York County ME Information


York County Subdivisions

York County ME Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 207,699
Daytime Population: Workers 83,109
Daytime Population: Residents 94,966
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 178,075
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.86
Population in Households 204,483
Population in Familes 160,049
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,216
Population Density2 210
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $60,612
Average Household Income $77,875
Per Capita Income $32,496


Total Housing Units 112,091 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 61,221 (54.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 24,761 (22.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 26,109 (23.3%)
Median Home Value $251,150
Average Home Value $302,798


Total Households 85,982
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 55,676
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.72% 0.71%
Households 0.83% 0.78%
Families 0.65% 0.67%
Median Household Income   3.05%
Per Capita Income   3.07%


York County ME - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares York County to the other 16 counties and county equivalents in Maine by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 2 94th
Population Density # 3 88th
Diversity Index # 5 75th
Median Household Income # 2 94th
Per Capita Income # 2 94th

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