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Sagadahoc County, Maine (ME)

County population in 2017: 35,300 (38% urban, 62% rural); it was 35,214 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 7,857
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,458
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 10,169
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,773 (it was 3,948 in 2000)
% of renters here:

28%
State:

29%

Land area: 254 sq. mi.

Water area: 116.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 139 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Sagadahoc County: 88.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (22.7%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (14.9%), Public administration (10.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 56%
  • Government: 10%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 33%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Sagadahoc County, ME (2017)
    • 33,40094.8%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 7422.1%Two or more races
    • 5841.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2570.7%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2280.6%Asian alone
    • 520.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 240.07%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

46.2 years
Maine median age:

44.6 years
Males: 17,038  (48.3%)
Females: 18,262  (51.7%)
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Average household size:
Sagadahoc County:

2.0 people
Maine:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $64,166 ($41,908 in 1999)
This county:

$64,166
Maine:

$56,277

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $713 (lower quartile is $563, upper quartile is $908)
This county:

$713
State:

$720


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $211,925 (it was $108,600 in 2000)
Sagadahoc:

$211,925
Maine:

$191,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $148,750 - $303,460

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $301,882
Here:

$301,882
State:

$249,348

Townhouses or other attached units: $181,427
Here:

$181,427
State:

$259,036

In 2-unit structures: $251,936
Here:

$251,936
State:

$237,224

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $284,214
Here:

$284,214
State:

$261,373

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $108,074
Here:

$108,074
State:

$253,444

Mobile homes: $86,221
Here:

$86,221
State:

$68,752

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,339
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $523

Institutionalized population: 184

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 10
  • Burglaries: 56
  • Thefts: 142
  • Auto thefts: 11

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 37
  • Thefts: 153
  • Auto thefts: 10
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Health of residents in Sagadahoc County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2003 to 2012:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.6. This is better than average.
78.9% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
52.1% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is more than average.
99.8% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is more than average.
73.8% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is about average.
Average weight of males is 194 pounds. This is about average.
Average weight of females is 158 pounds. This is about average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 105 buildings, average cost: $93,400
  • 1998: 146 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 1999: 143 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2000: 157 buildings, average cost: $115,800
  • 2001: 147 buildings, average cost: $122,500
  • 2002: 186 buildings, average cost: $121,900
  • 2003: 200 buildings, average cost: $164,500
  • 2004: 233 buildings, average cost: $156,800
  • 2005: 242 buildings, average cost: $181,300
  • 2006: 211 buildings, average cost: $170,300
  • 2007: 150 buildings, average cost: $174,400
  • 2008: 66 buildings, average cost: $158,300
  • 2009: 106 buildings, average cost: $148,400
  • 2010: 102 buildings, average cost: $184,600
  • 2011: 60 buildings, average cost: $156,900
  • 2012: 67 buildings, average cost: $153,300
  • 2013: 83 buildings, average cost: $181,300
  • 2014: 97 buildings, average cost: $187,400
  • 2015: 77 buildings, average cost: $186,800
  • 2016: 110 buildings, average cost: $199,400
  • 2017: 122 buildings, average cost: $175,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Sagadahoc, ME residents
Average permit cost in Sagadahoc, ME
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,895 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,823 (1.3%)

Distribution of median household income in Sagadahoc, ME in 2017
Distribution of house value in Sagadahoc, ME in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Sagadahoc, ME in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 9.7%
Sagadahoc County:

9.7%
Maine:

11.1%
(9.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.1% for Black residents, 10.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.2% for American Indian residents, 13.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 46.2 years old
(Males: 45.3 years old, Females: 46.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47.1 years old, Black residents: 37.7 years old, American Indian residents: 28.5 years old, Asian residents: 31.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22.2 years old, Other race residents: 35.4 years old)

Area name: Sagadahoc County, ME HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Sagadahoc County is $576 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $691 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $834 a month.

Cities in this county include: Bath, Topsham, Woolwich, Bowdoin, Bowdoinham, Phippsburg, Richmond, West Bath, Georgetown, Arrowsic.

Sagadahoc County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Neighboring counties: Washakie County, Wyoming , Manistee County, Michigan , Mecosta County, Michigan , Newaygo County, Michigan , Oceana County, Michigan , Osceola County, Michigan , Wexford County, Michigan .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.9%
Maine:

3.8%

Unemployment by year in Sagadahoc, ME
County total employment by year in Sagadahoc, ME
County average yearly wages by year in Sagadahoc, ME

Current college students: 1,396
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 95.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 36.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 912 (76.0% naturalized citizens)

Sagadahoc County:

2.6%
Whole state:

3.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 712010 or later
  • 1642000 to 2009
  • 1281990 to 1999
  • 1311980 to 1989
  • 1171970 to 1979
  • 370Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 47.2%

Sagadahoc County marital status for males Sagadahoc County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 13,412
  • One, attached: 599
  • Two: 1,137
  • 3 or 4: 700
  • 5 to 9: 485
  • 10 to 19: 110
  • 20 to 49: 226
  • 50 or more: 392
  • Mobile homes: 1,721
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 15

Housing units in Sagadahoc County with a mortgage: 7,443 (127 second mortgage, 1,007 home equity loan, 16 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,431

Here:

63.6% with mortgage
State:

61.5% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Sagadahoc County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,1773
Mainline Protestant2,52715
Evangelical Protestant2,13420
Other6462
Orthodox881
None26,721-
Sagadahoc County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Sagadahoc County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
This county:

1.93 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Sagadahoc County:

4.40 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 37
This county:

10.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

11.02 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Sagadahoc County:

7.7%
Maine:

8.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Sagadahoc County:

26.5%
State:

25.0%

Agriculture in Sagadahoc County:

Average size of farms: 128 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $27,034
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $31,020
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 20.34%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.90%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $42,837
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.51%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 7.82
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 33.21%
Vegetables: 46 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 65 acres

Earthquake activity:

Sagadahoc County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 194.9 miles away from Sagadahoc County center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 92.5 miles away from the county center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 223.3 miles away from the county center
On 10/3/2006 at 00:07:38, a magnitude 4.3 (3.8 MB, 3.8 MW, 4.3 LG, Depth: 4.0 mi) earthquake occurred 89.3 miles away from the county center
On 2/26/1999 at 03:38:43, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 2.0 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 40.3 miles away from Sagadahoc County center
On 8/21/1996 at 07:54:14, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 76.0 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Maine Severe Winter Storm, Snowstorm, and Flooding, Incident Period: January 26, 2015 to January 29, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4208: March 12, 2015, FEMA Id: 4208, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm, Flood
  • Maine Winter Storm, Snow Storm, Flooding, Incident Period: February 08, 2013 to February 10, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4108: March 25, 2013, FEMA Id: 4108, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Storm, Flood, Snow
  • Maine Severe Winter Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: February 23, 2010 to March 02, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1891: March 25, 2010, FEMA Id: 1891, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • Maine Severe Winter Storm and Flooding, Incident Period: December 11, 2008 to December 29, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1815: January 09, 2009, FEMA Id: 1815, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • Maine Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 11, 2008 to December 29, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3298: December 15, 2008, FEMA Id: 3298, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Maine Severe Storms and Inland and Coastal Flooding, Incident Period: April 15, 2007 to April 23, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1693: April 25, 2007, FEMA Id: 1693, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Maine Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3256: September 19, 2005, FEMA Id: 3256, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Maine Severe Storms, Flooding, Snow Melt, and Ice Jams, Incident Period: December 10, 2003 to December 31, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1508: February 05, 2004, FEMA Id: 1508, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood, Snow
  • Maine Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 05, 2001 to March 31, 2001, Emergency Declared EM-3164: March 20, 2001, FEMA Id: 3164, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Maine Ice Storms, Incident Period: January 05, 1998 to January 25, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1198: January 13, 1998, FEMA Id: 1198, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm
  • 7 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Sagadahoc County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 9, Winter Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 2, Snows: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Sagadahoc

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 12,396 (71.6%)
  • Carpooled: 2,920 (16.9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 16 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 152 (0.9%)
  • Bicycle: 29 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 673 (3.9%)
  • Worked at home: 1,090 (6.3%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Canada (15%)
  • Germany (9%)
  • Philippines (7%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (6%)
  • Burma (6%)
  • Mexico (6%)
  • England (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Sagadahoc County


  • English (15%)
  • American (12%)
  • French Canadian (9%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • French (except Basque) (8%)
  • German (6%)
  • Scottish (4%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Sagadahoc County, Maine in 2000:

  • 153 people in nursing homes
  • 97 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 21 people in other group homes
  • 15 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 4 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 3 people in other workers' dormitories

People in group quarters in Sagadahoc County, Maine in 2010:

  • 177 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 61 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 12 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 6 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 5 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 2 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 2 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $65,382.

8.13% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($51,364 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.13%
Maine average:

5.91%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.73% relocated from other counties in Maine ($32,382 average AGI)
2.40% relocated from other states ($18,982 average AGI)
Sagadahoc County:

2.40%
Maine average:

2.80%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cumberland County, ME  2.81% ($48,018 average AGI)
from Androscoggin County, ME  0.82% ($41,638)
from Kennebec County, ME  0.66% ($46,627)
from Lincoln County, ME  0.60% ($42,163)
from York County, ME  0.20% ($37,645)
from Penobscot County, ME  0.18% ($43,643)


7.72% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($52,804 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.72%
Maine average:

5.73%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.58% relocated to other counties in Maine ($37,719 average AGI)
2.14% relocated to other states ($15,085 average AGI)
Sagadahoc County:

2.14%
Maine average:

2.61%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cumberland County, ME  2.52% ($60,456 average AGI)
to Androscoggin County, ME  0.88% ($45,522)
to Kennebec County, ME  0.81% ($46,234)
to Lincoln County, ME  0.70% ($41,710)
to York County, ME  0.16% ($51,240)
to Penobscot County, ME  0.15% ($23,783)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.4

Births per 1000 population in Sagadahoc County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 9.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Sagadahoc County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 4.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.5

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Sagadahoc County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 11.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Sagadahoc County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Sagadahoc County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Sagadahoc County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Sagadahoc County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Sagadahoc County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Sagadahoc County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 6,181 (5,047 aged, 1,134 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 240 (2%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Sagadahoc County, Maine in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (383)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (301)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (300)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (299)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (292)
  • Unspecified dementia (260)
  • Congestive heart failure (148)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (135)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (111)
  • Malignant neoplasm of prostate (78)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 5%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 996
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,006

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 34
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 78

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 24
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 126.6. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 35,300
  • In family households: 27,947 (4,808 male householders, 4,758 female householders)
    7,771 spouses, 8,149 children (7,592 natural, 227 adopted, 311 stepchildren), 510 grandchildren, 133 brothers or sisters, 244 parents, 346 other relatives, 1,061 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 7,111 (2,467 male householders (2,138 living alone)), 3,383 female householders (2,810 living alone)), 1,216 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 222

Size of family households: 5,096 2-persons, 2,340 3-persons, 1,457 4-persons, 476 5-persons, 134 6-persons, 74 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,949 1-person, 787 2-persons, 33 3-persons, 5 4-persons, 140 5-persons.

4,283 married couples with children.
1,778 single-parent households (591 men, 1,187 women).

96.8% of residents of Sagadahoc speak English at home.
1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (87% speak English very well, 13% speak English not well).
2.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (84% speak English very well, 7% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (77% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (88% speak English very well, 12% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $1,437,284,000 ($38,922 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,288,958,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $105,659,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $25,551,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $183,000
Federal grants: $31,538,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,235,247,000 ($1,234,088,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $39,107,000 ($35,035,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,298,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $14,687,000
Federal Government insurance: $17,348,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,164
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

54 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,524
Here:

41 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +78
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +1,089
Here:

+29 per 1000 residents
State:

+28 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Sagadahoc County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.01 millions of gallons per day (13% from ground, 87% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

4.1

Year house built in Sagadahoc County, Maine
  • Year house built in Sagadahoc County, Maine
  • 3132014 or later
  • 4902010 to 2013
  • 2,8462000 to 2009
  • 2,3411990 to 1999
  • 2,8471980 to 1989
  • 2,3681970 to 1979
  • 1,1641960 to 1969
  • 7931950 to 1959
  • 8051940 to 1949
  • 4,8671939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Sagadahoc County, Maine
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Sagadahoc County, Maine
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Sagadahoc County, Maine
  • 971 room
  • 402 rooms
  • 4033 rooms
  • 1,1814 rooms
  • 2,7205 rooms
  • 2,3566 rooms
  • 2,0097 rooms
  • 1,4608 rooms
  • 1,6409+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sagadahoc County, Maine
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sagadahoc County, Maine
  • 2731 room
  • 2242 rooms
  • 6673 rooms
  • 1,0784 rooms
  • 5595 rooms
  • 3286 rooms
  • 1787 rooms
  • 1538 rooms
  • 1219+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Sagadahoc County, Maine
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Sagadahoc County, Maine
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Sagadahoc County, Maine
  • 102no bedroom
  • 3931 bedroom
  • 3,2802 bedrooms
  • 5,6773 bedrooms
  • 2,1064 bedrooms
  • 3395+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sagadahoc County, Maine
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sagadahoc County, Maine
  • 272no bedroom
  • 1,0161 bedroom
  • 1,2812 bedrooms
  • 7943 bedrooms
  • 1914 bedrooms
  • 345+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Sagadahoc County, Maine in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Sagadahoc County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Sagadahoc County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 255no vehicle
  • 3,7031 vehicle
  • 5,2942 vehicles
  • 1,9403 vehicles
  • 4334 vehicles
  • 2545+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Sagadahoc County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Sagadahoc County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 648no vehicle
  • 1,6431 vehicle
  • 1,0032 vehicles
  • 1763 vehicles
  • 554 vehicles
  • 685+ vehicles

87.4% of Sagadahoc County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 30% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 80% lived in Maine.

Sagadahoc County:

87.4%
State average:

86.2%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 21,574
  • Other state: 12,388
  • Northeast: 7,310
  • Midwest: 1,897
  • South: 1,835
  • West: 1,291
Year householders moved into unit in Sagadahoc County, ME
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Sagadahoc County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 67.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 15.9%Wood
  • 7.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.0%Other fuel
  • 2.9%Utility gas
  • 2.1%Electricity
  • 0.2%Coal or coke
  • 0.2%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 60.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 15.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 14.3%Electricity
  • 3.7%Utility gas
  • 3.2%Other fuel
  • 2.2%Wood
  • 1.0%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Solar energy

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 229
Here:

7.6%
Maine:

9.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 140
Here:

9.3%
Maine:

11.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 214
Here:

16.1%
Maine:

26.4%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Sagadahoc County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $541,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $19,000
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,887,000
    General - Other: $2,666,000
    Police Protection: $1,441,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $422,000
    Central Staff Services: $317,000
    General Public Buildings: $154,000
    Financial Administration: $112,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $281,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Natural Resources - Other: $42,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $544,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,790,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,190,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $600,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $23,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $58,000
    General Public Building: $46,000
    General - Other: $21,000
    Central Staff Services: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,988,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,197,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,046,000

Sagadahoc County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $541,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $19,000
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,887,000
    General - Other: $2,666,000
    Police Protection: $1,441,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $422,000
    Central Staff Services: $317,000
    General Public Buildings: $154,000
    Financial Administration: $112,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $281,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Natural Resources - Other: $42,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $544,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,790,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,190,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $600,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $23,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $58,000
    General Public Building: $46,000
    General - Other: $21,000
    Central Staff Services: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,988,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,197,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,046,000

Sagadahoc County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $541,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $19,000
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,887,000
    General - Other: $2,666,000
    Police Protection: $1,441,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $422,000
    Central Staff Services: $317,000
    General Public Buildings: $154,000
    Financial Administration: $112,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $281,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Natural Resources - Other: $42,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $544,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,790,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,190,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $600,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $23,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $58,000
    General Public Building: $46,000
    General - Other: $21,000
    Central Staff Services: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,988,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,197,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,046,000

Sagadahoc County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $541,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $19,000
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,887,000
    General - Other: $2,666,000
    Police Protection: $1,441,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $422,000
    Central Staff Services: $317,000
    General Public Buildings: $154,000
    Financial Administration: $112,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $281,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Natural Resources - Other: $42,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $544,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,790,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,190,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $600,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $23,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $58,000
    General Public Building: $46,000
    General - Other: $21,000
    Central Staff Services: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,988,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,197,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,046,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 592
  • Number of aged recipients: 36
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 556
  • Number of recipients under 18: 64
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 437
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 91
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 261
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 250
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED158$157,513191$157,183999$167,967120$94,9581$132,000123$232,69946$64,826
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$151,83320$159,90096$173,35419$127,1050$018$215,1678$91,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED18$141,44440$193,725329$175,46537$84,4860$029$262,96628$79,429
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN14$142,50018$210,056178$178,2923$75,3330$012$203,0835$120,600
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$485,0000$023$174,6091$148,0000$00$01$132,000
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED22$183,18231$194,5161$383,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$168,00014$188,2140$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$188,2508$210,8750$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$199,5003$215,6670$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$68,0000$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Sagadahoc, ME
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Sagadahoc, ME - Value
Most common first names in Sagadahoc County, ME among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John19974.5 years
William17674.4 years
Mary15481.7 years
George14574.2 years
Robert13472.2 years
Charles13175.4 years
Ruth11579.7 years
James10673.5 years
Margaret10380.8 years
Joseph10174.9 years
Most common last names in Sagadahoc County, ME among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6678.1 years
Brown5877.9 years
Williams4780.0 years
White4776.9 years
Wallace4278.5 years
Pinkham4273.8 years
Morse3979.8 years
Moore3877.4 years
King3774.1 years
Wright3678.2 years
Businesses in Sagadahoc County, ME
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1McDonald's2
Arby's1Nissan1
Ashley Furniture2Payless1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Penske1
Burger King1RadioShack1
CVS1Rite Aid2
Circle K1Ruby Tuesday1
Curves1Shaw's1
DHL1Starbucks2
Dairy Queen2Subaru1
Domino's Pizza1Subway3
Dunkin Donuts3T-Mobile2
FedEx6Target1
GNC1Toyota1
GameStop2True Value1
Goodwill2U-Haul2
H&R Block1U.S. Cellular2
Hilton1UPS3
Holiday Inn1Walgreens1
Home Depot1Wendy's1
Little Caesars Pizza1World Gym1
Maurices1YMCA1

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  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
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