Jump to a detailed profile or search site with Google Custom Search

Southport, ME (Maine) Houses and Residents

Southport,ME index of house prices

Total population: 606 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 677 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 913 (332 occupied: 308 owner occupied, 54 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

15%
State:

29%

Housing density: 170 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015 in this county: $311,667.

Median contract rent in 2015: $454 (lower quartile is $381, upper quartile is $547)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $791


Median gross rent in Southport, ME in 2015: $563

Housing units in Southport with a mortgage: 111 (2 second mortgage, 14 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 130



Southport, ME forum
Recent posts about housing in Southport, Maine on our local forum with over 2,000,000 registered users:
Just wanted to say thank you to the people of Maine!  (31 replies)
Maine = Wow!!!  (44 replies)
Southport, Maine Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $407,193 (it was $220,200 in 2000)
Southport:

$407,193
Maine:

$180,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $180,651 - $687,939

Household type by relationship:

Households: 677
  • In family households: 539 (180 male householders, 36 female householders)
    202 spouses, 107 children (93 natural, 7 adopted, 7 stepchildren), 2 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 5 parents, 2 other relatives, 5 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 138 (58 male householders (48 living alone)), 63 female householders (56 living alone)), 17 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 147 2-persons, 37 3-persons, 28 4-persons, 4 5-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 104 1-person, 17 2-persons.

81 married couples with children.
17 single-parent households (6 men, 11 women).

98.5% of residents of Southport speak English at home.
0.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English well).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 14 (2.1%)
(85.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.3
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

5.1
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 121 bedroom
  • 802 bedrooms
  • 1483 bedrooms
  • 344 bedrooms
  • 135+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Southport population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Southport, Maine:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 61 bedroom
  • 202 bedrooms
  • 133 bedrooms
  • 44 bedrooms
  • 25+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Southport population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 17no vehicle
  • 941 vehicle
  • 1422 vehicles
  • 283 vehicles
  • 24 vehicles
  • 45+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Southport population

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

  • 2no vehicle
  • 201 vehicle
  • 192 vehicles
  • 43 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Southport population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Southport, Maine:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 23 rooms
  • 404 rooms
  • 605 rooms
  • 506 rooms
  • 617 rooms
  • 538 rooms
  • 219+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Southport population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Southport, Maine:

  • 01 room
  • 22 rooms
  • 23 rooms
  • 104 rooms
  • 145 rooms
  • 86 rooms
  • 57 rooms
  • 28 rooms
  • 29+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Southport population

Year house built

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

  • Southport, ME household income distribution

  • 15Less than $10,000
  • 20$10,000 to $14,999
  • 21$15,000 to $19,999
  • 30$20,000 to $24,999
  • 33$25,000 to $29,999
  • 37$30,000 to $34,999
  • 17$35,000 to $39,999
  • 18$40,000 to $44,999
  • 19$45,000 to $49,999
  • 24$50,000 to $59,999
  • 25$60,000 to $74,999
  • 14$75,000 to $99,999
  • 27$100,000 to $124,999
  • 8$125,000 to $149,999
  • 12$150,000 to $199,999
  • 17$200,000 or more

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 01995 to March 2000
  • 21990 to 1994
  • 01985 to 1989
  • 01980 to 1984
  • 01975 to 1979
  • 01970 to 1974
  • 21965 to 1969
  • 10Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Southport population
Southport commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 23
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 31
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 60
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 45
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 12
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 2
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 10
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 4
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 0
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 9
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 10
  • 90 or more minutes: 12
Southport, ME Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 84.6%
Number of people working at home: 23 (9.5% of all workers)

Southport mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 172 (71%)
  • Carpooled: 22 (9%)
  • Railroad: 5 (2%)
  • Ferryboat: 2 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 5 (2%)
  • Walked: 10 (4%)
  • Other means: 2 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 23 (10%)

First ancestries reported:

 English: 185
 United States or American: 56
 Irish: 46
 Scottish: 42
 French Canadian: 27
 German: 25
 Scotch-Irish: 23
 Other groups: 20
 French (except Basque): 17
 Italian: 15
 British: 12
 Swedish: 9
 Dutch: 8
 Polish: 8
 Romanian: 8
 Danish: 4
 Russian: 4
 Scandinavian: 4
 Greek: 2
 Finnish: 2
 Canadian: 2
 Portuguese: 2
 Swiss: 2

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

  • 43%United Kingdom
  • 14%Sweden
  • 14%Korea
  • 14%Mexico
  • 14%Panama

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

  • This state: 298
  • Northeast: 263
  • Midwest: 39
  • South: 28
  • West: 14

76% of Southport residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 50% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 24% lived in Maine.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 4
  • 10th grade: 5
  • 11th grade: 10
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 5
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 71
  • Less than 1 year of college: 6
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 49
  • Associate degree: 12
  • Bachelor's degree: 63
  • Master's degree: 33
  • Professional school degree: 12
  • Doctorate degree: 5

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 6
  • 10th grade: 6
  • 11th grade: 2
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 2
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 62
  • Less than 1 year of college: 22
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 45
  • Associate degree: 39
  • Bachelor's degree: 83
  • Master's degree: 22
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.8%Males
  • 4.4%Females
Southport marital status for males
Southport marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 883
  • One, attached: 6
  • Two: 4
  • 3 or 4: 4
  • Mobile homes: 14
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 2

Median worth of mobile homes: $138,585

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Southport:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 84.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 11.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.1%Electricity
  • 2.1%Wood

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 86.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.4%Electricity
  • 4.4%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Maine:

6.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 2
Here:

9.1%
Maine:

8.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 2
Here:

22.2%
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)