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Demographic Data Report for Maine by County
Poverty: Families below poverty
All Ages, All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes
2015-2019 American Community Survey 5-Year Data
Sorted by Count
County
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Value (Percent)
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Families (Below Poverty)
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Rank within US
(of 3146 counties)
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Maine 7.3 25,498 19 of 52
United States 9.5 7,541,196 N/A
Piscataquis County 11.2 495 1,934
Franklin County 6.9 497 758
Sagadahoc County 7.0 704 780
Knox County 7.3 778 896
Lincoln County 8.2 801 1,132
Waldo County 7.9 878 1,064
Hancock County 6.9 1,029 771
Washington County 12.7 1,081 2,241
Oxford County 10.4 1,459 1,730
Somerset County 13.7 1,844 2,409
Aroostook County 10.8 1,969 1,806
Androscoggin County 7.5 2,112 954
York County 4.3 2,383 210
Kennebec County 8.0 2,559 1,090
Penobscot County 8.8 3,311 1,284
Cumberland County 5.0 3,598 326
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 11/27/2021 9:44 am.
Source: Demographic data provided by the Census Bureau and the American Community Survey.
For more information about Poverty: Families below poverty, see the dictionary.
Health Service Areas are a single county or cluster of contiguous counties which are relatively self-contained with respect to hospital care. For more detailed information, please see Health Service Area information page. Puerto Rico is being treated as a Health Service Area for this data presentation.
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.

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