Bath, Maine Population 2022

8,816
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Bath is a city located in Sagadahoc County Maine. It is also the county seat of Sagadahoc County. With a 2020 population of 8,816, it is the 15th largest city in Maine and the 4505th largest city in the United States. Bath is currently growing at a rate of 0.28% annually and its population has increased by 0.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,766 in 2020. Spanning over 13 miles, Bath has a population density of 967 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bath is $62,202 with a poverty rate of 10.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $889 per month, and the median house value is $184,500. The median age in Bath is 41.4 years, 39.4 years for males, and 45.5 years for females.

Bath Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bathwas:

  • White: 96.38%
  • Two or more races: 1.81%
  • Asian: 0.85%
  • Black or African American: 0.54%
  • Other race: 0.42%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bath, Maine is 8,816 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 8,766.

Bath, Maine Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,03196.38%
Black or African American450.54%
Asian710.85%
Some Other Race350.42%
Two or More Races1511.81%
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Bath Population by Race

Bath Population Pyramid 2022

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Bath Median Age

43.1


Total

40.1


Male

47.6


Female

Bath Adults

There are 6,576 adults, (1,863 of whom are seniors) in Bath.

Bath Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Bath Sex Ratio

Female

4,198

50.38%

Male

4,135

49.62%

Bath Population by Age

Bath Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bath Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.6%22.4%
Male75.8%24.2%
All59.6%40.4%
Non Family45.6%54.4%
Female41.7%58.3%

59.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bath Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,8792.1259.6
Married1,512377.6
Male248375.8
Female4052.3741.7
Non Family1,7141.1645.6

2.73

Average Family Size

2.12

Average Household Size

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Bath Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1352.27%
9th to 12th Grade2464.13%
High School Graduate1,92832.39%
Some College1,24520.91%
Associates Degree4487.53%
Bachelors Degree95816.09%
Graduate Degree99316.68%
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Bath Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bath Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race353535
Hispanic878769
White5,6595,3541,847
Black4444
2+ Races5752
Asian71

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Bath Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,926$47,514$35,700
Less Than 9th Grade$16,477$15,341$
High School Graduate$27,891$30,951$20,893
Some College$42,157$53,523$31,667
Bachelors Degree$39,531$40,179$32,056
Graduate Degree$64,241$95,616$63,167

$39,926

Average Earnings

$47,514

Average Male

$35,700

Average Female

Bath Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bath Language by Age

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Bath Language

94.54% of Bath residents speak only English, while 5.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.61% of the population.

Bath Language

Bath Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple15110770.86%
Black441636.36%
White7,7937569.70%
OtherNaN%

10.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.15%

Male Poverty Rate

12.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bath

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bath is Multiple, with 70.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bath is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.23%.

Bath Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.32%
High School13.42%
Some College9.73%
Bachelors or Greater0.92%

Bath Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.55%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed10.02%
Female Unemployed48.24%

Bath Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bath Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$55,396$67,567
Families$82,973$83,942
Married Families$89,302-
Non Families$38,555$43,634
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Income by Household Type

Bath Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.7%

Male Marriage Rate

45.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Bath Married by Age and Sex

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Bath Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Bath Marital Status by Race

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Bath Marital Status

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847

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War168
First Gulf War248
Vietnam327
Korea46
World War II5

Bath Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3475
35 to 54176
55 to 64167
65 to 74265
75+164

Bath Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White84213.26%
2+ Races57.69%

Bath Veterans by Race

Bath Veterans by Education

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5.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bath Veterans by Education

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63.4%

Labor Force Participation

60.9%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Bath Employment by Age

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Bath Employment by Race

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Bath Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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58.42%

Born in Bath

94.50%

Native Born

5.50%

Foreign Born

3.41%

Non Citizen

2.09%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.50% of Bath residents were born in the United States, with 58.42% having been born in Maine. 3.41% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Bath Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18405,1410.00%
18508,0202,8794.55%
18608,076560.07%
18707,371-705-0.91%
18807,8745030.66%
18908,7238491.03%
190010,4771,7541.85%
19109,396-1,081-1.08%
192014,7315,3354.60%
19309,110-5,621-4.69%
194010,2351,1251.17%
195010,6444090.39%
196010,717730.07%
19709,679-1,038-1.01%
198010,2465670.57%
19909,799-447-0.45%
20009,266-533-0.56%
20108,514-752-0.84%
20118,539250.29%
20128,564250.29%
20138,589250.29%
20148,614250.29%
20158,639250.29%
20168,664250.29%
20178,689250.29%
20188,714250.29%
20198,739250.29%
20208,766270.31%
20218,791250.29%
20228,816250.28%

Bath Population by Year