Bucksport, Maine Population 2022

2,822
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Bucksport is a city located in Hancock County Maine. With a 2020 population of 2,822, it is the 44th largest city in Maine and the 9166th largest city in the United States. Bucksport is currently declining at a rate of -0.18% annually and its population has decreased by -1.98% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,879 in 2020. Spanning over 15 miles, Bucksport has a population density of 247 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bucksport is $40,454 with a poverty rate of 18.25%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $669 per month, and the median house value is $126,300. The median age in Bucksport is 53.7 years, 56.9 years for males, and 51.3 years for females.

Bucksport Demographics

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

  • White: 99.06%
  • Other race: 0.56%
  • Two or more races: 0.38%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bucksport, Maine is 2,822 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,879.

Bucksport, Maine Population 2022

Population by Race

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Bucksport Population by Race

Bucksport Population Pyramid 2022

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Bucksport Median Age

50.8


Total

50.2


Male

52.1


Female

Bucksport Adults

There are 2,350 adults, (849 of whom are seniors) in Bucksport.

Bucksport Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

56.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Bucksport Sex Ratio

Female

1,454

50.50%

Male

1,425

49.50%

Bucksport Population by Age

Bucksport Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bucksport Household Types

64.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bucksport Households and Families

3

Average Family Size

2.09

Average Household Size

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Bucksport Households by Type

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Bucksport Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bucksport Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.80%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.06%.

Bucksport Educational Attainment by Race

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$32,118

Average Earnings

$41,736

Average Male

$30,684

Average Female

Bucksport Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bucksport Language by Age

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Bucksport Language

97.74% of Bucksport residents speak only English, while 2.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.76% of the population.

Bucksport Language

Bucksport Poverty by Race

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18.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.67%

Male Poverty Rate

25.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bucksport

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bucksport is White, with 17.79% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bucksport is Hispanic, with 41.54% 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 13.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.95%.

Bucksport Poverty

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Bucksport Poverty Rate by Education

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Bucksport Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bucksport Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Bucksport Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.6%

Male Marriage Rate

45.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Bucksport Married by Age and Sex

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Bucksport Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Bucksport Marital Status by Race

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Bucksport Marital Status

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287

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Bucksport Veterans by War

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Bucksport Veterans by Age

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Bucksport Veterans by Race

Bucksport Veterans by Education

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14.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

70.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bucksport Veterans by Education

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46.6%

Labor Force Participation

43%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Bucksport Employment by Age

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Bucksport Employment by Race

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Bucksport 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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70.09%

Born in Bucksport

99.51%

Native Born

0.49%

Foreign Born

0.49%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.51% of Bucksport residents were born in the United States, with 70.09% having been born in Maine. 0.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Bucksport Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Bucksport Population by Year