Hancock County, Maine's estimated population is 55,690 with a growth rate of 0.19% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hancock County, Maine is the 8th largest county in Maine. The 2010 Population was 54,418 and has seen a growth of 2.34% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 52.25%.
96.90% of Hancock County, Maine residents speak only English, while 3.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.55% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Hancock County, Maine is Black, with 30.60% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Hancock County, Maine is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.76%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Hancock County, Maine
96.74% of Hancock County, Maine residents were born in the United States, with 59.69% having been born in Maine. 1.75% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.