Maine PopulationMaine (abbreviation is 'ME') is the north-eastern state of United state, borders Atlantic Ocean to the southeast, Quebec, province of Canada to the northeast and northwest and New Hampshire to the west. Maine population in 2022 is expected to be 1.39 million and 38th by population rank. Its area is 35,385 square miles (91,646 sq km), 39th position by area rank. Maine was admitted to the Union as the 23rd state on March 15, 1820. Maine capita is Augusta and Portland is the most populous city. Maine has 3,478 miles of coastline and is popular for lobster production and single largest producer of blueberries in the US. Maineâ€™s earliest inhabitants were descendants of Ice Age hunters.
- Population by Race
- Top Cities of Maine
- Population Pyramid
- Counties of Maine
July 1, 2020
Maine Population by Race
According to 2017 demographics estimates population of Maine by race are: 94.6% are White Americans, 1.27% are Black Americans, 0.617 are AIAN and 0.02% are NHPI.
White population in Maine are 1,258,918, percentage wise 94.64 percent are whites. Whites, also called White Americans or European American, having origins in the original peoples of Europe (numbers include hispanic whites).
Black population in Maine are 16,906, percentage wise 1.27 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Maine, They are Black racial groups of Africa, includes Sub-Saharan African people, Kenyan, Nigerian, Caribbean such as Haitian and Jamaican.
Asian population in Maine are 14,804, percentage wise 1.11 percent are asians, out of these 2,151 are Asian Indians, 4,016 are Chinese, 2,015 are Filipinos, 514 are Japanese, 1,073 are Korean, 1,636 are Vietnamese and 3,399 are other Asian nationals.
Hispanic population in Maine are 20,427. Percentage wise 1.54 percent are hispanics, out of these 5,719 are Mexican people, 5,405 are Puerto Ricans, 1,148 are Cubans, and 8,155 are other Hispanic or Latinos. Hispanics may be of any race, included in applicable race categories.
Regarding NHPI population and American Indian, 80 people are Native Hawaiians, 53 are Samoans, 83 are Guamanian/Chamorros, 111 are Cherokee tribals, 63 are Navajo tribals, 50 are Sioux tribals and 105 are Chippewa tribals.
|Black or African American||16,906||1.27%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||8,212||0.617%|
|Cherokee tribal grouping||111||0.008%|
|Chippewa tribal grouping||105||0.008%|
|Navajo tribal grouping||63||0.005%|
|Sioux tribal grouping||50||0.004%|
|Other Asian Population||3,399|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||249||0.02%|
|Guamanian or Chamorro||83||0.006%|
|Other Pacific Islander||33|
|Some other race||2,967|
|Hispanic or Latino||20,427||1.54%|
|Other Hispanic or Latino||8,155|
Top Cities of Maine
The Maine top populated cities are Portland, Lewiston, Bangor and South Portland.
Maine population pyramid as per census estimates of 2017 as per below.
Maine Population by Age
According to 2019 US population estimates, population of Maine by age is 1,330,158, out of these 651,040 are male, 679,118 are female, The sex ratio of Maine is 959. The Maine population by age are, under 15 years is 209,323, 15 years and over is 1,120,835, 30 years and over is 883,546, 65 years and over is 250,131 and 85 years and over is 31,769. 48.94 percent are male, 51.06 percent are female, 15.74 percent are under 15 years old, 84.26 percent are 15 years and over, 66.42 percent are 30 years and over, 18.80 percent are 65 years and over, 2.39 percent are 85 years and over.
Languages spoken in ME
|Speak only English||1,186,749||93.76|
Maine state eduction level stats as per below table on High School/University.
|Population 18 to 24 years||112,245||57,660||54,585|
|Less than high school graduate||12,658||7,093||5,565|
|High school graduate (includes equivalency)||35,083||19,022||16,061|
|Some college or associates degree||53,178||26,505||26,673|
|Bachelors degree or higher||11,326||5,040||6,286|
|Population 25 years and over||961,086||461,507||499,579|
|Less than 9th grade||26,575||14,061||12,514|
|9th to 12th grade, no diploma||49,053||27,996||21,057|
|High school graduate (includes equivalency)||310,724||156,162||154,562|
|Some college, no degree||187,812||90,079||97,733|
|Graduate or professional degree||105,195||47,911||57,284|
|High school graduate or higher||847,213||400,819||446,394|
|Bachelors degree or higher||278,079||125,547||152,532|
|Black or African||8,066||4,821||3,245|
|High school graduate or higher||6,558||4,134||2,424|
|Bachelors degree or higher||1,921||1,098||823|
|American Indian or Alaska Native alone||5,257||2,470||2,787|
|High school graduate or higher||4,256||1,977||2,279|
|Bachelors degree or higher||782||347||435|
|High school graduate or higher||7,996||3,098||4,898|
|Bachelors degree or higher||4,301||1,762||2,539|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||191||85||106|
|High school graduate or higher||138||85||53|
|Bachelors degree or higher||13||11||2|
|Hispanic or Latino Origin||10,643||5,054||5,589|
|High school graduate or higher||9,406||4,447||4,959|
|Bachelors degree or higher||3,298||1,600||1,698|
|Total civilian non-institutionalized population||208,646|
|Black or African American||1,460|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone||2,091|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||50|
|Some other race||311|
|With a hearing difficulty||65,104|
|With a vision difficulty||28,513|
|With a cognitive difficulty||86,570|
|With an ambulatory difficulty||96,977|
|With a self-care difficulty||34,717|
|With an independent living difficulty||68,617|
Counties of Maine
Maine state is divided into 16 counties, Cumberland County is the most populous county in the Maine state with 293,557, followed by York County with 206,229, Penobscot County with 151,096, Kennebec County with 122,083 and Androscoggin County with 107,679 inhabitants.
|County||Population 2017||Population 2018||% Change||Rank 2017||Rank 2018|
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