Kittery is a city located in York County Maine. With a 2020 population of 5,055, it is the 29th largest city in Maine and the 6543rd largest city in the United States. Kittery is currently growing at a rate of 0.82% annually but its population has decreased by -4.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,297 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Kittery has a population density of 1,806 people per square mile.
The average household income in Kittery is $89,770 with a poverty rate of 9.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,201 per month, and the median house value is $332,800. The median age in Kittery is 38.4 years, 36.2 years for males, and 41.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Kitterywas:
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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 native american people with a rate of 76.19%.
91.29% of Kittery residents speak only English, while 8.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.71% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Kittery is Multiple, with 59.39% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Kittery is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.55%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Kittery
92.88% of Kittery residents were born in the United States, with 25.94% having been born in Maine. 2.68% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.