Waldo County, Maine Population 2018

Waldo County, Maine's estimated population is 39,832 with a growth rate of 1.95% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Waldo County, Maine is the 10th largest county in Maine.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201739,8327611.95%
201639,071-354-0.90%
201639,4252910.74%
201539,1341340.34%
201439,000-10-0.03%
201339,010720.18%
201238,938920.24%
201138,846300.08%
201038,8165,79817.56%
199033,0184,60416.20%
198028,4145,08621.80%
197023,3286963.08%
196022,6329454.36%
195021,6875282.50%
194021,1598734.30%
193020,286-1,042-4.89%
192021,328-2,055-8.79%
191023,383-802-3.32%
190024,185-3,574-12.88%
189027,759-4,704-14.49%
188032,463-2,059-5.96%
187034,522-3,925-10.21%
186038,447-8,783-18.60%
185047,2305,72113.78%
184041,50911,72139.35%
183029,7880.00%

Waldo County, Maine Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White37,789
Two or More Races614
Asian282
Black or African American232
Some Other Race77
American Indian and Alaska Native75
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Waldo County, Maine Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Waldo County, Maine Median Age

45.4


Total

44.3


Male

46.5


Female

Waldo County, Maine Adults

There are 31,413 adults, (7,580 of which are seniors) in Waldo County, Maine.

Waldo County, Maine Age Dependency

64

Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Waldo County, Maine Sex Ratio

Female

19,760

50.57%

Male

19,311

49.43%

Waldo County, Maine Households and Families

Waldo County, Maine Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Waldo County, Maine Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.8%10.2%
All77.5%22.5%
Non Family66.3%33.7%
Female64.6%35.4%
Male59.2%40.8%

77.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Waldo County, Maine Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,8202.2877.5
Married8,3872.889.8
Non Family6,1741.2666.3
Female1,4283.0364.6
Male8313.2959.2

2.75

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

9.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.9%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Waldo County, Maine Households

Waldo County, Maine Education

Waldo County, Maine Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6942.44%
9th to 12th Grade1,6065.64%
High School Graduate9,70334.05%
Some College5,62419.74%
Associates Degree2,5528.96%
Bachelors Degree5,23818.38%
Graduate Degree3,07710.80%

Waldo County, Maine Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White27,53825,4268,137
Multiple Races377348103
Hispanic27925242
Asian1764623
Black737110
Other Race684828
Native American6767
Islander22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 41.18%.

Waldo County, Maine Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,252$34,903$25,484
Less Than High School$16,868$20,870$10,380
High School Grad$25,786$32,159$19,851
Some College$29,635$35,879$23,125
Bachelors Degree$36,940$45,865$32,047
Graduate Degree$42,485$42,101$43,047

$30,252

Average Earnings

$34,903

Average Male

$25,484

Average Female

Waldo County, Maine Language

Waldo County, Maine Language by Age

Waldo County, Maine Language

96.44% of Waldo County, Maine residents speak only English, while 3.56% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.89% of the population.

Waldo County, Maine Poverty

Waldo County, Maine Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White36,6875,61915.32%
Multiple59226344.43%
Hispanic4218219.48%
Black1578252.23%
Asian2524919.44%
Other683044.12%
Native691927.54%

16.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.62%

Male Poverty Rate

17.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Waldo County, Maine

The race most likely to be in poverty in Waldo County, Maine is Black, with 52.23% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Waldo County, Maine is White, with 15.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.43%.

Waldo County, Maine Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.43%
High School15.61%
Some College13.75%
Bachelors or Greater7.70%

Waldo County, Maine Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.96%
Male Unemployed28.25%
Female Employed10.28%
Male Employed7.59%

Waldo County, Maine Income

Waldo County, Maine Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,480$58,419
Families$56,043$68,435
Married Families$64,353$75,709
Non Families$25,627$37,758

Waldo County, Maine Marital Status

Waldo County, Maine Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.8%

Male Marriage Rate

51.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Waldo County, Maine Married by Age and Sex

Waldo County, Maine Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Waldo County, Maine Marital Status by Race

Waldo County, Maine Veterans

Waldo County, Maine Veterans by War

3,668

Number of Veterans

3,386

Male Veterans

282

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,489
First Gulf War580
Korea372
Second Gulf War358
World War II254

Waldo County, Maine Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,029
75+886
55 to 64795
35 to 54768
18 to 34190

Waldo County, Maine Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,59211.81%
2 or More389.38%
Hispanic279.06%
Indian1724.29%
Other1418.18%
Black74.73%

Waldo County, Maine Veterans by Education

6.19%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Waldo County, Maine Employment Status

Waldo County, Maine Employment by Age

61.5%

Labor Force Participation

56.8%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Waldo County, Maine Employment by Race

Waldo County, Maine Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Waldo County, Maine

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Belfast66686647-21-0.31%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990