The Southwest Harbor Census Designated Place had a population of 691 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Southwest Harbor is located at latitude 44.2798 and longitude -68.325 in Hancock County. The formal boundaries for the Southwest Harbor Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.35 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Hancock County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 36 feet.
The Southwest Harbor Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2630701) 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 Southwest Harbor: South West Harbor.
|Population in Households||688|
|Population in Familes||499|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Median Household Income||$34,170|
|Average Household Income||$64,983|
|Per Capita Income||$31,789|
|Total Housing Units||705 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||217 (30.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||144 (20.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||344 (48.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$320,213|
|Average Home Value||$394,700|
|Average Household Size||1.91|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||5.13%|
|Per Capita Income||2.57%|
The table below compares Southwest Harbor 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.
|Total Population||# 117||11th|
|Population Density||# 64||52nd|
|Diversity Index||# 67||50th|
|Median Household Income||# 117||11th|
|Per Capita Income||# 32||76th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maine Census Data Comparison Tool.