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Pittston, ME (Maine) Houses and Residents

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Pittston,ME index of house prices

Total population: 2,666 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 2,503 (41 farm, 2,462 nonfarm))

Houses: 1,167 (1,004 occupied: 869 owner occupied, 129 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

13%
State:

28%

Housing density: 36 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $118,987.

Median contract rent in 2016: $455 (lower quartile is $371, upper quartile is $538)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $970


Median gross rent in Pittston, ME in 2016: $571

Housing units in Pittston with a mortgage: 339 (31 second mortgage, 46 home equity loan, 4 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 166



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Pittston, Maine Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $149,813 (it was $82,500 in 2000)
Pittston:

$149,813
Maine:

$184,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $106,044 - $218,595

Household type by relationship:

Households: 118,515
  • In family households: 94,900 (22,087 male householders, 10,281 female householders)
    24,517 spouses, 30,267 children (27,598 natural, 906 adopted, 1,763 stepchildren), 1,557 grandchildren, 600 brothers or sisters, 773 parents, 662 other relatives, 3,577 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 23,615 (8,568 male householders (6,344 living alone)), 10,192 female householders (8,400 living alone)), 4,855 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 3,636 (1,308 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: -1 1-person, -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

18,848 married couples with children.
7,238 single-parent households (1,908 men, 5,330 women).

96.8% of residents of Pittston speak English at home.
3.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (69% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 12% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 49 (1.9%)
(24.5% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.0
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

5.3
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Pittston, Maine:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 211 bedroom
  • 2652 bedrooms
  • 3883 bedrooms
  • 1574 bedrooms
  • 455+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Pittston population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Pittston, Maine:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 101 bedroom
  • 522 bedrooms
  • 353 bedrooms
  • 294 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Pittston population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Pittston in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 26no vehicle
  • 2301 vehicle
  • 4292 vehicles
  • 1603 vehicles
  • 184 vehicles
  • 135+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Pittston population

Cars and other vehicles available in Pittston in renter-occupied apartments

  • 12no vehicle
  • 681 vehicle
  • 462 vehicles
  • 03 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Pittston population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Pittston, Maine:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 43 rooms
  • 1524 rooms
  • 2605 rooms
  • 1836 rooms
  • 1077 rooms
  • 918 rooms
  • 799+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Pittston population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Pittston, Maine:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 63 rooms
  • 364 rooms
  • 405 rooms
  • 296 rooms
  • 157 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Pittston population

Year house built

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Pittston, ME household income distribution

  • 27Less than $10,000
  • 37$10,000 to $14,999
  • 73$15,000 to $19,999
  • 69$20,000 to $24,999
  • 74$25,000 to $29,999
  • 46$30,000 to $34,999
  • 44$35,000 to $39,999
  • 35$40,000 to $44,999
  • 64$45,000 to $49,999
  • 84$50,000 to $59,999
  • 125$60,000 to $74,999
  • 160$75,000 to $99,999
  • 38$100,000 to $124,999
  • 71$125,000 to $149,999
  • 65$150,000 to $199,999
  • 22$200,000 or more

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 01995 to March 2000
  • 281990 to 1994
  • 01985 to 1989
  • 01980 to 1984
  • 01975 to 1979
  • 01970 to 1974
  • 01965 to 1969
  • 15Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Pittston population
Pittston commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 28
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 77
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 143
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 224
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 248
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 96
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 210
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 32
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 45
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 122
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 44
  • 90 or more minutes: 21
Pittston, ME Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 74.9%
Number of people working at home: 85 (6.0% of all workers)

Pittston mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 1,092 (82%)
  • Carpooled: 150 (11%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 4 (0%)
  • Walked: 20 (1%)
  • Other means: 24 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 48 (4%)

First ancestries reported:

 Unclassified or not reported: 544
 English: 514
 French (except Basque): 311
 Irish: 271
 United States or American: 226
 French Canadian: 154
 Other groups: 100
 German: 72
 Scotch-Irish: 62
 Italian: 44
 Scottish: 40
 Swedish: 37
 Polish: 25
 Czechoslovakian: 19
 Finnish: 15
 Lithuanian: 14
 Danish: 11
 Norwegian: 11
 Russian: 11
 Greek: 9
 Welsh: 7
 Dutch: 4
 Ukrainian: 2

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 81%Canada
  • 9%Germany
  • 9%Poland

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

  • This state: 2,036
  • Other state: 413
  • Northeast: 279
  • Midwest: 56
  • South: 73
  • West: 5

67% of Pittston residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 62% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 67% lived in Maine.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 5
  • 5th and 6th grade: 4
  • 7th and 8th grade: 51
  • 9th grade: 41
  • 10th grade: 29
  • 11th grade: 18
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 8
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 368
  • Less than 1 year of college: 51
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 94
  • Associate degree: 47
  • Bachelor's degree: 99
  • Master's degree: 21
  • Professional school degree: 8
  • Doctorate degree: 3

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 4
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 25
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 23
  • 11th grade: 13
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 25
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 414
  • Less than 1 year of college: 77
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 136
  • Associate degree: 50
  • Bachelor's degree: 86
  • Master's degree: 30
  • Professional school degree: 15
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

Pittston marital status for males
Pittston marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 784
  • One, attached: 17
  • Two: 15
  • 3 or 4: 11
  • Mobile homes: 239

Median worth of mobile homes: $80,321

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2.0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1.1%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Pittston:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Pittston
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (79.8%)
  • Wood (16.4%)
  • Electricity (3.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (90.5%)
  • Wood (6.3%)
  • Electricity (3.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 10
Here:

3.7%
Maine:

6.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 3
Here:

1.7%
Maine:

8.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 7
Here:

11.5%
Maine:

28.3%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)