York County, Maine Population 2018

York County, Maine's estimated population is 204,191 with a growth rate of 1.82% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. York County, Maine is the 2nd largest county in Maine.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017204,1913,6551.82%
2016200,536-1,687-0.83%
2016202,2231,2050.60%
2015201,0185250.26%
2014200,4931,1470.58%
2013199,3464330.22%
2012198,9137060.36%
2011198,2079980.51%
2010197,20932,62219.82%
1990164,58724,92117.84%
1980139,66628,09025.18%
1970111,57612,17412.25%
196099,4025,8616.27%
195093,54110,99113.31%
194082,5509,61613.18%
193072,9342,2383.17%
192070,6962,1703.17%
191068,5263,6415.61%
190064,8852,0563.27%
189062,8295720.92%
188062,2572,0833.46%
187060,174-1,933-3.11%
186062,1072,0093.34%
185060,0986,06411.22%
184054,0342,3124.47%
183051,7225,43911.75%
182046,2834,40610.52%
181041,8773,98110.51%
180037,8969,00431.16%
179028,8920.00%

York County, Maine Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White192,652
Two or More Races2,972
Asian2,179
Black or African American1,745
American Indian and Alaska Native697
Some Other Race267
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander24

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

York 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

York County, Maine Median Age

44.4


Total

43.2


Male

45.5


Female

York County, Maine Adults

There are 160,629 adults, (35,896 of which are seniors) in York County, Maine.

York County, Maine Age Dependency

60.7

Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Child Dependency Ratio

York County, Maine Sex Ratio

Female

102,624

51.17%

Male

97,912

48.83%

York County, Maine Households and Families

York County, Maine Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

York County, Maine Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.6%13.4%
All73.4%26.6%
Male62.3%37.7%
Non Family60%40%
Female55.3%44.7%

73.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

York County, Maine Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All82,5882.3973.4
Married42,5002.9786.6
Non Family29,0311.2860
Female7,4043.0655.3
Male3,6533.1662.3

2.9

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

York County, Maine Households

York County, Maine Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,2472.92%
9th to 12th Grade6,8194.70%
High School Graduate46,40331.96%
Some College29,38320.24%
Associates Degree14,69710.12%
Bachelors Degree29,18220.10%
Graduate Degree14,4749.97%

York County, Maine Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White139,409129,11142,206
Hispanic1,7481,591420
Asian1,4711,182506
Multiple Races1,1731,004290
Black1,000951165
Native American46336129
Other Race16313598
Islander2424

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 60.12%.

York County, Maine Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,233$43,885$30,082
Less Than High School$23,243$25,187$18,727
High School Grad$29,988$35,413$23,254
Some College$35,742$44,339$28,359
Bachelors Degree$45,444$61,701$36,029
Graduate Degree$52,890$69,543$47,700

$36,233

Average Earnings

$43,885

Average Male

$30,082

Average Female

York County, Maine Language

York County, Maine Language by Age

York County, Maine Language

92.95% of York County, Maine residents speak only English, while 7.05% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 4.74% of the population.

York County, Maine Poverty

York County, Maine Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White186,93216,5598.86%
Multiple2,93949816.94%
Hispanic2,99549216.43%
Asian2,13936817.20%
Black1,67634020.29%
Native68628641.69%

9.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.96%

Male Poverty Rate

10.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in York County, Maine

The race most likely to be in poverty in York County, Maine is Native, with 41.69% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in York County, Maine is White, with 8.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.78%.

York County, Maine Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.21%
High School11.03%
Some College6.58%
Bachelors or Greater3.71%

York County, Maine Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.66%
Male Unemployed23.65%
Female Employed5.85%
Male Employed3.78%

York County, Maine Income

York County, Maine Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,132$75,571
Families$72,459$88,149
Married Families$81,845$97,351
Non Families$35,024$49,321

York County, Maine Marital Status

York County, Maine Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.6%

Male Marriage Rate

51.4%

Female Marriage Rate

York County, Maine Married by Age and Sex

York 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 35To44.

York County, Maine Marital Status by Race

York County, Maine Veterans

York County, Maine Veterans by War

17,660

Number of Veterans

16,567

Male Veterans

1,093

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam6,639
First Gulf War2,933
Second Gulf War2,055
Korea2,011
World War II1,145

York County, Maine Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 744,504
75+4,349
35 to 544,114
55 to 643,533
18 to 341,160

York County, Maine Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White17,08311.02%
Black29925.04%
Hispanic21910.90%
2 or More19211.95%
Asian573.59%
Indian294.88%

York County, Maine Veterans by Education

4.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

York County, Maine Employment Status

York County, Maine Employment by Age

66.5%

Labor Force Participation

62.8%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

York County, Maine Employment by Race

York County, Maine Employment by Education

Population of Cities in York County, Maine

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Biddeford2127721362850.40%
Sanford20796209381420.68%
Saco18500192137133.85%
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