Kennebunk, ME Profile: Facts & Data


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Kennebunk, Maine - Basic Facts

The Kennebunk Census Designated Place had a population of 5,771 as of July 1, 2018. Kennebunk ranks in the upper 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 Kennebunk is located at latitude 43.3841 and longitude -70.5442 in York County. The formal boundaries for the Kennebunk Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.75 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. York County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 72 feet.

The Kennebunk Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377920) 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 Kennebunk Census Designated Place is located within Town of Kennebunk, a minor civil division (MCD) of York County.

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


Total Population 5,771
Population in Households 5,648
Population in Familes 4,080
Population in Group Qrtrs 123
Population Density2 855
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $72,841
Average Household Income $89,833
Per Capita Income $43,382


Total Housing Units 3,273 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,931 (59.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 859 (26.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 483 (14.8%)
Median Home Value $311,674
Average Home Value $347,345


Total Households 2,790
Average Household Size 2.02
Family Households 1,484
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 1.24% 1.13%
Households 1.27% 1.16%
Families 1.15% 0.98%
Median Household Income   1.47%
Per Capita Income   2.17%

Kennebunk, ME - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kennebunk 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 # 28 79th
Population Density # 31 77th
Diversity Index # 57 57th
Median Household Income # 15 89th
Per Capita Income # 12 92nd

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