The Wiscasset Census Designated Place had a population of 1,158 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Wiscasset is located at latitude 44.0108 and longitude -69.678 in Lincoln County. The formal boundaries for the Wiscasset Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.9 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Lincoln County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 49 feet.
The Wiscasset Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377971) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Wiscasset population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Wiscasset: Wetchi sankasek, Wichigaskitaywick, Wiscassett.
|Daytime Population: Workers||1,037|
|Daytime Population: Residents||441|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,478|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.28|
|Population in Households||1,115|
|Population in Familes||868|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||43|
|Median Household Income||$43,860|
|Average Household Income||$60,727|
|Per Capita Income||$26,060|
|Total Housing Units||716 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||415 (58.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||153 (21.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||148 (20.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$192,708|
|Average Home Value||$242,711|
|Average Household Size||1.96|
|Average Family Size||2|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.89%|
|Per Capita Income||2.59%|
The table below compares Wiscasset to the other 130 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maine by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 97||26th|
|Population Density||# 97||26th|
|Diversity Index||# 61||52nd|
|Median Household Income||# 66||50th|
|Per Capita Income||# 63||52nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maine Census Data Comparison Tool.