Anson, ME Profile: Facts & Data


Anson Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Anson Content

Also See: Anson, ME ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Anson, Maine - Basic Facts

The Anson Census Designated Place had a population of 744 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Anson is located at latitude 44.7967 and longitude -69.9002 in Somerset County. The formal boundaries for the Anson Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. Somerset County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 239 feet.

The Anson Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377887) 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 Anson Census Designated Place is located within Town of Anson, a minor civil division (MCD) of Somerset County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Anson: Anson Village.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Anson 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Anson (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Maine Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Maine Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Research a Maine Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2018, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


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


Total Population 744
Population in Households 739
Population in Familes 553
Population in Group Qrtrs 5
Population Density2 574
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $41,227
Average Household Income $48,131
Per Capita Income $20,732


Total Housing Units 356 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 247 (69.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 69 (19.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 40 (11.2%)
Median Home Value $93,571
Average Home Value $118,878


Total Households 316
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 196
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 -0.13% -0.38%
Households -0.15% -0.38%
Families -0.24% -0.62%
Median Household Income   3.49%
Per Capita Income   2.42%

Anson, ME - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Anson 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 # 114 13th
Population Density # 51 62nd
Diversity Index # 85 35th
Median Household Income # 84 36th
Per Capita Income # 116 12th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maine Census Data Comparison Tool.

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features
  4. Research Public Schools & Attendance Zones

Maine Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Maine July 1, 2018 Data
Highest or Lowest: