mesemadega, Mosemadage, Penobscot, Pentagoet.
|Total Population||905 (100%)|
|Population in Households||562 (62.1%)|
|Population in Families||333 (36.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||343 (37.9%)|
|Median Household Income||$54,035|
|Average Household Income||$82,587|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||28%|
|Per Capita Income||$25,219|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||459 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||129 (28.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||83 (18.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||247 (53.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$355,556|
|Average Home Value||$630,577|
|Housing Affordability Index3||91|
|Average Household Size||2.65|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.38%|
|Per Capita Income||1.65%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.47%|
The table below compares Castine to the other 130 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maine by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 107||18th|
|Population Density||# 49||63rd|
|Median Household Income||# 46||65th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 6||5th|
|Per Capita Income||# 85||35th|
|Diversity Index||# 49||63rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maine Census Data Comparison Tool.