Kennebec County ME Information


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  1. Kennebec County 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forKennebec County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Kennebec County ME Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 124,364
Population in Households 120,728
Population in Familes 91,543
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,636
Population Density2 143
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $53,001
Average Household Income $68,830
Per Capita Income $29,329


Total Housing Units 63,212 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 34,994 (55.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 17,285 (27.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 10,933 (17.3%)
Median Home Value $176,408
Average Home Value $205,477


Total Households 52,279
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 32,342
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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.19% 0.24%
Households 0.24% 0.27%
Families -0.01% 0.11%
Median Household Income   0.94%
Per Capita Income   1.54%


Kennebec County ME - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kennebec County to the other 16 counties and county equivalents in Maine by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 4 81st
Population Density # 5 75th
Diversity Index # 7 63rd
Median Household Income # 7 63rd
Per Capita Income # 7 63rd

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