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The Rumford Census Designated Place had a population of 4,325 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Rumford is located at latitude 44.5537 and longitude -70.5509 in Oxford County. The formal boundaries for the Rumford Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 7.87 sq. miles and a water area of 0.12 sq. miles. Oxford County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 492 feet.
The Rumford Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377952) 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 Rumford: Rumford Falls.
|Total Population||4,325 (100%)|
|Population in Households||4,292 (99.2%)|
|Population in Families||2,952 (68.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||33 ( 0.8%)|
|Median Household Income||$29,433|
|Average Household Income||$44,221|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$21,116|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,615 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,127 (43.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||940 (35.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||548 (21.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$86,203|
|Average Home Value||$108,843|
|Housing Affordability Index3||172|
|Average Household Size||2.08|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.04%|
|Per Capita Income||2.24%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.42%|
The table below compares Rumford 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||# 36||73rd|
|Population Density||# 56||58th|
|Median Household Income||# 129||2nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 83||64th|
|Per Capita Income||# 124||5th|
|Diversity Index||# 58||55th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maine Census Data Comparison Tool.