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Demographic Data Report for Maine by County
Poverty: Persons below poverty
All Ages, All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes
2015-2019 American Community Survey 5-Year Data
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County
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Value (Percent)
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People (Below Poverty)
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Rank within US
(of 3146 counties)
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United States 13.4 42,510,843 N/A
Maine 11.8 153,131 20 of 52
Cumberland County 9.0 25,700 475
Penobscot County 14.8 21,501 1,700
Kennebec County 12.8 15,117 1,276
York County 7.4 14,918 227
Androscoggin County 11.8 12,283 1,044
Aroostook County 16.1 10,549 1,961
Somerset County 20.4 10,114 2,595
Oxford County 15.1 8,592 1,784
Washington County 18.9 5,756 2,441
Hancock County 10.8 5,748 829
Waldo County 13.5 5,214 1,420
Lincoln County 12.3 4,140 1,166
Knox County 9.9 3,763 631
Sagadahoc County 9.6 3,388 589
Franklin County 11.5 3,308 980
Piscataquis County 18.5 3,040 2,370
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 10/20/2021 9:26 pm.
Source: Demographic data provided by the Census Bureau and the American Community Survey.
For more information about Poverty: Persons 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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