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The City of Brewer had a population of 9,479 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Brewer is located at latitude 44.7967 and longitude -68.7614 in Penobscot County. The formal boundaries for the City of Brewer encompass a land area of 15.23 sq. miles and a water area of 0.45 sq. miles. Penobscot County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 39 feet.
The City of Brewer (GNIS ID: 582366) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Brewer: Brewer Village.
|Total Population||9,479 (100%)|
|Population in Households||9,354 (98.7%)|
|Population in Families||6,738 (71.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||125 ( 1.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$57,525|
|Average Household Income||$72,190|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||13%|
|Per Capita Income||$32,058|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||4,592 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,635 (57.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,572 (34.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||385 ( 8.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$174,134|
|Average Home Value||$198,330|
|Housing Affordability Index3||157|
|Average Household Size||2.22|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.19%|
|Per Capita Income||1.79%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.2%|
The table below compares Brewer 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||# 14||90th|
|Population Density||# 46||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 40||70th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 69||53rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 40||70th|
|Diversity Index||# 43||67th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maine Census Data Comparison Tool.