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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 Rank
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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United States 9.5 7,541,196 N/A
Maine 7.3 25,498 19 of 52
Somerset County 13.7 1,844 2,409
Washington County 12.7 1,081 2,241
Piscataquis County 11.2 495 1,934
Aroostook County 10.8 1,969 1,806
Oxford County 10.4 1,459 1,730
Penobscot County 8.8 3,311 1,284
Lincoln County 8.2 801 1,132
Kennebec County 8.0 2,559 1,090
Waldo County 7.9 878 1,064
Androscoggin County 7.5 2,112 954
Knox County 7.3 778 896
Sagadahoc County 7.0 704 780
Hancock County 6.9 1,029 771
Franklin County 6.9 497 758
Cumberland County 5.0 3,598 326
York County 4.3 2,383 210
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 10/22/2021 3:17 pm.
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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