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Hollis, Maine (ME) Poverty Rate Data
Information about poor and low-income residents



6.2% of Hollis, ME residents had an income below the poverty level in 2019, which was 75.5% less than the poverty level of 10.9% across the entire state of Maine. Taking into account residents not living in families, 17.8% of high school graduates and 14.1% of non high school graduates live in poverty. The poverty rate was 7.0% among disabled males and 15.5% among disabled females. The renting rate among poor residents was 51.5%. For comparison, it was 12.7% among residents with income above the poverty level.

Poverty rates in Hollis, ME

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2019:
Hollis:

6.2%
Whole state:

10.9%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2019:
Hollis:

2.1%
Whole state:

4.0%

Poverty rate among disabled males:
Hollis:

7.0%
Maine:

15.6%
Disability rate in this town among poor males (it is 13.4% among male residents who are not classified as poor):
Hollis:

19.1%
Maine:

36.5%

Poverty rate among disabled females:
Hollis:

15.5%
Maine:

21.5%
Disability rate in this town among poor females (it is 10.4% among female residents who are not classified as poor):
Hollis:

19.8%
Maine:

34.3%

Renting rate in this town among poor and not poor residents:
Residents below poverty level:

51.5%
Residents above poverty level:

12.7%

Poverty by age in Hollis, ME

Breakdown by age of poor male residents in Hollis
  • Breakdown by age of poor male residents in Hollis,ME (percentage below poverty level)
  • 0.0%Under 5 years
  • 0.0%5 years
  • 4.6%6 to 11 years
  • 7.5%12 to 14 years
  • 0.0%15 years
  • 21.6%16 and 17 years
  • 4.5%18 to 24 years
  • 2.4%25 to 34 years
  • 6.3%35 to 44 years
  • 0.0%45 to 54 years
  • 3.1%55 to 64 years
  • 1.5%65 to 74 years
  • 13.7%75 years and over
Breakdown by age of poor female residents in Hollis
  • Breakdown by age of poor female residents in Hollis,ME (percentage below poverty level)
  • 3.2%Under 5 years
  • 0.0%5 years
  • 34.4%6 to 11 years
  • 3.3%12 to 14 years
  • 0.0%15 years
  • 16.3%16 and 17 years
  • 5.3%18 to 24 years
  • 11.2%25 to 34 years
  • 8.1%35 to 44 years
  • 0.0%45 to 54 years
  • 6.6%55 to 64 years
  • 9.4%65 to 74 years
  • 12.5%75 years and over
Breakdown by age of very poor residents in Hollis, ME
  • Breakdown by age of very poor residents in Hollis,ME (% below half of poverty level)
  • 2.3%Under 5 years
  • 0.0%5 years
  • 5.1%6 to 11 years
  • 0.0%12 to 14 years
  • 0.0%15 years
  • 6.3%16 and 17 years
  • 3.6%18 to 24 years
  • 2.8%25 to 34 years
  • 3.3%35 to 44 years
  • 0.0%45 to 54 years
  • 1.7%55 to 64 years
  • 0.0%65 to 74 years
  • 0.0%75 years and over

Poverty by race and place of birth in Hollis, ME

Breakdown of poor residents within races (income below poverty level) in Hollis, ME
  • Breakdown of poor residents within races in Hollis, ME (%)
  • 6.0%White
  • 100.0%Black
  • 0.0%Asian
Breakdown of poor residents within races (income below poverty level) in Hollis, ME
  • Breakdown of poor residents within races in Hollis, ME (absolute numbers)
  • 266White
  • 46Black
Poverty status for native-born residents
  • 6.2%Below poverty level
  • 93.8%Above poverty level

Poverty in families in Hollis, ME

Children below poverty level:
Hollis, Maine:

9.7%
State:

13.4%
Poverty rate among high school graduates not in families:
Hollis:

17.8%
Maine:

18.1%
Poverty rate among people who did not graduate high school not in families:
Hollis:

14.1%
Maine:

42.0%
Poor families by family type
  • 31.8%Married-couple family
  • 0.0%Male, no wife present
  • 68.2%Female, no husband present
Breakdown of poor residents in Hollis not in families by work experience
  • 0.0%Worked full-time, year-round
  • 67.7%Worked part-time
  • 32.3%Did not work
Breakdown of poor married-couple families by work experience
  • 0.0%Both worked full-time
  • 31.6%One full-time, other part-time
  • 0.0%One full-time, other didn't work
  • 0.0%Both worked part-time
  • 31.6%One part-time, other didn't work
  • 36.8%Both didn't work

Other data

Year house/condo built for residents below and above poverty levels
  • Owners below poverty level
  • 20.0%1999 to 2000
  • 28.0%1995 to 1998
  • 0.0%1990 to 1994
  • 0.0%1980 to 1989
  • 38.0%1970 to 1979
  • 0.0%1960 to 1969
  • 0.0%1950 to 1959
  • 0.0%1940 to 1949
  • 14.0%1939 or earlier
  • Owners above poverty level
  • 4.3%1999 to 2000
  • 9.7%1995 to 1998
  • 7.4%1990 to 1994
  • 20.2%1980 to 1989
  • 25.4%1970 to 1979
  • 7.1%1960 to 1969
  • 3.8%1950 to 1959
  • 3.4%1940 to 1949
  • 18.6%1939 or earlier
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