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Penobscot County, ME

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Penobscot County, ME
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatBangor, ME
  • Population153,923
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 3397.3600
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 45.2999

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010153,923409 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)201045.301593 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)20181.0%2174 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)20181.4%2914 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201333 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20193.2%2077 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)20161,091.501565 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201623.5%2356 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20168.701664 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201843.5%2145 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20167258 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)201513.7%1916 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201816.6%1871 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$317,034,000.00413 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)20175011 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201186.562722 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201996.7%120 of 1006
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20185282 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201110.152470 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2018$465,786.0574 of 338
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$2,900,213,000.00378 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20102.8%697 of 2773
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201232.7%1259 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201827368 of 1961
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2012-201310695 of 763
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)20102,982373 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)201927,630.872179 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$1,098,000,000.00150 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$4,102,000,000.00367 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$120,000,000.00434 of 2178
Population (County)2050162,000502 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$194,981.001329 of 3112
Total Employees (County)2050141,000390 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)205015,000464 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)2050361069 of 2780
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