Richmond, ME Profile: Facts & Data


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Richmond, Maine - Basic Facts

The Richmond Census Designated Place had a population of 1,873 as of July 1, 2018. Richmond ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Maine. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Richmond is located at latitude 44.1056 and longitude -69.8117 in Sagadahoc County. The formal boundaries for the Richmond Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.12 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Sagadahoc County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 0 feet.

The Richmond Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377951) 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.

The Richmond Census Designated Place is located within Town of Richmond, a minor civil division (MCD) of Sagadahoc County.

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Richmond, ME Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,873
Population in Households 1,855
Population in Familes 1,448
Population in Group Qrtrs 18
Population Density2 263
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $55,016
Average Household Income $60,398
Per Capita Income $26,024


Total Housing Units 929 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 562 (60.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 257 (27.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 110 (11.8%)
Median Home Value $174,309
Average Home Value $185,320


Total Households 819
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 518
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.76% 0.67%
Households 0.78% 0.72%
Families 1.03% 0.57%
Median Household Income   1.53%
Per Capita Income   2.43%

Richmond, ME - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Richmond to the other 130 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maine by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 68 48th
Population Density # 101 23rd
Diversity Index # 94 30th
Median Household Income # 38 72nd
Per Capita Income # 67 49th

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