The Damariscotta Census Designated Place had a population of 1,141 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Damariscotta is located at latitude 44.0329 and longitude -69.5187 in Lincoln County. The formal boundaries for the Damariscotta Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 3.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0.68 sq. miles. Lincoln County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 49 feet.
The Damariscotta Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2652331) 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 Damariscotta: Madamascontee.
|Total Population||1,141 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,088 (95.4%)|
|Population in Families||777 (68.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||53 ( 4.6%)|
|Median Household Income||$52,562|
|Average Household Income||$70,351|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||19%|
|Per Capita Income||$33,786|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||769 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||353 (45.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||246 (32.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||170 (22.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$244,408|
|Average Home Value||$274,008|
|Housing Affordability Index3||124|
|Average Household Size||1.82|
|Average Family Size||2|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.78%|
|Per Capita Income||1.95%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.06%|
The table below compares Damariscotta 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||# 96||27th|
|Population Density||# 91||31st|
|Median Household Income||# 53||60th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 33||25th|
|Per Capita Income||# 34||75th|
|Diversity Index||# 86||35th|
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