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The Dexter Census Designated Place had a population of 2,003 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Dexter is located at latitude 45.0239 and longitude -69.2898 in Penobscot County. The formal boundaries for the Dexter Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 4.72 sq. miles and a water area of 0.59 sq. miles. Penobscot County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 427 feet.
The Dexter Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377902) 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.
|Total Population||2,003 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,968 (98.3%)|
|Population in Families||1,476 (73.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||35 ( 1.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$37,495|
|Average Household Income||$48,752|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||13%|
|Per Capita Income||$21,127|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,162 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||607 (52.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||281 (24.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||274 (23.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$112,115|
|Average Home Value||$230,107|
|Housing Affordability Index3||181|
|Average Household Size||2.22|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.56%|
|Per Capita Income||1.66%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.23%|
The table below compares Dexter 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||# 66||50th|
|Population Density||# 78||41st|
|Median Household Income||# 112||15th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 88||68th|
|Per Capita Income||# 123||6th|
|Diversity Index||# 94||29th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maine Census Data Comparison Tool.