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The City of Gardiner had a population of 5,647 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Gardiner is located at latitude 44.2301 and longitude -69.7753 in Kennebec County. The formal boundaries for the City of Gardiner encompass a land area of 15.68 sq. miles and a water area of 0.89 sq. miles. Kennebec County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 30 feet.
The City of Gardiner (GNIS ID: 582486) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Total Population||5,647 (100%)|
|Population in Households||5,560 (98.5%)|
|Population in Families||4,168 (73.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||87 ( 1.5%)|
|Median Household Income||$50,589|
|Average Household Income||$66,255|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$29,080|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,815 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,501 (53.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||975 (34.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||339 (12.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$139,440|
|Average Home Value||$161,626|
|Housing Affordability Index3||170|
|Average Household Size||2.25|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.42%|
|Per Capita Income||1.62%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.03%|
The table below compares Gardiner 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||# 28||79th|
|Population Density||# 88||33rd|
|Median Household Income||# 61||54th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 79||61st|
|Per Capita Income||# 57||57th|
|Diversity Index||# 54||59th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maine Census Data Comparison Tool.