York County, Maine Population 2021

York County, Maine's estimated population is 211,185 with a growth rate of 0.85% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. York County, Maine is the 3rd largest county inMaine. The 2010 Population was 197,209 and has seen a growth of 7.09% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021211,1851,7720.85%
2020209,4131,7720.85%
2019207,6411,7720.86%
2018205,8691,5870.78%
2017204,2821,7170.85%
2016202,5651,3420.67%
2015201,2233960.20%
2014200,8271,3980.70%
2013199,4295570.28%
2012198,8726320.32%
2011198,2401,0310.52%
2010197,20932,62219.82%
1990164,58724,92117.84%
1980139,66628,09025.18%
1970111,57612,17412.25%
196099,4025,8616.27%
195093,54110,99113.31%
194082,5509,61613.18%
193072,9342,2383.17%
192070,6962,1703.17%
191068,5263,6415.61%
190064,8852,0563.27%
189062,8295720.92%
188062,2572,0833.46%
187060,174-1,933-3.11%
186062,1072,0093.34%
185060,0986,06411.22%
184054,0342,3124.47%
183051,7225,43911.75%
182046,2834,40610.52%
181041,8773,98110.51%
180037,8969,00431.16%
179028,8920.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.85% (1,772)
County Website
State
Founded
1636
County Seat
2010 Population
197,209
Growth Since 2010
7.09% (13,976)
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York County, Maine Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White195,14395.51%
Two or More Races3,4031.67%
Asian2,5801.26%
Black or African American1,7780.87%
American Indian and Alaska Native9030.44%
Some Other Race4560.22%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander530.03%
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York County, Maine Population by Race

York County, Maine Population Pyramid $2021

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York County, Maine Median Age

45.2


Total

43.8


Male

46.5


Female

York County, Maine Adults

There are 165,549 adults, (40,625 of whom are seniors) in York County, Maine.

York County, Maine Age Dependency

63.6

Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31

Child Dependency Ratio

York County, Maine Sex Ratio

Female

104,665

51.23%

Male

99,651

48.77%

York County, Maine Population by Age

York County, Maine Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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York County, Maine Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female52.8%47.2%
Non Family59.1%40.9%
Male69.9%30.1%
All73.9%26.1%
Married88%12%

73.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

York County, Maine Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All85,3142.3673.9
Married44,0692.9588
Non Family30,4011.2859.1
Female7,5522.9152.8
Male3,2923.1369.9

2.87

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

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York County, Maine Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,6092.40%
9th to 12th Grade6,5844.38%
High School Graduate45,03529.97%
Some College30,45120.26%
Associates Degree15,74910.48%
Bachelors Degree32,10721.36%
Graduate Degree16,74611.14%
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York County, Maine Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

York County, Maine Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White143,321133,86247,111
Hispanic2,0281,841548
Asian1,8211,505428
2+ Races1,6911,580406
Black1,1121,075200
Native American495406166
Other Race31128997
Islander535320

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 islander people with a rate of 37.74%.

York County, Maine Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,213$49,280$34,332
Less Than 9th Grade$30,000$30,996$26,292
High School Graduate$34,072$41,181$26,531
Some College$39,955$49,548$32,524
Bachelors Degree$49,226$62,615$39,204
Graduate Degree$59,477$73,651$52,163

$41,213

Average Earnings

$49,280

Average Male

$34,332

Average Female

York County, Maine Earnings by Educational Attainment

York County, Maine Language by Age

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York County, Maine Language

93.42% of York County, Maine residents speak only English, while 6.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.54% of the population.

York County, Maine Language

York County, Maine Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White189,38113,0856.91%
Hispanic3,40776522.45%
Multiple3,34649514.79%
Black1,71536521.28%
Asian2,5021867.43%
Native903677.42%
Other4474610.29%
Islander53611.32%

7.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.71%

Male Poverty Rate

8.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in York County, Maine

The race most likely to be in poverty in York County, Maine is Hispanic, with 22.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in York County, Maine is White, with 6.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.78%.

York County, Maine Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.01%
High School9.22%
Some College5.63%
Bachelors or Greater2.77%

York County, Maine Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed23.24%
Female Unemployed17.44%
Female Employed4.69%
Male Employed2.68%

York County, Maine Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

York County, Maine Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$67,830$85,640
Families$83,392$100,058
Married Families$93,269$109,389
Non Families$39,774$56,199
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Income by Household Type

York County, Maine Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.1%

Male Marriage Rate

51.9%

Female Marriage Rate

York County, Maine Married by Age and Sex

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York 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 45-54.

York County, Maine Marital Status by Race

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York County, Maine Marital Status

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16,896

Number of Veterans

15,658

Male Veterans

1,238

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam6,515
First Gulf War3,281
Second Gulf War2,473
Korea1,452
World War II695

York County, Maine Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 744,575
75+4,149
35 to 543,643
55 to 643,301
18 to 341,228

York County, Maine Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White16,35310.31%
2+ Races28714.41%
Black16612.86%
Hispanic1416.05%
Asian422.03%
Native American355.38%
Other Race133.33%

York County, Maine Veterans by Race

York County, Maine Veterans by Education

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4.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

York County, Maine Veterans by Education

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66.3%

Labor Force Participation

63.4%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

York County, Maine Employment by Age

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York County, Maine Employment by Race

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York 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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49.49%

Born in York County, Maine

96.76%

Native Born

3.24%

Foreign Born

1.29%

Non Citizen

1.95%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.76% of York County, Maine residents were born in the United States, with 49.49% having been born in Maine. 1.29% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

York 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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