East Millinocket is a city located in Penobscot County Maine. With a 2020 population of 1,558, it is the 77th largest city in Maine and the 12336th largest city in the United States. East Millinocket is currently declining at a rate of -0.06% annually and its population has decreased by -8.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,695 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, East Millinocket has a population density of 1,629 people per square mile.
The average household income in East Millinocket is $50,064 with a poverty rate of 13.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $579 per month, and the median house value is $61,100. The median age in East Millinocket is 48.7 years, 47.2 years for males, and 50.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of East Millinocketwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 20.13%.
97.86% of East Millinocket residents speak only English, while 2.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.71% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in East Millinocket is White, with 13.49% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in East Millinocket is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.79%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in East Millinocket
99.17% of East Millinocket residents were born in the United States, with 78.47% having been born in Maine. 0.41% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.