Washington County, Maine Population 2018

Washington County, Maine's estimated population is 31,593 with a growth rate of -1.04% 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
201731,593-332-1.04%
201631,9253591.14%
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
White29,167
American Indian and Alaska Native1,438
Two or More Races843
Some Other Race172
Asian154
Black or African American137
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander14

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

Washington County, Maine Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Washington County, Maine Median Age

47.3


Total

46.3


Male

48.4


Female

Washington County, Maine Adults

There are 25,827 adults, (6,992 of which are seniors) in Washington County, Maine.

Washington County, Maine Age Dependency

69.3

Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Washington County, Maine Sex Ratio

Female

16,146

50.57%

Male

15,779

49.43%

Washington County, Maine Households and Families

Washington County, Maine Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Washington County, Maine Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.8%11.2%
All76%24%
Non Family67.2%32.8%
Male64.6%35.4%
Female54%46%

76.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Washington County, Maine Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,0652.276
Married6,6822.7588.8
Non Family5,2531.1967.2
Female1,4032.9654
Male7272.8764.6

2.69

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

8.5%

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 Grade1,0954.67%
9th to 12th Grade1,7247.35%
High School Graduate9,02838.49%
Some College4,77420.35%
Associates Degree2,1229.05%
Bachelors Degree3,08913.17%
Graduate Degree1,6256.93%

Washington County, Maine Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,75419,2224,382
Native American84370890
Multiple Races38234978
Hispanic27818671
Black1069638
Asian897549
Other Race846031
Islander107

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 91.36%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 55.06%.

Washington County, Maine Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,661$31,824$21,183
Less Than High School$21,577$23,542$14,044
High School Grad$24,197$29,724$16,839
Some College$25,628$37,336$18,966
Bachelors Degree$33,855$39,107$32,660
Graduate Degree$42,768$42,250$43,100

$26,661

Average Earnings

$31,824

Average Male

$21,183

Average Female

Washington County, Maine Language

Washington County, Maine Language by Age

Washington County, Maine Language

94.31% of Washington County, Maine residents speak only English, while 5.69% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Other, which is spoken by 2.18% of the population.

Washington County, Maine Poverty

Washington County, Maine Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White27,9024,66416.72%
Native1,43151836.20%
Multiple80027734.63%
Hispanic53410419.48%
Other172179.88%
Black971313.40%
Islander14750.00%

18.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.63%

Male Poverty Rate

20.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Washington County, Maine

The race most likely to be in poverty in Washington County, Maine is Islander, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Washington County, Maine is Other, with 9.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.55%.

Washington County, Maine Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.82%
High School18.42%
Some College13.05%
Bachelors or Greater6.39%

Washington County, Maine Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.69%
Male Unemployed34.02%
Female Employed11.77%
Male Employed5.92%

Washington County, Maine Income

Washington County, Maine Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,469$51,847
Families$48,294$62,161
Married Families$56,411$71,628
Non Families$21,612$31,998

Washington County, Maine Marital Status

Washington County, Maine Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.9%

Male Marriage Rate

50.9%

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

Washington County, Maine Veterans

Washington County, Maine Veterans by War

3,231

Number of Veterans

3,092

Male Veterans

139

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,358
First Gulf War432
Korea336
Second Gulf War326
World War II218

Washington County, Maine Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74910
75+822
55 to 64721
35 to 54631
18 to 34147

Washington County, Maine Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,05412.72%
Indian10310.23%
Hispanic3510.00%
2 or More255.48%
Other2125.00%
Black1916.24%
Asian98.33%

Washington County, Maine Veterans by Education

9.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Washington County, Maine Employment Status

Washington County, Maine Employment by Age

53.4%

Labor Force Participation

48.6%

Employment Rate

8.6%

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