Howland, Maine Population 2022

917
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Howland is a city located in Penobscot County Maine. With a 2020 population of 917, it is the 101st largest city in Maine and the 15433rd largest city in the United States. Howland is currently declining at a rate of -1.61% annually and its population has decreased by -12.83% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,052 in 2020. Spanning over 8 miles, Howland has a population density of 123 people per square mile.

The average household income in Howland is $50,047 with a poverty rate of 17.69%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $706 per month, and the median house value is $86,900. The median age in Howland is 43.5 years, 36.6 years for males, and 48 years for females.

Howland Demographics

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

  • White: 100.00%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Howland, Maine is 917 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,052.

Howland, Maine Population 2022

Population by Race

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Howland Population by Race

Howland Population Pyramid 2022

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Howland Median Age

40.4


Total

37.8


Male

40.7


Female

Howland Adults

There are 779 adults, (178 of whom are seniors) in Howland.

Howland Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Howland Sex Ratio

Female

510

48.48%

Male

542

51.52%

Howland Population by Age

Howland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Howland Household Types

79.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Howland Households and Families

3.13

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

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Howland Households by Type

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Howland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Howland Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 88.73%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 6.42%.

Howland Educational Attainment by Race

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$30,313

Average Earnings

$30,833

Average Male

$27,292

Average Female

Howland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Howland Language by Age

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Howland Language

99.18% of Howland residents speak only English, while 0.82% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.82% of the population.

Howland Language

Howland Poverty by Race

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17.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.48%

Male Poverty Rate

19.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Howland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Howland is White, with 17.69% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.62%.

Howland Poverty

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Howland Poverty Rate by Education

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Howland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Howland Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Howland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.6%

Male Marriage Rate

45.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Howland Married by Age and Sex

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Howland 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 35-44.

Howland Marital Status by Race

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Howland Marital Status

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110

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Howland Veterans by War

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Howland Veterans by Age

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Howland Veterans by Race

Howland Veterans by Education

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7.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Howland Veterans by Education

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53.7%

Labor Force Participation

51%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Howland Employment by Age

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Howland Employment by Race

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Howland 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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65.59%

Born in Howland

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Howland residents were born in the United States, with 65.59% having been born in Maine. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Howland Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Howland Population by Year