Washington County, Maine Population 2018

Washington County, Maine's estimated population is 31,593 with a growth rate of 0.09% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Washington County, Maine is the 14th largest county in Maine.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201731,8222290.72%
201731,593270.09%
201631,566-181-0.57%
201531,747-181-0.57%
201431,928-348-1.08%
201332,276-275-0.84%
201232,551-164-0.50%
201132,715-112-0.34%
201032,827-2,481-7.03%
199035,3083450.99%
198034,9635,10417.09%
197029,859-3,049-9.27%
196032,908-2,279-6.48%
195035,187-2,580-6.83%
194037,767-59-0.16%
193037,826-3,883-9.31%
192041,709-1,196-2.79%
191042,905-2,327-5.14%
190045,2327501.69%
189044,482-2-0.00%
188044,4841,1412.63%
187043,3438091.90%
186042,5343,7239.59%
185038,81110,48437.01%
184028,3277,03333.03%
183021,2948,55067.09%
182012,7444,87461.93%
18107,8703,40976.42%
18004,4611,70361.75%
17902,7580.00%

Washington County, Maine Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White29,037
American Indian and Alaska Native1,505
Two or More Races792
Some Other Race190
Black or African American146
Asian145
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander7

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Washington County, Maine Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,0001,2001,400 Male Population2004006008001,0001,2001,400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Washington County, Maine Median Age

47.6


Total

46.7


Male

48.5


Female

Washington County, Maine Adults

There are 25,802 adults, (7,218 of whom are seniors) in Washington County, Maine.

Washington County, Maine Age Dependency

71.2

Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Washington County, Maine Sex Ratio

Female

16,108

50.62%

Male

15,714

49.38%

Washington County, Maine Households and Families

Washington County, Maine Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Washington County, Maine Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.2%10.8%
All75.7%24.3%
Male69.3%30.7%
Non Family65%35%
Female54.1%45.9%

75.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Washington County, Maine Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,0172.275.7
Married6,6932.7589.2
Non Family5,1861.1965
Female1,4352.9554.1
Male7032.7769.3

2.69

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

8.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Washington County, Maine Households

Washington County, Maine Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0904.65%
9th to 12th Grade1,7717.56%
High School Graduate8,92438.08%
Some College4,61719.70%
Associates Degree2,1299.08%
Bachelors Degree3,21013.70%
Graduate Degree1,6957.23%

Washington County, Maine Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,69419,1654,558
Native American88370084
Multiple Races35333275
Hispanic30920293
Black10810039
Other Race1016335
Asian868054
Islander4

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 94.05%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 62.79%.

Washington County, Maine Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,945$33,750$21,856
Less Than High School$22,986$24,773$15,764
High School Grad$25,067$30,722$17,436
Some College$27,271$40,611$19,706
Bachelors Degree$35,459$42,339$32,041
Graduate Degree$46,190$45,972$46,354

$27,945

Average Earnings

$33,750

Average Male

$21,856

Average Female

Washington County, Maine Language

Washington County, Maine Language by Age

Washington County, Maine Language

94.19% of Washington County, Maine residents speak only English, while 5.81% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Other, which is spoken by 2.29% of the population.

Washington County, Maine Poverty

Washington County, Maine Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White27,8064,63316.66%
Native1,48662041.72%
Multiple75423130.64%
Hispanic57212421.68%
Other1792815.64%
Black1032120.39%

18.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.45%

Male Poverty Rate

20.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Washington County, Maine

The race most likely to be in poverty in Washington County, Maine is Native, with 41.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Washington County, Maine is Other, with 15.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.11%.

Washington County, Maine Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.86%
High School18.78%
Some College12.04%
Bachelors or Greater7.70%

Washington County, Maine Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed45.77%
Male Unemployed29.50%
Female Employed11.71%
Male Employed5.67%

Washington County, Maine Income

Washington County, Maine Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,328$54,457
Families$50,663$65,655
Married Families$59,227$75,808
Non Families$22,056$32,531

Washington County, Maine Marital Status

Washington County, Maine Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.1%

Male Marriage Rate

50.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Washington County, Maine Married by Age and Sex

Washington County, Maine Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Washington County, Maine Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Washington County, Maine Veterans

Washington County, Maine Veterans by War

3,147

Number of Veterans

2,962

Male Veterans

185

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,310
First Gulf War428
Korea347
Second Gulf War333
World War II169

Washington County, Maine Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74945
75+818
55 to 64647
35 to 54591
18 to 34146

Washington County, Maine Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,98412.47%
Indian10910.37%
Hispanic3910.66%
Other2019.80%
2 or More184.30%
Black108.33%
Asian65.41%

Washington County, Maine Veterans by Education

9.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Washington County, Maine Employment Status

Washington County, Maine Employment by Age

52.9%

Labor Force Participation

48.5%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Washington County, Maine Employment by Race

Washington County, Maine Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Washington County, Maine

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Calais31232965-158-5.06%
Eastport13311255-76-5.71%
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