Madawaska is a city located in Aroostook County Maine. With a 2020 population of 2,763, it is the 46th largest city in Maine and the 9267th largest city in the United States. Madawaska is currently declining at a rate of -0.61% annually and its population has decreased by -1.22% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,797 in 2020. Spanning over 5 miles, Madawaska has a population density of 522 people per square mile.
The average household income in Madawaska is $48,454 with a poverty rate of 15.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $483 per month, and the median house value is $112,500. The median age in Madawaska is 56 years, 51 years for males, and 59 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Madawaskawas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 84.19%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.39%.
46.00% of Madawaska residents speak only English, while 54.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 54.00% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Madawaska is White, with 15.63% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Madawaska is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.25%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Madawaska
85.60% of Madawaska residents were born in the United States, with 65.55% having been born in Maine. 3.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.