Old Town, Maine Population 2022

7,349
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Old Town is a city located in Penobscot County Maine. With a 2020 population of 7,349, it is the 19th largest city in Maine and the 5181st largest city in the United States. Old Town is currently declining at a rate of -0.55% annually and its population has decreased by -1.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,453 in 2020. Spanning over 43 miles, Old Town has a population density of 189 people per square mile.

The average household income in Old Town is $60,630 with a poverty rate of 21.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $782 per month, and the median house value is $134,500. The median age in Old Town is 36.3 years, 35.5 years for males, and 37.1 years for females.

Old Town Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Old Townwas:

  • White: 93.16%
  • Two or more races: 4.03%
  • Native American: 2.28%
  • Asian: 0.51%
  • Black or African American: 0.01%
  • Other race: 0.01%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Old Town, Maine is 7,349 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 7,453.

Old Town, Maine Population 2022

Population by Race

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Old Town Population by Race

Old Town Population Pyramid 2022

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Old Town Median Age

36.9


Total

37.4


Male

35.8


Female

Old Town Adults

There are 6,206 adults, (1,166 of whom are seniors) in Old Town.

Old Town Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

23.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Old Town Sex Ratio

Female

3,787

50.81%

Male

3,666

49.19%

Old Town Population by Age

Old Town Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Old Town Household Types

65.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Old Town Households and Families

2.75

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

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Old Town Households by Type

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Old Town Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Old Town Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 53.57%.

Old Town Educational Attainment by Race

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$30,418

Average Earnings

$33,861

Average Male

$22,176

Average Female

Old Town Earnings by Educational Attainment

Old Town Language by Age

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Old Town Language

98.55% of Old Town residents speak only English, while 1.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.32% of the population.

Old Town Language

Old Town Poverty by Race

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21.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.24%

Male Poverty Rate

25.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Old Town

The race most likely to be in poverty in Old Town is Native, with 45.88% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.22%.

Old Town Poverty

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Old Town Poverty Rate by Education

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Old Town Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Old Town Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Old Town Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.5%

Male Marriage Rate

40.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Old Town Married by Age and Sex

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Old Town Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Old Town Marital Status by Race

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Old Town Marital Status

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633

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Old Town Veterans by War

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Old Town Veterans by Age

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Old Town Veterans by Race

Old Town Veterans by Education

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7.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Old Town Veterans by Education

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68.4%

Labor Force Participation

66.3%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Old Town Employment by Age

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Old Town Employment by Race

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Old Town 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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70.13%

Born in Old Town

97.67%

Native Born

2.33%

Foreign Born

1.72%

Non Citizen

0.62%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.67% of Old Town residents were born in the United States, with 70.13% having been born in Maine. 1.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Old Town Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Old Town Population by Year