Piscataquis County, Maine Population 2022

Piscataquis County, Maine's estimated population is 16,652 with a growth rate of -0.44% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Piscataquis County, Maine is the 16th largest county in Maine. The 2010 Population was 17,535 and has seen a growth of -5.04% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
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Piscataquis County, Maine Population Growth

Population by Race

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Piscataquis County, Maine Population by Race

Piscataquis County, Maine Population Pyramid 2022

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Piscataquis County, Maine Median Age

51.5


Total

51.5


Male

51.4


Female

Piscataquis County, Maine Adults

There are 13,984 adults, (4,453 of whom are seniors) in Piscataquis County, Maine.

Piscataquis County, Maine Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

46.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Piscataquis County, Maine Sex Ratio

Female

8,397

49.79%

Male

8,467

50.21%

Piscataquis County, Maine Population by Age

Piscataquis County, Maine Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Piscataquis County, Maine Household Types

77.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Piscataquis County, Maine Households and Families

2.79

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

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Piscataquis County, Maine Households by Type

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Piscataquis County, Maine Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Piscataquis County, Maine Educational Attainment by Race

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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 other race people with a rate of 50.00%.

Piscataquis County, Maine Educational Attainment by Race

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$31,326

Average Earnings

$35,753

Average Male

$25,836

Average Female

Piscataquis County, Maine Earnings by Educational Attainment

Piscataquis County, Maine Language by Age

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Piscataquis County, Maine Language

96.65% of Piscataquis County, Maine residents speak only English, while 3.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.49% of the population.

Piscataquis County, Maine Language

Piscataquis County, Maine Poverty by Race

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17.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.25%

Male Poverty Rate

18.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Piscataquis County, Maine

The race most likely to be in poverty in Piscataquis County, Maine is Black, with 85.05% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Piscataquis County, Maine is Hispanic, with 12.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.97%.

Piscataquis County, Maine Poverty

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Piscataquis County, Maine Poverty Rate by Education

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Piscataquis County, Maine Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Piscataquis County, Maine Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Piscataquis County, Maine Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.3%

Male Marriage Rate

48.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Piscataquis County, Maine Married by Age and Sex

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Piscataquis County, Maine 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.

Piscataquis County, Maine Marital Status by Race

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Piscataquis County, Maine Marital Status

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1,544

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Piscataquis County, Maine Veterans by War

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Piscataquis County, Maine Veterans by Age

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Piscataquis County, Maine Veterans by Race

Piscataquis County, Maine Veterans by Education

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5.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Piscataquis County, Maine Veterans by Education

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48.5%

Labor Force Participation

45.8%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Piscataquis County, Maine Employment by Age

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Piscataquis County, Maine Employment by Race

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Piscataquis County, Maine 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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63.51%

Born in Piscataquis County, Maine

97.93%

Native Born

2.07%

Foreign Born

1.27%

Non Citizen

0.79%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.93% of Piscataquis County, Maine residents were born in the United States, with 63.51% having been born in Maine. 1.27% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Piscataquis County, Maine Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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